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12 NFL awards from all 3 of this year’s Thanksgiving games

Thanksgiving is a time for family, feasting, grateful reflection and, in 2019, underwhelming NFL matchups. This year’s turkey day lineup was downgraded from “promising” to “underwhelming” thanks in part to injuries, lackluster quarterback play, and whatever the hell the Falcons are doing………………Read More

What happened to the Carson Wentz who was an MVP candidate?

Carson Wentz was a mess in Week 12.

The Philadelphia Eagles managed to score just nine points against the Seahawks with Wentz turning the ball over four times (two interceptions and two lost fumbles). He threw for 256 yards, many of which came in garbage time — including the Eagles’ only touchdown that happened with 20 seconds left……………….Read More

Eagles make Brooks NFL’s top-paid guard

The Philadelphia Eagles reportedly gave Brandon Brooks a four-year, $56.2 million extension Monday that makes him the highest-paid guard in the NFL.

NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport first reported the deal, which includes $30 million in guaranteed money for the 30-year-old right guard.

Brooks, a Pro Bowl selection in each of the past two seasons, is in the fourth season of a five-year, $40 million free-agent contract he signed in March 2016………………….Read More

The Patriots bring out the worst in every team. Ask the Browns

The Patriots’ defense has been otherworldly in 2019. The Browns have been, despite their most talented roster in decades, the Browns. When you put those two together in a driving Foxborough rainstorm, you’ve got the recipe for football schadenfreude magic.

New England returned Cleveland to its embarrassing football roots with a dominant display in Week 8. Three of the Browns’ first four drives Sunday ended in turnovers, effectively dashing out the club’s upset hopes before halftime cropped up on the horizon…………………Read More