1. NFL Week 12: Key Takeaways from the NFL's Top Games

    What a bizarre Week 12 in the NFL . This past weekend saw multiple injuries to key players as Jimmy Graham went down for the rest of the ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 6 months ago 17,475 reads 74 comments

  2. Improved Pass Rush Key to Chicago Bears' Resurgence on Defense

    The Chicago Bears have spent the majority of their existence being known as a defensive-oriented team, but their defense regressed between 2013 and 2014 under former head coach Marc Trestman ...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 6,015 reads 31 comments

  3. How Green Bay Packers Can Avoid Falling to Detroit Lions a 2nd Time

    The 7-4 Green Bay Packers prepare to finish out their grueling stretch of four consecutive divisional games on Thursday when they travel to Detroit to take on the Lions ...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 6 months ago 5,956 reads 24 comments

  4. Detroit Lions' Offensive Improvements Are Result of Minor Adjustments

    Jim Bob Cooter has made a name for himself with the Detroit Lions . His offense has been more efficient and prolific than the previous version...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 4,348 reads 17 comments

  5. Aaron Rodgers Comments on Packers' Preparation, Denies Players-Only Meeting

    Green Bay Packers star quarterback Aaron Rodgers didn't feel his team's preparation was up to snuff in Week 12's 17-13 Thanksgiving loss to the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 8,141 reads 26 comments

  6. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 12 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings regained control of the NFC North with a 20-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons in Week 12. Now 8-3, the Vikings hold a one-game lead over the 7-4 Green Bay Packers with five games left to play...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 6 months ago 10,805 reads 37 comments

  7. Detroit Lions: Can Ezekiel Ansah Notch NFL's Sack Title in 2015?

    With five games left, Ezekiel Ansah finds himself in the thick of a sack title chase. And much like his Detroit Lions ' playoff chances, his odds took a dramatic jump after Thanksgiving's demolition of the Philadelphia Eagles ...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 6,446 reads 16 comments

  8. Vikings vs. Falcons: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for Minnesota

    The Minnesota Vikings returned to the win column on Sunday, defeating the Atlanta Falcons by a final score of 20-10. Following a pair of punts, Minnesota opened the scoring with a 13-play, 78-yard touchdown drive...

    Robert Reidell Written by Robert Reidell about 6 months ago 9,356 reads 39 comments

  9. Green Bay Packers Must Give WR Jeff Janis a Chance to Help Struggling Offense

    It started out as a running joke, but it's not so funny anymore. The joke was that second-year wide receiver and 2014 seventh-round draft selection Jeff Janis is hyped as one ...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 6 months ago 12,335 reads 84 comments

  10. Breaking Down Chicago Bears CB Tracy Porter's Career Revival

    In a year filled with ups and downs on the field for the Chicago Bears , veteran Tracy Porter has been able to revitalize his career with his strong play at cornerback...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 7,909 reads 25 comments

  11. Adrian Peterson Boosts MVP Campaign During Another Impressive Vikings Win

    Let’s play one of the most important NFL word-association games. When you see the letters “MVP” together while capitalized and maybe even bolded, which player ...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 6 months ago 31,692 reads 113 comments

  12. Vikings Use Their Winning Blueprint to Get Back on Track Against Falcons

    The Minnesota Vikings rebounded from last Sunday's loss by getting back to a blueprint that has powered their rise to the top of the NFC North through 12 weeks...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 6 months ago 11,257 reads 138 comments

  13. Harrison Smith Injury: Updates on Vikings Safety's Knee and Return

    Already facing questions in the secondary, the Minnesota Vikings were without safety Harrison Smith in Week 12 because of a knee injury . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 9,442 reads 19 comments

  14. Vikings vs. Falcons: What's the Game Plan for Minnesota?

    Week 12 of the NFL season is already three games deep, and each of the three all-NFC Thanksgiving matchups could not have turned out much better for the Minnesota Vikings ...

    Robert Reidell Written by Robert Reidell about 6 months ago 5,135 reads 15 comments

  15. Biggest Takeaways from Green Bay Packers' Week 12 Loss

    The halftime ceremony for the retirement of Brett Favre 's number was the high point for the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night. Things went downhill quickly from there...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 6 months ago 12,422 reads 57 comments

  16. Biggest Takeaways from Chicago Bears' Week 12 Win

    On a night in which the Green Bay Packers retired Brett Favre 's iconic No. 4 at Lambeau Field on Thanksgiving, the Chicago Bears came away with a surprising 17-13 victory in Week 12...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 18,146 reads 41 comments

  17. Assessing Detroit Lions' Chances at Making Late Playoff Push

    If you stand for nothing, you'll believe anything. Like the Detroit Lions having a shot at the NFL playoffs. If Atlanta drops its fourth straight today (to MIN), Lions will be *two* games out of a playoff spot...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 15,307 reads 41 comments

  18. Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers: Green Bay Grades, Notes and Quotes

    On a night when Brett Favre and Bart Starr came together at Lambeau Field for a special moment, the Chicago Bears crashed the party and pulled off a 17-13 upset over the Green Bay Packers on Thanksgiving...

    Dan Servodidio Written by Dan Servodidio about 6 months ago 9,890 reads 37 comments

  19. Impressive All-Around Effort Fuels Bears' Victory over Packers in Week 12

    The Chicago Bears had not won a game at Lambeau Field with Jay Cutler under center since he joined the team in 2009, but an impressive all-around effort from the Bears on Thanksgiving ...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 9,160 reads 47 comments

  20. Green Bay Packers' Slumping Offense Is the Sum of Its Parts

    It was a night that should have belonged to the Green Bay Packers , for multiple reasons. The team retired Brett Favre 's jersey while legend Bart Starr looked on...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 6 months ago 6,829 reads 70 comments

  21. Bryan Bulaga Injury: Updates on Packers OT's Ankle and Return

    Green Bay Packers offensive tackle Bryan Bulaga suffered a sprained ankle against the Chicago Bears in Week 12. However, he is ready to return Continue for updates. Bulaga Active vs...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 6,624 reads 16 comments

  22. Damarious Randall Injury: Updates on Packers CB's Knee and Return

    Green Bay Packers cornerback Damarious Randall suffered a knee injury against the Chicago Bears in Week 12. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Randall Active vs...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 7,178 reads 10 comments

  23. Brett Favre Jersey Retirement: Details, Comments, Reaction to Packers Ceremony

    All has been forgiven in Green Bay. On Thanksgiving night, the Green Bay Packers honored former quarterback Brett Favre , holding a ceremony for his retired No. 4 jersey during halftime at Lambeau Field against the Chicago Bears ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 42,047 reads 14 comments

  24. Jim Bob Cooter, Improved Stafford Give Lions Optimism After 3rd Straight Win

    After losing four straight to open up their 2015 season, the Detroit Lions are back on track. The Lions extended their winning streak out to three games after their 45-14 rout over the Philadelphia Eagles ...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 6 months ago 12,279 reads 70 comments

  25. Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson, Ameer Abdullah's Post-Week 12 Fantasy Advice

    The Detroit Lions offense exploded on Thanksgiving Thursday in a 45-14 Week 12 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 5,859 reads 10 comments