Former West Virginia cornerback Rasul Douglas and safety Karl Joseph continue to impress through the first half of the 2017 NFL season. Through six games in his rookie season, Douglas has racked up 15 tackles and two interceptions. One of those interceptions came this past Thursday night as he picked off a tipped pass from Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. Douglas’ interception was a critical turning point in the first half for the Philadelphia Eagles as it set up a key game-tying touchdown near the end of the first half. The Eagles defeated the Panthers 28-23 to move to 5-1 on the year. Though the Oakland Raiders have fallen to 2-4 on the year, Joseph continues to improve during his
The most head-scratching result came in the Sunday night game. Really, who would have predicted that the New York Giants would fly into Denver without six starters and pick up their first win of the season. Not many. Even Bing Predicts got that one wrong
The goal is the same for both teams, but the Cleveland Browns and Tennessee Titans have entirely different motives heading into their game Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland. The Texans, tied for first place in the AFC South with Houston and Jacksonville at 3-3, are trying to keep pace with their division rivals if not separate themselves from the Texans and Jaguars. "They're all important," Texans coach Mike Mularkey said Wednesday.