Quarterback Daniel Jones will have the Giants' top wide receiver in the lineup for his first NFL start. Sterling Shepard missed what might have been Eli Manning's final Giants start with a concussion, but he cleared the concussion protocol over the course of this week and avoided an injury designation
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:49 pm
The NFL has banned any on-field pyrotechnics and ''flame effects'' at any league or team events, including games, in the wake of an incident at last Sunday's game at Nissan Stadium. Equipment used for pyrotechnics during pre-game festivities burst into flames in the north end zone
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:44 pm
FRANCHISES: The first season, 1920, the American Professional Football Association had 14 teams, including two Tigers (Cleveland and Chicago). The Akron Pros, Decatur Staleys (later the Chicago Bears), Buffalo All-Americans, Chicago Cardinals, Rock Island Independents, Dayton Triangles, Rochester Jeffersons
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:43 pm
Spencer Limbach explains his NFL DFS Must Plays for Week 3. (AP)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:42 pm
The Bills will go without rookie running back Devin Singletary on Sunday. Singletary did not practice today, which means he missed the entire week of practice with a hamstring injury, and coach Sean McDermott confirmed he will not play. That's a big blow to Buffalo because Singletary has been a big-play
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:42 pm
Yahoo Sports’ Jared Quay shares his take on the huge match-up this weekend between the Ravens and Chiefs do-everything quarterbacks.
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:41 pm
Falcons kicker Matt Bryant won't have to pull double duty this week. According to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Falcons punter Matt Bosher won't play this week because of a groin injury, and the team will call up Matt Wile from the practice squad to punt. Bosher was
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:41 pm
Defensive backs AJ Bouye and Johnathan Joseph will to use the Jaguars-Texans game in London on Nov. 3 to raise awareness of the fight against cancer. Bouye and Joseph, who have both lost parents to cancer, will donate their tickets to a lucky fan in an effort to raise more awareness for the NFL'
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:36 pm
The NFL banned on-field fire and flame effects before games.
Author: NBC Sports Washington
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:30 pm
Matt Harmon runs through his top plays for Week 3 Yahoo Daily Fantasy Football, including Josh Allen, Chis Godwin and more.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:29 pm
No one was injured in last Sunday's accident at Nissan Stadium.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:26 pm
Bert Bell was not the first NFL commissioner. To call Bell the father of the NFL draft would be accurate. It also would be an incomplete assessment, because Bell was a brilliant innovator who helped carry his league from afterthought to a player among American sports.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:15 pm
Nike has cut ties with Antonio Brown, and New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is through answering questions about his embattled receiver. Belichick cut short his regular media availability Friday, a day after a second woman accused the Patriots receiver of sexual misconduct. After another question
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:07 pm
Johnson is going into business with medical marijuana since his surprise 2015 retirement.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:05 pm
Antonio Brown is already being sued, and investigated by the NFL, over a sexual assault claim. An analysis of whether this week’s text messaging incident reported by SI could have further legal or league disciplinary implications for the Patriots wide receiver.
Author: Sports Illustrated
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:53 pm
Bill Belichick walked into a roomful of reporters Friday morning, but they weren't there to talk about the Jets. So he didn't hang around. Other than confirming that Antonio Brown was still on the roster, the Patriots coach didn't have much to add about the off-field situation regarding his
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:36 pm
New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley discusses rookie QB Daniel Jones ahead of his first NFL start.
Author: NFL Highlights
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:35 pm
The field. The field. The field was on fire. That apparently won't be happening again. Via Kevin Seifert of ESPN.com, the league has prohibited all on-field pyrotechnics and flame effects while a review proceeds regarding the fire that happened last Sunday at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. No one was
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:30 pm
New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones is set to make his first regular season start Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. While some Giants fans are excited to see what the first-round pick can do.
Author: Meredith Videos
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:30 pm
The legend of Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew continues as he added a win to go with his mustache and flashy attire. Minshew completed 20 of 30 passes and threw a pair of touchdowns in a win over the Tennessee Titans. SI Now’s Robin
Author: Meredith Videos
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:30 pm
When left tackle Isaiah Wynn was injured in last week's win over the Dolphins, the Patriots shifted Marshall Newhouse from right tackle to the left side of the line. Wynn went on injured reserve earlier this week and that opened the door to questions about whether Newhouse would stay at that spot
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:28 pm
Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler couldn't contain his excitement when he learned that defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick was on his way to Pittsburgh in a trade with Miami. “Hallelujah!" Butler said, via the Patriot-News. “That’s what went through my mind. That’s exactly what went
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:20 pm
Thursday Night Football’s Titans-Jaguars game had a lot of flags, 20 in fact. With 15 of those penalties called in the first half, Tom Brady tweeted, “Too many penalties. Just let us play!!!!”
Author: Meredith Videos
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:19 pm
Fantasy football expert Dalton Del Don gets you ready for Week 3 with his lineup advice for every game, and he thinks Kyler Murray should be a "start" with confidence.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:13 pm
Dr. Roto's visionary picks for Week 3 can help DFS and season-long players alike.
Author: Sports Illustrated
Posted: September 20, 2019, 3:00 pm
The MMQB’s Albert Breer tweeted Friday morning that, “Antonio Brown has created more public relations problems for the Patriots in a week-and-a-half than he did in nine years for the Steelers.” Breer tells SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell how
Author: Meredith Videos
Posted: September 20, 2019, 2:47 pm
Word early this week was that Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson would miss Sunday's game against the Lions due to the abdominal injury that knocked him out of last Sunday's loss to the Falcons and it was finally confirmed on Friday. Jackson didn't practice this week and head coach Doug
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 2:38 pm
The Browns are dealing with some injuries at cornerback and they moved to add a healthy player to the group on Friday. The team announced that they have promoted Robert Jackson from the practice squad. He fills the roster spot left open when the team waived running back Elijah McGuire on Thursday. Jackson
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 2:26 pm
Nick Mensio dives into the matchups and highlights his favorite starts and sits for Week 3. (AP)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: September 20, 2019, 2:18 pm
Ezekiel Elliott got his contract extension shortly before the start of the regular season and his extended holdout meant that the Cowboys eased him back into action in the first two weeks of the season. He played 37 snaps in Week One, which represented a little more than half of the offensive snaps.
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 2:16 pm
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses the Jacksonville Jaguars' win over Tennessee Titans.
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:55 pm
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport provides an update on Jalen Ramsey's trade request.
Author: NFL Highlights
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:50 pm
Nate Burleson breaks down why the Cincinnati Bengals could upset the Buffalo Bills in Week 3.
Author: NFL Highlights
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:40 pm
Peter Schrager breaks down why the Pittsburgh Steelers could upset San Francisco 49ers in Week 3.
Author: NFL Highlights
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:40 pm
Kyle Brandt breaks down why New Orleans Saints will beat Seattle Seahawks in Week 3.
Author: NFL Highlights
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:40 pm
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford had his best season in 2011, when he threw for 5,038 yards and 41 touchdowns while playing for head coach Jim Schwartz. The 31-year-old Stafford has never replicated those numbers from his age-23 season, but Schwartz still thinks highly of him. Schwartz, who as Eagles
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:23 pm
The future of the Redskins may be on the field in Athens on Saturday.
Author: NBC Sports Washington
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:22 pm
The "Good Morning Football" crew breaks down the Jacksonville Jaguars' win over Tennessee Titans.
Author: NFL Highlights
Posted: September 20, 2019, 1:10 pm
New England Patriots’ Tom Brady had a lot to say about Thursday’s Jaguars-Titans game. The complaints were echoed by injured Tennessee Titans lineman Taylor Lewan.
Author: FOX News Videos
Posted: September 20, 2019, 12:36 pm
The 49ers have made substantial progress, getting their quarterback healthy, and picking up a couple of road wins to start the season. Now, one of their best players in franchise history thinks they're destined for much bigger things. Via Gary Peterson of the San Jose Mercury News, 49ers legend Jerry
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 12:21 pm
Jacksonville's Thursday night win included a moment that created some concern for linebacker Myles Jack. The fourth-year defender took a knee to the helmet in the second half, appeared to momentarily be knocked out (or close to it), and exited the game. He did not return. Jack has entered the concussion
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 11:49 am
Running back Saquon Barkley doesn't have much more experience than quarterback Daniel Jones, but the year under his belt is enough for him to get asked about what advice he's giving his Giants teammate. Barkley said he told Jones to "be you" because he's here for a reason and has
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 11:48 am
There's a good chance the Patriots beat the Jets by a large margin Sunday, and if the margin eventually becomes excessive, Jets coach Adam Gase won't complain about it. The Patriots clearly could have taken a foot off the gas last week against the helpless Dolphins, but were still dialing up
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 10:52 am
Cornerback Jalen Ramsey's explanation for why he requested a trade away from the Jaguars surfaced ahead of Thursday night's game against the Titans, but that didn't get in the way of Ramsey holding down his usual spot in the defense in the game. Ramsey played every defensive snap and recorded
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 10:35 am
During last night's sluggish offensive performance by the Titans at Jacksonville, backup quarterback Ryan Tannehill was seen with his helmet on. After Tennessee lost the game 20-7, coach Mike Vrabel was asked how close Tannehill was to entering the game. "Not very," Vrabel said. "He
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 10:34 am
It just seems that all the quarterbacks are broken. But two of the youngest and brightest-shining are still among us (knocks on wood), and creating hopes for years to come. In fact, Ravens defensive coordinator Don "Wink" Martindale said that Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson and Chiefs quarterback
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: September 20, 2019, 10:33 am