Last Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings defeated the Arizona Cardinals to stay in the NFC North playoff discussion. While the Vikings are now shifting their focus towards their Thanksgiving game against the Detroit Lions, offensive lineman Alex Boone is still talking about the Cardinals.
At this moment, the San Francisco 49ers sit at 1-9, which is the worse record in the NFC right now. With the team already struggling, things got even worse once the news came out about safety Eric Reid missing the rest of the season.
When the Dallas Cowboys drafted linebacker Jaylon Smith in the 2nd round of the 2016 NFL Draft, they knew he wouldn’t be available for the upcoming season. Smith, who was considered a top 10 pick suffered a serious knee in Notre Dame’s bowl game against the Ohio State Buckeyes.
The Indianapolis Colts are set to face-off with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday, but their star player might be watching the game from the sidelines. Quarterback Andrew Luck got hurt during the Colts’ win against the Tennessee Titans and is now in the NFL’s concussion protocol.
Many of you tuned into Monday Night Football last night and watched the Oakland Raiders defeat the Houston Texans 27-20. There was plenty of discussion during this game, where the Raiders were getting a lot of favorable calls from the referees.
On Sunday night, Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins put on a spectacular passing display against the Green Bay Packers. Cousins threw for 375 yards and 3 touchdowns in their 42-24 win, which puts the Redskins record at 6-3-1.
The injury bug hit the Philadelphia Eagles hard during their loss against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. The Eagles lost their top two running backs in this game, which obviously hurt the team offensively.
On Sunday, the nightmare season continued for the San Francisco 49ers after losing to the New England Patriots. That loss now puts the 49ers record at 1-9 which is the worst record in the NFC.
The Baltimore Ravens are kicking themselves after losing 27-17 to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. The Ravens went blow for blow with what many consider the best team in the NFL.
The winless Cleveland Browns already know that their season is over, so the next step is to try to figure out what needs to change this off-season. With Robert Griffin III going down early due to an injury, many feel like the Browns need to look for a franchise quarterback in the NFL Draft.