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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago
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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
8 months ago

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