NFL Articles

Ted Ginn Jr.
Week 13 of the fantasy football season did not go well for many, including myself, especially in daily leagues and contests. Most of the damage was done by quarterbacks, as my top play (Drew Brees) failed miserably in what near-perfect matchup....
Chris Meyers
6 months ago
Justin Houston
The Oakland Raiders and the Kansas City Chiefs have been rivals since the inaugural season of the AFL in 1960. On Thursday night, they will play in one of the most important games in the recent history of the series.   On a short week, the...
Antwan Staley
6 months ago
The Minnesota Vikings have been a solid fantasy defense/special teams (DST) all season and in Week 14, they face Jacksonville. Blake Bortles has thrown 15 interceptions this season, the most in the league. The Vikings also don't allow a...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
Steven Hauschka
Amazingly enough, in an NFL season where kickers are struggling week after week, Baltimore’s Justin Tucker remains perfect and he’s been a valuable asset for his fantasy owners. He has still yet to miss a field goal or extra point this...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
Andrew Luck
Week 13 was a tough week for quarterbacks, and by extension their fantasy owners, and Week 14 may be just as difficult. Drew Brees is not at home (although that didn't seem to help in Week 13). Tom Brady has struggled (so to speak) with Rob...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
David Johnson
It’s Week 14 of the fantasy season and there’s a familiar sight at the top of the running back rankings. By now it should come as no surprise that David Johnson, Le’Veon Bell and Ezekiel Elliot are the top three (in some order...
Michael Horvath
6 months ago
Dwayne Allen
At first glance it might appear that the Week 14 fantasy tight end rankings haven’t changed much from last week. Especially at the top where once again with no Rob Gronkowski in the running, Jimmy Graham and Travis Kelce take the No. 1 and...
Michael Horvath
6 months ago
Golden Tate
It’s Week 14 of the fantasy football season and in most leagues that mean’s it’s the playoffs! Congratulations to those of you are still using Athlon’s positional rankings, as I can assume that means your team made it to...
Chris Meyers
6 months ago
Mike Evans
For most leagues, Week 14 signals the start of the fantasy playoffs, which means lineup decisions for your flex spot are even more important. The good news is there are no byes and plenty of appealing matchups, both from an NFL and fantasy...
Chris Meyers
6 months ago
The NFL season is into its final month, 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
6 months ago
Eric Berry
As we enter Week 14 of the NFL season, the playoff picture is slowly starting to come into focus. Dallas has already clinched its spot and Jason Garrett's team can seal up the NFC East with a road win Sunday night over the Giants. New York...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago
Jameis Winston
What an interesting Week 13 it was in the NFL, with a pair of six-game winning streaks coming to a close and our first playoff spot officially clinched in the form of the Dallas Cowboys. The top of the league has been set for a while now but the...
Bryan Fischer
6 months ago
Delanie Walker
In looking ahead to the next three weeks, fantasy owners need to make the best decisions possible when it comes to setting up their lineup. It's always hard because nothing is a sure thing when it comes to fantasy football. However, in looking...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
Fantasy owners are either looking at the last week of the regular season or the first week of the playoffs as we enter Week 14 of the NFL season. By this point, the squad that got you to the playoffs should lead you through. However, for some...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
Todd Gurley
Fantasy owners that have made the playoffs are now looking ahead to the main prize –the fantasy championship. At this point, the season consists of three wins. That's it. Teams likely need at least eight wins in order to make the playoffs...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
Andrew Luck
As football fate would have it, the Green Bay Packers keep on helping the Indianapolis Colts. It was exactly one month ago the Colts crept within a win of .500 with a 31-26 victory over the Packers at Lambeau Field. On Sunday, Green Bay continued...
Jake Rose
6 months ago
Fantasy owners know that Week 13 is crunch time. Wins are more important now than ever, and owners need to be make sure, first and foremost, that every player in their lineup is active. With so many wide receivers banged up, it's hard to find...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
Russell Wilson
Plenty of drama will await football fans nationwide on Sunday night as the Carolina Panthers and Seattle Seahawks get together at CenturyLink Field. The last time these two teams met was in the NFC Divisional Playoff Round in January in Charlotte...
Scott Whittum
6 months ago
Mike Evans
The San Diego Chargers (5-6) may be in last place in a potent AFC West division, but it’s fair to say that that they are the best 5-6 team in the league. If just a handful of plays had gone their way, the Chargers would be at or near the...
Rob McVey
6 months ago
David Johnson
The loser of last year’s NFC Championship Game, Arizona ended last season just one more win from making it to the Super Bowl.   Now? The Cardinals are just one more loss from playoff elimination.   Sitting at 4-6-1, one of the...
Tom Bowles
6 months ago
Antonio Brown
The New York Giants put their six-game winning streak on the line as they travel to the Pittsburgh Steelers in a game that could feature two of the most intriguing teams in the NFL when it comes to making noise in the postseason this year....
Bryan Fischer
6 months ago
Khalil Mack
This Week 13 game between the Buffalo Bills and the Oakland Raiders could have playoff implications for both teams before all is said and done, which is significant considering the two teams have the longest active postseason droughts (17 years for...
Antwan Staley
6 months ago
Mark Ingram
Welcome to Week 13, where many fantasy owners need to win now in order to make the playoffs. In most leagues, Week 13 is the last week of the regular season. It's tough when the players fantasy owners were relying on are injured and playing at...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
Aaron Rodgers
By Week 13 of the NFL season, the injury report has gotten pretty long, and that’s not good news for fantasy owners. They have to work with players that are clearly not at 100 percent in what is, in most leagues, the last week of the fantasy...
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago
With just two teams on bye, it should come as no surprise that the Week 13 injury report is a long one for fantasy owners to digest. But with this being the last week of the fantasy regular season for many leagues, the stakes are even higher....
Sarah Lewis
6 months ago

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