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Iowa's Tevaun Smith Breaks Odell Beckham Jr.'s 1-Handed Catch Record

Apparently New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. isn't the only one who can make one-handed catches with ease. Iowa Hawkeyes wideout Tevaun Smith attempted to break Beckham Jr.'s record of one-handed catches in a minute. Beckham had set the world record with 33 one-handed snags on Thursday. Show More Summary

Carroll, Belichick disagree on whether the Super Bowl is “fun”

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and Patriots coach Bill Belichick showed mutual respect at their joint press conference this morning, but they also showed what different men they are. That was true from the very beginning, when Carroll enthused at the start of the press conference about how much fun he was having, and then Belichick…

Underwear company backing Marshawn Lynch

PHOENIX -- If Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch goes rogue on Sunday in the Super Bowl and decides do another lewd gesture after a touchdown, some good could come out it. ESPN’s Adam Schefter learned that underwear brand MeUndies.com...Show More Summary

Grantland Mocks Patriots' Deflategate with Hilarious 'Scarface' Spoof

With the Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks fast approaching, the fallout from the Deflategate scandal is winding down. Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have both spoken to the press, as has NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. Show More Summary

Marshawn Lynch Needs to Power His Offense Past the New England Patriots

Trying to tackle Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch looks like it would be about as much fun as standing in the path of a probably illegal racing lawn mower. He’ll run you over, and then keep churning once you’re on the ground. He...Show More Summary

Roger Goodell Says Nothing and Everything at Convoluted State of the NFL Presser

After 48 minutes of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell talking about the state of the league, its biggest obstacle to success became clear. It's Goodell. For a man pulling down $44 million a year to be the public face of a $10 billion industry, Goodell 's lack of conviction, emotion, humor, humanity, even basic public-speaking competence was shocking. Show More Summary

LOOK: Jimmy Graham likes to flip planes in the offseason

Jimmy Graham is a crazy man who likes to fly planes upside down for fun.

Titans part ways with Lake Dawson

The Titans have made a significant shakeup in their front office. Tennessee has “parted ways” with vice president of player personnel Lake Dawson, the team said Friday afternoon. The departure of Dawson is something of a surprise. A former NFL wide receiver, Dawson had spent the last eight seasons with Tennessee. He interviewed for the Bears’…

Super Bowl 2015: Box-Score Game, Recipes and More Party Entertainment

There's a dirty secret about the Super Bowl that no one tells you about, though it's obvious when you think about it. No one really pays attention to the game, unless your favorite team is playing. It's an unofficial holiday when you...Show More Summary

Denver Broncos: Why They Can Win Post-Peyton Manning Under Gary Kubiak

Gary Kubiak wasn't hired to be the Denver Broncos head coach for Peyton Manning's purposes. Kubiak, the 15th head coach in Broncos history, will take over for a team that, despite four consecutive AFC West titles, finished four straight seasons with a disappointing postseason. Show More Summary

The 7 SEC Defensive Players Who Will Explode in 2015

Defense doesn't win championships anymore. "Just enough" defense does. Finding the next superstar on defense is the first step for teams to find enough to get into the College Football Playoff mix. Defensive stars like former Missouri...Show More Summary

Roger Goodell disagrees with Richard Sherman over photo

PHOENIX -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was asked if he will stop taking photos with team owners in light of Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman saying it was a conflict of interest for Goodell to be pictured with the New England Patriots' Robert Kraft two weeks ago. "No I won't," Goodell said Friday. Show More Summary

Prop Challenge, Day VIII — Over-Under on Russell Wilson’s rushing yards: 41.5

Welcome to PFT’s Prop Challenge, our daily look at a Super Bowl proposition bet. Here’s the idea: we present a prop, do some light analysis, then let you decide which side to take — hypothetically, of course. (Previous examples are at the bottom of this post.) When the Super Bowl wraps up, we’ll tally the…

NFLPA president Eric Winston takes a shot at Roger Goodell

Apparently, not everyone was moved by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s press conference. And the president of the NFL Players Association was quick to take a shot at management. “Hey, even the worst bartender at Spring Break does pretty well,” Winston said, via Tom Curran of CSNNE. “Think about it, a 2-year-old could [be NFL Commissioner]…

Falcons owner Arthur Blank elaborates on coaching search, front-office structure

Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank took a few moments to address a variety of topics during a phone interview with ESPN.com on Friday. First and foremost, Blank discussed the process of the coaching search, which is just about complete. Show More Summary

Packers fire special teams coach Shawn Slocum

The Packers gave up a touchdown on a fake field goal and saw the Seahawks recover a key onside kick during their NFC Championship game loss nearly two weeks ago and special teams coach Shawn Slocum gave up his job on Friday. There was some talk that a change could be made following the loss…

Tony Dungy compares Marcus Mariota to Aaron Rodgers

PHILADELPHIA -- There are two ways to look at this one. When Tony Dungy compares Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota to Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers, you might think, “Great! Rodgers was taken 24th in the 2005 NFL draft! The Eagles can get Mariota at No. Show More Summary

Minneapolis' Super Bowl 52 plans already taking shape

MINNEAPOLIS -- We're just over 48 hours from the kickoff of Super Bowl XLIX in Arizona, which means the festivities leading up to Sunday's game are in their final days. For the cities that will host Super Bowls in future years, though,...Show More Summary

Super Bowl Commercials 2015: Previewing Top Ads That Will Entertain Viewers

Many of those who tune in to watch Super Bowl XLIX Sunday will be focused solely on the clash between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks, but others will be more interested during the TV timeouts. The Super Bowl is the biggest television event of the year, and companies are well aware of that. Show More Summary

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