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What to Look for in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Fourth Preseason Game vs. the Buffalo Bills

With initial roster cuts looming on Tuesday, the game will likely define Pittsburgh's depth in 2015.
What to Look for in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Fourth Preseason Game vs. the Buffalo Bills

On this upcoming Tuesday the first cuts of the 2015 NFL season will take place, thus meaning many of the players participating in Pittsburgh's game at Buffalo Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. ET will be playing in their final game.

 

Denver Broncos vs. Oakland Raiders Preview and Prediction

Broncos playing for seeding, home field in playoffs; Raiders would just like a win
<p> Denver Broncos vs. Oakland Raiders Preview and Prediction</p>

The Denver Broncos aim for their 10th win of the season when they take on the Oakland Raiders tonight at 8:20 p.m. ET on the NFL Network. The Broncos (9-3) have won seven games overall and have already clinched the AFC West division title. The Raiders (3-9) have lost five in a row and would love nothing more than to get a win over the division champs and take some pressure off of first-year head coach Dennis Allen in the process.

Coby Fleener, Danny Amendola, Darrius Heyward-Bey: Week 12 Injury Updates

Coby Fleener, Danny Amendola, Darrius Heyward-Bey Updates
<p> Coby Fleener, Danny Amendola, Darrius Heyward-Bey: Week 12 Injury Updates</p>

No more bye weeks. It’s all up to health and strategy from here on out to get you to a fantasy football championship. Here are some updates on injured players, their status for the Week 12 games or the outlook for their replacements.

Dwayne Bowe, Darren Sproles, Darrius Heyward-Bey: Injury Updates Week 11

Dwayne Bowe, Darren Sproles, Darrius Heyward-Bey Updates
<p> Dwayne Bowe, Darren Sproles, Darrius Heyward-Bey: Injury Updates Week 11&nbsp;</p>

This is the last of the bye weeks. It’s all up to health and strategy from here on out to get you to a fantasy football championship. Here are some updates on injured players, their status for the Week 11 games or the outlook for their replacements.

Fantasy Football 2012: Breaking Down the Oakland Raiders

<p> Fantasy Football 2012: Breaking Down the Oakland Raiders</p>

What can the Oakland Raiders do for you this fantasy season? Check out Athlon Sports' team report as we break down the rookies, veteran players to watch and avoid, fantasy playoff schedule and more to help you get ready for the 2012 season.

Inside the Locker Room
with Eric Gilmore, Freelance Writer

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Week 16

Tim Tebow, Kahlil Bell and Darrius Heyward-Bey lead the way for championship week
<p> Tim Tebow, Kahlil Bell and Darrius Heyward-Bey lead the way for championship week</p>

It’s Week 16 — fantasy football championship week for most of you, fantasy semifinals for some. Needless to say, if you’ve made it this far, you are biting your nails on which players you might be able to pick up to help get you that final push and either win a title or get to the title game. Surprisingly, there are still some names, albeit not household names, that could get you there.

Here are about 2,500 words on who can help you. Good luck in the playoffs.

Andre Johnson Injury Has Texans Holding Their Breath

The All-Pro wideout was injured Sunday against the Steelers.
<p> Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson was injured Sunday.</p>

Non-contact injuries are often the worst ones.

That was the feeling in Houston yesterday when Texans All-Pro wide receiver Andre Johnson fell untouched to the Reliant Stadium turf. Many speculated that it could be a knee injury – which would have been the scariest scenario – but it appears that Johnson injured his hamstring instead. The MRI today will tell us more, but everyone knows how much Johnson means to the team.

Jacoby Ford To Play Next Week; How It Impacts Raiders Fantasy Players

Oakland's wide receiver is targeting a return to action next week against the Patriots
<p> Oakland's wide receiver is targeting a return to action next week against the Patriots</p>

Jacoby Ford wants to play football. His hamstring is feeling better and that's good for his fantasy owners. The Oakland Raiders offense, which just put 34 points on the notoriously defensive-minded New York Jets, is becoming a west coast version of the New England Patriots.