New England Patriots

Aaron Hernandez in 2013. (Getty Images)

After Conviction, Many Court Cases Left For Aaron Hernandez

Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2015

Aaron Hernandez in 2013. (Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Found Guilty Of First-Degree Murder

The conviction carries a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Who Is Ted Wells? 4 Things To Know About The “DeflateGate” Investigator

Ted Wells. Have you heard of him? If you haven’t, you might want to make yourself familiar with him because he might be the single-most important person in the NFL right now.

02/17/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Super Bowl XLIX Outshines NFL’s Bad Year

The Super Bowl was what an NFL game is supposed to look and feel like.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2015

Patriots defensive back Malcolm Butler, right, makes the interception to seal a Super Bowl win against the Seahawks. (Getty Images)

Tom Brady Wants To Give His MVP Truck To Malcolm Butler

Butler made the big play with a last-minute interception to seal the Super Bowl win.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2015

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Pete Carroll Stands By Decision To Pass With Super Bowl On The Line

Seattle was burned when it didn’t give Marshawn Lynch the ball at the 1-yard line.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2015

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, center. (Timothy A Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Hilarious Memes Wondering Why Marshawn Lynch Didn’t Get The Ball

The Internet is wondering why Lynch isn’t the guy from the 1-yard line.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Super Bowl Garners Record Overnight Rating

The Super Bowl drew a 49.7 rating in the largest media markets, Nielsen said.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2015

Patriots defensive back Malcolm Butler, right, makes the interception to seal a Super Bowl win against the Seahawks. (Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: How’d That Happen?

Marshawn Lynch never got a chance from the 1-yard line, and the Seahawks paid for it.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Getty Images)

Tom Brady Rallies Patriots To Come-From-Behind Super Bowl Win

The duo of Tom Brady and Bill Belichick won their fourth Super Bowl ring.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: Cameron Fleming #71 of the New England Patriots celebrates with teammates after defeating the Seattle Seahawks during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Patriots defeated the Seahawks 28-24. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Three Pivotal Moments In The Patriots Run To The Super Bowl

What once seemed like a fleeting dream, has become a reality, largely in part to these huge moments that set the New England Patriots on a course for Super Bowl glory.

02/01/2015

Aaron Hernandez. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Prosecutors, Defense Present Cases In Aaron Hernandez Trial

Both sides presented their initial cases Thursday.

CBS Chicago–01/29/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ham: The Patriots’ Tangled Web Of Innocence, Lies And Cover-Ups

In a way, New England is both guilty and innocent.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2015

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks takes the field for the 2014 NFC Championship against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.

Richard Sherman Provides Some Levity For This Super Bowl

There has been plenty of Super Bowl drama already this week.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2015

PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks addresses the media at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Prediction Machine Picks Seahawks Over Patriots In Super Bowl XLIX

Betting on the Super Bowl is undeniably an uncertainty and a risk. A much less risky bet would be that Paul Bessire’s PredictionMachine.com has the most thorough and sound reasoning for why the Seattle Seahawks will defeat the New England Patriots.

01/27/2015

Patriots coach Bill Belichick.  (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Report: NFL Has ‘Strong Person Of Interest’ In Deflategate

The Patriots have denied wrongdoing in this absurd story.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2015

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#Deflategate: What We Know About Patriots’ Balls

Five days after learning that the American Football Conference championship game was played with deflated footballs, here is what we know:

01/23/2015

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 22: New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady talks to the media during a press conference to address the under inflation of footballs used in the AFC championship game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Keidel: Patriots’ Pathetic Pressers Fall Flat

The split-screen drama performed by the Patriots has our nation scratching its head.

01/23/2015

Patriots coach Bill Belichick.  (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

NFL Has No Conclusion Yet In Deflated Football Investigation

The Patriots have denied any knowledge of deflating footballs in the AFC title game.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Patriots ‘Scandal’ Just Not Compelling

New England’s not the first and won’t be the last to look for every possible advantage.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2015

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