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NFL Black Monday Watch: Marvin Lewis Out in Cincy After 16 Seasons

UPDATE: We're up to eight coaches out. Mike McCarthy, Hue Jackson, Vance Joseph, Steve Wilks, Adam Gase, Marvin Lewis, Dirk Koetter, Todd Bowles Welcome to one of the strangest few days in sports. One day 32 head coaches are donning the sidelines. The next several of many of those coaches are unemployed, along with assistants and general managers.  ...

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2018 Year-in-Review: The Most Memorable Touchdown Celebrations

All season long I've been tracking the best celebrations of each week. We hope watching grown men joyously revel in their small victories has brought a bevy of smiles.  After studying the celebrations since September I am thrilled to bring you the best celebration in 2018. Note: These are all  in-game time celebrations I did not include postgame ce...

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The Violator: My Emotional Farewell to the Oakland Raiders

Wayne Mabry has been a Raiders season ticket holder since 1987, and was one of the four original members of the The Black Hole, the ubiquitous group of die-hard fans donning spikes, masks and a lifetime supply of black and silver face makeup that have made them fixtures on television broadcasts. When the Raiders ditched Los Angeles for Oakland in 199...

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🎙Football Date Night: Picturing the Playoffs

Melissa and Dave spend this week’s playoff picture-focused date night jumping all over the NFL with just a week left in the regular season. They start by agreeing that Russell Wilson was in many ways Patrick Mahomes before Mahomes was in the league and ponder how potent the Seahawks will be in the playoffs. The duo then project what will happen in Wee...

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2018 Year-in-Review: Best Written NFL Pieces

As the year winds down, we are spotlighting the various ways the NFL moved us this year. Today we present our favorite NFL written pieces. These features brought to life compelling players, explored how football intersects with life, politics and society and brought to life stories that were dripping with suspense. This list is, of course, subjective an...

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Fantasy Football Week 16: Complete Player Rankings By Position

We have made it, folks. For most of you, Week 16 means fantasy championships. Last week's less-than-ideal offensive regression across the board stymied many rosters. Hopefully yours survived and is vying for that golden trophy or cash or simple bragging rights. For those who play in Week 17, we will have rankings for you next week. But for everyone e...

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A Ring, Dancing and Movie Memories: The Best Celebrations of Week 15

The biggest celebrations in football come after impressive wins and big time game moments, but some players use their victories on the field to help them in off the field endeavors. We saw a moment this weekend exactly like that involving a ring! Plus, the Titans came up with a new way to celebrate that everyone loved, the Bears brought back "Club Dub...

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