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Saints Under Siege
Saints Under Siege
Sloppy defensive play and poor pass protection. Even after a bye week to get things right, the Saints repeated the same mistakes as their season continues to slip away
By Greg A. Bedard
Game Plan
The Unknown Dallas D
The Unknown Dallas D
The Cowboys have been the season’s biggest surprise, and much of it is due to the outstanding play of a unit devoid of big names and expectations entering 2014. Plus, the Week 7 player to watch and 10 things to keep an eye on Sunday
By Peter King
Analytics
The Case for Tony Romo and Philip Rivers
The Case for Tony Romo and Philip Rivers
Discussions on the best quarterback of the past decade generally land on four names—Manning, Brady, Brees, Rodgers. But there's an argument to be made for two more additions, both of whom are having MVP-like seasons in 2014
MMQB Fantasy
Week 7 Fantasy Check
Two tight ends, two wideouts and a defense to consider playing this weekend
By Peter King
Open Field
Fighting Like Hell
Fighting Like Hell
Four years after his diagnosis, Steve Gleason is working to assemble an ALS research project bigger than any that's ever been done before. And if the reaction of a small crowd in a Manhattan hotel is any indication, he could become a movie star along the way
By Emily Kaplan
Tuesday Mailbag
The Week 4 Mailbag
The Week 4 Mailbag
An explanation on why we devoted space on a football website to talk about Derek Jeter. Plus questions on the road failures of Sean Payton and Drew Brees, Cam Newton's body language and what the future might hold for the Titans
By Peter King
On Further Review
‘Football is Full of Heart’
‘Football is Full of Heart’
One minute, Devon Still was preparing for his 4-year-old daughter’s dance recital. The next, the Bengals defensive tackle was at a hospital, learning that she had cancer. Here is their heart-wrenching story and how others are rallying to help
By Peter King
Window Into the Weekend
Week 2: Big Game Coming for Brees, Niners’ New Stadium
Week 2: Big Game Coming for Brees, Niners’ New Stadium
Expect a big game from Drew Brees, and one thing you need to see in the Niners' new stadium
Analytics
How Good Are They?
How Good Are They?
Brandin Cooks, Kelvin Benjamin, Allen Hurns and Isaiah Crowell all had stellar Week 1 performances. But how predective are they of sustained success?
The Conscience
His Job Is Safe, His Credibility Is Shot
His Job Is Safe, His Credibility Is Shot
Two years ago, Roger Goodell told the Saints that ignorance was not a suitable defense in the Bountygate scandal. In the wake of the second Ray Rice video, the NFL commissioner is using that same defense. His credibility is slipping away
By Don Banks