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Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Vikings Reinstate Adrian Peterson After Abuse Charge

Peterson will play Sunday against the Saints, the Vikings said.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

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5 Best Teams In NFL Heading Into 2014 Season

Let’s take a look at the five best teams in the NFL heading into the 2014 season.

08/29/2014

Marshawn Lynch and the Seahawks stomped all over the Bears last Friday. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Shepkowski: How Much Does The 3rd Preseason Game Matter?

Some really good teams in the last decade have gotten stomped in Week 3 of the preseason.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Cornerback Darrelle Revis #24 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stretches for a 4th-quarter interception against the Miami Dolphins November 11, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. Tampa won 22 - 19. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Darrelle Revis Is The Key Component To New England’s New-Look Defense

It’s been a long-time since the New England Patriots had a shutdown cornerback on their roster, and they finally have one in former New York Jets star Darrelle Revis.

08/18/2014

Patrick Peterson (Photo Credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

6 NFL Cornerbacks Who Think They’re The Best

NFL cornerbacks have more confidence than most athletes. These 6 NFL cornerbacks think they’re the best at their position.

07/30/2014

Aaron Hernandez. (Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Pleads Not Guilty In 2012 Killings

Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been charged with gunning down two men.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2014

Aaron Hernandez. (Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Indicted In Boston Double Slaying

Hernandez was already awaiting trial in a separate 2013 murder.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2014

Bill Belichick.

Because He Can, Bill Belichick Is Still Doing Bill Belichick Things

Posing in the league’s annual coaches’ photo is overrated anyway.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2014

Trevor Scott with Oakland in 2009. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Bears Sign DE Trevor Scott to 1-Year Deal

Scott had two tackles in four games for Tampa Bay last year.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Robert Ayers of the Denver Broncos celebrates a stop in the second quatrer against the New England Patriots during the AFC Championship game. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Broncos Beat Patriots 26-16 To Reach Super Bowl

Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos are heading to the Super Bowl after a 26-16 victory over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.

01/19/2014

The Seattle Seahawks run on to the field during their game against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field. ( credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Durkin: NFL Championship Week Picks

Dan Durkin makes his picks for the AFC and NFC Championship Games.

670 The Score–01/17/2014

The Seattle Seahawks run on to the field during their game against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field. ( credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

America’s Leading Sportscasters Predict AFC And NFC Championship Winners

In anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we’ve pulled together America’s leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.

01/17/2014

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Sports Verdict: Which QB Will Win AFC Championship? Peyton Manning Vs. Tom Brady

The good news: either Manning or Brady will get to go to another Super Bowl. The bad news: one of them will not, and be denied adding more to his legacy yet again.

01/16/2014

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Harbaugh, Belichick Join Elite Company

Both Belichick’s Patriots and Harbaugh’s 49ers will be playing on Championship Weekend for the third straight year.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2014

DENVER - SEPTEMBER 14: Sherri Adams, of Arvada, Colorado enters the staduim as the San Diego Chargers face the Denver Broncos during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on September 14, 2008 in Denver, Colorado. Adams hat has tickets displayed from 35 years of being a Broncos season ticket holder. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Denver Broncos Advise Fans To Purchase ‘Real’ Championship Game Tickets

For those that want to attend the AFC Championship Game, making sure to purchase legitimate tickets is a big deal. Counterfeits are more popular all the time, especially as the playoffs arrive.

01/15/2014

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 11: Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts reacts after a play against the New England Patriots during the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 11, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Andrew Luck’s Errors Hurt Again As Pats Run All Over Colts

The Indianapolis Colts were hoping to not end up having to come from behind in another huge deficit this week. Well, they didn’t have to until they got to the fourth quarter and the New England Patriots opened it up.

01/12/2014

Tom Brady. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Durkin: NFL Divisional Round Picks

If last week’s Wild Card round – where three of the four games were decided by three points or less – was any indication of how the playoffs will be, this weekend’s games should be a treat.

670 The Score–01/10/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - JANUARY 04: Wide receiver Dwayne Bowe #82 of the Kansas City Chiefs scores a touchdown in the first quarter aginst the Indianapolis Colts during a Wild Card Playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium on January 4, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Colts Looking Healthy For Trip To New England, But One Big Name Is In Question

Andrew Luck showed last week that he takes advantage of just about every single offensive weapon that he has at his disposal, and gets the most out of his players. If one of those key components is missing, the whole machine could come to a screeching halt.

01/10/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 8: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots leads the team during a game with the Cleveland Browns at Gillette Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Colts Have Three Big Keys To Taking Down The Patriots On The Road

The Indianapolis Colts are currently riding high after taking down the Kansas City Chiefs with the second-largest comeback in NFL playoff history. They’ve got to come back to earth though, and prepare for the New England Patriots on the road, and there are a few big things that need to be done for the win.

01/08/2014

Tom Brady, Bill Belichick (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: Head Coaches Are Hugely Overrated In The NFL

Of the six coaches who were fired at the end of this season, each of them had quarterbacks with a quarterback rating placing them in the bottom half of the league.

01/03/2014

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