New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski and Tom Brady celebrate their side’s victory over the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images

At Miami’s Ultra Music Festival last weekend, 3LAU, the progressive house DJ, was in the middle of his set when the stage was invaded by a man in a ne(...)

Richard Sherman says NFL’s investigation is meaningless. Photograph: Christian Petersen/Getty Images

With the arrival of the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Super Bowl week was officially underway but the spotlight remained on the mystery of the under-inf(...)

 New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has said he  knew nothing about under inflated balls in the AFC Championship game against Indianapolis Colts. Photograph:   Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

The National Football League in America said on Friday that its ongoing investigation into the New England Patriots has shown that the team used (...)

 New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady  throws a pass during his side’s win over the  Indianapolis Colts. Photograph: EPA

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick denied any knowledge of the footballs being deflated for Sunday’s AFC Championship game win.The NFL is(...)

 New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady celebrates after the AFC Championship game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. (Photograph: EPA/CJ GUNTHER)

Bill Belichick and Tom Brady are headed to a special place where no coach or player has gone more — the Super Bowl.They earned their trip with the sec(...)

Aaron Rodgers will face a ferocious Seattle defence that led the NFL in fewest points allowed per game. Photograph:  Chris Graythen/Getty Images

Four months after the Seattle Seahawks routed the Green Bay Packers in the NFL’s season opener, the NFC powerhouses will go at it again, this time wit(...)

Dallas Cowboys’ Dez Bryant waits for a replay of his spectacular catch late in the fourth quarter against Green Bay Packers. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Image.

In America, they love to give seminal sporting moments these pseudo-historic titles. The Ice Bowl. The Drive. The Fumble. The shot heard round the wor(...)

New England Patriots  quarterback Tom Brady in action against   the San Diego Chargers  at Qualcomm Stadium  in San Diego, California. Photograph: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

A Tom Brady-inspired New England Patriots beat the San Diego Chargers 23-14 on Sunday to cement their place at the top of the National Football Leagu(...)

Denver Broncos  quarterback Peyton Manning threw for three touchdowns against the Indianapolis Colts at Sports Authority Field  on the opening day of the NFL season.  Photograph: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images

Peyton Manning gained revenge against his former team and put his recent Super Bowl nightmare behind him by leading the Denver Broncos to a season-ope(...)

Fans wait  behind security barriers to exchange jerseys of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez at the club’s merchandise shop. The Patriots offered the jersey exchange after Hernandez was arrested and charged with murder. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

When asked about players who are no longer with the New England Patriots, coach Bill Belichick usually says he will discuss only the names on his rost(...)