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# american-football - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Tennessee Titans stroll past Buffalo Bills in Covid-rescheduled match

The hosts remain undefeated while the New York side suffered their first loss of the season.

# american-football - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Saints rally from 17 points behind to pip Chargers in overtime thriller

41-year-old quarterback Drew Brees kicked into gear with his side down 20-3 just before half-time.

# american-football - Monday 21 September, 2020

Newton comes up agonisingly short as Seahawks thwart Pats comeback

Cam Newton was stopped on the goalline with the final play of the game as the Pats fell to 1-1.

# american-football - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Brady off the mark in Bucs win, Cowboys stun Falcons

Brady threw for 217 yards with one touchdown against the Carolina Panthers.

# american-football - Friday 7 August, 2020

66 NFL players opt out of 2020 season due to coronavirus concerns

The Patriots have seen the most withdrawals, including linebacker Dont’a Hightower and safety Patrick Chung.

# american-football - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

College football organisers say they will wait until June for decision on Dublin fixture

Organisers of the Aer Lingus Classic, set for August, say the game does not need a license and so is not subject to the government’s 5,000-person limit on gatherings.

# american-football - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Jameis Winston signs for Saints after losing Tampa job to Tom Brady

The 2015 #1 pick will fight for a place as backup to Drew Brees.

# american-football - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Tom Brady kicked out of Tampa park for working out during lockdown Stay At Home This post contains videos

Tom Brady kicked out of Tampa park for working out during lockdown

Brady moved to Tampa in the post-season.

# american-football - Monday 6 April, 2020

NFL Draft to be fully virtual as team facilities remain closed

The 2020 NFL Draft will be fully virtual, commissioner Roger Goodell informed the 32 teams on Monday.

# american-football - Friday 27 March, 2020

'I don't understand how New England let him get away' - NFL icon Joe Montana on Brady exit

The legendary quarterback has signed for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

# american-football - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Commissioner Goodell tells NFL teams to close facilities

Roger Goodell said the shutdown of NFL facilities will carry on until April 8 due to the global health crisis.

# american-football - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Former NFL MVP Cam Newton released by Carolina Panthers

The quarter-back played only two games in 2019, losing both, with a Lisfranc fracture forcing him to watch the rest of a 5-11 season from the sideline.

Glazer family thanked as Buccaneers predict Tom Brady will 'define franchise for years'

Tampa Bay general manager Jason Licht says the 42-year-old quarterback has not been signed for what he has achieved in the past.

# american-football - Saturday 21 March, 2020

NFL free agency winners and losers: Improvements in Indy, Bucs wrong to bet on Brady

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made the splash signing of Tom Brady, but they are not among the winners from free agency.

# american-football - Friday 20 March, 2020

Broncos release former Super Bowl MVP after just one season

Elsewhere, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton has become the first player or coach in the NFL known to have contracted the coronavirus.

# american-football - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Tom Brady to join Tampa Bay Buccaneers – reports

NFL great Tom Brady is poised to move to Tampa Bay to play for the Buccaneers.

# american-football - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Colts reportedly sign 8-time Pro Bowl quarterback to $25 million contract

The next domino in free agency has fallen, with the Indianapolis signing Philip Rivers.

# american-football - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Gronk set to sign WWE deal and feature next week if event goes ahead

The former NFL star appeared at WrestleMania 33 in 2017, assisting his friend Mojo Rawley.

# american-football - Monday 10 February, 2020

Rivers to enter free agency after 16 years with Chargers

Veteran quarterback Philip Rivers is unsure what the future holds after ending his long record-breaking spell with the Chargers.

# american-football - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

'I want to be in Kansas City for a long time' - Mahomes relaxed over contract talk

A bumper new contract is surely heading Patrick Mahomes’ way, though the Super Bowl LIV MVP is not worrying about when it might come.

# american-football - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Lamar Jackson crowned NFL's MVP for the season

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson has succeeded Patrick Mahomes as the NFL’s MVP after a stellar season.

# american-football - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Two-time Super Bowl champion Eli Manning announces retirement

‘For 16 seasons, Eli Manning defined what it is to be a New York Giant.’

# american-football - Monday 20 January, 2020

Tom Brady 'open-minded' as Patriots great nears free agency

He has played his entire career for the New England Patriots but Brady is open-minded about joining another team in free agency.

# american-football - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Former Chargers star Antonio Gates retires from NFL

A career that will almost certainly see him enshrined in the Hall of Fame has been brought to an end.

# american-football - Monday 13 January, 2020

Packers hold off Seahawks to advance from playoffs and move a step closer to Super Bowl

The Green Bay Packers overcame the Seattle Seahawks to reach the NFC Championship Game.

# american-football - Sunday 12 January, 2020

49ers march on after vanquishing Vikings

The San Francisco 49ers moved a step closer to the Super Bowl with a comfortable win.

Titans take out Super Bowl favourites Ravens in Baltimore

The New England Patriots one week, the Baltimore Ravens the next. The Tennessee Titans caused another upset on Saturday.

# american-football - Thursday 9 January, 2020

Lamar Jackson has been the NFL's best player this season. Now it's his time to shine

Then there were 8. Paul Hosford previews this weekend’s NFL divisional round.

# american-football - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

'I know I still have more to prove,' says Tom Brady as he hints at NFL return

Retirement does not appear to be on the mind of the 42-year-old.

# american-football - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Adama Traore approached by NFL teams, says Wolves team-mate Saiss

The pacy attacker is having the best season of his career.

# american-football - Monday 6 January, 2020

'I'll explore those opportunities' - Brady open to move away from Patriots

The star quarterback also reiterated is desire to keep playing in the NFL.

Dallas Cowboys fire head coach Jason Garrett

After they finished with an 8-8 record and missed out on the playoffs, owner Jerry Jones has made the call.

Seahawks power past Eagles in NFL playoffs

DK Metcalf starred in the wild-card round victory.

# american-football - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Beaten Patriots coach Belichick angered by Brady question

The future of Tom Brady was on the agenda after the New England Patriots were dumped out of the NFL playoffs.

End of New England dynasty? Titans stun Brady's Patriots in NFL playoffs

Deshaun Watson helped the Houston Texans complete a memorable comeback against the Buffalo Bills in overtime meanwhile.

# american-football - Monday 30 December, 2019

New York Giants searching for new head coach again after dismissing Shurmur

Over his two seasons as head coach, Shurmur managed a 9-23 record.

Brady bemoans 'bad mistakes' after Patriots are condemned to first wildcard game in a decade

The Super Bowl champions suffered a shock loss to Miami Dolphins.

49ers head for the playoffs as NFC's top seed after dramatic finale in Seattle

Philadelphia Eagles and Tennessee Titans booked postseason berths on the final day of the regular season.

# american-football - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Shock defeat to the Dolphins costs the Patriots a first-round bye

Kansas City Chiefs took advantage of New England’s first home loss to Miami since 2008.

# american-football - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

Packers beat Vikings to clinch first divisional title since 2016

The Green Bay Packers were crowned NFC North champions on Monday.

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