Jets, Fitzpatrick Agree on 1-Year Deal

Photo Credit: sports-deli.com The New York Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick have agreed on a fully guaranteed 1-year, $12 million contract. Fitzpatrick, 33, has played in the NFL for 10 seasons for the St. Louis Rams, the Cincinnati Bengals, the Buffalo Bills, the Tennessee Titans, the Houston Texans, and the Jets. He is coming off of a season in 2015 in which he played in 16 games and … Continue reading Jets, Fitzpatrick Agree on 1-Year Deal

Is Football a Dying Sport?

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report Now that the half-centennial anniversary of the Super Bowl has come and gone, we can only wonder what the next fifty years of football have to bring. Stadium innovations, rule adjustments, and even uniform requirements are just a few of the changes we could see in the upcoming years of the National Football League. The next fifty years of NFL seem … Continue reading Is Football a Dying Sport?

Target Leaving the Verizon IndyCar Series

Photo Credit: Racer.com After 27 seasons in the sport, Target will no longer be sponsoring race cars for Chip Ganassi Racing in the Verizon IndyCar Series following the conclusion of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series championship. Since Chip Ganassi Racing’s founding in 1990, the team used Target as a sponsor and won a combined 101 races, 11 series championships, and 4 Indianapolis 500s. Target was … Continue reading Target Leaving the Verizon IndyCar Series

Rams Release Nick Foles

Photo Credit: FOX Sports The St. Louis Rams have cut ties with quarterback Nick Foles. Foles, 27, has played in the NFL for 4 seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles and the Rams. He is coming off of a season in 2015 in which he played in 11 games and completed 190 of his 337 pass attempts (56.4% completion rate) for 2,052 yards and 7 touchdowns with 10 interceptions. Over his 4-year … Continue reading Rams Release Nick Foles

Beal Officially Signs Contract Extension with Wizards

Photo Credit: thesportsquotient.com Shooting guard Bradley Beal has officially signed a 5-year, $128 million contract extension with the Washington Wizards. Beal, 23, has been in the NBA for 4 seasons, all with the Wizards. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 55 games and averaged 31.1 minutes per game, 17.4 points per game, 3.4 rebounds per game, 2.9 assists per game, 0.2 blocks per game, and … Continue reading Beal Officially Signs Contract Extension with Wizards

Eagles’ QB Situation

Photo Credit: Bleeding Green Nation The Philadelphia Eagles have an offensive problem. The 2015 season was woeful, and many of the problems go back to one position: Quarterback. Most fans and teams of the NFL would agree that the quarterback is the most important position in football. To fix this glaring hole on their roster, the Eagles got rid of backup quarterbacks Mark Sanchez and … Continue reading Eagles’ QB Situation

Big 12 Expansion: Which Teams are Actually a Good Fit?

Photo Credit: Campus Insiders After Bob Bowlsby and the Big 12 delivered the shocking news that the Power Five Conference is most likely going to expand, there has been many questions as to which teams are the top contenders. Right now there are around 13 college teams that have a chance of joining one of the best conferences in NCAA Football. Although there are many … Continue reading Big 12 Expansion: Which Teams are Actually a Good Fit?

Jamaal Charles Is Placed On PUP List

Photo Credit: Kansas City Kansas City Chiefs Running Back Jamaal Charles will be placed on the physically unable to perform list due to tearing his ACL last year. Although Charles has played some in mini camp, he will be sidelined for training camp and the preseason. The Chiefs expect Charles to be ready for the start of the season, but they won’t rush him back, … Continue reading Jamaal Charles Is Placed On PUP List

Seahawks Extend Pete Carroll’s Contract Through 2016

Photo Credi : pickandpop.net Shortly after leading Seattle to the Super Bowl 48 title, the Seahawks signed Pete Carroll to a 3-year deal. In the 1st year of that contract he lead the Seahawks back to the Super Bowl and in the 2nd year he took them back to the playoffs. Obviously, the Seahawks didn’t want to take a chance in losing Carroll next offseason, … Continue reading Seahawks Extend Pete Carroll’s Contract Through 2016

July 27th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com (featured image), cbssports.com (team logos) CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED MLB POWER RANKINGS & TRENDS! July 27th, 2016– Records and trends are indicated next to each team. The trends reflect movement from the previous power rankings. These power rankings are based on streaks, record over the past 10 games, overall record, and overall run differential. The combination of that is what allows there to be … Continue reading July 27th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

What’s Next for Devin Hester?

Photo Credit: articles.chicagotribune.com The 3-time All-Pro special teams returner Devin Hester was released by the Falcons a year after an injury-plagued season. Hester will be 34 years old in November. He was out for a lot of last season with a toe injury. He has 20 special teams return touchdowns in his career, but hasn’t played as well in recent seasons. His injuries began to pile up … Continue reading What’s Next for Devin Hester?

NFC North Breakdown

Photo Credit: USA Today  Chicago Bears: This past season, the Bears finished in 4th place in the NFC North with a 6-10 record. quarterback Jay Cutler passed for 3,659 yards, 21 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. Wide receiver Alshon Jeffery caught 54 passes for 807 yards and 4 touchdowns in 9 games. He was on track for a big season (if you think about it, those stats in 9 games … Continue reading NFC North Breakdown

Devin Hester Released by Falcons

Photo Credit: Atlanta Falcons Devin Hester, the former Chicago Bears’ and Atlanta Falcons’ wide receiver/special teams returner, has been released by the Falcons. Widely regarded as the best kick returner in NFL history, he has 20 career returns for touchdowns. To put that number in perspective, Hester has only recorded 16 receiving touchdowns throughout his entire career. Hester, who  currently holds the record for the most non-offensive … Continue reading Devin Hester Released by Falcons