Alvin Kamara

Week 12 Fantasy Football Rankings: Positional Overview, Guide and Advice

The Minnesota Vikings are 8-2 and have a defense that is championship-ready. As fantasy owners and analysts found out in Week 11 against the Los Angeles Rams, they have an offense that can hold its own, too.<p>Quarterback Case Keenum and Adam Thielen exploded, lifting the Vikes to a major victory, …

Latavius Murray

Fantasy Football Week 12: With deadlines approaching, our Trade Values Chart will put you in playoff-clinching position - CBSSports.com

Is your trade deadline this week? Our Trade Values Chart will help you cut a deal to help you get the edge in the Fantasy postseason.<p><b>What is the</b> …

Sports

Tuesday Morning Quarterback: A League of Fraidy-Cats at Kickoff

The big play of the 2011 Saints’ Super Bowl victory was a surprise onside kick. The big play of the 2016 Alabama college national title win was a …

Conservative View

DFS advice: The Thanksgiving slate on DraftKings

It’s a holiday week with a big Thursday slate, so today we’re looking at the Thanksgiving DFS offerings on DraftKings.<p>I love Thanksgiving.<p>If it …

Football (U.S.)

NFL Overreactions: The Eagles are Super Bowl bound

Hey Eagles fans: Book that trip to Minnesota in February.<p>Carson Wentz is taking Philadelphia to the Super Bowl. The Eagles (9-1) have the best record …

Mike Zimmer

Vonn Bell's clutch plays key Saints' late defensive stands | NOLA.com

Safety Vonn Bell made five of the most important plays for the New Orleans Saints late in Sunday's win over Washington.<p>It was the most productive …

New Orleans

Pepsi Rookie of the Week

In Week 11 of the NFL season, plenty of first-year players made impacts on the field for their respective teams. Which rookie stood out the most to …

College Football

Two Saints TEs played a huge role in their comeback win over Washington – Coby Fleener (five catches for 91 yards on the final two TD drives) and Josh Hill, who caught a 3-yard TD pass with 2:53 remaining, then delivered a perfect block on Alvin Kamara’s two-point conversion run with 1:05 left. “I was just telling myself the whole time, ‘Keep your hand inside. Don’t hold this guy. Don’t hold this guy,’” Hill said.

Two Saints TEs played a huge role in their comeback win over Washington – Coby Fleener (five catches for 91 yards on the final two TD drives) and …

New England

Saints’ Mark Ingram and Alvin Kamara are the best running back tandem in the NFL

The New Orleans Saints are almost unrecognizable compared to the past few years. From 2014 to 2016 the team never won more than seven games in a …

Mark Ingram

Upon Further Review: Why the Eagles welcomed a wake-up call

As he sat in his locker after peeling off his jersey and unwound all the trainers tape from his limbs, defensive end Chris Long reflected on the Philadelphia Eagles' latest victory.<p>The 37-9 score indicated a blowout, but Philadelphia encountered hairy first-half conditions against the hosting …

Sports

Exception Report: Michael Thomas, the sequel

Welcome to the Exception Report. This series is designed to examine players and their impressive seasons, games, and/or plays. It looks for the …

Football (U.S.)

How former Alabama players fared in NFL week 11: Dre Kirkpatrick returns interception 100 yards, but doesn't score

Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick was all over the field for his team on Sunday, making 3 tackles and breaking up a pair of passes in a …

Mark Ingram

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 …

Adam Thielen

Kryk Slants: NFL coach McCoy having terrible 2017

<i>Insight, hindsight and foresight as we segue from Week 11 to Week 12 in NFL action:</i><b>OPENING KICKOFF</b><i>For starters: perspective on the big news</i>Tough year …

Canadian News

Quotes from Sean Payton's Monday conference call

<b>New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton</b><b><br>Conference Call with New Orleans Media</b><b><br>Monday, November 20, 2017</b><p><b>What does it say about</b><p>Marshon Lattimorethat …

Sean Payton

What extending Jeff Ireland means for the Saints

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - AUGUST 24: General Manager Jeff Ireland of the Miami Dolphins watches prior to his team playing against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers …

NFL

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> …

Nathan Peterman

Top fantasy takeaways from Week 11's action

Week 11 of the 2017 NFL season is nearly in the books and there are a number of major takeaways. Here’s what you need to know from every game on the …

Football (U.S.)

Saints’ comeback proves there isn’t a game they can’t win

An 18-point fourth quarter took the Saints into overtime, where things were never in doubt.<p>If you hadn’t paid the Saints any attention prior to Week 11, you were making a mistake. However, overcoming a 15-point fourth quarter deficit is something that will grab your attention, no matter who it …

Marshon Lattimore

ICYMI in NFL Week 11: Comeback makes Saints 1st 8-2 from 0-2

After all of those lopsided victories built on defense and a running game, Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints pulled off the sort of by-the-skin-of-their-teeth comeback that has them thinking big things.<p>Rightly so.<p>The Saints are, after all, the first team in the Super Bowl era to go from 0-2 to …

Nathan Peterman

10 biggest Vols problems we should have seen coming in August

Tennessee heads into the final week of the regular season officially eliminated from bowl game contention and in its second week after the school …

College & University

The Saints running backs are doing something unprecedented

The most productive pair of skill players in the entire league right now both reside in New Orleans.<p>No running back — or really even skill position player -- has played as well over his team's last five games as Mark Ingram or Alvin Kamara. Since about mid-October, they’ve been the league’s two …

Mark Ingram

How Do Saints Compare With 2009 Super Bowl-Winning Team?

Down 31-16 with under six minutes left in the game, the <b>New Orleans Saints</b>‘ seven-game winning streak was about to end at the hands of a spirited …

Drew Brees

Week 11 Winners & Losers: Cowboys on the ropes, 49ers gain draft stock

It was a busy Sunday in the NFL, with the Patriots and Raiders playing down in Mexico City and several upsets across the schedule. Week 11 threw up …

Nathan Peterman

Scorers and stoppers: Which unit is the NFL's scariest?

With 11 weeks down and only six to go, it's a good time to make judgments about teams around the league.<p>Only four clubs sit with eight or more wins, …

Dion Lewis

NFL roundup: Saints overcome late 15-point deficit, win

Saints overcome late big deficit, top ’Skins;<p>Jaguars win fourth in a row; Lions prevail<p>The New Orleans Saints extended their winning streak to eight …

DeSean Jackson

Ten Things I Think I Think: Eli Manning Won’t Catch Brett Favre; Week 11 Quick Impressions

I don’t know where to start, with six weeks and one game left in the 2017 regular season. I’ll opt for the headlines:<p>• Chargers, 4-6, best team in …

NFL

Bills’ dumb QB experiment blew up in their face spectacularly

The Bills entered Sunday as the sixth seed in the AFC as they attempt to make the playoffs for the first time since the 1999 season. At the same …

Nathan Peterman

Drew Brees showed he still “has it” on Sunday

While the Saints were rolling to seven straight wins after starting the year 0-2, a lot more attention was paid to the play of their defense and the …

NFL

Kamara ties it for Saints with TD catch, 2-point conversion

Alvin Kamara initially bobbles the ball but comes up with the catch and goes into the end zone for an 18-yard touchdown. The rookie then ties the …