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Gore Gears Up

The high-powered offense adds plenty of new weapons—and Frank Gore looks particularly spry—but the issues for this team remain on the other side of the ball

What I Think I Think: Indianapolis Colts

How will the Colts bounce back from last season’s playoff disappointment? And can Indy stop anybody on the ground?

The Other Side of Deflategate

Lost in the hot air surrounding last season’s AFC title game was the fact that the Colts were embarrassed, again, by the Patriots. What did Andrew Luck and company do to get better for 2015? Plus, what to expect when ‘Hard Knocks’ debuts, Aaron Rodgers’ future plans and remembering Frank Gifford

Deflategate, Digested

The Wells report has been out a week, and the NFL’s punishment is two days old. Time to gather the thoughts of everyone from veteran NFL writers to fans and answer the question: Did the league come down too hard on New England?

Did Brady Cheat? The NFL Has a Big Decision to Make

The long-awaited Ted Wells report is heavy on circumstantial evidence that Patriots employees, at the behest of Tom Brady, purposefully deflated footballs before the AFC title game. But with no smoking gun, Roger Goodell has to rule on an all-time great whose legacy is on the line

The MMQB Podcast with Andy Benoit - AFC South Offseason

Andy breaks down the offseason needs of the AFC South teams. Also, The MMQB's Andrew Brandt explains the myths behind cap space and Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean sheds light on the Titans' offseason plans

Deflategate Will Be a Complicated Investigation

In the mystery of the inflation levels of footballs, many key pieces of information are missing. The NFL's hired investigators will have to rely on forensic evidence to find the truth, along with getting a buttoned-up organization to be forthcoming

Taking the Air Out of Seattle’s Formidable D

Under investigation as to whether they deflated footballs in the AFC title game, the Patriots won’t stop pushing the boundaries in Super Bowl 49

Seattle, Suddenly Super

In an instant, the Seahawks went from down 12 with under three minutes left to wildly celebrating another Super Bowl trip. Here's a closer look at how Seattle stunned the Pack. Plus, the Pats rout Indy, coaching and draft buzz and more

In a Happy Place

Gronk is healthy, a makeshift line is getting the job done and a rebuilt secondary is proving nearly unbeatable. Belichick, Brady and the Patriots have spent 10 years chasing their fourth ring. As Sunday’s destruction of the Colts proved, this year’s group gives them the best chance they’ve ever had to get No. 4

Will Championship Sunday Come Down to a Kick?

Imagine the drama if former Patriot hero Adam Vinatieri plays the villain role in Foxboro. We catch up with the Colts' 19-year veteran. Plus, picking the Super Bowl participants, the spotlight player in Seattle and 10 more things to watch

Unsung Heroes of the Final Four

They're not headlining stars, but these four players could decide Sunday's conference championship games

Is There A Franchise QB in the 2015 Draft?

Which quarterbacks in the 2015 draft are worth keeping an eye on? And is forcing turnovers really a defensive strategy, or just dumb luck? That, plus five film study notes on the conference title games, in this edition of Settle This

Replaying a Classic

A heartbreaking reversal of fortune ends the Cowboys’ dream season, Peyton goes out with a whimper (for the last time?), and the Patriots borrow a trick from Nick Saban to win a wild one. (Seattle? They just keep beating people up.) Plus, the coaching carousel and everything else from a dizzying NFL weekend

Carolina vs. Goliath

The divisional round has not been kind to No. 1 seeds of late. Can the Panthers pull off the impossible and defeat the defending champion Seahawks in Seattle? Plus, a pair of players in the spotlight and 10 things to watch for this weekend