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: 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. 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: 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, 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: Nov. 20, 2012 at 12:43 p.m.
The life of an NFL scout is tough and demanding. But for one member of the Jaguars' staff, the job's challenges pale in comparison to a more personal one.
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: 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: Dec. 28, 2010 at 01:25 p.m.
When he isn't punching holes in opposing defenses, the Giants' Brandon Jacobs has a unique way of recoving from an NFL game. Find out how an Eastern practice helps this Beast of the NFC East run better.
Published: Sept. 22, 2011 at 02:17 p.m.
Michael Vick takes to the Georgia Dome, donning Eagles midnight green and white, while Ebenezer Baptist Church welcomes his redemption, even as they hope for a Falcons victory.
Published: Sept. 13, 2011 at 02:29 p.m.
The DeBlase family observes the 10th anniversary of 9/11, then cheers on the Cowboys as they open the NFL season in New Jersey against the Jets.
Published: Sept. 26, 2011 at 01:51 p.m.
Jesse Holley had a difficult road from reality TV contestant to contributing NFL receiver, but the "4th and Long" winner says he just had to wait for his moment.
Published: Sept. 27, 2011 at 01:33 p.m.
The Bengals' offensive line learns from its classically trained coach that pass protection isn't just about brute force and muscle -- it's a performance, requiring focus, finesse and even, in its own way, melody.
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: Oct. 16, 2012 at 09:23 p.m.
When it comes to the heated political issue of same-sex marriage, the Ravens' Brendon Ayanbadejo isn't afraid to speak out -- in the face of disagreement in his own state, and his own locker room.
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.