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NFL Week 13 Game Recap: Washington Football Team 17, Las Vegas Raiders 15

The Las Vegas Raiders took a fourth-quarter lead, but Taylor Heinicke and the Washington Football Team drove down the field to kick a game-winning 48-yard field goal for the win in Week 13.

by Austin Gayle 2 days ago

NFL Week 12 Game Recap: Baltimore Ravens 16, Cleveland Browns 10

The Baltimore Ravens narrowly survived a four-interception game from Lamar Jackson to beat the Cleveland Browns, 16-10. Baker Mayfield simply couldn’t do enough to overcome a stifled Browns rushing attack to take advantage of the turnovers.

NFL Week 12 Game Recap: San Francisco 49ers 34, Minnesota Vikings 26

Rookie running back Elijah Mitchell enjoyed one of the best games of his young NFL career, while quarterback Kirk Cousins will likely earn his worst PFF grade of the season after the San Francisco 49ers' Week 12 win over the Minnesota Vikings.

NFL Week 12 Game Recap: New York Giants 13, Philadelphia Eagles 7

In a slugfest where both teams averaged under 6.0 yards per play, the New York Giants came out ahead to secure the 13-7 win over the Philadelphia Eagles.

NFL Week 12 Game Recap: Washington Football Team 17, Seattle Seahawks 15

Running back Antonio Gibson led the Washington Football Team to a 17-15 victory over quarterback Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football.

by Austin Gayle 10 days ago

NFL Week 12 Thanksgiving Game Recap: Buffalo Bills 31, New Orleans Saints 6

Despite two early Josh Allen interceptions, the Buffalo Bills cruised to an easy 31-6 road win over the New Orleans Saints to close out the Thanksgiving Day NFL slate.

NFL Week 12 Thanksgiving Game Recap: Las Vegas Raiders 36, Dallas Cowboys 33

Despite Dak Prescott’s efforts to come back and bring the game to overtime, cornerback Anthony Brown’s fourth defensive pass interference of the game put the Las Vegas Raiders in a position to kick the game-winning field goal and secure the 33-30 win.

NFL Week 12 Thanksgiving Game Recap: Chicago Bears 16, Detroit Lions 14

Even though the final score isn’t as one-sided, the Chicago Bears controlled their Thanksgiving bout with the Detroit Lions from start to finish.

NFL Week 11 Game Recap: Miami Dolphins 24, New York Jets 17

Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa's strong outing propelled the Miami Dolphins to their third straight win — a 24-17 triumph over the New York Jets in Week 11.

NFL Week 10 Game Recap: Miami Dolphins 22, Baltimore Ravens 10

Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa led the Miami Dolphins to a 22-10 victory over quarterback Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens.

NFL Week 9 Game Recap: New York Giants 23, Las Vegas Raiders 16

Xavier McKinney's two interceptions — one of which was a pick-six — helped the New York Giants take down the Las Vegas Raiders in Week 9 of the 2021 NFL season.

NFL Week 8 Game Recap: Tennessee Titans 34, Indianapolis Colts 31

Behind two late interceptions — one of which was a fourth-quarter pick-six — the Tennessee Titans rallied to take down the Indianapolis Colts in overtime in Week 8.

Chargers' Austin Ekeler didn't practice Wednesday with hip injury

The Los Angeles Chargers added star running back Austin Ekeler to the injury report (hip) on the Wednesday ahead of the team's Week 8 matchup with the New England Patriots.

by Austin Gayle 1 month ago Los Angeles Chargers

NFL Week 7 Game Recap: Cleveland Browns 17, Denver Broncos 14

Running back D'Ernest Johnson led the Cleveland Browns to a 17-14 victory over quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and the Denver Broncos on Thursday Night Football.

NFL Week 6 Game Recap: Cincinnati Bengals 34, Detroit Lions 11

Joe Burrow led the Cincinnati Bengals to an easy 34-11 road win over the Detroit Lions in Week 6 to improve to 4-2 on the season.

NFL Week 5 Game Recap: Green Bay Packers 25, Cincinnati Bengals 22

The Green Bay Packers and Cincinnati Bengals combined to miss five kicks during the fourth quarter and overtime, but Mason Crosby eventually won it for the visiting Packers, 25-22.

NFL Week 5 Game Recap: New Orleans Saints 33, Washington Football Team 22

Jameis Winston threw four touchdown passes, including a second-half Hail Mary, and the New Orleans Saints outlasted the Washington Football Team 33-22 in Week 5. 

by Austin Gayle 1 month ago New Orleans Saints

NFL Week 5 Game Recap: Philadelphia Eagles 21, Carolina Panthers 18

Jalen Hurts was just good enough for the Philadelphia Eagles to pull out the 21-18 win against the Carolina Panthers in Week 5 of the 2021 NFL season. 

NFL Week 5 Game Recap: Atlanta Falcons 27, New York Jets 20

All the momentum gained from the New York Jets' upset Week 4 win didn't make the plane trip across the pond, as the Atlanta Falcons coasted to a 27-20 victory over Zach Wilson and the Jets in Week 5 of the 2021 NFL season. 

NFL Week 4 Game Recap: Los Angeles Chargers 28, Las Vegas Raiders 14

Justin Herbert and Austin Ekeler led the Los Angeles Chargers to a 28-14 victory over Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders.


Austin Gayle joined PFF full-time in May 2017. He works as an NFL/Draft Analyst, hosts the 2 for 1 Drafts Podcast and is currently PFF's Associate Director of Content.

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