PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Hello darkness, our old friend — or is that Eli Manning, a glimpse of light for Eagles fans? The Eagles’ backs are up against the wall and much of it is their own doing. After losing last Sunday in Miami, the Eagles have no room for error if they want to win the NFC East. It begins Monday night at Lincoln Financial Field against the New York Giants. CBS3’s football experts have your weekly breakdown and predictions. That was an unmitigated disaster. The Eagles’ defense picked the wrong time to fall apart and, once again, the offense couldn’t come up with critical plays when needed. Should fans hold onto any hope or did Ryan Fitzpatrick and the Dolphins put the final nail in the coffin of this head-scratching season? Sports Director Don Bell: It depends on what you mean by “hope.” The preseason Super Bowl talk is a thing of the past. Those dreams are long gone. But fans can still hope for a playoff appearance. … [Read more...] about Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can Birds Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive On Monday Night?
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(CBS Local/CBS Philly)- Congratulations, you have made it through another fantasy football season! If you are in the playoffs and in the hunt for the championship, obviously, the matchups over the next few weeks will be supremely important as you chase that elusive title. On the flip side, maybe your league has a consolation bracket that determines whether or not you will have the top pick if you win it (like mine). Either way, just because the regular season is over, doesn’t mean that the fantasy lineup advice stops. As they have each week through the regular season, the crew from Fantasy Football Today has joined us to give their thoughts on the best and worst matchups of the week. Their start of the week at the quarterback spot won’t surprise you if you’ve been paying attention to this space the last few weeks. New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold is once again the guy to start this week because, again, he faces a weak defense. The Miami Dolphins visit MetLife … [Read more...] about Fantasy Football Start And Sit: Miles Sanders A Top 10 RB Option As Eagles Face Giants
The Dallas Cowboys lost their third straight game Thursday night to drop below .500 for the season. Coach Jason Garrett’s seat is hotter than ever.And yet the Cowboys still sit atop their division and will remain there no matter what any of their rivals do this week.That’s because the NFC East is bad — possibly historically bad.Here’s how the standings look: Cowboys 6-7, Philadelphia Eagles 5-7, Washington Redskins 3-9, New York Giants 2-10. Advertisement That adds up to 16 wins cumulatively with just three games remaining for the Cowboys and four for everyone else, putting the NFC East on pace to finish with 21 wins. No division has compiled a win total that low since the NFL adopted its current eight-division format in 2002. Sports Sam Farmer’s NFL picks for Week 14 Sports Sam Farmer’s NFL picks for Week 14 Times’ Sam Farmer makes his NFL week 14 predictions. Two have come close, though. The teams of the NFC West … [Read more...] about Don’t worry, Cowboys and Eagles, NFC East may be historically bad, but there’s hope
close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Dec. 6 Fox News Flash top headlines for Dec. 6 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten appeared visibly upset on the sidelines Thursday during the team’s loss to the Chicago Bears. Witten had five catches for 37 yards as the Cowboys picked up their third straight loss and fourth in five games. He was seen in two instances on the sideline yelling at coaches and teammates. He was also visibly upset with the play-calling as well. DALLAS COWBOYS HAVE 'VERY REAL INTEREST' IN MAKING URBAN MEYER NEXT HEAD COACH: REPORT The 16-year veteran acknowledged he was upset after the game and that the loss was worse than the 31-24 score indicated. “I don’t think it matters enough compared to any other time,” he told reporters, according to the Dallas-Morning News. “We’re all frustrated, we’re all pissed. You see the game — it … [Read more...] about Dallas Cowboys’ Jason Witten lashes out on sidelines during loss to Chicago Bears
close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Dec. 6 Fox News Flash top headlines for Dec. 6 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com Bre Tiesi, who recently filed for divorce from Johnny Manziel, backed off her request for spousal support from the former NFL quarterback, her attorney said Thursday. According to multiple reports, Tiesi filed for divorce on Wednesday in Los Angeles County Court. Tiesi said she didn’t intentionally make the decision to ask for spousal support and that her lawyers made a mistake when filing the petition, according to TMZ Sports. “Our firm wishes to make it clear that [Bre] is not seeking either spousal support or property of any kind from Mr. Manziel, but rather solely the dissolution of their marital relationship,” her attorney Arthur Barnes told TMZ Sports in a statement. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS' RICHARD SHERMAN DEFENDS ANALYST AFTER LAMAR JACKSON REMARKS LED TO SUSPENSION “Inadvertently, in the original … [Read more...] about Bre Tiesi backs off spousal support request from Johnny Manziel, claims mistake made on paperwork