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Taking a closer look at Sunday’s Jets-Patriots matchup  | What Are The Odds?

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

In What Are The Odds? presented by Caesars Sportsbook, Chris Williamson and John Jastremski dive into the Jets-Patriots AFC East clash, featuring rookie QB's Zach Wilson and Mac Jones.

Colts’ Eric Fisher Reportedly to Return for Week 2 vs. Rams After Achilles Surgery

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

Indianapolis Colts left tackle Eric Fisher reportedly is expected to start for the team in its Week 2 matchup against the Los Angeles Rams, per Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Fisher tore his Achilles while a member of the Kansas City Chiefs in last year's AFC Championship Game. The Chiefs released him in March.

Businesses gear up for economic boom as Cleveland Browns play home opener at FirstEnergy Stadium

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

Fans are counting down the hours until the Browns play their home opener against the Houston Texans at FirstEnergy Stadium. It might as well be the Super Bowl for local businesses looking to get a much-needed economic boost since the start of the pandemic. The hype surrounding the return of the Browns means a lot of bucks.

Saints come to Carolina for early NFC South battle

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

The Saints also have several key players injured for this game, including defensive end Marcus Davenport. Star cornerback Marshon Lattimore is also unlikely to play after having hand surgery on Tuesday. I spend two hours ahead of kickoff for every game, breaking things down on WFNZ radio, so I thought I'd share some of my notes and thoughts on the game here, too.

Broncos vs. Jaguars 2021 live stream: Time, TV schedule, how to watch online

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

With the Jags set to take the field for their home opener Sunday, here is how you can catch all of the action.

Jacoby Brissett Comments On T.J. Warren’s Instagram Post

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

T.J. Warren celebrated his 28th birthday a little less than two weeks ago, and the post he put on Instagram can be seen embedded below from his account. Former Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett commented on the Indiana Pacers stars post, and his comment can be seen in a screenshot that is embedded below. Warren spent the first part of his career on the Phoenix Suns and is entering his third season in Indiana.

College GameDay coming to Chicago for Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

ESPN announced Saturday night that College GameDay would be in Chicago next Saturday for Notre Dame’s (3-0) neutral site matchup with Wisconsin (1-1). The game will be played at Soldier Field, the home of the Chicago Bears. The news was announced shortly after the Fighting Irish defeated Purdue 27-13.

Fantasy Injury Updates: Latest news on Michael Pittman Jr., Jonnu Smith, Darnell Mooney, more affecting Week 2 start ’em, sit ’em calls

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

Is Michael Pittman Jr. playing Week 2? Pittman (ankle) was a Friday add to the injury report, but considering he got in a limited practice, he still stands a good chance of suiting up on Sunday against the Rams. He's officially "questionable" (as is fellow wide receiver Parris Campbell, who has an abdomen injury).

Saints enter Carolina game without 8 assistant coaches

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

The New Orleans Saints will have a total of eight coaches unable to attend Sunday’s road game against the Panthers because of positive COVID-19 tests. While offensive line coach Brendan Nugent has cleared COVID-19 protocols and is now set to coach, assistant head coach and defensive line coach Ryan Nielsen, and defensive assistant Brian Young ,will not be able to attend the game, the club announced on Saturday.

Texans vs. Browns: NFL Week 2 Preview and Prediction

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

On Sunday, the Cleveland Browns take on the Houston Texans in Week 2 for their home opener. Below, we analyze a few advantages, disadvantages, or general thoughts about the two teams before getting to our predictions for the game. Game Analysis Former Browns on the Texans “Oh, you mean RB Duke Johnson and TE Darren Fells, right?