Welcome to the Wednesday War Room, where Yahoo Sports’ football minds kick around the topics of the day. Today, we’re talking NFC Super Bowl contenders and first-rate Thanksgiving side dishes. Enjoy! Question 1: We’ve got several surprise teams leaping up in the NFC including the Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings and New Orleans Saints. Show More Summary
He is a Super Bowl winning coach. At one time, he was considered an offensive genius. He has a career winning percentage of.556. He has transitioned to a career in broadcasting. Of course, we’re talking about… Brian Billick. Don’t laugh. Show More Summary
This…is something. Pretty much everything that could go right has gone right for the Philadelphia Eagles on the field this season as they sit at 9-1 with high hopes of a deep playoff run and being in the Super Bowl in February. Off the field, however, has produced a situation that Fletcher Cox wish he […]
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Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons have had an up-and-down season as they try and recover from their Super Bowl blunder back in February against the New England Patriots. It doesn’t help that along the way are constant reminders from social media with endless 28-3 jokes, but sometimes you have to take the bad with […]
NFL Overreactions: The Eagles are Super Bowl bound
Coach says it's second only to the Super Bowl when it comes to national attention, something the Chargers will be experiencing for the first time since they joined the NFL.
Atlanta Falcons at Seattle Seahawks ESPN Monday, 8:30 p.m. ET Matt Ryan spent the first eight years of his career being a good but not great quarterback. In 2016, he was great. In 2017, he’s good. While there are plenty of reasons for...Show More Summary
The Detroit Lions won all their road division games in a season for the first time in the Super Bowl era, putting them in a strong position in the NFC North if they can beat the division-leading Minnesota Vikings on Thanksgiving at Ford Field.
No matter what, Falcons fans will never get over that Super Bowl collapse and it doesn’t help that every single fan base trolls them with the 28-3 joke. What made matters even worse was the city losing their iconic Georgia Dome stadium on Monday after 25 years as it was demolished and turned into rubble. […]
The hardened Philly fans need to wrap their heads around this warm and fuzzy reality: their Eagles are going to the Super Bowl.
After 25 years of service and no Super Bowl winning team, the Georgia Dome finally went up in smoke on Monday. It was reported that nearly 5,000 of explosives blasted the structure into rubble in mere seconds. Along with the dome went past memories of two Super Bowls being played there and three Final Fours […]
Metro Transit on Wednesday said it will offer free rides for Blue and Green Line passengers who will be put on replacement buses on Super Bowl Sunday as portions of both light-rail lines will be restricted exclusively for fans heading to the game.
OK, we thought we were done making jokes about implosions and the Falcons and the Super Bowl. But they keep pulling branches down in front of us, leaving all that delicious low-hanging fruit. Monday morning’s demolition of the Georgia Dome went off with a small hitch, as two large sections of the building’s exterior walls [more]
Case Keenum is playing well enough to get the Vikings to the Super Bowl. Teddy Bridgewater is healthy for the first time in 15 months and ready to reclaim his throne in Minnesota. But he’s not going to get a chance as long as the Keenumissaince...Show More Summary
Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints are the firs team in the Super Bowl era to go from 0-2 to 8-2
No team has ever played a Super Bowl in its home stadium. You’d think in 51 Super Bowls, it would have happened once by now. After Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings can dream about being the first team to have a home Super Bowl. The Vikings,...Show More Summary
So if Yu Darvish was a quarterback and started a Super Bowl, this is what it would look like. What. A. Disaster. There’s really not a more charitable way of describing Nathan Peterman’s performance at StubHub Center on Sunday — unless you were the Chargers, in which case you had to be immensely...
The NFL rumors are pointing to a comeback for Peyton Manning — though not on the field. Reports indicated that the Cleveland Browns are trying to lure the two-time Super Bowl champion back to the NFL to serve in a front office capacity. Show More Summary