FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 23:  Head coach Rex Ryan of the Buffalo Bills argues with the referee during the third quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on November 23, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

NFL officiating source confirms Bills-Pats refs were as bad as you thought

The New England Patriots kept their hopes for an undefeated season alive with a 20-13 victory over the Buffalo Bills on Monday night, but the victory was overshadowed by some very questionable officiating calls in the game. Ben Volin of the Boston Globe was told by an NFL Referees Associating source on Tuesday that the Bills-Patriots […]

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 21:  Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns watches from the bench during the second half of a loss to the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on December 21, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Johnny Manziel parties way out of starting job once again

Johnny Manziel was a notorious partier before entering the NFL, and that pattern earned himself a 10-week stint in rehab this offseason. However, it appears that his old habit is killing his NFL career once again. A week after being named the permanent starter for the rest of the season by Cleveland Browns head coach […]

during the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on November 22, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.

Four teams have strong chances to win their first-ever Super Bowl

In 2013, the Seattle Seahawks became the 19th member of the Super Bowl club, a fraternity that this century has also added the Ravens, Rams, Buccaneers and Saints. And there’s a decent chance that in 2015, the membership could expand to 20. That’s because with six weeks remaining in the regular season, four of the […]


TGS weekly MVP tracker: Carson Palmer makes his move

With six weeks remaining in the 2015 NFL regular season, here’s how we view the MVP race… 1. Tom Brady, Patriots: The New England quarterback has come back to earth a little in the last three weeks and is coming off his worst game of the year. He’s no longer the league’s highest-rated passer but […]

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 12:  Karlos Williams #29 of the Buffalo Bills avoids Demario Davis #56 of the New York Jets to score a third quarter touchdown at MetLife Stadium on November 12, 2015 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The NFL has to stop letting teams wear stupid alternate uniforms

What the hell is this? And this? And of course, this? Look, I’m a football fan and I usually couldn’t care less about what the players are wearing. It’s just completely immaterial. But at this point, so-called “special” jerseys have become a distraction. Good writers are wasting column inches on this topic and my Twitter […]

Packers vs. Bears Lead Thanksgiving NFL Slate On Secondary Market

Thanksgiving Day football is only two days away as the NFL provides the country with three games throughout the gluttonous holiday. With data provided by, below is secondary market information for NFL tickets on Thanksgiving Day any recent movement that may help indicate when the best time is to purchase. Most Expensive: 11/26/2015 | […]

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 29:  Head coach Dan Campbell of the Miami Dolphins reacts during the third quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on October 29, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

This weekend in NFL stupid, feat. Dan Campbell

This year on This weekend in NFL stupid, we’re focusing on one extremely stupid winner with an honorable mention or two on a weekly basis. To close out Week 11 of the 2015 regular season, we look back on a questionably conservative decision from an interim head coach. The winner: Miami Dolphins head coach Dan […]

during the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on November 22, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.

Controversy reigns in the aftermath of the Cardinals’ win over the Bengals

Sunday night’s game between the 8-1 Bengals and 7-2 Cardinals finished off in dramatic fashion. After a very low scoring first half, both teams ran the length of the field multiple times in the final two quarters, putting up 44 points in the second half after just 21 in the first two quarters. After an Andy […]

FOXBORO, MA - SEPTEMBER 10:  Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots spikes the ball to celebrate his touchdown in the second quarter against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Gillette Stadium on September 10, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Rob Gronkowski says he’s not doing anything wrong despite OPI calls

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski may lead the NFL in offensive pass interference penalties this season, but he’s not ready to change his game because of it. “I’m not doing anything wrong,” Gronkowski told ESPN’s Mike Reiss. When asked what he can do differently to prevent OPI calls. “I’m playing football. … I’m […]

GREEN BAY, WI - JANUARY 05:  Quarterback Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers on the field during pregame warm ups before taking on the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 5, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Aaron Rodgers listed on the Packers’ injury report after claiming he was healthy

Aaron Rodgers’ name was listed on the Green Bay Packers’ injury report, after constantly claiming he was healthy, ESPN reported. The NFL’s reigning MVP participated in practice in a limited role, battling an ailing throwing shoulder. The Packers dropped their last three games against the Broncos, Panthers and Lions, and during that three-game stretch, Rodgers […]

<> at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on October 4, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Just how bad is the Saints defense? Here are the atrocious numbers

For the first time since October, the New Orleans Saints will NOT surrender 40-plus points this week. I can guarantee you that only because the Saints do not in fact play this week. Otherwise, there’d be no reason to expect a defense that has given up an insane 116 points in its last three games […]

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28:  A general view of the draft stage during the 2011 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 28, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NFL exploring letting teams trade compensatory draft picks

The NFL Draft is already one of the more interesting events in the NFL offseason, which is always finding new ways to stay relevant when there isn’t action on the gridiron. It’s about to get even more interesting With teams being able to trade compensatory picks, that essentially gives teams more flexibility in the draft. […]

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - SEPTEMBER 27:  Head coach Rex Ryan of the Buffalo Bills looks on during a game  at Sun Life Stadium on September 27, 2015 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Rex Ryan is upset with so many questions about the Patriots

The never-ending saga that is Rex Ryan and the New England Patriots continued Thursday during Ryan’s press conference. Ryan said, “Of course they want to bury me. No question they want to beat me. But this is nothing to do with me, it’s something to do with our team.” He continued, saying, “Yeah, they want to […]

Texans quarterback Brian Hoyer

Brian Hoyer was forgetting plays after concussion on Monday night

When you’re having trouble remembering football plays amid a football game that requires you to relay said plays, you should probably not play football for a while. Houston Texans QB Brian Hoyer will not play football on Sunday, after reportedly being concussed to the point that he could not remember plays this past Monday. According […]