1. The Things We're Most Thankful for in the NFL in 2017

    On Thursday, Americans will gather from coast to coast to celebrate Thanksgiving. There will be turkey. Mashed potatoes. Stuffing. And pie. Lots and lots of pie...

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  2. NFL Team Grades for Week 11

    Week 11 in the NFL had something for everyone. If you're a fan of closely contested games, the early slate was all you wanted. The 1 p.m...

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  3. Fantasy Football Week 11 Sleepers at Every Position

    The drive to the fantasy playoffs is underway. In more fantasy leagues than not, there are three weeks left in the regular season...

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  4. Another Man's Treasure: NFL Players Who Just Need a Change of Scenery

    We've reached a point in the NFL season where it's equal parts looking back and gazing forward. There are plenty of predictive pieces coming out about which teams will make the postseason and advance to Super Bowl LII...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. NFL Team Grades for Week 10

    If you like exciting NFL football, I hope you got up early on Sunday. While the first slate of games featured more than a few tight affairs (including an overtime tilt in Jacksonville) the late games were a trio of beatdowns...

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  6. Fantasy Football Week 10 Sleepers at Every Position

    There's good news and bad news for fantasy owners as we head into Week 10. The good news is we're past the six-team byes. In fact, we have just two more weeks until the byes are in the rearview mirror altogether...

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  7. Predicting the Biggest Breakout Players for 2nd Half of the NFL Season

    It happens every year in the National Football League. Many players take steps forward as a season progresses. Some are small. Others are massive leaps that thrust players into stardom...

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  8. NFL Team Grades for Week 9

    Week 9 was filled with close games and down-to-the-wire finishes. Just kidding. There was a wild finish in Seattle (again), but the early slate of games was all about the blowout...

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  9. Fantasy Football Week 9 Sleepers at Every Position

    Week 9 presents an uphill climb for many fantasy owners. This time of year is always tricky in fantasy football. If your team is 4-4 or 3-5, there's very little margin for error...

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  10. Good Luck Finding Eagles' Weakness After Trade-Deadline Steal

    The Philadelphia Eagles didn't have the look of a traditional buyer as Tuesday's trade deadline loomed. At 7-1, the Eagles have the NFL 's best record. They've played like the class of the NFC from the get-go...

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  11. NFL Team Grades for Week 8

    We're eight weeks into the 2017 regular season—halfway home for many teams. As it always does, a new week in the NFL brought madness and mayhem galore, whether it was a ...

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  12. Fantasy Football Week 8 Sleepers at Every Position

    There are a couple of unfortunate realities in fantasy football. The first is injuries. Injuries like the broken arm and cracked ribs suffered by Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson ...

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  13. NFL Team Grades for Week 7

    Week 7 was an object lesson in the fact that the only constant in the NFL is that there are no constants in the NFL...

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  14. Fantasy Football Week 7 Sleepers at Every Position

    All fantasy owners pray it won't happen to them—the devastating injury that completely changes the face of the team. It's already happened with Arizona Cardinals tailback David Johnson...

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  15. NFL Team Grades for Week 6

    It's fitting that Week 6 of the 2017 NFL season occurred on a weekend with a Friday the 13th in it. Because for some teams it was a real horror show...

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  16. Fantasy Football Week 6 Sleepers at Every Position

    We've reached the point in the year when fantasy sleepers become more important than ever. Some teams sit at 2-3 or 1-4 and on the cusp of the season getting away from them. The 0-5 clubs already sailed off that cliff...

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  17. After so Much Mileage & Frustration, What Does Adrian Peterson Offer Cardinals?

    There was a time not too long ago when Adrian Peterson was arguably the most feared offensive player in the NFL —a threat to find the end zone every time he touched the football...

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  18. NFL Team Grades for Week 5

    The NFL is football's highest pinnacle. The absolute apex of the sport. Allegedly, anyway. If there was a theme to Week 5 (at least early), it was one word. Ugly. Sloppy works too...

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  19. Fantasy Football Week 5 Sleepers at Every Position

    The first month of the 2017 NFL season is complete, and just like those that came before it, Week 4 was filled with surprises...

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  20. Is Cam Newton Back on Track After Upset of New England Patriots?

    Over the first three weeks of the 2017 season, the Carolina Panthers looked completely out of sync on offense. The Panthers were 27th in the NFL offensively entering Sunday's action and 30th in passing, averaging under 170 yards per game...

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  21. Fantasy Football Week 4 Sleepers at Every Position

    Well that was...something. After one of the weirder NFL Sundays in recent memory, we know one thing about the 2017 season. We know nothing...

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  22. Have Panthers Botched Cam Newton Plan, Doomed Team in Process?

    Over the first two weeks of the 2017 season, the Carolina Panthers rode stout defensive efforts to victories over the San Francisco 49ers and Buffalo Bills ...

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  23. Fantasy Football Week 3 Sleepers at Every Position

    Fantasy football owners who believed Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota was a sneaky value at the position can't be thrilled with the early returns...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 2 months ago 100,197 reads 0 comments

  24. Are the Raiders the NFL's Best Team?

    There isn't an easier trap to fall into early in the season than to make snap judgments based on a limited sample size. The New England Patriots are a great example of this...

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  25. Fantasy Football Week 2 Sleepers at Every Position

    Week 1 of the 2017 NFL season went like everyone thought it would. Alex Smith of the Kansas City Chiefs and Sam Bradford of the Minnesota Vikings threw six more touchdown passes ...

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