NFL Articles

Rob Gronkowski
Here we are about to enter Week 12 of the NFL and fantasy season, which means no more byes to work around! The availability of players on all 32 teams (depending on health and other factors) helps deepen what has been an inconsistent tight end pool...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Antonio Brown
Happy Thanksgiving Week everyone! I hope the joys of watching football (and your fantasy teams), eating great food, and spending time with family is wonderful. I also hope everyone that is unable to be with their families for any reason has as good...
Chris Meyers
5 months ago
Adrian Peterson
For most fantasy leagues only a few weeks remain, and with this being Thanksgiving week (i.e,, THREE games on Thursday!) you may need these flex rankings more than ever. Plenty of injuries and new faces to be considered once again especially...
Chris Meyers
5 months ago
St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot twice in the head Tuesday night. The third-year receiver is expected to undergo surgery Wednesday and his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Here's the latest on the...
Jasmine Watkins
5 months ago
Aaron Rodgers
After three weeks in which they couldn’t gather the necessary consistency to keep their fast start going, the Packers summoned a big-time effort in a huge game. Thursday night, back at Lambeau Field, Green Bay tries to exert its North...
Michael Bradley
5 months ago
Matthew Stafford
The Philadelphia Eagles (4-6) and Detroit Lions (3-7) are two teams headed in different directions leading into their Thanksgiving matchup on Thursday. The Eagles lost in embarrassing fashion on Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, allowing...
Mike Bainbridge
5 months ago
Matthew Stafford
One of the great Thanksgiving traditions is snickering at who is playing quarterback for the Detroit Lions.The list of Lions quarterbacks starting on Thanksgiving is a list of draft busts, journeymen, career backups and former stars whose best days...
David Fox
5 months ago
The NFL is in full swing, and the competition off the field among fans is nearly as heated as the competition on the field on game day. The Athlon Sports Pro Football Experts Club presented by New Era gives you the...
John Gworek
5 months ago
The Panthers got the best of the Redskins on and off the field this weekend. While touring Charlotte, home of the Panthers, the Redskins found quite a few fans and made a statement they would soon regret. They claimed Carolina was "...
Jasmine Watkins
5 months ago
The undefeated New England Patriots take the field on "Monday Night Football" to face Rex Ryan and his suddenly surging Buffalo Bills (5-4). The Bills are coming off one of their biggest wins of the season over Ryan's former New York...
Mike Dussault
5 months ago
Justin Forsett's season is done. The Ravens running back suffered a gruesome injury during a game against the Rams in which someone missed a block and allowed him to get thrown to the ground. The result is a fracture to the forearm...
Jasmine Watkins
5 months ago
Rob Ryan won't be missed in New Orleans, even less after this. The former defensive coordinator for the Saints was let go recently and while talking about his former team, he made a joke about Hurricane Katrina that perhaps wasn't in...
Jasmine Watkins
5 months ago
Carson Palmer
The Cincinnati Bengals (8-1) were just knocked from the ranks of the unbeaten and now get an even tougher test on the road, facing an Arizona Cardinals (7-2) team coming off its biggest win of the season in Seattle. Yes, after last week both teams...
Mike Dussault
5 months ago
Russell Wilson
It's do or die time for the Seattle Seahawks (4-5) after losing a critical NFC West Showdown last Sunday 39-32 to the Arizona Cardinals. Following last week's defeat, the Seahawks fell to three games behind Arizona in the NFC West...
Scott Whittum
5 months ago
Three short weeks ago, it appeared as if Green Bay was headed for a Super Bowl collision with New England. The mighty Packers were stout on defense and were receiving tremendous performances from QB Aaron Rodgers. Sunday, the Pack staggers into...
Michael Bradley
5 months ago
Alex Smith
The upstart Kansas City Chiefs head to San Diego to take on the Chargers this Sunday in an AFC West contest that could put the Chiefs into the wild card conversation in the conference. Kansas City (4-5) is coming off a big win in...
Mike Dussault
5 months ago
Marshawn Lynch
Welcome to the Week 11 running back injury report. With four teams on a bye (Pittsburgh, New York Giants, Cleveland and New Orleans), the list is shorter than weeks past, but some big names have made the list. Also, keep in mind that running backs...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Antonio Gates (will he play?)
The Week 11 quarterback injury report is short and easy: four quarterbacks and all are ruled out. Ryan Fitzpatrick, Teddy Bridgewater and Aaron Rodgers are both on the injury report as probable, but both practiced in full and are on track to play....
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
John Fox
A month ago, had you said the Chicago Bears would have won two games in a row and could make it three against the then-undefeated Denver Broncos, you would've been laughed out of whatever establishment you found yourself in. ...
Chris Dougherty
5 months ago
Tony Romo
After being away from home for nearly a month, the Miami Dolphins (4-5) return to Sun Life Stadium to play the Dallas Cowboys (2-7) on Sunday. Trailing 16-3 after the first quarter in their last game against Philadelphia, the Dolphins...
Antwan Staley
5 months ago
Matt Hasselbeck
The Atlanta Falcons (6-3) are hoping that a much-needed bye week will be the key to getting their season back on track. After a 5-0 start, Atlanta’s high-octane offense suddenly hit a wall, resulting in losses in three of its past ...
Rob McVey
5 months ago
Frank Gore
As we enter the last week of the NFL and fantasy season with any teams on bye (Cleveland Browns, New York Giants, New Orleans Saints and Pittsburgh Steelers), we look at players who have tough matchups in Week 11. Some guys have higher upside this...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Mike Evans
It’s Week 11 of the NFL season, also known as the last week with any teams on bye. Fantasy-wise this means this is the last week owners should have to worry about anything other than injuries (and there are a LOT) preventing them from...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Larry Fitzgerald
Julian Edelman went down with a broken foot and several top fantasy wide receivers and tight ends are on bye in Week 11. So who should you start and who should you sit? Before we get to that, let’s see how some of my advice for Week 10 turned...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Marshawn Lynch
No DeAngelo Williams or Mark Ingram in Week 11, so which fantasy running back do you want to start and which should you consider leaving on your bench? Before I address that, here’s a quick look at some good and not-so-good calls in Week 10....
Michael Horvath
5 months ago

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