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Carolina (5-5; 5-5 ATS) at New Orleans (8-2; 7-3 ATS) Early line: Saints (minus-9.5 points). Total: …
In an effort to counter Nebraska's spread offense, UW used a 3-3-5 defense (three linemen, three linebackers and five defensive backs) on 21 plays last week.
The New York Giants are a bit of a puzzle right now, seemingly in rebuilding mode behind a rookie quarterback in Daniel Jones who came to the NFL six months ago as the sixth overall pick in the draft, and like the Bears’ Mitch Trubisky, bringing some…
LINCOLN — Nebraska offensive coordinator Troy Walters, who doubles as NU’s receivers coach, hasn’t gushed with praise this season over his position group. NU has struggled to get four consistent receivers on the field, and one of Walters’ top performers, Wan’Dale Robinson, has been borrowed at running back.
LINCOLN — Hot hands. Learning curves. Attrition. Ryan Held has dealt with all of it during his second season as Nebraska’s running backs coach.
Kirk Ferentz on recruiting, Tristan Wirfs on a list of semifinalists for a major award and Lovie Smith on the Hawkeyes, all part of today’s Hawkeye 10@10.
Coming off their bye week, the Packers have positioned themselves well in the crowded NFC playoff chase, but that's really all they've accomplished to date. Their performance from here on out is the only thing that matters.
If there's a playoff rematch, it would almost certainly be at Lambeau Field if the Packers managed to beat San Francisco on Sunday night and improve to 9-2.
UW is using the jet sweep — in which a receiver runs across the formation and is near the quarterback at the time of the snap — to its advantage this season.
The NFL announced the 20 finalists Wednesday, and 10 of them will make the team. A 26-member voting panel is making the choices.
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AUBURN — The fourth quarter Auburn played against Georgia this past Saturday gives head coach Gus Malzahn hope that this offense, his offense, can still be successful against the nation’s best defenses.
In a game where he had a long stretch on the bench due to foul trouble, the junior still delivered with 21 points and eight rebounds (both season-highs) in Missouri's win.
Nebraska true freshman running back/wide receiver Wan'Dale Robinson was not in pads Wednesday when the Huskers left practice.
TUSCALOOSA — From his spot as the team’s deep safety, Jared Mayden’s eyes widened as fellow Alabama defensive back Trevon Diggs leapt into the midday sky in front of him.
BOISE — The Boise State football team found out very quickly in last year’s matchup just how fast Utah State’s offense likes to push the tempo.
Justin Smith is a 6-foot-7 loudmouth who loves to joke around and get to know his teammates, and even though he rarely played in five years at MU, he will have his moment Saturday.
The Bears elevated undrafted rookie TE Jesper Horsted from the practice squad to the 53-man roster Wednesday, potential help at one of the more disappointing positions in Matt Nagy's moribund offense.
Matt Nagy reiterated his desire Wednesday to stick with injured QB Mitch Trubisky as the Bears starter as long as Trubisky is healthy enough to play, and the embattled quarterback took a significant step toward that shared goal by practicing in full …
Cats Stats: A preponderance of third-and-longs and a familiar field-position deficit doomed the UA at Oregon – which is the North Division’s version of Utah.
LINCOLN — Nebraska is on a four-game losing skid. Defensive coordinator Erik Chinander said most of it has come via self-inflicted wounds.
"It's just a way for me to try to connect more directly to you," the former Wisconsin Badgers star said in a video posted to Twitter on Tuesday night.
Pro Football Weekly’s Power Rankings are updated every Tuesday during the NFL’s regular season and intended to rank teams based on their talent and performance to date. Rankings will change each week because of personnel changes, injuries and perform…
The idea or suggestions that the problems with the Bears’ offense all start, stop and revolve around quarterback Mitch Trubisky are simply dead wrong.
The Packers enter Sunday night’s game ranked 25th in the 32-team NFL in total run defense (126.9 yards per game) and tied for 27th in yards allowed per rush (4.8).
Nebraska true freshman Ty Robinson played himself into more snaps in his college debut against Wisconsin, serving as a key piece of the young core on the defensive line.
Parker Gabriel examines the separation created by two teams in both divisions of the Big Ten in this week's power rankings.