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Broncos, Chiefs and the Saints: Team With the Best Shot at Going Undefeated?

Broncos, Chiefs and the Saints: Team With the Best Shot at Going Undefeated?

As the NFL enters Week 6, three teams remain undefeated: the Denver Broncos, the Kansas Chiefs and the New Orleans Saints. It’s always a huge feat to go undefeated week-to-week but to do so for an entire season is even less frequent as the 1972 Miami Dolphins were the last team to do so. With

Are We Witnessing a Quarterback Renaissance in Fantasy Football?

On Thursday, Week 3 will kick off for the NFL and this means it’s a third opportunity for you to find success with your fantasy teams. Sometimes that’s easier said than done but so far this year, there appears to be one trusty weapon for any team: the quarterback. In Week 1, there were 20

Ranking Top Ten Fantasy Football Quarterbacks of 2013

With NFL quarterbacks passing more and more each season, this position in fantasy football is as important–if not more–than ever. According to NFL.com, last season 18 quarterbacks had more than 500 pass attempts with six players at more than 600 and one exceeding 700 attempts (Detroit Lions Matthew Stafford). But this doesn’t necessarily change things

Saints Roll Over Struggling Eagles 28-13

With both teams desperately needing wins, the New Orleans Saints (3-5) were the winners on Monday night, defeating the Eagles (3-5), 28-13. Many would say it’s nice to see the Saints get a win but really, the game was about the Eagles who continue with a season full of challenges. Nothing seems to be going

Broncos Manning Bangs Up Thumb But Preseveres, Vick to Be Benched?

In Sunday night’s battle of the two talented NFL quarterbacks, Denver Broncos Peyton Manning was clearly the winner over the New Orleans Saints (2-5) quarterback Drew Brees. Manning led his team to a 34-14 win over the Saints and did so with a banged-up thumb in the second quarter. The player hit a Saints’ defensive

Broncos Manning Still Struggles, Battle of the Quarterbacks

After undergoing a few neck surgeries and missing last season, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is back. He’s having a good season even if his team is 3-3. To-date, Manning is 154 for 227, 1808 yards, 14 touchdowns and four interceptions. According to ProFootballTalk, the quarterback is on pace for the following: throwing a career-high 4,821 passing

Nielsen Poll Cites Best/Least Liked NFL Players

In a recent Nielsen/E-Poll, it ranked the 10 most and 10 least popular NFL players. By taking a look at the list, you may not be surprised by it. Let’s start at the top. Who’s the NFL’s most-liked player? Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Troy Polumalu. His appeal rating came in at 63%. Who’s is on the

Americans Still Love Football, Suspended Saints to Attend Sunday’s Game

So much for the referee lockout affecting the popularity of the NFL; fans still love it. In an new Harris Poll conducted within three days after the Monday Night Football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks, it showed that 59 percent of the country are football followers; this represents a record number. I

New Orleans Saints Lose Again, Cardinals Kolb Sticks it to the Eagles

Is it a coincidence or not that the New Orleans Saints are now 0-3 and this all comes without their head coach Sean Payton in the 2012 season? Sitting with an 18-point lead in the third quarter on Sunday, the Saints slowly saw their lead crumble against the Kansas City Chiefs and at the end