No one had more influence on professional sports in the Pacific Northwest than Paul Allen. As an owner, he didn't have the same visibility as the Dallas Mavericks' Mark Cuban nor was he an omnipresent figure on the sidelines like the Cowboys' Jerry Jones.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 1:06 am
Denver Broncos: General manager John Elway didn't mince words on Monday when discussing the team's loss to the Rams, the Broncos' fourth straight following a 2-0 start. Speaking with the team's radio partner, Orange and Blue 760, Elway said, "At some point in time we have to play
Posted: October 16, 2018, 12:57 am
NFL officials are reviewing multiple hits by Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict against the Pittsburgh Steelers in only his second game back from a doping ban, reports said. Oft-suspended Burfict, who hasn't played a full NFL season since 2013, was ripped by the Steelers following their
Posted: October 16, 2018, 12:19 am
An injury to rookie starter Josh Allen's throwing arm leaves the Buffalo Bills with two less-than-ideal options as potential Plan Bs. The other would have 12-year veteran Derek Anderson taking over a little more than a week after being lured out of semiretirement to serve as Allen's mentor.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 12:16 am
As it stands, an owner is barred from owning an NFL team in one market and a different type of professional sports team in another NFL market. So, for instance, Rams owner Stan Kroenke had to put the Denver Nuggets in a family trust. Why? Because the league wants to put NFL owners in direct competition
Posted: October 16, 2018, 12:03 am
Dallas Cowboys: It's tough replacing one of the most accurate kickers in NFL history, but that's just what Brett Maher is doing this season â€” and doing it well. When the Cowboys cut Dan Bailey and his $3.4 million salary and brought in the $480,000-a-year Maher, no one was quite sure how it would
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:49 pm
Comparing New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes' style in Week 6 | Baldy's Breakdowns
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger discusses how Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes fared in his matchup with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in Week 6 of NFL action.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:35 pm
The Bills are uncertain of their starting quarterback situation headed into their game this coming Sunday at the Indianapolis Colts. Â Starter Josh Allen left Sunday's loss to the Houston Texans late in the third quarter with an elbow injury. Â He was replaced by Nathan Peterman who threw a go-ahead
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:04 pm
The NFL is taking a closer look at three of Vontaze Burfict's plays from Week 6.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 10:58 pm
Gary Davenport looks at team defenses, including streaming plays and some defenses to avoid.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:51 pm
The "NFL Fantasy Live" crew gives their fantasy point projections for the Monday Night Football matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and the Green Bay Packers.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:41 pm
Caption Close The Texans worked out former New England Patriots and Detroit Lions linebacker Marquis Flowers, according to his agent. Flowers is a former Cincinnati Bengals sixth-round draft pick from Arizona. He was traded to the Patriots for a seventh-round pick last year. Flower had 10 tackles and
Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:43 pm
And there was one. The Rams survived Week 6 to remain the only undefeated team in the NFL and improve their stronghold as the Super Bowl 53 favorites. As for many other contenders, it was a rough week, causing some major reshuffling in the rest of the top 10 of our weekly power rankings. Here's a
Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:21 pm
Daniel Jeremiah breaks down film of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott's rushing success vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah goes to the film to explain why Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott was successful on the ground against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:01 pm
Conor McGregor showed up to the Dallas Cowboys' game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at AT&T Stadium on Sunday, and the UFC star clearly made his presence felt. After giving the Cowboys a pregame pep talk, McGregor threw a football. In doing so, he gave NFL fans excellent meme material. Well, McGregor
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:28 pm
Sports fans in Boston had a choice to make - or did they choose to hoard screens?
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:24 pm
The crew for the "Aftermath" discusses the fallout after Chiefs outside linebacker Breeland Speaks said he held up from sacking Tom Brady out of fear that he'd be called for roughing the passer in Week 6 against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:23 pm
Jarvis Landry is coming off a very quiet week, which makes him a prime trade target according to Nicole Cohen.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:18 pm
Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has been suspended for actions on the field in the past, but it doesnâ€™t look like heâ€™ll draw another ban based on his actions in Sundayâ€™s loss to the Steelers. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Burfict is not expected to be suspended as a result of a hit to [more
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:04 pm
Marlon Mack returned to action for Indianapolis in Week 6, reestablishing himself as the head of the team's RBBC. Desperate fantasy managers should be interested.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 6:56 pm
It's the Rams, Pats, and Chiefs. Who comes after that is still anyone's guess.Â
Posted: October 15, 2018, 6:28 pm
Broncos coach Vance Joseph said Sunday after the team's 23-20 loss to the Rams that Keenum will remain Denver's starter Week 7 against the Cardinals, Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic reports. "Case is our quarterback," Joseph said. After exiting late in the first half with a head injury
Posted: October 15, 2018, 6:20 pm
Week 7 begins the worst stretch of byes in the Fantasy season. We lose the Packers, Seahawks, Raiders and Steelers this week, and four more teams in Week 8. Week 9 and 11 each bring us six teams on bye. That means roster sports are about to get much more valuable. Watching the Raiders on Sunday, I began
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:51 pm
If a football team is made up of offense, defense and special teams, the Chiefs are two-thirds of the way to being a great team. Unfortunately, that remaining one-third may hold them back from where they want to go. The 5-1 Chiefs, who suffered their first loss on Sunday night when they fell 43-40 to
Posted: October 15, 2018, 3:04 pm
The "Good Morning Football" crew debates who can topple the Saints from atop the NFC South.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:57 pm
The Atlanta Falcons got a much needed win for its confidence and for its fans, nearly 71,000 of them, who packed the Mercedes Benz Stadium for the first of two match ups between the NFC South division teams. The Falcons lifted their record 1-4 to to 2-4 with a 34-29 victory while the quick start Bucs
Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:50 pm
The "Good Morning Football" crew talks about the performance of the Cowboys in their Week 6 matchup against the Jaguars.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:40 pm
From the moment Jimmy Garoppolo tore his ACL, the 49ers have been counted out. But coach Kyle Shanahan and tight end George Kittle have a simple message for the haters.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:39 pm
Drew Brees was off in Week 6. For fantasy managers who count on the New Orleans signal-caller week in and week out, finding a replacement could very well have been a bit of a scramble. Hopefully, though, your league requires you to start only one QB each week, and you had planned for this bye week well
Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:00 pm
NFL London: Between a novelty and an expansion trial, can American football really take off without competitive games?
The happiest American in London yesterday was Rainn Wilson. The actor, notable in the US for his starring role as Dwight in the inferior version of The Office, was born and raised in Seattle and suffered through the Seahawksâ€™ dark era at an impressionable age. Now, filming a movie here, Wilson got
Posted: October 15, 2018, 1:39 pm
Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders accepted responsibility for costing his team a potential touchdown with a taunting penalty Sunday while also taking a shot at the NFL for weakening the game. â€œIt feels like the league has gotten soft,â€� Sanders said, according to ESPN. â€œI am having fun. I
Posted: October 15, 2018, 12:46 pm
Panthers rookie wide receiver D.J. Moore fumbled the first time he touched the ball Sunday, on a punt return. He fumbled again in the second quarter, while trying to extend a play for extra yardage after a catch, allowing Washington cornerback Josh Norman to punch it out. And yet, the Panthers gave Moore
Posted: October 15, 2018, 12:01 pm
Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Rams for nine years for stlouisrams.com Previously covered University of Missouri football Member of Pro Football Writers of America Follow on Twitter SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- As a wide-eyed rookie out of Eastern Illinois, New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy
Posted: October 15, 2018, 12:00 pm
A few NFL teams are living on the edge right now as they float on or around the .500 mark and hope to improve their playoff-picture prospects. Some of those clubs are playing each other in Week 7, and we'll take a look at three of those contests below. You can also find the latest odds (viaÂ OddsShark
Posted: October 15, 2018, 12:00 pm
Rams running back Todd Gurley has had a lot of big games over the last two seasons, but heâ€™d never done what he did against the Broncos on Sunday. Gurley set a career high with 208 rushing yards in the 23-20 Rams win and he gashed the Broncos for more than seven yards a carry [more]
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:48 am
Running back Le'Veon Bell hasnâ€™t told the Steelers about whether heâ€™s reporting during the bye week, but he did have his eye on the team Sunday. Bell sent a tweet recognizing James Connerâ€˜s strong play in the 28-21 win over the Bengals. Conner ran 19 times for 111 yards and two touchdowns to continue
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:39 am
Gronkowski caught three passes (four targets) for 97 yards in Sunday's 43-40 victory over the Chiefs. Gronk was held in check for the majority of the game as the Patriots tried to control the ball on the ground against the Chiefs' high-octane offense. The 29-year-old entered the fourth quarter
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:24 am
Bills DT Kyle Williams played well in a losing effort. The Dolphins keep taking hits on their defensive line. TE Rob Gronkowski came up big late in the Patriots win. Said Jets LB Avery Williamson, â€œWe can beat anybody. We have a young team, but I feel like weâ€™re maturing in the right direction.â€� Drops
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:17 am
In the movie Moneyball, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane (played by Brad Pitt) uses this analogy to explain his team's payroll situation relative to the rest of Major League Baseball in 2002: "There are rich teams, there are poor teams, then there's 50 feet of crap, then there
Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:00 am
So many things send NFL coaches into a tizzy. Most of them get addressed immediately. The one item they can't get done quickly, and often not at all, is finding consistency. Rarely have the first six weeks of a season provided so many up-and-down performances, from weaklings to world beaters, from
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:12 am
D.J Swearinger didn't even want a few hours to soak up a victory before preparing for the Dallas Cowboys. In the aftermath of a gutsy performance without two top players and after a short turnaround from an embarrassing defeat, the Washington Redskins safety figured he'd start looking at Cowboys
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:02 am
If you feel like we're seeing more and more ties and overtimes in the NFL during the 2018 season, well, you're right. We are. In fact, if you were to ask, "What is the record for most ties in an NFL season?" or, "What's the record for most overtime games in an NFL season?"
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:58 am
ESPN.com The Falcons, Vikings and Steelers got important wins, the Ravens made a statement against the Titans, the Chargers showed they deserve to be in the AFC West conversation, and the Dolphins pulled off an exciting overtime victory against the Bears. All that and more in Week 6's biggest takeaways
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:34 am
One luxury we have in selecting our 53-man roster is that high school players often go both ways, giving us flexibility and depth that NFL teams typically don't enjoy. For them, special teams ability is the asset that might keep a tweener on a roster; for us, standout two-way players who provide
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:00 am
During the offseason, the front office of the Seattle Seahawks took on an overhaul that transformed the team both on and off the field. Stars who had come to be synonymous with the success of the Seahawks, including the likes of Richard Sherman, Michael Bennett, Cliff Avril and Kam Chancellor are no
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:00 am
Tom Brady celebrated his 200th regular-season win as the New England Patriots outlasted the Kansas City Chiefs in week six.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:52 am
The Broncos will never know if a taunting penalty on Emmanuel Sanders would have changed the outcome of Sunday's loss to the Rams.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:49 am
Matt Harmon reviews the NFL action from Sunday of Week 6. He cares about the Chicago Bears second-straight strong offensive showing but has no time for Le'Veon Bell return rumors amid James Conner's excellent performance.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:46 am
Dalton Del Don delivers his full fantasy recap for every game from Week 6.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:46 am
Tom Brady became the first quarterback in NFL history to reach 200 regular-season wins.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 3:57 am
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