1. Full Chicago Bears Report Card Heading into Week 9 Bye

    Mercifully, the Chicago Bears have hit their bye week. It hasn't been pretty during the first half of the season, and you likely need a break from watching them as well...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 4 days ago 2,863 reads 22 comments

  2. McCarthy 'Not Discouraged' by Peppers' Dropped Pass

    Julius Peppers called it a "fastball." First hand, the Green Bay Packers outside linebacker saw the kind of zip only Aaron Rodgers – arguably the NFL 's hardest-throwing quarterback – can muster...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 4 days ago 179 reads 0 comments

  3. Are Chicago Bears' Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery Still NFL's Best WR Tandem?

    Oh, how the mighty have fallen. One season ago, Chicago Bears wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery were widely thought of as the NFL ’s best pass-catching duo...

    Bear  Heiser Written by Bear Heiser about 4 days ago 3,552 reads 19 comments

  4. Everson Griffen Earning Every Penny of 2014 Mega Extension

    At the halfway point in the Minnesota Vikings ’ 2014 season, defensive end Everson Griffen is emerging as a cornerstone defensive player in Minnesota and is rewarding ...

    Darren Page Written by Darren Page about 4 days ago 4,329 reads 11 comments

  5. Rodgers' Hamstring Injury Impacts Packers vs. Saints, but How Much?

    Coming into his match against the New Orleans Saints , Aaron Rodgers was putting up impressive numbers for his 2014 campaign. Another trend worth noting was his recent play in October...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 4 days ago 550 reads 0 comments

  6. Full Detroit Lions Awards at Halfway Point of 2014 Season

    The Detroit Lions have earned their rest as they enter the bye week. Their 6-2 mark puts them in line for a division crown, but I don't feel like waiting to hand out some hardware...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 4 days ago 5,707 reads 20 comments

  7. Emery, Trestman Don't See Problems Rest of Us See

    When the calendar provides the biggest source of strength for an NFL team at midseason, it hardly inspires civic confidence in a general manager's roster or a head coach's game plan...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 143 reads 0 comments

  8. Cordarrelle Patterson (Ankle) Out of Walking Boot

    Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson took off the walking boot on his left foot Monday...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  9. Technique Changes Help Sharrif Floyd Thrive

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- During his first season in Minnesota, it seemed like Sharrif Floyd had gotten lost somewhere on the way to succeeding Kevin Williams' as the Vikings' next disruptive three-technique defensive tackle...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 145 reads 0 comments

  10. Theo Riddick Emerges as an Option with Snaps Available

    LONDON -- Before the season, the Detroit Lions continually praised running back Theo Riddick for everything he was showing the coaches and players during practices...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 313 reads 0 comments

  11. Martellus Bennett: Defensive Ends Are Flopping for Holding Flags

    Bears tight end Martellus Bennett says NFL defensive ends are acting like NBA players and flopping to draw holding penalties.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 days ago 309 reads 0 comments

  12. How Gerald McCoy Extension Impacts Ndamukong Suh, Lions Negotiations

    Some news from the NFL interrupted Saturday's college football bonanza, and it has strong pertinence to the Detroit Lions . The Bucs have agreed to a long-term contract with DT Gerald McCoy reportedly worth $98 million w/$51...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 4 days ago 8,223 reads 27 comments

  13. Matthews: Need to Decide What Kind of Team We Are

    Packers linebacker Clay Matthews was available to the media following the Packers- Saints matchup at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday, October 26...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 386 reads 0 comments

  14. Bears GM: We're a 3-5 Team and Cutler's a 3-5 QB

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 297 reads 0 comments

  15. Matt Slauson Has Torn Pec, Will Miss Rest of Chicago Bears Season

    Chicago Bears starting left guard Matt Slauson tore his pectoral muscle in Sunday's loss to the Patriots and will miss the rest of the season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 213 reads 0 comments

  16. Starting OL Matt Slauson Is out for the Year After Tearing His Right Pec

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  17. Howie Long Defends Son's Right to Protect Groin on Bizarre Penalty

    Kyle Long had a rough Sunday. In addition to the 51-23 humiliation his team endured at the hands of the Patriots , the Chicago Bears offensive lineman received a flag after having the gall to protect his McNuggets from destruction...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 5 days ago 104,370 reads 18 comments

  18. Packers Defense Shows Again Why It Can't Be Trusted

    When Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy called for a surprise onside kick in the first quarter against the New Orleans Saints , he all but confirmed the assumption that the shootout was on and defense would be optional...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 5 days ago 6,466 reads 40 comments

  19. Lions' Next Foe: Dolphins Clicking on Both Sides of Ball

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 584 reads 0 comments

  20. NOTEBOOK: Where Would Lions Be Without Golden Tate?

    Where would the Detroit Lions be as a football team without Golden Tate? As they say in England, they might be in a “spot of bother...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 5 days ago 163 reads 0 comments

  21. Packers' Run Defense Back at the Bottom

    It was nice while it lasted, which was for all of one week, but the Green Bay Packers are back to the bottom of the NFL 's rushing defenses...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 5 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  22. Morning Roar: Matthew Stafford better in second half

    Matthew Stafford didn't have his deep ball in the first half on Sunday and really, none of the Detroit Lions had much of anything positive to bring.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 5 days ago 312 reads 0 comments

  23. Prater Was Pretty Happy to See a Flag After Miss

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 5 days ago 205 reads 0 comments

  24. Cordarrelle Patterson Says Foot Injury Nothing Serious

    Observed and heard in the locker room following the Minnesota Vikings ' 19-13 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at Raymond James Stadium.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 5 days ago 149 reads 0 comments

  25. Not Much Defense Played in New Orleans

    Observed and heard in the locker room after the Green Bay Packers ' 44-23 loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday night at the Superdome.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 5 days ago 339 reads 0 comments