Republican hopeful claims the supposed malaise affecting the sport mirrors the decline of the United States
Conditions so cold famous horn shatters
For millions of Americans this is the best part of the sporting year as the NFL reaches its climax. But this January the excitement has been undermined by a new Hollywood film that tells how the sport is literally killing those who play it. By Rupert Cornwell in Washington
The NFL post-season starts today with momentum invaluable for those aiming for Super Bowl 50. But the shadow of the two best teams, Arizona and Carolina, looms large. Rupert Cornwell reports from Washington on the state of a nation
Only two more weeks until the play-offs, and the NFL saw a number of teams secure their place in the post-season. Zander Swinburne examines which Super Bowl hopeful could miss out on the play-offs, which star wide receiver showed his greatest weakness, and which team may be have played in their hometown for the last time
Beckham was forced to play down his physical battle with Carolina Panthers corner back Josh Norman
'We are Americans at the end of the day. And we are not supposed to be afraid of fellow Americans'
Week 13 is over and whilst the NFL regular season is nearing its conclusion, the play-offs are just around the corner. Zander Swinburne examines which previous champion is back in the playoff picture, which coach is fighting for his job, as well as which team now must look to 2016.
Manziel has been filmed in an Austin nightclub dancing with a bottle of champagne during the Browns' bye week
Week 11 is over and there were a number of surprises across the NFL this week. Zander Swinburne examines which two AFC South teams could slip into the play-offs, which veteran QB is unlikely to lose his job, as well as which California team could be picking first in next year’s draft.
Brock Osweiler impressed in first career start in place of Peyton Manning
With President Obama adding his voice to the campaign, Washington’s NFL outfit are at the centre of a growing storm over teams with ‘demeaning’ Native American titles
Elsewhere there were wins for Buffalo, Minnesota, New England and the Pittsburgh Steelers
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Week 8 in the NFL is over and so too is the International Series in London for another year. Zander Swinburne examines why this year’s Wembley games have been so successful, which quarterback proved his critics wrong, and which team has its offense working again.
Three regular season games will be hosted over a three-year period with the opportunity to stage two more