Blocked Kicks Are Reason For Concern For The Packers In the PlayoffsThe Green Bay Packers do not have many holes in their game as they enter the playoffs as the No. 2 seed in the NFC. However, one is their blocking in the kicking game. They allowed more combined blocked field goals, extra point attempts and punts than they had in the previous five seasons combined.
Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But UnsatisfiedThe Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.
Raiders Were What We Thought They Were In 2014, Look To Rebuild For 2015The 2014 Oakland Raiders started out 0-10, but they split their last six games to finish 3-13. This was one game worse than the 2013 squad, which finished 4-12. The Silver & Black haven't had a winning season since 2002, and they haven't been to the playoffs since losing the Super Bowl that year. What's next?
Josh McDaniels Is In The Mix For A Head Coaching PositionNew England's offensive coordinator says he's happy where he is, but at least one NFL team is seriously interested in interviewing him.
Five Things: Chiefs-Raiders Thursday Night RoundupThe Oakland Raiders upset the Kansas City Chiefs last night 24-20 for their first win of the season. With the loss, the Chiefs (7-4) are no longer tied atop the AFC West with the Broncos.
Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Jamaal Charles, Chiefs Defense And Andre HolmesHead coach Andy Reid won’t let his team let up against the Raiders and blow an opportunity for a victory, and quarterback Alex Smith is too smart to take any opponent lightly.
Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Kansas City Chiefs At Oakland RaidersWith Kansas City’s impressive win against the Seahawks on Sunday and Denver’s shocking loss to the Rams, the Chiefs (7-3) are tied for first in the AFC West. After an 0-2 start, they’ll look for their sixth straight win and eighth in their last nine games.
Wilson Off Target Lately In Seattle's Pass GameBut coach Pete Carroll doesn't sound concerned, especially with Seattle's recommitment to the run.
Swartz: Rookies Learn On The Fly With Seahawks
Lynch's 2 Touchdowns Lead Seattle Past Oakland 30-24After a tumultuous previous month, the Seahawks (5-3) won their second straight
Sandmeyer Show Seahawks Links: Week 9The Seahawks host the Raiders Sunday and The Steve Sandmeyer Show has you covered.
Swartz: Seahawks Less Than Healthy For Raider GameSeahawks safety Kam Chancellor is questionable for Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders.
Will Tukuafu To Take Fullback Job For SeahawksAfter two weeks of using Robert Turbin as a stop-gap, the Seattle Seahawks will turn to 285-pound fullback Will Tukuafu to lead the way for Marshawn Lynch
Swartz: Seahawks Wary Of Winless Raiders
5 NFL Teams Already Vying For First Pick In The 2015 NFL DraftThese NFL teams are playing for the right to dream about one player who, once drafted, will deliver them to the Promised Land next season.