Sunday the New England Patriots will host the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL’s AFC Championship Game. The Patriots had gone three years without a playoff win before routing Denver last weekend. New England will tell anyone who listens that the past doesn’t matter. But as Only A Game’s Doug Tribou reports … it does.
Nobody would deny that Boston is a sports town. But which sport? Bill Littlefield tackles the age-old question in his latest commentary.
The Patriots and Broncos met in Denver on December 18. Saturday, they meet in Foxborough and will battle for the right to advance to the AFC Championship game. Dave Krieger of the Denver Post joins us to discuss the game.
All 32 NFL teams are back in training camp, and coaches and trainers are finding out how well their players stayed conditioned during the lockout. We checked in with camps around the league to see how players and fans are reacting to the return to normalcy. Bill Littlefield reports.
Everybody who sighed with relief at the news that there will be football in the fall provides evidence that the NFL won, says Bill Littlefield.
Myra Kraft, a leading philanthropist and the wife of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, has died at the age of 68 after a battle with cancer. Bill Littlefield reflects on Mrs. Kraft’s legacy of dedication and generosity.
With the possibility of a NFL lockout next season, players are looking for other employment opportunities, just in case. Bill Littlefield spoke with Patriots’ wide receiver, Darnell Jenkins, about his emergency plans.
Don’t send in the clowns! Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss: Trevor Hoffman “closing out” his career in the majors, Week 2 of the NFL playoffs, and a defunct circus in Belarus.
Every team has their pregame rituals, but this one might strike you as a little…hairy. Bill examines the preferred barber of the New England Patriots. We hear the experiences of the players getting their ears lowered and from the man behind the clippers.
Despite the trash talking between the two teams, the Jets and Patriots aren’t the only ones playing during Week 2 of the NFL playoffs. Bill talks with CBS columnist Gregg Doyel about which teams have the edge to advance to the Championship round and beyond.