Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles celebrates after winning the Super Bowl. Photograph: Getty Images

One man is perhaps the greatest quarterback in NFL history. The other is a career fill-in - the player teams turn to when they need to play someone wh(...)

New England Patriots quarterback   Tom Brady celebrates after a touchdown in the third quarter of the AFC Divisional playoff game against the Tennessee Titans at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Photograph: Elsa/Getty Images

New England Patriots 35 Tennessee Titans 14 Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are returning to the AFC Championship Game after opening their ti(...)

  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(...)

Kareem Hunt touches down for the Kansas City Chiefs. Photograph: John Cetrino/EPA

Tom Brady lacked his usual dominance in his first game as a 40-year-old, failing to throw a touchdown pass as his New England Patriots fell 42-27 to t(...)

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell awards New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady the MVP trophy after his team won Super Bowl LI. Photo: Doug Mills/The New York Times

Before the Super Bowl winning drive Tom Brady stood on the Houston stadium’s field and said to his team-mates: “Let’s go.” And later, after the New En(...)

New England Patriots’ Tom Brady runs on to the field before the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Photograph: Jae C Hong/AP

The New England Patriots are the Super Bowl champions once again. They beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime amid a frenzied climax in Houston on(...)

James White scores one of his two touchdowns for the New England Patriots against the Buffalo Bills. Photograph: EPA

The undefeated New England Patriots survived a physical war and topped the Buffalo Bills 20-13 on Monday night. Running back James White scored his fi(...)

New England Patriots players reach out to touch the Vince Lombardi Trophy after they defeated the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game in Glendale, Arizona. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

New England Patriots - 28Seattle Seahawks - 24The New England Patriots were crowned Super Bowl champions on Sunday after defeating the Seattle Seahawk(...)