With every question posed, Pete Carroll seemed to squirm a little more. His responses were clipped. His explanations void of specifics. His face displaying a blend of disinterest and discomfort. The Seahawks head coach looked uncomfortable with each inquiry about Colin Kaepernick, and specifically, the team’s interest in seeing the former 49ers quarterback in Atlanta.Read More →

Throughout Kevin Durant‘s three-season tenure with the Warriors, some media and fans loudly wondered just whose team it was.  For instance, Jay Williams, an ESPN analyst and Durant’s friend, pondered on “Get Up” if “M-V-P” chants directed at Golden State star Steph Curry — which Williams neglected to mention wouldRead More →

The New England Patriots had a new wide receiver wearing No. 10 during Wednesday’s practice at Gillette Stadium, and his name is Quincy Adeboyejo. He’s the latest addition to the Patriots’ practice squad. Adeboyejo’s lone appearance in a regular season NFL game came in 2017 with the Baltimore Ravens. He’sRead More →

The Dallas Cowboys were not among the 25 teams to send a representative to Atlanta for Colin Kaepernick’s scheduled NFL-sanctioned workout on Saturday. On Tuesday, owner Jerry Jones talked about why the Cowboys didn’t attend and addressed the controversy that ensued when Kaepernick ended up holding his own workout. KaepernickRead More →

If you ever wanted to learn the difference between fantasy and reality, look no further than Jameis Winston. [Week 12 Fantasy Rankings: QBs | RBs | WRs | TEs | FLEX | DST | Kickers] The Buccaneers tend to lose more often than not due to being unable to score, or Winston’s mistakesRead More →

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin started it. Browns receiver Odell Beckham finished it. Beckham adds it was all in good fun. After the Browns traded for Beckham during the offseason, Tomlin fake yawned when ESPN asked him about facing Beckham twice a season. Beckham replied with a fake yawn of hisRead More →

Each week the Noise highlights under-started names who he believes are destined to torch the competition. To qualify, each player must be started in fewer than 60 percent of Yahoo! leagues. Speaking as an accountability advocate, I will post results, whether genius or moronic, the following week (Scoring thresholds – QB:Read More →

Each week, we highlight six recommended fantasy pickups plus a team defense available in over 50 percent of Yahoo leagues. If you have roster needs, we’ve got fixes.  Running backsBo Scarbrough, Detroit Lions (0% rostered) Welp, everything we thought we knew about Detroit’s run game was wrong. Scarbrough was promotedRead More →

Follow Tommy Beer on Twitter: @TommyBeer 1. Los Angeles LakersRecord: 11-2We know the Lakers will score plenty of points this season, with LeBron and Anthony Davis, among the league’s most explosive offensive players, surrounded by a solid supporting cast. However, it has been LA’s defense that has stood out earlyRead More →

Georgia and Alabama switched spots in the most recent Associated Press Top 25. Georgia, after besting Auburn on The Plains on Saturday, moved up a spot to No. 4 behind LSU, Ohio State and Clemson. Alabama, now No. 5, beat Mississippi State, but lost QB Tua Tagovailoa to a season-endingRead More →

Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Tua Tagovailoa suffered a devastating season-ending hip injury late in the first half of  Saturday’s game against Mississippi State, one that likely marks the end of his career as a member of the Crimson Tide.  Next stop: NFL. “Tua Tagovailoa sustained a right hip dislocation that wasRead More →