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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
2 years 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
2 years 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
2 years 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
2 years 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
2 years 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
2 years 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
2 years ago
Locks of the Week‘Tis the season for waistlines and game lines to get bigger, fatter and jollier. Go big and go home teams.Broncos (-12) vs. TitansWhat could have been a Peyton Manning homecoming in Tennessee will instead be a stomping at...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Seattle Seahawks stadium
They caused an earthquake in Seattle, and it wasn’t the first time. That’s how loud the crowd at Century Link Field was last Monday night. It set a record for decibels and it shook a nearby Seismometer. It shook the New Orleans Saints...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
J.J. Watt
Streaks have been the common theme in seasons of these to AFC South foes. Jacksonville began the seaosn 0-8 and were on pace to turn in one of the poorest statistical seasons in NFL history. Remarkably, Gus Bradley turned the Jaguars' season...
Stephen Schindler
2 years ago
Eric Decker
Week 14 means there are just four games remaining in the NFL regular season and that the fantasy playoffs are upon us. Congratulations to those whose teams are still in contention for your league championship. But now, here's where the rubber...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Russell Wilson
Peyton Manning stands tall atop Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 14 quarterback rankings, but there's another signal-caller who is proving that size isn't the only thing that matters.Manning led all quarterbacks with 41.8 fantasy...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Adrian Peterson
Order has been restored atop both the NFL rushing rankings and Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 14 running back rankings as the reigning MVP is on another tear.Adrian Peterson posted his fifth career 200-yard rushing game last week with 211...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Josh Gordon
Calvin Johnson maintains his standing as the No. 1 wide receiver in Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 14 rankings, but there's a young Brown hot on his heels.All Josh Gordon has done the last two weeks is post back-to-back 200-yard...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Rob Gronkowski
He has only played in six games, but Rob Gronkowski has proven his value to both his team and yours, which is why he's No. 1 in Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 14 tight end rankings. Gronk still trails Jimmy Graham by more than 100...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Ndamukong Suh
Coming off of Monday night's dominating performance against one of the best offenses in the NFL is there even any doubt as to which team tops Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 14 defense/special teams rankings? Seattle held Drew Brees...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Justin Tucker
Stephen Gostkowski heads up Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 14 kicker rankings, but no one has been hotter at the position lately than Justin Tucker. The Ravens' kicker has connected on 27 straight field goal attempts, including 13...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
A quick look at every game on the NFL schedule for Week 14, along with the consensus picks of Athlon Sports’ editors.Texans (2-10) at Jaguars (3-9)The loser on Thursday night could be the winner of the Teddy Bridgewater, Marcus Mariota or...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Look out, Peyton Manning. This year’s MVP race just got interesting. With four games to play, Seattle Seahawks second-year signal-caller Russell Wilson is making a strong run at the league’s top award. The Denver Broncos’...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Ranking all 32 NFL teams, from the one-loss Seattle Seahawks to the two-win Houston Texans.1. Seahawks (11-1) First team in league to clinch a postseason berth.2. Patriots (9-3) Not worried about “Spygate II” allegations in Houston.3....
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Adrian Peterson, RB, Vikings“All Day” transcended time, making an impact on the past, present and future during a 23–20 win over the NFC North rival Bears. Peterson had 35 carries for a season-high 211 yards. That effort, combined...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Carolina Panthers
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
2 years ago
Sean Payton
The battle for the NFC is on as Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints travel to Seattle to face Russell Wilson and the Seahawks in front of the 12th Man on ESPN's "Monday Night Football" at 8:30 p.m. ET. Both teams have had plenty of...
Stephen Schindler
2 years ago
Vernon Davis is Crotch Tackled by T.J. McDonald
During yesterday's game between the San Francisco 49ers and the St. Louis Rams, tight end Vernon Davis was tackled by T.J. McDonald in the most painful way any man can imagine in the history of the universe—BY. HIS. CROTCH. Davis, who...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Andy Reid
First place in the AFC West and the top seed in the playoffs are on the line this afternoon when the Denver Broncos face the Kansas City Chiefs at 4:25 p.m. ET on CBS. The Broncos and Chiefs are currently tied for the best record in the AFC at 9-2...
Mark Ross
2 years ago

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