Category Archives: NFL

The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.

Football Jumping right in: Rookies make big impact on NFL season

Football Jumping right in: Rookies make big impact on NFL season

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Hey rook, get in there. The salary cap, rookie wage scale and migration of strategies from the college to the professional game have placed more of a premium than ever on playing rookies in the NFL. The days of sitting on the bench or having limited roles while learning from trusted…

Football How the Miami Dolphins went from laughingstock to lovable

Football How the Miami Dolphins went from laughingstock to lovable

The “Tanking For Tua” T-shirts did a brisk trade in Miami for a while. So too did “Tank Bowl 2019,” “Dolphin Tank” and a bunch of other gear with slogans all designed to celebrate one thing: That the Miami Dolphins were going to be historically terrible this season — and that their fans were going…

Football Drew Lock brings swag if not stats to Denver Broncos

Football Drew Lock brings swag if not stats to Denver Broncos

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Drew Lock didn’t light up the scoreboard, stack the stat sheet or thrill many fantasy football owners during his NFL debut last weekend. He did, however, bring something to the Broncos that’s been missing at quarterback ever since Denver was salting away Super Bowl 50 and the offense was chanting a…

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Here’s what you need to know to start your day.December 2, 2019, 10:14 AM6 min read It’s Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. Let’s start here. 1. London terror Police in London say the suspect accused of killing two and injuring three others in a stabbing attack near London Bridge on Friday was a convicted terrorist who…

Football FANTASY PLAYS: Players to start and sit for NFL Week 15

Football FANTASY PLAYS: Players to start and sit for NFL Week 15

Congrats to those who have reason to read this, for you have made it to Week 15. That means semifinal week in most leagues in a week filled with (actual) games with (actual) playoff bearing, a sense of anything being possible fills the air. However, that doesn’t mean tweaking lineups is out of the question,…

Football Chiefs’ QB Patrick Mahomes not letting latest injury slow him

Football Chiefs’ QB Patrick Mahomes not letting latest injury slow him

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes is quickly earning a reputation as one of the toughest quarterbacks in the NFL. That’s not necessarily a good thing for the Kansas City Chiefs. From the sprained ankle in the season opener against Jacksonville, to the dislocated kneecap against Denver that caused him to miss a couple of…