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8 NFL records that won’t be broken for a long time

When Peyton Manning established a new all-time passing touchdowns record in Week 7 by heaving one into the endzone for the 509th time, the achievement represented not only success, but sustained success. Sure, that’s true of every all-time record, but with Manning it felt different. Not too long ago there were legitimate concerns about the […]


Five matchups to watch in Week 8

It’s time for this week’s run-down of some of the most intriguing player matchups in Week 8′s slate of Sunday’s daytime games. 1. Lions DT Ndamukong Suh vs. Falcons C James Stone Poor Matt Ryan. This week starting center Peter Konz became the fourth Atlanta offensive line starter to head to injured reserve. That list […]


Week 8 NFL Game Watchability Rankings

Week 8 in the NFL is here, and you might be entering the weekend with your own preferences regarding which games to focus on, and which to place on the backburner. Most of you have your favorites and fantasy players to track. But in case you’re completely neutral or need help breaking ties with regard […]

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Texans upcoming schedule present many difficulties

The Houston Texans have made some solid strides in 2014, just a year after going 2-14 and “earning” the top pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. They don’t quite seem playoff bound just yet, but rookie head coach Bill O’Brien definitely has this team playing better football than it was only a year ago. The […]


TGS weekly NFL MVP tracker

Seven weeks into the 2014 NFL regular season, here’s how we view the 10 most valuable players in football at this very moment… 1. Peyton Manning, Broncos — Philip Rivers came back to earth against Kansas City, while Manning played his best game of the year against a stellar defense in a blowout victory. The league’s […]

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11 crazy stats from Week 7

You’re about to notice a lot of Denver Broncos numbers that just aren’t fair. They still have a pretty petrifying offense, and stopping Demaryius Thomas might not happen ever again. 21.4: Demaryius Thomas’ average yards per reception during another week of catching everything, this time in a win over the San Francisco 49ers. 521: The […]


This weekend in NFL stupid

This was one of those rare NFL weekends in which stupidity wasn’t ubiquitous. But don’t worry, we still dug up a few comically stupid moments for ya’ll… The stupidest throw With a six-point fourth-quarter lead and the ball deep in his own territory, what exactly was New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees thinking when he […]


This Week In Hurt: Being a Bills running back was painful

Every week bones break and muscles rip around the NFL. We’ll take a look at the most significant injuries, and what happens next. The Buffalo Bills haven’t advanced to the playoffs in 15 years, and they haven’t finished with a winning record in a decade. Their fanbase desperately needs something to keep them warm during […]


Is Brian Hoyer the Browns’ real quarterback of the future?

The Cleveland Browns have a problem. It’s a nice problem, but a problem nonetheless, and one that may require some creative front office tap dancing. Brian Hoyer might actually be good. Or at least the version of “good” the Browns would prefer in a run-heavy offense. We saw a hint of this last season, which […]

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Five matchups to Watch in Week 7

Here are some of the more intriguing matchups from Sunday’s slate of afternoon games. 1. Bengals TE Jermaine Gresham vs. Colts ILB D’Qwell Jackson Without A.J. Green and with Marvin Jones now on the IR, the Bengals are playing without Andy Dalton’s two best targets from last year. That means more work for Gresham, who […]


Five Draft Picks Why the Bills Won’t Make the Playoffs

Our weekly series on poor drafting gives us the Buffalo Bills this week. To everyone’s current surprise they only stand one game behind the Patriots for first place in the NFC East with a 3-3 record, but based on recent history most people expect that to come crashing down soon enough. If recent history is any indicator, […]