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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, […]


Week 7 NFL Game Watchability Rankings

Week 7 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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Looking ahead on the Chargers schedule

The San Diego Chargers are supposed to start slow and finish fast. This year they’ve gone away from their traditional path, winning five of six and even upending the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks in the process. The Bolts have gotten off to a red hot 5-1 start despite being mangled in the offensive […]


TGS weekly NFL MVP tracker

Six weeks into the 2014 NFL regular season, here’s how we view the 10 most valuable players in football at this very moment… 1. Philip Rivers, Chargers — I know, his last four opponents have been the Bills, Jaguars, Jets and Raiders. But Rivers is simply dominating with a 117.6 passer rating, 15 touchdowns and only […]

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Cowboys tickets 9% below average for NFC East matchup vs Giants

The Dallas Cowboys are no longer the middle men in the NFL. After a huge win on the road over the Seahawks in Week 6, the ‘Boys finally appear completely legit and have to be considered strong contenders to take the NFC East crown. There’s still a lot of work to do, though, and their […]


14 crazy stats from Week 6

During Week 6 we learned that Joe Flacco enjoys efficiency. We were also told that football can be easy when your opponent is the New York Jets. Let’s dive in. 13: The amount of pass attempts it took for Joe Flacco to throw five touchdowns in a Buccaneers steamrolling. He had thrown seven over 191 […]


This weekend in NFL stupid

Last week was seriously one of the stupidest weeks in NFL history. This week, the law of averages did its thing and it felt as though officials, players and coaches were at least a little less stupid. Still, we’ve got a few bones to pick. The stupidest missed call All of the times we’ve ranted […]


This Week in Hurt: Victor Cruz crumbles

Every week bones break and muscles rip around the NFL. We’ll take a look at the most significant injuries, and what happens next. If you’re reading this you likely spend many hours watching football every week. Think about those hours for a second, and how many awful injuries you’ve seen as a result. As sickening […]