Seattle Seahawks  running back Marshawn Lynch dives into the end zone for a touchdown against as  the New York Giants  during the fourth quarter of the game at CenturyLink Field  in Seattle, Washington. Photograph: Steve Dykes/Getty Images

NFL round-up: The San Francisco 49ers prevailed in an overtime thriller with New Orleans after Saints quarterback Drew Brees fumbled and the league-le(...)

Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck stretches out to score a  touchdown in the fourth quarter of their NFl wild-card play-off game against Kansas City Chiefs  at Lucas Oil Stadium  in Indianapolis. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images

The San Diego Chargers took full advantage of a second half meltdown by the Cincinnati Bengals to claim a 27-10 AFC wild card win on Sunday and move o(...)

Detroit Lions wide receiver  Calvin Johnson (centre) had 329 yards receiving in his side’s win over the Dallas Cowboys, the second-most in NFL history. Photograph:  Leon Halip/Getty Images

NFL round-up: The Detroit Lions scored a dramatic late touchdown to beat the Dallas Cowboys, while the Kansas City Chiefs remained unbeaten and the De(...)

Charlotte Brosnan, daughter of Pierce Brosnan, who has died of cancer. Photograph: Getty

Charlotte Brosnan, the stepdaughter of actor Pierce Brosnan, has died from cancer. Pierce (60) who is filming a spy thriller, November Man, in Eastern(...)