1. Lions' Caldwell: Hester's Returns an 'Art Form'

    BAGSHOT, England -- Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell has been so impressed with Atlanta Falcons returner Devin Hester throughout his career that he has changed the way returns and returners are viewed in football...

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  2. ESPN confirms existence of Seattle locker-room divide, in unusualway

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  3. Packers vs. Saints: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

    The New Orleans Saints have not lived up to expectations thus far in 2014, posting just a 2-4 record. However, the Saints have a chance to gain some ground on the Carolina Panthers ...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 2 hours ago 25 reads 0 comments

  4. Flip the Script: Adam Jones Takes on Leadership Role with Cincinnati Bengals

    The 2014 NFL season has been marred by mug shots and court dates, most notably for Pro Bowl players Greg Hardy, Adrian Peterson and Ray Rice ...

    Sean Jensen Written by Sean Jensen about 2 hours ago 303 reads 0 comments

  5. B/R Interview with Ronnie Lott: On Harbaugh, Hitting and Health

    Ronnie Lott , one of the great defensive players the sport of football has ever seen and a former 49er, was asked a simple question: Could he have played for current San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh? Lott laughed...

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  6. Redskins Embrace Challenge of Trying to Contain Murray

    The Washington Redskins ' defense has had a string of ongoing struggles this season, but stopping the run game has not ranked among them...

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  7. From Unknown to Top Prospect: West Virginia WR Kevin White's Draft Stock Soaring

    When Alabama played West Virginia on the first Saturday of the college football season, it was already widely expected that one of the wide receivers in that game—Crimson Tide ...

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  8. Underestimated Jordy Nelson Emerging as Top-5 NFL Talent

    When we talk about the top talent at the wide receiver position in the NFL , is Jordy Nelson ’s name in the mix with Dez Bryant , Demaryius Thomas , Calvin Johnson and A...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 3 hours ago 3,046 reads 24 comments

  9. Chicago Bears vs. New England Patriots: Complete Week 8 Preview for New England

    Even after three consecutive victories, it is unclear whether the New England Patriots are high-end Super Bowl contenders, as they have been nearly every season over the past decade...

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  10. Baltimore Ravens vs. Cincinnati Bengals: Complete Week 8 Preview for Cincinnati

    The cover of the panic button has been forcefully removed for the Cincinnati Bengals , a reeling, hobbled team that must rebound in Week 8 as it plays host to the Baltimore Ravens in a critical AFC North showdown...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 hours ago 209 reads 1 comments

  11. NFL Week 8 Picks: Rounding Up Top Experts' Predictions

    Week 8 in the NFL is undeniably captivating. There's an afternoon game in London, meaning there will be over 12 hours of nearly continuous football on Sunday. We've got five divisional matchups ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 3 hours ago 4,206 reads 4 comments

  12. NFL Power Rankings Week 8: Initial Standings Post Thursday Night Football

    We're just one game into Week 8 of the 2014 NFL season, and the league's power rankings have been adjusted accordingly following the Denver Broncos' victory over the San Diego Chargers on Thursday Night Football...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 3 hours ago 2,059 reads 13 comments

  13. Houston Texans vs. Tennessee Titans: Complete Week 8 Preview for Houston

    Through seven weeks of the 2014 season, it has become obvious that the Houston Texans have a special skill; unfortunately, that skill is finding unique and creative ways to blow games and crush the spirits of their fans...

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  14. Fantasy Football 2014: Top 10 Wide Receivers to Target or Avoid in Trades

    Fantasy football 2014 trade season is in full swing. Researching the wide receiver strength of schedule reveals which ones are best to target and avoid...

    David Guidera Written by David Guidera about 3 hours ago 8,061 reads 11 comments

  15. Rams vs. Chiefs: Complete Week 8 Preview for Kansas City

    The Kansas City Chiefs return home for the first time in four weeks as they play to host the St. Louis Rams at Arrowhead Stadium. The Chiefs, 3-3, hope to go above ...

    Farzin Vousoughian Written by Farzin Vousoughian about 3 hours ago 344 reads 0 comments

  16. Miami Dolphins vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: What Are Experts Saying About Miami?

    The Miami Dolphins got plenty of people talking after their dominating Week 7 road victory over the Chicago Bears . The Dolphins jumped ahead early and never looked back, controlling every facet of the game as they were able to get back to ...

    Andrew Tornetta Written by Andrew Tornetta about 3 hours ago 1,199 reads 3 comments

  17. Emmanuel Sanders Becoming a Star for Broncos Offense

    The Denver Broncos were one of the most active teams in free agency earlier this year. Most of their attention (and money) was spent on upgrading the defensive side of the ball...

    Cecil Lammey Written by Cecil Lammey about 5 hours ago 2,201 reads 3 comments

  18. Colts vs. Steelers: Complete Week 8 Preview for Pittsburgh

    Andrew Luck is no Curtis Painter, and that's bad news for the Pittsburgh Steelers . Luck and the Indianapolis Colts visit the Steelers Sunday at Heinz Field (4:25 p.m., CBS)...

    Mike Batista Written by Mike Batista about 6 hours ago 675 reads 0 comments

  19. Oakland Raiders vs Cleveland Browns: What Experts Are Saying About Cleveland

    The Cleveland Browns (3-3) crashed hard in the devastating 24-6 loss to the then winless Jacksonville Jaguars this past Sunday after coming into that game riding high from a decisive victory over hated Pittsburgh ...

    Andy McNamara Written by Andy McNamara about 6 hours ago 690 reads 1 comments

  20. San Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos: Full Report Card Grades for San Diego

    There was no bolo tie or rattlesnake boots on the set of the Thursday Night Football postgame show following San Diego's 35-21 loss to Denver...

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  21. Green Bay Packers vs. New Orleans Saints: Complete Week 8 Preview for Green Bay

    The New Orleans Saints may be hungry, but the Green Bay Packers are a flat-out better team. When Green Bay (5-2) travels to the Bayou for its Sunday Night Football showdown against New Orleans (2-4) at 8:30 p...

    Peter Sowards Written by Peter Sowards about 7 hours ago 689 reads 0 comments

  22. Miami Dolphins vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Complete Week 8 Preview for Miami

    It would be difficult to find better weeks for the Miami Dolphins than this last one. Fresh off of defeating the Chicago Bears 27-14, Miami got back defensive end Dion Jordan ...

    Thomas Galicia Written by Thomas Galicia about 7 hours ago 404 reads 0 comments

  23. San Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos: Complete Report-Card Grades for Denver

    The Denver Broncos are putting together a very good 2014 season. Following a 35-21 victory over the San Diego Chargers on Thursday Night Football , the Broncos have taken over first place in the AFC West...

    Travis Wakeman Written by Travis Wakeman about 8 hours ago 1,983 reads 2 comments

  24. Colts vs. Steelers: What Experts Are Saying About Indianapolis

    The Indianapolis Colts have been on a tear the last five weeks, racking up accolades left and right. Particularly their defense ...

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  25. Making the Call on Week 8's Toughest Fantasy Lineup Decisions

    It's that time of the week again, when fantasy football owners across the land wring their hands over roster decisions. Injuries, byes and matchups usually make for intriguing choices, and this week is no different...

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