NFC Articles

Luke Kuechly
Their climb was rapid. Their fall was even steeper.   Now, the Carolina Panthers find themselves at the base of the NFL mountain once again, trying to secure a foothold with a “Greatest Hits” mix of old and new players....
Athlon Sports
3 days ago
Jared Goff
A week before the Rams won their only Super Bowl in 1999, Sean McVay celebrated his 13th birthday. Now, 18 years later — and after an ugly half-decade under coach Jeff Fisher — the keys to the franchise have been turned over to McVay...
Athlon Sports
3 days ago
NaVorro Bowman
Another year, another head coach for the San Francisco 49ers. After pushing Jim Harbaugh out the door after the 2014 season in a messy breakup, the 49ers turned to Jim Tomsula in 2015, Chip Kelly in ’16 and now Kyle Shanahan, who spent the...
Athlon Sports
3 days ago
Pete Carroll
The Seahawks’ big push in the offseason was the acquisition of three veteran players to shore up a position area in need of help — just don’t ask whether any of these guys can run block or pass protect. While the linebacker...
Athlon Sports
3 days ago
Sean Payton
The 2017 season will be Sean Payton's 12th as the head coach of the New Orleans Saints. Should his tenure extend beyond this season? The Court of Public Opinion, where everyone has his or her own views along with his or her own facts, will...
John La Fleur
6 days ago
Julio Jones
What if you had told quarterback Matt Ryan, head coach Dan Quinn and owner Arthur Blank that the second year of Atlanta’s Seattle-inspired “Brotherhood” rebuild would net an MVP award for Ryan, record-setting stats for Kyle...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Mark Ingram
This feels like a watershed season for the Saints — and perhaps the storied Sean Payton-Drew Brees tenure. After three consecutive 7-9 campaigns, players and coaches are motivated to return to the playoffs. The Saints privately believe they...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Mike Evans
The Bucs will face a murderers’ row of quarterbacks this season: Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers and Eli Manning in addition to NFC South gunslingers Drew Brees, Cam Newton and Matt Ryan.   Some may believe that that’s what gave the...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Stefon Diggs
For the first time since 2006, the Vikings head into a season without Adrian Peterson as the face of their franchise and the engine that drives their offense. Considering that Peterson is 32 and averaged 1.9 yards per carry while missing 13 games...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Jordy Nelson
In the wake of a 44-21 blowout loss to Atlanta in the NFC Championship Game — the second time in three years his team had come up one game shy of a return trip to the Super Bowl — Aaron Rodgers issued a not-so-subtle public plea....
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Ameer Abdullah
There were wholesale changes, followed by incremental progress. The hope for the Detroit Lions is that a new regime led by general manager Bob Quinn will continue where it left off in 2016. The Lions returned to the playoffs, got significant...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
John Fox
An optimist would say there’s nowhere to go but up for a Bears team that limped home with a 3-13 record in 2016, the worst 16-game mark in franchise history.   A realist would say that this year’s Bears team isn’t any...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Eli Manning
The Giants are in a full-out sprint to win one last championship in the Eli Manning Era. And the clock is ticking.   That’s what the last two offseasons have been all about. They spent $200 million a year ago to completely rebuild...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Carson Wentz
If the Eagles’ moves ahead of the 2017 season tell us anything, it’s that the protection of a franchise quarterback is paramount to management, coaches and just about everybody else in the city. Despite sizable holes on the defensive...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Kirk Cousins
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: The Redskins once again led the league in offseason dysfunction. This time the intrigue centered on the abrupt firing of general manager Scot McCloughan just six weeks before the draft — which...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Dak Prescott
The Cowboys seemingly took an offseason step back after last season’s surprising success. Executive vice president Stephen Jones conceded as much after the Cowboys lost 11 players in free agency and two to retirement. Those 11 players...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Seattle Seahawks Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for Seattle Seahawks fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Seattle Seahawks...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
New Orleans Saints Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for New Orleans Saints fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the New Orleans...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Minnesota Vikings Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for Minnesota Vikings fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Minnesota Vikings...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Washington Redskins Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for Washington Redskins fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Washington...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Chicago Bears Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for Chicago Bears fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Chicago Bears...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Atlanta Falcons Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for Atlanta Falcons fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Atlanta Falcons...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Tampa Bay...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
San Francisco 49ers Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for San Francisco 49ers fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the San Francisco...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Arizona Cardinals Fantasy Football Team Names
What are the best fantasy football team names for Arizona Cardinals fans? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Arizona Cardinals...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago

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