Posted January 11, 2012 on
AP on Fox
New England Patriots
New York Giants
New York Jets
Penn State Nittany Lions
Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have formed one of the best coach-quarterback partnerships in NFL history, so it's a bit surprising they've gone nearly four years since their last playoff win.
To end that drought Saturday night, they'll have to put a stop to Tebowmania - again.
After Tim Tebow helped Denver pull off a breathtaking upset in his postseason debut, the Broncos will be even bigger underdogs in this divisional-round showdown in Foxborough, where Josh McDaniels' return to the New England staff adds further intrigue to a rematch of the Patriots' rout in Denver four weeks ago.
The Broncos' 29-23 overtime win over Pittsburgh on Sunday gave Tebow more playoff victories than the Patriots have in the last three seasons combined.
Belichick and Brady combined for a 14-2 postseason record and three Super Bowl wins before New England was denied a perfect season by the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLII. The team missed the playoffs the next year following Br...
BEST OF MAXIM
Already one of the most polarizing athletes of my life time, Denver Broncos QB Tim Tebow is in demand, everyone wants to ride the wave of his popularity. Any presidential candidates which were hoping to ride in on his coat tails, capitalizing from his appeal can forget having a photo op by his side this campaign season. Tim Tebow told reporters that he would not be endorsing...
If it weren't for the five weekdays that separate games, I could easily make the case that NFL playoff time is the very best time there. And even with the break, it's still pretty fantastic. The opening round of the playoffs reminded us of that reality, when even the blowouts were fun to watch. The Saints easily could have lost but ended up winning by 17, and the Giants trailed...
My preview of the rematch between Tebow and Tom (and it might surprise you).
Tebowmania is alive and well, at least for three more days. That's when the Broncos come to Foxboro to face the Patriots in the AFC Divisional round. Denver is coming off an overtime victory over the heavily favored Steelers and the Patriots are coming off the bye week they earned by virtue of having the conference's best record.
But here's the thing: even though...
The last time the Broncos and Patriots met in the playoffs, Champ Bailey returned an interception 100 yards, sparking a 27-13 Denver win and handing Tom Brady his first postseason defeat after 10 wins and three titles.
Six years later, they meet again this weekend, both men a lot longer in the tooth but just as transcendent.
At 33, Bailey was just named to his 11th Pro Bowl, extending...
Pop culture nostalgists, take note: a 1985 Billboard chart-topper has gone back to the future, riding the Tebow wave.
John Parr, the Grammy-nominated rocker behind "St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion)," has revamped his one-hit-wonder as a stirring ode to Denver Broncos QB Tim Tebow.
The song, famously used as the theme for Joel Schumacher's eponymous Brat Pack dramedy...
Anyone sick of the Tebow hype? Too bad for you. It’s only getting BIGGER.
Following last night’s “heroics,” I tweeted the following trying to be one of those totally predictable wannabe-witty Twitter people:
Well, turns out there was some fact based in that opinion. According to the netizens at Mashable, Tebow not only helped put the Steelers away, but he also climbed into...
If Tim Tebow is playing, chances are we’ll hear from his old college buddy, Aaron Hernandez. That was the case yesterday. The Patriots playmaker discussed the Broncos QB, while also hitting on how much better he feels this year leading in to the playoffs than last year. Check out my video:
FOXBORO - The Tom Brady you almost always see has a long memory for losses. He pores over them, lying awake at...
John LeybaTim Tebow, the center of attention during the NFL playoffs, stretches during practice on Wednesday.
Every day this week, we’ve run a new online Broncos poll in The Denver Post. We’ve asked fans about strategy, history and popularity. It’s been fascinating to watch.
The votes are in and the fans have spoken. Following is a review of the polls — and my interpretation...
There's no shortage of compelling storylines in the NFL this weekend.
Unless you've been living under a rock with no access to ESPN, you're surely aware that Tim Tebow and Tom Brady are playing in New England. That would be enough to have everyone's hearts fluttering, but when you throw in former Broncos head coach Josh McDaniels, the man who brought Tebow to Denver...