How Alabamas freshman QB went from sideline to spotlight

By Jesse Bonello Tua Tagovailoa comes off the bench to lead the Alabama Crimson Tide to their fifth national championship since 2009. After the first half, Alabama found themselves down 13-0 against Georgia, and that's when Coach Nick Saban decided to bench his starting quarterback Jalen Hurts and turn to his five-star freshman back-up Tua …

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Todd Gurley has serious shot at NFL MVP award

By Jesse Bonello Todd Gurley, and the Los Angeles Rams, have been surprisingly dominant all season long, but Gurleys video game-like performance against the Seahawks could put him in MVP contention. Tom Brady, Russell Wilson, Carson Wentz and Antonio Brown looked like the frontrunners for the MVP award heading into the final five weeks of …

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Eagles, Bills among surprises at NFL mid-season mark

By Jesse Bonello Week eight of the NFL season is in the books, which marks the official half-way mark in the regular season. Each division has their surprises and disappointments, but some are definitely more eye-opening then others. AFC East New England Patriots: 6-2 Buffalo Bills: 5-3 Miami Dolphins: 4-3 New York Jets: 4-5 It's …

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Bills acquire Kelvin Benjamin from Panthers

By Jesse Bonello Panthers WR Kelvin Benjamin traded to Buffalo, source tells ESPN. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 31, 2017 The Buffalo Bills were looking to address their wide receiver depth heading in to the trade deadline, and they did just that. The Bills trade a third-round pick and a seventh-round pick for wide receiver …

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Aaron Rodgers joins list of influential injuries in NFL

By Jesse Bonello Before Sundays loss to Minnesota, the Green Bay Packers were off to a 4-1 start, they were at the top of their division and Aaron Rodgers was playing like his usual elite self. Everything was looking up for the Packers until Rodgers rolled out of the pocket against the Vikings on Sunday …

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Alex Smith, Kareem Hunt headline early NFL MVP race

By Jesse Bonello Each season, the NFL sees exciting new twists like the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets ahead of the New England Patriots in the AFC East or the New York Giants starting winless in their first five games. Sometimes things don't change, which is the case for the struggling Chicago Bears, Cleveland …

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