NFL Referee, Head Of Officiating Seemingly Didn't Know NFL Rules When Enforcing The Rules In New OrleansStop me if you've heard this one before, but an NFL officiating crew completely botched the enforcement of the rules in a nationally televised football game. Whoopsies.
A Truly Terrible NFL Rule On 'Blindside Block' Enforced In Lions-Texans Preseason GameWe all might have missed the emphasis on an even worse rule that simply can't be allowed to exist in real football games that actually matter. And that's a rule about "blindside blocks."
Belichick Calls Issue With Texans 'Water Under The Bridge,' But Won't Discuss Caserio's Title With PatriotsBill Belichick and the Patriots aren't holding any lingering animosity toward the Houston Texans after their reported pursuit of Nick Caserio. Just don't ask Belichick about the situation, unless you want to get his usual grumpy response.
The 'Nick Caserio Wants Out' Report Was Not A Report At All; It Was OpinionThe story was very straightforward, and given that it was written by NFL reporter Ben Volin, most outlets (including this one) considered the story to be a report. But apparently, this was all just Volin's opinion.
Patriots Reportedly File Tampering Charges Against Texans For Pursuit Of Nick CaserioAfter the Houston Texans made the peculiar decision to fire their general manager in early June, reports surfaced almost immediately that the team would try to sign Nick Caserio away from the Patriots. The Patriots apparently found some fault with the development.
Houston Texans Reportedly May Eye Patriots' Nick Caserio For GM RoleWill former Patriots assistant Bill O’Brien take another crack at reuniting with a familiar face? Several NFL insiders anticipate just that.
Key Matchups For NFL Wild Card WeekendWhich matchups will determine this weekend's games? We dive in to find out as the first round of the playoffs approaches.
NFL Wild Card Weekend Picks: Chargers-Ravens, Seahawks-Cowboys, Colts-Texans Plus Foles Magic Make For Exceptionally Tricky Round Of PicksMaking picks for wild card weekend, and also putting a bow on the 2018 NFL regular season that was.
A Slightly Early Scouting Report On Patriots' Potential Playoff Opponents In Divisional RoundWhile we don't yet know which team will be heading to Gillette for the divisional round, here's an early look at what to expect from each potential opponent.
Hurley's Picks: Chargers, Chiefs Showing NFL Playoff Format Needs Some FixingWhy is a team punished simply because it shares a division with another very good team? Let's explore that problem, then make some picks.
Jets Unable To Help Patriots As Upset Bid Falls Short Versus HoustonA Jets win versus the Texans would have put the Patriots in the driver's seat for a first round bye.