Tom Brady  of the New England Patriots and trainer Alex Guerrero.  Guerrero became godfather to one of Brady’s children, and is regarded as a member of his and his wife’s  extended family. Photograph:   Getty Images

The greatest quarterback of this and maybe any generation also boasts the most extensive and bizarre range of products bearing his name. A visit to To(...)

  Carolina Panthers wide receiver Devin Funchess  catches a touchdown pass in front of New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler on Sunday. Photograph: EPA

By now, the NFL should know that the New England Patriots treat the first month of the season like an extended training camp. Of course the Pats try t(...)

Dylan Moran: In just over a year, Offaly-born Moran has signed with seven agencies globally.

Modelling is one of the few global industries where men earn less than women. According to Forbes, the world’s highest paid female supermodel, Gisele (...)

 Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady pictured in New York in May. Photograph: Theo Wargo/Getty Images For US Weekly

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has addressed comments made by his wife, Gisele Bundchen, that he has a history of concussions, including o(...)

Dr Bennet Omalu: the forensic pathologist turned the pugilist moniker “punch drunk” into chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), following the autopsy of  Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman Mike Webster’s brain. Photograph: Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Dr Bennet Omalu’s recent appearance on TMZ – the trashiest corner of tabloidism – was motivated by a need to defend Gisele Bündchen. For 42 seconds o(...)

Vladimir Putin: bares his nipples at every opportunity. Photograph:  Alexei Drizhinin/AP Photo

Most social movements are born for worthy reasons and occasionally, of course, they go too far. So officer, get your cuffs out: this nipple-flaunting (...)

 The Olympic flag is raised during the opening ceremony in Rio last night. Photograph: Ruben Sprich/Reuters

Rio de Janeiro got South America’s first ever Olympic Games off to a happy start last night with an opening ceremony that was as colourful and efficie(...)

A mural showing Brazilian footballer Neymar and Angenor de Oliveira, known as Cartola, a Brazilian singer and composer (1908-1980) at the Terreirao do Samba (Samba Land), in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Marcelo Sayao/EPA

In a huge shopping mall just off São Paulo’s main drag 18-year old delivery boy Clayton Neves is spending some of his lunch hour checking out Brazi(...)

Hedge fund giant SAC is unlikely to be displeased with having to cough up $602 million to settle charges of insider trading in Elan shares. (...)