Posts Tagged ‘Minnesota Vikings’

After weeks of criticism, Kirk Cousins ‘went out there and played his balls off’ against Eagles

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

There was one moment in the game, though, where Cousins missed Diggs on a post route that would have likely ended up giving the receiver another touchdown on the day. I thought about apologizing to him, but apparently that's not the way to do things around here, so I guess my days of apologizing to people are over,” Cousins joked, via Norman Seawright of WCCO. After slamming Cousins, Eagles LB won't discuss former teammate after loss Eagles linebacker Zach Brown added to the Cousins criticism earlier this week, calling his former Washington Redskins teammate the “weakest part” of Minnesota's offense.

Eagles vs. Vikings highlights | Week 6

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Watch highlights from Week 6 game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Minnesota Vikings. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on FOX

Report: Bears G Long headed to injured reserve

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Chicago Bears guard Kyle Long is expected to be placed on injured reserve due to a hip injury, the NFL Network reported on Sunday. The move is likely to occur on Monday, and will mark the fourth consecutive season in which Long has landed on injured reserve. Long, a first-round pick in 2013, was a Pro Bowl selection in each of his first three NFL seasons before ailments began interrupting his campaigns.

Stefon Diggs follows up two long TDs with a hilarious blooper

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Stefon Diggs has had a tumultuous relationship with his Minnesota Vikings this season, but after Sunday, he may be happy to stick around. The 25-year-old had an eventful game against the Philadelphia Eagles with a career-high three touchdowns and capped off a big first half with a rare drop that led to an interception. Diggs had been miffed the Vikings are attempting by far the fewest passes per game in the league, and even when they do throw the ball, the team is staying conservative with quarterback Kirk Cousins.

Can’t-Miss Play: Cousins dials long distance to Diggs for 51-yard TD bomb

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins dials long distance to Stefon Diggs for 51-yard touchdown bomb. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on FOX

The Latest: Cincinnati, Miami now NFL’s only winless teams

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Richard Sherman made sure nobody would question his pregame handshake etiquette this week. The San Francisco 49ers cornerback gave humorously exaggerated handshakes to the Los Angeles Rams' captains during the coin toss before their meeting at the Coliseum. Sherman claimed last week that Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield didn't shake his hand before the game, even though he did.

Eagles’ Brown: Cousins ‘weakest part’ of Vikings’ offense

Friday, October 11th, 2019

Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Zach Brown wasn't shy about sharing his feelings on former teammate Kirk Cousins ahead of Sunday's game against the host Minnesota Vikings. "Cousins, I think every defense is going to want that guy to throw the ball," the 29-year-old Brown said on Friday, per ESPN. "For me, that's probably the weakest part of their offense is him.

Eagles-Vikings NFL Week 6 predictions 2019

Friday, October 11th, 2019

The Eagles have been terrific against the run, but they haven't faced anyone like Dalvin Cook. The Eagles have been efficient offensively - No. 7 in the NFL in yards per drive - but that Vikings defense is allowing just 14.6 points per game and a bit less at home.

Giants missing 3 playmakers in matchup with Patriots

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

The New York Giants will face the Patriots' top-ranked defense in their Thursday night matchup without three of their top playmakers. Running back Saquon Barkley will miss his third straight game because of a sprained right ankle. Tight end and leading receiver Evan Engram is also inactive with a knee injury and receiver Sterling Shepard is in the concussion protocol.

NFL Week 6 Bullet Points: Three must-know stats previewing every game

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

New England lead the NFL with 24 sacks this season; the Patriots have recorded at least five sacks in four consecutive games, the longest streak by any team since the Dallas Cowboys also did so in four straight games in 2008. The last team with five or more sacks in five straight games was the Kansas City Chiefs in 1997. Brady moved onto 71,923 career passing yards total in New England's 33-7 win in Week 5, passing Brett Favre (71,838) for the third-most in NFL history.