Chad Henne will miss the rest of the season after shoulder surgery, affecting Brandon Marshall’s fantasy value.
Posts Tagged ‘St. Louis Rams’
Good news for the Detroit Lions: Recent history says they now have an 82 percent chance of making their first playoff appearance since 1999. The Lions, along with the Packers, are off to a 4-0 start. Since 1990, 50 of the 61 teams to win their first four games have gone on to the postseason.
Posted: Friday, September 30th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Eye in the Sky, Calvin Johnson, Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Darren McFadden, Denarius Moore, Detroit Lions, Greg Olsen, Jason Campbell, Jeremy Shockey, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, Playbook, Rex Grossman, San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams, Vernon Davis
Up to this point, we have avoided targeting the real stars of today’s NFL — the pass catchers. So, to all the gun-slinging divas and sticky-gloved jockeys out there, this is your week.
Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 | Steve Wyche Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, DeAngelo Hall, Michael Vick, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, St. Louis Rams, Steven Jackson, Tony Romo, Washington Redskins
People love ‘em and people hate ‘em, but when you play quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys, you’re one of the most scrutinized players in the NFL. Tony Romo has been picked apart for years, but right now the pickings are good.
Against a suspect Eagles run defense, Ahmad Bradshaw leads the way among top fantasy flex players in Week 3.
It’s time for the “Playbook” mailbag. Are the Texans primed to take the AFC South? How can the Eagles better protect Michael Vick? Is it the best strategy to blitz Tom Brady? Get the answers from the “Playbook” crew.
With just under four minutes left in the first quarter, and the Rams no-huddle offense marching toward the Giants’ goal line, a pair of New York defenders crumpled to the MetLife Stadium ground like a couple of teens at a Bieber concert. Let’s take a closer look.
Giants video intern Ryan Brown found himself a little too close to the action Monday night at MetLife Stadium.
How to deal with Michael Vick’s concussion issues is likely to be a year-long story for fantasy owners.
Steven Jackson says he’s trying to be ready for Week 2, but fantasy owners would be wise to avoid him.
Rams QB Sam Bradford told NFL Network’s Albert Breer that he was able to make all his throws during Thursday’s practice, one day after he was only able to participate on a limited basis because of a bruised right index finger on his throwing hand.
Tony Softli, a former personnel executive for the Rams, said on the latest Cover Two Podcast that RB Steven Jackson‘s quadriceps injury will keep him from playing in Monday night’s game against the Giants, according to a team source.
Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Bill Belichick, Brian Urlacher, Chad Ochocinco, Eric Mangini, Justin Tuck, Matt Ryan, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Rex Grossman, St. Louis Rams, Steven Jackson, Tedy Bruschi
When this season started, Falcons signal caller Matt Ryan was one of the NFL’s glamour boys, while Redskins QB Rex Grossman was mostly the butt of jokes. How quickly things can change. Tune into NFL Network’s “Around the League” Wednesday at 5:15 p.m. ET to hear from Grossman live, then catch Ryan on “NFL Total Access” tonight at 7 p.m. ET.
Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Braylon Edwards, Cadillac Williams, Danny Amendola, Michael Crabtree, Mike Sims-Walker, Mike Tolbert, Nate Kaeding, Ryan Mathews, Sam Bradford, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams, Steven Jackson
The Rams had a rough day on the field and it could get rougher if Danny Amendola’s injury keeps him out for the season.
The Rams’ rough Sunday continues to get worse. QB Sam Bradford left the game midway through the fourth quarter against the Eagles with what initially appeared to be a right hand injury.