NFL ICYMI: As of now, Brady, Patriots not what they've been

Tom Brady scrambled and heaved up a wobbly pass off his back foot, the sort of thing a less-experienced, less-accomplished and, well, less-cool QB might do. The ball was picked off, ...

NFL ICYMI: Good as Belichick is, Pats erred on Miami Miracle

Bill Belichick is universally recognized as one of the best coaches — if not THE best coach — in NFL history, and he owns the Super Bowl titles to prove it. That doesn't mean he — or his entire New En...

NFL ICYMI: Baker's got no love for Hue; Browns matter now

Led by brash rookie QB Baker Mayfield, the Cleveland Browns suddenly merit keeping an eye on. Are they legitimate playoff contenders yet? Of course not; only their most ardent fans w...

ICYMI in NFL Week 11: Alex Smith leg break like Theismann's

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — As much as the NFL would rather if everyone discussed all of the yards and TDs produced in game after game, and for whatever advancements have been made in player safety over time...

ICYMI in NFL Week 10: Bowles' Jets bad; Norman knocks fans

Time to start the "Which coaches are on the way out?" watch in the NFL, and all eyes are on Todd Bowles of the New York Jets at the moment. How quickly it all fell apart for them. ...

ICYMI in NFL Week 9: Saints' Thomas phones home in key win

No real reason for everyone to flip out at what New Orleans wideout Michael Thomas did with a flip phone. He was just having a bit of fun, paying homage to former Saints receiver Joe Horne's own cell-...

ICYMI in NFL Week 8: Jaguars falling apart, on and off field

Whether it's a quartet of players getting arrested for failing to pay a tab at a British nightclub or a locker-room spat or a four-game losing streak, things couldn't get much worse for the Jacksonvil...

ICYMI in NFL Week 7: Kaepernick, social issues back in news

Colin Kaepernick is no longer in the NFL — which, when one considers that Derek Anderson and Cody Kessler are getting snaps at quarterback, is fascinating — and the White House-driven conversation abo...

1st-place Skins look ahead to NYG after 20-17 win vs. Dallas

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — As important as it was for the Washington Redskins to finally put together two consecutive victories, coach Jay Gruden knows that being in first place atop the NFC East at this po...

Kerrigan's strip-sack, missed FG help 'Skins top 'Boys 20-17

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan's strip-sack of Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott was recovered for a touchdown by Preston Smith with just under five minutes left in the fourth q...

ICYMI in NFL Week 6: Mark your calendar for Brady-Mahomes II

Anyone who missed the Game of the Season — Tom Brady and the New England Patriots 43, Pat Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs 40 — can take solace in knowing there very well could be a rematch a little...

ICYMI in NFL Week 5: Giants' Shurmur deals with OBJ, losses

New York Giants coach Pat Shurmur is in charge of a bad team and a generally unproductive offense. The last thing he needs is a grumpy playmaker who bad-mouths teammates, but that's exactly what he ha...

ICYMI in NFL Week 4: Earl Thomas' middle finger says plenty

Whether or not Earl Thomas should have raised his middle finger in the direction of his team's sideline, this much is clear: His broken leg amid an ongoing flap with the Seattle Seahawks illustrates w...

A-Rod driven to drink as Packers digest 31-17 loss to Skins

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — So, Aaron Rodgers was asked, what do you say to your Green Bay Packers teammates after winning just one of the season's first three games? His reply: "I would pr...

Peterson runs for 120 yards, 2 TDs, Skins top Packers 31-17

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Adrian Peterson ran for 120 yards and a pair of 2-yard scores, Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes — all in the first half Sunday — and the Washington Redskins held on for a 31-...