Archive for the ‘Sports/Football/NFL’ Category

Beckham Jr. plays starring role in Rams’ win over Cardinals, sets up date with Bucs

Monday, January 17th, 2022

Matthew Stafford passed for 202 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score in his first playoff victory, and the Los Angeles Rams roared out of the wild-card round with a 34-11 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night.

Vikings ask Eagles’ permission to speak with Canadian Catherine Raîche about GM role: reports

Thursday, January 13th, 2022

The Minnesota Vikings have asked the Philadelphia Eagles permission to speak with Canadian Catherine Raîche regarding their vacant GM position, according to multiple reports.

NFL trends toward unsustainable workload, harming talent or product — or both

Wednesday, January 12th, 2022

As CBC Sports Senior Contributor Morgan Campbell writes, while the college and pro football schedules continuously expand, so too does the risk of compromising the sport. Players can play more, or they can play better, or they can play longer, but doing all three is nearly impossible.

Nick Bolton’s 86-yard fumble return touchdown lifts Kansas City over Broncos

Saturday, January 8th, 2022
Chiefs Broncos Football

Linebacker Nick Bolton's 86-yard fumble return after Melvin Ingram III darted into Denver's backfield untouched and stripped Melvin Gordon powered Kansas City to a 28-24 victory over the Denver Broncos on Saturday.

Steelers top Browns to stay in playoff mix as Roethlisberger plays presumed final home game

Monday, January 3rd, 2022
Browns Steelers Football

Ben Roethlisberger passed for 123 yards with a touchdown and an interception in likely his last start at Heinz Field, and the Pittsburgh Steelers handled the listless Cleveland Browns 26-14 on Monday night to keep their postseason hopes alive.

Rodgers becomes Packers’ all-time leader in TD passes as Green Bay holds off Cleveland

Saturday, December 25th, 2021

Aaron Rodgers surpassed Brett Favre to become Green Bay's all-time leader in touchdown passes and the Packers intercepted Baker Mayfield four times in a 24-22 victory over Cleveland on Saturday.

Washington Football Team player was driver in fatal car crash, police say

Friday, December 24th, 2021
Washington Football

A passenger in a car driven by Washington Football Team safety Deshazor Everett was killed when the vehicle slammed into several trees and rolled over, authorities said.

Brown’s monster return leads Titans to key win over red-hot 49ers

Thursday, December 23rd, 2021

Randy Bullock kicked a 44-yard field goal with 4 seconds remaining and the banged-up Tennessee Titans rallied from a 10-point halftime deficit to beat the San Francisco 49ers 20-17 Thursday night in Nashville, Tenn.

NFL discussed cancellations due to COVID-19 outbreaks on teams: sources

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021

With a surge of COVID-19 cases threatening to disrupt the NFL season last week, the league discussed cancelling games for the first time since the pandemic began.

Vikings keep playoff hopes alive with key win over lowly, depleted Bears

Monday, December 20th, 2021

Kirk Cousins threw two touchdown passes, and the Minnesota Vikings beat the struggling and short-handed Chicago Bears 17-9 on Monday night in Chicago.