NFL Week 5 filled with awful penalties, bad reviews

NFL Week 5 filled with awful penalties, bad reviews

Shutterstock 1. And it’s only going to get worse. It’s not exactly breaking news to say that the NFL has a major officiating problem on its hands. (Cheap plug: Troy Aikman recently went off about this on the SI Media Podcast.) However, whether true or just perception, things have spun out of control.  Pass interference […]

NFL is a small world after all for Chiefs linebacker Reggie Ragland

NFL is a small world after all for Chiefs linebacker Reggie Ragland

When Kansas City and Indianapolis square off in the NFL’s Week 5 Sunday night game, Chiefs linebacker Reggie Ragland will face a childhood friend on the opposite sideline. He did the same thing last week. Ragland prepped at Bob Jones in Madison. Colts wide receiver Chester Rogers starred at Lee High School in Huntsville. Ragland […]

NFL tells Raiders LB Vontaze Burfict it found another dirty hit

NFL tells Raiders LB Vontaze Burfict it found another dirty hit

It appears Vontaze Burfict’s appeal of his season-long suspension for yet another helmet-to-helmet hit is not going as hoped. [Watch live NFL games all season long for free on the Yahoo Sports app] The NFL not so subtly informed Burfict that it had found another helmet-to-helmet hit in the same game as the hit on Indianapolis Colts tight end […]

Clay Matthews brutally called for roughing passer; NFL fans outraged

Clay Matthews brutally called for roughing passer; NFL fans outraged

Green Bay Packers fans know what Los Angeles Rams fans are going through. Linebacker Clay Matthews seemed to get unfairly flagged for a roughing the passer penalty during the fourth quarter of the Rams’ loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night in Week 5. Matthews made contact with Russell Wilson after the Seahawks quarterback […]

NFL Pick’Em Confidence Rankings

NFL Pick’Em Confidence Rankings

Yahoo! is partnering with The Action Network during the football season to bring you expert sports betting information and analysis. This report is by Sean Koerner Whether you’re playing pick’em in our app or going old school with your co-workers, you can follow my straight-up and against-the-spread pick ’em confidence ratings throughout the season for the best […]