The Cleveland Browns dished out a fresh slice of humble pie to the AFC North champion Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday in a 48-37 win to cap Super Wild Card weekend.
Tonight seemed to be a perfunctory edition of Monday Night Football. After two losses, the previously 11-0 Pittsburgh Steelers would take care of business by handling the Cincinnati Bengals and their third-string quarterback, Ryan Finley.
There have been plenty of deflating injuries during the 2020 season. The latest came on Sunday when Joe Burrow – Cincinnati Bengals quarterback and the number one overall pick in the 2020 draft – suffered a season-ending knee injury on Sunday.
We’ve passed the season’s midway point and it’s time to take stock of what we’ve seen.
Sunday Night Football featured a potential Game of the Year candidate between the New Orleans Saints and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Instead, we got a potential season-defining blowout and a game that ultimately might have a major factor in the NFC playoff picture.
Through seven weeks, the Pittsburgh Steelers appear to be the team to beat after overcoming the Baltimore Ravens in Charm City on Sunday. Pittsburgh’s big win, another Chargers collapse, and more bad NFC East football highlighted Week 8 as we approach (sadly) the season’s halfway point.
Not only have the New England Patriots fallen out of the playoff hunt for now, they have also fallen out of another spot. The Pittsburgh Steelers have supplanted the Patriots as the NFL’s most hated team, according to a new study.
Between Todd Gurley’s faux pas, the wild Sunday night battle between the Cardinals and Seahawks, and the big AFC battle between the Steelers and Titans, nothing may have been more important than what happened in Foxborough on Sunday evening.
Week 6’s highest profile game of the week turned into a rout; while the Houston Texans got run over by a human tractor in Tennessee; and the Atlanta Falcons finally got a win. All of those highlights and more headlined an entertaining Week 6 of Sunday action.
Week 5 saw an increase in penalties and game postponements but it did little to prepare us for Sunday’s biggest story.