Matt Ryan's 3-yard shovel pass to Mohamed Sanu has put the Falcons up 7-0 on Green Bay in the NFC championship game, giving Atlanta an opening-drive TD in eight straight games
The constant variable in each of Tom Brady's AFC championship game losses has been when he's faced a defense that's managed to apply pressure up front and forced him into quick decisions in the pocket
Column: Defense wins championships? Not necessarily in the NFL, where the Falcons and Packers have reached the cusp of the Super Bowl with two of the league's worst-ranked defenses
If you're wondering what the Falcons are doing in the NFL's version of the Final Four with the Patriots, Steelers and Packers, you aren't alone
Column: #BoycottTheRaiders: In the height of arrogance, even for the NFL, the Raiders want to move to Las Vegas but play in Oakland for up to three more years.
An independent football league debuting in April is embracing high-profile NFL players who were shunned, extending invitations to Johnny Manziel and Ray Rice and lining up several former draft picks with the promise of a shot to display their talent