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5 Plays That Cost Philadelphia Eagles a Win Against Arizona Cardinals

Few Philadelphia Eagles games in recent memory have provided as much instantaneous heartbreak as last Sunday's 24-20 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. Had just one play gone differently, Philadelphia could easily be 6-1 and in strong contention...Show More Summary

Dissecting Most Crucial Matchups in Philadelphia Eagles' Week 9 Game vs. Houston

This week, the Philadelphia Eagles will look to rebound from a tough 24-20 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. The game against the Houston Texans seems winnable; after all, the Texans won just two games last year and their quarterback, Ryan...Show More Summary

Indianapolis Colts vs. NY Giants: Breaking Down New York's Game Plan

The NFL is a funny sport. Think about it for a few seconds. Every team gets just 16 regular-season games to show off to the world the results of the blood, sweat and tears that are shed during the other 349 days of the year that areShow More Summary

Buccaneers vs. Browns: Breaking Down Cleveland's Game Plan

The third and final week of the Cleveland Browns cupcake stretch culminates with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this Sunday. The Bucs have just one win on the season and have lost their last three contests. The Browns' game plan for theirShow More Summary

College Football Playoff 2014: 1st Poll Highlights Schedule-Strength Importance

Upon first glance at the College Football Playoff committee's inaugural poll, the most eye-popping thing wasn't who was sitting in the top four spots. Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are all deserving enough,...Show More Summary

Raiders bring back Larry Asante

With three defensive backs missing practice on Wednesday, the Oakland Raiders made a move to bolster their secondary depth. Oakland re-signed safety Larry Asante to replenish the ranks after Tyvon Branch and Usama Young both landed on injured reserve. To make room on the roster, the Raiders released linebacker Bojay Filimoeatu, who re-signed to the…

Michael Vick Won't Rescue Hapless Jets from Disastrous 2014 NFL Season

The New York Jets are bad. Michael Vick isn't going to save them. Even in an offense directed by offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg, the same West Coast system Vick thrived in with the Philadelphia Eagles, the 34-year-old veteran...Show More Summary

Richard Sherman could return punts again on Sunday

The season began with one member of the Legion of Boom serving as the punt returner.  The experiment with safety Earl Thomas went poorly, and the plug was pulled quickly. Quietly, another member of the team’s secondary assumed the duties last week, with receiver Bryan Walters injured. Richard Sherman filled in against the Panthers, returning…

Marcus Lattimore practices Wednesday

49ers second-year tailback Marcus Lattimore took part in the club’s Wednesday practice, according to the NFL’s transactions. Lattimore, who turned 23 on Wednesday, has yet to play in an NFL game in his two-year pro career. He suffered serious right knee injuries as a collegian on October 27, 2012. Lattimore remains on the reserve/non-football injury…

4 Bold Predictions for Philadelphia Eagles' Week 9 Matchup

The Eagles may have lost a heartbreaker last week to the Arizona Cardinals, but the loss was almost encouraging in some ways. While early turnovers and the worst possible time for a defensive meltdown on Arizona's final drive prevented the Eagles from a 6-1 start, the 5-2 Eagles showed that they are legitimate contenders this season. Show More Summary

Gio Bernard's Injury Opens Door for Jeremy Hill to Become Valuable Fantasy RB

The cold truth of the NFL is that one player's injury is another's window of opportunity. The "next man up" philosophy is arguably more prevalent in football than any other American sport. As a result, when many fantasy owners read that...Show More Summary

Jets vs. Chiefs: Breaking Down New York's Game Plan

The result of the remaining games on the New York Jets' schedule may not mean much for observing fans, but they could determine the careers of those responsible for this dreadful season. If these players and coaches value their careers,...Show More Summary

Redskins vs. Vikings: What Are Experts Saying About Washington?

Thanks to their 20-17 overtime victory over the Dallas Cowboys, the Washington Redskins have a winning streak for the first time since 2012. Now at 3-5, Washington's playoff hopes have gone from nonexistent to slim. But with its next two opponents sporting sub-.500 records, Washington reaching.500 is a stark possibility. First things first, though. Show More Summary

Undrafted rookie Brock Coyle to start at middle linebacker for Seahawks

With Malcolm Smith ailing with a groin injury and Bobby Wagner still out with turf toe, the Seahawks have once again had to reshuffle their linebacker group. Undrafted rookie Brock Coyle is set to make his first NFL start Sunday against the Oakland Raiders. The move to put Coyle in the lineup bumps K.J. Wright back out to his…

Chargers vs. Dolphins: Breaking Down Miami's Game Plan

It’s already Week 9 of the NFL season, and that means the Miami Dolphins will be hosting the San Diego Chargers at Sun Life Stadium. Coming off a somewhat ugly win against the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Dolphins are at 4-3 and need to...Show More Summary

Comparing NFL's Top 5 Offenses and Defenses Against the Spread

With the changing rules in the NFL, teams are scoring at an incredible rate at this season. Offenses are attacking both on the ground and through the air, and the defenses feel the pressure that comes with more defensive penalties being called. Show More Summary

Rams sign WR Damian Williams, promote OG Brandon Washington

The Rams added some pass catching and offensive line depth Wednesday, signing wide receiver Damian Williams and offensive guard Brandon Washington. To open the roster spots, the Rams placed wide receiver Brian Quick on injured reserve and waived rookie defensive back Jemea Thomas. The moves were announced in the NFL’s transactions. The 26-year-old Williams has…

Texas Football: How Longhorns Can Avoid Going Winless in November

For many years, the Texas Longhorns have hung a sign above the tunnel to the football field that states, "People Remember November." It's cliche, but it is very true. November is one of the most important months in college football.Show More Summary

Nebraska's Road to Making the College Football Playoff

Nebraska can't be counted out just yet. After the College Football Playoff committee ranked the Huskers No. 15, it's clear that Bo Pelini and his team have an outside chance of making it into the final four. It's not a significant chance, but the chance is still there regardless. The Huskers only have one loss (to Michigan State) so far this season. Show More Summary

Differing reports emerge on Griffin’s status

Robert Griffin III will start against Minnesota on Sunday.  Unless he doesn’t. While technically accurate, the correct view is that Griffin will indeed start, as multiple reports have indicated. In the aftermath of Wednesday’s stream of reports that Griffin will start, other reports have downplayed the notion that it’s a done deal.  And that’s not…

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