Explosive tailback tandem may push Irish's vaunted D back on heels

Two Tide tailbacks with two 1,000-plus-yard seasons, both with double-digit TD totals. Will Alabama’s Eddie Lacy and T.J. Yeldon prove too much for Notre Dame’s vaunted defense? Jeremy Fowler breaks down the matchup.

Hilton better at home

Colts rookie receiver T.Y. Hilton is set to play in his first playoff game at Baltimore in the Wild Card round, but he wishes the game was in Indianapolis instead since Hilton is better indoors than outdoors. On grass this year he has just one touchdown and is averaging 14.7 yards per catch compared to ...

Rice looking to stay hot

Heading into the Wild Card matchup with the Colts this weekend, Ravens running back Ray Rice is hoping to stay hot. He has reached double digits in Fantasy points in six of his final eight full games (he barely played in a meaningless Week 17 game at Cincinnati). This is a good matchup for him ...

Mr. Wilson heads to Washington

Russell Wilson‘s hot streak has pushed the Seahawks into the playoffs and a date with the Redskins on Sunday. Wilson will take on a Redskins pass defense that’s improved a bit of late, allowing multiple passing touchdowns to just two of the last five quarterbacks its faced. The defense corralled Tony Romo into three interceptions ...

Justin Smith returns to San Francisco 49ers practice

The San Francisco welcomed back a big cog in their defense on Thursday, as dominant defensive lineman Justin Smith returned to practice.