2023 NFL Pro Bowl Games: The AFC headlines Derek Carr’s stellar performance on Thursday

The AFC went 9-3 going into the 2023 NFL Pro Bowl games after winning the accurate passes, lightning strike and longest drive events. Here’s what you need to know: The NFC earned three points by winning the Shuffle event. Derek Carr has performed in the accuracy passing competition, leading all QBs with 31 points. The Pro Bowl will continue Sunday with five other events and flag football. The AFC takes the lead in #ProBowlGames! Contests continue Sunday at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN/ABC! pic.twitter.com/cWDCi0H2qu – NFL February 3, 2023 the…

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The four years as Eagles head coach Nick Siriani changed his life forever

Nick Siriani’s four years in Kansas City changed his life — and not just because that’s why the Jamestown, New York, resident who was an assistant coach at a Division II school in Western Pennsylvania broke into the NFL. At Sirianni’s apartment complex in the Kansas City area I met a local teacher. Her name was Britt, and she grew up in Springfield, MO, which is Chiefs territory. His work with the Chiefs not only helped him launch a career that brought him to Philadelphia as head coach of the…

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Super Bowl 2023 Expert Picks, Odds: Early Predictions for Chiefs vs. Eagles

Super Bowl LVII is set, and it’s only fitting that it will feature the top seeds from the AFC and NFC as the Kansas City Chiefs and Philadelphia Eagles meet. It will be the first matchup between the two No. 1 seeds since 2017, when the Eagles beat the Patriots in Super Bowl LII. The Eagles are small favorites and open/under at 49.5. Kickoff is set for 6:30 PM ET on Sunday, February 12, from State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The game will be broadcast nationally on FOX. Kevin…

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The Pulse: Super Bowl LVII questions, MLB’s top 100 prospects and the magic of Wrexham

Start each morning with The Pulse in your inbox. Register here. good morning! No bad penalties today, okay? winners Super Bowl stories are already rich: Andy Reid’s old team against his new team. Kelsey vs. Kelsey. Unveiling Patrick Mahomes as Alien. etc. And we have two weeks to get all that spiced up. The Chiefs are entering their third Super Bowl in four years After a nerve-wracking 23-20 win over the Bengals last night, thanks to Mahomes’ superpowers (even on a butt ankle) and a terrible Cincinnati kick. The good…

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NFC Championship Game Takeaway: Eagles routing 49ers; Would a healthy Brooke Purdy have changed the outcome?

Season head coach Kyle Shanahan and the 49ers refused to let themselves be defined by quarterback injuries that ended, in large part, due to quarterback injuries. After losing Trey Lance and Jimmy Garoppolo during the season, San Francisco has the best defense in the league and seventh-round champions in selecting Brock Purdy for Sunday’s NFC Championship game in Philadelphia. But this is where the magical run came to an abrupt end. The Eagles defeated the top-ranked 49ers 31-7 after Purdy (elbow) and fourth-ranked quarterback Josh Johnson (concussion) both left the…

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The Pulse: Was Patrick Mahomes hurt? Additionally, Djokovic’s No. 22 title and NWSL expansion

Start each morning with The Pulse in your inbox. Register here. good morning! Always Keep the camera close at hand for receipts. while you were sleeping Djokovic finished 10th 🏆 🏆 🏆 🏆 🏆 Champion 🏆 🏆 🏆 🏆 🏆@employee Master Melbourne for the tenth time!wwos • espn • @employee • @employee • #AusOpen • #AO2023 pic.twitter.com/ZThnTrIXdt – #AusOpen (@AustralianOpen) January 29, 2023 Novak Djokovic’s dominance at the Australian Open remains unparalleled. The 35-year-old won his 10th title — and 22nd major tournament overall, which equals Rafael Nadal for the…

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Chasing the Super Bowl: Interest in running the game keeps the Eagles, 49ers, Bengals, and Chiefs in the chase

In this modern age of professional football, it’s all about the quarterback, the aerial attacks, and the jaw-dropping catches. An incredible class of young quarterbacks has risen to take over as the new faces in the NFL, and each year, a league-wide rule change better supports, protects, and equips them to dazzle like never before. Sunday’s conference championship game features three of those star quarterbacks: Kansas City’s Patrick Mahomes, Cincinnati’s Joe Burrow, Philadelphia’s Jalen Hurts, and unlikely champion Brock Purdy of San Francisco. But don’t make it crooked. League pass…

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The Chiefs are finalizing a game plan that balances aggression and protection for Patrick Mahomes

Kansas City, Missouri – Go through your usual warm-up routine. He chatted with star umpire Travis Kelsey, one of his favorite teammates. Sometimes, he would smile. Then, as part of a stretching session alongside his teammates, he put most of his weight (225 pounds) on his right ankle. The Chiefs’ first positive sign during their practice Wednesday – in a week they hope to witness many more such moments – was what star quarterback Patrick Mahomes did next: He ran smoothly across the team’s indoor court without limping, something he…

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NFL Playoff Odds: Open Spreads and Totals for Eagles vs. 49ers and Chiefs vs. Bengals

AFC and NFC Championship match lines have been released and will be analyzed throughout the week by bettors across the country. Both games will be among the most bet games of 2023 with the Super Bowl being the biggest bet on the game. Four of the NFL’s best teams will play Sunday for the right to go to Super Bowl LVII in Arizona. The Eagles and 49ers did not meet during the regular season. The two teams met in the 2021 season, as the 49ers beat the Eagles 17-11 in…

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Chiefs Achieve 5th Consecutive AFC Championship Title With Victory Over Jags: What’s The Latest On Mahomes?

The Kansas City Chiefs advanced to their fifth consecutive conference championship game with a 27-20 victory over the Jaguars on Saturday night in the AFC Divisional Round. However, the status of Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes may be in question after suffering an ankle injury in the win. Here’s what you need to know: Mahomes injured his right ankle after completing a 4-yard pass to Blake Bell late in the first quarter when Jaguars linebacker Arden Key fell on Mahomes’ leg while trying to interfere with the play. Mahomes limped…

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