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NFL Week 7 Game Recap: New England Patriots 54, New York Jets 13

Week 7 was equal parts insult and injury for the New York Jets, who took a 54-13 beatdown from the New England Patriots in Foxborough.

Lee: NFL Week 6 Biggest Likes & Dislikes

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Breaking down the best and worst action from the Week 6 NFL slate, headlined by the Jacksonville Jaguars rookie quarterback Trevor Lawrence.

by Diante Lee 2 days ago

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' offense, a test case of multiplicity and counter-punching

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost a few steps from 2020, and instead of relying on quarterback Tom Brady to solve it all in the dropback game, the offense found another way to punish defenses.

by Diante Lee 4 days ago Tampa Bay Buccaneers

NFL Week 6 Game Recap: Los Angeles Rams 38, New York Giants 11

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford had an efficient day in a route of the New York Giants, throwing four touchdown passes and capitalizing often on short fields after Giants turnovers.

NFL Week 6 Game Recap: Tampa Bay Buccaneers 28, Philadelphia Eagles 22

Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost some of the rhythm from their hot start but were able to ride an early lead to a 28-22 win against the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday Night Football. 

Lee: Likes and dislikes from Week 5 of the 2021 NFL season

Breaking down the best and worst trends from the Week 5 NFL slate, headlined by the Green Bay Packers' creative use of Davante Adams against the Cincinnati Bengals.

by Diante Lee 10 days ago

Kirby Smart is redefining "spread defense" at Georgia

The undefeated Georgia Bulldogs rank No. 1 in the AP poll ahead of Week 7 of the 2021 college football season, and it's due in no small part to a defense molded by Kirby Smart.

by Diante Lee 11 days ago

Why the Kansas City Chiefs won't be Super Bowl contenders in 2021

By all accounts, the Kansas City Chiefs have reached the peak iteration of the modern spread offense in the pros, but the defense is doing everything in its power to make sure it doesn’t matter.

by Diante Lee 12 days ago Kansas City Chiefs

NFL Week 5 Game Recap: Los Angeles Rams 26, Seattle Seahawks 17

Wide receiver Robert Woods led the Los Angeles Rams to a 26-17 victory over DK Metcalf and the Seattle Seahawks.

Lee: Four likes and dislikes from Week 4 of the 2021 NFL season

Breaking down the best and worst action from the Week 4 NFL slate, headlined by the New York Giants' struggles on defense.

by Diante Lee 17 days ago

Dak Prescott and Kellen Moore — diving into the Dallas Cowboys' efficient playmaking and play calling

Before suffering a season-ending injury in 2020, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott was on an elite pace. Now healthy in 2021, he's back to his efficient ways alongside offensive coordinator Kellen Moore.

by Diante Lee 19 days ago Dallas Cowboys

NFL Week 4 Game Recap: Kansas City Chiefs 42, Philadelphia Eagles 30

Last season, it was clear that Kansas City had fallen into a habit of playing with its food for a half or more before turning up the gas and pulling away. Today’s game in Philadelphia was no different, as they turned a 21-13 score at halftime into a 42-30 win over the Philadelphia Eagles.

by Diante Lee 21 days ago

NFL Week 4 Game Recap: Cincinnati Bengals 24, Jacksonville Jaguars 21

In a battle of No. 1 draft picks, Joe Burrow led the Cincinnati Bengals to a 24-21 victory over Trevor Lawrence and the Jacksonville Jaguars.

The evolution of Buffalo Bills QB Josh Allen and Brian Daboll's offense

What the Buffalo Bills are doing on offense couldn’t be more opposite from what quarterback Josh Allen operated within during his time at Wyoming — an evolution spearheaded by offensive coordinator Brian Daboll.

by Diante Lee 24 days ago Buffalo Bills

Lee: Four likes and dislikes from Week 3 of the 2021 NFL season

Breaking down the best and worst action from the Week 3 NFL slate, headlined by the Cleveland Browns' defense and rookie linebacker Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah.

by Diante Lee 24 days ago

NFL Week 3 Game Recap: Tennessee Titans 25, Indianapolis Colts 16

The Tennessee Titans relied on their run game to eat up clock and keep the offense in manageable situations, outlasting the Indianapolis Colts 25-16 at home in Week 3.

NFL Week 3 Game Recap: Carolina Panthers 24, Houston Texans 9

Wide receiver D.J. Moore impressed in the Carolina Panthers' 24-9 win over the Houston Texans Thursday night.

Lee: Four likes and dislikes from Week 2 of the 2021 NFL season

From the Tennessee Titans' productive offensive display to the horrendous passing performance from Zach Wilson and the New York Jets, here are four likes and dislikes from Week 2 of the 2021 NFL season.

by Diante Lee 1 month ago

How Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens' offense closed out a Week 2 win over the Kansas City Chiefs

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Lamar Jackson is far from a typical NFL quarterback, and defending the offense he runs for the Baltimore Ravens is an unenviable task for any defense. The Kansas City Chiefs found out firsthand on Sunday Night Football in Week 2 of the 2021 season.

by Diante Lee 1 month ago

NFL Week 2 Game Recap: Los Angeles Rams 27, Indianapolis Colts 24

Wide receiver Cooper Kupp and defensive lineman Aaron Donald impressed in the Los Angeles Rams' 27-24 victory over the Indianapolis Colts.

Bio

Diante Lee is a freelance writer from San Diego that started with PFF in February of 2020. College football is his focus, but you'll see and hear him giving NFL analysis occasionally. He looks to marry data with film to give readers a 360-degree view of the game.

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