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NFL Week 13 Game Recap: Philadelphia Eagles 33, New York Jets 18

Backup quarterback Gardner Minshew shined to lead the Philadelphia Eagles past rookie Zach Wilson and the New York Jets in Week 13.

NFL Week 12 Game Recap: New England Patriots 36, Tennessee Titans 13

An undermanned Tennessee Titans offense missing Derrick Henry, A.J. Brown and Julio Jones wasn’t able to keep pace with the New England Patriots in a 36-13 Week 12 loss. 

NFL Week 11 Game Recap: San Francisco 49ers 30, Jacksonville Jaguars 10

The San Francisco 49ers began their 30-10 Week 11 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars with a 20-play, 13-minute drive and didn’t look back. 

NFL Week 10 Game Recap: Green Bay Packers 17, Seattle Seahawks 0

Both Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson threw costly red zone interceptions, and the Green Bay Packers shut out the Seattle Seahawks 17-0 in Week 10.

NFL Week 8 Game Recap: New York Jets 34, Cincinnati Bengals 31

The New York Jets halted the Cincinnati Bengals' momentum as quarterback Mike White erased an 11-point fourth-quarter deficit to win 34-31 in Week 8 of the 2021 NFL season.

NFL Week 8: Key matchups and storylines for all 15 games

The 2021 NFL regular season continues with a Thursday Night Football matchup between the Green Bay Packers and the Arizona Cardinals. Here are the top storylines from each of the 15 NFL Week 8 games.

by Ben Linsey 1 month ago

NFL Week 7: Key matchups and storylines for all 13 games

The 2021 NFL regular season continues with a Thursday Night Football matchup between the Denver Broncos and the Cleveland Browns. Here are the top storylines from each of the 13 NFL Week 7 games.

by Ben Linsey 1 month ago

NFL Week 6: Key matchups and storylines for all 14 games

The 2021 NFL regular season continues with a Thursday Night Football matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Philadelphia Eagles. Here are the top storylines from each of the 14 NFL Week 6 games.

by Ben Linsey 1 month ago

NFL Week 5 Game Recap: Tennessee Titans 37, Jacksonville Jaguars 19

The Jacksonville Jaguars remained winless, falling at the hands of running back Derrick Henry and the Tennessee Titans in Week 5 of the 2021 NFL season.

NFL Week 5 Game Recap: Pittsburgh Steelers 27, Denver Broncos 19

Diontae Johnson and Chase Claypool combined for 202 of the Pittsburgh Steelers' 253 receiving yards, helping the team hand the Denver Broncos their second loss in as many games.

NFL Week 5: Key matchups and storylines for all 16 games

The 2021 NFL regular season continues with a Thursday Night Football matchup between the Los Angeles Rams and the Seattle Seahawks. Here are the top storylines from each of the 16 NFL Week 5 games.

by Ben Linsey 1 month ago

NFL Week 4: Key matchups and storylines for all 16 games

The 2021 NFL regular season continues with a Thursday Night Football matchup between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Cincinnati Bengals. Here are the top storylines from each of the 16 NFL Week 4 games.

by Ben Linsey 2 months ago

NFL Week 3: Key matchups and storylines for all 16 games

The 2021 NFL regular season continues with a Thursday Night Football matchup between the Houston Texans and Carolina Panthers. Here are the top storylines from each of the 16 NFL Week 3 games.

by Ben Linsey 2 months ago

NFL Week 2 Game Recap: Cleveland Browns 31, Houston Texans 21

Quarterback Baker Mayfield and running back Nick Chubb impressed in the Cleveland Browns' 31-21 victory over the Houston Texans.

NFL Week 2: Key matchups and storylines for all 16 games

The 2021 NFL regular season continues with a Thursday Night Football matchup between the New York Giants and Washington Football Team. Here are the top storylines from each of the 16 NFL Week 2 games.

by Ben Linsey 2 months ago

NFL Week 1 Game Recap: Los Angeles Chargers 20, Washington Football Team 16

A late fumble from running back Antonio Gibson gave new life to the Los Angeles Chargers, who eked out a 20-16 win over the Washington Football Team in Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season.

NFL Week 1: Key matchups and storylines for all 16 games

The 2021 NFL regular season starts tonight when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take on the Dallas Cowboys. Here are the top storylines from each of the 16 NFL Week 1 games.

by Ben Linsey 2 months ago

Biggest takeaways from the 2021 NFL preseason for all 32 teams

While the NFL preseason often invites overreactions, there is still plenty to glean. Here is one takeaway for each NFL team ahead of the 2021 regular season.

by Ben Linsey 3 months ago

Saints' Michael Thomas to miss first six weeks of the 2021 NFL season

The same injury that hampered New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas last season is now set to delay his 2021 NFL season debut.

by Ben Linsey 3 months ago New Orleans Saints

Cam Newton released by Patriots: Mac Jones to start Week 1, potential landing spots for Newton

In a surprise move, the New England Patriots released quarterback Cam Newton prior to Tuesday’s cut deadline, paving the way for first-round rookie Mac Jones to start Week 1 against the Miami Dolphins.

by Ben Linsey 3 months ago New England Patriots
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Ben Linsey joined PFF full-time in May 2019. He works as an NFL analyst and as part of the team that produces prep work for NBC's Sunday Night Football.

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