• Peyton might have unwittingly helped Patriots win Super Bowl

    6 monthes ago - By TheScore

    Tom Brady and the New England Patriots might have even more Super Bowl titles to their credit if not for Peyton Manning. The retired future Hall of Fame quarterback, who dealt Brady and Co. three AFC Championship Game defeats, apparently paid back his former rival by accidentally helping Patriots backup Brian Hoyer crack Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay's system before Super Bowl LIII. As revealed Monday by Albert Breer of The MMQB , Hoyer believed there were similarities between the offenses of McVay and San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan, who coached Hoyer while the pair...
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  • Why Jonathan Jones Isn't Surprised Patriots Shut Down Tyreek Hill In AFC Title Game

    6 monthes ago - By NESN

    The New England Patriots have a knack for taking away their opposition's most impactful player, a trend that certainly continued in the 2018 AFC Championship Game.
    The Patriots were tasked with slowing down one of the NFL's most dynamic offenses in the Kansas City Chiefs. While Patrick Mahomes and Co. still managed to hang 31 points, their most explosive offensive player was a total non-factor.
    Tyreek Hill was limited to just one catch in his team's overtime loss at Arrowhead Stadium. Despite featuring All-Pro cornerback Stephon Gilmore, the Patriots stuck third-year CB Jonathan Jones on...
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