NFL Articles

It's only Week 1 but the troll game is on strong. Before the Seahawks-Rams game, Russell Wilson tweeted this out, letting everyone know what his team's record was about to be. 1-0. #GoHawks— Russell Wilson (@DangeRussWilson...
Jasmine Watkins
8 months ago
This is peak Cleveland Browns. In the game against the Jets, Josh McCown saw an opening and went for it. In retrospect, this is probably one he wants back because he got lit up like a Christmas tree and had to leave the game. Oh and he...
Jasmine Watkins
8 months ago
There's nothing wrong with planning ahead. Due to the interesting quarterback situation the Redskins have going on over in D.C., one fan decided to get ready to cheer on anyone who gets a snap under center. Robert Griffin III, Kirk Cousins...
Jasmine Watkins
8 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.
8 months ago
Peyton Manning
Two of the best teams in the AFC face off Sunday, in a rematch of the 2013 NFL opener that saw the Broncos score seemingly at will in a 49-27 victory. Both teams have gone through significant evolution since then, but both also remain Super Bowl...
Mike Dussault
8 months ago
Matthew Stafford
Week 1 of the NFL season is finally here with the Detroit Lions starting the post-Ndamukong Suh era with a trip out west to visit the San Diego Chargers where they have not won in four meetings. Meanwhile, the Chargers are looking for a...
Mike Bainbridge
8 months ago
Drew Brees
On opening weekend of the NFL's 2015 regular season, New Orleans travels to Arizona to face the Cardinals. Last season, the Saints could confidently score on any team and in bunches in most cases. In only four games did they score fewer than 20...
John La Fleur
8 months ago
Marcus Mariota
For the first time in a long time, fans are getting excited to watch the Tennessee Titans and Tampa Bay Buccaneers play football — even if it is against one another. It is amazing how drafting a first-round quarterback can re-energize an NFL...
Jake Rose
8 months ago
Alshon Jeffery
Heading into Week 1 of the NFL season, the injury report should be small, right? Hardly. Because of all of the injuries in the preseason, many players are carrying the Questionable tag as Week 1 approaches. While some injuries are straightforward...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
Devonta Freeman
As we head into the first football Sunday of the year, we need to look at players that are battling injuries already. Most of these players had injuries that forced them to miss some (or all) of the preseason, and they were hoping to play in Week 1...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
Allen Robinson
The excitement has built up to a fever pitch, and Thursday’s first game of the NFL regular season provided more than enough storyline, excitement and of course some fantasy stars continued their dominance. Thankfully come Sunday there will be...
Chris Meyers
8 months ago
J.J. Watt
Sadly, for you and I, the “Hard Knocks” cameras have been all packed away. But if there is a bright spot to every football fan’s favorite show being over, it’s that the preseason is gone until next August and Week 1 of the...
Jake Rose
8 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
8 months ago
Well we've come to Week 1 of the NFL season and with that a few comments. I treat the NFL in a different fashion because Las Vegas is so good with their lines in this sport. College football features a lot more teams that are under the...
Matt Josephs
8 months ago
On Sunday, the Miami Dolphins will begin their 50th NFL regular season on the road against the Washington Redskins. The Dolphins hold an 8-4 series advantage as they won their last meeting 20-9 on Nov. 13, 2011. The Miami Dolphins once...
Antwan Staley
8 months ago
Usually Jimmy Fallon will do the ridiculing, but it's a new NFL season and he's changing things up a bit. The "Tonight Show" host had NFL stars read their own superlatives this time. Everyone from Drew Brees to Joe Haden got...
Jasmine Watkins
8 months ago
There was plenty of talk about headset malfunctions during the first half of the Patriots 28-21 win over the Steelers. During Mike Tomlin's post game press conference, he confirmed that he and his crew were listening to a radio broadcast...
Jasmine Watkins
8 months ago
William Gay
All offseason the Pittsburgh Steelers thought they’d get a break and not have to face superstar quarterback Tom Brady, but instead matchup against backup Jimmy Garoppolo in the season opener against the defending Super Bowl champion New...
Marky Billson
8 months ago
Sam Bradford
It’s finally here! Week 1 of the NFL regular season and fantasy football season is finally upon us. By now you’re all set with your dozen or so fantasy football teams and maybe this year you are also starting to dabble in some daily...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago
Jamaal Charles
It is Week 1 and by now you have hopefully perused Athlon Sports' positional rankings, and other strategy articles but here is another resource for you —  Top 150 Flex rankings. Rankings are relatively self-explanatory and our...
Chris Meyers
8 months ago
Rob Gronkowski
The defending world champion New England Patriots open defense of their title on Thursday night at home against the Pittsburgh Steelers to kick off the 2015 NFL regular season. While football fans everyone are overjoyed that the attention on the...
Athlon Sports
8 months ago
The New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers kick off the NFL season on Thursday night in a game between two of the most storied franchises in league history. The Steelers have an NFL-best six Lombardi Trophies while the Patriots will be...
Mike Dussault
8 months ago
Julio Jones
It has finally arrived! Football is officially here this week, and with the start of the NFL regular season comes AthlonSports.com’s fantasy football rankings for Week 1. There was plenty of moving and shaking needed leading up to this week...,   
Chris Meyers
8 months ago
Rob Gronkowski
Tight end is the only position in fantasy football with one sure thing — Rob Gronkowski — and a whole lot of intriguing players that have huge upside but come along with questions. Guys like Greg Olsen — he’s Cam...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago
Adrian Peterson
Is there any better time of year than Week 1 of the NFL season? You’ve got your dozen or so fantasy teams and now it’s time to sit down and figure out which players are going to give you the best chance to win in week 1. When it...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago

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