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Cincy Jungle Dec 7, 2019
Chalk Talk: Bengals run defense steps up

Chalk Talk: Bengals run defense steps up

Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports The Bengals finally proved they can defend the run and NFL Draft talk. We finally have a victory to chat about! This week, I discuss the Bengals win over the New York Jets—specifically talking about the run defense. How did Cincinnati’s defensive front hold Le’Veon Bell to 32 yards? Carlos Dunlap and Geno Atkins played a part, but some of the younger defensive linemen were involved as well. The linebacker position has been a concern all season, but the weaknesses have seemed to be less obvious in recent weeks. How did they fare in this matchup? And...
Arrowhead Addict Dec 7, 2019

Five reasons why the Chiefs will dominate the Patriots

The Chiefs are looking to run the table and the Patriots stand in their way. With the trajectory of each team, the Chiefs could show out in Foxboro. The Chiefs control their own destiny throughout the remainder of the season. After putting a beatdown on the Oakland Raiders in a strange and windy affair, the […] Five reasons why the Chiefs will dominate the Patriots - Arrowhead Addict - Arrowhead Addict - Kansas City Chiefs - KC Chiefs News, Schedule, Roster and Rumors
The Viking Age Dec 7, 2019

5 Bold Predictions: Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions – Week 14

The Minnesota Vikings begin a crucial four-game stretch to end the season as they host the Detroit Lions on Sunday afternoon. Throughout the 2019 season, one can’t think about where the Minnesota Vikings were one year ago. Thrown into the mix for an NFC Wild Card spot, the Vikings controlled their own destiny heading into […] 5 Bold Predictions: Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions – Week 14 - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Detroit Free Press Dec 7, 2019
Lions vs. Vikings matchup to watch: Trey Flowers has excelled since last meeting

Lions vs. Vikings matchup to watch: Trey Flowers has excelled since last meeting

Trey Flowers has five sacks in five games since he struggled in the Detroit Lions' 42-30 loss to Minnesota Vikings in October        
Still Curtain Dec 7, 2019

Steelers five burning questions for this week’s needed win

The Steelers are now 7-5 and are in the inside of the AFC playoff picture as the sixth seed. They will need to win this week to keep pace to make the playoffs. The Steelers have played good football as of late. They are on a two-game winning streak thanks to good defense and situational […] Steelers five burning questions for this week’s needed win - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Mercury News Dec 7, 2019
Raiders mailbag: What to do about Derek Carr? Some readers have ideas

Raiders mailbag: What to do about Derek Carr? Some readers have ideas

Some fans want Derek Carr out, and here are some of their ideas about how to replace him.
The Falcoholic Dec 7, 2019
Which Falcons have the most to prove over the final four games of the season?

Which Falcons have the most to prove over the final four games of the season?

Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports These players are vying for larger roles next year or just a roster spot with the Falcons. If you look hard enough, there’s always something to be learned from Falcons fans. Not all of it even needs to be negative! Today, I wanted to look at a group of players who have something to prove in these final four games. They may need to prove they deserve a roster spot in 2020, that they deserved an expanded role next season, or that their already expanded role is one they deserve to keep, but any way you slice it there’s a lot they can do for themselves by...
Big Blue View mailbag, 12/7: Questions galore as the mail overflows

Big Blue View mailbag, 12/7: Questions galore as the mail overflows

Giants’ fans seem to have a lot on their minds Hope you have some time this morning. This is a lengthy edition of the Big Blue View mailbag. So, settle in and let’s open the mail! Dan K. asks: It seems to me that the Giants organization, particularly the scouting team, has had trouble finding quality players throughout the entire draft compared to some other teams. I know that every player is different and some times teams get lucky in the later rounds or even with undrafted rookies. It doesn’t seem to me that the Giants do well when drafting and I don’t know if it’s the scouting...
The Phinsider Dec 7, 2019
This is not goodbye

This is not goodbye

Photo credit should read RHONA WISE/AFP via Don’t you dare give me any of that quivering lip stuff, it’s gonna be all right. In January of 2016, I received a message from the bald-headed maestro of The Phinsider, Kevin Nogle. “Would you like to be a front page writer?” Um, YES. 414 articles later (415 including this one), not to mention the dozens of FanPosts I wrote before becoming part of the full-time team and the three seasons of podcasts with Josh Houtz and Matthew Cannata after I joined it — it’s time to step away from the site. On this adventure, I’ll be watching...
Arrowhead Addict Dec 7, 2019

Kansas City Chiefs’ mental strength will be tested by Patriots

The Kansas City Chiefs can put some mental demons to rest with a win over the New England Patriots on Sunday at Foxborough. Every Kansas City Chiefs fan remembers this moment: With about a minute left in last year’s AFC championship, the Chiefs leading by four, Charvarius Ward intercepted Tom Brady. The game seemed over. […] Kansas City Chiefs’ mental strength will be tested by Patriots - Arrowhead Addict - Arrowhead Addict - Kansas City Chiefs - KC Chiefs News, Schedule, Roster and Rumors
Just Blog Baby Dec 7, 2019

Oakland Raiders Week 14 X-Factors against the Tennessee Titans

It’s December and the Oakland Raiders have reached crunch time for their postseason hopes. The Tennessee Titans stand in their way and the Raiders x-factors must perform. After last Sunday’s demoralizing defeat, the Oakland Raiders playoff hopes look pretty bleak. The team has been outscored 74 to 12 in the last two contests, while other […] Oakland Raiders Week 14 X-Factors against the Tennessee Titans - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Podcast: I was wrong about a lot of things regarding the 2019 Steelers

Podcast: I was wrong about a lot of things regarding the 2019 Steelers

In a brand new show titled ‘Yeah, I said it’, we talk about some burning topics surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers. The 2019 Pittsburgh Steelers have been a tough nut to crack. After Ben Roethlisberger’s injury the team stuck together and made trades which have paid dividends. All the while there is one BTSC podcaster who has been wrong about a lot of things relating to this 2019 Steelers team. This is where the newest BTSC podcast “Yeah, I Said It” comes in. My co-host on ‘The Standard is the Standard’, Lance Williams tells fans how wrong he was so far this year...this will...
Daily Norseman Dec 7, 2019
Vikings vs Lions 2 - GMG Preview Show

Vikings vs Lions 2 - GMG Preview Show

Withe Detroit Lions coming to town to take on your Minnesota Vikings, it’s time to get your SKOL on! Vikings vs Lions… Good morning Horners! David Blough and the Detroit Lions head into US Bank Stadium to take on your Minnesota Vikings. After a close game loss last Monday Night against the Seattle Seahawks, the Vikes are looking to making things right in the quarter of the season with 3 out of 4 games at home. This is the first of those 3 and all are against divisional opponents. It is time to get things done on both sides of the ball for Mike Zimmer’s team. The Good Morning...
Mike Tomlin and the 2019 Steelers are entering rarefied air while on their third QB

Mike Tomlin and the 2019 Steelers are entering rarefied air while on their third QB

Photo by Mark Alberti/Icon Sportswire via The Pittsburgh Steelers are on their third quarterback of the season, and the fact they are winning puts them in rarefied air. The 2019 Pittsburgh Steelers are breaking the trend in the NFL this season by pulling off a winning record despite starting three different quarterbacks throughout the season. Not only are they currently the only team with a winning record in this category, they are the only team that has a chance to finish above .500 on the season. 5 @NFL teams have started more than 2 QB this season. Only one has a winning...
Still Curtain Dec 7, 2019

Pittsburgh Steelers crack top 15 in latest NFL power rankings

The Steelers are on a hot streak as of late. Here’s why Pittsburgh has cracked the top 15 in recent NFL power rankings from NBC Sports. Who would have believed that the Steelers could be a 7-5 football team with the way the season has played out so far. Pittsburgh started the season off 0-3, […] Pittsburgh Steelers crack top 15 in latest NFL power rankings - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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