Thursday Night Football
On a conference call celebrating the kickoff of the 2015-16 NFL season, Nantz, Simms and CBS’ NFL Today cast answered questions from reporters nation wide.
In a battle of 2-12 teams, Jacksonville overcame a slow start to earn a 21-13 win.
There’s a few options in an otherwise bland game between losing teams.
It could be another ugly Thursday night game.
Two defensive-minded teams with sub-par quarterbacks produced the lowest-scoring game of the season Thursday night.
Arizona is honing in on a playoff berth.
Full list of inactives for tonight’s Bears-Cowboys game.
These two teams meet tonight at Soldier Field in what should be a high-scoring game.
The Cowboys are 8-4, but if the season ended today they would not be in the playoffs. After Thursday’s visit to Chicago, they go to Philadelphia, host Indianapolis, and finish at Washington.
The Oakland Raiders upset the Kansas City Chiefs last night 24-20 for their first win of the season.
With Kansas City’s impressive win against the Seahawks on Sunday and Denver’s shocking loss to the Rams, the Chiefs (7-3) are tied for first in the AFC West.
In a critical AFC East showdown last night, the Dolphins emerged with a 22-9 victory, scoring the game’s final 19 points in the last 18 minutes.
Turnovers will again be key, for both teams. Miami and Buffalo are tied for second in the NFL with 19 takeaways.
The Cleveland Browns are tied for first in the AFC North. The perennial doormat of the division dominated its intra-division, intra-state rivalry with the Cincinnati Bengals last night, scoring first and never trailing en route to a 24-3 victory.
At the start of the season, a Cleveland-Cincinnati battle as a Thursday Night primetime game didn’t appear to be an ideal television choice.
First place is on the line in the air-tight AFC North as the Browns visit the Bengals on Thursday night.
Week 10 of the 2014 NFL regular season has a lot of big games on the schedule and that includes two big AFC contests that include match-ups between potential playoff teams. Steve Tasker of CBS Sports took some time to discuss the “Thursday Night Football” game between the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals and then a Sunday match-up between the Buffalo Bills and Kansas City Chiefs.
The Saints took control of the NFC South with a 28-10 victory over the Panthers last night, their first win in Carolina since 2011. New Orleans enters a three-game home stretch with a 4-4 record, while Carolina (3-5-1), which only has one win in its last seven games, travels to Philadelphia in 10 days.
The Saints are coming off their best game of the year after hammering Green Bay 44-23. However, they have not won a road game this year. The Panthers are hoping to continue that trend, and they will be bringing back a familiar face in running back DeAngelo Williams.
The Saints and Panthers are tied atop the NFC South.