Posts Tagged ‘NFL Football’

MATT ERICKSON: With no Bears or Colts left, here’s why you should become Packer fans

Friday, January 15th, 2021

The Bears and Colts were one and done in the playoffs, which mostly was expected. But that doesn't mean the Region is left without a team to root for in January. I'm talking to you, Packers fans.

Falcons pick Titans offensive coordinator Smith as new coach

Friday, January 15th, 2021

The Titans finished this season tied for second in the NFL in total yards. Under Smith’s leadership, the Titans finished behind only Kansas City in total offense with 396.4 yards. They had the NFL’s second-best rushing offense as Derrick Henry became only the eighth back to rush for at least 2,000 yards.

Bills vs. Ravens: Preview, odds, predictions for Divisional game

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Going back and looking at the tape from last year’s game, Allen said it was a tough watch. I didn’t play particularly well in that game. Just a couple bone-headed mistakes,” Allen said.

Brady-Brees match-up a must-see event in year of transition for NFL

Friday, January 15th, 2021

And as we head into the divisional round of the NFL play-offs, it's beginning to look likely that the Super Bowl will become a battle of the generations - three of the four starters in the NFC are old-timers, whereas the oldest quarterback left in the AFC is just 25. The standout fixture of the weekend for those looking for proof that fortysomethings can still be sport stars is the battle between 43-year-old Tom Brady of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New Orleans Saints quarterback, 42-year-old Dr...

Washington interviewing Eric Stokes for G.M. job

Friday, January 15th, 2021

The Washington Football Team is interviewing an internal candidate for the General Manager job. Eric Stokes, who is in his first year with the team, has a chance to earn a promotion. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that Stokes will get an interview for the vacancy. Stokes currently serves as the team’s director [more]

Tom Brady vs. Drew Brees: List of top 10 NFL all-time passing touchdown leaders

Friday, January 15th, 2021

This Sunday night, Tom Brady (43) and Drew Brees (41) will battle it out in an NFC divisional round match up as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take on the New Orleans Saints (6:40 p.m. ET). Sunday’s game not only features the oldest quarterback matchup in NFL history, but it will be a battle between two

Texans’ Cal McNair accepts responsibility for Houston fans being upset

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Houston Texans chairman and CEO Cal McNair says that he accepts the blame for the fans being upset and the media being extra scrutinizing.

The Worst Thing Said at Season-Ending Bears Press Conference

Friday, January 15th, 2021

In fact, we're missing any part of it the entire organization has gotten right with this position any time since before they traded away Jim McMahon in 31 years ago. It surely wasn't Jay Cutler or Kyle Orton or Brian Griese or Rex Grossman or Kordell Stewart. The point is, when have they ever made the right choice at quarterback?

How 29 defensive assistants have done as NFL head coaches

Friday, January 15th, 2021

How 29 defensive assistants have done as NFL head coaches

‘We’re not used to this!’: ‘The Bone Lady’ revels in Cleveland Browns’ playoff ride

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Living in Columbus at the time, the Summit County native Darnall had boycotted pro football during that period, but was overjoyed when her beloved team came back. After painting her Volvo orange to look like a Browns helmet (complete with an 8-foot bone on top), she planned to drive it in a local parade, but felt she needed to go a step further. Thus, "The Bone Lady" was born.