| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:15 PM
When Jamaal Charles tore his ACL on Sunday, any hopes the Kansas City Chiefs had of making it back to the NFL playoffs were shredded. The season-ending injury to Charles, a top-five pick in most fantasy leagues, is also a devastating blow to fantasy...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 7:42 PM
That little post-game meeting Monday at MetLife Stadium between Rams owner Stan Kroenke and head coach Steve Spagnuolo has been wildly and widely misinterpreted.
More than anything, Kroenke was oblivious to NFL protocol. Head coaches are obligated by the...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 8:32 PM
On five occasions in the Washington Redskins game Sept. 18, Rex Grossman dropped back and spotted his receiver. The ball's trek was interrupted midflight, though, batted down by defensive linemen and never coming close to the intended target.
| Oct 10, 2011
| 9:00 AM
There is no safe haven in the NFL, even for returning division champions. None of the four division champs from 2010 is in first this season, more testimony to NFL parity. Here are six teams that made the playoffs last season but are in trouble this year:...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 8:31 PM
— In a performance befitting their dismal, error- and injury-filled campaign, the Washington Redskins stumbled their way through a 34-10 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in their final game of the season Sunday.
Rex Grossman kept team and individual...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:30 PM
In last week's installment of Fantasy Fodder, I cautioned you to not panic and trade away one of five notable early-season disappointments if your team was stuck in the cellar. I hope this past week was better for you.
This week, we're going to turn...
| Oct 12, 2011
The Philadelphia Eagles own a 1-4 record, which might come as a surprise given the team's offseason spending spree on free agents and their "Dream Team" billing. But when Washington Redskins players look at the squad, they don't see a team that's...
| May 17, 2011
| 7:15 AM
If Marc Bulger leaves Baltimore as a free agent this offseason to become a starter elsewhere, the Ravens will likely be in the market for another able veteran to back up fourth-year quarterback Joe Flacco. Might that veteran signal-caller be Donovan...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Six days after a frustrating loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Ravens host the Arizona Cardinals and get a chance to put that wreck in their rearview mirrors. The 1-5 Cardinals, who have lost five straight, have arrived in slushy Baltimore from...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The showcase games in Week 8 were headlined by some of the least popular quarterbacks in the league.
Sunday’s game between the New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers pitted two vastly different QBs -- in both their style on the field...
| Jul 28, 2011
Win-win for Giants?
Some team is going to give Plaxico Burress a second (or is it third?) chance, so why not the Giants?
The wide receiver certainly owes the team after spending 20 months in prison and missing the last...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 3:00 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles haven’t been the team we expected (I’m no longer using the ‘D’ word when talking about the Eagles, and you’re welcome). They are 3-5 at the midway point of the season, and their margin for error to...