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Top 5 surprise performers in NFL Week 5

Top 5 surprise performers in NFL Week 5

Headlined by three second-year talents, there were a few guys in the NFL with quite surprising breakout performances this week. Check out five guys who really upped their on-field reputation in Week 5. 1. Vic Beasley, LB |Atlanta Falcons Beasley had three and a half sacks and two forced fumbles in the Falcons’ 23-16 upset […]

Dallas Cowboys: All hail Zeke

Dallas Cowboys: All hail Zeke

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot had his fair share of ups and downs to begin the 2016-17 season but fortunately for the 21-year-old running back, his dominance in the NFL has arrived quicker than expected. Elliot, the No. 4 pick in this year’s NFL Draft, reportedly suffered from a sore hamstring in preseason. Despite […]

Is 49ers coach Kelly honestly looking ‘at everything’?

Is 49ers coach Kelly honestly looking ‘at everything’?

The San Francisco 49ers have lost four straight games with Blaine Gabbert at quarterback, which may force head coach Chip Kelly to do something he probably does not want to — start Colin Kaepernick. According to Taylor Price of 49ers.com, Kelly touched on the 49ers’ 1-4 start to the season in a press conference following […]

Amari Cooper said what?

Amari Cooper said what?

Amari Cooper had 1,070 receiving yards in 2015, becoming the first rookie in Oakland Raiders history to have 1,000 receiving yards in a single season. Surprisingly,  the second-year wideout recently expressed his play was hindered by a foot injury last season. According to Around the NFL‘s Chris Wesseling, during an interview with San Francisco radio […]

49ers re-sign tackle machine, look to rebound from poor year defensively

49ers re-sign tackle machine, look to rebound from poor year defensively

Horrific–a word fitting for the San Francisco 49ers’ 2015-16 season. But the franchise has taken a step in the right direction by retaining one of the NFL’s most ferocious headhunters. NaVorro Bowman signed a four-year, $44 million contract extension with the 49ers on Wednesday night, according to league sources. With this extension, Bowman becomes the […]

Chicago’s Lethal One-Two Punch

 photo by:bleacherreport.com The combination of Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery at the receiver position has marveled NFL fans and given plenty of defensive coordinators headaches this year. Many people knew that Marshall would have a good year because he has been one of the best receivers in the game for a while now. However, the emergence […]

As Good as Advertised

(pictured: Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson and Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant) (photos by: nfl.si.com) There was a ton of hype going into this week’s matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions because both teams have a receiver that can change the game instantly. Those receivers are none other than Calvin Johnson and […]