NFL Articles

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
1 year ago
Week 10 was rather unexceptional fantasy-wise, as aside from the Andrew Luck injury announcement there were no real surprises. At this point in the season your bench should have hand-cuffs, and upside players. There’s also the trade route to...
Chris Meyers
1 year ago
Agents are a gift and a curse. During Sunday night's game between the Cardinals and the Seahawks, evidently Marshawn Lynch's agent wasn't happy with some aspects of Russell Wilson's performance. He sent a tweet (and...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
The Bears are finally starting to turn things around. Chicago throttled the Rams Sunday, 37-13. After the game, Martellus Bennett felt it was the right time to tell everyone what he thinks of the team from St. Louis.  "I...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
During the moment of silence before the Lions-Packers game kicked off, an inappropriate comment was yelled throughout the crowd. Someone could be heard saying, "Muslims suck!" and that comment didn't sit too well with Packers...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
The Cincinnati Bengals are off to their best start in franchise history, sitting at 8-0 with a firm grasp on first place in the AFC North and now welcome the Houston Texans for a "Monday Night Football" tilt. As we reach mid-November the...
Mike Dussault
1 year ago
Antonio Brown is flashy in so many ways.  The important thing to remember about the Steelers wide receiver is that he also gets the job done. Brown catches a pass against the Browns and takes it to the house, but not without a little...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Bruce Arians
A critical battle within the NFC West is on tap for NBC's "Sunday Night Football" this week, as the Seattle Seahawks will look to close the gap on the Arizona Cardinals at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Both...
Scott Whittum
1 year ago
Alex Smith
For the first time this season, Denver heads into a game trying to shake off the effects of a loss. The Broncos’ 27-24 loss to Indianapolis brought up some of the old doubts about their offense, not to mention the effectiveness of QB Peyton...
Michael Bradley
1 year ago
Bill Belichick
The undefeated New England Patriots take on the New York Giants in a rematch of Super Bowls XLII and XLVI, as New England looks for its first win over Eli Manning since 2007's 16-0 clincher. The Patriots are 8-0 for the first time since...
Mike Dussault
1 year ago
Latavius Murray
Halfway through the 2015 season, the Minnesota Vikings and the Oakland Raiders are two of the most surprising teams in the NFL. The Vikings and Raiders will meet each other on Sunday as both teams will look to improve their chances to play in the...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Marshawn Lynch
While there are a lot of running backs on the fantasy injury report for Week 10, many were able to put in a full practice and are listed as probable. Guys you don't have to worry about (at least for injury purposes) include: DeMarco Murray,...
Sarah Lewis
1 year ago
Calvin Johnson
Looking at the Week 10 fantasy injury report and once again, the wide receiver position leads the way in terms of sheer numbers. The targets you need to know about from the early (1 p.m. ET kickoffs) games are listed below, including...
Sarah Lewis
1 year ago
Emmanuel Sanders
As has been the case for the majority of the season, there are plenty of injured wide receivers that fantasy owners must be aware of entering Week 10. The rundown for the early games can be found here as well as the injury picture for RBs and QBs/...
Sarah Lewis
1 year ago
It seems the quarterbacking situation of the 127th meeting of "The Blue Collar Bowl" between the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers may be backwards. If the season ended today, the Steelers (5-4) would make the...
Marky Billson
1 year ago
The Thursday night game between the Bills and the Jets was hard to watch, and not just because of the teams involved.  There were many who suffer from colorblindness that had trouble telling the teams apart. The NFL debuted "...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Jameis Winston
There is one inevitable truth that will take place on Sunday. Either Dallas or Tampa Bay will take a serious hit to their respective playoff chances.  The Dallas Cowboys enter Sunday's game riding a six-game, Tony Romo-less...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
1 year ago
Marcus Mariota
The return of Marcus Mariotta, along with the firing of Ken Whisenhunt, has undoubtedly given the Tennessee Titans a spark of momentum. The question is, can the Titans transcend last week’s success into an even bigger upset in Week 10?...
Rob McVey
1 year ago
Derek Carr
For the first time in a while, the Oakland Raiders and their fan base have a reason to be excited. After most experts predicted the team to finish in last place in the AFC West in 2015, the Raiders have a chance to make the playoffs this season....
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Ndamukong Suh
This past offseason, the Miami Dolphins made a number of additions that had their fan base optimistic for the 2015 season. The club signed Ndamukong Suh to a six-year, $114 million contract and many people expected that the Dolphins would...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Kirk Cousins
This is the fantasy column you've been waiting for. You’ve been dying of anticipation and now it’s finally here! What does the magic crystal ball say will happen in Week 10? Which superstar will truly shine bright or which...
Michael Horvath
1 year ago
Giovani Bernard
Can you believe we're in Week 10 of the fantasy season already? By now, fantasy playoffs are on the mind of many owners, with just a few weeks left in the regular season. The key is winning now while also keeping an eye out for...
Sarah Lewis
1 year ago
Dez Bryant is having issues with the media yet again. The Cowboys wide receiver went off during an interview regarding the media and the way they report things about him. It's unclear who specifically Bryant is speaking of, but he was...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Larry Fitzgerald
Fantasy owners who have stuck with Antonio Brown (the again why wouldn’t you) were rewarded in a huge way (17 rec., 284 yds.) in Week 9, while some other big names continued to struggle. As for the wide receivers and tight ends I...
Michael Horvath
1 year ago
Week 9 featured some big fantasy performances from unexpected running backs (like Jeremy Langford), as well as some of the usual suspects (Adrian Peterson, Todd Gurley). So how good was my RB start/sit advice last week? Good Calls: Start...
Michael Horvath
1 year ago

Pages