Ravens frustrate Roethlisberger in 21-14 win over Steelers
- November 09, 2016

Afterward, the 34-year-old quarterback was limping noticeably in the locker room. Sitting at 3-4-1, the team now finds itself a half game out of first place in the division with eight weeks to play. But the Steelers are at their best when they're in no-huddle mode, keeping the defense guessing. As much as we talk about the weaknesses of the AFC North, the Bengals haven't played up to their ability this season. (more...)
Rookie QB Kessler back in starting lineup for Browns Rookie QB Kessler back in starting lineup for Browns
- November 07, 2016

The Browns have something else going for them, too. According to STATS, the Browns are the first team since the 1964 Denver Broncos to allow at least 25 points in their first nine games ( see full recap ). One in particular was a 20-yard grab after the Jets were behind the sticks facing a 2nd and 11. Bryant has 15 catches for 263 yards and two touchdowns. (more...)
CFP Rankings: Texas A&M 4th behind 'Bama, Clemson, Michigan CFP Rankings: Texas A&M 4th behind 'Bama, Clemson, Michigan
- November 07, 2016

Or consider the first rankings from last season. Western Michigan is in good shape to be the top Group of 5 team. Even for fellow Clemson Tigers fans, last night's CFP committee rankings may have been a bit surprising. And there's still four games left on the schedule, which leaves plenty of room for chaos in the final stretch of the season. The counter is that the Wolverines have some impressive wins of their own. (more...)
In wake of '14 injury, Cruz looking forward to facing Eagles
- November 07, 2016

Philadelphia is a team that isn't supposed to be in the playoff discussion, as many considered the Eagles in rebuilding mode after trading former starting quarterback Sam Bradford to open the door for No. The Eagles simply aren't getting enough consistency from their wide receivers, and now Josh Huff has been released from the team following his latest off the field incident. (more...)
Jay Ajayi nominated for Ground Player of Week (again) Jay Ajayi nominated for Ground Player of Week (again)
- November 05, 2016

But the fifth-round pick in 2015 showed what he can do as he joined O.J. Simpson (1973 and 1976), Earl Campbell (1980) and Ricky Williams (2002) as the only players to have consecutive 200-yard games. Maybe the most noticeable play from special teams came on a blocked punt in the second quarter. Through the first half, a pair of field goals exchanged and a 10-yard touchdown run for Tyrod Taylor saw the Bills up 10-6 going into the half. (more...)
Cubs stop Indians, cut World Series deficit to 3-2
- November 05, 2016

Chicago's Jake Arrieta , the Game Two victor for the Cubs , is scheduled to start Game Six on Tuesday against Josh Tomlin , with a Game Seven to be played in Cleveland on Wednesday if needed. Pushed to the brink of elimination in their first World Series appearance in 71 years, the Chicago Cubs aren't going down without a fight. "In keeping with one of his slogans of "don't let the pressure exceed the pleasure", I want to keep the guys as focused and loose at the same time as ... (more...)