Brady with 5 TD passes, Patriots batter Bears 51-23

gronkowski7The New England Patriots (6-2) broke a record in scoring 38 points against the Chicago Bears (3-5) in the first half on Sunday en route to a 51-23 win at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. At halftime, the Patriots led 38-7. The Bears have never had 38 points scored against them in one half of play during the entire existence of the franchise. Continue reading

Blake Bortles on pace to break Peyton Manning’s interception record for rookie QBs

bortles7Jacksonville Jaguars rookie quarterback Blake Bortles has 10 interceptions this season in just 5 games. At this pace, he’s on course to break Peyton Manning’s rookie interception record of 28 picks. The Jags have 9 games remaining, which means that Bortles could throw close to 20 more interceptions before the season is up. Continue reading

Peyton Manning throws 3 TDs, Broncos defeat Chargers 35-21

manning6The Denver Broncos (6-1) had two huge quarters in the 2nd and 3rd quarters to put the San Diego Chargers (5-3) away on Thursday night in defeating them by a 35-21 score at Sports Authority field in Denver, Colorado. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw 3 touchdowns and passes for 286 yards on 25 of 35 attempts in leading the Broncos to victory. Continue reading

Farve: Austin Davis can be the next Kurt Warner or Tom Brady

davis8Former NFL star Brett Farve likes what he sees of undrafted St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis, and he believes Davis has the talent to become as good as Tom Brady and/or Kurk Warner. Davis is coming off an impressive performance against the Seattle Seahawks last Sunday in which he led the Rams to a 28-26 victory. Davis completed 17 of 20 passes for 155 yards with 2 touchdowns. Continue reading

Golovkin needs one fight to become PPV star, says Abel Sanchez

golovkin777(Photo credit: Sumio Yamada) If WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin can get one big fight against a top name from the 160 or 168 pound division, he could transfer over to become a pay-per-view attraction, says trainer Abel Sanchez. He feels pleased with the results of Golovkin’s fight last Saturday night against Marco Antonio Rubio at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. Continue reading

Colt McCoy should start for Redskins against Cowboys, says Cooley

Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden isn’t quite sure whether he’ll let Colt McCoy, Kirk Cousins or Robert Griffin III start at quarterback in the Redskins next game on Monday night against the Dallas Cowboys. RG3 is still recovering from a dislocated left ankle, and he hasn’t played since last September. Continue reading

Carroll says Seahawk players understood why Harvin was traded

Last week, the Seattle Seahawks traded their talented wide receiver Percy Harvin to the New York Jets for a conditional pick in the 2015 draft. The move surprised a lot of the Seahawks players, because they didn’t see the move coming. Harvin is a good player and was generally well liked by his teammates. For the Seahawks to have traded him for so little in return, it was a confusing move. Continue reading