Sam Bradford

The best quarterbacks who could change teams in 2018

NFL teams will do just about anything -- short of signing Colin Kaepernick, apparently -- to assuage their quarterback desperation.<p>The madness will …

Eli Manning

Vikings' injuries to offensive line mounting and big plays dwindling

Charlotte, N.C. – In 2016, the Vikings were inspiring visions of a Super Bowl run before they traveled to the East Coast and lost to a contender as …

Case Keenum

Predicting when college basketball's seven undefeated teams will lose

Another bloodbath of a week in college basketball saw three top-five teams lose to teams outside the KenPom top 75. Amid all the upsets, seven teams …

College Basketball

U.S. feds shut down $2.5M survivor pools: report

You think you’re in a big-money NFL picks, fantasy or survivor pool, do you? Yeah right.<p>ESPN reports that U.S. federal agents have shut down a …

Ryan Shazier

‘Confident’ Vikings going for sixth straight road win on Sunday at Carolina

If the Vikings don’t end up with home-field advantage throughout the playoffs, Mike Zimmer might not get too bent out of shape.<p>The Vikings (10-2) …

Jerick McKinnon

Notable numbers from Mayfield's Heisman Trophy victory

Baker Mayfield of Oklahoma won the 83rd Heisman Trophy in one of the most lopsided votes in in the history of the award.<p>Some notable facts and numbers about Mayfield's victory:<p>— Sixth Oklahoma player to win the award, joining Billy Vessels (1952), Steve Owens (1969), Billy Sims (1978), Jason White …

College Football

2017 NFL Predictions: Super Bowl, Awards and #1 Pick Expectations

SEATTLE, WA – DECEMBER 03: Quarterback Russell Wilson<p>The true meat of the season is set to begin and so the 2017 NFL predictions must begin again, …

NFL

Who Won the Heisman Trophy in 2016?

The Heisman Trophy winner in 2016 was Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson.<p>In his sophomore season for the Cardinals, Jackson racked up 3,390 passing …

College Football

Sign Jimmy Garoppolo NOW

Jimmy Garoppolo is a franchise quarterback. But he might not be San Francisco’s franchise quarterback unless they sign him to a long term contract …

Jimmy Garoppolo

Tim Tebow thought he was going to repeat as the Heisman winner

When Tim Tebow won the Heisman Trophy following the 2007 season, he became the first underclassman to win college football’s most prestigious …

Tim Tebow

Eagles' Carson Wentz, Rams' Jared Goff quickly entering class of playoff-caliber quarterbacks

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The NFL schedule came out in April. The Los Angeles Rams brain trust received a call from an NFL executive going through their …

Philadelphia

The 6 top-rated NFL free agents for 2018

Chicago Bears

Reimer: Let's hope Roger Goodell's absurd contract extension finally forces NFL players to stand up for themselves

NFL players allowed the league’s avaricious owners to swipe gross amounts of revenue from them during the last round of collective bargaining …

Roger Goodell

Carson Wentz's completion percentage ha w dropped but it's not an issue

Dec 06,2017<p>From his rookie year to now, Carson Wentz has developed his game across the board. Whether he’s judged by the eye test or his stats, the improvement of Wentz from year one to year two is evident.<p>But, as Wentz has started to come into his own in the NFL, his completion percentage has …

Carson Wentz

Jared Goff and Carson Wentz are excited about first meeting on the field

They will be forever linked as quarterbacks selected No. 1 and No. 2 in the 2016 NFL draft.<p>They share the same agents, remain in contact via occasional text messages and track each other from afar.<p>Jared Goff of the Rams and Carson Wentz of the Philadelphia Eagles will play against each other Sunday …

Jared Goff

Mayfield, Love, Jackson

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, Stanford running back Bryce Love and Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson are the finalists for The Associated Press college football Player of the Year.<p>The winner will be announced Thursday. The finalists are the same as those for the Heisman Trophy, which will …

College Football

Keenum, Vikings can clinch NFC North with win over Panthers

Case Keenum's improbable season has the Minnesota Vikings thinking playoffs.<p>Keenum entered the league as an undrafted rookie in 2012, one year after …

Case Keenum

Picking the best Super Bowl matchup and a player to rescue

<i>Welcome to the Wednesday War Room, where Yahoo Sports’ football minds kick around the prime topics of the day. Today, we’re talking about rescuing</i> …

Devin Funchess

Rank's 11 Week 14 Sleepers: Grab Marquise Goodwin

<b>Who is a good quarterback to use? Jimmy Garoppolo</b><p>Earlier this season. A lot of us all jumped on the Sam Bradford bandwagon. I mean really jumped on …

Marquise Goodwin

NFL MVP poll: The GOAT is back on top

It's a big week for the MVP poll. Two of the top three candidates played each other on Sunday night, when one outplayed the other. And while there's …

Case Keenum

Making the case for Keenum as the 2017 NFL MVP

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 03: Case Keenum<p>The Minnesota Vikings quarterback proving to everyone he is more than a backup in 2017 and has the possibility …

NFL

3 Stats That Illustrate How Good Vikings Have Been In 2017

The Kansas City Chiefs started the season hot before fading badly. The New England Patriots stumbled a bit out of the gate before once again morphing …

Case Keenum

NFL Overreactions: Vikings will play Super Bowl at home

The Vikings will be the first team to play a Super Bowl at home. Case Keenum, who became the starter when Sam Bradford was injured and still has to …

Case Keenum

Jared Goff Reaches 3,000 Yards Passing

In his second season, QB Jared Goff became the first Rams quarterback to reach 3,000 yards passing since 2012 in Sunday's 32-16 victory over the …

Jared Goff

Heisman Watch 2017: Latest Odds and Predictions in Race For Top Award

Igniting a debate over any topic in college football has been an easy thing to do, especially in the month.<p>However, the one matter that has experienced little controversy revolves around the Heisman Trophy winner.<p>Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield is set to become the sixth Oklahoma player to earn the award …

College Football

Oklahoma football: Notable numbers from OU’s 11th Big 12 championship

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 2: Marquise Brown<p>For the third consecutive season and the 11th time in the last 18, Oklahoma football is the best the Big 12 …

College Football

Rams roll past Cardinals, sweep bitter division rivals

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Toward the end, you could clearly make out the "Cooop" chants for Cooper Kupp, the Los Angeles Rams' rookie slot receiver. …

Cooper Kupp

Rams Trounce Cardinals, 32-16: Seven Stats to Know

Check out seven key stats from the Rams 32-16 victory over the Cardinals in Week 13.

Cooper Kupp

Case Keenum is officially a breakout star, and the Vikings are real contenders

ATLANTA — It’s time to stop trying to figure it out and wondering when it will end. It’s time to accept that Case Keenum is, legitimately, a standout NFL quarterback — at least for the duration of a 2017 season starved for feel-good stories on the field to distract from the turbulence occurring off …

Sports

Oklahoma routs TCU in Big 12 Championship Game: 3 takeaways

The Oklahoma Sooners are the champions of the Big 12 after defeating TCU and this is what it means for Baker Mayfield and company.<p>Oklahoma raced out …

College Football