Bill Belichick heaps praise on Seattle’s Russell Wilson

Bill Belichick heaps praise on Seattle’s Russell Wilson

The New England Patriots are facing the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night, and Pats head coach Bill Belichick has spent a lot of time examining QB Russell Wilson’s game as part of his preparation. And Belichick likes what he sees. A lot. Really, really a lot. At his news conference on Thursday morning, Belichick couldn’t […]

OBJ trade rumors and Week 2 preview

OBJ trade rumors and Week 2 preview

Subscribe to The Yahoo Sports NFL Podcast The passage of time is cruel. Happy times and sad times come and go, as do the passing of the seasons, to remind us of this bitter fact. As the weather cools down, we’re happy to have football back in our lives. 2020 also brings a more recent […]

The NFL’s Secret Superstars of Week 1

The NFL’s Secret Superstars of Week 1

(Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports) The Steelers took Dupree out of Kentucky with the 22nd overall pick in the 2015 draft, hoping that his athleticism would turn into pressure production at an elite level. That didn’t really happen until 2019, when Dupree, as part of the defense that led the NFL in sacks, pressures, and turnovers, […]

Next act for Fox’s Terry Bradshaw: reality TV

Next act for Fox’s Terry Bradshaw: reality TV

On a chilly morning in December 1993, Terry Bradshaw was sleeping soundly in his hotel bed when he was awakened by the sound of the phone next to him.  “Did you hear the news?” Gumbel asked. “We lost football.” Bradshaw was surprised. Since his often-turbulent Hall of Fame career with the Pittsburgh Steelers ended a […]

NFL Week 1 coverage map: TV schedule for CBS, Fox regional broadcasts

NFL Week 1 coverage map: TV schedule for CBS, Fox regional broadcasts

The NFL coverage map for Week 1 makes clear what CBS and Fox consider the best games Sunday’s NFL TV schedule has to offer. That’s especially the case for the late-afternoon viewing window. Tom Brady’s debut with the Buccaneers against the Saints is as close to a national TV game as Sunday afternoon contests get. Of the […]