End of the 2nd Quarter: Chicago Bears

The underachieving Bears have reached mid-season on the brink of a full blown crisis. Having been embarrassed in New England by Tom Brady, Chicago now come out of their bye week and face a trip to Wisconsin to face the old enemy with their entire season on the line. Here’s Dave Usher with his take on events in Chi-town…

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3 and out: Vikings move out of last spot

A resurgent Vikings team recorded their fourth win of the season in a back-and-forth game against the Washington Redskins. If (and it’s a big if!) the Vikings are coming into form it’s probably a little too late regarding a playoff spot, but they might not end up last in the NFC North. Here’s Olav Sorumgard with more.

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End of the 2nd Quarter: Green Bay Packers

After playing eight games so far this season, the Green Bay Packers are sitting second in the NFC North division with a record of 5-3. Here’s Uncle Sam’s resident Packer James Tweedle with his half term review…

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3 and out: Redskins cut down by Vikings

A disappointing display on defense saw the Washington Redskins slump to a 29-26 loss in Minnesota on RGIII’s comeback from his latest injury. Here’s ‘Skins fan Christian Burt with his three thoughts from the game…

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End of the 2nd Quarter: New York Giants

It’s been a difficult first half of the season for Eli and the G-Men, as the New York Football Giants are way off the pace set by the Eagles and Cowboys in the NFC East having won just three of their opening eight games. Here’s Giants fan Stuart Bonner with his half term assessment of Big Blue…

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3 and Out: Wembley-bound Jags show fight in Cincy

The Jaguars were able to put 23 points on the board against a strong Bengals side, but still slid to a 33-23 defeat. Jags fan Paul Beeson reflects on a gritty performance by the team from Jacksonville as they move to a 1-8 record, before their trip to London.

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Hope turns to expectation as Fins dominate Chargers

The Miami Dolphins destroyed San Diego 37-0, on Sunday, in one of the most dominant displays in recent NFL history. Have the Dolphins finally arrived? Chris Smith thinks so…

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3 and out: Pats blow Broncos away

The Patriots hosted a rampant Denver Broncos at Gillette stadium Sunday night, and the ‘tale of the tape’ suggested that ‘Brady Vs Manning XVI’ was going to be a close, hard fought game. This however, was not the case. The Patriots dominated the game from start to finish, and the Broncos left Foxborough well and truly beaten. Here is Patriots fan Gary Beeson with his take on the heavyweight clash of the AFC.

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Celtics Watch: Trouble in Texas Edition

After their big opening win over the Brooklyn Nets, the Boston Celtics took to the road, with two games in Texas against Western Conference opponents; the results were not pretty. They say everything is bigger in Texas and, unfortunately for Boston, it meant the opponents score.

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Improving Wembley atmosphere a sign of NFL growth in UK

The NFL bandwagon rolls into London Town once again this week for game 11 of the International Series, with the Jacksonville Jaguars entertaining the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday evening. This is the third game to be staged at Wembley stadium this year with another 80,000+ sell-out crowd expected. Here’s Mark Roberts with more on the NFL’s attempts to set up camp in the UK…

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