Tag: NFL

Minnesota Wikings rookie WR Justin Jefferson evades Johnathan Joseph of the Tennessee Titans. (Image: Bruce Kluckhohn/AP)

Week 4 Waiver Wire Pickups: Myles Gaskin, Allen Lazard, or Justin Jefferson

If your NFL fantasy football team needs help after three weeks of action, you’d better work the waiver wire to plug those holes in your roster. Consider Myles Gaskin (Miami Dolphins), Carlos Hyde (Seattle Seahawks), rookie Justin Jefferson (Minnesota Vikings), or Allen Lazard (Green Bay Packers) as potential Week 4 […]

New York Jets QB Sam Darnold had an awful game against the Indianapolis Colts in Week 3. (Image: AP)
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LOL Jets: Putrid Pick-6 City, Gang Green Trampled by the Colts

The LOL Jets continued their losing ways with a 36-7 shellacking by the Indianapolis Colts. Quarterback Sam Darnold threw a Pick-6 twice, and tossed three interceptions. The Jets started the season 0-3 both straight up and against the spread, but if you’ve been betting against the Jets, you’d be a […]

Dalvin Cook of the Minnesota Vikings scampers for a first down against the Detroit Lions in 2019. (Image: Dustin Dakota/Getty)

Quickie Betting Rundown: 10 NFL Teams Seek First W in Week 3

Without any exhibition games during training camp, Week 1 had a preseason vibe throughout the league. In Week 2, the league experienced one of the worst waves of injuries in more than two decades when several high-profile players were carried off the field. On Sunday, 10 winless NFL teams will […]

LA Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert is one of the few backup QBs that saw action in Week 2. (Image: Getty)

Get to Know Your NFL Backup Quarterbacks

No one ever cares about a backup quarterback until it’s too late. After a devastating wave of injuries hit the NFL in Week 2, many fans are wondering which quarterbacks were held back in reserve or are riding the bench. Do you know who your backup quarterback is? Good thing […]

Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks quarterback and new MVP favorites, surveys the field against the New England Patriots. (Image: Joe Nicholson/USA Today Sports)

Russell Wilson MVP? Hot Start with 9 TDs, New Favorite at 3/1 Odds

The Seattle Kraken will soon be released, much to the delight of hockey fans in the Pacific Northwest. In the meantime, however, Seattle Seahawks fans are thrilled that Pete Carroll finally released their version of the Kraken. After two spectacular games, Russell Wilson became the new favorite to win the […]

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers congratulates WR Marquez Valdes-Scantling after a touchdown in 2019. (Image: Bruce Kluckjohn AP)

Waiver Wire Week 3: Mike Davis, Dion Lewis, Jonnu Smith, Marquez Valdes-Scantling

While the world fights the coronavirus epidemic, the NFL fights a plague of serious injuries. Big-time fantasy football studs like Christian McCaffrey (Carolina Panthers), Saquon Barkley (NY Giants), and Davante Adams (Green Bay Packers) were sidelined with injuries in Week 2. You should strongly consider adding their backups– RB Mike […]

Carolina Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey will miss several weeks due to an ankle injury against the Tampa Bay Bucs. (Image: Brandon Todd/Getty)

CMAC Down, Christian McCaffrey Out 4-6 Weeks with Ankle Injury

If you’re a Carolina Panthers fan, or if you secured the #1 pick in your fantasy football league, then you’re bummed out right now about the recent update that running back Christian McCaffrey will miss at least a month of action due to an ankle injury. McCaffrey sprained his ankle […]

Medical staff help Saquon Barkley off the field after his knee injury against the Chicago Bears in Week 2. (Image: Jeffrey Becker/USA Today Sports)

Saquon Sleeps with the Fishes, Barkley Torn ACL Knee Injury

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley suffered a season-ending knee injury when he tore his ACL against the Chicago Bears. The Giants invited free agent RB Devonta Freeman to a work out in hopes they can sign him after Barkley’s injury. Medical staff carted Barkley off the field when […]

NY Jets head coach Adam Gase with rookie lineman Mekhi Becton. (Image: Chris Pedota/USA Today Sports)
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LOL Jets: Pummeled by San Francisco 49ers B-Team

The LOL Jets are so bad they couldn’t beat a team stricken with injuries to their starting QB, RB, TE, CB, and DE. The San Francisco 49ers didn’t have George Kittle (knee) and Richard Sherman (calf) coming into Week 2 against the Jets. Then, the Niners lost Jimmy Garoppolo (ankle), […]

The Buffalo Bills defense harasses NY Jets QB Sam Darnold at Orchard Park, NY. (Image: Getty)

LOL Jets Return: Gang Green 0-1 Start in 5 of Last 6 Seasons

The LOL Jets returned and they’re just as bad as ever. The New York Jets started the season 0-1, and lost for the fifth time in their last six season openers. For a franchise that’s become meme fodder and the laughingstock of the league, the Jets didn’t help themselves after […]

The big board at the sports book at the Mirage Casino in Las Vegas. (Image: AP)

Gotta Get Unstuck Games: Week 1 SNF and MNF Doubleheader

Welcome to Gotta Get Unstuck, which will be your guide to the last games on the weekly NFL schedule. The NFL celebrates Week 1 with a rare doubleheader of Monday Night Football (MNF) games. Toss in the usual Sunday Night Football (SNF) festivities, and you have three games at the […]