Robert Kraft tells CNN he wants Tom Brady to sign a one-day contract and retire as a New England Patriot

Robert Kraft tells CNN he wants Tom Brady to sign a one-day contract and retire as a New England Patriot

CNN — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft told CNN Thursday that he wants Tom Brady to sign a one-day contract and officially retire as a Patriot. “Not only do I want it, our fans are clamoring for it,” said Kraft. “For us he has always been a patriot and always will be. “We will … Read more

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

Man dies after brawl at high school basketball game

Man dies after brawl at high school basketball game

CNN — A 60-year-old man has died after a brawl that broke out Tuesday night in the city of Alburgh during a high school basketball game, the Vermont State Police (VST) said in a statement Wednesday. Russell Giroux was taken by ambulance to Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans, where he was pronounced dead, VST … 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

Ryan Reynolds watches Wrexham play thrilling FA Cup match

Ryan Reynolds watches Wrexham play thrilling FA Cup match

CNN — As the saying goes, it’s hope that kills you as a football fan – just ask Ryan Reynolds. The Hollywood actor experienced the full spectrum of emotions on Sunday as he watched Wrexham – the club Reynolds co-owns with Rob McElhenney – draw 3-3 against Sheffield United in a thrilling FA Cup match. … 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

NFL Playoffs: Conference Championship Preview

NFL Playoffs: Conference Championship Preview

CNN — The race for the NFL’s coveted Lombardi trophy has been reduced to just four teams. Playoff tension continues on Sunday with the Conference Championships. First, Brock Purdy and the 49ers take on Jalen Hurts and the Philadelphia Eagles. Later that night, Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals take on Patrick Mahomes and the … Read more

Aryna Sabalenka defeats Elena Rybakina to win exciting women’s Australian Open final

Aryna Sabalenka defeats Elena Rybakina to win exciting women’s Australian Open final

CNN — Belarusian-born Aryna Sabalenka defeated Elena Rybakina in three sets to win a thrilling Australian Open women’s final on Saturday. She became the first player to compete under a neutral flag and secure a grand slam. Amid the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, tournament organizer Tennis Australia demanded that Russian and Belarusian players compete neutrally. … Read more