All Michael Silver Stories
Even when he's far from perfect, Tom Brady finds a way to make the Patriots playoff winners
Denver's revitalized defense gives Mike Shanahan his best playoff shot since number 7 hung 'em up
Former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo wants to bring a team to L.A. Could it be the Raiders? The Vikings? The Saints? The 49ers? Yup
4 ARIZONA CARDINALS
It was the end of another long, hot training camp practice, and a hopeful fan had some words of advice for Dennis Green, the Cardinals' ...
1 Pittsburgh Steelers
The coach's future is uncertain, but the quarterback of the Super Bowl champs will leave no doubt who's boss on the field
1 Baltimore Ravens
Everybody is terrified of their defense, but can Kyle Boller strike fear into opposing secondaries? He finally has the receiving weapons to do it
Picking Up Speed
The Carolina bandwagon blew a tire after a dismal November loss to Chicago, but two months later the surging Panthers are making it look like 2003 all over again
Taking Care of Business
The Two-Week period that preceded Super Bowl Sunday should have been a happy time for the NFC champion San Francisco 49ers.
BIG STUFF MIKE ALSTOTT IS PART BULL, PART BON VIVANT--AND JUST WHAT THE BUCS NEEDED
She's an attractive young brunette, a confident reveler with aJennifer Aniston hairdo, a killer tan and legs that seem as longas the Florida ...
REAL DEAL THE CAROLINA PANTHERS SHED THEIR EXPANSION TAG WITH A DOMINATING VICTORY OVER THE SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS
Sundays traditionally have not been party nights in theBible-thumping city of Charlotte. But times are changing, asevidenced by the raucous ...
MAKING A STATEMENT THE OILERS TALKED TOUGH, BUT THE STEELERS, LED BY JEROME BETTIS, HAD THE LAST WORD
He had spent three hours scattering bodies for one of the hottest running backs in pro football, and now Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Tim Lester ...
ON TOP OF THE WORLD Steve Young has finally completed his long climb from nervous child to proven leader
For the fifth time in 13 years, the San Francisco 49ers have climbed to the top of the football world, forging a path that has brought them to the ...
Generally Electric Falcons quarterback Michael Vick has given the NFL a jolt, but his most exciting days are still ahead
Frodo Baggins has his ring, and Harry Potter has his wand. Michael Vick, the man who's hell-bent on turning the football world on its ear, works his magic with a ...
HOW SWEET IT IS BY ONCE AGAIN BEATING AL DAVIS'S RAIDERS, THE CHIEFS FELT THEY GOT THEIR JUST DESERTS
He let down his guard, just for a moment, and that lapserevealed more about the bitterness of this rivalry than would athousand press conferences or exclusive ...
SOLID CHOICE UCLA TACKLE JONATHAN OGDEN, A BIG, BRILLIANT BLOCKER AND A GOOD CITIZEN, HAS ALL THE PRO SCOUTS DROOLING
When you're on a roll, the world is your playground. You canwalk into Lawry's Prime Rib in Beverly Hills, as prized NFLprospect Jonathan ...
Best of the Best The Ravens' fiery Ray Lewis is making big news, this time on the field, as a defensive force nonpareil
Bursting into view like a laser, Ray Lewis injects into his surroundings a jolt of unfettered energy. As Lewis, the Baltimore Ravens' star middle ...
Showing more grit than prowess, John Elway executed a brilliant game plan in the Broncos' stunning Super Bowl win over the Packers.
BEAUTY AND THE BEACH GABRIELLE REECE AND HER VOLLEYBALL COLLEAGUES DEBATE WHAT ROLE SEX APPEAL WILL PLAY IN EXPANDING THE POPULARITY OF THEIR SPORT
The morning sunlight caressed her bronzed face, the warm windtossed her blonde hair, and the lesson she was getting openedher green eyes.