The Lions struggled to contain Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones in Week 2, which makes Arizona Cardinals running back Kenyan Drake a strong option in Week 3 DFS tournaments against Detroit's defense.
It may seem a bit premature to talk extension, but at a certain point, the Patriots will be doing themselves a favor by locking Cam Newton up before his price jumps. If the two sides do begin negotiating, here's what a potential deal could look like.
While Justin Herbert showed plenty of promise in his rookie debut, he isn't worth starting in Week 3. Meanwhile, the once fantasy-irrelevant Mitchell Trubisky is worth starting against the Atlanta Falcons.
Highlighting the best and worst trench matchups ahead of Week 3. The Bears' offensive line is set to dominate its matchup with the Atlanta Falcons' pass rush, while the Packers' Sunday Night Football clash with the Saints will make for interesting viewing.
Jaguars left tackle Cam Robinson was ejected late in the third quarter Thursday night against Miami after making contact with an official after attempting to recover a fumble by quarterback Gardner Minshew.
Set to face the Dallas Cowboys, his hometown team, Seattle Seahawks safety Jamal Adams said Thursday he has heard through the grapevine that the Cowboys don't think he's that good in coverage, providing a little extra motivation for Sunday's game.
In 2018, Jalen Ramsey called Josh Allen “trash.” On Sunday, Allen will get a chance to make Ramsey eat his words. But Allen, whose Bills host Ramsey’s Rams on Sunday, didn’t take the bait when asked about the comments by the media. Instead, Allen said he doesn’t think about it and respects Ramsey as a […]
While Falcons head coach Dan Quinn defended his special teams players for last week’s onside kick debacle, owner Arthur Blank said it looked like they didn’t know the rules. Perhaps not, but it’s not for a lack of education. Via D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Falcons special-teams coordinator Ben Kotwica said his players […]
Wide receiver Mohamed Sanu made his 49ers debut last Sunday against the Jets and he played 13 offensive snaps without having a pass thrown his way. That quiet outing didn’t have a negative impact on Sanu’s view of his new team. Sanu said on Thursday that he’s excited to be with the 49ers and that […]
It would be reasonable to expect more from Emmanuel Sanders, especially in the absence of Michael Thomas from the Saints lineup last week. But they’re confident the veteran wide receiver will find his place soon, and become a more productive part of their offense. “We are [just] two weeks in,” Saints coach Sean Payton said, […]
Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton has built his career on being a reliable target for quarterbacks, but reliability hasn’t been his strong suit so far this season. Hilton dropped two passes in the season-opening loss to the Jaguars, which led to some harsh self-criticism, and dropped what would have been a touchdown in last Sunday’s […]
Devonta Freeman may have looked like he was running on fumes last year, but he insists that’s not the case as he arrives with the Giants. Freeman was acquired following the season-ending injury to Saquon Barkley, and is confident he can help his new team. “I know I still have a lot in the tank,” […]
At this point, it almost seems inevitable that Ryan Fitzpatrick will play for another team. And when he does, it’s equally inevitable that he’ll beat the Jaguars. Via Kevin Seifert of ESPN.com, Fitzpatrick became the first player since at least 1950 to beat one team as a member of six different clubs. With last night’s […]
Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew played well enough in the first two games of the season to make a case that he’s the franchise’s long-term quarterback, and not just a placeholder for whoever they draft in 2021. On Thursday night, he struggled. Minshew threw an interception, lost a fumble, took four sacks and generally did not […]
The Denver Broncos are promoting quarterback Brett Rypien from the practice squad to their active roster, according to Brandon Krisztal of 850 KOA-AM. Rypien is likely set to serve in the backup quarterback role this weekend against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers behind relief starter Jeff Driskel. Drew Lock is set to miss several weeks with […]
Despite missing two days of practice this week due to a knee injury, you should expect to see JuJu Smith-Schuster in uniform for the Pittsburgh Steelers game against the Houston Texans on Sunday. Smith-Schuster said via his instagram stories on Thursday night that he will be playing this weekend. “Add me on your fantasy (team), […]
Much has been made of Russell Wilson never getting a single vote for MVP during his eight seasons with the Seattle Seahawks. Wilson has helped lead the Seahawks to a Super Bowl victory, two appearances, seven playoff trips and nine postseason victories in his eight seasons in Seattle. He’s never missed a game, never won […]
The 2-0 Rams face the 2-0 Bills in Buffalo on Sunday, and the team from L.A. is bracing for its first experience for the phenomenon that is quarterback Josh Allen. “He’s a big quarterback that’s mobile, that plays hard,” Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald told reporters on Thursday. “He will run through you, run past […]
Ryan Fitzpatrick tossed a pair of touchdowns and ran for a third as the Miami Dolphins earned a 31-13 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night. Fitzpatrick had just two incompletions on the night as he was 18 of 20 for 160 yards and two passing touchdowns to lead the way for Miami. He […]
Things are not going well for the Jaguars. Not only are they behind 28-7, but they have lost their left tackle. Officials ejected Cam Robinson with 4:04 remaining in the third quarter. FOX rules analyst Mike Pereira questioned the ejection. Robinson was in the bottom of a pile after Kyle Van Noy forced a Gardner […]
Ryan Fitzpatrick hit his first 12 passes before his first incompletion with 47 seconds remaining in the first half. It gave him a streak of 21 consecutive completions over two games, the second most completions in a row in franchise history. He finished the first half 12-of-14 for 127 yards and two touchdowns. The Dolphins […]
The last time a Seahawks safety had something to prove to his home-state team, it did not go well for the Cowboys. Earl Thomas made seven tackles and two interceptions of Dak Prescott in 2018, bowing to the Cowboys’ sideline after his second pick sealed the Seahawks’ victory. Thomas had hoped the Cowboys would come […]
All Jordan Howard does is score touchdowns. He bowled in from the 1-yard line, giving him 14 carries for 12 yards and three touchdowns this season. It gave the Dolphins a 14-0 lead over the Jaguars tonight. The Dolphins have 12 first downs and 144 yards after two drives to 30 yards and one first […]
Jaguars starting linebacker Leon Jacobs was injured on the seventh play. He was carted off with a right knee injury. The Jaguars have ruled him out. Jacobs’ leg stuck in the ground as Dolphins tight end Adam Shaheen gave him a glancing blow as tight end Durham Smythe engaged with him. Myles Gaskin gained 7 […]
Two of the Rams’ three running backs didn’t practice on Wednesday due to injury. On Thursday, one of them returned. Malcolm Brown, who had surgery Monday to repair a broken pinky, fully participated in practice on Thursday. Akers, who has a rib cartilage injury, didn’t practice Thursday. “He’s coming along, maybe a little bit slower […]
NFL players are becoming more and more willing to speak their minds on matters of social justice. Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, the face of America’s Team, didn’t hesitate to express his views regarding the decision by prosecutors in Louisville to not charge any of the police officers involved in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor. […]