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by Ken Belson and Kevin Draper
25 Feb 2020 at 9:51am
Team owners voted last week to approve a new collective bargaining agreement. But the proposal?s increase in games and cap on revenue sharing have split the players, delaying their vote.

by Ben Shpigel
20 Feb 2020 at 9:28pm
The proposed deal would expand the playoffs to 14 teams and extend the regular season to 17 games, among other changes.

by Ken Belson
19 Feb 2020 at 8:23pm
Seven teams from each conference would make the postseason and only one-seeds would receive byes under the proposal.

by Talya Minsberg
12 Feb 2020 at 3:34pm
Parris Goebel is the 28-year-old choreographer behind Jennifer Lopez?s Super Bowl halftime show.

by Victor Mather
12 Feb 2020 at 5:33pm
The Cleveland Browns defensive end had been suspended indefinitely for removing Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph?s helmet and hitting him with it.

by Victor Mather
6 Feb 2020 at 6:59pm
The team?s announcement this week that it will play two home games in London during the 2020 season drew the ire of its stateside fan base.

by Victor Mather
6 Feb 2020 at 6:05am
A more sober league, dedicated to football, not gimmicks, starts up this weekend, 19 years after the old league shut down.

by Julia Jacobs
4 Feb 2020 at 2:22pm
J. Lo wore a Puerto Rican flag. Children appeared in orbs that looked like cages. Beyoncé and Jay-Z sat during the national anthem. Were they all saying something?

by Ken Belson
3 Feb 2020 at 4:50pm
The Patriots missed the Super Bowl for the first time in four years, yet they were everywhere on Sunday.

by Sopan Deb
3 Feb 2020 at 6:01am
All things considered, the game was swift. This summary of how it happened is swifter.

by Bill Pennington
3 Feb 2020 at 12:38am
The 24-year-old rallied the Kansas City Chiefs from their third consecutive postseason deficit to win the Super Bowl over the San Francisco 49ers.

by Ben Shpigel
3 Feb 2020 at 2:10am
Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was not playing very well until he was, turning the game around in the fourth quarter for a 31-20 victory.

by Benjamin Hoffman
3 Feb 2020 at 6:23am
The Chiefs mounted their third double-digit comeback of the postseason, overwhelming the 49ers and ending a 50-year championship drought.

by Kevin Draper
2 Feb 2020 at 11:41pm
All appeared lost for the Chiefs when Patrick Mahomes, who was having an off night, unleashed the biggest throw of the Super Bowl.

by Benjamin Hoffman
3 Feb 2020 at 1:09am
Patrick Mahomes led the Chiefs to three fourth-quarter touchdowns as Kansas City won its first Super Bowl title in 50 years.

by Benjamin Hoffman
3 Feb 2020 at 12:04am
The San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs are ready to battle for N.F.L. supremacy in a matchup worthy of the spectacle attached to it.

by Elena Bergeron
2 Feb 2020 at 11:27am
Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs is part of a vanguard redefining the position. But it is a watershed only if it is widespread and persistent.

by Benjamin Hoffman
1 Feb 2020 at 3:00am
A relatively new statistic aims to quantify the likelihood of election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Alan Faneca should be excited, while Isaac Bruce?s wait may continue.

by Talya Minsberg
1 Feb 2020 at 8:56am
Sowers needed an assist to get her foot in the door. Then she burst through to become the first woman to coach in the N.F.L.?s championship game.

by Sandra E. Garcia
1 Feb 2020 at 12:39pm
Although there are few Latinos playing in the N.F.L., organizers have sought to capitalize on the region?s Latino vibe.