The NFL flexed this Sunday’s New England Patriots-Houston Texans game to prime time, putting the defending Super Bowl champion on the big stage against a team working to right itself after a disappointing start. But two of the marquee players in the game, Houston’s J.J. Watt and the Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski, are banged up, though […]
The Jets play host to the Titans as New York is in the hunt for a playoff berth in the AFC.
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New England, Denver and Arizona also are on the verge of grabbing division crowns. ”We’re worried about the next game, that’s the most important thing,” Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe says. Directly in front of the Cardinals on Thursday night were the Vikings.
(Reuters) – Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt once again lived up to his ironman image when he said he planned to play in Sunday’s home game against the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots despite a broken hand. “I broke my hand in practice and will play in the game Sunday,” Watt, a […]
Rob Gronkowski returned to the practice field Thursday after missing four practices and last week’s contest versus the Philadelphia Eagles because of a knee injury.
The only future Tom Coughlin is concerned with involves the Miami Dolphins on Monday night. The result, however, could play a part in his future as the coach of the New York Giants.
The NFL Players Association told a federal appeals court Monday that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was making a ”sweeping grab for power” in the ”Deflategate” controversy and a judge was right to reject his handling of the scandal. Lawyers for the union made the claim in papers filed with the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of […]
Few people know as much about football as New England coach Bill Belichick, but that never stopped Mike Vrabel from making suggestions when he played linebacker for the Patriots. ”I would tell him, ‘Mike, when you’re a coach and you’re calling the defenses, you should go ahead and do that,”’ Belichick said Wednesday. Vrabel played […]
Tom Brady has seen his fair share of hits in recent games, but the New England Patriots quarterback isn’t letting it get him down as the team prepares for Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans.
Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman endured a mediocre performance during Sunday’s contest against the Saints in Week 2. Freeman hooked up with Kevin Ogletree down the middle for a short, 5-yard touchdown pass in the opening quarter. It was his bright spot of the game. He was picked off by Malcolm Jenkins in the third quarter. […]
Even with 2-game slide, Patriots remain AFC favorites, FPI says