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Sep 18, 2019

Fantasy football Week 3 rankings
Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell, Stephania Bell and Tristan H. Cockcroft for Week 3.

ESPN NFL
Sep 18, 2019

In video chat, Gordon says he'll play 'somewhere'
In a video chat with his Instagram followers on Tuesday, Chargers running back holdout Melvin Gordon said it would be "a waste of talent" if he didn't play this season.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Fan gets Odell Beckham Jr. autograph tattooed after Monday Night Football
Odell Beckham Jr.'s homecoming at MetLife Stadium on Monday night wasn't just memorable for the Cleveland Brown's star. One lucky fan is the proud new owner of one-of-a-kind OBJ autograph ink. Yep, dreams do come true.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Chargers fill TE need, sign veteran Kendricks
The Chargers, who are without tight end Hunter Henry due to a knee injury, have signed veteran Lance Kendricks following his recent release from the Patriots.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Sources: Chargers sign veteran TE Kendricks
The Chargers, who are without tight end Hunter Henry due to a knee injury, have signed veteran Lance Kendricks, sources told ESPN.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Jets' Darnold feeling better; goal is Week 5 return
Sam Darnold said he didn't feel 100 percent during the Jets' season-opening loss to the Bills and he isn't sure how he got mononucleosis.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Lions claim Giants RB Perkins, release Anderson
The Detroit Lions have been awarded running back Paul Perkins via waivers from the New York Giants and have released C.J. Anderson.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

LT Wynn placed on IR in another blow to Pats' OL
In yet another blow to their offensive line, the Patriots on Tuesday placed starting left tackle Isaiah Wynn on injured reserve with a toe injury. He could return later in the season.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Sources: Eagles' D-Jax out 2 weeks with strain
Eagles wideout DeSean Jackson opted against having surgery to treat his abdominal strain so he can return to action as soon as possible.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Brees to have thumb surgery on Wednesday
After having his injured passing hand examined by two specialists, Saints QB Drew Brees has decided to have surgery Wednesday in Los Angeles.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Ramsey wants to play vs. Titans 'if I'm still here'
Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey said he wants to play against the Titans and continue to support his teammates if he is not traded by Thursday night.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Vinatieri: Trying to get 'demons' out of my head
Colts' kicker Adam Vinatieri only missed three extra point attempts last season, something he's already done in two games this year.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Steelers confident Roethlisberger returns in 2020
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said the team is comfortable in its belief that Ben Roethlisberger can return in 2020 after the quarterback said Monday that he is determined to return stronger than ever.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Jets' Siemian lost for season; Darnold 'better'
Luke Falk will make his first career start Sunday vs. the Patriots after the Jets lost backup QB Trevor Siemian to a serious ankle injury. Regular starter Sam Darnold (mono) continues to improve but won't return until Week 5 at the earliest.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Athletes' signature moves that changed the game
Sure, plenty of athletes have go-to moves, but every once and awhile they bring us something different -- A move that changes the game entirely and becomes synonymous with a name.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

What they're saying about Giants' decision to start Jones
The Giants made the switch, replacing Manning with their top draft pick in 2019 and there are no shortage of opinions about the move.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Fins GM on rebuild: We're trying to build winner
In his first public comments since the 2019 draft, Dolphins general manager Chris Grier said the Laremy Tunsil and Minkah Fitzpatrick trades were unexpected but unique opportunities.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Should Eli Manning make the Hall of Fame? NFL experts cast their votes
With Eli Manning replaced as starter in New York, we asked our NFL experts if the Giants quarterback should make the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Jets, Fins biggest underdogs since replacements
Not since the use of replacement players in 1987 have two games had 20-point spreads in the same week, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Jets, Fins historic underdogs vs. Pats, Cowboys
Not since the use of replacement players in 1987 have two games had 20-point spreads in the same week, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

QB Newton's status unclear after reinjuring foot
Cam Newton aggravated a foot injury, leaving his status for Week 3 up in the air.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Eagles are looking into Jalen Ramsey, but there's much to weigh
Cornerback is a priority position, and the early returns this season suggest the Eagles (1-1) could use some help, but is the cost worth it?

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

The Smiths go to Green Bay: Preston, Za'Darius thrive with Packers
So far, it's been money -- and a lot of it -- well spent by the Packers on the Smiths, who are tight off the field and making a big impact on it.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Giants bench Eli, elevate Jones to starting QB
Rookie Daniel Jones, the sixth overall pick in this year's draft, has been named the starting quarterback of the Giants.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Sources: Cowboys' Woods has high ankle sprain
Cowboys safety Xavier Woods has a high ankle sprain, sources tell ESPN's Todd Archer.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Hold everything: Offensive infraction up 66% YOY
The two-week total for NFL offensive holding penalties is at 178 -- a 66% increase from the same time period last season -- and has powered a 16.2% increase in total penalties over 2018.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Projected 2020 NFL draft order: Who has the No. 1 pick?
The Dolphins could have two top-10 picks, plus a first-round pick in the 20s. Here's what the 1-32 projection looks like now.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Jets turn to Falk as Siemian (ankle) set for MRI
Jets starting QB Trevor Siemian was replaced by Luke Falk after suffering a left ankle injury midway through the second quarter Monday night. Siemian, spotted in the locker room with crutches and a walking boot, will have an MRI on Tuesday.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Jalen Ramsey's talent not enough to justify headache for Jaguars
Ramsey wants out, and while his talent is undeniable, the Jaguars' high-maintenance relationship with their star corner is not healthy anymore.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Daniel Jones is right quarterback for Giants -- right now
It's time for New York to stop delaying the inevitable and find out if its prized rookie can make the sputtering franchise a contender again.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Jets doomed by bad football, bad QB luck -- and it will get worse
With the Jets now 0-2, down to their third-string QB and facing a brutal upcoming stretch on the schedule, the playoffs already seem out of reach.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Barnwell: All the fallout from the Big Ben and Brees injuries
The Steelers quarterback is out for the season, while the Saints QB could miss six games. Here's what's next for both franchises.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Baker Mayfield and the new world of expectations in Cleveland
The Browns have high hopes. Yes, the Browns. And it's not because of OBJ. It's because of the franchise QB. Is he ready to be a legend? Another Browns legend thinks so.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Week 2 NFL QB awards: Trubisky's drastic step backward
In this week's superlatives, we express concern for Mitchell Trubisky, appreciate the historic ineffectiveness of Miami's duo and more.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

'Blessed' OBJ torches Jets in return to MetLife
In his first game at MetLife Stadium since being traded by the Giants, Odell Beckham Jr. finished with six receptions and 161 yards in the Browns' 23-3 win over the Jets.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. puts Jets away in return to New York
Beckham dashed 89 yards for a game-clinching touchdown in the third quarter of Cleveland's 23-3 victory Monday night.

ESPN NFL
Sep 17, 2019

Patriots' D could match 1937 Bears by holding Jets without a TD
New England, which hasn't allowed a TD in 12 quarters dating back to Super Bowl LIII, might have its best defense in Bill Belichick's 20-year tenure.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Steelers get Fins DB Fitzpatrick for 1st-round pick
Defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick has been traded by the Dolphins to the Steelers, with a 2020 first-round pick going to Miami.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Sources: Steelers get DB Fitzpatrick from 'Fins
Minkah Fitzpatrick's agent requested last week that the Dolphins trade the second-year player, who was the 11th overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Sources: Steelers get DB Fitzpatrick from Fins
Minkah Fitzpatrick's agent requested last week that the Dolphins trade the second-year player, who was the 11th overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Saints starting MLB Anzalone placed on IR
Starting middle linebacker Alex Anzalone was placed on injured reserve with an unspecified injury.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Ramsey wants out of Jacksonville, asks for trade
Jags CB Jalen Ramsey has let the team know he wants out of Jacksonville. This comes a day after a sideline incident with coach Doug Marrone

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Colts to stick with struggling Vinatieri as kicker
Colts coach Frank Reich said Monday the team will not be making a change at kicker, despite Adam Vinatieri's woeful start to the season.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Steelers' move for Minkah Fitzpatrick bold, calculated -- and a bit desperate
The Steelers feel strongly enough about Fitzpatrick's talent to justify giving up any pick the team can muster in April's draft. It's risky.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

AB's lawyer denies new sexual misconduct claim
The attorney for Antonio Brown denies that another accusation of sexual misconduct happened.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Lawyer: AB denies new sexual misconduct claim
The attorney for Antonio Brown denies that another accusation of sexual misconduct happened.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Fangio still bothered by key calls against Broncos
A day after the Broncos lost to the Bears with the help of two key calls that went against them in the final minute, coach Vic Fangio still didn't agree with the calls but said it's his team's job to win the game despite the officiating.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Josh Allen among top free-agent finds for Week 3
Need an impact player others might be overlooking? Here are the top options available on waiver wires in most ESPN fantasy leagues.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Cowboys WR Gallup set for knee surgery Tuesday
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Gallup will have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Tuesday that could force him to miss 2-4 weeks.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Sources: Cowboys' Gallup faces knee surgery
Cowboys wide receiver Michael Gallup is facing arthroscopic knee surgery that could force him to miss two to four weeks, according to multiple sources.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Shurmur not committing to Eli as Week 3 starter
Giants coach Pat Shurmur was noncommittal Monday about Eli Manning being his starting quarterback this week on the road against the Buccaneers.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Cowboys DE Charlton wants team to release him
Cowboys defensive end Taco Charlton wants the team to release him since he isn't getting playing time.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Fires! Floods! Bees! On-field fire at Colts-Titans is the latest stadium mishap
The Tennessee Titans came out on fire in Week 2 -- literally -- but they weren't the first team to have something go wrong before or during a game. We investigated other mishaps across sports.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Browns DE to play vs. Jets after girlfriend's death
Browns defensive end Chris Smith, whose girlfriend died last week, is planning to play in Monday Night Football against the Jets.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

With Drew Brees out, Teddy Bridgewater's Saints audition begins
Bridgewater has underwhelmed in New Orleans, but with six weeks to start he'll have his best opportunity yet to hit his stride and show what he can do.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

What Steelers' offense looks like with 'mad man' QB Mason Rudolph
With Ben Roethlisberger out for the season, Rudolph gets a full year to audition for his future. The Steelers think the offense can still work well.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Big Ben out for season but Conner is OK
Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Big Ben out for season but RB Conner is OK
Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Big Ben to have season-ending elbow surgery
Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Sources: Brees surgery likely, could miss 6 weeks
Saints QB Drew Brees is expected to undergo thumb surgery as early as Monday that could sideline him about six weeks, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Notable Bets: How bookmakers are adjusting to the Dolphins
Here are the big wins, bad beats and major betting storylines from the weekend, including the Patriots covering a giant spread in Miami.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Myles Garrett: 'I want to look like a Grecian god'
With a team-best seven sacks in his rookie year behind him and a season with huge expectations in front, Myles Garrett talks about his Body shoot, his new teammates, and his Cinnabon habit.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Body 2019: Myles Garrett 'wants to look like a Grecian god'
With a team-best seven sacks in his rookie year behind him and a season with huge expectations in front, Myles Garrett talks about his Body shoot, his new teammates, and his Cinnabon habit.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Sources: Call on Ben surgery expected Monday
A decision is expected to be made Monday on whether Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will need elbow surgery, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Sources: Big Ben surgery call expected Monday
A decision is expected to be made Monday on whether Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will need elbow surgery, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

When Baker Mayfield took over, free beer came with him
The Browns have never won a Super Bowl. But almost a year ago, as a record losing streak ended and an NFL star was born, it sure felt like it.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Baker, Bud Lights and Rally Opossums: How Cleveland ended 635 days of losing
The Browns have never won a Super Bowl. But almost a year ago, as a record losing streak ended and an NFL star was born, it sure felt like it.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Eagles WRs Jeffery, Jackson hurt against Falcons
The Philadelphia Eagles suffered an avalanche of injuries Sunday night against the Atlanta Falcons.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Julio Jones delivers big with game on the line in Falcons' win
Jones saved his best play for last -- and became the franchise's all-time leading receiver in the process -- to help the Falcons avoid an 0-2 start.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Week 2 NFL takeaways: Huge days for Patriots, 49ers, Cowboys
New England, San Francisco and Dallas each moved to 2-0, but other teams took steps back. Here's what you need to know from Week 2.

ESPN NFL
Sep 16, 2019

Star-hungry Jets signed Le'Veon Bell for moments like this
The running back has a 14-3 record in prime time, and what better time than now for the Jets to run the offense through him to get their first win.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Party like it's 2007? Barnwell's case for 16-0 -- again -- in New England
The Patriots are off to one of the most dominant starts in NFL history and face an easy schedule. Could this be 2007 all over again?

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

QB Carr blasts offensive PI call: 'Blows my mind'
Derek Carr's second interception on the day was accompanied by a flag for offensive pass interference -- a penalty the Raiders quarterback said "will blow my mind forever."

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

QB Cousins on late INT vs. GB: 'No justification'
Kirk Cousins shouldered the blame after the Vikings' 21-16 loss to the Packers, saying his late interception was "unacceptable."

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Let's overreact to Week 2 in the NFL: Bench Eli for the rookie now
The Giants are going nowhere, so it's time to start first-round pick Daniel Jones ... right?

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Rams move past botched PI call in win over Saints, but not without controversy
The controversies between the Rams and Saints may never die. L.A. won the game handily, but not without another botched call that went the Rams' way.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

'Emotional' Pineiro drills 53-yard FG to lift Bears
Kicker Eddy Pineiro's 53-yard FG as time expired lifted the Bears to a 16-14 win over the Broncos on Sunday. Pineiro was 3-for-3 on his field goal attempts vs. Denver.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Bears' Pineiro boots 53-yard FG to beat Broncos
Kicker Eddy Pineiro's 53-yard FG as time expired lifted the Bears to a 16-14 win over the Broncos on Sunday. Pineiro was 3-for-3 on his field goal attempts vs. Denver.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Giants inching closer to start of Daniel Jones era with loss to Bills
The Giants are 0-2 for the 6th time in 7 seasons, and this time it will fan the flames for calls for the No. 6 overall pick to start over Eli Manning.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Rodgers, LaFleur downplay 'animated' exchange
Both Packers coach Matt LaFleur and quarterback Aaron Rodgers downplayed their animated sideline interaction on Sunday, with LaFleur characterizing the exchange as "just two competitive guys" in the "heat of the moment."

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Vinatieri's struggles give Irsay cause for 'concern'
The Colt's kicking struggles are officially "a concern." Owner Jim Irsay said the team brass has to come together and "figure out where we're at" after kicker Adam Vinatieri missed two extra-point kicks in Indianapolis' 19-17 win over the Titans Sunday.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Week 3 NFL Power Rankings - 1-32 poll, plus most pleasant surprise for each team
While we track teams moving up (Cowboys, Ravens) and down (Saints, Steelers) in our 1-32 rankings, we also identify each team's pleasant early-season surprise.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Week 3 NFL Power Rankings - 1-32 poll, plus the most pleasant surprise for each team
While we track teams moving up (Cowboys, Ravens) and down (Saints, Steelers) in our 1-32 rankings, we also identify each team's pleasant early-season surprise.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Saints suffer another officiating error vs. Rams
Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan appeared to return a fumble 87 yards for a touchdown, but officials whistled the play dead.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Brees 'concerned' about injury, to see specialist
Drew Brees exited in the first quarter with a thumb injury after his throwing hand was hit by Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Brees (hand) exits; Bridgewater finishes game
Drew Brees exited in the first quarter after his throwing hand was hit by Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald. He is questionable to return.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Brees sidelined with hand injury; Bridgewater in
Drew Brees exited in the first quarter after his throwing hand was hit by Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald. He is questionable to return.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Watt says ref admitted he was held on no-call
When Texans DE J.J. Watt looked to the referee for clarification on a no-call during Sunday's game, Watt says the ref told him he saw the hold but didn't throw the flag. "I don't know what to do with that," Watt said.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Bills' Allen after beating Jets, Giants: 1 NY team
After beating the Jets and Giants in back-to-back weeks, Bills quarterback Josh Allen joked that there's only one team in New York.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Prescott not motivated by Norman's critique
Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott said he wasn't motivated by Redskins defensive back Josh Norman critiquing his first game.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Colts beat Titans, but they have major problem with Adam Vinatieri
Jacoby Brissett threw three TD passes, including a go-ahead score, but had to sweat out a 19-17 win because Adam Vinatieri keeps missing extra points.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Murray 2nd to throw for 300 yards in first 2 games
Cardinals rookie quarterback Kyler Murray became the second player in NFL history after Cam Newton to throw for 300 yards in his first two games.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Missed kicks, squandered opportunities lead to ugly road loss for Chargers
The Chargers had their opportunities against the Lions, but too many slipped through their fingers in a disappointing road loss in Detroit.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Dolphins off to worst two-game start to season
The Dolphins are off to the worst two-game start to a season in the Super Bowl era.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Minshew Mania nearly leads Jaguars to upset of Texans
The Jaguars fell one point short of upsetting the Texans, but it wasn't from lack of effort from their rookie QB, who almost engineered the comeback.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Questionable calls, quarterback woes plague Vikings in loss at Green Bay
Minnesota falls behind 21-0 in first half while three Kirk Cousins turnovers prevent Vikings from pulling off win at Lambeau Field.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Lions' Kenny Golladay shows he's one of the NFL's ascending receivers in win
Golladay has become one of Matthew Stafford's most trusted targets, and he proved why with the game-winning TD in the win over the Chargers.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Aaron Rodgers starts fast, finishes slow as Packers hang on
Green Bay's Kevin King made a game-saving interception to rescue the offense after dominating the first half.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Russell Wilson-Will Dissly connection helps Seahawks win ugly again
Penalties and pressure on Wilson made the win over the Steelers tight, but Dissly is proving to be a weapon in the passing game.

ESPN NFL
Sep 15, 2019

Marcus Mariota feels the heat and Titans offense comes up short
Mariota and the Titans offense avoided big mistakes, but failed to come through in the clutch in a smashmouth loss to the Colts.

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