Posts Tagged ‘NFL Football’

San Francisco 49ers promote former Oregon Ducks lineman Hroniss Grasu from practice squad

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

The San Francisco 49ers promoted offensive lineman Hroniss Grasu from the practice squad to the active roster Saturday and placed running back Tevin Coleman on injured reserve. The 49ers also activated running back JaMycal Hasty and linebacker Joe Walker from the practice squad to be eligible to play Sunday against the New York Giants. Grasu had been activated from the practice squad the first two weeks and now has been added to the roster on a full-time basis.

Source: Raiders expect Waller, Jacobs to face Pats

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

It doesn't sound overly encouraging but Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, who is listed as questionable because of a hamstring injury, is not expected to have his final status decided until about 90 minutes before Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears, a source told Schefter. "It's nip and tuck, up in the air," one Falcons' source said Saturday.

Browns face Washington pass rush

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

You do not see a lot of guys like him around the league. He just has a lot of size and ability and a lot of speed and power, which is a good combination of everything you need. RUN, RUN, RUN The Browns churned out 215 yards rushing against the Bengals and fullback Andy Janovich said it “could have had 300 or 400 — if we wanted.

Fantasy Injury Updates: Julio Jones, Kenny Golladay, Jerry Jeudy, more WRs affect Week 3 start-sit decisions

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Fortunately, we're here to help with the latest injury updates and lineup advice so you can make the most informed start 'em, sit 'em decisions. For updates on Josh Jacobs, Darren Waller, and Jack Doyle, . For the Week 3 weather report, .

How to bet NFL Week 3: The value of 0-2

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Here are the 0-2 ATS teams this season*: New York Jets (+12 at Indianapolis) Cleveland Browns (-7 vs. Washington) Houston Texans (+4 at Pittsburgh) Dallas Cowboys (+5 at Seattle) Philadelphia Eagles (-4 vs. Cincinnati) Detroit Lions (+6 at Arizona) Carolina Panthers (+6.5 at Los Angeles Chargers) *Two 0-2 ATS teams also meet (Tennessee -3 at Minnesota). But of course, there's a wide variety of value in those matchups. So with that information in hand, here’s how I'm handicapping Week 3.

Five things to watch: Lions at Cardinals

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Lions fans have been frustrated by their inability to build a sustained winner, or even a contending team that can make the playoffs consistently. The years under coach Jim Caldwell were deemed a failure, with the thinking that the Lions could do better than the 9-7 record those teams boasted. Turnarounds aren’t quick or easy and most teams in the NFL go through their iterations of contending and rebuilding.

Former Eagles DE Greg Brown Dies at Age 63

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Brown played in Philadelphia for six seasons (1981-86), posting 50.5 sacks in that time, which ranks sixth in team history. He then spent two years in Atlanta, posting two sacks in that time. He was a force between the 1983 and '86 seasons, posting 46.5 sacks, including a career-high 16 in 1984.

Leesburg High alum Danny Trevathan doesn’t have an injury to explain his poor showing. The Chicago Bears have to hope the veteran linebacker can recharge soon.

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

The Bears broke from tradition and removed Trevathan in sub packages during Sunday’s 17-13 win over the Giants at Soldier Field, replacing him with safety Deon Bush. He was on the field for 31 of the 65 defensive plays, a steep decline for a a player who has been a three-down linebacker for most of his nine-year career. It’s likely the Bears will rely heavily on their sub packages Sunday against quarterback Matt Ryan and the pass-happy Atlanta Falcons.

KJ Costello breaks Dak Prescott record vs. LSU in Mike Leach’s SEC debut

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Mississippi State quarterback K.J. Costello put together a historic performance to lead the Bulldogs past the reigning national champion LSU.

Look: Athens High School renames football field after Bengals QB Joe Burrow

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Cincinnati Bengals QB Joe Burrow now has a football field named after him.