NFL Week 2 takeaways: Colts flop again; Browns collapse; Dolphins look legit

[Follow our live blog for NFL Week 2 scores and analysis] The NFL’s Week 2 slate has featured miraculous comebacks, disappointing performances by supposed contenders and a season-ending injury to 49ers quarterback Trey Lance. The Athletic‘s Tim Graham, Jeff Howe and Dan Pompei break down what we’ve learned from another surprising Sunday: After opening the … Read more

NFL Week 2 expert roundtable: Avoiding the dreaded 0-2 start, new coaches and upset picks

Despite the fireworks of otherworldly quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes (oh, man — that pass) and a dinged-up Justin Herbert (oh, man — his pass!), Thursday night’s Chargers-Chiefs tilt was decided in large part by the Kansas City defense. Early in the fourth quarter, rookie cornerback Jaylen Watson intercepted a misguided Herbert goal-line toss and returned it … Read more