Posts Tagged ‘NFL’

Peters dazzles as Chiefs beat Chargers in AFC West showdown

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

The Kansas City Chiefs played so well without Marcus Peters last week that some wondered whether they were better off without the talented yet volatile All-Pro cornerback. Peters provided quite an answer to that question Saturday night. Returning from a one-game disciplinary suspension, Peters picked off Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers twice and caused another fumble in a dazzling performance.

NFL-Highlights of Saturday’s NFL games

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

(Adds final game) Dec 16 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Football League games on Saturday: Lions 20, Bears 10 Matthew Stafford tossed two touchdown passes and the Detroit Lions kept their postseason hopes alive with a 20-10 victory over

And just like that, the Kansas City Chiefs look dangerous again

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

The Kansas City Chiefs saved themselves from what would have been an embarrassing collapse after a 5-0 start. The Los Angeles Chargers fell apart just when it looked like they’d recover from an 0-4 start to make the playoffs. The Chiefs didn’t clinch the AFC West on Saturday night with a 30-13 win to improve to 8-6, but it’s close.

Lions force Bears out of comfort zone on ground in 20-10 win

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

The Detroit Lions came up with a scheme to shut down Chicago's running game and force Bears rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky to throw a lot. Chicago averaged less than 3 yards a carry and Trubisky threw three interceptions Saturday night, setting the Lions up for a 20-10 win that keeps them in the playoff picture.

Tyreek Hill is one of the best deep threats the NFL has ever seen

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

No matter how fast an NFL player is, it’s just about impossible to make fellow NFL players look slow. Everyone in the NFL is fast. The difference between one fast player and another fast player is slight, in most cases. Tyreek Hill makes opponents look

Tyreek Hill 64-yard touchdown gives Chiefs 10-0 lead over Chargers

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Tyreek Hill sprinted past Chargers cornerback Casey Hayward for a 64-yard touchdown as the Kansas City Chiefs took a 10-0 lead with 6:30 left in the second quarter. Hayward, who is playing despite a calf injury, couldn’t contain Hill in man coverage as Hill scored the first touchdown of the night. The Chiefs have been able to take advantage of several errors by the Chargers in gaining their advantage.

Stafford-led Lions beat Bears 20-10, stay in playoff picture

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Matthew Stafford struck a balance between making plays and avoiding mistakes to keep the Detroit Lions in the playoff picture. Stafford threw two touchdown passes and didn't have a turnover, helping Detroit beat the Chicago Bears 20-10 on Saturday night. Detroit (8-6) has won two straight and needs to close the regular season with two more wins to keep its postseason hopes alive.

Seahawks place Kam Chancellor on injured reserve, waive Mark Glowinski

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

The Seattle Seahawks made several roster moves ahead of Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams. Chancellor had remained on the team’s active roster for the last month despite already being ruled out for the rest of the season due to a neck injury. The Seahawks continued to carry him on their roster for salary cap purposes.

Stafford-led Lions beat Bears 20-10, stay in playoff picture

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes and avoided mistakes, allowing the Detroit Lions to stay in the playoff picture with a 20-10 victory over the Chicago Bears on Saturday night. Detroit (8-6) has won two straight and needs to close the regular season with two more wins to keep its postseason hopes alive. The Bears (4-10) have lost six of seven, sealing a third season with double-digit losses in three years under embattled coach John Fox.

Cunningham gets open space, breaks through defenders for Bears’ first TD

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Chicago Bears running back Benny Cunningham gets open space and breaks through defenders for Bears' first TD.