Damar Hamlin Speaks Publicly for First Time Since Cardiac Arrest – NBC Chicago

Damar Hamlin Speaks Publicly for First Time Since Cardiac Arrest – NBC Chicago

Damar Hamlin speaks publicly for the first time since cardiac arrest originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin spoke publicly on Saturday for the first time since suffering cardiac arrest during a game in early January. Hamlin posted a near-six-minute video on Instagram, thanking those who saved his life and helped … Read more

Preview, prediction, what to watch for

Preview, prediction, what to watch for

An inside look at Sunday’s Bengals-Chiefs AFC championship matchup in Kansas City: Marquee matchup Bengals receivers vs. Chiefs defensive backs The Bengals have one of the league’s top receiving corps — led by Joe Burrow’s favorite target, Ja’Marr Chase, who set the Cincinnati single-game record with 266 yards receiving in a regular-season win over Kansas … Read more

The Eagles must deal with Brock Purdy, the ultimate underdog

The Eagles must deal with Brock Purdy, the ultimate underdog

PHILADELPHIA — They love their underdogs here. The Rocky statue stands proudly near the Rocky steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Nick Foles taking over Carson Wentz and somehow leading the Eagles to their first Super Bowl championship on Feb. 4, 2018, will never be forgotten. Heck, living-legend Eagles center Jason Kelce has an … Read more

Who will win the NFL Coach of the Year award? 5 finalists named

Who will win the NFL Coach of the Year award?  5 finalists named

Image: AP Tampa Bay regressed in Bowles’ first year as head coach of the team, and that’s putting it nicely. A team that was 13-4 a year ago followed that up with an 8-9 campaign, although they captured another NFC South crown. That alone says a lot about the division — which was weak — … Read more

Saints’ Cam Jordan ‘happy-ish’ as ​​Ryan Nielsen bolts for rival Falcons

Saints’ Cam Jordan ‘happy-ish’ as ​​Ryan Nielsen bolts for rival Falcons

New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Cameron Jordan is “happy-ish” about his former coach Ryan Nielsen going to a division rival. Nielsen was hired as the Atlanta Falcons’ new defensive coordinator on Friday after a successful six-year stint as defensive line coach in New Orleans. He was promoted to assistant head coach in 2021 and co-defensive … Read more

NFC Championship weak links: Charles Omenihu, Charvarius Ward

NFC Championship weak links: Charles Omenihu, Charvarius Ward

Image: AP The Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers have been the NFC’s two-headed monsters all season. For the majority of this season, they’ve been the kaijus of the conference. However, the bigger they are, the harder the fall — and one of these behemoths has to end the weekend with a gaping hole in … Read more

Indianapolis Colts fans don’t want Jeff Saturday as head coach

Indianapolis Colts fans don’t want Jeff Saturday as head coach

Jeff SaturdayImage: AP I like to say that we over here at Deadspin started the unofficial petition to prevent Jeff Saturday from becoming the next full-time head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. The backlash to Saturday getting the nod over many qualified candidates who have —get this — coached football before, was so big that … Read more

Kansas City Chiefs favored against Cincinnati Bengals AFC title

Kansas City Chiefs favored against Cincinnati Bengals AFC title

Image: Getty Images Joe Burrow is 3-0 against Patrick Mahomes in his career. He’s been so dominant against Cris Collinsworth’s favorite quarterback that Cincinnati Bengals’ players and fans have started referring to the Chiefs’ home stadium, Arrowhead, as “Burrowhead.” Despite this success and confidence from Bengals’ players, bettors seem unsure of which way to lean. … Read more