What the NFL’s final four can teach the rest of the league

Lessons from the NFL’s Final Four for the Rest of the League Running the ball efficiently and effectively is still important in a passing era, as it forces defenses to adapt and creates opportunities for play-action passes. Having a strong run game opens up the playbook and helps offenses attack multiple parts of the field. … Read more

Ravens aren’t putting stock into ‘rest v. rust’ concerns

Ravens are disregarding concerns about rest versus rust The 2023 Baltimore Ravens are drawing comparisons to the 2019 team, as both were AFC North champions with Lamar Jackson as their quarterback and clinched the No. 1 seed in the playoffs. The 2019 team suffered an early playoff exit, and the current team aims to avoid … Read more

Niners to rest Purdy; stars may see some action

“49ers to bench Purdy; key players could still play” Nick Wagoner is an NFL reporter at ESPN covering the San Francisco 49ers and the NFL since 2016. Coach Kyle Shanahan announced that quarterback Brock Purdy will not play in the regular season finale against the Los Angeles Rams, with Sam Darnold starting instead. Several key … Read more