Todd Gurley

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New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman holds the trophy as he celebrates their Super Bowl win against the Los Angeles Rams at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. Photograph:   Timothy A Clary/AFP/Getty Images

Never have the New England Patriots been so doubted. A creaking 41-year-old quarterback. A Hall of Fame tight end on his last legs. A slow defence. Ju(...)

New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore after making an interception during Super Bowl LIII. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

Super Bowl Sunday’s biggest takeaway: In a season defined by offence, defence takes centre stage at Super Bowl LIII It would not be an understatement(...)

A dreary Super Bowl that featured a combined 13 punts ended with a sixth title for Tom Brady and the Patriots, who beat the Los Angeles Rams, 13-3. Photograph: Kevin D Liles/The New York Times

“It’s getting exciting now,” Jim Nantz of CBS said in mock excitement in the second half of the Super Bowl on Sunday night. He was talking about a pu(...)

 New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during the first half of their AFC divisional playoff game at Gillette Stadium. Photograph: EPA

Divisional Weekend’s biggest takeaway: Patriots dominate Chargers, embrace underdog role After Sunday’s dominant 41-28 divisional-round victory over (...)

 Odell Beckham Jr thanks his New York Giants teammate Eli Manning for his touchdown pass against the Carolina Panthers. Photograph: Getty Images

Week five’s biggest takeaway: Giants hopes not high The New York Giants’ 33-31 last-second loss against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday capped a tumu(...)

 Atlanta Falcons safety Keanu Neal celebrates with fans after defeating the Los Angeles Rams  at the LA Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. Photograph: Eugene Garcia/EPA

The Atlanta Falcons were determined not to collapse again. Not after what they had been through over the past year. Already weary of hearing “28-3,” r(...)

 Running back Todd Gurley of the Georgia Bulldogs is getting  a  free  college  education in return for bringing his considerable talents to bear for the Bulldogs every autumn.   Photograph: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images

Todd Gurley is routinely described as a freak of nature: he’s 6ft 1in, tips the scales at 16½ stone and has run the 100-metre in 10.7 seconds. Gurley(...)