Peter King

Peter King

Peter King, an SI writer since 1989 and senior writer since 1990, has covered pro football at the magazine for a quarter-century. He is now the editor-in-chief of The MMQB, the magazine's microsite on all things football. King lives in Manhattan with wife Ann.

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Nov. 16, 2009

Manning at his Best

With a new coach, new targets and no running game, Peyton Manning is more productive than ever—and the Colts are undefeated. Here's how the league's hardest-working, most cerebral QB is getting it done

Feb. 06, 2012


Three bold decisions by Robert Kraft transformed the Patriots from league laughingstock into the NFL's model franchise.

Feb. 08, 2010

Head Games

Sure, the Saints can prevail. All their defense has to do is outsmart Peyton Manning

Dec. 22, 2003

King's Corner

TRADING E-MAIL WITH ... Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck, the NFL's ninth-rated passer SI: You're walking through Pike Place Market in ...

Oct. 12, 2009

Titanic Task

Tennessee (0--4) is desperate and has one last shot to revive its feeble playoff prospects. At home against Indianapolis (4--0) this Sunday, ...

Dec. 23, 2002

King's Corner

TRADING E-MAIL WITH ...Cowboys QB Chad Hutchinson, the former Cardinals pitcher SI: What is it about football that drew you back after four ...

Dec. 13, 2010

Rams at Saints

Who would have thought last summer that the Week 14 game between these two would have playoff implications for both teams? The 6--6 ...

Oct. 25, 2010

Patriots vs. Chargers

Both teams should be in crisis, but only one is. When New England dumped Randy Moss on Oct. 6, there was much hand-wringing about the ...

March 26, 2007

4 Houston Astros

MANAGER PHILGARNER fourth season with AstrosTHE THREE dirtiest words around Astros camp this year: World BaseballClassic.

March 26, 2007

4 Houston Astros

MANAGER PHILGARNER fourth season with AstrosTHE THREE dirtiest words around Astros camp this year: World BaseballClassic.

Sept. 03, 2007

The King 500

Andre Johnson over Marvin Harrison? Marc Bulger ahead of Donovan McNabb? A tackle in the top 10? SI's 1-to-500 ranking of the NFL's best is filled with surprises

Feb. 21, 2005

On the Money

The Patriots' Tom Brady is SI's Player of the Year for the way he performed when the stakes were highest

Dec. 04, 2006

Peter King's Corner

HOT READ Entering the season Dallas and Denver had playoff-worthy rosters built to win now, but each team had a shaky veteran at ...

Sept. 06, 2010


Here are SI's five most fearsome pass rushers for 2010 and beyond. They'll chase and drop quarterbacks for the next half decade.

Sept. 04, 2006

1 Seattle Seahawks

Losing the league's best guard is a serious blow to the ground game-not serious enough to deny a third straight division title

Sept. 03, 2007

2 Denver Broncos

An off-season of heartache has taught these players that they've got to seize the day--and hold on to their leads

May 01, 2006

The Wrong Stuff

In a first round top-heavy with quarterbacks, fledgling Cleveland wagered the No. 1 pick on Tim Couch of Kentucky. Big mistake

May 14, 2012


Since Junior Seau died, I've been wondering about our part in all of this. The media's part, the hero-creating part, the Seau-as-superhero part.