Sorting through the drama of the AFC playoff race – ESPN

Sorting through the drama of the AFC playoff race – ESPN

With one quarter of the season to go, the AFC playoff picture is really four distinct races for six playoff berths. What’s fun is that there’s a race for every sort of flavor of football you might hope to see. Want to see two great modern teams at their peak? You’ve got the Patriots and […]

Biggest NFL injuries of Week 13 – ESPN

Biggest NFL injuries of Week 13 – ESPN

Here are the most significant NFL injuries in Week 13: Sunday Cordrea Tankersley, CB, Miami Dolphins: Tankersley was injured during the first quarter against the Broncos, and left the field under his own power after being attended to on the field. The Dolphins declared him questionable to return due to a shoulder injury. He made […]

NFL Week 13 Vegas expert picks and predictions – 247Sports

NFL Week 13 Vegas expert picks and predictions – 247Sports

(Photo: Troy Taormina, USA TODAY Sports)   The first 12 weeks of the NFL season have been extremely profitable if you’ve been listening to SportsLine stat geek R.J. White. White is currently SportsLine’s No. 1 NFL expert and in the top seven percent of the nation’s most prestigious sports handicapping tournament, the Las Vegas […]

The only fun place in the NFL this season has been the end zone – Washington Post

The Patriots’ Brandin Cooks rides Rob Gronkowski like a racehorse following a touchdown Sunday. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images) Following sports is meant to be fun, and fun during this NFL season has been in short supply. Television ratings have slipped; the president has called for a boycott of the league over player demonstrations protesting racial injustice; an inordinate […]

“It's a Charade” – Slate Magazine

Eric Reid says NFL wants to use money from military programs to buy off players.FacebookTwitterSlate Plus Skip to content The San Francisco 49ers’ Eric Reid says the NFL wants to use breast cancer awareness and “Salute to Service” funds to buy off protesting players. By Jeremy Stahl Nov. 30, 2017, 6:57 PM Eric Reid celebrates […]

NFL and players complete agreement on league support of activism – Washington Post

NFL and players complete agreement on league support of activism – Washington Post

Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins (27) is a leader of a group of NFL players discussing a deal with the league regarding its support of player activism. (Matt Rourke/Associated Press) NFL player representatives and league officials reached an agreement Wednesday night for the league to provide financial support to players’ community-activism endeavors, according to a person […]