Here’s hoping the Patriots young running back avoids the same fate as LeGarrette Blount.
Thanks to losses by the Bills and Dolphins, New England’s bye week proved fruitful.
The Cleveland Browns are tied for first in the AFC North. The perennial doormat of the division dominated its intra-division, intra-state rivalry with the Cincinnati Bengals last night, scoring first and never trailing en route to a 24-3 victory.
NFL.com has New England ranked #1, but that ranking is going to be tough to keep.
Rumors of the demise of the New England Patriots were greatly exaggerated.
The future is looking grim as the Patriots seek to recover from a 2-2 start.
In New England’s previous home game the Patriots barely defeated a bad Oakland team, so the prospect of playing an excellent Cincinnati team is a scary one.
The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a rookie who made an immediate impact and started opening day was Kendrell Bell in 2001, but first-round draft pick Ryan Shazier has all the skills of an NFL starter and the backing of defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau.
Thanks to a significant road win against a quality Baltimore Ravens team, the New England Patriots are one step closer to earning a first-round bye in the AFC playoffs.
This rematch of the last two AFC Championship Games will go far in determining the playoff fates of both teams.