TNF Fantasy Starters: Broncos Vs. Chiefs - Who To Play, Who To PassThursday Night Football gives us an AFC West battle right out of the chute. The Denver Broncos (1-0) take on the Kansas City Chiefs (1-0) in a game that is getting progressively more difficult to predict. Shootout? Defensive battle? It could go either way but you’re covered when it comes to your fantasy lineup.
Injury Report: Oakland A Little Banged Up Heading To Kansas CitySix different Oakland Raiders were unable to practice on Thursday, leaving their statuses for Sunday's game in Kansas City questionable. That could hurt the Silver & Black's chances of securing a season sweep over their reeling AFC West rivals this weekend. But don't worry: Linebacker Sio Moore will be on the field.
Opponent Profile: Chiefs Want Revenge And A Playoff SpotThe Oakland Raiders broke their 16-game losing streak last month against the Kansas City Chiefs at the Coliseum, but now the Silver & Black go to Arrowhead Stadium in Missouri for the rematch. The Chiefs have lost three in a row, and they are on the verge of playoff elimination—they might blame the Raiders for that, so there's going to be some nasty waiting for Oakland this weekend.
Five Things: Chiefs-Raiders Thursday Night RoundupThe Oakland Raiders upset the Kansas City Chiefs last night 24-20 for their first win of the season. With the loss, the Chiefs (7-4) are no longer tied atop the AFC West with the Broncos.
Opponent Profile: Chiefs Hot At the Wrong Time For The RaidersThe Kansas City Chiefs have been playing pretty well lately, as evidenced by their win over the Seattle Seahawks last weekend. Now, they get to the play the first of two games remaining on their schedule against the hapless Oakland Raiders, and if the Silver & Black want to win their first game in more than a year, they'll need to be at their "best"—whatever that is.
49ers Need To Decide What To Do With Vernon DavisIt's time to worry about Vernon Davis. The 49ers tight end has seen his production continue to decrease and has come to light in recent weeks. Is he the player he once was? Or was he never an elite player?
Kaepernick Or Smith? The Debate Is OverFans in the bay area have been debating for 2 years if Alex Smith is the better option at quarterback for the 49ers. After watching he and Colin Kaepernick face each other this past weekend, and looking at how their numbers, it's obvious San Francisco nailed this one.
Team Grades: 49ers Good But Not Great, Beat Chiefs In ThrillerThe 49ers won their second straight game against a good Kansas City team due to ball control. They ran the ball to set up the pass and relied on field goals to outlast a game Chiefs' squad.
Daily Madden: Rumors of Discord, Rivalries Won’t Faze Kaepernick And Smith On SundayCoach Madden thinks the Week 5 matchup between the 49ers and the Chiefs on Sunday will be the best game to watch. Both teams are 2-2 and former 49er Alex Smith is set to return.
Alex Smith Prepares To Face Old 49ers Teammates As Kansas City Visits Levi's Stadium SundayWhen Alex Smith takes the field against the 49ers at Levi's Stadium in a Kansas City uniform Sunday, there will be mixed emotions for everybody involved.
Daily Madden: QBs Shine At Pebble BeachPro golfers and celebrities are playing practice rounds at Pebble Beach today in preparation for Thursday's start of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
Snake-bit Chiefs Fall Short As Defense Fails Repeatedly In Second-half CollapseThe Kansas City Chiefs lost an eighth-straight postseason game on Saturday, losing 45-44 to the Indianapolis Colts after holding a 28-point lead in the third quarter.