Mr. Rogers, whose N.F.L. career was stalled by drug use, died of liver failure on Monday.
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Patrick Mahomes and Drew Brees lost, Lamar Jackson put on a clinic and Kyler Murray’s record-setting streak ended at the worst possible time.
To perhaps everyone’s surprise, the two beleaguered teams fought out an exciting and entertaining game.
Protesters displayed the balloon of a giant baby Donald Trump during the president’s visit to a football game in Alabama.
Nashville’s big Kurdish community has fallen hard for football, and parking-lot feasts that feature biryani but no alcohol.
Sunday’s game between the two floundering teams that share MetLife Stadium will also be a measuring stick for quarterbacks Sam Darnold and Daniel Jones.
The 49ers’ win streak is on the line against Seattle, the Cowboys host the Vikings, the Packers try to get back on track and Patrick Mahomes is ready to return for Kansas City.
Beckham, the Cleveland Browns’ oft-fined star receiver, was forced to change his cleats or else on Sunday.
For Indigenous Australians in isolated towns, “bush footy” is more religion than sport. Neither distance, the police nor even death can keep teams from competing.
Oakland could be missing two key members of its offensive line as it tries to slow down Joey Bosa and Melvin Ingram.
The Carolina Panthers quarterback was placed on the injured reserve list after having his left foot re-evaluated last week.
“What I didn’t like is, we were going good and it stopped us,” Saquon Barkley said.
The defeat was the fifth in a row for the Giants this season and their sixth straight against Dallas.
Lamar Jackson and the Ravens shocked the Patriots, the Chiefs beat Minnesota, and Denver’s Brandon Allen (who?) beat Cleveland. In a wild week, even the Dolphins won.
New general manager, new coach, new running back, new uniforms. Same result.
Jets Coach Adam Gase stumbled against his former team.
Trent Williams said he developed a tumor on his head, but claimed team doctors downplayed the severity of the growth. The team asked the N.F.L. and the players union to review his situation.
As stadium spectacles grow, teams are finding ways to welcome fans with autism and other sensory challenges.
The Patriots have the stingiest defense the N.F.L. has seen in years. The Ravens have a uniquely versatile offense. They face off Sunday in a can’t-miss game in prime time.
A rotating cast of characters contributes as San Francisco tight end George Kittle and the defense dominate.