Found September 27, 2012 on Air It Out Sport:
One incredible performance from an inspirational young man, big time returns for guys named Mojo and Charles and some serious letdowns highlight this weeks three up, three down. UP Torrey Smith, WR Baltimore Ravens Perhaps the most inspirational performance in a football game since Brett Favre’s Monday night showing in December 2003 after his father passed away.  Torrey Smith absolutely lit up the field in the wake of his brother’s tragic death, astounding millions watching Sunday night.  He was a matchup nightmare vs. the Patriots, reeling in 6 rec for 127 yds and 2 TDs.  Just wow… In other news, Ravens kicker Justin Tucker tried his best Billy Cundiff impersonation, but couldn’t quite match it as the Refs ruled his FG good. Maurice Jones-Drew, RB Jacksonville Jaguars I have a soft spot for MJD this week because he’s on my fantasy team and finally did what I’ve been expecting all year.  WENT OFF!  He’s always been a stud against the Colts, and Sunday followed suit.  MJD finished th...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Baltimore Ravens: Torrey Smith excels despite death of brother

Baltimore Ravens second year wide receiver Torrey Smith did what many of us could not do. Imagine you just lost your brother or sister in a tragic accident. Then imagine going to work only hours later, and then being the very best at your job. That’s exactly what Smith did Sunday night against the New England Patriots, helping the team to a 31-30 comeback win in front of an emotional...

Torrey Smith Stays Hot vs. Cleveland

Four days after catching six passes for 127 yards and two touchdowns against New England following the death of his younger brother, Ravens receiver Torrey Smith stepped up again, catching six balls for 97 and a score Thursday against the Browns.Fantasy Spin:Smith had two catches in each of the first two weeks so he needed these last two performances to show fantasy owners that he...

Patriots fan requests police protection after her insensitive tweets inspire death threats.

It’s never a good idea to make idiots famous. In doing so you help them accomplish their goal of pushing their agenda to the highest degree and you give them the attention that they so do not deserve. With that, let us recap the story of New England Patriots’ fan Katie Moody. Please Click Here To Read This Story

Chiefs' Charles back in charge after knee injury

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer There were moments when Jamaal Charles wasn't sure whether he'd ever be the same. Might have been during rehab, when he was trying to squeeze out one more repetition with his surgically repaired left knee. Or when he took a handoff from Matt Cassel in practice, and the All-Pro running back would make a cut at the line...

Smith's Performance Propels Ravens To Win

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith was a one-man wrecking crew Sunday vs the Patriots.

Kansas City Chiefs: Week 4 NFL Power Rankings

Last week: 27 (+0) Record: 1-2 Defense is key for this team. If they can play good defense, it will allow them to unleash Jamaal Charles and take the pressure off of Matt Cassel. Charles had a huge game last week and looked every bit the back he was in 2010 before his injury, only Todd Haley is no longer the coach so they are now utilizing him properly. However, the defense was horrendous...

Cleveland Browns vs. Baltimore Ravens: Three Bold Predictions

Fans around the league might not remember the Sunday game anymore, now that a wild Week 3 has been capped by one of the biggest referee mistakes in history. The Ravens pulled off a crazy last-minute upset, fueled by a grieving Torrey Smith, and may or may not have missed the field goal.After all those ups and downs, will they be able to show up for the divisional matchup against...

Fantasy Football 2012: Will Rodney Hudson Injury Hurt Jamaal Charles And Kansas City Chiefs Running Game?

Kansas City Chiefs center Rodney Hudson is not on anyone’s fantasy football team in 2012. Most owners have absolutely no idea who Hudson even is, as he is not eligible to be drafted or picked up off of waivers in any league. So tell me how it could be that his injury could hurt so many fantasy teams going forward? It is simple. Although Hudson is not on any fantasy team, Jamaal...

San Diego Chargers vs. Kansas City Chiefs: Three Bold Predictions

Mediocrity and the San Diego Chargers seem to go hand in hand.At times, the Chargers look dominant and ready to take control of the AFC West. However, there are other times when the seat really heats up for Norv Turner.Last week's drubbing by the hands of Atlanta 27-3, makes us sports fans really scratch their heads.Meanwhile, the Chiefs were dead in the water trailing 24-6...

San Diego Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs: Baldwin To Make Impact

The San Diego Chargers take their 2-1 first place record into Arrowhead Sunday to face the Kansas City Chiefs 1-2.Arrowhead has been a house of horrors for the Chargers of late.Last year quarterback Philip Rivers fumbled the ball, while trying to kneel down and end the game with 1:03 left. Kansas City recovered the fumble.In overtime, Chiefs kicker Ryan Succup nailed a game-winning...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.