The University of Alabama won its fourth national title in the last seven seasons, outlasting the dynamic play of Deshaun Watson and No. 1-ranked Clemson in a 45-40 victory Monday in the College Football Playoff championship game.
A dramatic missed field goal saw the Seattle Seahawks edge past the Minnesota Vikings as the Green Pay Packers demolished the Washington Redskins on a pulsating day of NFL wild card action playoff on Sunday.
Former Green Bay Packers great Brett Favre heads the list of 15 modern-era finalists who will be considered for election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2016.
Peyton Manning will return as starting quarterback when the Denver Broncos launch their postseason campaign later this month, head coach Gary Kubiak confirmed Thursday.
The Kansas City Chiefs are the NFL's version of a family car. Practical. Efficient. Responsible. Occasionally boring.
The NFL's regular season came to its climax on Sunday as Minnesota clinched the NFC North title with a win at Green Bay and Denver wrapped up the top seed in the AFC playoffs while the New York Jets ruined their own playoff hopes with a loss against Buffalo.
Stanford showed why it finished just outside the final four in the College Football Playoff and romped to a 45-16 victory over Iowa in the Rose Bowl on Friday.
Al Jazeera insisted Tuesday it had never alleged Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning used human growth hormone, the most explosive insinuation in the network's major investigation into doping in sports.
Brandon McManus kicked the game-winning field goal and DeMarcus Ware recovered a fumble to end overtime as Denver clinched a playoff spot with a 20-17 win over Cincinnati on Monday night.
Arizona clinched a bye in the first round of the NFL playoffs by beating Green Bay 38-8 on Sunday, sacking Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers eight times and returning two of his fumbles for touchdowns.