Jameis Winston isn’t perfect, as his league-leading number of turnover-worthy plays in 2019 will attest, but he has the high variance in his game that could make the Minnesota Vikings entertaining again, and that’s really all people can ask for right now.
With two weeks of fantasy football in the books, PFF's Nathan Jahnke prepares fantasy managers to make moves by breaking down five players to add, drop, buy low and sell high heading into Week 3 of the NFL season.
After a 34-24 loss to the Raiders on Monday Night Football, Saints quarterback Drew Brees laughed off questions about the growing narrative that he is showing signs of decline, noting, "My job is to execute the offense ... not to have the most air yards."
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll confirmed on Monday that both Marquise Blair and Bruce Irvin will need season-ending surgery, calling it "really a big blow" to a 2-0 team that outlasted the Patriots on Sunday night.
Falcons owner Arthur Blank offered his reaction to the onside kick blunder that led to the Falcons' stunning 40-39 loss to the Cowboys. "In my view, they didn't clearly understand what the rules were and exactly what they had to do," Blank said.
The NFL fined three head coaches -- Denver's Vic Fangio, Seattle's Pete Carroll and San Francisco's Kyle Shanahan -- $100,000 each for not wearing masks Sunday, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter, and also fined each coach's team $250,000.
New England Patriots running back James White's father, Tyrone, died in a car accident Sunday, the Broward County (Florida) Sheriff's Office confirmed. White was inactive for the team's game against the Seattle Seahawks.
Linebacker Reggie Ragland signed with the Lions as a free agent this offseason after spending the 2019 season with the Chiefs and winning a Super Bowl ring has honed his perspective on what it takes to succeed in the NFL. Ragland said that teams are separated “from the neck up” and watching the Lions through […]
The second half of Sunday’s game saw the Packers outscore the Lions 25-7 en route to a 42-14 victory that moved them to 2-0 on the season. While things looked great on the scoreboard, it wasn’t all positives for the Packers after halftime. Wide receiver Davante Adams left the game with a hamstring injury and […]
Sunday’s Buccaneers win featured a rare performance from tight end Rob Gronkowski. Gronkowski went without a catch for the fifth time in 117 career games, which leaves him with two catches for 11 yards while being targeted four times on the season. On Monday, head coach Bruce Arians was asked if he’s surprised by Gronkowski’s […]
Raiders quarterback Derek Carr said before the season started that he is “tired of the talk” and just wants to “go out and play football and not care about the other stuff.” With two weeks under his belt, that’s looking like the right approach to the season. Carr followed up a good performance against the […]
Lions coach Matt Patricia needs all the help he can get at the moment. The good news is, he thinks leading receiver Kenny Golladay‘s on the verge of making his debut after missing the first two games with a hamstring injury. “Yeah, I mean I expect us to keep pushing forward and arrow up on […]
Leonard Fournette clinched Sunday’s win over the Panthers with a 46-yard touchdown, and had 104 yards on the day. Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians isn’t ready to change his running back rotation, however, sticking with Ronald Jones as his starter. “I love the way it works out right now,” Arians said, via Eduardo Encina of the […]
Browns linebacker Mack Wilson‘s close to returning from a knee injury, an injury he thought was his own fault. Via Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Wilson said he thought the hyperextended knee he suffered on Aug. 18 was “karma” after he gave teammate Nick Chubb a concussion with a horse collar tackle […]
Throughout the Sean Payton/Drew Brees era, the Saints have been accustomed to a good offense. That’s not the case this year. After the Saints lost to the Raiders on Monday night, Payton said his offense simply wasn’t good enough. “The last two weeks, I think it’s been average at best offensively,” Payton said, via the […]
The Saints are returning to New Orleans after their 34-24 loss to the Las Vegas Raiders not particularly pleased with their performance. Count quarterback Drew Brees as one of the players that knows the team needs to bring more to table as they move forward. “Are we totally in sync right now? No, We’re not. […]
On the heels of a report that three separate head coaches are set to get fined by the NFL for not sufficiently wearing masks on the sidelines for games, Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden revealed that he previously had COVID-19 and is trying his best with his own mask habits. “I’m doing my […]
The Raiders are undefeated in Las Vegas. After falling in a 10-0 hole in the first quarter, Derek Carr led the Las Vegas Raiders to a 34-24 victory over the New Orleans Saints in the first game at Allegiant Stadium. The Raiders had just 34 yards of total offense at the end of the first […]
The Raiders began the night without their top two right tackles. Trent Brown (calf) and Sam Young (groin) were inactive. Denzelle Good made the start. They lost left guard Richie Incognito in the first half. The Raiders have ruled him out with an Achilles, though the extent of the injury is unknown. Rookie John Simpson […]
The Seahawks lost two key defensive players for the season to knee injuries in Sunday night’s 35-30 win over the New England Patriots. Head coach Pete Carroll confirmed on Monday that linebacker Bruce Irvin and safety/nickelback Marquise Blair both suffered torn ACLs and will need surgeries that will end their seasons. “Really a big blow,” […]
How about those Raiders? While the Saints — and everyone else — was getting ready to bury them late in the first half, the Raiders have rallied to score 17 consecutive points in the last 6:47 of time game. They now lead 24-17. The Raiders closed the first half with a field goal on the […]
The Saints have not missed star receiver Michael Thomas so far tonight. Or have they? Drew Brees‘ nine completions have gone to five different receivers, and Alvin Kamara has 11 touches for 83 yards and a touchdown. The Saints could have led at halftime but got greedy. Brees’ pass intended for Deonte Harris was intercepted […]
Last Monday, the NFL issued its warning. The league has taken action. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, three coaches were fined $100,000 each for failing to properly wear masks: 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan, Broncos coach Vic Fangio, and Seahawks coach Pete Carroll. Their respective teams were fined $250,000 each. Those were hardly the only […]
The 49ers took another body blow Monday night. Not long after confirming defensive end Nick Bosa tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, the 49ers announced an MRI confirmed Solomon Thomas tore the ACL in his left knee. Thomas, the third overall choice in 2017, injured his knee two plays after Bosa did. […]
Kyle Shanahan said earlier in the day the 49ers weren’t counting out quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for this week despite a high-ankle sprain. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media further reports the team considers Garoppolo “day-to-day.” “He has a very outside shot at playing this week,” Rapoport adds, “but next week seems feasible.” The 49ers, who are […]
Wil Lutz scored the first points in Allegiant Stadium, and Alvin Kamara the first touchdown. The Saints are not being nice house guests. The Raiders have yet to get on the scoreboard in their new stadium, trailing 10-0 with 3:51 remaining in the first quarter. The Saints took the opening kickoff and went 62 yards […]
Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert found out just before kickoff that he’d be getting his first NFL action on Sunday. And when opportunity knocked, Herbert pulled the door wide-ass open. Herbert became only the third player in the NFL’s 101 seasons to have 300 or more passing yards and a rushing touchdown in his first career […]