Rex Burkhead

Teammate hurts Tom Brady, scares hell out of Patriots fans

It was friendly fire.<p>The Patriots say quarterback Tom Brady did not attend a scheduled AFC championship news conference Wednesday because he was …

New England

Super Bowl 2018: AFC, NFC Conference Championship Predictions and Vegas Odds

The 1999 St. Louis Rams went from 4-12 to a Super Bowl championship in the span of just one year. It was a remarkable accomplishment, especially considering they lost starting quarterback Trent Green to a knee injury in the preseason. Kurt Warner eventually took over, and the rest is history.<p>As …

Blake Bortles

NFL Insiders predict: Le'Veon Bell's best 2018 team fit

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell said last week that he's prepared to sit out a season, or even retire, if he is hit with the franchise …

Le'Veon Bell

2017 Fantasy Football Season in Review: Touches, Fantasy stats pointing up for running backs - CBSSports.com

It wasn't long ago when people feared running backs being in short supply. That's history as NFL teams have begun respecting the position again, and …

Latavius Murray

Wednesday AFC Championship Game Injury Report - Jacksonville Jaguars vs New England Patriots

<b>JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS at NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS</b><p>JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS<p>Practice Report<p>DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE<p>Wednesday<p>S Tashaun Gipson (foot), G …

New England

Ranking the most popular names of NFL Championship Sunday

As the NFL world prepares for Conference Championship Sunday, four teams will be vying for a spot in the Super Bowl.<p>It starts with the upstart …

NFL

New England Patriots: Getting ready for the AFC Championship Game

That trophy between the helmets is named after the late Lamar Hunt, long-time owner of the Kansas City Chiefs and one of the founders of the American …

New England

Patriots-Jaguars: New England has a strong history against Pete Carroll’s defense

The New England Patriots are a reasonable pick to win over the Jacksonville Jaguars as the team is 5-1 in conference title games at Gillette Stadium. …

New England

Patriots name 6 practice players of the week following win over Titans

The postseason is different from the regular season in many way. One thing, however, does never change and that is the New England Patriots handing …

James Develin

Tomase: Garoppolo showed Patriots exactly how to carve up Jaguars

From snap to release, the throw against one of the league's most aggressive pass rushes required 1.92 seconds.<p>That was enough time for a three-step …

New England

I Scouted the Patriots Using Steve Belichick’s Scouting Manual. Here’s What I Learned

FOXBORO, Mass. — I felt my chances of getting hired by the Patriots slipping away.<p>My trial assignment—to analyze the divisional-round playoff game …

NFL

Phil Perry's Patriots-Titans report card

They didn't need it, but Josh McDaniels and Matt Patricia -- both of whom are about to accept gigs as head coaches -- added a tidy little coda to …

New England

Patriots' Dion Lewis hits stride after major injuries and 985-day hiatus

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- On a steamy day in July 2015, Dion Lewis took the field under an angry sky in upstate New York. He was about to begin a workout …

New England

Ask PFW: Jacked up about Jags

<b>This Jaguars team is similar to that Denver defense that gave us a hard time for years.</b> <b>They have good defensive backs and a good pass rush. The only</b> …

New England Patriots

The season that was: How would a perfect draft have looked?

You won your fantasy league this year. You earned bragging rights over all of your friends. You crushed the draft, taking Todd Gurley in the second …

Football (U.S.)

Report: McDaniels prefers Titans over Colts

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Patriots OC Josh McDaniels "would prefer the Titans over all coaching jobs."<p>Impending free agent Allen Robinson …

Pat Shurmur

Mut responds to the K&C Show benching him on Fridays

• This Just In<br>• Audio<br>• Trending<p>Stars 3, Bruins 2: Bruins salvage poor start with point in OT<br>• Patriots respond to Jalen Ramsey's guarantee of Jaguars winning …

Rob Ninkovich

Bill Belichick Wants You To Recognize Brandon Bolden’s Value To Patriots

2,738<p>FOXBORO, Mass. — Few New England Patriots players receive more universal praise from coach Bill Belichick than running back Brandon Bolden, and …

New England

With McDaniels, Patricia heading out, Pats now have double the distraction potential

News about the Patriots coordinators over the past 24 hours is far from a shock.<p>And it’s not really news if you’ve been sticking with us over the …

New England

Antonio Brown active for Divisional Round

Antonio Brown (calf, illness) is active for Sunday's Divisional Round game against the Jaguars.<p>According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Patriots OC …

Fantasy Sports

MLB Notebook: Red Sox, Betts can't get on same page; Rookie camp upcoming and more

Email<p>Print<p>Do the Red Sox have a <b>Mookie Betts</b> problem?<p>It’s not an unreasonable question to ask, based on the last 10 months.<p>Last spring, the Sox and …

Baseball

Mike Gillislee working his way back from sprained knee ligament

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Quick-hit thoughts and notes around the New England Patriots and NFL:<p>1. Patriots running back Mike Gillislee, who has been …

New England

2018 NFL Playoff Picks: 5 Reasons The Jaguars Will Beat The Patriots In The AFC Championship Game

The matchup is set now, as the No. 3-seeded Jacksonville Jaguars will head to Foxborough to face Tom Brady and the top-seeded New England Patriots at 3:05 p.m. on Jan. 21 at Gillette Stadium for their first trip to the AFC Championship since 1999.<p>There are plenty who are already saying the Patriots …

Blake Bortles

Rex Burkhead, Mike Gillislee out for Patriots

New England Patriots running backs Rex Burkhead and Mike Gillislee are inactive for Saturday's divisional-round playoff game against the Tennessee …

New England

Round 2 on hold: Jaguars will face Patriots after shocking Steelers

Round 2 will have to wait for the 2018 regular season.<p>One day after Le'Veon Bell tweeted his guarantee that the Steelers would have the opportunity …

New England Patriots

The 5 most important assignments vs. Tennessee, if they choose to accept them

Email<p>Print<p>When the Patriots take the field tonight against the Titans in an AFC Divisional Playoff Game, the players — as always but especially in …

Dustin Pedroia

Injuries: Patriots RBs Gillislee, Burkhead inactive

<b>Antonio Brown</b>'s calf is good to go. His immune system? Not so much.<p>The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver was sent home from practice Friday with an …

Mike Gillislee

Fantasy Football Divisional Round Injury Report Update: Antonio Brown expected to make his return - CBSSports.com

Playing in a playoff challenge for Fantasy? We've got the latest on injuries to help you out.<p>The divisional round has a much more streamlined injury …

Marqise Lee

Patriots inactives: CB Johnson Bademosi, DT Alan Branch, LB David Harris, WR Kenny Britt, OL Cole Croston, RB Mike Gillislee, RB Rex Burkhead.

Patriots inactives: CB Johnson Bademosi, DT Alan Branch, LB David Harris, WR Kenny Britt, OL Cole Croston, RB Mike Gillislee, RB Rex Burkhead.

Mike Gillislee

Vikings activate Sam Bradford from IR

Vikings activated Sam Bradford from injured reserve.<p>NFL Network's Aditi Kinkhabwala reports Antonio Brown "looked fully healthy" during a walkthrough …

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