NFC Articles

Jameis Winston
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will host the Carolina Panthers on Sunday afternoon in a Week 4 match up that could provide an early season shake up in the NFC South. The Panthers enter the game at a perfect 3-0, while the Bucs currently sit at 1-2. Both...
Rob McVey
11 months ago
Sam Bradford
Thanks to injuries and some just plain poor play, the NFC East is threatening to imitate last year’s overall poor performance of its South conference mate. Dallas and Philadelphia, the presumed division favorites, have been waylaid by QB woes...
Michael Bradley
11 months ago
Kam Chancellor
Its must-win Sunday for the Seattle Seahawks and the Chicago Bears as both teams are off to 0-2 starts. The Seahawks had a 17-16 lead in the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field last Sunday against Green Bay, but they just could not slow down Aaron...
Scott Whittum
11 months ago
Carson Palmer
When quarterback Carson Palmer was injured last season, the Cardinals were thinking big: playoffs — and beyond. Arizona was 9-1 and cruising. Palmer was piloting an offense that was extremely potent and looked practically unstoppable at...
Michael Bradley
11 months ago
Cam Newton
It is no exaggeration to label this game as the crossroads of the Saints' season. A loss in Charlotte would not just drop the Saints to 0-3. Since all losses would have occurred within the conference, the prospects of securing a wildcard spot...
John La Fleur
11 months ago
Odell Beckham Jr.
The New York Giants are not in panic mode yet. Let's just call this deep concern. The Giants have played pretty good football for about 56 minutes of both of their opening games. Its the last four minutes of the total of the fourth...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
11 months ago
Tom Coughlin
The New York Football Giants are 0-2 at the start of this 2015 season. They have not played a complete game yet this season. They have taken leads into the fourth quarters of both games, only to make mental and tactical errors, on the field (...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
11 months ago
Two years ago, noted B-movie producer and Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie decided to go for the blockbuster, rather than the product with substance and staying power. He courted then-Oregon coach Chip Kelly, continuing to woo the head Duck...
Michael Bradley
11 months ago
Week 2 of the 2015 NFL regular season for the Seattle Seahawks takes them on the road for a rematch of the NFC Championship Game against the Green Bay Packers but this time it will be at legendary Lambeau Field. The Packers hold a 10-8 series...
Scott Whittum
11 months ago
Tony Romo
If it’s possible this early in the season, there will be some desperation in the stadium Sunday when the Cowboys visit Philadelphia, thanks to the Eagles’ week-one belly-flop in Atlanta. You know the statistics by now. Fewer than 10% of...
Michael Bradley
11 months ago
The Chicago Bears were expected to come out of Week 1 beaten, battered, and bruised after a punishing loss to the Packers. Except that didn’t happen. The Bears actually played their division rivals extremely well. So well in fact, that...
Chris Dougherty
11 months ago
Jay Cutler
The Chicago Bears and Arizona Cardinals face off Sunday at Soldier Field in a battle between the only two remaining original NFL teams. The Bears (0-1) host the Cardinals (1-0) after a tough last-minute home loss to division rival Green Bay...
Chris Dougherty
11 months ago
Adrian Peterson
The Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings will meet in Week 2 in a battle of winless NFC North teams. The Lions fell 33-28 at San Diego in their season opener. The Vikings suffered a 20-3 loss to San Francisco in the second game...
Jason Hall
11 months ago
In Week 1, the Titans steam rolled the Buccaneers in their home stadium by starting a rookie quarterback. The fans in the Tampa Bay region undoubtedly had traumatic flashbacks to the era of the "Yuck-aneers" while enduring that beating....
John La Fleur
11 months ago
Teddy Bridgewater
The San Francisco 49ers host the Minnesota Vikings in the late matchup of ESPN's "Monday Night Football" doubleheader to conclude Week 1. Minnesota is coming off a 7-9 record and third-place NFC North finish in...
Jason Hall
11 months ago
The Cowboys and Giants have spent the entire offseason making headlines. Dallas decided to make questionable moves in free agency and in the draft. Free agent defensive end Greg Hardy was brought in from Carolina, to help take the Cowboy defense to...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
11 months ago
On Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks will begin their 40th NFL regular season on the road against the St. Louis Rams. The Seahawks hold a 21-13 series advantage as they won the last meeting 20-6 in Week 17 last season in Seattle. The Seahawks are...
Scott Whittum
11 months ago
Golden Tate
The NFL season is right around the corner, and the NFC North is shaping up to be a competitive division for the upcoming season. The perennial powerhouse team in Green Bay is looking to be the Alpha of the division once again, but did lose top wide...
Josh Koop
11 months ago
Jason Pierre-Paul
This is simply not the way to handle it. Not in any way, shape or form. And he must make this right. Now. Jason Pierre-Paul, the New York Giants’ Pro Bowl defensive end, has been at home in South Florida trying to rehab from a horrific...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
1 year ago
Drew Brees
Two weeks ago, my enthusiasm over finally seeing the New Orleans Saints play football for the first time in eight months quickly turned to dismay. The Saints’ performance in their first preseason game caused me to dread the upcoming. The...
John La Fleur
1 year ago
The NFC West is poised for another great year, as the Seahawks will once again begin as the presumed favorites. Meanwhile, the Cardinals and the Rams appear to be capable of contending, while there are plenty of unknowns when it comes to the 49ers...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Since the NFC South's inception in 2002, only one team has won back-to-back division titles — the Carolina Panthers from 2013-14. However, they finished with a sub-.500 record last year. With no true dominant team, this division is...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The Green Bay Packers have won four straight NFC North titles, and that grasp atop the standings doesn't seem to be fading away anytime soon. However, this certainly remains a very interesting division, and each team's success could revolve...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The NFC East is tough. From an external look, the Cowboys, Eagles, and Giants all have legitimate chances to win this division. The Redskins need to improve a lot, but they're headed in that direction. There's a reason that this division...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Seattle Seahawks
NFL training camps are in full swing across the nation, signaling the official return of pro football. Athlon Sports is going division by division, asking and (trying to) answering the biggest question for every team in the league entering the...
Braden Gall
1 year ago

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