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Tavon Austin
These wide receivers are playing in Week 15’s late games and may not be at 100 percent or on the field at all. Keep these players in mind when setting your starting lineup.Tavon Austin, WR, St. Louis Rams vs. New Orleans SaintsAustin injured...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Philip Rivers
AFC West rivals will renew acquaintances as the NFL’s Week 15 action gets started tonight with the San Diego Chargers taking on the Denver Broncos at 8:25 p.m. ET on the NFL Network. The Chargers (6-7) need a win if they want to have any shot...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Drew Brees
Peyton Manning and Drew Brees lead Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 15 quarterback rankings, but it's some other names near the top that have opened the most eyes this season.Josh McCown led all fantasy scorers with 47.52 fantasy points...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Derrick Johnson
Seattle's on the road this week, but not even a cross-country trip to face the Giants is enough to keep them from the top spot in Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 15 defense/special teams rankings. The Seahawks lost last week to the...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Andrew Luck
Fantasy playoffs are in full effect as we enter Week 15 of the NFL regular season. From here out, it’s pretty much win or go home and now is the time when owners are hoping that their top players will come through in a major way.Last week saw...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Charles Clay
The injury bug has struck again, causing some changes to Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 15 tight end rankings. The biggest being the removal of Rob Gronkowski, who tore his ACL and MCL last week. It's somewhat fitting that Gronk'...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Marques Colston
Calvin Johnson remains atop Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 15 wide receiver rankings, but he's no longer running away from the pack.Josh Gordon maintained his hot streak last week, adding seven catches for 151 yards and a touchdown...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
LeSean McCoy
While many of the familiar names can be found near the top of Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 15 running back rankings, it's the one that's missing that could have the biggest impact this week and moving forward.Adrian Peterson...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Matt Prater
To the victor goes the spoils, which is why Matt Prater leads off Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 15 kicker rankings. Stephen Gostkowski may lead in fantasy points, but no kicker had a bigger game last week than Prater. Of course the...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
At the start of their game against the Detroit Lions on Sunday, the Philadelphia Eagles were a disaster. As snow fell all around them at Lincoln Financial Field, they couldn’t seem to find their footing. Their high-octane offense sputtered....
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
A quick look at every game on the NFL schedule for Week 15, along with the consensus picks of Athlon Sports’ editors.Chargers (6-7) at Broncos (11-2)Historically, Peyton Manning has had tough times against the Bolts — snapping a 13-game...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Not so long ago, Robert Griffin III and Mike Shanahan were taking the Washington Redskins to the playoffs and the biggest Scandal in D.C. was an ABC prime time drama starring Kerry Washington.Times have changed in the nation’s capital. Some...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Ranking all 32 NFL teams, with the two-loss Broncos back on top and the two-win Texans cellar-dwelling.1. Broncos (11-2) Matt Prater makes NFL-record 64-yard field goal.2. Seahawks (11-2) Richard Sherman blames loss on bad calls by refs.3. Saints (...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
LeSean McCoy, RB, EaglesShady was a one-man Iditarod during a 34–20 come-from-behind win over the Lions, slicing and dicing his way through eight inches of snow en route to 29 carries for 217 yards and two TDs. Philadelphia continued its...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Baltimore Ravens
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means total...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Jason Garrett
Playoff hopes could be on the line tonight when the Dallas Cowboys take on the Chicago Bears at 8:30 p.m. ET on ESPN’s “Monday Night Football.” Jason Garrett and the Cowboys (7-5) are looking for a third straight victory, which...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Cam Newton
First place in the NFC South and a potential first-round bye in the playoffs are on the line tonight when the Carolina Panthers travel to the Crescent City to take on the New Orleans Saints on NBC's "Sunday Night Football" at 8:30 p.m...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Pete Carroll
One of the NFL’s best rivalries going right now will take center stage this afternoon when the Seattle Seahawks take on the San Francisco 49ers at 4:25 p.m. ET on FOX. Pete Carroll and the Seahawks (11-1) have already clinched a playoff spot...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Andy Dalton
AFC division leaders are set to face off when the Indianapolis Colts take on the Cincinnati Bengals at 1 p.m. ET on CBS. Andrew Luck and the Colts (8-4) currently hold a commanding three-game lead over the Titans in the AFC South, while Andy Dalton...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Adrian Peterson
Week 14 means the start of the fantasy playoffs for many leagues. Here’s the rundown on all of the running back injuries you need to know about before setting your lineup.Adrian Peterson, RB, Minnesota Vikings at Baltimore RavensPeterson is...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Julius Thomas
Peyton Manning should have his top tight end back this afternoon while Arizona’s quarterback is dealing with an elbow injury entering Week 14. Here’s the latest injury information on those and others at these two positions as the...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Brandon Marshall
Even though it’s a light Sunday afternoon/night slate in Week 14 that doesn’t mean there aren’t any important games on the schedule, especially when it comes to fantasy implications. Here are some key wide receivers playing later...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Adrian Peterson
Week 14 means the start of the fantasy playoffs for many leagues. Here’s the rundown on all of the running back injuries you need to know about before setting your lineup.Adrian Peterson, RB, Minnesota Vikings at Baltimore RavensPeterson is...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
A.J. Green
Weather and injuries are two things that could factor into today’s games. Here is the latest information on some banged-up wide receivers entering Week 14’s 1 p.m. ET kickoffs.A.J. Green, WR, Cincinnati Bengals vs. Indianapolis...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Adrian Peterson
Week 14 means the start of the fantasy playoffs for many leagues. Here’s the rundown on all of the running back injuries you need to know about before setting your lineup.Adrian Peterson, RB, Minnesota Vikings at Baltimore RavensPeterson is...
Mark Ross
1 year ago

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