AFC playoff picture: Patriots closing in on clinching
The Patriots haven't clinched a playoff berth just yet, but they may do it as soon as Sunday. And they may clinch home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs soon after that. At 10-0, the Patriots have a whopping five-game lead in the AFC East ...
AFC North 2015: Which team looks the best down the stretch?
The AFC North division title looks to be in reach for only two out of the four teams in the division: The Cincinnati Bengals and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Baltimore Ravens have had a complete disaster of a season mainly due to the injuries they have ...
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Texans' JJ Watt wins AFC Defensive Player of the Week
Watt was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week. It's the first time this season he's won the award and the fifth time in his career. Watt is the second Texans Player of the Week winner this season, as receiver DeAndre Hopkins was named AFC Offensive ...
NFL Playoff Picture: Steelers, Chiefs look good in AFC race
Week 11's results made the battle for AFC wild card spots a whole lot more interesting. With just five teams above .500 in the conference, eight teams are fighting for two slots behind four pretty well-off division leaders. But the teams currently in ...
Tony Romo-led Cowboys' prospects: Can Dallas still take the NFC East?
The Cowboys made up ground in the NFC East race -- as the Redskins (4-6) and Eagles (4-6) both fell on Sunday -- and now sit two games behind the New York Giants (5-5). With six games left in the regular season, including a meeting with undefeated ...
Packers K Mason Crosby named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week
Packers K Mason Crosby has been named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 11 after an historic performance at Minnesota. Crosby was 5-for-5 on field goals, making kicks from 42, 47, 40, 42 and 52 yards. It's the first time in NFL history ...
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Cam Newton takes NFC offensive player of the week
Cam Newton and Jameis Winston each threw five touchdown passes last week, but it seems Winston may not be old enough to win NFC offensive player of the week yet. Newton took the honors for Week 11 over the Buccaneers rookie, which makes him a ...
David NFC's Defensive Player of the Week
Following a stellar performance against the Eagles in Week 11, Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David has been selected as the NFC's Defensive Player of the Week. WATCH: BUCS REWIND VS. EAGLES David recorded six tackles in the Buccaneers' victory, ...