Updates on Jaire Alexander, Keenan Allen and others

7:58 PM ET NFL NationESPN Week 4 of the NFL season is here, and teams continue to assess injuries to their players ahead of game time. The San Francisco 49ers have suffered another blow to their offense, as star left tackle Trent Williams is expected to be out four to six weeks with an ankle … Read more

Dallas Cowboys point/counterpoint: We need to apologize

Immediately after their opening loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneersthere were many assuming that it was for the Dallas Cowboys. Dak Prescott was out and the team looked lost on offense. Penalties were still a major issue as well. We knew that this was not a franchise that could respond effectively to that level of … Read more

Commanders, who have given up most sacks per game in NFL, now face a Micah Parsons motivated by teammates’ taunts

FRISCO, Texas — For the better part of their interviews, which took place four days and 1,300 miles apart, each man was tempered. On Sunday, Washington Commanders head coach Ron Rivera adopted a broad lens through which to diagnose his 1-2 team’s performance. The nine sacks allowed in a 24-8 loss to the Eagles resulted … Read more

What is the NFL’s concussion protocol? Tua Tagovailoa’s injury puts politics in the spotlight

The National Football League’s concussion protocol is again in the spotlight after the Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was injured during Thursday night’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. The latest hit happened four days after Tagovailoa was injured when he was pushed by Buffalo Bills linebacker Matt Milano, causing his head to hit the turf. … Read more