Posts Tagged ‘NFL Week Eight’

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Panthers Can’t Finish; Fall to Bears Late 24-23

By Michael Brennan Despite missing his first attempt earlier in the game, Robbie Gould recovered by putting the game winning field goal through the up-rights as time expired at Soldier Field. The Chicago Bears (6-1) were outplayed for three and a half quarters on Sunday by the Carolina Panthers (1-6). The Carolina defense was superior […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Richardson Carries Browns to 7-6 Win Over Chargers

A week after maybe his worst game as a pro, Browns RB Trent Richardson put on a show that the San Diego Chargers and their defense won’t soon forget. Richardson raced through the San Diego D for a 26-yard touchdown run early in the first quarter, and the Browns defense along with some help from […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – Jacksonville at Green Bay

On paper, Sunday’s game at Lambeau between the banged up Jaguars and the suddenly surging Packers is the biggest mismatch of the week. And for good reason. The Jaguars may be without their starting QB in Blaine Gabbert, and backup Chad Henne provided little offense last week when Gabbert was hurt as the team eventually […]

Huge Night for Bucs Rookie RB Martin Leads Tampa to 36-17 Win Over Vikings

Coming off a short week and a win over the Cardinals, the Vikings did little right on Thursday night, and suddenly they appear once again to have major problems, falling to the Tampa Bay Bucs 36-17. Their stout defense was shredded by Bucs rookie running back Doug Martin, who blistered the Vikings run D for […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – New Orleans at Denver

Two future Hall of Fame QB’s tangle on Sunday night in week eight, as the Saints travel to Denver to take on the AFC West leading Broncos in what could turn into an offensive showcase. The QB battle – Drew Brees for the Saints vs Peyton Manning for the Broncos, two QB’s that fared off […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – New England vs St.Louis (in London)

Here are my 3 keys to a Rams victory against the Patriots: 1 Pass 2 Blitz 3 Cover PASS The Patriots have the 29th ranked pass defense in the NFL and have already given up 16 passing TDs this season (tied for the most in the league).  Outside of tossing in a few runs to […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – San Diego at Cleveland

Coming off the bye, the Chargers head east this week as they take on a Browns team reeling through another season that has turned into a disaster at 1-6. The Chargers are looking to rebound off a historic loss two weeks back when they allowed Peyton Manning and the Broncos to rally from a 24-0 […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – Indianapolis at Tennessee

The Tennessee Titans return home looking to extend their two-game winning streak, coming off a big road win over the Bills, in which they scored a game-winning TD in the final minute for the win. They take on a Colts team coming off a 17-13 win over the Browns at home in a game where […]