3:06 AM EDT, Tue October 21, 2014
It Is What It Is | WEEI 15 hours ago
Julian Edelman on MFB: ‘I definitely have to eliminate [dropped passes] immediately’

Julian Edelman on MFB: ‘I definitely have to eliminate [dropped passes] immediately’

Patriots wider receiver Julian Edelman made his weekly appearance on Middays with MFB on Monday, as the Patriots prepare for next Sunday’s game against the Bears. To hear the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page. The Patriots played four games in 18 days and it appeared to take a toll as they […]
Despite the loss, Saints coach Sean Payton saw signs of improvement vs. Lions

Despite the loss, Saints coach Sean Payton saw signs of improvement vs. Lions

The Saints put pressure on Matthew Stafford and came up with two turnovers in loss to the Detroit Lions.
Packers pass defense delivers

Packers pass defense delivers

The Green Bay Packers are playing their best pass defense since 2010, their Super Bowl XLV season, and it’s a big reason they are 5-2.
Windy City Gridiron 6 hours ago

Week 7 Monday Night Football open thread: Houston Texans at Pittsburgh Steelers

JJ Watt and Ben Roethlisberger face off against one another on Monday Night Football. AFC South meets AFC North tonight in the concluding game of week 7, as the 3-3 Houston Texans travel to face the 3-3 Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field. The Texans are second in their division, two games behind the 5-2 Indianapolis Colts, whom they lost to 33-28 in the week 5 Thursday night game.  Having fallen to the Dallas Cowboys 17-20 in overtime the week before, they'll be looking to avoid a third straight loss. The Texans will also be hoping that first overall pick in the 2014 draft Jadeveon Clowney...
Northwest Herald 2 hours ago
Hub Arkush: Bears locker room is fine, but why is Brandon Marshall making all the noise?

Hub Arkush: Bears locker room is fine, but why is Brandon Marshall making all the noise?

After basically being silent on the football field for 60 minutes against the Dolphins Sunday, a few of the boys on the Bears made some noise in the locker room afterward.
Sun Herald 6 hours ago
Payton says Brees is not reason for loss to Lions

Payton says Brees is not reason for loss to Lions

METAIRIE, La. -- Coach Sean Payton on Monday said quarterback Drew Brees and his horrible fourth quarter performance at Detroit is the least of the Saints' problems.
CBS Sports Oct 19, 2014
Video: Saints at Lions recap

Watch: Saints at Lions recap

Adam Aizer, Jamey Eisenberg, Pete Prisco and Dave Richard recap the action of the Saints and the Lions.
Both offense, defense pick apart Panthers

Both offense, defense pick apart Panthers

Had it been necessary, Aaron Rodgers might have thrown for 500 yards. It wasn’t, because the Packers got so far ahead they stopped trying to score in the fourth quarter. Meanwhile, the defensive players stayed in their gaps, stymied the read option and teed off on Cam Newton with telling effect.
CBS Sports Oct 19, 2014
Video: Panthers at Packers recap

Watch: Panthers at Packers recap

Adam Aizer, Jamey Eisenberg, Pete Prisco and Dave Richard recap the action of the Panthers and the Packers.

More NFC North Rumors & News

Vikings prepare Sunday to face former coach turned Tampa Bay coordinator Leslie Frazier

By Chris Tomasson ctomasson@pioneerpress.com Vikings wide receiver Jarius Wright spent his first two NFL seasons being coached by Leslie Frazier. Now, he’ll be going against Frazier’s defense. After seven years with Minnesota, the last 3 1/2 as head coach, Frazier is now Tampa Bay’s defensive coordinator. His Buccaneers play host to the Vikings on Sunday at Raymond James Stadium. “It’s going to be a little weird just knowing my old head coach (is on the other side),’’ Wright said. “He was a good guy. I always wish the best for him, but I have to go out and try to […] The...
St. Paul Pioneer Press 7 hours ago

New Vikings stadium nearly quarter complete

Officials are confident the Minnesota Vikings' new $1 billion stadium will be completed on time in 2016.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 7 hours ago

Vikings players not pleased with 2-5 start

Vikings players aren't happy with the team's 2-5 start, but still believe they can turn things around.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 8 hours ago

Take a sneak peak inside the new Vikings stadium

Go behind the scenes of the Vikings stadium construction.

McCarthy: We're getting ready to go into a hotbox down there in New Orleans

Green Bay - Here is a summary of Packers coach Mike McCarthy's comments Monday afternoon: - (On starting ILB Sam Barrington) Well, Sam Barrington has been doing a lot of good things. I wanted to get him involved. As we talk about a lot in here, we try to utilize all of our players. Sam has talents, a skill set and has been a part of our program now for going on two years. I thought he played well in those 30 snaps. - (On breaking tackles) Weve always broken tackles, Id like to think. I dont think Ive ever came in halftime and was given I have some statistics believe it or not that I...

Bulls Game Day: Butler out vs. James' Cavs

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- LeBron James and Tom Thibodeau bonded over basketball when the Chicago Bulls made their free-agent pitch to the superstar in 2010.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 9 hours ago

Access Vikings: Take a timeout or not

The Vikings lost to the Bills on a last-second play that has coach Mike Zimmer questioning if he should have taken a timeout as the clock ticked down.
Glover Quin thrilled about London trip, but has zero interest playing for a team based overseas

Glover Quin thrilled about London trip, but has zero interest playing for a team based overseas

Quin has never had an opportunity to travel abroad, and even though this is a business trip, he'll take in some of the sights with his wife when the team has downtime.

NFC North Player News

  • 7 Jay Cutler

    Jay Cutler

    Trestman cuts down on Cutler’s decision-making: Are big changes coming?

  • 3 Brandon Pettigrew

    Brandon Pettigrew

    With Detroit Lions lean on tight ends, Brandon Pettigrew plays through injury

  • 2 Robbie Gould

    Robbie Gould

    Robbie Gould downplays Brandon Marshall rant

  • 2 Matthew Stafford

    Matthew Stafford

    Matthew Stafford orchestrates comeback, earns another piece of Detroit Lions record book

  • 2 Everson Griffen

    Everson Griffen

    Bucs notes: Vikings defense not flashy, but effective

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