As a tactic for winning football games, punting makes little sense. Basketball teams don’t stop rebounding and offer the ball to the opponent if they…View More Is the N.F.L. Over Punting?
The aptitude for superior in-game speed may seem obvious to the naked eye, but in fact trying to figure out which college draft picks or…View More Can’t Measure Heart? N.F.L. Teams Are Trying
In a prelude to what could be a tumultuous off-season in Philadelphia, the Eagles on Monday fired their coach, Doug Pederson, less than three years…View More Doug Pederson Fired as Philadelphia Eagles Coach
Despite his best efforts, Randall Cunningham just can’t retire from football. A former quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles and Minnesota Vikings, he tried walking away…View More Randall Cunningham Is Back in the N.F.L. … as Raiders Chaplain
The Philadelphia Eagles were too cursed for too long to finally win a Super Bowl without a “Twilight Zone”-worthy twist. Fate granted the Eagles a…View More This Eagles’ No-Win Quarterback Predicament Isn’t Like the Last One
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The N.F.L. isn’t going to disband the N.F.C. East, that wretched assemblage of teams galloping toward collective infamy. Nor, at last…View More Giants Make a Case to Win the Grim N.F.C. East
Touchdowns win football games. Turnovers win football games. Dominating the line of scrimmage wins football games. But sometimes it’s 2-point conversions that win (or lose)…View More Washington, Houston and Philadelphia Had Their Games Decided by Failed 2-Point Conversions
Drew Kanevsky, a Jets season-ticket holder since 2002, misses the familiar game day rhythms when the team is at home: putting on his trusty No.…View More Football’s Boo Birds Are All Cooped Up
Sunday got off to a rocky start when the N.F.L. announced it would delay this week’s game between the Denver Broncos and the New England…View More NFL Week 5: Results and Highlights From Sunday’s Games
It’s been a while since the storied heyday of the N.F.C. East. From 1980 to 2000, teams currently in the division won the Super Bowl…View More The Eagles Are 1-2-1. And in First Place in the N.F.C. East.