AFC Championship Game 2015

Full coverage of the AFC Championship game.

NFL investigating Patriots locker room attendant

A New England locker room attendant may have tampered with the footballs.

Football maker says 'BS' on Belichick, DeflateGate

The league's manufacturer of footballs is claiming its innocence in the DeflateGate scandal.

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Brady says DeflateGate hurt his feelings

Tom Brady says the criticism he received from DeflateGate hurt his feelings, but he's putting it behind him now to fully focus on the Super Bowl.

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Luck finds Pro Bowl therapeutic after playoff loss

The Colts quarterback nearly skipped the all-star game after the loss to New England.

Another damning statistic for the Patriots

Maybe the Patriots are just naturally better at hanging onto the football?

Belichick angry he spent a week studying balls

The New England Patriots held a press conference in which Bill Belichick reiterated that the team followed every rule in regards to the ball deflating scandal. Also, he wants you to know he handled...

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D'Qwell Jackson didn't realize ball was deflated

What the Colts linebacker thought was a nice souvenir ended up sparking the biggest controversy of the NFL postseason.

Tom Brady says he did not alter game balls

Tom Brady explained his pregame routine Thursday, and insisted that he did not alter or ask that balls be deflated before the AFC Championship.

Don't go crazy over DeflateGate

The Patriots probably broke the rules, and they probably did it intentionally, and they should be punished. But everybody making this into the biggest scandal of the 21st century is taking it a bit...

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Sherman: Brady is not who you think he is

Richard Sherman doesn't think the public knows who Tom Brady really is, and doesn't think that inflated footballs decided the AFC Championship.

Belichick denies knowledge of deflated balls

Bill Belichick denied having any knowledge that the Patriots deflated balls during the AFC Championship.

Bill Belichick Buys Milk: A short story

Bill pulls the front door open and leans into the frosty New England air. There's a newspaper on his top step, and there's still one on the Wilsons' stoop next door, its plastic wrapper glistening...

How the Patriots toyed with the rulebook and won

As the NFL season reaches its climax, the Patriots are getting creative and playful with a rule most teams take for granted.

Everything you need to know about DeflateGate

From the science of inflating footballs to the complicated rules and regulations governing how the balls are handled to the potential punishment facing the New England Patriots ... there's a lot to...

Brad Johnson paid to alter balls in Super Bowl

The former Buccaneers quarterback, who led the team to a victory in Super Bowl XXXVII, says he broke a rule to make sure the footballs in the game were more comfortable in his hand.

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Ravens' deflated ball claim doesn't hold weight

Everyone is piling on the Patriots, but at least one claim doesn't make much sense.

Colts, NFL react to DeflateGate news

The Colts feel a bit cheated after news broke the Patriots used underinflated balls in the AFC Championship game.

NFL finds Pats used deflated footballs, per report

The NFL investigation turned up deflated footballs, but is not yet concluded.

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NFL plans to end DeflateGate soon

The DeflateGate should be closed in the next two to three days.

Tom Brady, Patriots have too many ways to beat you

Why is it so hard to defend the New England Patriots offense? Danny Kelly breaks down the secrets from the NFL's most creative playbook.

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Tom Brady interception started DeflateGate

New England is being investigated for allegedly deflating footballs, a charge the Patriots don't seem worried about.

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Patriots will cooperate with NFL in DeflateGate

The Patriots would rather focus on the Super Bowl.

MMBM: Cheaters do win after all

Welcome to the Monday Morning BM,, just a word of warning you're probably not prepared to handle the strong football takes and barrelfire NFL truths that you never knew your Mondays were missing.

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Solder hardly remembers touchdown vs. Colts

The offensive lineman was too caught up in the moment.

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Brady calls deflated ball allegations 'ridiculous'

The Patriots quarterback doesn't believe his team tried to deflate balls in Sunday's game against the Colts.

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