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The MMQB Media Awards

From breaking news to moving features to on-air embarrassments, the best and worst of 2014 from those who cover the NFL

Steve Gleason Goes Deep

The New Orleans Saints hero, now battling ALS on all fronts, opens up about football’s place in his life and whether he wants his son to play the game

Fighting Like Hell

Four years after his diagnosis, Steve Gleason is working to assemble an ALS research project bigger than any that's ever been done before. And if the reaction of a small crowd in a Manhattan hotel is any indication, he could become a movie star along the way

Let’s Get Real ... and Then Talk About Draft Charades

Want a feel-good story amid all the misinformation swirling around the NFL? Saints owner Tom Benson is opening his wallet—widely—to help Steve Gleason achieve a dream. And, yes, the latest draft buzz, including a big trade at No. 1

Life’s Bounces

The winds of what looked to be a Broncos rout over the Patriots changed dramatically Sunday night. In a game of oddities, it was only fitting that in the end it all came down to a relative cast of unknowns and the unpredictable landing of one punt