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FANTASY PLAYS: Players to start and sit in Week 12
The fantasy football playoffs typically kick off in Week 14, meaning many fantasy players are in need of a win now. With that in mind, we've analyzed the upcoming NFL schedule and identified several players to start and others to avoid for Week 12. START 'EM Quarterback — Andy Dalton, Cincinnati
NFL Overreactions: The Eagles are Super Bowl bound
Hey Eagles fans: Book that trip to Minnesota in February. Carson Wentz is taking Philadelphia to the Super Bowl. The Eagles (9-1) have the best record in the NFL, an excellent offense, an outstanding defense and superb special teams. The Eagles dismantled the Cowboys 37-9 Sunday night to take a
Early clinching strong possibility in several divisions
No NFL coach would ever talk about clinching a division before the task was at hand. So we'll make up for that
Brady, Patriots dominate Raiders 33-8 in Mexico City
Tom Brady felt right at home in his first appearance in Mexico by throwing for 339 yards and three touchdowns, to the delight of an adoring crowd, in the New England Patriots' 33-8 victory over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. Brady completed his first 12 passes and picked apart Oakland's suspect
Rosas' field goal in overtime gives Giants unexpected win
Roger Lewis Jr. made a spectacular catch to set up a winning 23-yard yard goal by Aldrick Rosas in overtime and the New York Giants responded from weeks of adversity and beat the AFC West-leading Kansas City Chiefs 12-9 on a blustery cold day
FANTASY PLAYS: Week 11 studs worth playing in daily leagues
Winning in daily fantasy isn't always about finding contrarian picks. Yes, you want to differentiate your lineup to increase your odds at winning in tournaments, but you can't ignore the studs that are still worth their high price tags. Here are the studs to consider for Week 11: ALEX SMITH , QB,
Halfway through, who are likely leaders for AP NFL awards?
NFL HALFWAY: The likely leaders for AP NFL awards, from MVP to Coach of the Year to Comeback Player to top rookies
Alex Smith : Mike Mitchell's hit 'extremely late, as flagrant as it gets'
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- After having a chance to see the video of Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell's hit to the back of his knees, Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith called the shot from Sunday's game between the teams "about as flagrant as it gets." "I felt like it was extremely late," Smith said.
Steelers' Mike Mitchell on Alex Smith late hit: 'I'm not a dirty player'
PITTSBURGH -- Steelers safety Mike Mitchell said he inadvertently fell into Alex Smith's legs on the play that drew the Chiefs quarterback's ire Sunday. "I'm not a dirty player," Mitchell said. Smith was throwing on the run on the final play of the third quarter when Mitchell, who blitzed on the
Chiefs likely to listen to offers for Alex Smith after season
The Kansas City Chiefs are expected to listen to trade offers for quarterback Alex Smith after this season, according to league sources. With the play of rookie Patrick Mahomes II in training camp, it was thought that the Chiefs would have entertained offers for Smith this summer, but no team