Team Grades: 49ers Show Big Improvement In Week 5 Against Giants, Despite Late LossThe San Francisco 49ers did not get blown out in New York by the Giants on Sunday Night Football in Week 5. In fact, the 49ers played so well, they had the lead very late in the 4th quarter. However, a two-time Super Bowl champion QB delivered in the clutch for the Giants, throwing the winning touchdown pass with just 21 seconds left. Overall, though, this was a moral victory for the 49ers even as they dropped to 1-4 on the season.
Keys To Colts Winning AFC Championship Over PatriotsAfter knocking out the Denver Broncos, 24-13, last weekend, the Indianapolis Colts need to focus on key areas to defeat the New England Patriots on Sunday in Foxborough.
Patriots Team Grades: Big Plays Overcome Shortcomings In Win Over RavensA resilient New England team did what was necessary to beat Baltimore.
Brady's Restructured Contract Will Save Cash, But Not Cap Room, For PatriotsNew England's star quarterback has given his team a little more flexibility in spending.
Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Tom Brady, Chris Johnson And Rob GronkowskiWhile the Jets have fallen badly, the Patriots have picked it up with two stellar offensive showings in the last two weeks. Tom Brady has found his rhythm, while tight end Rob Gronkowski is growing more dangerous each week. Here’s a look at the key players on each side and which players belong in your fantasy line-up.
Raiders' Road Just Gets Rougher With Trip To New England In Week 3The Oakland Raiders are 0-2 with no relief in sight, as they travel to New England to take on the Patriots in Week Three. That's not the remedy for what ails the Silver & Black, of course, so it could be an ugly week for the team. Be prepared, Oakland fans, for a disastrous road trip.
Patriots Team Grades: Super Bowl Hopes End With AFC Championship Loss To BroncosThe 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn't overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.
Healthier Patriots Look Forward To Meeting Colts In AFC PlayoffsThe New England Patriots still have some injury concerns, but a first-round playoff bye is allowing the team to do some healing.
Cal Beats Washington State 20-13Shane Vereen ran for 112 yards and two touchdowns, and up-and-down California snapped a six-game road losing streak that dated to last season with a 20-13 win over Washington State on Saturday.
Cal Overwhelms Colorado In RoutKevin Riley threw four touchdown passes and California gave Colorado a rude welcome to what will be its new conference with a 52-7 victory Saturday.