Fans wanted me to lose because of my vaccination status

Fans wanted me to lose because of my vaccination status

Aaron Rodgers saw your memes. He wasn’t laughing. The Packers quarterback sounded off at the legions of fans who he believed were only rooting against him during their game Saturday against the 49ers – which Green Bay lost, 13-10 – due to his outspoken views on COVID-19. “There were a ton of people tuning in, … Read more

Bucs fans beg Gisele Bündchen to let Tom Brady play again

Bucs fans beg Gisele Bündchen to let Tom Brady play again

Buccaneers fans are throwing a Hail Mary to Tom Brady’s favorite fan in the hopes of seeing the quarterback play another year. On Tuesday, the same day the Buccaneers quarterback posted an Instagram message reflecting on the season and his future, Tampa Bay supporters flooded the comments section after Brady’s wife, Gisele Bündchen, reacted to … Read more

What current New York athletes are Hall of Famers?

What current New York athletes are Hall of Famers?

Sign up here to get Beyond the Back Page delivered to your inbox each weekday morning. We watched baseball writers vote to send David Ortiz (and not Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens or Alex Rodriguez) into the Hall of Fame on Tuesday night. What future Hall of Famers are we watching play around New York right now? … Read more

Jaguars coaching rumors: Byron Leftwich expected to replace Urban Meyer in Jacksonville

Jaguars coaching rumors: Jacksonville expected to interview Bucs' Byron Leftwich, Packers' Nathaniel Hackett

The Jaguars are reportedly aiming to hire former Jacksonville quarterback and current Buccaneers offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich, according to multiple reports. According to Pro Football Network, Leftwich has been considered among the favorites to land the job since the start of the Jaguars’ interview process. Jacksonville will look for a turnaround from its disastrous experiment … Read more

Matthew Stafford’s wife says Ndamukong Suh hates Rams QB

Matthew Stafford's wife says Ndamukong Suh hates Rams QB

Kelly Stafford doesn’t know why the Buccaneers’ Ndamukong Suh has beef with her husband. While discussing Sunday’s Divisional Round win against the Buccaneers on her podcast, “The Morning After with Kelly Stafford,” the wife of Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford weighed in on a fiery exchange that took place between the two former Lions teammates during … Read more

Selling Himself: What it was like to be recruited Mike Krzyzewski before and after he became a Duke legend

Selling Himself: What it was like to be recruited Mike Krzyzewski before and after he became a Duke legend

Since Mike Krzyzewski arrived in the Research Triangle to become head basketball coach at Duke in March of 1980, just short of 42 years ago, approximately 1,008 young men have been selected to participate in the McDonald’s All-American Game. More than 8 percent of them then went on to play for Coach K. There haven’t always been … Read more

Travis Kelce’s epic reaction to game-winning TD in Chiefs-Bills game shown in NFL Films video

NFL overtime: 13 playoff games that have fueled call for change in OT format

Travis Kelce made the two biggest plays in the Chiefs’ last-gasp come-from-behind victory against the Bills in their 2022 NFL playoff matchup. The sound of each of them was incredible. The first play, a 25-yard catch that set up Harrison Butker’s game-tying field goal at the end of regulation, featured Kelce and Patrick Mahomes communicating … Read more