Michael Thomas announces he will not play this season

Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas will miss the entire 2021 NFL season. Thomas announced today that he will not be able to play this year because of a setback on the ankle injury that he initially suffered last year. “I’ve always been a man of faith and these past few months my faith has truly […]

Is Patrick Mahomes injured?

As we try to diagnose the problems with the Kansas City Chiefs, it’s fair to raise any and all potential explanations. One possibility is that quarterback Patrick Mahomes isn’t 100 percent healthy. He had surgery to repair torn ligaments in his big toe just a few days after Super Bowl LV. He has said that […]

Mike Tomlin not “overly concerned” about Steelers lack of takeaways

Last season, a big part of why the Steelers won the AFC North was the team’s ability to generate takeaways. Pittsburgh finished No. 2 with 27 of them — 18 interceptions and nine fumble recoveries. But things have changed in 2021. While the Steelers are still seventh in points allowed and 11th in yards allowed, […]

Sterling Shepard to miss Sunday’s game

Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard left Monday night’s loss to the Chiefs with a quad injury and word is that he’s going to miss at least one game as a result. Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports that Shepard is expected to miss this Sunday’s game against the Raiders. The Giants have a bye in Week […]

Saints, Browns talked about a possible Odell Beckham Jr. deal

The Saints don’t have, and apparently won’t have, receiver Michael Thomas. They considered having receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. Kimberley Martin of ESPN.com reports that the Saints and Browns had discussions about a possible trade for Beckham. The two sides couldn’t work out the terms, however, given the magnitude of Beckham’s salary. More and more teams […]

Zane Gonzalez is the NFC special teams player of the week

The Panthers broke their four-game losing streak with a victory over the Falcons and kicker Zane Gonzalez was a key factor in the win. Now he’s been named NFC special teams player of the week for his performance. Gonzalez hit all four of his field-goal attempts in the 19-13 game, including a 57-yarder just before […]

Randy Bullock is the AFC special teams player of the week

The Titans outlasted the Colts in overtime for a 34-31 win in Week Eight and the man responsible for the winning points has been honored by the NFL. Kicker Randy Bullock delivered a 44-yard field goal after Colts quarterback Carson Wentz threw an interception in overtime and the Titans improved to 6-2 on the season. […]