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NFL Power Rankings Week 1: Expert Consensus from Around the Web

The 2014 NFL regular season is about to begin, and fans are already looking to the power rankings from the top experts around the web to see where their favorite team enters Week 1. With the perennial contenders like the Seattle Seahawks...Show More Summary

Bill Belichick: Rob Gronkowski's ability to play this week still up in air

Rob Gronkowski says he'll play this week. Bill Belichick isn't so sure about that.

Twitter Reacts to Jim Irsay's 6-Game Suspension After Plea Deal on OWI Charge

The NFL has suspended Jim Irsay for six games to go with a hefty fine after the Indianapolis Colts owner pleaded guilty to a charge of driving while intoxicated. Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reported news of the punishment Tuesday: IrsayShow More Summary

Michigan State vs. Oregon: Players to Watch in Saturday's Tilt

The Michigan State Spartans and Oregon Ducks may have both cruised to victory in Week 1 of the college football campaign, but Week 2 will provide no such comfort for two of this year's best in the nation. The Spartans and Ducks square...Show More Summary

Teddy Bridgewater's Mom Wears Shirt of Her Son on Draft Night to Louisville Game

Teddy Bridgewater and his mom, Rose Murphy, have always shared a special bond. That was once again made apparent at Louisville's season opener against Miami on Monday night. Although Bridgewater is now a member of the Minnesota Vikings, Murphy showed up in style to support her son's college team. Show More Summary

NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Hits and Misses from Week 1

The first Associated Press poll and Amway coaches poll of college football's regular season have been released, and the results are understandably varied. Compared to the respective preseason polls, 19 teams in each Top 25 are in different...Show More Summary

Fantasy Football 2014: Round 1 Mock Draft and Top Player-Related Team Names

September is upon us, and with the ninth month of the year comes a new NFL season. The first game of the season will be here before we know it—the Green Bay Packers square off against the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday—so it's time toShow More Summary

What Should Florida State Really Be Ranked After Week 1 Win over Oklahoma State?

No matter how you evaluate Florida State's season-opening performance against Oklahoma State, the Seminoles should still be considered the No. 1 team in college football. The defending national champs should be the top-ranked team until—or if—they lose. Show More Summary

South Carolina Needs RB Mike Davis to Hit the Ground Running vs. East Carolina

Let's get this out of the way first: Running back Mike Davis' early absence and nagging rib injury wouldn't have helped South Carolina beat Texas A&M on opening night. After all, he's neither a defensive lineman nor a defensive back,...Show More Summary

Seahawks star Marshawn Lynch takes love of Skittles to a new level (Video)

Marshawn Lynch's relationship with Skittles began some 15 years ago, and a new online advertisement released by the candy company reveals the love affair knows no bounds. We'll let the Seattle Seahawks running back's mom, Delisa Lynch,...Show More Summary

Irsay is “firmly committed” to staying healthy

In response to his six-game suspension and $500,000 fine, Colts owner Jim Irsay has issued a statement in which he admits his error and reiterates his hope that the disease of addiction will be taken more seriously moving forward. “I acknowledge the mistake I made last March and stand responsible for the consequences of that…

Jim Irsay Suspended 6 Games: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has consistently said the league's conduct policy applies just as stringently to executives as it does to players. On Tuesday, Goodell backed up his words with action, handing down a six-game suspension...Show More Summary

NFL suspends Jim Irsay 6 games, fines him $500,000

Hours after Colts owner Jim Irsay pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, the NFL levied its punishment: Irsay has been suspended for the Colts' first six regular-season games.

Which NFL Superstar Will Become the First to Reach 6 100-Catch Seasons

Catching 100 passes in an NFL season is quite the feat. Plenty of the legends have done it, but surprisingly, three different receivers in today's game have the opportunity to become the NFL's first wideout with six seasons of 100 catches. Find...Show More Summary

Even in Limited Participation, Rob Gronkowski Can Make Huge Impact in Week 1

Eight months after reconstructive surgery to repair his right ACL, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will play Week 1 against the Miami Dolphins. His role will be limited, but his impact on the field could be tremendous. There...Show More Summary

Quarterbacks Creating off Broken Plays Key for Both Packers, Seahawks in Opener

Neither the Green Bay Packers nor the Seattle Seahawks will feel supremely confident in their ability to keep the pass rush off their quarterback during Thursday night's NFL regular-season opener. The Seahawks possess a disruptive and...Show More Summary

Five questions: Seattle Seahawks

The defending Super Bowl champions are quickly closing in on the start of their 2014 season Thursday night against the Green Bay Packers. The Seahawks were able to keep most of their young core in place this offseason and were able to sign Michael Bennett, Earl Thomas, Richard Sherman and Doug Baldwin to contract extensions…

Steven Jackson “extremely excited” to face Saints

Running back Steven Jackson was a spectator for most of Falcons training camp and all of their preseason games as a result of a hamstring injury, but he was able to get on the practice field as things drew to a close in August. That put Jackson on track to play against the Saints in…

The perfect place for Bryan Bulaga's return

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The way Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy sees it, Seattle is the perfect place for Bryan Bulaga's first game in nearly 22 months. And he might be right. The last time Bulaga played against the Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, it was perhaps the low point of his career. Show More Summary

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