Posts Tagged ‘NFL NFL Football’

Giants rookie Jones wins first start, Steelers & Broncos sink to 0-3

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

On an eventful Sunday filled with headlines, Daniel Jones still managed to steal the show. The New York Giants rookie shined under center as he made his first career start in a 32-31 NFL win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Jones – starting in place of veteran quarterback Eli Manning – completed 23 of 36 passes for 336 yards and two touchdowns to snap the Giants' winless start to the season and give New York fans hope for the future.

Matthew Slater shows special teams brilliance in Patriots’ win over Jets

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Patriots punter Jake Bailey booted a punt high towards the goal line and Slater got to the ball and kept it out of the end zone so his teammates could down it at the 1-yard line. Check out the impressive play in the video below: "That was a really tough play because you have to respect the returner," Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said. "You don't want to run past him and let him catch the ball and return it, so Matt did a great job of recognizing that the ball was going to go over Braxton's head and then was able to find it and make the play and keep it inbounds.

Brady, Patriots defense shine in 30-14 win over Jets

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

The New England Patriots became the third team in seven months to sour on Antonio Brown's off-field problems when they released the All-Pro receiver Friday. On the field, they didn't need him to roll to an easy victory over the New York Jets. Tom Brady threw a pair of touchdown passes and the Patriots didn't allow an offensive touchdown for the third straight week as they dominated in a 30-14 win Sunday.

How Antonio Brown’s departure could negatively affect Josh Gordon

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

PERRY: Patriots defense dominates once again On NBC Sports Boston's Patriots Postgame Live, former Patriot Ted Johnson explained why he thought that Brown's presence was taking some pressure off Gordon and why there may be cause for concern with him in the wake of Brown's departure. My feeling was that when they signed Antonio Brown to this team, that took pressure off of Josh Gordon... My feeling was that a guy who has a history of Josh Gordon -- he came in last year kind of as the savior for this offense when they traded for him.

Jets RB Le’Veon Bell ’embraces the hate’ in strange tweet following loss to Patriots

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

After the game, Bell unleashed a strange tweet addressed to his "haters" and encouraged them to not "go casper" once the Jets turn things around. This is quite a lot to digest, and the use of the phrase "go casper" is entertaining. But the timing of this message is certainly strange.

Patriots vs. Jets Week 3: Best, worst from New England’s 30-14 win

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

The New England Patriots extended their win streak over the New York Jets to seven games Sunday with a 30-14 victory at Gillette Stadium. Let's take a look at the best and worst from the Patriots' win over the Jets. Patriots vs. Jets Week 3: Best, worst from New England's 30-14 win originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston

Without AB, Julian Edelman and Josh Gordon get banged up for Patriots

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

The New England Patriots looked to have a wealth at wide receiver not too long ago. Josh Gordon left the game with an unknown injury, and he was seen limping on the sideline. Gordon was seen back on the New England sideline at the start of the third quarter.

Matt Cassel details how the Patriots trolled Rex Ryan for his foot fetish

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Ahead of New England's showdown with their division rival New York Jets, Cassel shared another gem about former head coach Rex Ryan's foot fetish. During Ryan's time leading the Jets, he made headlines feuding with the Patriots and backed it up in 2010 when New York took down New England in the Divisional round. Another story that helped define Ryan's tenure in New York was his apparent foot fetish.

Patriots vs. Jets live stream: Watch NFL Week 3 game online

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

The Antonio Brown era in New England is over, and now the Patriots must move on and resume the defense of their Super Bowl title. The Patriots released Brown on Friday, almost two weeks after they signed the star wide receiver. Off-the-field issues, including a civil suit filed against Brown in Florida last week, created unneeded drama for the Patriots.

Patriots activate first International Pathway player

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Reigning Super Bowl champions the New England Patriots became the first team this NFL season to activate an International Pathway player. Full-back Jakob Johnson, 24, made the Patriots' active roster after New England cut Antonio Brown ahead of their Week 3 matchup against the New York Jets. Johnson – born in Germany – was signed by the Patriots as a free agent in April via the NFL's International Pathway Program.