| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:14 AM
1. In late November, the analytics' numbers remain in love with the Dolphins thanks to a top defense and Ryan Tannehill. Footballl Outsiders' analystics rank the Dolphins fourth behind Denver, Green Bay and Baltimore (New England is fifth). Advanced...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The Show Me State . . . just did.
It was misery in Missouri on Sunday for the teams in last season's Super Bowl. Seattle lost at Kansas City, and Denver fell at St. Louis.
The Chiefs moved into a two-way tie for first in the AFC West by virtue of...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Ravens officials spent the bye week preparing for not only next Monday night's game against the New Orleans Saints, but for the final six-game stretch that will determine whether the team makes the NFL postseason.
With a 6-4 record, the Ravens are right...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:34 PM
The spectacular fashion in which the Bears have fallen to 3-6, more than the fact they are three games below .500, has coach Marc Trestman in an increasingly shaky situation.
What Trestman does with the remaining seven games of his second season will...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 5:10 AM
DETROIT - Last year the magic number ended up being nine.
That's how many wins the Miami Dolphins needed to secure the final AFC wild-card spot. Problem is Joe Philbin's team dropped the ball in the final two games of 2013, scoring seven points in...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:55 AM
With all four teams two games above .500 heading into Week 11 -- the first time that has happened since 1935 -- the AFC North is currently the NFL’s most competitive division. But is it the best?
Ravens coach John Harbaugh has been saying it is...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Welcome to the mild, mild West.
San Diego? Humiliated by a 37-0 defeat at Miami.
Denver? Humbled by a 43-21 loss at New England.
Seattle? Hard-pressed to land the knockout punch against winless Oakland before winning, 30-24.
And San Francisco?...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Broncos 6-1 (1): Looked strong against AFC West-rival Chargers and now prepare for latest Peyton Manning-Tom Brady installment.
2. Patriots 6-2 (5): Development of WR Brandon LaFell makes Brady much more dangerous with big...
| Oct 20, 2014
By Dennis Georgatos, The Sports Xchange
DENVER — Peyton Manning wasted no time making history Sunday night, and there wasn't much the San Francisco 49ers could do about it.
The Broncos quarterback, who fought back from a career-threatening...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:30 PM
There's no player in pro football more popular these days then Peyton Manning, and when the Denver Broncos quarterback sets the all-time NFL record for touchdown passes, his fans should be able to see it happen live.
Manning, whose 506 career TDs puts...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:57 PM
As bad as the New York Jets looked in losing four consecutive games to fall to 1-4, history suggests the task ahead — turning the season around and reaching the playoffs — is not impossible.
After all, it was just three seasons ago that...