LATEST STORIES FROM TIREBALL.COM

Stevan Ridley suffers knee injury against Bills

New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley was forced out of the teams Week 6 contest against Buffalo. Ridley had 10 carries for 23 yards before leaving the game. He was taken to the locker room after being tackled low in the third quarter. He was immediately ruled out for the game. Shane Vereen took over as the Patriots’ primary running back.
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Brady to start against Bills

While Tom Brady was a late addition to the injury report on Friday, there never seemed to be any question as to whether or not he would be on the field come Sunday. Brady, who is dealing with an ankle injury, will start Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium. The 37-year-old Brady has had mixed results this season but is coming off his best game against...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush to miss Week 6 against Vikings

The Detroit Lions will play Week 6 without two of its offensive weapons in Reggie Bush and Calvin Johnson. Ankle injuries will keep both Johnson and Bush off the field. With Bush out of action the Lions will turn to Joique Bell. The 28-year-old Bell has dealt with a concussion while getting off to a slow start this season. Bell can contribute in both the rushing and passing game...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Derek Carr to start for Raiders

As expected quarterback Derek Carr will start Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers. Carr has knee and ankle injuries but despite a questionable tag being placed on him never seemed to be in any danger of missing the start. The Raiders will have their work cut out for them against the Chargers. In four games this season Carr is completing 63.2-percent of his passes for...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Gibbs Racing still waiting to make crew chief changes

Getty Images Citing a need to perform well in the Chase, Joe Gibbs was mum on Saturday about any potential crew chief changes on his three Sprint Cup Series cars. “Our biggest concern is, we want to do everything at once,” said Gibbs. “We’ve got a lot up in the air on the Nationwide side, still. And so, I think as soon as we get that settled down, we can kind of make an...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Knowshon Moreno could be limited to 10 touches in return?

The return of running back Knowshon Moreno may be limited in Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers. While the Miami Dolphins will welcome Moreno back to the field from a dislocated elbow, his impact on Sunday’s game will be up in the air. Dolphins beat reporter Armando Salguerrero suggests that the Dolphins are eyeing 8-10 carries for Moreno which suggests that Lamar Miller...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Graham to miss 2-3 games with shoulder injury

Getty Images The New Orleans Saints are on a bye in Week 6. When they return to the field tight end Jimmy Graham is not expected to join them. Graham will need another 2-3 weeks to recover from a shoulder injury according to multiple reports including NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. #Saints star TE Jimmy Graham expected to miss 2-3 weeks after the bye with a shoulder sprain, source...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers: Mike Evans, Vincent Jackson both to play against Ravens

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers expect to have both Vincent Jackson and Mike Evans on the field when they play against the Baltimore Ravens today. Evans (groin) got in a full week of practice and should be ready to go. Jackson who had been dealing with a rib injury will also play and be matched up against Ravens corner Jimmy Smith. The Buccaneers offensive unit has shown some signs of...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Carson Palmer to play against Redskins

In what is turning out to be a best case scenario, the Arizona Cardinals are expected to have quarterback Carson Palmer start Sunday’s game against  the Washington Redskins. Backup Drew Stanton will also be ready to go after being cleared from a concussion suffered a week ago. The Cardinals entered the week with the possibility of Logan Thomas making his first career start. GAME...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

NASCAR mum on penalties following scuffle between Kenseth and Keselowski

NASCAR will review video and take accounts of drivers and crew members before they announce any penalties following a wild night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Contact between Brad Keselowski and Denny Hamlin turned into a fracas involving Matt Kenseth following the conclusion of the Bank of America 500. Keselowski hit the cars of Kenseth and Tony Stewart on pit road. While Keselowski...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Logano, Harvick lead NASCAR standings, full points following Charlotte

The “Contender” round is two races down. Following Kansas and Charlotte Joey Logano and Kevin Harvick have moved onto the third round of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase. Just Talladega remains in the second round. Winner: Harvick wins at Charlotte, full results Below is the standings for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Drivers with a win in the round and then by points will...
Via Tireball.com
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Matt Kenseth attacks Brad Keselowski after race

Contact between Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski on a restart with two laps to go resulted in post race confrontations. Hamlin and Keselowski would make contact with one another on the cool down lap and then slam into the side of Hamlin’s teammate Matt Kenseth. Keselowski’s No. 2 car also would make contact with Tony Stewart. Upon being hit Stewart put his car in reverse and...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Harvick wins at Charlotte, full results for Bank of America 500

Kevin Harvick won Saturday’s nights NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The driver of the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet SS crossed the start/finish line ahead of Jeff Gordon and Jamie McMurray to claim the win in the Bank of America 500. This was the second of three races in the contender round of the Chase. Following next weekends race at Talladega four...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Caldwell expected to play against Jets

The Denver Broncos will have wide receiver Andre Caldwell on the field when they play against the New York Jets on Sunday. While the Broncos are already a healthy favorite, they will not complain about having Caldwell on the field in four-wide sets come Sunday. Caldwell left last weekends game with a knee injury but practiced in full. Though four games he has two catches for 16 yards.
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Browner will not play in Week 6 against Bills

The New England Patriots activated cornerback Brandon Browner recently but will not place him on the field for Sunday’s Week 6 contest against the Buffalo Bills. Alfonzo Dennard is expected to play opposite of Darrelle Revis. Browner’s four game suspension ended on September 30. The physical corner combined with Richard Sherman to form a force in the secondary in Seattle. He...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees to try Alex Rodriguez at first base

Getty Images When Alex Rodriguez returns to the New York Yankees next season he could do so with a new position. The Yankees have spoken to Rodriguez about learning to play first base where he would back up Mark Teixeira according to general manager Brian Cashman. Rodriguez is expected to play third base and designated hitter but if he can not play the position following two hip...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers at Oakland Raiders: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

getty images The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders will face off against one another on Sunday in a match-up of two AFC West teams. The Chargers (4-1) and Raiders (0-4) are at different ends of the division and the outcome of this one is not expected to change much. Coverage of the game between the Chargers and Raiders will air on CBS beginning at 4:05 pm ET from the Coliseum...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars at Tennessee Titans: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images Two scuffling teams from the AFC South face off on Sunday when the Jacksonville Jaguars meet the Tennessee Titans. The Jaguars (0-5) take their act on the road to play against the Titans (1-4) in this game that will leave viewers searching for the remote. Coverage of the game between the Jaguars and Titans will air on CBS beginning at 1:00 pm ET from LP Field in Nashville...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears at Atlanta Falcons: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

The Atlanta Falcons and Chicago Bears will face off against each other on Sunday afternoon. Each team enters this game at 2-3 with the winner moving back to .500 and the loser falling further out of the playoff hunt. Coverage of the game between the Falcons and Bears will air on FOX beginning at 4:25 pm ET from the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, GA. If you live in the coverage area of...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens at Tampa Bay Buccanneers: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Sunday the Baltimore Ravens will be looking to get back in the win column when they travel to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Ravens (3-2) will be looking to earn a win against the Buccaneers (1-4) who suddenly have shown signs of offensive life with Mike Glennon at quarterback. Coverage of the game between the Ravens and Buccaneers will air on CBS beginning at 1:00 pm ET...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys at Seattle Seahawks: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

A week after going on the road and defeating one NFC East team in Washington, the Seattle Seahawks will host another in the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. The Cowboys (4-1) have found success this season on the ground thanks to the contributions of DeMarco Murray. Likewise the Seahawks (3-1) also used a ground based attack which was evident a week ago against the Redskins. Of course...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos at New York Jets: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Two teams headed in opposite direction meet on Sunday when the Denver Broncos take on the New York Jets. The Broncos (3-1) have been on a win streak since losing their opening contest while the Jets (1-4) followed up an opening week win with four straight losses that have head coach Rex Ryan firmly on the hot seat. Coverage of the game between the Jets and Broncos will air on CBS...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers at Miami Dolphins: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images On Sunday the Green Bay Packers and Miami Dolphins will face off against each other. The Packers (3-2) and Dolphins (2-2) will each be attempting to build momentum as the season carries on. Coverage of the game between the Dolphins and Packers will air on FOX beginning at 1:00 pm ET from Sun Life Stadium in Miami, FL. The Odds: The Green Bay Packers are 3 point favorites...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers at Cleveland Browns: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Two AFC North foes meet up in Week 6 when the Pittsburgh Steelers travel to take on the Clevaland Browns. This is a rematch of a closely fought game in Week 1. The Steelers (3-2) have been up and down this season while the Browns (2-2) are coming off a stunning come from behind win against Tennessee last week. Coverage of the game between the Steelers and Browns will air on CBS...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins at Arizona Cardinals: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Sunday the Washington Redskins look to earn their second win of the season when they travel to play the Arizona Cardinals. The Redskins (1-4) and Cardinals (3-1) have both suffered injuries at the quarterback position but thus far the Cardinals have been able to weather the storm and get in the win column. After a strong season debut, Kirk Cousins has put up mixed results for...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
Tireball.com
Tireball Sports Media - latest happenings in NASCAR, MLB, NFL, NBA and more.
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.