National Football League


  • Manning Contract with the Broncos?  Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 2:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Darren Rovell reports the details of contract negotiations between Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos, and possible trade destinations for current quarterback Tim Tebow.

  • Invest in What You Understand: Houston Texans Owner Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 12:51 PM ET

    Like a lot of investors, Houston Texans owner Robert McNair tries to invest in “things I understand,” he told CNBC Friday.

  • Tim Tebow To Jacksonville Would Be Biggest Offseason Move Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 9:17 AM ET
    Tim Tebow

    If Manning goes to Denver, Tebow could be traded. And there is no player in the NFL who would generate more for a team than Tim Tebow would for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

  • CEO and Chairman Clark Hunt of the Kansas City Chiefs

    Kansas City Chiefs owner Clark Hunt, in an interview that will air on “CNBC SportsBiz” on the NBC Sports Network at 7pm ET tonight, acknowledges his interest in having Peyton Manning as the next signal caller for his team.

  • Peyton Manning and Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay hug during a press conference announcing that the Colts will release Manning in Indianapolis, Indiana.

    Peyton Manning said at his goodbye press conference that “the contract and the money was never a factor for either of us.” Of course that’s not true. So I’m going to attempt to answer this question: Was getting rid of Peyton Manning in favor of drafting Andrew Luck the right move?

  • Does Loews Have Room to Grow?  Monday, 5 Mar 2012 | 3:15 PM ET

    Jonathan Tisch, Loews co-chair of the Board, discusses Loews' diversified holdings, from hotels to natural gas and insurance, and the company's plans for growth and expansion.

  • Big Heads Become Cottage Industry Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012 | 1:55 PM ET
    Jeremy Lin Big Heads

    For years, fans have held mini heads of players on a stick. I remember holding one myself in 1999 of our best player Evan Eschmeyer while I was at Northwestern.

  • Billionaire Sports Team Owners Thursday, 16 Feb 2012 | 5:26 PM ET

    Check out some of the billionaires from all over the world who have added a major sports team or two to their portfolios.

  • Victor Cruz of the New York Giants dances on the stage as the team is honored at City Hall Plaza following a ticker-tape parade in Manhattan for the second time in four years after winning the Super Bowl against the New England Patriots on February 7, 2012 in New York City

    Today on CNBC fresh off his Super Bowl win, Victor Cruz was asked about the most-talked about action "off the field."

  • Victor Cruz Wins Vizio Top Value Performer Award  Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Victor Cruz, NY Giants football player discusses signing with IMG for endorsements and marketing and his winning the Vizio Top Value Performer Award, given to the athlete whose performance on the field outpaced their salary by the widest margin.

  • Seth Paladin couldn't believe the time Antonio Brown spent with him

    Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown had arrived in Indianapolis for the Super Bowl with some time on his hands and that led to what may be the greatest fan adventure - ever.

  • Super Bowl, Madonna Set New TV Audience Records Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 11:34 PM ET

    Quarterback Eli Manning and his New York Giants may have beaten superstar Tom Brady and the New England Patriots at Sunday's Super Bowl, but none them could outmuscle Madonna — at least, where TV audiences were concerned.

  • After The Super Bowl: Who’s Buying? Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 4:13 PM ET

    Super Bowl ads may be entertaining—but do they work?

  • TiVo: The Most Engaging Super Bowl Ads  Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 6:50 AM ET

    A look at the ads that were successful during the Super Bowl, with CNBC's Darren Rovell and Tara Maitra, TiVo vice president and general manager.

  • Super Bowl XLVI: It's All About the Second Screen Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 4:23 PM ET

    While the Patriots and the Giants battle it out, the two screens that battle for consumers attention—your smartphone and TV—are teaming up.

  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady with New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning

    On and off the field, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has all the markings of a perfect endorser. He's a winner, he's got the crossover good looks and plenty of confidence. Eli Manning? Winner, sure. But beyond that the younger Manning doesn't exactly compete with Brady for national attention in the advertising world.

  • You can bet that Wall Street will be rooting for the New York Giants to pull off a victory against the New England Patriots during Sunday's Super Bowl XLVI.

  • The Patriots and Giants don't face off for another few days, but the Super Bowl already has some big winners — advertisers.

  • Five Ways to Revive Your Super Bowl Betting Pool Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 12:07 PM ET
    What your Super Bowl pool grid may look like

    To help breathe some life into your office pool, here are five new rules worth experimenting with.

  • ‘Scorecasting': Defense Ain't For Winners Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 11:28 AM ET
    Scorecasting by Tobias J. Moskowitz and L. Jon Wertheim

    In their “Freakonomics for sports” book, "Scorecasting: The Hidden Influences Behind How Sports Are Played and Games Are Won," the authors challenge conventional wisdom including the long-held belief that defense truly wins championships.