The Redskins played in Tampa Bay on Nov. 25. Still injured, Taylor flew to Florida to be with his fiancée and 18-month-old daughter at their home in suburban Miami. He was shot at night on Nov. 26 and died a day later.
This week’s bye came at the perfect time for the Falcons, with top receivers Julio Jones and Mohamed Sanu coming off injuries during a loss to Buffalo. Jones suffered a hip flexor injury, and a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter that Jones is not expected to miss any game action. Meanwhile, Sanu is expected to be sidelined two to three weeks with a hamstring strain, so he’s likely to miss the Falcons’ next game against the Dolphins in Week 6. But the bye gives both receivers a chance to rest and recover. — Vaughn McClure
The Packers face third-and-goal from the 6.
The Packers go for it and get the first down. Rodgers completes to Jordy Nelson for an easy pitch-and-catch.
The review shows Bennett didn’t get the first down and it’s now fourth-and-inches. Looks like Mason Crosby might come in for a field-goal attempt.
The spot of the ball after Martellus Bennett’s catch is under review. The ruling Cheap Jerseys NBA China on the field is that Bennett got enough for the first down.
There is no singular reason FPI thinks so much more highly of Minnesota than the voters do.
The difference quite possibly derives from a combination of some “jack-of-all-trades syndrome” and the lack of star power at quarterback.
FPI considers the Vikings above average, but not exceptional, at all three phases of the game. That isn’t the kind of team structure that leaps off the page, so perhaps they get Cheap Jerseys NHL overlooked as a result.