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What exactly were the Giants thinking?

The winter blues have come a bit early for Big Blue. The Giants, 1-7, are heading for another losing season, one that was originally rife with hope. The expectation was one thing, but the reality is another. Now the Big Apple core is rotten from the inside out. It’s hard to remember a time in which a […]

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Drew Brees: Rams' interior D-line is 'unbelievable'

The New Orleans Saints have done a good job of keeping quarterback Drew Brees clean, as the signal-caller has been sacked just nine times entering Week 9’s showdown against the Los Angeles Rams. Brees, however, knows he faces a challenge against Rams defensive tackles Aaron Donald and Ndamukong Suh. The Saints quarterback had to draw […]

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Biggest injury questions for all 32 teams in Week 9

NFL Nation reporters assess the biggest injuries across the league for Week 9. Scan through all 32 teams by division, or click here to jump ahead to your favorite team: AFC EAST Buffalo Bills Bills QB Derek Anderson did not practice Wednesday and remained in the concussion protocol. Coach Sean McDermott said he was “just […]

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Three things to watch for in Week 9 of 'TNF'

I know, I know, but you clicked on the link. You’re here now. Let’s do this together. The Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers meet in a matchup of two teams with two wins combined. It’s been a rough football year in the Bay Area, thanks in part to one devastating ACL injury for one […]

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Maryland fires coach Durkin after reinstatement

The University of Maryland has fired football coach DJ Durkin one day after his reinstatement, the school announced Wednesday evening. In a statement, president Wallace D. Loh said, “Yesterday, the University System of Maryland Board of Regents announced numerous recommendations, including employment decisions about specific personnel on our campus. I accepted the Board’s recommendations. At […]