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Tagged: D'Andre Swift (82 Results)

Around the NFL: Sunday Night Recap

If you like fumbles, boy do I have a game for you. What looked to be the ‘Game of the Week’ ended up being yet another Cowboys’ multi-score victory. Sunday’s game marked the eighth time this season that the Cowboys have won by two or more touchdowns. They look phenomenal on both sides of the ball. Meanwhile, the Eagles didn’t score an offensive touchdown this game, which marks the first time in 95 regular-season games.  more »


Factoid: Philly's ground game

I was surprised when I saw the line for the Eagles-49ers game. Philadelphia – 10-1 and playing at home – opened as 2.5-point underdog. And now the spread has moved to 3 points.   more »



Eagles run over Vikings on TNF

After a slow start that included a chorus of boos from the home crowd, the Philadelphia Eagles shifted to a more run-oriented attack that the Minnesota Vikings couldn’t stop on ThursdayMore Night Football. Eagles running back D’ANDRE SWIFT had fantasy owners in full panic mode after Week #1, with only two touches in the entire game. Swift rewrote the script on Thursday night, rushing for 175 yards and a touchdown while filling in for an injured KENNETH GAINWELL. Quarterback JALEN HURTS added two rushing scores and a passing touchdown for the Eagles. Less



Eagles RB Gainwell out for TNF vs. Vikings

Philadelphia Eagles running back KENNETH GAINWELL has been ruled out for the team’s home game on Thursday Night Football tonight against the Minnesota Vikings because of injured ribs. Philadelphia head coachMore Nick Sirianni said on Wednesday that he wants to get the ball to running back D’ANDRE SWIFT more often and he will get his chance to do so with Gainwell officially out of action against the Vikings. Fellow running backs BOSTON SCOTT and RASHAAD PENNY could also be in the mix for carries in the Eagles backfield. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Around the NFL: Eagles backfield

Kenneth Gainwell led the Eagles backfield on Sunday, much to the chagrin of D'Andre Swift (pictured) fans. But those who started Swift need to at least think about using him again, with Gainwell looking unlikely to be available tomorrow night.   more »



Eagles RB Gainwell could miss Week #2 vs. Vikings

The Philadelphia Eagles issued their second official injury report on Tuesday and running back KENNETH GAINWELL is in jeopardy of missing Thursday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. Gainwell could be aMore game time decision, meaning that fellow running back D’ANDRE SWIFT could be in line for a bigger role after only getting two touches in the team’s season opener. Gainwell is dealing with an apparent rib injury. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less

Source: Team Blog


Lions RB Montgomery dealing with “minor” injury

The Detroit Lions moved on from running back D’ANDRE SWIFT, in part, due to his injury history with the team. His replacement heading into the upcoming season, former Chicago Bears runningMore back DAVID MONTGOMERY, is now dealing with a “minor” injury of his own. The Lions are holding Montgomery out of OTAs, with head coach Dan Campbell insisting the issue is “nothing serious” and that the team is exercising an abundance of caution. Less


Around the NFL: D'Andre Swift

I don’t understand the D’Andre Swift trade. I don’t understand why the Lions would be willing to give him away. And I don’t understand why other teams weren’t more interested in getting in on the action.   more »


Factoid: Detroit Lions

I like the look of David Montgomery. Jamaal Williams punched in a bunch of rushing touchdowns for Detroit last year, and I think Montgomery can fill that kind of role.  more »



Saints sign RB Williams to three-year deal

The New Orleans Saints signed former Detroit Lions running back JAMAAL WILLIAMS to a three-year deal worth $12 million on Wednesday. The move to New Orleans for the 2023 season comesMore after Williams posted the best season of his career, rushing for over 1,000 yards and a whopping 17 touchdowns despite sharing backfield duties with fellow running back D’ANDRE SWIFT. Williams turns 28 in April. Less


Around the NFL: David Montgomery

After a quiet Monday, Tuesday was a busy day for free agent running backs. Arguably the two best backs available, or at least two of the top four or five, signed in what were almost definitely the two very best landing spots.   more »



Lions RB Swift to avoid offseason surgery

Detroit Lions running back D’ANDRE SWIFT played most of this season with ankle and shoulder injuries, but the third-year rusher said this week that he will not require surgery this offseason.More Swift said he plans to meet with “a couple doctors” about his injuries in the coming weeks, but he is operating under the assumption he will return to full health with time off. Less

Source: Detroit Free Press


Lions offense roars vs. Bears

The Detroit Lions trailed the Chicago Bears at the end of the first quarter in Sunday’s game, but the team dominated for the final three quarters and finished with more thanMore 500 yards of total offense. Quarterback JARED GOFF threw 3 touchdowns on behalf of his fantasy owners, while running backs JAMAAL WILLIAMS led the team in rushing (144 yards) and D’ANDRE SWIFT had 2 total touchdowns and topped 100 total yards from scrimmage. Less

Fantasy News: Goal-line rushing

Jamaal Williams is having himself a season, is he not? A league-high 14 touchdowns for a running back who’s started only half of Detroit’s games.  more »


Mailbag: November 17, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Expectations for players in snowy conditions. Keenan Allen's balky hamstring. D'Andre Swift's declining role. Trading Cooper Kupp in a dynasty league. And more. more »


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