Archive for December, 2012
Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 | Amar Shah Tags: A Few Good Men, Adrian Peterson, Brady Quinn, Cam Newton, Jack Nicholson, Kirk Cousins, LaDainian Tomlinson, Pro Bowl, RG3, SNL, Super Man, Will Ferrell
Week 14 was super, but Week 15 is going to be superbad. Some great games that are possible playoff previews. Check out some of our treasure trove of content over the past week. Sunday: Meet Kirk Cousins: Redskins Quarterback and Cinephile – He rescued the Redskins on Sunday. Meet’s the NFL’s aspiring Roger Ebert. Monday: Madden Curse Watch – Megatron.3.5 inches of snow. Will Ferrell. Need we say more? LaDainian Tomlinson Top 21 Moments – LT was one of the best running backs ever. Check out our cool interactive page and see his 21 best runs. Week 14: Curse, Coincidence or Superstition – Revenge is a dish best served Cam Newton style. Expected, Unexpected – It’s Week 14. Napoleon Dynamite, the Jets […]
Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: NFL Fantasy football, Mike Shanahan, Robert Griffin III
Will Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III be available for fantasy owners in Week 15?
Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out,
In today’s Three and Out: The Cowboys are hoping for Dez Bryant’s return; David Wilson could see more work and the Bears are trying out new QBs.
Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Andrew Luck, Denver Broncos, Eli Manning, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Kirk Cousins, New England Patriots, New York Giants, NFL playoffs, Peyton Manning, RG3, Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks, Tom Brady, Washingto Redskins
As the playoffs draw nearer, it becomes more acceptable to start fantasizing about the potential matchups that could be on the horizon. Here are five playoff showdowns we can only hope to witness come January.
Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Chris Kluwe, Eli Manning, ESPN, Greg Jennings, meow game, NFL, Old Spice, Peyton Manning, Pro Bowl, RG3, SNL, State Farm, The League, Thoms DeCoud, Twitter
With 2013 Pro Bowl voting ending this week, time is running out for you to vote for your favorite players. Not sure who to vote for? No worries! To give you a little help in case you’re stuck between choices, or want to throw in some wild cards, we’ve broken it down a little differently. Here is our Pop culture Pro Bowl ballot, featuring the players who deserve your vote for their influence on pop culture in 2012.
Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: NFL Fantasy Live podcast,
Actor Jerry O’Connell stops by to give the guys some fantasy advice; Can you play Braylon Edwards? And, the guys dive into another round of “Matching Mike.”
Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: A Few Good Men, Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Jack Nicholson, Jim Schwartz, Joe Flacco, Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, Norv Turner, Philip Rivers, Ray Rive, San Diego Charger, Tony Romo, You can't handle the truth
As the season draws to a close, many teams are left searching for answers as they prepare to watch the playoffs from home. But what many teams really need, is a heavy dose of the truth as they look toward the 2013 season. In honor of the 20th anniversary of A Few Good Men, here are five teams that are entitled to know the truth about themselves, but just might not be able to handle it.
Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out,
In today’s Three and Out: Dez Bryant will make the final call over whether he has surgery; Danny Amendola and LeSean McCoy are closer to returning — one is closer than the other.
Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Wes Welker, Brandon Lloyd, Gisele, New England Patriots, Owen Daniels, Terrell Owens, Tom Brady
Monday night was do or die for just about everybody. The entire season hinged on one game. And Patriots WR Wes Welker treated it like a Super Bowl … and he dropped the ball.
Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Brady Quinn, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Jon Heder, Mark Sanchez, Matt Flynn, Napoleon Dynamite, New York Jets, Nick Foles, Pete Carroll, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, playoffs, ref hit with football, Seattle Seahawks
Not sure if you were paying attention, or taking an open-eyed snooze like some NFL referees, but it’s week 14 and the playoff race is heating up as more teams drop out, and one pesky team hangs on for dear life.
Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Greg Jennings, Lambeau Field, Madden Curse, Matthew Stafford, Sunday Night Football, Will Ferrell
The Detroit Lions, playoff hopes all but lost, traveled to a snowy Wisconsin in week 14 to face the Green Bay Packers on Sunday Night Football. Divisional pride was still on the line, and Calvin Johnson was closing in on Jerry Rice’s all-time receiving yardage record.
Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: NFL Fantasy football, Dez Bryant, Dwayne Harris, Josh Gordon, Kenny Britt, Kevin Ogletree
If Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is out for the season, who should fantasy football owners turn to?
Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson, John Skelton, Larry Fitzgerald, Robert Griffin III
Will Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III be an option for fantasy owners in Week 15?
Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Seattle Seahawks,
The Seattle Seahawks had a day for the fantasy record books Sunday, scoring 41 points on defense. Only one team has been better in the past 10 years — the Seattle Seahawks.
Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Robert Griffin III, A.J. Green, Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Anquan Boldin, Brandon Gibson, Bryce Brown, Cam Newton, Clay Harbor, Dallas Clark, David Wilson, Drew Brees, Eric Young, Jamaal Charles, Kyle Rudolph, Matt Ryan, Montell Owens, Nick Foles, RG3, Russell Wilson, Steven Hauschka, Tennessee Titans, Tony Romo
For the majority of the season, I have admonished fantasy enthusiasts for having too many good quarterbacks. Trade one! I often decried. They can’t score fantasy points for you from the bench.
The expression I search for right now is “hoist on my own petard.”