56-14. You just don’t see scores like that in the NFL very often. Tampa Bay didn’t look like an NFL team last night, not scoring until the fourth quarter. For Atlanta, this was exactly the performance it needed.
Here’s a look at the key fantasy players on both sides, and our recommendation on whether you should start them or sit them in your fantasy lineup.
Week 3’s Thursday night matchup features two NFC South teams that made headlines for all the wrong reasons last season.
When he was drafted by the Houston Oilers in 1985, no-one expected Steve Tasker to last very long in the NFL. He may not have lasted more than one season in Houston, but the minute wide receiver and special teams ace last 12 more with the Buffalo Bills. He knows what it takes overcome adversity, but when it comes to this week’s game on Thursday Night Football, Tasker isn’t sure the Tampa Bay Buccaneers can overcome the strong Atlanta Falcons.
The show opens In Atlanta with some graphic scenes of Marquise Spruill having ACL surgery. If you had never seen an ACL surgery, you were likely surprised by how much of it looks like a combination of space age wizardry combined with Amish carpentry. There is a lot more banging of mallets and turning of screwdrivers than you’d think there should be. The theme of this show will be “setbacks”, with a fitting conclusion in Houston as the Falcons are drubbed in Preseason game #2.
It was an odd stance for Bill O’Brien to take. A disciplinarian. Defending lapses in discipline. But there the Houston Texans head coach was on Sunday, taking an understanding tone when talking about safety D.J. Swearinger’s […]
Bill O’Brien gets almost everything about the NFL’s emphasis on more strictly enforcing its illegal contact and defensive holding rules this season. Everything but that “emphasis” part. “When they say, We’re putting an emphasis on something, […]
D.J. Swearinger likes to talk. A lot. Things we already know. But last night Roddy White added a wrinkle to the narrative: the Atlanta Falcons wide receiver said he thinks the Houston Texans safety has […]
Houston (CBS Houston)– Saturday wasn’t T.J. Yates night; on a night where the former Houston Texans quarterback probably would have wanted it to be. Yates went 4 for 11 for 63 yards with two interceptions for […]
DJ Swearinger’s bravado is not Roddy White’s cup of coffee, apparently. When White, a four-time Pro Bowler, was asked about Swearinger, entering only his second NFL season, and the two flags for unsportsmanlike conduct Swearinger […]