NFC Articles

Jared Goff
It’s rare in the NFL the first two picks in the draft develop into Pro Bowl candidates within their first two seasons. It’s even rarer they both play the same position. But that’s what has NFL fans drooling for Sunday, a matchup...
Tom Bowles
1 day ago
Carolina Panthers Cam Newton
The Carolina Panthers (8-4) return to Charlotte on Sunday to face the Minnesota Vikings (10-2) for the first of three consecutive home games following a tough 31-21 road loss to the Saints last week. A loss that not only snapped a four-game winning...
Rob McVey
2 days ago
Mark Ingram
With just four games left in the regular season, New Orleans is two games up on Atlanta for first place in the NFC South. The Saints (9-3) finished off a season sweep of the Panthers with a 31-21 win at home last Sunday, while the Falcons (7-5)...
John La Fleur
4 days ago
Carson Wentz
Football fans if you remember the movie Rocky IV where Rocky Balboa went over to Russia to fight Ivan Drago, get ready for a trip down memory lane Sunday night at CenturyLink Field. The Seattle Seahawks (7-4) and the Philadelphia Eagles (...
Scott Whittum
1 week ago
Todd Gurley
The Los Angeles Rams hit the road to take on the Arizona Cardinals in a matchup that has lost a lot of the luster it had before the season began. This is the second meeting between the two NFC West foes but the first on American soil. Los Angeles...
Matt Josephs
1 week ago
Drew Brees
First place in the NFC South is up for grabs when Carolina and New Orleans renew acquaintances in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday. The Panthers (8-3) are riding a four-game winning streak after beating the Jets 35-27 on the road. The victory...
John La Fleur
1 week ago
Dak Prescott
It’s Week 13 in the NFL and some teams have already been eliminated from playoff contention. The hapless Cleveland Browns, San Francisco 49ers, and New York Giants are just three of the teams on the outside looking in.   After...
Tom Bowles
1 week ago
Pete Carroll
Sunday afternoon at Levi’s Stadium will bring together two football teams going in opposite directions. The Seattle Seahawks (6-4) are coming off a 34-31 loss last Monday night at CenturyLink Field against the Atlanta Falcons. While, the San...
Scott Whittum
2 weeks ago
Jared Goff
Week 12 of the NFL season features an unexpected matchup of division leaders when the New Orleans Saints come west to take on the Los Angeles Rams. The Saints (8-2) have won eight games in a row after coming from 15 points down in the fourth...
John La Fleur
2 weeks ago
Kirk Cousins
What are you thankful for this holiday? For both of these NFC East teams, their answer is simpler than most: the ability to still put both starting quarterbacks on the field.   I say that because virtually everyone else on these teams, it...
Tom Bowles
2 weeks ago
Matt Ryan
Week 11 in the NFL concludes with a “Monday Night Football” pairing of teams that are at a crossroads due to a combination of key injuries and a Super Bowl hangover as the Seattle Seahawks (6-3) host the Atlanta Falcons (5-4) at...
Scott Whittum
2 weeks ago
Carson Wentz
He plays. He plays no more. He plays. He plays no more. He plays. He plays no more... finally, for Ezekiel Elliott the bloom is off the rose.   After weeks of back-and-forth courtroom drama, the Dallas Cowboys' star running back...
Tom Bowles
3 weeks ago
Drew Brees
Points were not a problem for either Washington or New Orleans last week, although the two teams wound up with differing results in the end. At home against Minnesota, the Redskins and Vikings traded scores through most of the first half. But on...
John La Fleur
3 weeks ago
The New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers have had plenty of legendary battles through the years. There was the infamous NFC Championship Game in 1991, won 15-13 by the Giants on a field goal as time expired. A fumble by the 49ers’ Roger...
Tom Bowles
4 weeks ago
Dak Prescott
Sunday’s game between Dallas and Atlanta pits a pair of teams that entered the season with Super Bowl aspirations arriving at a crossroads as they prepare to embark on the second half of their schedules.   The Cowboys (5-3) have won...
Matt Josephs
1 month ago
Jordan Howard
Just a month ago, the Green Bay Packers were riding high at 4–1, fresh off a 35–31 win at Dallas, and looking like the class of the NFC. Then Aaron Rodgers broke his collarbone in a loss at Minnesota, and the Packers haven’t...
John Gworek
1 month ago
Pete Carroll
Week 10 of NFL "Thursday Night Football" will provide football fans nationwide with a look at two teams in desperate need of a victory. The Seattle Seahawks (5-3) head down to University of Phoenix Stadium to take on the Arizona Cardinals...
Scott Whittum
1 month ago
One team has a healthy quarterback who can’t score in the red zone. The other has a quarterback still learning how to score, period.   But while Matthew Stafford may make the difference in his team’s playoff hopes, all eyes in...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Kirk Cousins
CenturyLink Field has been the home of some wild finishes in its 15 years of existence. Last Sunday, was the latest chapter as the Seattle Seahawks (5-2) rallied to defeat the Houston Texans 41-38 in a good, old-fashioned Wild West shootout....
Scott Whittum
1 month ago
Jameis Winston
Streaking NFC South teams are set to meet on Sunday when Tampa Bay pays New Orleans a visit. The Buccaneers are going in the wrong direction, losers of four straight after falling 17-3 at home to the Panthers. The offense continued its inconsistent...
John La Fleur
1 month ago
Ezekiel Elliott
Talk about a sophomore slump. It took the whole NFL regular season last year for young Dallas Cowboys stars Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott to pile up three losses. The rookies thrashed opposing defenses, earned fans’ respect for “...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Mitchell Trubisky
Believe it or not, but Sunday’s matchup between Chicago and New Orleans features two of the hotter teams in the NFL right now. The Bears (3-4) have won two in a row after last week’s 17-3 victory over Carolina at home in which the...
John La Fleur
1 month ago
Carson Wentz
It’s rare that an NFL squad with a 3-2 record faces a “must-win” situation in Week 7. That’s especially true during this season of parity, where no undefeated teams remain. Seventeen of the 32 franchises entered this...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Jason Pierre-Paul
Two teams whose seasons are going in opposite directions will get together at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. The Seattle Seahawks (3-2) are riding a two-game winning streak and come in off their bye week with a nice surge of confidence. For the New...
Scott Whittum
1 month ago
Ezekiel Elliott
The Cowboys picked up their first victory of the week before Sunday when Ezekiel Elliott received a temporary injunction from a New York federal court in the latest development in the running back’s on-again, off-again six-game suspension....
Matt Josephs
1 month ago

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