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.
Already sidelined by a high ankle sprain, 49ers cornerback K'Waun Williams will miss at least the next two games after the NFL suspended him Tuesday for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
The Ravens canceled practice Tuesday after learning of more positive COVID-19 tests, a source said. They will conduct all team activities virtually, with time running out before their scheduled matchup against unbeaten Pittsburgh on Thanksgiving.
The Atlanta Falcons will open up Mercedes-Benz Stadium to serve as an early polling site for the upcoming runoff elections in Georgia. Via Sarah K. Spencer of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Mercedes-Benz Stadium will join State Farm Arena, home of the Atlanta Hawks, in hosting early voting locations for the election set to be held on […]
Prior to the arrival of Carlos Dunlap in a trade from the Cincinnati Bengals last month, the Seattle Seahawks had managed just 12 sacks in total through the first seven games of the season. Since Dunlap’s acquisition, the Seahawks have 13 sacks in their last three games alone with Dunlap in the lineup. “Yeah, well […]
As a rookie in 2017, Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson suffered a torn ACL. As a rookie in 2020, Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow has suffered a torn ACL. On Tuesday, Watson made a public offer of assistance to Burrow while speaking to reporters on Tuesday. “I just want to say prayers out to Joe Burrow and […]
The Cowboys broke a four-game losing streak Sunday with a 31-28 victory over the Vikings. Afterward, it was revealed that Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy paid tribute to the comedian Gallagher by smashing watermelons with a sledgehammer to motivate his team. Washington coach Ron Rivera might steal the idea. Rivera’s team has scored only 33 points […]
Panthers coach Matt Rhule already said quarterback Teddy Bridgewater should practice Wednesday. Rhule, though, called running back Christian McCaffrey week to week. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports McCaffrey is expected to practice this week, too. Pelissero adds, though, that McCaffrey’s status for Sunday is “up in the air.” The Panthers have a bye in […]
Wisconsin and Minnesota have played every year. For 113 years. This year, they won’t play. Via ESPN.com, Saturday’s game between Minnesota and Wisconsin has been canceled, after Minnesota paused all team activities in response to COVID-19 cases in the program. The game, which decides the possessor of the Paul Bunyan Trophy, will be ruled a […]
Vikings receiver Adam Thielen went on the COVID-19 reserve list Monday. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports Thielen tested positive but then tested negative for COVID-19. It is possible Thielen had a false positive. More testing will determine whether Thielen is positive. Vikings offensive guard Dru Samia also is on the COVID-19 list. Vikings receivers […]
The NFL will announce its weekly awards on Wednesday morning, three players each per conference (offensive player, defensive player, special-teams player). We announced our weekly awards tonight. Both have the same cash prize. As in, no cash prize. MDS, Charean Williams, and I listed offensive players of the week, defensive players of the week, rookies […]
The Seahawks used their mini-bye week to get healthy. They practiced Tuesday after playing five days ago, and running back Chris Carson and cornerback Shaquill Griffin took part. The Seahawks are not required to release a practice report until Wednesday, so it is not known exactly how much each participated. Carson has missed the past […]
The Rams claimed defensive end Derek Rivers off waivers from the Patriots, the team announced Tuesday. The Patriots waived Rivers last week. He played eight games this season for New England, seeing action on 86 defensive snaps and 18 on special teams. He has four tackles and 1.5 sacks in 2020. The Patriots made Rivers […]
The Jets announced they placed running back La’Mical Perine and kicker Sam Ficken on injured reserve Tuesday. Perine was diagnosed with a high-ankle sprain after Sunday’s loss to the Chargers. He played nine games for the Jets this season and had 55 carries for 202 yards and two touchdowns and 10 catches for 49 yards. […]
The Cardinals placed safety Deionte Thompson on the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday, the team announced. He becomes the team’s fourth player to land on the list this season. It is unknown whether Thompson tested positive or was in close contact with someone who did. If Thompson hasn’t tested positive and doesn’t test positive this week, he […]
The Browns placed defensive end Joe Jackson on the reserve/COVID-19 list, the team announced Tuesday. He joins offensive lineman Chris Hubbard, fullback Andy Janovich and defensive end Myles Garrett on the team’s COVID-19 list. The Browns already have ruled out Garrett for a second consecutive week after he tested positive for COVID-19 last week. He […]
The Lions played without running back D'Andre Swift in Week 11 after he landed in the concussion protocol last Thursday and a short week before this Thursday’s game against Houston didn’t leave him much time to get cleared. Swift is making some progress, however. He was listed as a limited participant in Tuesday’s practice, which […]
49ers cornerback K'Waun Williams will miss the next two games. The NFL announced on Tuesday that Williams has been suspended two games for a violation of the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Williams did not play in Week 10 because of an ankle injury and had a stint on injured reserve earlier this season. He […]
The Chiefs will be down one of their wide receivers for at least the next three games. The team announced that wide receiver Byron Pringle has been placed on injured reserve. Pringle injured his ankle in last Sunday’s win over the Raiders. Pringle had nine catches for 108 yards while appearing in all 10 games. […]
Washington Football Team wide receiver Terry McLaurin took a step in the right direction at practice on Tuesday. McLaurin was listed as a non-participant on Monday’s estimated practice report, but moved up to a limited session with the team back on the field. McLaurin, who leads the team with 62 catches and 871 receiving yards, […]
Word on Monday was that Jaguars edge rusher Josh Allen avoid a serious knee injury, but that he would miss some time while he recovers. It will be at least three games before Allen is back in action. The Jaguars placed him on injured reserve on Tuesday. They also put cornerback D.J. Hayden and safety […]
On Sunday, Packers receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling received social-media death threats after a key fumble cost his team a game. On Tuesday, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers defended his teammate. “I would say that’s extremely unnecessary,” Rodgers said of the death threats, during an appearance on The Jim Rome Show. “I understand the rooting interests in the […]
Coaches were fewer in number than usual at the Jaguars facility on Tuesday. NFL Media reports that the Jaguars had their entire defensive coaching staff stay home due to COVID-19 protocols. The report says a positive test was the trigger for the decision. As of now, it is not clear whether the absence will extend […]