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Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing.

Detroit Lions v Cincinnati Bengals Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images

AFC EAST:

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

Dion Lewis’ career day shows why Patriots need to extend his contract - Pats Pulpit

Lewis’ contract runs through the 2017 season.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

NFL power rankings 2017, Week 17: Jets continue to slide - Gang Green Nation

It comes as little surprise that another Jets loss did not help them move in the right direction in power rankings. SB Nation 27. New York Jets ESPN 26. New York Jets At first it looked like New...

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

What is a catch? Referee steals touchdown catch from Buffalo Bills receiver Kelvin Benjamin - Buffalo Rumblings

This was disgusting.


AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Ravens interested in claiming former Steeler James Harrison - Baltimore Beatdown

Well this would certainly feel odd. According to reports, the Ravens are one of two teams interested in claiming Steelers all-time sack leader James Harrison. Report: Patriots, Ravens interested...

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Explaining the JuJu Smith-Schuster TD celebration, and Vince Williams’ savage tendencies - Behind the Steel Curtain

Fans were left wondering "WHAT?" at two events during the Steelers’ win over the Texans, and we explain both.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

NFL rumors: Bengals prefer Jay Gruden as replacement for Marvin Lewis - Cincy Jungle

Washington head coach Jay Gruden could be at or near top of the Bengals’ head-coaching wishlist.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Josh Rosen would be hesitant to declare for draft if Cleveland Browns target him with top pick - Dawgs By Nature

Josh Rosen reportedly prefers the New York Giants to the Cleveland Browns and plans to remain in college if the latter pegs him as the first overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft.


AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Post-Game Recap/Final Score: Ghosts of Texans’ Past 6, Steelers 34 - Battle Red Blog

It’s over. It’s finally over.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

DeMarco Murray suffers knee injury in Titans loss - Music City Miracles

His season is likely over.

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Jaguars get humbled by 49ers right before playoffs - Big Cat Country

The Jacksonville Jaguars lost 44-33 to the San Francisco 49ers in an odd game. I say odd, because a lot of things went sideways for the Jaguars that many didn’t expect. It was a game where the...

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

How Jacoby Brissett Improved in Week 16 Despite Loss - Stampede Blue

Jacoby Brissett has struggled to polish up his fundamentals this season, but lately despite losses and uninspiring numbers he has taken some steps in the right direction


AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Offseason Hypotheticals: Kirk Cousins to the Broncos - Mile High Report

What would it look like if the Broncos signed the Redskins QB in free agency?

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

Chargers-Jets Final Score: Los Angeles Chargers Defeat the New York Jets 14-7 - Bolts From The Blue

1st Quarter The New York Jets started the game off with an onside kick which they recovered. Bryce Petty hooked up on the first play of the game with Jermaine Kearse for an 8-yard gain. Matt Forte...

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Raiders-Eagles recap, final score: Despite valiant defensive effort Raiders can’t overcome five turnovers, lose 19-10 - Silver And Black Pride

This game was pretty competitive most of the way. But only because the defense was keeping it that way. Nick Foles was clearly not running the Eagles offense with anywhere near the proficiency C...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

How the West was won by the KC Chiefs, again - Arrowhead Pride

It is Christmas Day in chilly Kansas City, and the Chiefs are back-to-back AFC West champions. And it is so deserved after a ride so unique. Kansas City, at 5-0, was unanimously regarded as the...


NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Giants’ GM search: Will they make a choice this week, or widen search? - Big Blue View

Dave Gettleman? Louis Riddick? Someone else?

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Eagles officially clinch home field advantage in 2018 NFL Playoffs - Bleeding Green Nation

No. 1 seed.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Coaching staff changes looming for Dallas Cowboys? - Blogging The Boys

There is churn among the position coaches every year on almost every team across the league. But could the churn in Dallas be a little higher than normal this year?

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Report: Chip Kelly targeting Redskins QB coach Kevin O’Connell for OC job at UCLA - Hogs Haven

The Redskins have more coaching changes next season


NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

NFL teams demand that Packers release Aaron Rodgers due to Injured Reserve violation - Acme Packing Company

The Rodgers Injury saga just got more bizarre.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Jim Caldwell’s time as Lions head coach should be over after Detroit’s performance against Cincinnati - Pride Of Detroit

The Lions had the chance to make the playoffs, but didn’t get the job done against the lifeless Bengals. It’s time for a change.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Vikings Defense Best in the NFL - Daily Norseman

We’ve known for a long time now that the Vikings defense was one of the best in the NFL. But after Sunday’s games, the Vikings defense is now officially the best in the NFL, yielding both the...

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Vikings Defense Best in the NFL - Daily Norseman

We’ve known for a long time now that the Vikings defense was one of the best in the NFL. But after Sunday’s games, the Vikings defense is now officially the best in the NFL, yielding both the...


NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Impressive defensive effort helps Saints get revenge against Falcons - Canal Street Chronicles

The Saints are heading to the playoffs for the first time since 2013, and they did it by knocking off the Falcons.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Rob Chudzinski, Mike McCoy, other OCs may be interesting for teams in need of a new playcaller - The Falcoholic

We aren’t suggesting the Atlanta Falcons may look at one of many intriguing offensive coordinators about to hit the market.

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Carolina Panthers vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 3 plays to love, 3 plays to hate - Cat Scratch Reader

These key plays swung momentum and decided the Panthers 22-19 home win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers putting Carolina’s record at 11-4.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Buccaneers-Saints flexed to 4:25 p.m. - Bucs Nation

The Bucs and Saints will play a little later.


NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

There is an MVP argument to be made for Jimmy Garoppolo - Niners Nation

He won’t win it, but it’s hard to dispute his value to the 49ers.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Arizona Cardinals have the 13th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft - Revenge of the Birds

The Cardinals would have

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Frank Clark’s dominance of Byron Bell keys Seahawks to victory - Field Gulls

Frank Clark was perhaps most noticeably seen on Sunday in the image above, banging the pot as Justin Coleman leaped in for a go-ahead pick six early in the third quarter. But it was Clark’s...

Los Angeles Rams (via Turf Show Times)

Rams-Titans: Stock report debuts a backup - Turf Show Times

The Rams offense land on the positive list, but don’t occupy all of the spots. Take a look!