This years installment of The NFL Season: A Biography presented by SAP, concluded at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, where an epic Super Bowl rematch served as the culmination of a memorable 2011 campaign.
Published: Feb. 5, 2013 at 12:15 p.m.
A memorable season reaches its dramatic conclusion in the Superdome - a timeless combination of anticipation, preparation and spectacle.
Published: Dec. 25, 2012 at 04:02 p.m.
Find out how the ball featured during the "Immaculate Reception" becomes more than just a memento for the Baker family.
Published: Feb. 9, 2011 at 03:54 p.m.
Two storied franchises met in Texas, with the Green Bay Packers bringing home the Lombardi Trophy by defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers, 31-25.
Published: Jan. 22, 2013 at 03:56 p.m.
The conference championship games in Atlanta and Foxborough represent the best of the season -- elite teams, grand stakes and above all, desperation.
Published: Oct. 9, 2012 at 01:27 p.m.
Together they have rewritten the game's history. And in many ways, the story of one cannot be told without the other.
Published: Oct. 23, 2011 at 10:49 a.m.
The young and hungry Buccaneers arrive in London early to soak up some culture and to prepare for their pivotal battle with the Chicago Bears.
Published: Oct. 26, 2010 at 04:16 p.m.
American football has branched out onto the global stage the past few decades. In the tiny eastern Oregon town of Unity, foreign-exchange students learn the game.
Published: Dec. 18, 2012 at 09:19 p.m.
The Pouncey twins - the Dolphins' Mike and the Steelers' Maurkice - are now separated by different schedules and hundreds of miles. But they - and their parents - remain as close as ever.
Published: Nov. 23, 2010 at 03:39 p.m.
Ray Lewis never wanted to be like his the father. Today, Lewis doesn't want his son to be like him either. Here's an intimate look at the bond between father and son.
Published: Feb. 9, 2012 at 12:11 p.m.
The Giants and Patriots meet for a second time in four years with redemption, history, and the legacies of two elite quarterbacks hanging in the balance.
Published: Jan. 28, 2013 at 12:00 p.m.
The Super Bowl is back in New Orleans. To Saints vice chairman Rita Benson LeBlanc, it's a reminder that the city is back, too.
Published: Sept. 11, 2012 at 01:17 p.m.
Even as a new quarterback era begins for the Colts, a downtown Indianapolis landmark is split between excitement for what's to come, and nostalgia for the legend who came before.
Published: Oct. 4, 2010 at 10:42 p.m.
Introducing "The Season", presented by SAP. This 12-part series will take a unique look at the NFL, following stories that represent all facets of the game.
Published: Dec. 5, 2012 at 12:48 p.m.
Bears cornerback Tim Jennings defines the term 'playing big' - measured not only by his productivity on the field, but also by the toughness that has gotten him there.
Published: Jan. 15, 2013 at 01:16 p.m.
As Von Miller copes with the Broncos' painful playoff loss, a look at his drive and ambition that were nurtured in an unexpected place.
Published: Sept. 5, 2012 at 12:53 p.m.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has had quite a journey in his 9 years in the NFL, but his road to becoming a hero is still missing one defining moment.
Published: Jan. 11, 2011 at 04:49 p.m.
Despite an early playoff exit, Michael Vick returned to the upper echelon of NFL quarterbacks in 2010. Alongside Vick for the journey was Eagles OC Marty Mornhinweg.
Published: Nov. 17, 2011 at 05:31 p.m.
On the next episode of "The NFL Season: A Biography," find out what life was like growing up as a Harbaugh, as NFL head coaches John and Jim are profiled.
Published: Dec. 11, 2012 at 12:59 p.m.
It's been a stunning comeback season for Peyton Manning. But history will define the success of that comeback by one ultimate measurement.
Published: Jan. 2, 2013 at 02:29 p.m.
Adrian Peterson's run at the single-season rushing record has been one of the season's most inspiring stories. But the drama of Sunday's finale was fueled by something much deeper than simply a number.
Published: Nov. 6, 2012 at 01:34 p.m.
Robert Griffin III has a habit of making the impossible seem real. It's a trait he shares with the otherworldly characters who inspire him.
Published: Oct. 30, 2012 at 03:02 p.m.
When it comes to this year's rookie QB class, Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III have garnered most of the headlines. But up in Seattle, Russell Wilson is putting together an impressive debut season of his own -- thanks in part to a familiar mentor.
Published: Oct. 4, 2011 at 02:04 a.m.
Packers TE Jermichael Finley relives the bittersweet memory of watching his teammates capture the Lombardi Trophy last season, and reveals his plan to help them defend it in 2011.
Published: Sept. 24, 2012 at 08:11 p.m.
Carolina receiver Steve Smith has always been a game-changer. But his new mission illustrates just how much he has evolved -- as a player, and as a man.
Published: Nov. 1, 2011 at 03:06 p.m.
The Bears and Buccaneers take to the pitch to represent American football at Great Britain's famed Wembley Stadium.