Denver Defense Punches Golden Ticket To Super Bowl 50Denver's defense plays lights out against the Patriots and the offense comes up with just enough points to put the Broncos in the Super Bowl for the second time in three years.
Team Grades: Patriots Can't Overcome Relentless Broncos Pass RushSunday's AFC Championship Game was a textbook example of how defense wins championships.
Dunlap: Belichick, Brady Can’t Break Free From Shadow Of CheatingThat big asterisk next to all the accomplishments of Bill Belichick and Tom Brady --- in my estimation at least --- stayed just as large after what happened on Sunday in the AFC title game against the Denver Broncos.
NFL Playoffs: Championship PredictionsThe AFC and NFC Championship games pit the top two seeds in each conference against each other. Who will win and advance?
Brady Looks Forward To His 17th Meeting Against ManningNew England quarterback Tom Brady enjoys his rivalry with Denver's QB, none other than Peyton Manning.
Former Steeler Chris Hoke: 'I Am So Happy I Played Football'Former Steeler defensive lineman Chris Hoke joined Joe Starkey of The Starkey and Mueller Show to talk about the end of the Steelers season and his former teammate Antwaan Randle El coming out and saying he regrets having played football because of the damage it did to his body and mind.
Patriots Can Blame Belichick For Trip To DenverThe Patriots could've had home-field advantage in the playoffs. But Bill Belichick, their legendary coach, got careless at the end of the season.
Team Grades: Patriots' Workmanlike Effort Ends Chiefs StreakNew England played its best game in weeks to advance to the AFC Championship Game.
Patriots Will Face Chiefs With Relatively Healthy TeamA first-round playoff bye is paying off for New England.
Patriots Downplay Hospitalization Of Chandler JonesNew England's defensive end had a medical emergency on Sunday, but now he is back at practice.
Chiefs Will Test Patriot Mettle In Divisional RoundSome players believe the best way to the championship is through the defending champions, and that's exactly what the Kansas City Chiefs will get this weekend when they travel to New England to take on the Patriots.
CBS Sports' Boomer Esiason: Nothing Better To Belichick Than Beating JetsCBS Sports' "The NFL Today" studio analyst Boomer Esiason talks two big games in Week 16 and what's at stake for those in the playoffs.