Casey Hayward

AFC Championship: Jags explain how they plan to do the unthinkable: slow down Gronk

Gronk is one of the toughest players to defend in the NFL, so how will the Jaguars handle him?<p><i>Remember: You can stream the AFC Championship Game</i> …

A. J. Bouye

Bills Today: Which AFC East awards did Buffalo earn?

Here's the Bills news of note for Jan. 19th.

Buffalo Bills

Bills breakthrough season reflected in AFC East awards

The Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots earned playoff bids in the AFC East, and their excellence was reflected in division awards handed out by …

New England

Jason Verrett holds the key to the Bolts defense

Perhaps one of the biggest questions facing the Los Angeles Chargers defense ahead of a long offseason and the 2018 season will revolve around the …

NFL

Los Angeles Chargers rookie report card: Desmond King

CARSON, CA - DECEMBER 03: DeShone Kizer<p>In the fifth-round of the 2017 NFL draft, the Los Angeles Chargers selected defensive back Desmond King. Let’s …

NFL

Keenan Allen, Philip Rivers, Melvin Gordon among Chargers who made the grade

<i>Sez Me …</i><p>The wind was not taken from my sails, but a cruise to the Mexican Riviera swept me away from my annual scholarly duty to provide a final …

Mount Everest

NFL divisional round matchups to watch: Can Le'Veon Bell pace Steelers against Jaguars?

The Pittsburgh Steelers helped legitimize the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2017. But after going 10-1 since falling to the eventual AFC South champions in a surprising 30-9 rout in Week 5, the Steelers' potential return to the AFC Championship Game depends on the team carrying the lessons it implemented …

Le'Veon Bell

Game Theory & Money: Divisional preview with Casey Hayward

Cynthia Frelund and Matt "Money" Smith recap a fun NFL Wild Card Weekend, preview the four games in the divisional round of the NFL Playoffs this …

Ryan Shazier

NFL Coaching News: Defensive Coordinator Dominoes Starting to Fall

JACKSONVILLE, FL - NOVEMBER 12: Defensive coordinator for the Los Angeles Chargers Gus Bradley watches the play on the field during the first half of …

NFL

Chargers retain coordinators Gus Bradley, Ken Whisenhunt

The Chargers won nine games in 2017 in large part because of their defense. On Tuesday, they made sure to retain the man in charge.Both defensive …

Gus Bradley

Seahawks fire OC Bevell after seven seasons

Chargers re-signed DC Gus Bradley.<p>The Chargers also kept OC Ken Whisenhunt with a new contract. In his first season after being fired as coach of the …

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Gus Bradley, Ken Whisenhunt Back in 2018

The Los Angeles Chargers made it clear they hoped to retain their offensive and defensive coordinators this offseason.<p>On Tuesday, they announced …

Gus Bradley

Bolstering interior defensive line a must for Chargers

DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 11: Running back C.J. Anderson<p>While the Chargers’ defense was rightly lauded for a number of significant improvements and …

NFL

Blueprint Written For Eagles Offense Vs Falcons

Only a handful of NFL teams employ the same base Cover 3 zone defense the Atlanta Falcons have played for the past three seasons under defense-minded …

Desmond Trufant

Which Top NFL Players Could Be Traded This Offseason?

NFL trades. So hot right now.<p>Professional football teams that seemed to be allergic to trading in the past have come out of their shells of late. We saw big deals involving high-profile players like Brandin Cooks, Julius Thomas, Sammy Watkins, Ronald Darby and Sheldon Richardson in the 2017 …

Aqib Talib

Report | Chargers To Retain Gus Bradley As DC

<b>Gus Bradley</b>‘s initial contract with the <b>Los Angeles Chargers</b> expired after just one season, and the former head coach garnered an interview request …

Gus Bradley

Emma: Bears Envision Matt Nagy's Creativity Leading Offense To Full Potential

<b>Alex Smith, left, and Matt Nagy.</b><i>(Getty Images)</i><p><b>By Chris Emma</b>—<p><b>(670 The Score)</b> The Bears’ hiring of Matt Nagy could bode well for 23-year-old …

Matt Nagy

Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson snubbed for NFL All-Pro team?

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>WATCH THE LATEST CARDINALS AND NFL VIDEOS FROM AZCENTRAL SPORTS Shot Clock: Cardinals possible coaching prospects. | 2:12<p>Is James …

Patrick Peterson

Historic and Noteworthy Stats to Know from the 2017 Season

The Chargers posted some historic and noteworthy numbers and stats in 2017.<p>Here are a handful that you need to know:<p><b>OFFENSE</b><p>50,348 – Career passing …

Melvin Gordon

Lorenzo has another year left in the tank

<b>1 - Lorenzo has another year left in the tank</b><br>At 34-years-old,<p>Lorenzo Alexanderis undoubtedly on the back side of his NFL career. Though, he had …

Buffalo Bills

Los Angeles Chargers: Tyrell Williams or Travis Benjamin?

CARSON, CA - DECEMBER 03: Travis Benjamin<p>CARSON, CA – NOVEMBER 19: Tyrell Williams<p><b>Travis Benjamin and Tyrell Williams have both done well for</b> …

NFL

Chiefs land two players on the AP All-Pro team

The Pro Bowl gets the most attention but the true honor in the NFL is the Associated Press All-Pro team and the Kansas City Chiefs have two players …

A. J. Bouye

Los Angeles Chargers’ free agency primer

CARSON, CA - DECEMBER 31: Tre Boston<p>Is it too early to talk offseason? I mean the season isn’t even cold yet, right?<p>But for those of you who like to …

NFL

In copycat NFL, Seattle's defensive scheme keeps spreading

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Seattle didn't make the playoffs, but its defense essentially did.<p>The scheme that carried the Seahawks to consecutive Super Bowls (2013-14) has become increasingly popular around the league. It helped Atlanta get to the big game last year and was the catalyst for …

Telvin Smith

Chargers facing some big questions heading into 2018

The season ended in disappointment, with the Chargers victims of a four-team tiebreaker that ignored their 54-24 win over the Bills — a team that did …

Younghoe Koo

Packers have clear blueprint to thrive with new defensive coordinator

A second consecutive rough season for the Packers' defense cost coordinator Dom Capers his job after nine years.<p>With Green Bay finishing No. 22 in …

Adrian Clayborn

2017 PFF NFL All-Pro Team

The 2017 NFL regular season is in the books, and while a dozen teams can concentrate on January football for the rest all that is left is to look …

Buffalo Bills

Top regular season takeaway for each NFL team

Now that the 2017 regular season is over and 12 teams are vying for an opportunity to hoist the Lombardi, it’s time to look back at the year that was …

NFL

Reexamining the Patriots-Saints trade for WR Brandin Cooks

This past March, the Patriots and Saints announced a shocking trade: New England sending a first- and third-rounder for 23-year-old (now 24) wide …

New England

Final 2017 Power Rankings

If you’ve taken the time to read my intros throughout the season (I’m not offended if you skip right to the rankings—that’s what they’re there for), …

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