Seahawks Rookie Watch: Week One

In their 2018 regular season debut, the Seahawks predictably found it difficult to get into the win column against the Broncos in Denver.  Seattle had their chances and the game was close, but the 'Hawks ultimately fell short in the end, 27-24.  Fortunately, there...

Cardinals Defense Faces Explosive Rams Offense

The Arizona Cardinals defense gave up 21 first half points en route to the season opening loss to Washington. The unit struggled to stop the run and keep tabs on the running back coming out of the back field. It was a surprising start...

Adrian Wilson Named Hall of Fame Nominee

As the league prepares for week two of the 2018 season, the list of modern-era nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame was released on Thursday. Among the 102 modern-era names, a familiar face appeared for Arizona Cardinals as former safety Adrian Wilson...

Cardinals Offense Looks to Fly Against Rams

The Arizona Cardinals fell flat to open the season against Washington. The home loss featured a struggling offense and a defense unusually porous against the run. The Cardinals have their chance at redemption on Sunday with a trip to Los Angeles to face the...

Cardinals Week One Winners and Losers

Thirty minutes were all it took for the Arizona Cardinals to lose their season opener against Washington. To be fair, the Cardinals had their chances to get back into the game, but issues on both sides of the ball prevented that from happening. The...

Youth Hurts 49ers in Week One Loss

Aug 25, 2018; Indianapolis, IN, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) drops back to pass against the Indianapolis Colts defense in the first half at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports
As it stands right now the 49ers have a lot of young talent on their team but need them to make the next leap, and it showed at times on Sunday.

Cardinals Disappoint Against Washington

The Arizona Cardinals opened the 2018 season not with a loud bang, but rather a disappointing whimper. The team featured a new coaching staff, new quarterback, and a retooled roster. However, the results were all too familiar as the Cardinals fell to Washington by...

Redskins Run Past Cardinals in Arizona

In a dominating performance, the Washington Redskins outclassed the Arizona Cardinals in week one in Glendale. The Redskins put the game away early out in the desert, by outpacing the Cardinals 21-0 in the first half. They did so by dominating the time of possession,...

49ers Shoot Themselves Excessively vs. Vikings

The San Francisco 49ers can't overcome their mistakes, losing to the Minnesota Vikings in week one. What were some key takeaways?

Love & Hate: Fantasy WRs Week 1

So some time ago the great Matthew Berry closed up shop about his Love and Hate column. Myself as well as other people felt intense sadness about hearing this. Why? Well, it is because Berry's Love and Hate column was right for the most part...

Dontae Johnson placed on IR, rookie Tre Flowers to start at cornerback for Seahawks

The injury news keeps piling up for the Seattle Seahawks heading into their week one matchup with the Denver Broncos. According to Tom Pelissero, the Seahawks have placed starting right cornerback Dontae Johnson on Injured Reserve with a hip injury.  Per Pelissero, the issue...

San Francisco 49ers Week One Preview vs. Vikings

December 24, 2017; Santa Clara, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) celebrates after a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Levi's Stadium. The 49ers defeated the Jaguars 44-33. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
The San Francisco 49ers open their highly anticipated 2018 campaign with a road matchup against the Minnesota Vikings. Let's preview!

FPC Division Previews: Anyone to Unseat Rams in NFC West?

Dec 17, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) runs the ball against the Los Angeles Rams during the third quarter at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
The Rams unexpectedly emerged as the top dog in the NFC West a season ago, and have since added three All-Pros to their defense. As such, it would seem they head into the 2018 season as the heavy division favorite. That said, all three other teams have at least some reason to be optimistic. This division may overall have more unknowns and intriguing possibilities than any in the league. The FPC editors take a crack at answering some of the questions.

Will Arizona’s Defense Swarm Against Washington?

The Arizona Cardinals have featured a stingy defense for the better part of the last decade. Whether it has been under Todd Bowles or most recently James Bettcher, the defense has been tough on opposing offenses. New head coach Steve Wilks and defensive coordinator...

NFL Season Preview and Predictions

The 2018 NFL regular season is right around the corner. At long last, the offseason is over and from now until February it is a full-on focus on football.   The contract has been king this offseason as a market correction for NFL players kicked...

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Raiders Opinion: What Cures Offensive Struggles?

If you cannot score, you cannot win. While the logic is airtight, scoring appears to be one of those instances that are easier said than done for this Oakland Raiders team.

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Can The MLB Give Us The Ending We Deserve?

The 2018 MLB season has been incredible and it is not over yet. With both championship series finely poised can the MLB deliver on a grandstand finish?

ALCS Preview: Boston Red Sox Battle the Houston Astros

The Houston Astros are looking to make a return trip to the World Series. The only problem is the 108-win Boston Red Sox stand in their way.

NLCS Preview: Dodgers Battle the Brewers

A wild National League ending resulted in two Game 163s, but then a lightning-fast division round. The Brewers continued their current 11-game winning streak...

Can The Milwaukee Brewers Stay Hot?

The Milwaukee Brewers are the hottest team in baseball right now. However, they now face a massive challenge in the form of the Dodgers and that rotation

Can Colorado Conquer Chicago?

With the NL Wildcard game tonight Ben Rolfe takes a look at the two sides to see if either team has the edge before the all-or-nothing matchup in Chicago.