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FILM ROOM: NEW ENGLAND'S OFFENSE

New England doesn't have the fantasy superstars or explosive playmakers that Kansas City has - but they do have the kind of versatile...

ROB WEINTRAUB'S ALL-AFC WEST TEAM

Continuing our series, Rob Weintraub chooses an all-star team for each of the eight NFL divisions. This is our chance to recognize...

 
 
 

SCRAMBLE FOR THE BALL: SHIVERING WITH ANTICIPATION

Who needs an exciting divisional round? With the conference championships running back some of the best games of the year, Bryan and...

ROB WEINTRAUB'S ALL-AFC SOUTH TEAM

The first in a series, Rob Weintraub chooses an all-star team for each of the eight NFL divisions. This is our chance to recognize...

 
 
 

WEEK 19 DVOA RATINGS

Big games for the No. 2 seeds mean our weighted DVOA ratings are now grouped very close together going into the conference championships.

INJURY AFTERMATH: DIVISIONAL ROUND

The Saints lose a key defensive lineman, an Eagles guard faces a race to be fit for the start of next season, and the Chiefs have lingering...

 
 
 

CLUTCH ENCOUNTERS: DIVISIONAL ROUND

The NFL will crown a new champion for the 14th year in a row. We look at how the Eagles went from all-time playoff upset to all-time...

MONDAY MORNING DIGEST: CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP TALE OF THE TAPE

Lots of stats and breakdowns in this one, followed by Sean McVay jokes. And while it was sad to see the Eagles' run end, the thought...

 
 
 

DIVISIONAL ROUND QUICK READS

There were not a lot of close games this weekend, but a trio of running backs had notable performances - two really good, one really...

AUDIBLES AT THE LINE: DIVISIONAL ROUND

A very tame divisional round again ends in a quartet of home-team victories. Only one of those road teams could even be truly described...

 
 
 

DIVISIONAL ROUND OPEN GAME DISCUSSION

Your weekend viewing plans : SATURDAY: Indianapolis at Kansas City, 4:35 p.m.; Dallas at L.A. Rams, 8:15 p.m. SUNDAY: L.A. Chargers...

THE WEEK IN QUOTES: JANUARY 11, 2019

This week: new coaches and their roster-building plans, old coaches and their motivational techniques, old players and their thoughts...

 
 
 

NFC DIVISIONAL ROUND PREVIEW 2019

Can the four remaining NFC teams properly exploit their opponents' weaknesses this weekend? The Eagles haven't thrown deep much with...

WORD OF MUTH: INDY DOMINATES

The Indianapolis offensive line played exceptionally well in a win over the Houston Texans and their star-studded defensive front -...

 
 
 

AFC DIVISIONAL ROUND PREVIEW 2019

The Chiefs get the hottest team in the NFL, the Indianapolis Colts, in a matchup of the top two teams in weighted DVOA. Meanwhile,...

OFF THE CHARTS PODCAST: JANUARY 10

The Off The Charts football podcast looks at the new coaches that have landed around the NFL, and looks forward to this weekend's divisional...

 
 
 

2018 ALEX: SEASON REVIEW

Our 2018 review of ALEX finds that league-wide aggression was at its lowest in 13 years while records were smashed for completion rates....

FILM ROOM: EAGLES' TIGHT ENDS

Take a young Pro Bowler such as Zach Ertz, add a second-round rookie in Dallas Goedert, and you get one of the the NFL's most versatile...

 
 
 

NEW YORK JETS HIRE ADAM GASE TO COACH

Adam Gase to coach New York Jets

FEI FINAL RATINGS

Alabama was the best team all year, but Clemson was the best team in the postseason. The SEC was the best conference, but were its...

 
 
 



Wild trade Niederreiter to Hurricanes for Rask

Wild trade Niederreiter to Hurricanes for Rask

The Minnesota Wild have acquired centre Victor Rask from the Carolina Hurricanes for left wing Nino Niederreiter, in a swap of underperforming but still-young players on... Read more ...

How Yankees' payroll looks after Ottavino add

How Yankees' payroll looks after Ottavino add

As the Yankees' payroll grows bigger, the chances of adding Manny Machado only gets smaller. After landing reliever Adam Ottavino on a three-year, $27 million deal, pending a... Read more ...

Kevin Love Was at Dinner With LeBron James When Kyrie Irving Called to Apologize

Kevin Love Was at Dinner With LeBron James When Kyrie Irving Called to Apologize

Kevin Love was eating pizza with LeBron James when an unexpected phone call from Kyrie Irving came in. Love says James appeared surprised by Irving's apologetic... Read more ...

NFL playoffs 2019: Picks, predictions for conference championships

NFL playoffs 2019: Picks, predictions for conference championships

Sunday's slate is sure to impress with a pair of exciting matchups that pit young gunslingers against experienced veterans. Read more ...

NFL free agency rumors: Seahawks to sign former Broncos QB Paxton Lynch

NFL free agency rumors: Seahawks to sign former Broncos QB Paxton Lynch

Lynch did not play during the 2018 regular season after he was cut by the Broncos in early September. Read more ...

Heat fine G Dion Waiters for expletive-filled rant following loss to Bucks

Heat fine G Dion Waiters for expletive-filled rant following loss to Bucks

The Heat have fined the seven-year veteran for his remarks after the team's 124-86 loss to the Bucks on Tuesday. Read more ...

FIFA 19 Guide - Essential Tips to Get Better at FIFA 19

FIFA 19 Guide - Essential Tips to Get Better at FIFA 19

FIFA 19 adds a few refinements to the systems introduced over the last few years. There are also plenty of new features, making FIFA 19 one of the best feeling entries in the... Read more ...

Chiefs aim to end 49-year Super Bowl drought Sunday vs Pats

Chiefs aim to end 49-year Super Bowl drought Sunday vs Pats

It has been 49 years since the Kansas City Chiefs have won the AFC championship, a long and painful streak that could end with a victory Sunday over the New England Patriots Read more ...

'Everything about him screams Liverpool' - Klopp delighted with new...

'Everything about him screams Liverpool' - Klopp delighted with new Robertson contract

The 24-year-old is now an undisputed member of the Reds first team and has extended his stay until June 2024 with a fresh deal Read more ...

Panthers' Trocheck nearing a return after broken ankle

Panthers' Trocheck nearing a return after broken ankle

The Florida Panthers desperately need a boost, and Vincent Trocheck has pronounced himself ready to provide one Read more ...