Patriots linebacker Darius Fleming has been released.
Tom Brady and the Patriots have reached agreement on a contract extension through 2019, according to CSN New England's Tom E. Curran.
The Carolina Panthers had the best regular-season record before losing Super Bowl 50. And they are among three favorites to emerge from Super Bowl 51 as champions.
For his second recruiting class at Michigan, Jim Harbaugh is pulling out all of the big guns. The really, really big athletic guns.