NFL Articles

A new era of Buffalo Bills football begins this fall with Doug Marrone now steering the ship. And since scheduling plays a huge role in the outcome of every NFL season, Athlon is analyzing every team's 16-game slate. Buffalo Bills 2013 Schedule...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
The Baltimore Ravens will begin defense of their Super Bowl Championship in style this season with a huge showdown against an AFC rival. And since scheduling plays a huge role in the outcome of every NFL season, Athlon is analyzing every team's...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
The Baltimore Ravens will begin defense of their Super Bowl Championship in style this season with a huge showdown against an AFC rival. And since scheduling plays a huge role in the outcome of every NFL season, Athlon is analyzing every team's...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
The Arizona Cardinals have a new head coach (Bruce Arians) and quarterback (Carson Palmer) this season. Will these and other personnel changes get them back to the playoffs? Here's our look at the Cardinals' 2013 NFL schedule. Arizona Cardinals...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Tim Tebow’s first minicamp workout as a Patriot is finished (he went 4 for 7). His jersey is on sale (he’ll wear No. 5). And New England coach Bill Belichick has thrown his first wet blanket on Tebowmania (“We’ll see how it goes”). Just as...
David Fox
2 years ago
Rosters for a 12-team, 20-round serpentine-style mock draft based on Athlon Sports standard scoring: OFFENSE 10 yards rushing = 1 pt 10 yards receiving = 1 pt 25 yards passing = 1 pt 6 pts for all TDs 0.5 pts per reception KICKING...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
The start of training camps are still more than a month away, but it's never too early to start thinking about fantasy football. That's why my colleagues at Athlon Sports and several of our industry friends and fellow fantasy football...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Some high schools have only one big man on campus. Others have a whole gang of future stars running the hallways. These are the 10 greatest high school classmates in sports history.Robert Nkemdiche and Austin MeadowsGrayson High School (Loganville...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
Some high schools have only one big man on campus. Others have a whole gang of future stars running the hallways. These are the 10 greatest high school classmates in sports history.Robert Nkemdiche and Austin MeadowsGrayson High School (Loganville...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
Whether you build your draft strategy around them or pretend they don't exist, bye weeks are just as much a part of fantasy football as the waiver wire or setting up your starting lineup each week. As a fantasy GM you have two choices when it...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
The craziest parents in sports have all had strange twists and turns along the way to fame or infamy. Many plotted every step of their child’s life. Others got in the way. Some were successful. Some failed. Every one of them made their kid’s...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
The craziest parents in sports have all had strange twists and turns along the way to fame or infamy. Many plotted every step of their child’s life. Others got in the way. Some were successful. Some failed. Every one of them made their kid’s...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
Miami and New Orleans have hosted more Super Bowls than any place else, with 10 each. Los Angeles has snagged seven Super Bowls. So 27 of the 47 NFL championships have been decided in just three cities. No other city has hosted more than four...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
To suggest that any player in any sport after just a few seasons is a lock to make the Hall of Fame is ridiculous. But it is always fun to look at athletes who have had instant success and try to extrapolate long-term potential. Young star...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
This is your daily link roundup of our favorite sports posts on the web for May 10. • Leading off today's Essential 11: They're triplets, former South Alabama cheerleaders, now bikini models. You're welcome.  • Turns out the Heat fan who...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
If you could have any national sports broadcasting job in sports, what would it be? Do you want to be at the games and travel all over the country? Do you want to be a studio host with a more stable work schedule? Do you want to become extremely...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Many superstar athletes have been bitten by the musical bug and have created successful second acts for themselves on stage. Others should have just ignored the urge to sing, or at least practiced in front of a mirror (we're looking at you, Carl...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Doug Martin (1,454) and Trent Richardson (950) were No. 2 and 3 among all rookie NFL running backs last year in rushing yards. They were both first-round picks and played as such in their first season. Alfred Morris (1,613) led all rookies...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
The 2013 NFL Draft is in the books. Some fans, in Minnesota and St. Louis for example, should be ecstatic about their new toys (Sharrif Floyd, Tavon Austin) while others, in Cleveland, Dallas or Oakland perhaps, might be wondering what just...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Even though 254 players were taken in the 2013 NFL Draft, they aren't the only ones who will get a chance to make an NFL roster this fall. Every team signs numerous undrafted free agents following the festivities in New York. As history has shown...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
The beauty of the NFL Draft lies in its unpredictability. Teams move up in the draft to nab a player they particularly covet. Others move back in the process because the guy they have targeted can be selected later. Some teams reach on a player...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
This is your daily link roundup of our favorite sports posts on the web for April 26. • The new Rock/Marky Mark vehicle "Pain and Gain" opens today. There's no pain involved in this slideshow of actress/model Mindy Robinson, who's in the movie...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
The first round of the 2013 NFL Draft is complete and 32 new faces have joined the ranks of professional football. Some will play right away and become instant Pro Bowlers like first-rounders Matt Kalil, Andrew Luck, Doug Martin and Robert...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
As the final seconds ticked away at Florida State’s Doak Campbell Stadium last fall, defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd was in no mood to celebrate his Florida Gators’ upset of their bitter rival.   Not yet, at least. Floyd was too tired...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
The 2013 NFL Draft will commence tonight (8 pm ET) with the first round in primetime on ESPN. While 222 players will be taken on Friday and Saturday, it's the 32 whose names will be called in the first round that have everyone's attention....
Mark Ross
2 years ago

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