Player props are one of the easiest transitions for fantasy enthusiasts to get involved in sports betting, and the Week 11 Monday Night Football clash between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Los Angeles Rams offers some enticing options.
Free-agent acquisition budget (FAAB) leagues level the playing field for nabbing fantasy free agents after each week of NFL action, and Michael Pittman Jr. is a top priority after Week 11 of the 2020 NFL season.
The NFL issued new guidance Monday for its operations amid the coronavirus pandemic, notably making it a requirement for players to wear masks on the sideline unless they have their helmets on and are preparing to enter the game.
Mike McCarthy traveled to Minneapolis with a sledgehammer and watermelons from the Dallas area, then hammered home a point to his players the night before their win against the Vikings by smashing them like comic Gallagher famously does.
Like the Griffeys homering in the same game, Frank Gore and his son, Frank Jr., added to the father-son power teams. Frank Jr. scored on a 51-yard reception for Southern Miss on Saturday, and Frank scored in his third decade in the NFL on Sunday.
Jared Goff threw for 376 yards and three touchdowns and Matt Gay converted a 40-yard field goal with 2:36 remaining as the Los Angeles Rams took the lead in the NFC West standings with a 27-24 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday night. Jordan Fuller intercepted Tom Brady twice with the second coming […]
The Steelers remain the NFL’s only unbeaten team, the Packers are in the lead for the top seed in the NFC, and the wild card race is wide-open in the AFC but more settled in the NFC. Here’s how the playoff picture looks after Week 11: AFC 1. Steelers (10-0) One-game lead for home-field advantage. […]
The Seattle Seahawks have placed tight end Greg Olsen on injured reserve after he sustained a ruptured plantar fascia in his left foot in Thursday night’s victory over the Arizona Cardinals. In Olsen’s place, the team promoted defensive tackle Damon “Snacks” Harrison to their active roster after playing the last two games for the team […]
The Buccaneers and Rams have two of the best defenses in the league. The Rams rank first in yards allowed and the Bucs third. The offenses, though, are showing them no respect. The teams combined for 31 points and 355 yards in the first half, with the Rams taking a 17-14 lead into the locker […]
The Seahawks announced Monday they will play without fans in attendance for their next two home games. The team hosts the Giants on Dec. 6 and the Jets on Dec. 13. “Due to the current case counts of COVID-19 in our state, we will continue playing without fans in attendance at our home games on […]
Practicing at night didn’t get the Buccaneers off to a faster start. Of course, the Bucs are playing against the league’s top-ranked defense in yards allowed. The Bucs took the opening kickoff and punted after only six plays and 16 yards. They had better success on their second drive but not before falling behind 7-0. […]
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford played with a right thumb injury Sunday. After completing 18 of 33 passes for 178 yards, Stafford said his thumb “felt pretty good.” The Lions list him as limited in Monday’s estimated practice in advance of Thursday’s game against the Texans. Stafford was able to practice on Thursday and Friday of […]
The Dolphins have placed offensive lineman Jesse Davis on the COVID-19 reserve list. Davis, who has started 51 consecutive games for the Dolphins over four seasons, is not expected to play Sunday against the Jets, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports. The Dolphins allowed only 14 sacks in the first nine games. They gave […]
The Steelers face the Ravens on Thanksgiving night, and they may not have receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster. He was listed as not practicing in Monday’s practice report, based on an estimate since the Steelers didn’t practice. Smith-Schuster has a foot injury, which apparently happened when he stepped on a penalty flag during Sunday’s game. Several players […]
Offensive guard Ali Marpet was doubtful for Monday Night Football, so it’s no surprise he is among the Buccaneers’ inactives. AQ Shipley will start at center again this week with center Ryan Jensen replacing Marpet. Marpet still has not fully recovered from a concussion he was diagnosed with against the Giants three weeks ago. Quarterback […]
As the NFL continues to struggle with the pandemic, the NFL has once again enhanced the rules aimed at limiting the spread of the virus. A November 23 memo from the league office to all teams outlines further changes to the rules applicable to the 32 teams. The highlights appear below. First, starting with Week […]
The 49ers announced they placed defensive linemen D.J. Jones and Jordan Willis on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday. According to NBCSportsBayArea.com, the players actually went on the list Sunday. They bring the 49ers’ total number of players on the COVID-19 reserve list to nine. It’s unknown whether Jones and Willis tested positive or were in close […]
The Browns have played three straight games in challenging conditions. That will, as a practical matter, make it easier for them if they have to play in the elements in January. “I am glad we played in these last three ball games and played in the elements because that is what you are getting ready […]
Washington placed running back Javon Leake on the COVID-19/practice squad reserve list, according to the NFL transaction wire. The team placed defensive tackle Matt Ioannidis on the COVID-19 reserve list last Tuesday. Ioannidis is on injured reserve. It is unknown whether Leake tested positive or was in close contact with someone who did. He signed […]
Raiders guard Richie Incognito will not be returning from injured reserve this season. Incognito was injured in the second game of the season and Raiders head coach Jon Gruden announced on Monday that he recently had season-ending surgery. “I hate to admit that, but we’ve tried everything we can,” Gruden said, via Paul Gutierrez of […]
Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray said his shoulder was good after he appeared to hurt it in last Thursday’s loss to the Seahawks, but head coach Kliff Kingsbury wants to see Murray in practice before making any proclamations about the quarterback’s condition. Kingsbury said that Murray is “working through” his shoulder issue and the team will […]
The Texans announced a pair of roster moves on Monday afternoon. Tight end Kahale Warring has been activated from injured reserve ahead of Thursday’s game against the Lions. They also announced that they have claimed offensive lineman Hjalte Froholdt off of waivers. Warring went on injured reserve after playing nine special teams snaps in the […]
Giants head coach Joe Judge discussed for the first time today his decision to fire offensive line coach Marc Colombo, although he didn’t offer a lot of insight into what transpired between the two of them. Addressing reports that Judge and Colombo had been feuding, and even that they had a fistfight, Judge decried “misinformation” […]
Defensive end Takk McKinley‘s tour of the NFL will continue in Las Vegas. McKinley was claimed off of waivers by the Bengals when the Falcons cut him two weeks ago, but failed a physical and went back on the waiver wire. The 49ers claimed him and failed him on another physical last week, which left […]
Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has been placed on the NFL’s COVID-19 reserve list. The Vikings announced today that Thielen has been placed on the list, which is for players who have either tested positive for COVID-19 or had close contact with someone who tested positive. The Vikings did not say whether Thielen tested positive. […]