NFL Week 2 Power Rankings: Pats claim the top spot

The NFL is back and so are our weekly power rankings! Join BetAmerica Extra columnist Zack Rhodes as he slices and dices all 32 teams and ranks them in order according to their Week 1 performance and Week 2 outlook.

Top 5 overreaction NFL plays for Week 2

Week 2 is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of Week 1 overreactions. Here are our top five plays going against those knee jerks.

Scott Shapiro’s Week 1 NFL Six Pack

Last year Scott Shapiro provided readers with a four pack of games each weekend, but in 2019 he will ramp things up and chat about the six contests he feels most strongly about.

Clowney trade makes Seahawks’ win total an attractive bet

The Houston Texans settled their holdout situation with former first round pick Jadeveon Clowney over the weekend by trading him to the Seattle Seahawks. The Pro Bowl defensive end signed his franchise tender immediately following the trade making him eligible for Week 1. We examine the impact he'll have on Seattle's win total this season.

Chargers struggling for relevance in crowded L.A. sports scene

The Chargers have struggled to attract fans since moving to the City of Angels. But why is that so, and what can the team do to get out of second- or third-tier status in the crowded sports landscape of Los Angeles?

NFL: Breaking down the weakest link on every AFC team

Following the first full week of the NFL preseason, we're left with plenty to break down—the good, the bad and the downright awful. Let's take a look at the AFC and the most glaring weakness on each team in the conference.

Week 1 NFL preseason game-by-game odds and picks

It's is a perfect time to bet on football, as the bettor often has as much advantage as the sportsbook when it comes to predicting preseason play.

The NFL’s most dangerous quarterback/wide receiver combos

A quality quarterback can make any receiver look good, and a quality receiver can make a quarterback look good. They are inherently entangled, so let's take a look at the five most dangerous combinations heading into this NFL season. Aaron Rodgers/Davante Adams We can't make this list without discussing the best quarterback in the league and his No. 1 target. Adams has had a lot of problems with drops, but he is athletic, has been with Rodgers and the Green [...]

Which NFL teams will make the playoffs?

Twelve teams every year get to play in the NFL playoffs. Eight advance as division winners, while another four get in on the grace of the wildcard. On the other side there are probably about eight teams each year that we can count out of the playoff picture before the first game even gets played. This means nearly half of the legit playoff contenders will find themselves in the postseason tournament. Let's take a look at five teams to advance [...]

Five games to watch during the NFL preseason

The NFL preseason kicks off Aug. 1. Here are some of the more interesting matchups. Denver Broncos vs. Atlanta Falcons, Aug. 1 Both teams participating in the annual Hall of Fame game are borderline playoff squads, so it will be interesting to see if their young talent plays well. Washington Redskins at Cleveland Browns, Aug. 8 The Browns are favored to win the AFC North, and this will be our first look at the team with Odell Beckham Jr. on [...]