Rob Gronkowski is not dead yet. The New England Patriots’ tight end spent most of the 2018 season looking like he was running with a grand piano strapped to his back. Last week he was targeted just once. The lumbering tight end, however, enjoyed a monumental role in Sunday’s 37-31 overtime victory over the Kansas…

NFL.com Published: Jan. 21, 2019 at 08:22 a.m. A room filled with heroes — Dan Hanzus, Marc Sessler, Chris Wesseling and Gregg Rosenthal — dissect championship weekend. The Patriots won in overtime against the Chiefs in Arrowhead in an absolute nail biter (4:12). How much does luck have to do with the Patriots dynasty? (11:24).…

Drew Brees won’t let the bitter taste of Sunday’s playoff defeat be his last memory on an NFL football field. The New Orleans Saints quarterback said after the gut-wrenching 26-23 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Rams that he plots to return in 2019. “I plan on being here next year and making another run…

Todd Gurley missed the end of the regular season due to a knee injury, so when the dynamic running back was relegated to the sideline for much of Sunday’s NFC Championship tilt, most assumed it was injury related. Not so, says Gurley. The running back told NFL Network’s Steve Wyche after the Rams’ 26-23 overtime…

The Kansas City Chiefs almost stopped Tom Brady. Leading 28-24 with 1:01 left on the clock, K.C. had the New England Patriots in a third-and-10. Brady sailed a high pass to Rob Gronkowski that deflected off the tight end’s fingertips and was corralled by Chiefs rookie corner Charvarius Ward, who held onto the ball long…

The young gun sat on the sidelines, his pistol holstered, never getting a chance to fire an overtime shot. Patrick Mahomes, the presumptive NFL MVP, could only watch as Tom Brady diced up the Kansas City Chiefs’ defense in overtime of the New England Patriots’ 37-31 AFC Championship Game victory. After Mahomes engineered a stirring…

Rex Burkhead plunged into the end zone from two yards out to put the finishing touch on Tom Brady’s surgical opening drive in overtime, propelling the Patriots to their NFL-record eleventh Super Bowl appearance. Bill Belichick will lead his team to a rematch of the Super Bowl XXXVI victory over the Rams that jumpstarted the…

Novak Djokovic is bidding to win the Australian Open for a seventh timeAustralian Open 2019Venue: Melbourne Park Dates: 14-27 JanuaryCoverage: Daily live commentaries on the BBC Sport website, listen to Tennis Breakfast daily from 07:00 GMT on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and watch highlights on BBC TV and online.Novak Djokovic is confident he…