Tom Brady’s broadcasting future presents a new challenge for the ultimate champion

Tom Brady’s broadcasting future presents a new challenge for the ultimate champion

CNN — Tom Brady was the eventual winner on the field, but that success doesn’t guarantee the seven-time Super Bowl champion will make a seamless transition as he steps into the TV booth to begin his new role as leading NFL analyst. Brady, 45, who retired from the National Football League earlier on Wednesday after … Read more

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady announces his retirement

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady announces his retirement

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — This time, Tom Brady says he’s done for good. The seven-time Super Bowl winner with New England and Tampa Bay announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday, exactly one year after he first said his playing days were over, posting a short video takes just under a minute on social … Read more

Why the Super Bowl is ‘an important moment for a lot of black young quarterbacks coming up’

Why the Super Bowl is ‘an important moment for a lot of black young quarterbacks coming up’

CNN — For Doug Williams, the first black quarterback to start and win the Super Bowl, watching the NFL Conference Championship games on Sunday was an emotional moment. Almost exactly 35 years after winning the Super Bowl with the then Washington Redskins, Williams watched in glee as Patrick Mahomes and Jalen Hurts led the Kansas … Read more

Brother against brother: Kelce prepares for Super Bowl showdown

Brother against brother: Kelce prepares for Super Bowl showdown

Kansas City, Mo. (AP) — Donna Kelce will have to pull out that now-familiar custom shirt — the one with Kansas City Chiefs Travis Kelce’s tight end sewn to Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce’s back — one more time this season. At least this time she will see her boys in person. For the first … Read more

Raiders have not yet allowed Derek Carr to seek trade: Sources

Raiders have not yet allowed Derek Carr to seek trade: Sources

With a deadline approaching in the Derek Carr sweepstakes, the Raiders have had a problem finding a trading partner for their quarterback. The Raiders have not allowed Carr’s agent to talk to other teams, league and team sources familiar with the matter confirmed The athletic on Monday. Sports Illustrated broke the news first. Here’s what … Read more

Donna Kelce becomes the first mother to pit two sons against each other in the Super Bowl

Donna Kelce becomes the first mother to pit two sons against each other in the Super Bowl

CNN — Watching your kids succeed is what every parent wants. But for Donna Kelce, the success of her two sons will create a conflict of interest. Donna’s two sons – Jason and Travis – are stars in the NFL, both stalwarts for their respective Philadelphia Eagles and the Kansas City Chiefs, and on Sunday … Read more

Empire State Building shakes up New Yorkers as they celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles’ Super Bowl victory

Empire State Building shakes up New Yorkers as they celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles’ Super Bowl victory

CNN — The Empire State Building was lit up in green and white to celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles’ victory in Sunday’s NFC Championship game — a decision that has sparked a bit of backlash in the Big Apple. The Eagles advanced to the Super Bowl for the first time since 2018 after defeating the San … Read more

Kansas City Chiefs meet Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LVII

Kansas City Chiefs meet Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LVII

CNN — The Kansas City Chiefs advance to Super Bowl LVII after beating the Cincinnati Bengals 23-20 in Sunday’s AFC Championship game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. After suffering a high ankle sprain last week in the Chiefs’ Divisional Round victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars, Patrick Mahomes led the team to a back-and-forth … Read more

Chiefs beat Bengals 23-20 in the last second for the AFC title

Chiefs beat Bengals 23-20 in the last second for the AFC title

Kansas City, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes had to rely on his badly sprained right ankle instead of his strong right arm as the Kansas City Chiefs raced desperately with a chance to win the AFC championship. The All-Pro quarterback, who missed three wide receivers due to injuries and mistreated himself, started in third near … Read more

Hurts, Eagles fly to Super Bowl, beat 49ers for NFC title

Hurts, Eagles fly to Super Bowl, beat 49ers for NFC title

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jalen Hurts can conduct a sing-along, and he can orchestrate the kind of punishing score drives that sent the Eagles to the Super Bowl. At the end of another triumph, Hurts stood on the podium on the field—as his Eagles teammates passed the NFC championship trophy—grabbing a microphone in front of what … Read more