Posts Tagged ‘NFL Football’

Why the Bay Area’s beleaguered bowl game could reshape 49ers’ future in Santa Clara

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

Court records show the city blamed the alleged diversions on 49ers President Al Guido, who signed the Redbox Bowl contract. The city also complained Guido’s actions amounted to an illegal conflict of interest because he was steering taxpayer money to his employer, the 49ers. The 49ers said Guido and the team did nothing wrong: the $800,000 paid for “signage” — digital signs at 49ers games, including some on the giant scoreboard, advertising the Redbox Bowl.

The Broncos HC is finding his form

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

Life should continue to be good for Broncos Country with the New York Jets making an appearance at Mile High Stadium. The Broncos home opener will be in front of a sellout crowd. The first time since December 29, 2019 that Empower Field will be at full capacity.

Micah Parsons wants to be the Terminator to opposing quarterbacks

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

The Cowboys shifted first-round pick Micah Parsons‘ role in his second NFL game and the rookie’s move to a pass rushing role paid off for the team. Parsons came up with a key sack of Justin Herbert in Dallas’ win over the Chargers and it looks like he’ll be back in that role against the [more]

Ranking all NFL teams’ backup quarterback situations from best to worst

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

Through just two weeks in the NFL, the value of a good backup quarterback has already become evident as several teams have had to reshuffle plans.

Tennessee Titans Mr. Football statewide watchlist entering second half of 2021 season

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

Lipscomb play Thursday TENNESSEE AP RANKINGS:Tennessee high school football statewide Associated Press rankings entering Week 6 TSSAA FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD WEEK 5:Tennessee high school football scoreboard from Week 5 of TSSAA 2021 season Class 2A Xavier Harper, Trousdale County: In three games played, Harper has 21 tackles with seven for loss. He's had three sacks, a forced fumble and recovered one. He's also blocked a punt.

Titans RB Derrick Henry looks to keep 100-yard streak alive against Colts

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

There has been a familiar scene over the last three meetings between the Tennessee Titans and Indianapolis Colts. The scene features a theatrical bully. Take the classic movie "Friday" for example, which features a neighborhood bully by the name of Deebo that went around snatching people's chains and bikes.

Why Jared Goff is ‘confident’ and putting up big numbers despite Detroit Lions’ 0-2 start

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

Jared Goff is 0-2 to start a season for the first time in his career, but statistically, at least, the Detroit Lions quarterback is playing like he did during his most productive days with the Los Angeles Rams. Goff has thrown for 584 yards and five touchdowns in the Lions’ first two games, which matches or puts him ahead of his pace while helping the Rams reach the Super Bowl in 2018. More importantly, Lions coach Dan Campbell said Goff is playing with “a high level of confidence.

It’s time for the Dallas Cowboys to rein in special teams coach John Fassel | Opinion

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

The style Fassel calls competitive contributed to the Cowboys’ Week 1 loss, and it almost cost them their Week 2 win. It’s time for head coach Mike McCarthy to draw the line.

Which Lions-Ravens player will outperform their projections?

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

The Detroit Lions suffered their second loss in a row, and the task does not get any easier with the Baltimore Ravens coming to town. No one said this schedule was going to be easy, and even a coaching staff overhaul cannot solve all of the team’s defensive woes. That makes it fun for fantasy owners with players set to face the Lions at any point this year, as the scoring should remain high.

Davante Adams watched Lamar Jackson highlights for tips on making people miss

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

A wide receiver usually wouldn’t learn much from a quarterback about how to run after the catch, but Packers wide receiver Davante Adams says he benefited from watching the way Lamar Jackson moves with the ball in his hands. Adams said his 121-yard game on Monday night was inspired in part from watching Jackson’s outstanding [more]