Alshon Jeffery suspended four games for PED violation

Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has been suspended without pay for the next four games for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances. In a statement released Monday, Jeffery said he took a "recommended supplement" to battle inflammation, and that it contained an ingredient on the league's banned substance list. "I take full responsibility … Continue reading Alshon Jeffery suspended four games for PED violation

NFL Week 10 Recap: Denver Broncos (7-3) 25 at New Orleans (4-5) 23

Denver's Justin Simmons used a perfectly timed leap over the offensive line to block an extra-point kick that would have given New Orleans a late lead, Will Parks ran it back 84 yards for a defensive 2-point conversion, and the Broncos pulled out a wild 25-23 victory over the Saints on Sunday. The decisive play … Continue reading NFL Week 10 Recap: Denver Broncos (7-3) 25 at New Orleans (4-5) 23

NFL Week 10 Recap: Atlanta Falcons (6-4) 15 at Philadelphia Eagles (5-4) 24

Ryan Mathews ran for 108 yards and two touchdowns, a tenacious defense held down the league's highest-scoring offense and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Atlanta Falcons 24-15 on Sunday. Carson Wentz threw for 231 yards and led the Eagles (5-4) to a comeback victory for the first time this season. Caleb Sturgis made three field … Continue reading NFL Week 10 Recap: Atlanta Falcons (6-4) 15 at Philadelphia Eagles (5-4) 24

NFL Week 10 Recap: Kansas City Chiefs (7-2) 20 at Carolina Panthers (3-6) 17

Marcus Peters stripped Kelvin Benjamin with 20 seconds left, Cairo Santos kicked a 37-yard field goal as time expired, and the Kansas City Chiefs overcame a 17-point deficit to top the Carolina Panthers 20-17 on Sunday. The game was tied when Benjamin caught a pass from Cam Newton, and Peters ripped the ball from his … Continue reading NFL Week 10 Recap: Kansas City Chiefs (7-2) 20 at Carolina Panthers (3-6) 17

NFL Week 10 Recap: Green Bay Packers (4-5) 25 at Tennessee Titans (5-5) 47

Tennessee coach Mike Mularkey gambled on the opening play, wanting to send a message to his Titans to be as aggressive as possible. They didn't recover the onside kick. The Titans did little else wrong the rest of the game. Marcus Mariota threw for 295 yards and four touchdowns and the Titans routed Green Bay … Continue reading NFL Week 10 Recap: Green Bay Packers (4-5) 25 at Tennessee Titans (5-5) 47

NFL Week 10 Recap: Chicago Bears (2-7) 10 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-5) 36

Jameis Winston kept retreating toward his own goal line, seemingly in disregard for the best interests of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The second-year quarterback often is at his best when he's improvising, though, and the first overall pick from the 2015 draft kept scrambling into the end zone and back out before heaving a 38-yard … Continue reading NFL Week 10 Recap: Chicago Bears (2-7) 10 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-5) 36

NFL Week 10 Recap: Minnesota Vikings (5-4) 20 at Washington Redskins (5-3-1) 26

Kirk Cousins threw for two touchdowns, Preston Smith had two sacks and a game-altering interception, and the Washington Redskins beat the Minnesota Vikings 26-20 on Sunday for their first victory in almost a month. Washington (5-3-1) got all of its second-half points off the foot of Dustin Hopkins, who hit four field goals, including a … Continue reading NFL Week 10 Recap: Minnesota Vikings (5-4) 20 at Washington Redskins (5-3-1) 26