Mike Evans, Leonard Fournette to play in Buccaneers’ Thursday Night Football matchup against Bears

USATSI The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were already set to be without stud receiver Chris Godwin (hamstring) for Thursday night’s showdown with the Chicago Bears, and they were also at risk of losing fellow wideout Mike Evans (ankle) for this matchup as well. Luckily for Tom Brady and company, Evans will Read more

Buccaneers vs. Bears picks: Point spread, total, player props and trends for Thursday Night Football in Week 5

Tom Brady. Nick Foles. The last time the two quarterbacks met, a Lombardi Trophy was at stake. The winner? The plucky underdog Foles, who entered the season a backup quarterback only to lead the Eagles to a title when it mattered most. There’s far less on the line this time Read more

NFL coronavirus tracker: Another Titans player tests positive Thursday, game vs. Bills in question

USATSI After three largely successful weeks, the NFL, over the past 10 days, is now dealing with a rash of positive COVID-19 cases that could lead to more games being postponed heading into Week 5.  A day after two new Titans players tested positive for COVID-19, an additional Tennessee player Read more

NFL Week 5 early odds: Tom Brady puts improbable Thursday streak on the line, winless Falcons favored to win

If the Chicago Bears are going to win in Week 5, they’re going to have to do something they’ve never done: Beat Tom Brady. Right now though, the oddsmakers don’t seem to like the Bears’ chances of making that happen.  In the early odds for Week 5, the Bears have Read more