Titans’ Lewan on loss: I don’t like measuring sticks

23 Nov

Thursday’s showcase in Pittsburgh was supposed to be a day the Titans showed they’re a real contender in the AFC playoff race. Instead, the Titans got walloped in the second half by a Steelers touchdown party in a 40-17 loss. Marcus Mariota threw four interceptions. The Titans secondary broke down, allowing Ben Roethlisberger to complete […]

Andrew Whitworth on loss: Rams ‘needed adversity’

23 Nov

Will Sunday’s speedbump in Minnesota send the L.A. Rams careening off course, or simply be a remembered as a moment of growth for a young team still in playoff position? The Rams were beaten up on both sides of the ball by a superior Vikings squad in the 24-7 loss. Todd Gurley was stymied, earning […]

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport: Linebacker Bruce Irvin’s option too pricey for Seattle Seahawks

23 Nov

NFL-N-Motion: Russell Wilson carrying Seahawks

Pete Carroll on fake FG: ‘Good call if we made it’

23 Nov

The Seattle Seahawks could have used three points in a wild 34-31 loss to the Atlanta Falcons after Blair Walsh‘s kick died just short on a 52-yard attempt to tie the game in regulation. Coming up short put a spotlight on a head-scratching fake field goal attempt at the end of the first half by […]

Big Ben: Critics ‘don’t know what’ they’re talking about

23 Nov

Remember when Ben Roethlisberger didn’t care about football, or when he suggested that he was losing a step six weeks ago? Well, he doesn’t. The Steelers quarterback, in the midst of a five-game winning streak, shook off criticism that he was growing apathetic as he nears his 36th birthday. “In a way it’s like, […]

New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker: There’s always a consequence for misconduct

23 Nov

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Jets DE Kony Ealy wants ‘a little revenge’ vs. Panthers

23 Nov

After spending three seasons with the Carolina Panthers, defensive lineman Kony Ealy was jettisoned by the only NFL club he’d known in an offseason trade to the Patriots. After being cut by New England, Ealy was claimed by the New York Jets and is enjoying a bounce-back season. The Panthers‘ former second-round pick has been […]

Breaking down the on-field impact of New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul’s injuries

23 Nov

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Eli Manning’s ‘fiery’ speech sparked Giants’ victory

23 Nov

With seemingly the entire country outside of the Giants‘ locker room looking for avenues to end Eli Manning‘s career in New York, the team rallied around their quarterback for Sunday’s upset overtime win over the Kansas City Chiefs. The usually quiet Manning lit a fire under his squad on Sunday. “In pregame he gave […]

NFL Media’s Jeff Darlington: Miami Dolphins believe quarterback Ryan Tannehill is face of franchise

23 Nov

Garafolo: Cutler still in concussion protocol, will play if healthy