Tag: New Orleans Saints

What We Learned From Week 4 of the N.F.L. Season

Utterly dismantling a Carolina Panthers defense that has dominated the rest of the N.F.L. this season, Dak Prescott looked like a Super Bowl-caliber quarterback that Jerry Jones doubted he ever would be. After all, it was Jones who had originally preferred Paxton Lynch and Connor Cook to Prescott in the 2016 draft. The Dallas Cowboys […]

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Justin Tucker’s Field Goal Record Is Likely to Stand for a While

When Tom Dempsey walloped a 63-yard field goal for the New Orleans Saints in 1970, it might have ushered in a new era of long kicks. Instead, it was an anomaly, so much so that it took decades for another kicker to match it. It has taken 51 years to nudge the N.F.L. record 3 […]

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NFL Week 4 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

Tennessee Titans at Jets, 1 p.m., CBS Line: Titans -7.5 | Total: 46 Receiver A.J. Brown’s hamstring injury should not stop the Titans (2-1) from winning this game easily, given the team’s other formidable stars, running back Derrick Henry and receiver Julio Jones. The Jets, however, lack such options. The rookie quarterback Zach Wilson has […]

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