Bengals, Falcons, Titans, Panthers, Raiders: Ranking the 0-2 teams

1. Tennessee Titans Image: Getty Images The most thing concerning the Titans’ blowout loss to the Bills on Monday was the defense’s continued inability to stop the run. Tennessee has allowed the second most yards (339) in the league, ceding six yards per carry, also the second-worst mark in the NFL. I understand that the … Read more

Philadelphia Eagles down Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night

You like that?!Image: Getty Images In a weak NFC, the Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles soundly defeated their Week 1 opponents. They linked up in Philadelphia for a primetime matchup last night. They were the featured attraction for the first ABC/ESPN Monday night doubleheader of the 2022 season. The Eagles entered the season as one … Read more

Lions favored vs. Commanders after 24 straight games as underdogs

The Lions are actually favored to beat Washington in Week 2…let that sink inillustration: Getty Images In back-to-back weeks, the Washington Commanders have circled the drain. In a matchup of turd-bowl franchises racing to the sewers, Sunday’s Week 1 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars, Washington didn’t stink for a change. Sure, Carson Wentz threw a … Read more

Top WR nearly as valuable as top QB

AJ Brown (left)photo: Getty Images Do you remember the wide receiver carousel of the offseason? Do you remember when star wideouts were being moved like they were 30-year-old NBA players with a salary-matching contract (looking at you Trevor Ariza)? Do you remember when teams not to pay their best pass-catchers because they didn’t think they … Read more

Saquon Barkley leads Giants to win over Tennessee Titans

There was a Saquon Barkley sighting in Tennessee.Image: Getty Images Saquon Barkley appears to be ready to be the player that he was at Penn State and during his rookie year with the New York Giants. The No. 2 overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft had his way with the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. … Read more

Steelers Diontae Johnson worth more than a $36.71 extension

Diontae Johnson’s new contract extension doesn’t do his production justice.photo: AP The last of the star wideouts holding out (or in) during contract negotiations, Diontae Johnson finally came to an agreeable contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. For Johnson to hold out longer than the likes of Deebo Samuel and DK Metcalf, it must have been … Read more

DK Metcalf is worth every penny of his new contract

DK Metcalf got his payday, and he deserved it. photo: AP Fourth-year wide receiver DK Metcalf is a pretty polarizing player. Depending on who you ask, Metcalf is either a top-tier talent with elite physical attributes or a deep threat who wouldn’t be able to carry a passing attack without Tyler Lockett on the opposite … Read more

Eagles’ A.J. Brown lays the smackdown on Micah Parsons

AJ Brownphoto: Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles’ new star wide receiver AJ Brown is diving-in headfirst to the NFC East rivalry with the Dallas Cowboys. Brown participated in a charity softball home-run derby hosted by teammate DeVonta Smith. In the final, it was Brown against Micah Parsons, with AJ coming away the victor by one home … Read more

Why the Philadelphia Eagles will win the NFC East

Jalen Hurts has everything around him that he needs to get to the next level.Image: Getty Images The Philadelphia Eagles are getting quite a bit of attention during the offseason. Different pundits have already picked Philly to win the NFC East in 2022 and possibly even make a little noise in the playoffs. Pro Football … Read more

Wide receivers getting huge paydays in NFL

Cooper Kupp is part of the new breed of high-paid receivers.Image: Getty Images There are currently 12 wide receivers in the NFL with contracts that earn them an average annual value of $20 million or more. Nine of those contracts — Chris Godwin, DJ Moore, Cooper Kupp, Davante Adams, Tyreek Hill, Mike Williams, AJ Brown, … Read more