The Green Bay Packers will have to try to win for the first time in more than a month without Aaron Rodgers.
GREEN BAY, Wis. _ The last time Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy had to prepare a backup quarterback to start a game, he stopped very early in the process and reminded himself of something.
The Arizona Cardinals have carved out a respectable record in Bruce Arians' first season as coach.
On Draft Day 2004, Eli Manning made the lone controversial move of his NFL career.
When Peyton Manning lines up against the Tennessee Titans, he'll be keeping his eye on a handful of numbers:
Injuries have sapped the buzz from a game once considered a dandy December matchup and potential NFC championship preview.
Marc Trestman probably was in need of a kind word after last Sunday's controversial 23-20 overtime loss to the Vikings.
Much of what Junior Hemingway does these days is pretty thankless work.
Just as everyone expected: One team is on the cusp of the playoffs, and the other is sinking like a stone.
Forget the playoffs. There's a highly competitive race going on at the bottom of the NFL standings that could have as much impact on the franchises involved as winning a Super Bowl can have for the contenders.
Quarterback Jay Cutler's injured left ankle responded well enough to his return to practice Thursday that he wasn't affected by any day-after soreness Friday, Bears coach Marc Trestman said.
Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman says quarterback Jay Cutler's injured left ankle responded well after he returned to practice this week.
It happened only once during Andy Reid's 14 seasons in Philadelphia and never for an entire season. For a fleeting moment during the Eagles' 2004 run to the Super Bowl, we saw what the combination of size and speed could do at the wide receiver position.
Let's attempt to put Tyler Eifert's rookie season into perspective, starting with stats.
The Eagles' success in punt coverage could be summed up with two words: Donnie Jones.
DAVIE, Fla. _ Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin has preached it all season: a positive giveaway/takeaway margin equates to victories; a negative giveaway/takeaway margin equates to losses.
The updated National Football League injury report, as provided by the league:
Eli Manning and Philip Rivers will meet Sunday for the third time since being traded for each other on draft day 2004.
Seattle Seahawks injury-plagued wide receive Percy Harvin has been ruled out for Sunday's tilt at San Francisco because of a sore hip.
If last week's encounter with the Arizona Cardinals and Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald was a test for the Philadelphia Eagles secondary; Sunday's match-up with the Detroit Lions and Calvin Johnson is a final exam.
The Detroit Lions have listed cornerback Darius Slay as doubtful against the Philadelphia Eagles because of a knee injury.
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer was a limited practice participant for a third straight day on Friday, putting his status for this weekend's game against St. Louis in question.
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin and cornerback Brandon Browner will both be out for Sunday's game at San Francisco, coach Pete Carroll said Friday.
Darren McFadden will be back on the sidelines when the Oakland Raiders visit the New York Jets this Sunday, while fellow running back Rashad Jennings' status remains up in the air for the team's Week 14 tilt.
Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas is listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans .
Geno Smith will look around in his huddle at some point Sunday and likely see three familiar faces on the field with him.
The Texans have fired special teams coordinator Joe Marciano.
The Carolina Panthers expect to have both leading rusher DeAngelo Williams and defensive end Charles Johnson back for Sunday's NFC South showdown with the New Orleans Saints.
As if playing in the Eastern time zone where they've lost 12 straight games isn't bad enough, the Oakland Raiders could be facing snowy conditions Sunday against the New York Jets.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says running back DeAngelo Williams and two other starters will return for Sunday night's key divisional showdown with the New Orleans Saints.