Weekend news roundup: New England Patriots

Weekend news roundup: New England Patriots

RIP the Patriots’ perfect season As we sort out the mess that was the Patriots’ season-opening 42-27, Patriots … This sounds outrageously New England sports observer of me, but I can’t help … 5 reasons not to freak out over Week 1 loss Well, last night was a gut punch to Patriots nation. With all the festivities and celebrations you might have even forgotten […]

Weekend news roundup: New York Giants

Weekend news roundup: New York Giants

Giants players pick who will be this year’s breakout star Who is the next Landon Collins? OK, it may be a bit unfair to expect any Giants player to duplicate the rise Collins made last season from shaky rookie to one of … New York Giants at Cowboys: Week 1 Game Breakers According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, New York Giants star receiver […]

Weekend news roundup: Miami Dolphins

Weekend news roundup: Miami Dolphins

Dolphins, Jaguars flee Florida amid Irma fears A general view during Miami Dolphins training camp at Baptist Health Training Facility at Nova Southeastern University in July. Jasen Vinlove / USA TODAY … Does lack of a ring still sting Miami Dolphins’ Dan Marino? ‘Hell, yeah’ And over most of those years, he rarely has done interviews, so getting a […]

Weekend news roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Weekend news roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Carson Wentz Needs To Be Ready To Feel The Heat One thing was apparent in both Eagles-Redskins games last year after reviewing the tape. When it was third down, the Redskins wanted to bring pressure. LeGarrette Blount looking to reinvigorate Eagles’ ground game LeGarrette Blount rushed for 1,161 yards and scored 18 touchdowns for the New England […]

Weekend news roundup: Denver Broncos

Weekend news roundup: Denver Broncos

Back with Broncos, Mike McCoy gets a shot at the Chargers The Broncos’ offensive coordinator. Again. Not much of a move, geographically, but the changes have taken their toll. “Well, I’m gray,” he told Denver reporters … Jared Crick held out of practice Friday If Crick and Kerr are unable to play Monday, Denver will be down to just three completely healthy […]

Weekend news roundup: Oakland Raiders

Weekend news roundup: Oakland Raiders

‘Talk is cheap’ — time for Raiders’ D to prove worth Can the Oakland Raiders reverse the trend from last season of having one of the worst pass defenses in the NFL? (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth … Raiders hoping Marquel Lee can solve riddle in the middle ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — When the Oakland Raiders open the regular season in Tennessee on Sunday, […]

Weekend news roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Weekend news roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Dalvin Cook’s Vikings debut not to be outdone by Peterson ORCHARD PARK, NY – AUGUST 10: Dalvin Cook #33 of the Minnesota Vikings carries the ball during the first quarter of a preseason game against the Buffalo … Vikings Have Nearly Full Participation In Friday Practice Because the Minnesota Vikings don’t take the field until Monday night, they won’t have their final injury […]

Weekend news roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Weekend news roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers’ plan for DeShone Kizer: ‘Hit him often, hit him early’ PITTSBURGH — Collapsing the pocket is the Steelers’ plan for all rookie quarterbacks, which works about 83 percent of the time. The Steelers’ offense may disappoint more than the defense I have little doubt that the 2017 Steelers defense will meet or exceed all that we expect. Injuries aside, […]

Weekend news roundup: Green Bay Packers

Weekend news roundup: Green Bay Packers

Week 1 preview: Seahawks take on the Packers in Green Bay The Seahawks kick off the 2017 season in Wisconsin, as they battle the Green Bay Packers this sunday afternoon. The Seahawks seem to be at full strength. Packers’ house is a family affair So you think you’re a die-hard fan. Well, just how far would you go to prove it? […]