Doug Pederson doesn't challenge a missed call on a dropped pass and it costs Jaguars
That should have tipped off Jaguars coach Doug Pederson to challenge Everett's catch. It was a big moment in Saturday night's game. The Jaguars didn’t challenge this on Gerald Everett??? The Jaguars didn't have time to look at the replay and tell Pederson to challenge. Still, it was a pretty big miss by Pederson at a key moment of the game.wftv.com
Fantasy Football Week 14: Tight End rankings
Tight end is what it is in fantasy, but it doesn't hurt when your quarterback is Justin Herbert and he throws the ball 47 times in a game. Now comes another good matchup for Everett on paper: a Miami Dolphins unit that is giving up more TE fantasy points than everybody except for the Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks. 6 tight end in their Week 14 positional rankings as of Tuesday, right behind Dalton Schultz and one spot ahead of George Kittle. With offensive weapons galore and one of the week's highest totals, Dolphins-Chargers figures to offer plenty of scoring opportunities for someone. Here's the tight end position — check out where Everett and the rest of the TEs landed in our analysts' rankings for Week 14:powered by FantasyProsECR ™ -wftv.com
Week 9 Fantasy Football Preview: A good week for TEs, Etienne hype and D.J. Moore is back
Subscribe to the Yahoo Fantasy Football ForecastApple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Google PodcastsMatt Harmon is joined by both Dalton Del Don and Marvin Elequin to help preview all of this weekend’s games from a fantasy perspective. Find out why it might be a big week for Gerald Everett, if Kyle Pitts is in the circle of trust, and why you should never read the comments. The guys also spend a while talking about why you should be starting Gabe Davis every week if you have him, how D.J. Moore has recaptured fantasy relevancy, and wishing that the Elijah Moore situation would get cleared up with the New York Jets. Find out which Rams WR will benefit the most if Cooper Kupp can’t play and which Chiefs WR is the most negatively affected by the trade for Kadarius Toney before they close out the show with some hype for Isaiah Likely and Chris Olave.wftv.com
Fantasy Football Week 8: Tight end rankings
Week 8 will take two of the better tight ends off the board for fantasy managers with the Kansas City Chiefs and Los Angeles Chargers on bye. Travis Kelce is fantasy's top-scoring tight end through seven weeks, averaging 17.6 points per game in .5 PPR leagues. Gerald Everett clearly isn't in the same tight end tier as Kelce, but he's been a solid option (TE7 on the season) at fantasy's weakest position. So what does the tight end landscape look like without Kelce, Everett or Njoku? Other tight ends available in more than 50% of leagues worth consideration include Evan Engram and Irv Smith Jr.See how all the tight ends stack up in our fantasy analysts' Week 8 rankings:powered by FantasyProsECR ™ -wftv.com
Chiefs rally past Chargers 27-24 in early AFC West showdown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Jaylen Watson finally put the Chiefs ahead after the Chargers (1-1), answering Matt Ammendola's tying field goal, marched to the Kansas City 3. Clyde Edwards-Helaire promptly split the defense on a 52-yard run to set up a field goal for Kansas City. Kansas City recovered the onside kick and ran out the clock on a crucial AFC West win. That set up Jaylen Watson's pick-6 and the first lead that Kansas City had all night.wftv.com
NFL updates protocols in response to COVID-19 cases
The NFL has updated its protocols in reaction to an increase in COVID-19 cases around the league, and it is pushing booster shots as the most effective protection against the coronavirus. Washington placed three more players on the COVID-19 list Thursday, following eight Wednesday. Also:—Seattle might be without one of its stars, receiver Tyler Lockett, who was put on the COVID-19 list Thursday along with running back Alex Collins. —Cleveland tight end David Njoku was activated from the COVID-19 list, adding a playmaker heading into Saturday’s game against Las Vegas. The Browns had 17 players, including 10 starters, on the COVID-19 list and are placing safety Ronnie Harrison there.wftv.com
Jaguars poised to spend big, rebuild quickly in free agency
Free agency feels a lot like recruiting to new Jaguars coach Urban Meyer. It certainly should help that the Jaguars have more salary cap space (nearly $73 million) than any other team. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Free agency feels a lot like recruiting to new Jaguars coach Urban Meyer. Clemson star Trevor Lawrence is the presumptive choice, and the Jaguars will use free agency to build around him. “That’s a room that’s going to have to be rebuilt in some ways,” said Meyer, who could sign Hunter Henry, Jonnu Smith or Gerald Everett when free agency officially begins Wednesday.
Erase that 0!: Jets edge Rams 23-20, avoid winless season
Coach Adam Gase got his first win of the year only after New York blew most of a 17-point lead in the second half. New York had a 13-3 lead at halftime after holding the Rams to 97 yards, and the Jets led 20-3 midway through the third quarter. Nsimba Webster’s huge punt return put the Rams in Jets territory moments later, but the New York defense held with help from penalties. INJURIESJets: DL Quinnen Williams left in the second half to be evaluated for a head injury. ... WR Jeff Smith injured his shoulder in the second half.
Rams dominate matchup of tough defenses, beat Bears 24-10
Josh Reynolds and Gerald Everett caught touchdown passes from Jared Goff, and the Rams won a matchup of dominant defenses, beating the Bears 24-10. After his first sack, Floyd jumped up and went toward the Bears sideline, shouting and gesticulating at the team that let him go. We’re just one tight unit right now.”The Rams led 10-3 at halftime after holding the Bears to 126 yards. ... TE Tyler Higbee was inactive with a hand injury, missing his second game since 2016. Johnny Mundt had a career-high 47 yards receiving in his absence, including a career-best 34-yard catch in the second quarter.
Rams hold off Giants 17-9; Ramsey, Tate fight after game
Jared Goff hit Cooper Kupp for a 55-yard touchdown with 6:56 to play, and the Rams grinded out a 17-9 victory over New York on Sunday before the wild fight between Ramsey and Tate. Los Angeles managed 240 total yards and went nearly 45 minutes between its two touchdowns, but it was enough. Williams said he recognized the Giants' play call from earlier in the game, allowing him to anticipate the throw. Graham Gano kicked three field goals in the Giants’ first game in the Los Angeles area since 1994. Los Angeles had racked up at least 400 total yards in each of its first three games.
The Latest: Wentz has early interception against 49ers
(AP Photo/Tony Avelar)The Latest on Week 4 in the NFL (all times EDT)___8:35 p.m.Carson Wentz has thrown his NFL-worst seventh interception of the season for the Philadelphia Eagles. ___7:05 p.m.Bills quarterback Josh Allen’s 1-yard sneak that gave Buffalo a 23-16 lead over Las Vegas early in the fourth quarter. ___7:20 p.m.Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen is back guiding the Bills offense after injuring his left shoulder late in the first half at Las Vegas. ___6:40 p.m.Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen headed to the locker room after falling on his left wrist. The high-scoring start to the 2020 NFL season continued Sunday with several games featuring lots of points and very little defense.
Rams open SoFi Stadium in style with 20-17 win over Cowboys
Dak Prescott passed for 266 yards and a touchdown, but Dallas managed three points on its six drives in the second half. The opening of Rams owner Stan Kroenke's $5 billion stadium project was a historic night for the Los Angeles area, albeit one that should have been much more festive. Elliott tied it early in the second quarter with a 19-yard TD catch during which he ran through most of the Los Angeles defense. Van Jefferson's first career reception was a beautiful 31-yard grab in the second quarter, but it was the promising Rams rookie's only reception. Right tackle Cam Erving and tight end Blake Jarwin both didn't return from knee injuries in the second quarter.