After Week Two, Jahvid Best had the look of a fantasy monster. Now, his season can only be described as disappointing.
The Lions placed RB Kevin Smith on injured reserve Saturday, ending his season.
Running the ball has proven to be a difficult endeavor this season for the Lions, who felt the addition of Jahvid Best would inject life into that facet of the offense
Cowboys WR Dez Bryant has been on fire since QB Jon Kitna took over at QB for the Cowboys. After another big game, Bryant creeps up this week's Rookie Meter.
Lions MLB DeAndre Levy returned to the individual portion of practice on Tuesday for the first time since spraining his ankle in Week Three.
Panthers rookie WR David Gettis dropped a would-be game-tying TD pass late in Sunday's game but redeemed himself minutes later, helping the Panthers get their first win of the season.
Mental lapses and frequent mistakes have caused Green Bay WR James Jones to lose some snaps to Jordy Nelson, according to NFC North Whispers.
Buccaneers WR Mike Williams continues his phenomenal rookie season after sliding to the fourth round of April's draft. Williams moved up in this week's edition of the Rookie Meter.
Rookie receivers, running backs and defensive backs are making their mark in the return game. Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas, for example, had a 65-yard kick return in Week Four.
The NFL announced Thursday its rookies and players of the month for September.
With Mike Williams leading all wide receivers in the Meter but playing in a weak Buccaneers offense, it doesn't look as though a wide receiver will win Rookie of the Year.
Lions RB Jahvid Best is day-to-day after suffering Grade II turf toe injury in Detroit's Week Three loss to the Vikings.
Lions rookie RB Jahvid Best suffered a toe injury in the third quarter of the Lions' Week Three game vs. the Vikings.
A couple of tight ends led their teams in receiving in Week Two, and they were both rookies.
Quotes following the Vikings' Week Two loss to the Dolphins on Sunday.