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NFL Power Rankings: One team stands out in a mess of an AFC wild-card race

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The craziest part of the Buffalo Bills’ weird quarterback decision last week was that this is a great year to grab a wild-card spot in the AFC. The Bills had a 54-24 implosion at the Los Angeles Chargers to fall to 5-5, every criticism of their hot start not being for real looks to be spot on, and they still have a good chance to get the sixth seed in the AFC. The Bills acted like they were raising the white flag by starting rookie Nathan Peterman, but the rest of the AFC won’t let them.

Jets come off bye still in playoff mix and with high hopes

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The New York Jets were winners in the standings without even taking the field over the weekend. The coaches and players returned Monday from a bye-week break with the Jets sitting just one game out of a playoff spot, despite a 4-6 record and four losses in their last five games . ''We definitely still have high hopes,'' defensive end Leonard Williams said.

Greg Olsen says he’ll return to practice tomorrow

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

FOX hired Panthers tight end Greg Olsen to serve as an analyst for Sunday’s Rams-Vikings game. Olsen said during the FOX pregame show that he’ll return to practice on Monday, with an expectation of playing the Jets on Sunday at MetLife Stadium.

NFL standings

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Nov 17 (Gracenote) - Standings from the NFL on Thursday AMERICAN FOOTBALL CONFERENCE AFC EAST W L T OTL PF PA PCT 1. New England 7 2 0 0 257 195 .778 2. Buffalo 5 4 0 0 184 196 .556 3. Miami 4 5 0 0 137

Jackie Davidson defying odds by paving her own NFL path

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Jackie Davidson, The New York Jets Director of Football Administration, paved her own successful path to be apart of the NFL elite.

At 4-6, Jets are better than most expected – and some wanted

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

The New York Jets have already won more games than most expected. At 4-6, Todd Bowles' bunch has been one of the NFL's early season surprises. Sure, the Jets have lost four of their past five and blew a chance at heading into their bye-week break with a .500 record.

Jets “not coming up with a scenario” where they play younger QBs

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Coach Todd Bowles said on Monday that Josh McCown will be the starter when they get back to work in Week 12 and will remain there as long as he’s healthy. “I’m not coming up with a scenario right now,” Bowles said, via the New York Post.

Jets’ Bowles says he’s sticking with McCown at QB

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Josh McCown is still the man under center for Todd Bowles and the New York Jets. A day after his team dropped to 4-6 heading into its bye-week break, Bowles insisted he's not considering making a quarterback change from the 38-year-old veteran to either Christian Hackenberg or Bryce Petty. ''I'm not coming up with a scenario right now,'' Bowles said during a conference call Monday.

NFL Week 10 Superlatives: Jaguars’ Doug Marrone, party animal

Monday, November 13th, 2017

After getting a game-tying field goal in the final seconds of regulation and then a game-winning field goal in overtime to secure their sixth win of the season – the most the Jaguars have had since 2010 – coach Doug Marrone talked about how he’ll celebrate, and it sounds like the most boring celebration ever.

NFL standings

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Nov 13 (Gracenote) - Standings from the NFL on Sunday AMERICAN FOOTBALL CONFERENCE AFC EAST W L T OTL PF PA PCT 1. New England 7 2 0 0 257 195 .778 2. Buffalo 5 4 0 0 184 196 .556 3. Miami 4 4 0 0 116 179