Best of NFL Week 13: Experts say ‘facial’ masks are essential

The facial mask has long been a staple of football, as it helps prevent injuries to the face.But experts are now suggesting it should be more than just a basic protective device for players and coaches.The NFL has made its new guidelines public ahead of Week 13, with some teams including masks that have been worn for a week."The helmet is an absolute safety blanket," head of football safety Gregg...

Which NFL QB sleepers are the most underrated?

It's the second straight year that the NFL's top sleepers have been undervalued.The following players are all top-five picks in the ESPN Insider NFL draft expert sleeper rankings: Eli Manning, QB, New York Giants • Cam Newton, QB , Carolina Panthers • Jared Goff, QB (Los Angeles Rams), Los Angeles Rams • Ryan Tannehill, QB | Tennessee Titans • Marcus Mariota, QB ____The next-highest-rated...