Adam Thielen

A Fake Field Goal, a Bad Challenge, and a Long Night for Pete Carroll's Ill-Fated Seahawks

We got a vintage Seahawks-in-Seattle performance in the fourth quarter Monday night. There were crushing hits by the defense, <b>Russell Wilson</b> calmly …

NFL

Monday Morning Digest: The Browns May Go 0-16. Is That a Good Thing?

In this week's edition of Monday Morning Digest...<p>• The Dak Prescott-Carson Wentz debate is settled once and for all, forever and ever, until New Year's Eve.<p>• The best team that no one is talking about produces the most convincing win that no one noticed.<p>• The Bills search for a quarterback of the …

Cooper Kupp

NFL Week 12 Predictions: Early Projections for Vegas Odds, Lines and Spreads

It's Thanksgiving week in the NFL, as three games will take place on Turkey Day before the rest of the Week 12 slate kicks off on Sunday and Monday.<p>This week also marks the return of the full schedule, as each team has now gone through its scheduled bye.<p>It should be a fun race to the finish. Until …

Luke Kuechly

Case Keenum tops Week 12 fantasy streaming options

Since Alex Gelhar already masterfully identified some of the top waiver wire targets ahead of Week 12, Matt Harmon examined top deep league adds in …

Case Keenum

Rams dealing with first major wave of injuries

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams managed to avoid significant injuries during their 7-2 start, but their luck turned in a 24-7 loss at the Minnesota Vikings.<p>The Rams lost their top wide receiver Robert Woods for several weeks with a shoulder injury, but injuries to cornerbacks …

Sean McVay

Horse Tracks: John Elway called the players soft. I’m calling them out.

Six in a row, Broncos Country! Can you feel it? With the 2017 season all but swirling the drain (toilet?), it’s time to look to the future. Go ahead …

Nathan Peterman

Meet Caitlin Thielen — Wife of Vikings WR Adam Thielen

VIEW GALLERY<p>It goes without saying, but Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen is having a bonkers season. The man is up to 916 (and three touchdowns) …

VOTE: What was the Vikings "play of the game" on Sunday?

There was a lot that went into the Vikings 24-7 victory over the Rams on Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium but still a certain small handful of plays stuck …

Case Keenum

The Fantasy Fool: Big producers can become mortal fast

The winds of change are blowing . . . and fantasy fortunes are rising and falling in turn.<p>Just a month ago, it seemed that those of us without a …

Tyreek Hill

Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings odds: Picks from expert who's 7-1 on Vikings games - CBSSports.com

Larry Hartstein has his finger on the Vikings' pulse and made a play for the Thanksgiving Day NFL game<p>The Minnesota Vikings visit the Detroit Lions …

Football (U.S.)

NFL1000 Week 11 Notebook: Why Doesn't the NFL Like Tyrod Taylor?

In Week 11, Sunday's action seemed to be about which teams wanted to separate themselves from the middle of the pack.<p>The Vikings brought the Rams' high-octane offense back down to Earth, working their way to an 8-2 mark on the season and confirming their status as a team no other team wants to face …

Cooper Kupp

Fantasy stats to know from Week 11

Each week in this space, we’ll be taking a look back at Sunday’s games to find five of <i>the</i> most important or most interesting stats for fantasy …

Football (U.S.)

The Cowboys’ playoff hopes are dwindling without Ezekiel Elliott

When the Dallas Cowboys started their preparation for the 2016 draft, Jerry Jones expected to take a defensive player with their first pick, the fourth overall. As the Dallas decision-makers studied available players, they found no pass rushers or defensive backs worthy of the pick. They kept …

Sports

The Debrief, Week 11: Major revelations as 2017 season unfolds

The great AFC rivals to Bill Belichick's New England Patriots over the years have fallen by the wayside, one by one, from Bill Cowher's Steelers to …

Alvin Kamara

Eagles Look Invincible on Sunday Night

By the time the fourth quarter rolled around, the only drama in the Sunday night game centered around whether linebacker/emergency kicker <b>Kamu</b> …

Latavius Murray

NFL Week 11 Recap: Regression Has Come for the Cowboys

When Aaron Rodgers and the Packers struck down the Cowboys in the divisional round of last season’s playoffs, the prevailing thought was, <i>This is only</i> …

NFL

Rams say loss to Vikings can be a long-term benefit

MINNEAPOLIS -- Most of the Los Angeles Rams' players couldn't see it. Their 24-7 loss to the Minnesota Vikings was still too fresh, the avoidable …

Cooper Kupp

The Vikings and Saints Keep on Rolling

Minnesota earned their sixth straight victory, while New Orleans made it eight in a row with a wild comeback<p>The Minnesota Vikings rolled to their sixth straight victory, a 24-7 win over the Los Angeles Rams, to position themselves for a postseason run that could end with a “home” game in Super Bowl …

U.S. Bank Stadium

Rams at Vikings: Highlights, score and recap

In a matchup of 7-2 NFC teams, the Los Angeles Rams went into Minnesota to take on the Vikings inside U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday.<p>When the Minnesota …

Latavius Murray

Fantasy football waiver wire advice: Quarterback rankings for Week 12

The waiver wire begins late Tuesday, so it is time to figure out your best options. We’ve got rankings for all four major positions: QB | RB | WR | TE<p>Week 11 of the 2017 regular season is just about coming to a close with the <i>Monday Night</i> game remaining. Most fantasy football leagues will run their …

Teddy Bridgewater

Minnesota Vikings: It is time to admit that Case Keenum is a good quarterback

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 19: Case Keenum (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)<p>It may be hard to admit for some but Minnesota Vikings quarterback …

Sports

5 Things We Learned From Vikings Impressive Win Over Rams

In a highly anticipated matchup of NFC heavyweights, the <b>Minnesota Vikings</b> proved to be the stronger team with their 24-7 win over the <b>Los Angeles Rams</b> …

NFC North

NFL Dad, Week 11: At least you didn’t start Nathan Peterman

One dad, two young kids, and six-plus hours of RedZone Channel. How much football can he actually watch?<p>What’s the stupidest thing you’ve ever done? I genuinely want to know.<p>For me, it was probably my wife and I deciding to have a second kid without so much as a glance at our budget (“budget,” he …

Cooper Kupp

Packers only have themselves to blame for fading NFC playoff hopes - CBSSports.com

Green Bay could have brought in a veteran quarterback but decided to stick with Hundley<p>There was a certain defiance, a hint of hubris, in the way …

Sports

Best NFL highlights from Week 11: Brandin Cooks and Adam Thielen make it look easy

Looking for the best highlights of Week 11 of the NFL regular season? We’ve got you covered with the 10 best of the weekend.<p>Here’s a look at the best …

Brandin Cooks

Patriots vs Raiders: 7 observations from New England’s 33-8 win against Oakland

The New England Patriots easily dispatched the Oakland Raiders in Mexico City, winning with the final score of 33-8. Here’s what we learned.<p>Tom Brady …

New England

Adam Thielen matches Randy Moss through 10 games

If you think Vikings receiver Adam Thielen isn’t the real deal, think again.<p>Thielen’s six-reception, 123-yard day gives him 62 catches for 916 yards …

NFL

Top 10 Tweets from the Vikings Victory Over the Rams

The Vikings just keep on winning.<p>Minnesota won it's sixth consecutive game 24-7 against the Los Angeles Rams at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday.<p>There is …

Minnesota Vikings

Case Keenum, Adam Thielen shine for Vikings against Rams

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Vikings QB Case Keenum having record season against the blitz

MINNEAPOLIS -- Six years into his NFL career, Case Keenum’s career-best season features highs in passer rating (92.6), touchdowns (four vs. …

Case Keenum