NFL Articles

Carlos Dunlap
Despite solid performances all year from both the Seahawks and the Broncos, neither ends up with the No. 1 spot among fantasy defense/special teams (DSTs) for Week 13. Rather, that honor goes to the Arizona Cardinals, who have consistently put up...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Tom Brady
Heading into Week 12, many fantasy owners were contemplating benching Tom Brady. He was without most of his weapons. The Broncos' defense was one of the best in the league. The game was in Denver. All of the reasons were valid. However, he...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Dez Bryant
Well for many this is the final week of the fantasy regular season, while for others it may be the first week of the playoffs. High stress and anxiety levels abound when it comes to fantasy football. Wives and husbands, sons and daughters beware of...
Chris Meyers
2 years ago
The NFL is in full swing, 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 gives you the...
John Gworek
2 years ago
DeAndre Hopkins
The fantasy regular season is quickly winding down. For most leagues, Week 13 is the last week of the regular season (yes, some league start their playoffs in Week 13 and others wait until Week 15). This will be the week where games matter. While...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
David Johnson
Week 12 was a troubling week for many of the league’s biggest fantasy stars. Players such as Todd Gurley, Antonio Brown, Julio Jones, Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray were all held to minimal points. We also saw the disappointing season of...
Chris Meyers
2 years ago
Ndamukong Suh has a bit of an unflattering reputation in the NFL, but this time he's speaking out. On Sunday, NFL.com writer Ian Rapoport reported on the Dolphins DT locker room antics. Apparently Suh gave the Dolphins a speech...
Jasmine Watkins
2 years ago
Josh McCown
There has been plenty to discuss in regard to the Baltimore Ravens (3-7) and Cleveland Browns (2-8) in the past week. Unfortunately, Monday night’s prime time matchup between these two teams has not been at the forefront...
Rob McVey
2 years ago
The undefeated New England Patriots (10-0) travel to Denver to take on the 8-2 Broncos on "Sunday Night Football" in a key AFC clash that will have playoff implications. Brock Osweiler gets his second career start in place of the injured...
Mike Dussault
2 years ago
Richard Sherman
Thanks to 209 yards rushing on the ground from Thomas Rawls and punishing defense, the Seattle Seahawks dispatched of the San Francisco 49ers 29-13 last Sunday afternoon at CenturyLink Field. Now, the Seahawks will have a chance for their...
Scott Whittum
2 years ago
Thomas Rawls
Well, three games have already been played in Week 12, so that alone helps trim down the list of injured running backs fantasy owners need to work around. But with byes done, there are still 26 teams in action on Sunday and Monday, so there are...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Travis Kelce
With six teams having already played and no teams on a bye, the list of fantasy quarterback and tight end injuries for the rest of the Week 12 slate isn't as long as it has been in the past. Andrew Luck and Peyton Manning are out, but fantasy...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Alshon Jeffery
Happy Thanksgiving! While Week 11 was brutal for many fantasy owners of top running backs in the league, it's a new week and a new chance to start again. (And be thankful for the waiver wire). There are some notable injuries in the...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Tony Romo
The Carolina Panthers are 10-0 yet they enter their next game as slight underdogs against a team with seven losses. That team is the Dallas Cowboys, who are led by quarterback Tony Romo, who has not lost a regular season game since Dec. 4,...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
2 years ago
Adrian Peterson
For most fantasy leagues only a few weeks remain, and with this being Thanksgiving week (i.e,, THREE games on Thursday!) you may need these flex rankings more than ever. Plenty of injuries and new faces to be considered once again especially...
Chris Meyers
2 years ago
Aaron Rodgers
Be prepared to set your fantasy lineups early this week! With three games on Thursday, a lot of big-name players are going to play before you fall asleep in a tryptophan-induced coma. Aaron Rodgers, Cam Newton, Tony Romo, Jay Cutler and Matthew...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Calais Campbell
Even though San Francisco's Blaine Gabbert did look capable against the Seattle Seahawks in Week 11, there's no disputing that the Arizona Cardinals will be a tough test for him and a depleted 49ers offense. The Cardinals have been a...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Mason Crosby
While Mason Crosby has struggled a bit this season, after a 22-point game in Week 11, he is the top-ranked fantasy kicker for Week 12. The Packers face the Bears on Thursday night, and plenty of points should go around in that game, which...
Sarah Lewis
2 years ago
Rob Gronkowski
Here we are about to enter Week 12 of the NFL and fantasy season, which means no more byes to work around! The availability of players on all 32 teams (depending on health and other factors) helps deepen what has been an inconsistent tight end pool...
Michael Horvath
2 years ago
Antonio Brown
Happy Thanksgiving Week everyone! I hope the joys of watching football (and your fantasy teams), eating great food, and spending time with family is wonderful. I also hope everyone that is unable to be with their families for any reason has as good...
Chris Meyers
2 years ago
St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot twice in the head Tuesday night. The third-year receiver is expected to undergo surgery Wednesday and his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Here's the latest on the...
Jasmine Watkins
2 years ago
Aaron Rodgers
After three weeks in which they couldn’t gather the necessary consistency to keep their fast start going, the Packers summoned a big-time effort in a huge game. Thursday night, back at Lambeau Field, Green Bay tries to exert its North...
Michael Bradley
2 years ago
Matthew Stafford
The Philadelphia Eagles (4-6) and Detroit Lions (3-7) are two teams headed in different directions leading into their Thanksgiving matchup on Thursday. The Eagles lost in embarrassing fashion on Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, allowing...
Mike Bainbridge
2 years ago
Matthew Stafford
One of the great Thanksgiving traditions is snickering at who is playing quarterback for the Detroit Lions.The list of Lions quarterbacks starting on Thanksgiving is a list of draft busts, journeymen, career backups and former stars whose best days...
David Fox
2 years ago
The NFL is in full swing, 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 gives you the...
John Gworek
2 years ago

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