Washington hopes Alex Smith will be able to take over starting QB role soon, completing remarkable comeback

Getty Images Washington demoted starting quarterback Dwayne Haskins to third string last week, naming Kyle Allen the starter in the process. However, team sources said the club is most hopeful that former Pro Bowl quarterback Alex Smith will have sufficient practice time to take over in a matter of weeks. Read more

Here’s why Philip Rivers was trash talking Roquan Smith during Colts’ win over Bears

Everything was going Philip Rivers‘ team’s way during Sunday’s win over the Chicago Bears. The Indianapolis Colts were controlling the clock and holding on to a double-digit lead, which appeared even larger considering the Bears failed to muster any touchdowns against the No. 1 ranked defense in the league until Read more

Insider notebook: Steve Smith sets the record straight on Cam Newton and Panthers divorce, plus Week 4 picks

One of the two most well-known Carolina Panthers of all time wants to set the record straight about the other one. Steve Smith is tired of all the questions about Cam Newton. Over the last six years he’s grown weary of a media narrative he never really tried to correct. Read more

Cowboys’ Tyron Smith battling neck stingers, held out against Falcons to give him ‘better chance’ vs. Seahawks

The last time the Dallas Cowboys took the field, it was against the Atlanta Falcons without Tyron Smith protecting the blindside of Dak Prescott, the quarterback got planted like a tent spike, only there was no tent. And while things looked ominous early on in Week 2 with undrafted rookie Read more

Tyron Smith reportedly ruled out vs. Falcons, Cowboys must deploy patchwork plan in his absence

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Keeping Dak Prescott upright just got quite a bit more challenging for the Dallas Cowboys. The club headed into the Week 2 battle with the Atlanta Falcons trying to resolve issues at right tackle, with La’El Collins and backup swing tackle Cam Erving on injured reserve, Read more

UFC Fight Night predictions — Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira: Fight card, odds, start time, live stream

Two former light heavyweight title contenders who came up short against champion Jon Jones will face off Wednesday night in hopes that an emphatic victory lifts them closer to another shot at the king. UFC Fight Night on Wednesday serves as Phase 2 of the UFC’s ambitious plan to stage Read more