Paul Brown


Like Tyson entering the ring, Bill Belichick is pretty much unadorned when he settles into his solitary spot on the sidelines on game days.


FOXBORO Before getting swamped by the Patriots Monday night, the Houston Texans described their game with New England as the biggest in franchise history.


FOXBORO -- It's been 12 days since the Patriots last played a game, and the buildup to Sunday's meeting with the Bills has seemed almost interminable for coach Bill Belichick.


By Michael Felger

After decades as a doormat, NFL players have gotten tough. Good for them. It's about time.