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The NFL season is nearing the homestretch, and the competition off the field among fans is nearly as heated as the competition on the field on game day.   The Athlon Sports Pro Football Experts Club presented by New Era ...
John Gworek
3 months ago
Philip Rivers
Hope everyone enjoyed the Thanksgiving holiday as we get down to towards the end of the NFL regular season. As we head to this part of the slate, we start to wonder which teams have already packed up for the season and which are still in the...
Matt Josephs
3 months ago
Odell Beckham Jr.
The Thanksgiving games were certainly a treat, but the NFL saved the best for last as far as Week 12 played out. All four of the later Sunday games were close, highlighted by the overtime thriller in primetime between Kansas City and Denver....
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
Green Bay Packers Memes
We love a great, funny, clever and downright stupid football meme. The meme has become a great way to make a point and/or express an opinion, whether you're a Redskins fan mocking your friend's Dallas Cowboys fandom with a meme, or a...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
Ryan Tannehill
We’re not yet to December and yet we’re already up to two teams mathematically eliminated from this season’s NFL playoffs. There are bound to be even more in the coming weeks as the race for the No. 1 overall pick heats up just...
Bryan Fischer
3 months ago
Marquess Wilson
As the bye weeks come to an end with only the Cleveland Browns and Tennessee Titans off in Week 13, the waiver wire may not be a flush for fantasy owners as it has been. By this point, many have already clinched a playoff spot and done so with...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
Monday night’s matchup between Green Bay and Philadelphia serves as a virtual playoff elimination game for the Packers. A loss leaves them three games out of the NFC North lead with five to play and 2.5 games behind the Redskins for the...
Tom Bowles
3 months ago
Von Miller
When it comes to arguing over what the best division in the NFL in, there are only two that really have an argument heading into Week 12: the NFC East and the AFC West. Both have the No. 1 seed in the playoff picture at the moment and each has...
Bryan Fischer
3 months ago
Khalil Mack
While the Oakland Raiders are having their best season since 2002, the Carolina Panthers are suffering from a bit of a Super Bowl hangover.   Carolina (4-6) did defeat New Orleans last week 23-20, but it didn’t come without a cost. The...
Antwan Staley
3 months ago
LeGarrette Blount
When the NFL schedule was revealed, this was a primetime matchup: The Patriots, the long-standing kings of the AFC East, against the (apparently) rising Jets, who had just missed the playoffs last season despite winning 10 games.   Not even...
John Gworek
3 months ago
Jameis Winston
A sneaky-good matchup is on tap for late Sunday afternoon at Raymond James Stadium as the Seattle Seahawks will travel east to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Seahawks (7-2-1) came off of a very physical contest with the Philadelphia Eagles...
Scott Whittum
3 months ago
Tom Brady
Even with three games on Thanksgiving to start Week 12, there are still plenty of players fantasy owners need to pay attention to on the injury report. While some of the big names should be fine to play, some owners are going to have to make some...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
Travis Benjamin
There have already been three games played in Week 12 and the wide receiver injury report is still pretty lengthy, but it’s also something fantasy owners have probably gotten used to by now. A.J. Green, Jeremy Maclin and Robert Woods have...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
Julian Edelman
For Week 12, the biggest injury-related news as it relates to the wide receiver position and fantasy is already known – A.J. Green will not play. Green, Jeremy Maclin and Robert Woods have already been ruled out. But there are about a dozen...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
LeSean McCoy
The fantasy running back injury report for the remainder of the Week 12 games isn’t that lengthy, but still worth paying attention to. Philadelphia’s Ryan Mathews (knee) has already been ruled out for the Monday night game against Green...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
Julio Jones
The Atlanta Falcons (6-4) will host the Arizona Cardinals (4-5-1) on Sunday in a crucial NFC showdown between two teams in desperate need of a win. The Falcons return from their bye week looking to regroup following a rough stretch that...
Rob McVey
4 months ago
Andy Dalton
An AFC North clash looks a bit different than it did earlier in the year as Cincinnati travels to Baltimore, hoping to salvage their season from completely spiraling out of control. Both teams are coming off tough losses on the field but are...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
Thomas Rawls
Hopefully your fantasy teams got off to a good start for Week 12 with the Thanksgiving Day games, but if not, there’s still time and plenty of games to go.   This is the first week since Week 3 where all 32 teams are in action, which...
Michael Horvath
4 months ago
Donte Moncrief
With three games on Thanksgiving, fantasy owners may have to make some lineup decisions before stuffing themselves with food (and then football). The biggest injury question regarding the Turkey Day festivities has already been answered: Andrew...
Sarah Lewis
4 months ago
Matthew Stafford
Is there a better sports tradition out there than the three NFL games we are lucky enough to enjoy every Thanksgiving?   And with the fight for the fantasy playoffs coming down to the wire, we have some ever-so-tasty matchups.   When...
Michael Horvath
4 months ago
It’s a tradition that has become part of the American dichotomy over the course of the last six and a half decades — football on Thanksgiving. As soon as the table has been cleared of the turkey, dressing and sweet potato casserole,...
Jake Rose
4 months ago
The NFL season is nearing the homestretch, and the competition off the field among fans is nearly as heated as the competition on the field on game day.   The Athlon Sports Pro Football Experts Club presented by New Era ...
John Gworek
4 months ago
Marquise Goodwin
It’s Week 12 and one thing daily fantasy football players can be thankful for is there are no teams on bye. That means a full slate of action, starting with the three Thanksgiving Day games. Injuries really reared their ugly head last week...
Chris Meyers
4 months ago
Jay Ajayi
Week 12 of the fantasy football season gets started with a trio of Thanksgiving games that could see some big numbers from a couple of running backs. Le’Veon Bell should fare well against the Colts at home, while Ezekiel Elliott’s...
Michael Horvath
4 months ago
Travis Kelce
There’s not a lot of separation at the top of the fantasy tight end rankings for Week 12. Any of the top six could make a case for being No. 1.   Once again, one of the main things to keep an eye on at the position entering this week...
Michael Horvath
4 months ago

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