Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Rams And 49ers Look To Rebound From LossesThe NFC West takes the spotlight this week for Thursday Night Football when the Los Angeles Rams and San Francisco 49ers battle it out.
Silverman: At Midway Point, Brady, Del Rio And Elliott Among Leading Contenders For NFL AwardsAs we head into Week 9, there have been a number of outstanding performances by individuals that could lead to awards. One of those performances is both unbelievable and totally predictable at the same time.
Opponent Profile: Giants Take On Rams Across The PondHopefully, the New York Giants (3-3) can bottle up the momentum from their exciting win over the Baltimore Ravens and pack it in their carry-on bags. Big Blue travels across the Atlantic Ocean this week to face the newly revived Los Angeles Rams (3-3) in the first NFL game to be played in Twickenham Stadium in south west London.
Silverman: Donald, Short Lead The Way Among NFL Defensive TacklesNFL coaches are looking for far more versatility from defensive tackles than they did five or 10 years ago. They are looking for big, strong, wide bodies with just enough athleticism to cause havoc on every play.
Opponent Profile: St. Louis' Pass Rush Poses Giant Threat To Big Blue's OffenseLast week, the New York Giants (5-9) played against Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins. This week, the Giants take on the other half of the RG3 blockbuster trade, as they travel to St. Louis to face the Rams. Pride is a stake, as two non-playoff teams face each other in an otherwise meaningless contest.
Aaron Donald Has Some Believing St. Louis Rams Have Created A New 'Fearsome Foursome'Ask Aaron Donald and he'll tell you without a doubt, that he believes he couldn't have landed in a better spot when he was selected by the St. Louis Rams in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft with the No. 13 overall pick.
Dottino: With The 12th Pick In The NFL Draft, The New York Giants Select...Giants general manager Jerry Reese knew he had plenty of work to do, and he plugged a ton of holes in free agency. Now comes the hard part -- the NFL Draft.
Who Will The Giants Take In The Draft? Here Are Some PossibilitiesFortunately for New York, which picks 12th, this draft is so deep that whomever Reese grabs should be a potential starter from Day 1. Here's a look at where the Giants might go in the draft.