Category: Sports

Nov 19 2018

Redskins Trey Quinn and Jordan Reed were ready for emergency quarterback duty after Alex Smith's injury

FEDEX FIELD — The last we saw Redskins rookie wide receiver Trey Quinn was the third quarter of the first game of the season on Sept. 9.  Sunday afternoon against the Houston Texans, in his first game back from a right ankle injury, Quinn found himself a heartbeat away from playing quarterback.  That wasn’t the plan […]

Nov 19 2018

Growth under Matt Nagy shines as Bears take stranglehold on NFC North

In order to supplant the king, you first must defeat the king, or in the case of the NFC North, maybe kings, plural. The Bears took a major step toward that goal with their downing of the Minnesota Vikings 25-20 Sunday night in Soldier Field, in the process stepping over the team that won the […]

Nov 19 2018

Saints 48, Eagles 7: An embarrassing effort in the Superdome

7:18 p.m.: So here’s the deal, guys. There’s only one elevator to get down to the locker room, so I’m going now. Forgive me for not live-blogging the rest of this.  7:14 p.m.: Huge stop from the Eagles’ defense. They hold the Saints to a 19-yard field goal.  Saints 245, Eagles 7 6:54 p.m.: The […]

Nov 19 2018

Week 11 inactives: Bears will face Vikings defense without LB Anthony Barr

The Bears have been fortunate to stay much healthier this season compared to years past, but the Minnesota Vikings haven’t had that luxury. Their offensive line has taken plenty of hits so far, and recently the injury bug has spread to their defense. Starting linebacker Anthony Barr is officially inactive for their Week 11 matchup […]

Nov 19 2018

LeBron James erupts for season-high 51 points to lead Lakers past Heat

Matt Eppers USA TODAY Published 12:45 AM EST Nov 19, 2018 LeBron James got a warm ovation from the Miami crowd, then proceeded to take the arena on a trip down memory lane. James returned to South Florida as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers for the first time and poured in a season-high […]

Nov 19 2018

LeBron James puts on show as Heat throw shoe in frustration

MIAMI — There was a time when LeBron James getting pestered by Lance Stephenson would have worked out wonderfully for the Heat. Sunday was not one of those times. The scenario: It was late in the game, the outcome was decided, and Stephenson — James’ former rival, now his teammate with the Lakers — challenged […]

Nov 19 2018

Vikings offense sputters as Bears win, gain breathing room in NFC North

CHICAGO – The Chicago Bears’ rise, from a 5-11 record to the top of the NFC North under first-year head coach Matt Nagy, has been fueled by a creative offense and a defense that leads the league in points off turnovers. It was the latter attribute, more than the former, that fueled the 25-20 victory […]

Nov 19 2018

Malcolm Jenkins: Being winners of Super Bowl doesn't win you a game

11:50 PM ET NEW ORLEANS — Malcolm Jenkins‘ return to the Superdome on Sunday was filled with frustration, which spilled over both during the Philadelphia Eagles‘ 48-7 loss to the New Orleans Saints and afterward in his postgame comments. Cameras caught Jenkins giving his former head coach Sean Payton the finger after the Saints went […]

Nov 19 2018

Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears RECAP, SCORE, FANTASY STATS (11/18/18) | NFL Scores Week 11

The Minnesota Vikings (5-3-1), led by quarterback Kirk Cousins, met the Chicago Bears (6-3), led by quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, in an NFC North Week 11 NFL football game on Sunday, November 18, 2018 (11/18/18) at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. Click here for picks and predictions for Week 11. Check the scoreboard above for the final score […]

Nov 19 2018

Vikings vs. Bears results: Score, live updates from Chicago's Sunday night win

The Bears stifled the Vikings 25-20 to remain atop the NFC North on Sunday night. Led by its defense, Chicago won its fourth straight game. Khalil Mack had two sacks and a forced fumble in the win. The Bears held the Vikings to just 22 rushing yards on the night. MORE: Watch NFL live and on […]