1. Kavell Conner Has Big Shoes to Fill Following Manti Te'o Injury

    The San Diego Chargers defense, one of 12 in the league to have allowed less than 1,000 total yards through three games this season, just lost its leading tackler, Manti Te'o...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 7 hours ago 2,042 reads 13 comments

  2. Nick Foles Proving to Possess Intangible 'It' Factor Required to Lead Eagles

    Last year, the impact quarterback Nick Foles made during a breakout season with the Philadelphia Eagles was easily measured in quantitative fashion. His 27-2 touchdown-to-interception ratio was the best in NFL history, his passer rating of 119..

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 13 hours ago 6,784 reads 22 comments

  3. Game Too Fast for Jaguars Rookie Blake Bortles in Debut Against Colts

    After two-and-a-half games of watching quarterback Chad Henne get thumped by pass-rushers, the Jacksonville Jaguars were finally ready to speed up Blake Bortles ' timetable...

    Rivers McCown Written by Rivers McCown about 14 hours ago 2,091 reads 6 comments

  4. Special Teams, Poor Discipline Still Costing Washington Redskins Games

    The Washington Redskins have shown plenty of promise on both offense and defense this season despite their 1-2 record. But that potential will count for naught until this team fixes familiar problems on special teams and a shameful lack of discipline.

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 24 hours ago 1,255 reads 6 comments

  5. Dallas Cowboys Continued to Run Despite Early Deficit: That's Real Commitment

    True love. True commitment. True character. They aren't revealed during good times—only during adversity. As Boys II Men sung years ago, “Everybody loves sunny days but can you stand the rain...

    Clarence Hill Written by Clarence Hill about 3 hours ago 8 reads 1 comments

  6. Jeremy Maclin Stepping out of DeSean Jackson's Shadow in Philadelphia

    From the time he was drafted No. 19 overall by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2009, Jeremy Maclin played second fiddle to DeSean Jackson . Jackson went to three Pro Bowls during that span...

    Andrew Kulp Written by Andrew Kulp about 3 hours ago 149 reads 1 comments

  7. Chicago Bears vs. New York Jets: Full Report Card Grades for Chicago

    With a 27-19 victory over the New York Jets on Monday Night Football, the Chicago Bears have improved to 2-1 on the season...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 4 hours ago 63 reads 0 comments

  8. Cowboys QB Tony Romo Shows Flashes of Old Brilliance in Historic Comeback Win

    Tony Romo is back. Well, maybe not back completely a s his numbers weren't vintage Tony Romo in terms of attempts, completions, yards and touchdowns...

    Clarence Hill Written by Clarence Hill about 1 day ago 7,874 reads 26 comments

  9. New York Jets Offense Too Dependent on Eric Decker to Find Success

    Injuries in the NFL are like taxes—everyone has them, but no one wants to deal with them. However, for the New York Jets , injuries are not just an annoyance or a bump ...

    Ryan Alfieri Written by Ryan Alfieri about 4 hours ago 112 reads 0 comments

  10. Three Biggest Keys to Chicago Bears' Dramatic Victory over New York Jets

    The Chicago Bears are getting back to being the team we all thought they would be before the season kicked off. This was evident Monday night in the Bears’ 27-19 win over the New York Jets ...

    Bear  Heiser Written by Bear Heiser about 4 hours ago 199 reads 0 comments

  11. Packers Defensive End Datone Jones: A Potential Star in the Making

    Coming out of UCLA, Datone Jones was a solid, but not greatly regarded, prospect heading into the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. With hundreds of sets of eyes watching his every move for a week, his perception vaulted up draft boards...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 5 hours ago 72 reads 0 comments

  12. Why Koa Misi's Return from Injury Can't Come Soon Enough for Dolphins

    Entering the 2014 season, the Miami Dolphins ’ defense had one clear weak positional unit: linebackers...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 5 hours ago 140 reads 0 comments

  13. Chicago Bears' Opportunistic Defense Making Up for Injuries, Shortcomings

    The product hasn't always been aesthetically pleasing, but the opportunistic nature of the Chicago Bears defense has been good enough to help overcome a growing number of injuries ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 6 hours ago 1,259 reads 7 comments

  14. Jets Secondary Still Searching for Consistency Following Deflating MNF Loss

    You really can't give the New York Jets defense enough credit for the job they did against a potent Chicago Bears offense...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 5 hours ago 233 reads 0 comments

  15. 5 Adjustments the San Diego Chargers Must Make in Week 4

    The San Diego Chargers still have work to do. After a 22-10 victory over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday, the Chargers are sitting at 2-1 and looking ahead to a more peaceful stretch in their schedule...

    Max Garland Written by Max Garland about 6 hours ago 1,208 reads 4 comments

  16. Bears vs. Jets: Twitter Reaction and Full Post-Game Quotes

    Unable to overcome a horrific start, the New York Jets dropped their second consecutive game, this time to the Chicago Bears by a score of 27-10...

    Ryan Alfieri Written by Ryan Alfieri about 6 hours ago 66 reads 0 comments

  17. Chicago Bears vs. New York Jets: Full Report Card Grades for New York

    The New York Jets started off their primetime showdown with the Chicago Bears in the complete opposite way they began last week's game with the Green Bay Packers ...

    Aidan Mackie Written by Aidan Mackie about 6 hours ago 26 reads 1 comments

  18. Fate of New York Jets' 2014 Season Rests on Geno Smith's Continued Development

    Rex Ryan 's eyes stared down at the sideline in front of him, his hands on his hips, his lips pursed, his head shaking in frustration...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 hours ago 1,579 reads 18 comments

  19. San Francisco 49ers: The Offensive Line Misses Anthony Davis

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ 1-2 start can be attributed to a lot of things. The massive number of penalties the 49ers have suffered is one of them. A tough road game against a double-digit win in another...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 7 hours ago 2,568 reads 10 comments

  20. LeSean McCoy's Week 3 Performance Nothing to Worry About for Fantasy Owners

    Needless to say, Week 3 wasn't a shining moment for LeSean McCoy fantasy owners. But expecting anything other than a big-time rebound from the Philadelphia Eagles star is a mistake...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 7 hours ago 91 reads 0 comments

  21. Jeremy Kerley, Eric Decker's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 3

    Jeremy Kerley and Eric Decker are the top two options in the New York Jets ' passing attack, and both continued to give mixed signals to their fantasy owners in Week 4...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 8 hours ago 956 reads 2 comments

  22. Why TE Larry Donnell Is New York Giants' Most Pleasant Surprise After 3 Weeks

    It was late August, training camp had concluded and the regular season was just around the corner. A full summer's worth of offseason workouts had passed, and the New York Giants still weren't sure what direction to go in at tight end...

    Kevin Boilard Written by Kevin Boilard about 8 hours ago 1,777 reads 4 comments

  23. Full Arizona Cardinals Report Card Heading into Week 4 Bye

    Raise your hand if you thought there would be only three undefeated teams left in the NFL after only three weeks. Now raise your hand if you thought the Arizona Cardinals would be undefeated heading into their Week 4 bye...

    Shaun Church Written by Shaun Church about 8 hours ago 1,175 reads 3 comments

  24. Chris Ivory's, Chris Johnson's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 3

    The New York Jets ' backfield tandem of Chris Ivory and Chris Johnson isn't exactly a fantasy football goldmine until further notice. Monday night's Week 3 game against the Chicago Bears didn't help either of their fantasy stocks...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 hours ago 2,383 reads 1 comments

  25. Martellus Bennett, Jay Cutler's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 3

    The Chicago Bears offense just kept rolling along in Week 3 against the New York Jets on Monday Night Football . Two big reasons for the recent success of this unit were quarterback Jay Cutler and tight end Martellus Bennett...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 8 hours ago 2,179 reads 7 comments