Patriots notes: Bill Belichick and company being forced to adapt on the fly during unprecedented season

It’s been a tumultuous week-plus for the New England Patriots and it looks like this whirlwind is going to continue as the club battles with positive COVID-19 tests. They first felt the wrath of the virus leading up to their Week 4 matchup with the Kansas City Chiefs after Cam Newton Read more

Chargers name Justin Herbert starting QB for remainder of 2020 after strong start to rookie season

Getty Images After three starts as the fill-in for Tyrod Taylor, Justin Herbert has officially taken over as the Los Angeles Chargers‘ quarterback. Coach Anthony Lynn, who for weeks declined to publicly turn the team’s No. 1 job over to the rookie signal-caller, announced Thursday that Herbert will begin serving Read more

Buccaneers’ O.J. Howard feared to be out for the season with ruptured Achilles, coach Bruce Arians says

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were able to win their third-straight game in 2020 after defeating the Los Angeles Chargers, 38-31, at Raymond James Stadium, but they may have lost a key piece to the offense in the process. Head coach Bruce Arians noted postgame that the Read more

NFL could soon be adding a Week 18: League reportedly considering extra regular season week as contingency

After making it through the first month of the season mostly unscathed, the NFL finally felt the wrath of the coronavirus pandemic this week as two games have had to be postponed (Steelers at Titans, Patriots at Chiefs). Although the league was able to reschedule each game with relative ease, Read more