Opponent Profile: Raiders Look For Sunshine State SweepOakland (5-2) did just that on Sunday, trouncing the host Jacksonville Jaguars 33-16. With the win, Oakland remains atop the AFC West (pending Monday evening's Denver game versus Houston).
49ers Team Grades: Fast Start Fades Into Another Loss For San FranciscoAfter taking a 14-0 lead in the first quarter against the visiting Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the San Francisco 49ers looked like they might be able to break a five-game losing streak. But the Bucs turned it on after the first 15 minutes of play to run away with an easy road win at Levi's Stadium.
Jameis Winston Regrets Not Attending Stanford It’s a thought that might have some Stanford fans salivating – having Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston follow Andrew Luck as the starting quarterback for the Cardinal football team.
Opponent Profile: Improved Buccaneers Head To Levi's Stadium For Week 7 MatchupThe San Francisco 49ers are just 1-5 this season, and now they will host the improved Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 7. These aren't the "same old Bucs", either: Tampa Bay is 2-3 already after winning just six games in all of 2015. While the Bucs have some injury issues on offense, the team still is very capable of coming into Levi's Stadium and leaving with a win.
Fantasy Football: Buccaneers Vs. Rams - Who To Play, Who To PassThe Rams and Buccaneers face off with rookie sensations Jameis Winston and Todd Gurley leading the way for their respective teams.
Heisman Watch: Mariota And Gordon Leading The Race Down Final StretchOregon quarterback Marcus Mariota looks to be the favorite this season, but Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon also has a decent shot to win the award. Everybody else may be playing for third place.
Should The Raiders Play For The No. 1 Pick In The Draft?Right now, the Oakland Raiders are 1-10, and if the season ended today, they'd get the No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. There's not a clear-cut stud or even a lot of depth at the top of the draft next year, so the Silver & Black need to be very smart about their next draft.
Heisman Watch: Marshall's Rakeem Cato Should Be Considered For A Trip To New YorkAs far as numbers go, Rakeem Cato is a very good player, but to make a run to New York, he will have to go on a tear in the second half of the season.
Heisman Watch: Notre Dame's Everett Golson Goes Head-To-Head With Reigning Heisman Winner, Jameis WinstonThere is no disputing which game deserves the Heisman spotlight game this week. Notre Dame and Florida State will offer the biggest stage for a pair of Heisman Trophy candidates, Everett Golson of Notre Dame and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner from Florida State, Jameis Winston.
Heisman Watch: Mississippi State's Dak Prescott Is More Than Tim Tebow 2.0As the season has seen the rise of Mississippi State football, quarterback Dak Prescott has emerged on the scene as one of college football’s best. Is Prescott the best player in college football?
Heisman Watch: Jameis Winston's Repeat Bid Against HistoryAs long as Florida State remains in the College Football Playoff conversation, Jameis Winston will be given plenty of opportunities to create his next Heisman moment.
Heisman Watch: Kenny Hill Thrilled But It Is A Long Season