Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera on Thursday said quarterback Cam Newton “made a mistake” when the 2015 NFL MVP made light of a female reporter for asking a serious football question.
Ezekiel Elliott (3.5 yards per carry) and Dez Bryant (10.4 yards per catch) have looked a little sluggish. Playing against the Rams, who just allowed 39 points in a win over the 49ers, could help get them going.
With Dak Prescott regaining his form at Arizona and the defense performing better than expected, the Cowboys should continue their regular-season home winning streak this week.
— What are the odds … Raiders quarterback Derek Carr bounces back against the Broncos?
For a short time this offseason, Carr was the highest-paid player in the NFL. (That honor now belongs to Detroit’s Matthew Stafford.) Carr is expected to lead the Raiders to the playoffs this season, but has thrown for only 610 yards through three games.
He threw for only 118 yards — with two interceptions — in last week’s loss to the Redskins. It was the eighth multi-interception game of Cheap Ireland Soccer Jerseys his career. Wide receiver Michael Crabtree is banged up, and the Raiders face a tough test on Cheap Indiana Pacers Jerseys the road against the Broncos’ “No Fly Zone” secondary.
Expect Carr to get things going at some point this season, but not in Denver.