The Jets defense may have allowed 45 points to the Raiders this past Sunday, but they are not embarrassed as they believe the unit as taken positive steps forward. The Raiders racked up 410 total yards as they had both the run and pass game working in their home opener. Though it was a bad performance, LB Darron Lee spoke about why there were no heads hung in the locker room following the game.
In the first USA TODAY power rankings of the regular season, the Miami Dolphins ranked No. 20 and 10th among AFC teams. After winning their first game of the season, the Dolphins moved up a few spots in the most recent power rankings. Miami is now ranked at No. 14 in the USA TODAY Power Rankings heading into Week 3 of the season. They were able to come away with a 19-17 victory over the Chargers on Sunday. Here’s is what USA TODAY had to say about the Dolphins entering their rivalry game against the New York Jets: They’re first team in NFL history to have two byes in first three weeks of season. Yes, they’re playing Jets on Sunday … but same difference. New York is currently ranked dead last
The numbers are in. Forbes released its 2017 NFL franchise valuations on Monday and the 49ers are worth an estimated $3.05 billion -- the fifth highest mark in the league. Last year, Forbes estimated that the franchise was worth $3 billion -- the fourth highest mark in the league. Washington, who was fifth in 2016 at $2.95 billion, is fourth this year at $3.1 billion. The Cowboys ($4.8 billion), Patriots ($3.7 billion) and Giants ($3.3 billion) are the Top 3. The 49ers' two percent increase is tied for the second smallest with the Tennessee Titans. The only team whose valuation stayed the same -- the New York Jets. From Forbes: Levi’s Stadium hosted more non-NFL events in its first three years