DeAndre Hopkins

Ten games in, Brandin Cooks says he wants to finish his career with the Patriots - CBSSports.com

The former New Orleans Saints wideout leads the NFL in 40-yard catches with New England<p>Brandin Cooks is only 10 games into his New England Patriots …

Football (U.S.)

Fantasy football rankings 2017: Wide receivers in PPR leagues for NFL Week 12

The SB Nation fantasy staff rounds up the rankings for the top 50 wide receivers in PPR leagues for Week 12.<p>So, how about Adam Thielen last week, eh? Yeah, he’s still near the top of our list. And he doesn’t appear to be leaving anytime soon.<p>Expectations on Michael Thomas and Mike Evans are a …

Sports

Ravens news, notes and opinions on pending offensive free agents and Alex Collins' workload

With the Ravens in the thick of the postseason race, it’s still a bit early to speculate on the pending changes this offseason for their struggling …

John Harbaugh

Houston Texans vs. Baltimore Ravens odds: Picks from expert with 3 straight Texans wins - CBSSports.com

Micah Roberts has the pulse of Bill O'Brien's team and just made a strong play for 'Monday Night Football'<p>Week 12 of the NFL ends with the Baltimore …

Football (U.S.)

Week 12 fantasy options most helped and hurt by the blitz

There were 17 blitz touchdowns in Week 11, the most since Week 6, and several could foreshadow the next generation of security blanket tight ends. …

Football (U.S.)

AFC Playoff Picture: Baltimore Ravens slide into #6 seed, for now

Week 11 saw some crushing games in the playoff race, and some hopes get rekindled.<p>On Thursday the Pittsburgh Steelers dominated Tennessee, picking …

Nathan Peterman

Ranking Pittsburgh Steelers' Best Individual Performances Through 11 Weeks

With the Pittsburgh Steelers sitting relatively comfortably atop the AFC with an 8-2 record, there has been no shortage of impressive individual performances by the team's top starters. On offense and defense, Pittsburgh has boasted numerous players who have stood out in particular weeks and in …

Le'Veon Bell

Preparing For New England

Jarvis Landrynow stands third in the NFL in receptions with 67, three behind new league leader Antonio Brown and one behind Larry Fitzgerald of the …

New England

Terrelle Pryor Bet on Himself and Lost, but He’s Still the Same Wideout He Was in Cleveland

The Redskins are the home of the most clear success story of what can happen when a player bets on himself and wins. Washington quarterback Kirk …

NFL

Bill O'Brien speaks out on DeAndre Hopkins offensive pass interference calls

Arizona Cardinals are early birds at Thanksgiving dinner for those in need

Carson Palmer joins Arizona Cardinals players to serve Early Bird Thanksgiving Dinner to roughly 500 people at Phoenix Rescue Mission.

Arizona

NFL MVP poll: Why it's Carson Wentz's award to lose

There's a pair of pretty clear front-runners in the MVP race right now, but other than the position they play and the way they're playing it, our top …

Le'Veon Bell

Fantasy football waiver wire advice: Wide receiver 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 Nigh</i><i>t Foo</i><i>t</i><i>ball</i>game remaining. Most fantasy football leagues will …

Cooper Kupp

Blaine Gabbert and Tom Savage, I owe you an apology

I assumed these quarterbacks would be terrible on Sunday. I was wrong.<p>I’m sure I wasn’t alone in expecting Sunday’s matchup between Blaine Gabbert and Tom Savage to be terrible. But I was wrong, and I owe those guys an apology.<p>Savage did enough for the Texans to get his team the 31-21 win. And …

Blaine Gabbert

Speed to burn: Cooks, Brady team up to form most productive deep-ball combo

The first came in the second quarter, when Brandin Cooks turned on afterburners to beat a Raiders double team and glide underneath a Tom Brady heave …

New England

Scouting the Falcons vs Seahawks matchup with 12th Man Rising

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 14: Deion Jones<p>Atlanta Falcons will take on the Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football. This matchup has playoff …

Sports

18 observations: Texans defeat the Cardinals

<b>Sign up for your chance to attend a Football 101 LIVE event with John Harris</b><br>There’s nothing like a hard earned, hard fought win. The Texans had lost …

D'Onta Foreman

Kevin Johnson injured once again

Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images<p>The Houston Texans can’t rely on cornerback Kevin Johnson staying healthy.<p>Some NFL players can never seem to stay …

Will Fuller

Seahawks vs. Falcons: Prediction and how to watch

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 14: Russell Wilson (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)<p>The Seahawks are 6-3 and a win can tie them for first in the NFC …

NFL

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.)

Texans' DeAndre Hopkins, Tom Savage highlight sounds of the week

Listen to the funniest soundbites from Week 11 of the NFL, inlcuding why DeAndre Hopkins thought about "going to ballerina school" before the start of

Sports

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

Vandermeer's View: Dre Day drama

Grinding through some demons and perhaps getting inspiration on Andre Johnson day, the Texans broke a three game slide and beat Arizona 31-21.<p>Tom …

D'Onta Foreman

Texans aftermath

Posted by Darren Urban on November 19, 2017 – 4:25 pm<p>The focus going in to Sunday’s game was the quarterback. That made sense. The Cardinals were on …

Adrian Peterson

TRANSACTIONS: Texans claim RB Andre Ellington

D'Onta Foreman scored two touchdowns in a breakout performance against the Arizona Cardinals, but was immediately carted off the field following his …

D'Onta Foreman

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.)

Tom Savage "mentally tough" in W over Cardinals

Tom Savageand the Texans triumphed Sunday against the Cardinals, 31-21.<p>According to head coach Bill O'Brien, the fourth-year quarterback didn't …

Heading to Clemson-USC game, former Tiger & Gamecock receivers team up for an NFL win

Even without former Clemson quarterback around to throw him the ball, DeAndre Hopkins continues to distinguish himself as one of the best receivers …

College Football

Refocused: Houston Texans 31, Arizona Cardinals 21

In a battle teams playing without their starting quarterbacks, the Houston Texans outlasted the Arizona Cardinals, 31-21, on the heels of strong …

Football (U.S.)

Fantasy football start/sit advice, Week 11: Wide receivers

We break down the top starting options at wide receiver this week, along with some players who should be avoided.<p>Week 11 of the fantasy football season is here, and we're back with another crop of start/sit options. We have a nice set of data about each team through six weeks, and can make informed …

Tyreek Hill