Staley has brought a welcomed breath of fresh air to the Los Angeles Rams defense. They are modern in that they give offenses good looks to run on them, knowing that it will not dent their bottom line, and they are collegiate in the use of fronts and coverages.
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Seven weeks complete in the 2020 NFL season and no team is undefeated against the spread -- and the Cowboys are now 0-7 ATS. How is your team doing against the spread or total? A look at all 32 NFL teams in the sports betting world.
Kirk Cousins has never thrown more than 13 interceptions in a season. The Vikings quarterback has thrown 10 already this season. That puts him on pace for 27. The last time a Vikings quarterback threw 20 or more interceptions in a season was 1985 when Daunte Culpepper threw 23. “Every interception’s a little different, so […]
With the trade deadline approaching and, as a practical matter, the trade deadline imminent for teams that hope to have any new players on the field in Week Nine, a former first-round receiver is drawing interest. According to Aaron Reiss of TheAthletic.com, multiple teams have inquired about Texans receiver Will Fuller. One of those teams, […]
The NFL is planning for 20-percent capacity at Super Bowl LV. Unless it isn’t. Via Ben Fischer of Sports Business Daily, the NFL disputes a report from ESPN that the league anticipates having one in five seats filled at Raymond James Stadium for the annual NFL championship. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Fischer that there […]
When he found out about his demotion, Ryan Fitzpatrick said he felt it “was my team.” Indeed, the veteran quarterback won over teammates. It didn’t matter. The Dolphins now are Tua Tagovailoa‘s team for the present and the future. The rookie is taking all the lessons he learned in the six months with Fitzpatrick heading […]
Former NFL receiver Jimmy Orr, who played 13 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Colts, has died. He was 85. A two-time Pro Bowler who entered the league as a 25th-round pick of the Rams in 1957, Orr is best remembered by many as the man who was frantically waving his arms while wide […]
The Patriots announced they placed linebacker Brandon Copeland on injured reserve Wednesday. Copeland told teammates he tore a pectoral muscle Sunday against the 49ers. He appeared in six games, starting four, in his first season with the Patriots after signing as a free agent in March. He has 10 tackles on defense and two more […]
Steelers receiver Diontae Johnson has had a back injury and a concussion this season. He now is listed on the report with a toe injury. Johnson was injured on an 8-yard gain for a first down with 3:35 remaining in Sunday’s victory over the Titans. He came up big for the Steelers, with nine catches […]
After the illegal hit to the head that Andy Dalton took Sunday, it seems unlikely the Cowboys quarterback will clear concussion protocol in time to play against the Eagles. Dalton did not practice Wednesday, with third-stringer Ben DiNucci taking all the first-team reps. The rookie got his feet wet against Washington, taking 12 snaps and […]
The Cardinals signed defensive lineman Josh Mauro from Jacksonville’s practice squad, the team announced Wednesday. Mauro returns to Arizona, where he played 47 games with 26 starts from 2014-17. He made 70 tackles, two sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery for the Cardinals. He played 12 games with four starts while with the […]
Titans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney injured his left knee in Sunday’s loss to the Steelers. He was not ready to practice Wednesday. The team lists him as a non-participant because of his knee injury. Clowney played 58 of 79 defensive snaps Sunday and made four tackles, a pass breakup, a quarterback hit and a forced […]
Three wide receivers were missing from Saints practice on Wednesday. Only two of those wideouts were on the injury report. Emmanuel Sanders remains on the reserve/COVID-19 list, so he’s not on the active roster heading into Sunday’s game against the Bears. Michael Thomas and Marquez Callaway are on the active roster and they were the […]
Running back Christian McCaffrey remains on the Panthers’ injured reserve list at the moment, so he does not appear on the injury report that the team turned in for Thursday night’s game against the Falcons. McCaffrey’s status could change and he’ll almost certainly be playing if it does. Left tackle Russell Okung probably won’t be […]
Major League Baseball will huff and puff and potentially blow Justin Turner’s house down, if of course the MLB Players Association lets MLB do it. MLB has issued a statement regarding last night’s inexplicable failure of the Dodgers to keep third baseman Justin Turner in isolation after he was removed from the game in the […]
The Vikings have placed rookie cornerback Cameron Dantzler on the reserve/COVID-19 list, the team announced Wednesday. The COVID-19 list is for players who have tested positive or come in close contact with someone who has. Dantzler, 22, has appeared in four games, starting all four, for the Vikings. He has made 24 tackles, two tackles […]
The Browns kicked off the practice week without their top defensive player. Defensive end Myles Garrett did not practice on Wednesday. He is listed with an ankle injury, although it is not one that seems to be a cause of much concern for the team. Head coach Kevin Stefanski said the team was “just being […]
Some would say defensive tackle Dontari Poe‘s fate in Dallas was sealed the moment he took a knee during the anthem. Regardless, he’s out. So is cornerback Daryl Worley. NFL Media reports that the Cowboys will cut both Poe and Worley after failing to find a trade partner for either player. The moves won’t save […]
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been squaring off with Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer for years, and Rodgers says that’s a tough challenge. So when Rodgers was asked about talk that Zimmer could be fired as a result of the Vikings’ highly disappointing 2020 season, he was surprised. Rodgers told reporters today that he thinks […]
The Texans closed their training facility Wednesday after a player tested positive for COVID-19. The team will place offensive guard Max Scharping on the reserve/COVID-19 list, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. Scharping is the first Texans player to test positive during the season, with several players having contracted the virus during the offseason. […]
Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes was named the AFC defensive player of the week on Wednesday for his work against the Jets in Week 7, but his outlook for Week 8 is a bit cloudy after the team’s practice later in the day. Hughes was listed as a non-participant when the team released its injury […]
There was good news and bad news for Green Bay’s offense at Wednesday’s practice. The good news was that wide receiver Allen Lazard was on the practice field for the first time since having core muscle surgery after the team’s Week 3 victory over the Saints. The bad news was that running back Aaron Jones […]