If the Kansas City Chiefs end up doing some special things this season, they can point back to safety Eric Berry’s big day at the Atlanta Falcons as a big factor. Berry had a pick-six and also an interception on a two-point conversion that he returned for two points for his own team in a […]
Fourth-and-no is becoming fourth-and-go in the NFL. Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden made perhaps the boldest call when Washington faced fourth-and-inches from its 41-yard line with a 29-24 lead and 6:12 remaining against the Green Packers on Nov. 20. It defied conventional coaching logic, but Gruden kept his offense on the field, quarterback Kirk Cousins […]
No pass rush, poor coverage and sloppy penalties have turned a strong defense into one of the NFL’s worst in a short span. The Philadelphia Eagles (5-7) have lost three straight games by an average margin of 14.3 points per game. It’s the same group that was ranked sixth in the NFL after nine games.
New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham practically begged the NFL to fine him for his behavior and words toward the officials in last Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. The NFL handed down a $12,154 fine to Beckham for verbal abuse/excessive profanity towards a game official, according to USA Today’s Tom Pelissero. Beckham was upset […]
The Jets (3-9) will be lucky to get out of this season without any permanent scars. Muhammad Wilkerson was asked about the team’s lack of sacks and shoveled the blame to the secondary.
Who says the Kansas City Chiefs aren’t fun? Long disdained and written off as a boring team — the Alex Smith Factor, perhaps — the Chiefs actually have some characters! Chief among them: Travis Kelce. Watch as he clown Oakland Raiders punter Marquette King after Chiefs punt returner Tyreek Hill housed one for 78 yards off one […]
Smith had led — by his standards, even by Derek Carr standards — an aerial assault by throwing for 202 yards and dicing up the secondary of the first-place Oakland Raiders, with the Chiefs leading 21-10. Alex Smith followed a very good first half with a terrible second half. In the first half, Smith was […]
The Kansas City Chiefs took control of the AFC West with a 21-13 victory over the Oakland Raiders on Thursday in chilly weather conditions, The result left the teams with identical 10-3 records, however, Kansas City has the tiebreak edge with two victories over Oakland this season. The Chiefs suffered a big loss when inside […]
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without receiver Allen Hurns and tight end Julius Thomas again Sunday against Minnesota.
Standout safety Harrison Smith and starting center Joe Berger will not be on the field with the Minnesota Vikings when they play at Jacksonville on Sunday. It remains to be seen if coach Mike Zimmer will be on the sideline with them or not. Smith was ruled out on Friday with a severely sprained left […]
When you talk about this peculiar NFL season – pick any so-called Super Bowl contender and you’ll find a few major flaws without even digging too hard – the one team that keeps coming up is the Pittsburgh Steelers. Everyone thinks the Steelers can be very dangerous in January, and there are good reasons to […]
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