Photo Credit: cbssports.com Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers haven’t had their best season so far this year, but in the Monday Night Football win over the Philadelphia Eagles, Rodgers looked like his usual self. However, Rodgers suffered a hamstring injury during the game. Packers’ coach Mike McCarthy stated that he wasn’t sure whether or not the injury will limit Rodgers in practice this … Continue reading Aaron Rodgers May Be Limited in Practice This Week
Photo Credit: foxsports.com There’s no hiding the fact that Andrew Luck is the one guy holding the Indianapolis Colts franchise together. But if there was any disbelief before this week, it was just put to rest. Colts’ quarterback Andrew Luck was out this past week due to a concussion. Without Luck running the offense, the Colts were only able to put up 7 points against the … Continue reading Luck Returns to Colts Practice
Photo Credit: Baltimore Ravens One of the best things about the NFL is seeing guys go out on the field and play not just for the money, but for their love of football. More often than not, you can see the passion that the players have for the game. But former Baltimore Ravens’ linebacker Ray Lewis has said that passion is not something he saw … Continue reading No Passion for the Game?
Photo Credit: newyorkdailynews.com Two of the New York Jets’ best defenders, Muhammad Wilkerson and Sheldon Richardson, were benched in the first quarter of Sunday’s loss to the Miami Dolphins for being late to the game. Even though starting them may have given the Jets a better opportunity to win, Jets’ head coach Todd Bowles showed that he won’t put up with those kinds of things. “Those … Continue reading Wilkerson and Richardson Benched for Being Late
Photo Credit : thetelegraph.com 1. The Minnesota Vikings are 5-2… without Bridgewater or Peterson. When Teddy Bridgewater went down, I thought the Minnesota Vikings’ season was over. Adrian Peterson being placed on IR didn’t exactly boost my confidence in their 2016 campaign. But they’ve defied the odds and are off to a great start. 2. Todd Gurley is not a top running back. Going … Continue reading Five Biggest Midseason Surprises
Photo Credit : csnphilly.com Time is up for the Philadelphia Eagles and Josh Huff. The Eagles have released the wide receiver following his arrest. Huff was pulled over for speeding on Tuesday and police found marijuana and a gun without a permit in his vehicle. He’s been a valued player the Eagles this season, especially on special teams. “I’m sorry that any action by me brought … Continue reading Eagles Release Josh Huff
Photo Credit : bsndenver.com During the San Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos game today, Broncos’ defensive coordinator Wade Phillips was carted off the field after being run into by a Chargers player on the sidelines. Broncos’ head coach Gary Kubiak informed reporters that Phillips would be okay and that his players need to keep the minds off the incident and on the game. More will be … Continue reading Wade Phillips Hospitalized After Sideline Hit
Photo Credit: sportswire.com For the first time since injuring his back in the preseason, Tony Romo has participated in practice. Though he was only limited, this is a big step forward for the veteran quarterback. After injuring himself in the preseason, the Dallas Cowboys stated that he should be ready to go by week 8. Their projection was pretty accurate because he should be ready … Continue reading Romo Returns to Practice
Photo Credit : local12.com The 2017 NFL Pro Bowl has gone back to the classic version of NFC vs. AFC instead of having captains choose the teams in a fantasy football-like draft. But one thing that will stay the same is that legendary former NFL players will be captains for each team. This year, each team will have an offensive and a defensive captain. For … Continue reading 2017 Pro Bowl Captains Announced
Photo Credit : thesportsjournal.com 1. Can the Pittsburgh Steelers bounce back? The Steelers started the season looking like arguably the best team in the NFL. But after being blown out by both the Philadelphia Eagles and the Miami Dolphins, a lot of faith has been lost in the team. They’ll need to rebound this week, but it won’t be easy considering the fact that they’re … Continue reading Five Questions For Week 7
Photo Credit: lapresse.ca 1. Will Kaepernick earn his starting job back? For the first time in a long time, Colin Kaepernick will be starting at quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. If he does well, he could earn his starting job back. If not, he could be headed into a long career of sitting on the sidelines. 2. Can Dak Prescott end the Tony Romo … Continue reading Five Questions for Week 6
Photo Credit: cbslocal.com 1. Will Brady come back rusty or ready? Tom Brady is finally back from his 4-game suspension, so it will be interesting to see whether or not 4 weeks away from the Patriots’ organization will hold him back. 2. How will the Panthers fair without Cam? Cam Newton will not play in the Monday Night Football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers due … Continue reading Five Questions For Week 5
Photo Credit : baltimoreraven.com Justin Forsett, Running Back The Baltimore Ravens have released Jusing Forsett again and it sounds like it’s for good this time. He established himself as the starter two years ago, but this year the competition with the other running backs was too much. Antonio Cromartie, Cornerback The Indianapolis Colts signed Cromartie to fill in for the injured Vontae Davis. Maybe they … Continue reading Recent NFL Cuts
Photo Credit: NFL 1. How much of a workload will Le’Veon Bell see? Through the first 3 weeks of Bell’s suspension, DeAngelo Williams was one of the top running backs in the NFL. It’s no question that Bell will return as the starter, but it will be interesting to see if Williams will still get a fair share of carries. 2. Will Kelvin Benjamin return … Continue reading Five Questions for Week 4
Photo Credit: theinscribermag.com So I guess all the hype surrounding the Cleveland Browns this offseason was for nothing. First RG3 goes down, their once star receiver Josh Gordon can’t stay out of trouble, and now their first overall selection from this year’s draft has broken his hand. I’d say “what else could go wrong?”, but I doubt this is the last of the Browns troubles. … Continue reading Corey Coleman Breaks Hand
Photo Credit: sportswire.ca (features image), ESPN (team logos) Week 1 has come and gone and we are already into week 2. All the quarterback camp battles have ended and teams have named their starters. But here are 4 teams that I think will start a new quarterback by week 5. Los Angeles Rams The Rams got off to an awful start to their season last … Continue reading Four Teams That Will Start a New QB by Week 5
Photo Credit : chatsports.com 1. Trevor Siemian Shouldn’t Be Underestimated. Though his stats didn’t exactly shout out “elite” Trevor Siemian looked as though he’d been starting in the NFL for years and he did so against one of the best defenses in the league. His confidence and ability to remain relaxed throughout the entire game was very impressive. 2. Cam Newton May Be Getting “Shaq … Continue reading Five Thursday Night Takeaways
Photo Credit : newsday.com Having your star quarterback not play in a game against one of the best teams in league is bad enough. But now the New England Patriots’ chances of winning just got even worse as star tight end Rob Gronkowski did not make the flight down to Arizona with his team to face the Cardinals. Gronkowski was held back in practice all … Continue reading Gronkowski Out For Week 1
Photo Credit : saintswired.com The New Orleans Saints are a team that has been up and down when it comes to consistency on their roster, but one person who has always remained is quarterback Drew Brees. With that in mind, the Saints want to keep the 10-year streak going. It has been reported that Drew Brees and the Saints are coming closer and closer on … Continue reading Saints Close To Agreeing on Deal With Brees
Photo Credit : chicagotribune.com A lot of people may have forgotten about what Devin Hester can do on the football field, but the Baltimore Ravens haven’t. They have signed the 10-year veteran wide receiver to a 1-year contract worth $4 million. Devin Hester is arguably the greatest special teams player of all time. He spent the first 8 years of his career with the Chicago … Continue reading Devin Hester Signs With Ravens
Photo Credit: cbssports.com This is a standard league mock draft for the first 3 rounds of a 10 team league. Round 1: Pick 1: Antonio Brown, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers Pick 2: Julio Jones, WR, Atlanta Falcons Pick 3: Todd Gurley, RB, Los Angeles Rams Pick 4: Odell Beckham Jr, WR, New York Giants Pick 5: DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Houston Texans Pick 6: Adrian Peterson, RB, Minnesota Vikings Pick … Continue reading NFL Fantasy 3 Round Mock Draft
Photo Credit : theinscibermag.com Though he has never been able to bring the Dallas Cowboys a ring, quarterback Tony Romo has kept the Dallas Cowboys a competitive team for a long time. But with injury after injury and a rookie quarterback playing at an elite level in preseason, should we keep in mind that Romo’s time in Dallas might be coming to a close? Tony … Continue reading End of Tony Romo Era in Dallas?
Photo Credit : sportingnews.com The Dallas Cowboys have just lost one of their biggest names. Wide receiver Dez Bryant has suffered a concussion. Though this injury will likely not keep him out of the regular season, there’s a good chance his 2016 preseason is over. He has been ruled out for Thursday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks. Bryant was out almost all of last season … Continue reading Dez Bryant Suffers Concussion
Photo Credit : sportsglory.com Pittsburgh Steelers fans can rest a little bit easier knowing that their star runningback Le’Veon Bell will be on the sidelines a little less than suspected. Bell’s 4 game suspension has been reduced to 3 games. Bell will now be suspended for games against the Washington Redskins, Cincinnati Bengals, and Philadelphia Eagles. Reducing the suspension by 1 game brings him back … Continue reading Le’Veon Bell Has Suspension Reduced
Photo Credit : foxsports.com The obvious comeback player of the year canadiates are players like Andrew Luck, Le’Veon Bell, and Jammal Charles. But one that I failed to consider until now was Robert Griffin III. RG3’s career has gone down hill since his spectacular rookie of the year performance in 2012. Once projected to be the franchise quarterback for the Redskins for years to come, … Continue reading Could RG3 Be The Comeback Player of The Year?
Photo Credit : sportswire.com The Buffalo Bills have made a lot of good moves this off-season, but this was definitely a step in the wrong direction. The Bills 2 time pro bowl defensive lineman Marcell Dareus is facing a 4 game suspension due to substance abuse. If this suspension goes through, the Bills will be without Dareus for games against the New York Jets, Baltimore … Continue reading Marcell Dareus Facing 4 Game Suspension
Photo Credit : betlabsouthouse.com Quarterback: Andrew Luck Even though Marcus Mariota, Blake Bortles, and Brock Oswelier are all young quarterbacks that will develop, Luck remains and will for years to come be the best QB in this division. RunningBack: Lamar Miller Though he’s on a new team which means new playbook, new schemes, and new teammates, Lamar Miller will have the best season of his … Continue reading NFL All AFC South Team
Photo Credit: behindthesteelcurtain.com Michael Vick, who is arguably the greatest mobile quarterback to ever play the game, has announced that he will retire after the 2016 NFL season. “This is the last year for me and I am going to wait it out. I just want to put the helmet on one more time and dedicate myself to the game one more year, ” Vick told … Continue reading Top Landing Spots for Vick in His Final Year
Photo Credit : sea.247sports.com Jordan Reed, Tyler Eifert, Delanie Walker, and of course Rob Gronkowski are some of the names that come to mind when you think of elite tight ends. Just a year ago, Jimmy Graham would’ve easily fit into that category. But after last season, has that changed? Before getting traded to Seattle, Jimmy Graham was a monster in New Orleans. He and … Continue reading Is Jimmy Graham Still an Elite Tight End?
Photo Credit : boltbeat.com After tearing his meniscus in a camp practice, veteran wide out Stevie Johnson will spend the 2016 NFL season recovering from surgery instead of playing. Johnson was expected to play a big role in the San Diego Chargers’ passing game. Now that he’s out, guys like Keenan Allen, Travis Benjamin, Antonio Gates, and James Jones will need to step up in … Continue reading Stevie Johnson Ruled Out For Season
Photo Credit : bleacherreport.com In this fan vote, I’ll be going over the results for “who will be the MVP of the 2016-17 NBA season?” Russell Westbrook: 29.4% Stephen Curry: 17.6% LeBron James: 17.6% Kyrie Irving: 5.9% John Wall: 5.9% Jimmy Butler: 5.9% Anthony Davis: 5.9% Kevin Durant: 5.9% Paul George: 5.9% Here are my rankings of the players voted for. 9. John Wall 8. Paul George 7. Anthony Davis 6. … Continue reading Fan Vote: Who Will Be the MVP of the 2016-17 NBA season?
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday As more and more teams have begun turning away from the full back position, John Kuhn has been able to keep himself relevant in Green Bay. Now he’ll move onto the next chapter of his career, as he’s set to sign a 1-year contract with the New Orleans Saints. John Kuhn spoke out, saying that he is in shape and ready … Continue reading John Kuhn Set To Sign With Saints
Photo Credit : nydailynews.com This is the second offseason that wide receiver Brandon Marshall and corner Darrelle Revis have trained together, and this time they didn’t just get physical during the play. Brandon Marshall reportedly “took a swing” at the veteran corner. “They were going at it all day. It got a little chippy, I mean that’s just part of football. It’s camp. You can … Continue reading Brandon Marshall Takes a Swing at Darrelle Revis in Jets Training Camp
Photo Credit : time4smart.com In this article, I’ll be showing the results for the fan vote of “who will be the MVP of the 2015-16 NFL season?” Antonio Brown: 23% Cam Newton: 23% Odell Beckham: 7.7% Andrew Luck: 7.7% Russell Wilson: 7.7% Adrian Peterson: 7.7% JJ Watt: 7.7% Khalil Mack: 7.7% Teddy Bridgewater: 7.7% Here are my rankings of the players voted for. 9. Teddy Bridgewater 8. Khalil Mack 7. Odell Beckham … Continue reading Fan Vote: Who Will Be the MVP of the 2015-16 NFL Season?
Photo Credit : bleacherreport.com Lawrence Taylor, Deacon Jones, and Reggie White. Those are just a few of the players that there could be an argument for when it comes to naming the greatest defender ever. JJ Watt? Most certainly not yet. But the question is, when his career is over, will he rank with the best? It’s not often that a guy as dominant as … Continue reading Will JJ Watt One Day Be The Best Defender of All Time?
Photo Credit : sacbee.com As the NFL offseason passes through and preseason gets closer and closer, many players are looking to earn their spot on the starting roster. But for some, it’s not just about getting a spot. It’s about being the go-to guy; the player to lead the offense. That’s exactly what the players in this article are trying to do. Here are the … Continue reading 4 Most Intriguing QB Camp Battles
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
Photo Credit : cropnorth.com The Pittsburgh Steelers will likely once again start the regular season without starting running back Le’Veon Bell. The Steelers’ star running back is facing a 4-game suspension for missing drug tests. Though the suspension is not yet final, it is probable to go through. This comes as bad news to the Steelers, considering that fans everywhere were excited for his return … Continue reading Le’Veon Bell Faces 4 Game Suspension For Missing Drug Tests
Photo Credit : si.com Photo Credit: CBS Sports and ESPN (team logos) OPOY= Each team’s “Offensive Player of the Year” DPOY= Each team’s “Defensive Player of the Year” QB= Quarterback RB= Running Back WR= Wide Receiver TE= Tight End OT= Offensive Tackle OG= Offensive Guard CB= Cornerback FS= Free Safety SS= Strong Safety LB= Linebacker DT= Defensive Tackle DE= Defensive End Buffalo Bills OPOY: Tyrod Taylor, QB … Continue reading Best Offensive and Defensive Players For Each Team in 2015
Photo Credit : operationsports.com AFC East: New England Patriots The Patriots lost Tom Brady for the first 4 weeks of the season due to suspension. But even with Tom out, the Patriots will still dominate the AFC East once again. AFC West: Kansas City Chiefs I’d like to put the defending Super Bowl champions here, but without a quarterback that’s proven he can play at … Continue reading Predicting Winners For Every NFL Division
Photo Credit : cbssports.com Many of the top NFL free agents from the beginning of the offseason have been signed. But there are still a couple of floaters like Ryan Fitzpatrick, Andre Johnson, and of course, Arian Foster. Foster may soon be off this list, though, because he is set to workout for the Detroit Lions and the Miami Dolphins. Arian Foster is one of … Continue reading Arian Foster Schedules Workouts with Lions and Dolphins
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday The chances of quarterback Tom Brady starting all 16 games of the New England Patriots’ regular season are becoming more and more unlikely. The court has denied the petition of Brady’s appeal. “Every success for Tom Brady at this point is unlikely,” said the director of Tulane Sports Law Program, Gabe Feldman. So with Brady on the sidelines for the first 4 … Continue reading Brady’s Deflategate Appeal Denied
Photo Credit : giants.com The New York Giants haven’t earned a playoff appearance since the 2011 season, but quarterback Eli Manning says that’s all about to turn around. When asked by a reporter if he believes his team will make the playoffs, he replied with “yeah definitely”, and the Giants have made moves this off-season to prepare to do just that. The Giants have made a … Continue reading Eli Manning Says Giants Will Definitely Make Playoffs
Photo Credit : bleacherreport.com 5. DeMarco Murray Murray had a below par season with the Eagles after coming off the best season of his career with the Cowboys. With the improvements Tennessee has made to their offensive line, Murray could bring home the Comeback Player of the Year award with the Titans. 4. Tyrann Mathieu After suffering from a season-ending injury part way through last season, Mathieu … Continue reading Top 5 Comeback Player of the Year Candidates
With all the talk of Kevin Durant going to Golden State and forming a “super team”, I decided I’d build a super NFL team myself. Keep in mind that this offense is not put together to be a long-term franchise, but is what I think would be the best offense if it came to winning 1 game. So here we go… Starting QB: Aaron Rodgers … Continue reading Building the Perfect NFL Offense
Photo Credit : nbcsports.com Drew Stanton is often overlooked at the quarterback position, but he proved he can be a solid starter when he won 5 of his 8 games coming off the bench for the injured Carson Palmer. The Arizona Cardinals must believe he has the talent to start as well because they have informed him that he will have a chance to move … Continue reading Cardinals Inform Drew Stanton that He’ll Get a Chance to Start Once Palmer Retires
Photo Credit : sports.yahoo.com In this article I’ll be going over my prediction of the top 5 running backs in 5 years. 5. Ezekiel Elliott I can’t put Elliott any higher on this list yet because of the fact that he hasn’t played a single game in the NFL. But I do think that in 5 years he’ll crack top 5. 4. Adrian Peterson This … Continue reading Top 5 Running Backs in 5 years
Photo Credit: tsn.com In honor of Canada Day, I’ll be listing the top NFL players to come from Canada. Shaun Suisham-Free Agent Though he is technically not currently on an NFL team, the Canadian-born place kicker has played for Pittsburgh, Dallas, Washington, Cleveland, San Francisco, and (what was at the time) St. Louis. Tyrone Crawford-Dallas Cowboys Injuries have gotten to him throughout his career, but … Continue reading Top Canadian NFL Players
Photo Credit : kangaroopunches.com After what was most definitely the worst season of Andrew Luck’s career, many have lost faith in Luck. But Indianapolis most certainly hasn’t. They’ve just signed Luck through the 2021 season, making him the highest paid player in NFL history. The 6-year $140 million contract is worth about $23.3 million a year with $87 million fully guaranteed, both the highest in … Continue reading Andrew Luck Becomes the Highest Paid Player in the NFL
Photo Credit : usatoday.com 13 NFL teams have yet to win a Super Bowl title. Some more so than others have a better chance of winning their first. So here are my rankings for teams with the best chance of holding the Lombardi trophy for the first time. 1. Arizona Cardinals The Cardinals are one of the best overall teams in the NFL. Both offensively and … Continue reading NFL Teams Most Likely to Earn Their First Title
Photo Credit : cowboys.com Here are the results for the fan vote of “Who is the most underrated QB in the NFL?” Tony Romo: 25% Tyrod Taylor: 16.7% Eli Manning: 8.3% Alex Smith: 8.3% Philip Rivers: 8.3% Matthew Stafford: 4.2% Jameis Winston: 4.2% Drew Brees: 4.2% Carson Palmer: 4.2% Ryan Fitzpatrick: 4.2% Joe Flacco: 4.2% Andy Dalton: 4.2% Matt Ryan: 4.2% So Romo took this vote. Here are my rankings of the players voted for. 1. Drew Brees … Continue reading Fan Vote: Who is the Most Underrated QB in NFL?
Photo Credit : bleacherreport.com It’s no hiding that quarterback Johnny Manziel needs help. Once a college star who was predicted by some to be the next big thing in the NFL, Manziel has lost the respect and trust of his fans, teammates, and now even his family. Manziel’s father, Paul Manziel, was interviewed over the phone on Friday. “He’s a druggie. It’s not a secret … Continue reading Paul Manziel on His Son: “I Hope He Goes to Jail”
Photo Credit : titansonline.com 2 seasons ago, running back DeMarco Murray led the NFL in rushing yards, landed 4th on the NFL Top 100, and won the NFL Offensive Player of the Year award. It was the best season of his career without a doubt. Unfortunately, a big reason he was able to have such a good season was because he was running behind one … Continue reading Can Murray Produce in Tennessee?
Photo Credit : cbssports.com This article will show my rankings for players most likely to lead the league in defensive statistics. Tackles: 5. LaVonte David 4. D’Qwell Jackson 3. Navorro Bowman 2. Von Miller 1. Khalil Mack Interceptions: 5. Josh Norman 4. Tyrann Mathieu 3. Marcus Peters 2. Patrick Peterson 1. Chris Harris Sacks: 5. Chandler Jones 4. Aaron Donald 3. Khalil … Continue reading NFL Statistic Leaders Predictions: Defense
Photo Credit : sportingnews.com In this article, I’ll be going over my list of players most likely to lead the NFL in statistics offensively. Passing Yards: 5. Cam Newton 4. Andrew Luck 3. Carson Palmer 2. Ben Roethlisberger 1. Aaron Rodgers Rushing Yards: 5. David Johnson 4. Ezekiel Elliott 3. Le’Veon Bell 2. Todd Gurley 1. Adrian Peterson Receiving Yards: 5. DeAndre … Continue reading NFL Statistic Leaders Predictions: Offense
Photo Credit : espn.go.com In this article I’ll be going over my rankings of six NFL players headed into retirement. All these players will leave a big hole in the NFL, but some more so than others. 6. Jared Allen Allen was a key player in all the defenses he worked in throughout his career. 5. Justin Tuck Spending most of his career in New … Continue reading Ranking Players Headed into Retirement
Photo Credit: fakepigskin.com Though they still haven’t managed to ink their number 1 defender, Von Miller, the Broncos did recently extend the contract of linebacker Brandon Marshall. The 4-year extension is worth $32 million with $20 million in guarantees. “I will earn every penny,” said Marshall after the signing. In the past 2 seasons. Marshall has piled up 215 tackles, 3.5 sacks, and 13 pass defenses. … Continue reading Brandon Marshall Signs Extension With Broncos
Photo Credit : nesn.com Here are the results for the vote of “Who is the NFL’s Most Valuable Receiver?” Julio Jones: 31.3% Antonio Brown: 18.8% DeAndre Hopkins: 18.8% Dez Bryant: 18.8% Odell Beckham: 6.3% Larry Fitzgerald: 6.3% So the number 1 receiver in Atlanta, Julio Jones, took this one. Here are my rankings of the receivers voted for. 1. Antonio Brown 2. Julio Jones 3. DeAndre Hopkins 4. Odell Beckham 5. … Continue reading Fan Vote: Who is the NFL’s Most Valuable Receiver?
Photo Credit : buccaneers.com When on the field, the former second round pick played very well. The problem is that the Buccaneers tight end, Austin Seferian-Jenkins, can’t stay on the field. Though this time, it wasn’t an injury that was keeping him off. Reporters were told by coach Dirk Koetter that he was sent home because he “didn’t know what he was doing.” Austin Seferian-Jenkins … Continue reading Austin Seferian-Jenkins Dismissed From Buccaneers Practice
Photo Credit : espn.go.com In this fan vote reveal, I’ll be going over the results for who is the best corner in the game. So here they are… Patrick Peterson: 27.3% Richard Sherman: 18.2% Chris Harris: 18.2% Darrelle Revis: 9.1% Jason Verrett: 9.1% Josh Norman: 4.5% Aqib Talib: 4.5% Vontae Davis: 4.5% Marcus Peters: 4.5% So Patrick Peterson was the clear favorite in this one. Here are my rankings of the players that were voted for. … Continue reading Fan Vote: Who is the Best Corner in the Game?
Photo Credit : ustadium.com Using the website’s Instagram page, I’ve been asking questions to the followers and seeing what results I get. So in this article, I’ll be showing the results for the question of “Who is the best number 2 receiver in the NFL?”. So here are the results… Randall Cobb: 29.7% Allen Hurns: 21.6% Emmanuel Sanders: 18.9% Eric Decker: 10.8% Michael Crabtree: 8.1% Michael Floyd: 8.1% Donte Moncrief: 2.7% So … Continue reading Fan Vote: Best #2 Receiver in the NFL
Photo Credit : beforeitsnews.com The Panthers have resigned their 5 year pro bowl center to a 2-year contract. He is staying in Carolina. After being selected by the Panthers in the second round of the 2007 draft, Kalil has proved to be worth a lot more than just a second round pick. The elite center is both an excellent run and pass blocker. The contract … Continue reading Panthers Sign Ryan Kalil to 2-Year Extension
Photo Credit : chiefs.com Aqib Talib or Chris Harris? It’s a question I’ve seen come up many times but never fully answered. So in this article I’ll be doing just that. Talib is a 30-year-old corner who has worked with 3 different defenses. So when it comes to experience, Talib has more than Harris. He also has 3 Pro Bowl appearances, which is more than … Continue reading Who is the Best Corner in Denver?
Photo Credit : sportingnews.com Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali has passed away at age 74 after his 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease. Ali was a 3 time world heavyweight champion and arguably the greatest boxer of all time. He passed away with his family by his side after they rushed him to the hospital because of the fact that he was struggling with his breathing. Ali … Continue reading Muhammad Ali Dies at Age 74
Photo Credit : NFL / Rams.com After trading away quarterback, Sam Bradford, for quarterback, Nick Foles, the Los Angeles Rams find themselves with their third expected starting QB in 3 years after drafting rookie Jared Goff. But where does this leave Foles? Though Foles has been attending most of the teams off-season workouts, he did not show up to the start of the Rams OTA’s Tuesday … Continue reading Nick Foles Skipping Rams OTA’s
Photo credit : sportswire.usatoday Just when you thought the Johnny Manziel drama had cooled down, the troubled first-round pick causes more panic. Quarterback Johnny Manziel had reportedly “gone missing” in NYC after missing his helicopter ride to the Hamptons on Friday where he was supposed to host another party. After missing the flight, he was not seen all weekend. Until he was spotted at the … Continue reading Johnny Manziel Goes Missing in NYC
Photo Credit: sportstime.net All offseason, the New York Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick have not been on the same page when it comes to contract talks, but the Jets have made an offer that may make the 2 parties a little closer. The Jets have offered Fitzpatrick a 3-year contract that would give the veteran QB $12 million in the first year. Though this offer … Continue reading Jets Offer Fitzpatrick $12m in First Year
Photo Credit : nflnewsnow.com In this article, I’ll be going over my opinion of the top player of all time for all 32 NFL teams. New England Patriots: Tom Brady Honorable mentions: Randy Moss, TY Law, Willie McGinest, Rodney Harrison New York Jets: Joe Namath Honorable mentions: Curtis Martin, Darrelle Revis, Dan Maynard Buffalo Bills: Jim Kelly Honorable mentions: Bruce Smith, OJ Simpson, Andre Reed Miami Dolphins: Dan Marino … Continue reading The GOAT’s of Each NFL Team
Photo Credit : espn.go.com Former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has told 2 former teammates that there is a possibility that he will play in the 2016 season. Though the Seahawks have put Lynch on the reserve/retired list, he has not filed away his retirement papers yet. If Lynch were to return it would definitely increase Seattle’s depth at the RB position and would make … Continue reading Could Beast Mode Return in 2016?
Photo Credit : sportsus.com In this article, I’ll be listing off the 4 teams that made playoffs last season, but won’t return this upcoming season. Denver Broncos I hate to put the defending Super Bowl champions on this list, but even with their stellar defense I can’t see rookie QB, Paxton Lynch, or bridge QB, Mark Sanchez, beating out the teams in that tough division. … Continue reading 4 Teams That Won’t Return To The Playoffs
Photo Credit : isportsweb.com And this, folks, is why a lot of star players refuse to play in the pro bowl. Bengals right end Tyler Eifert left last season’s pro bowl in a boot and his ankle injury continues to linger. He is now set to have surgery. Eifert hasn’t had the best NFL career since entering the league in 2013, but this past season … Continue reading Tyler Eifert Set To Undergo Ankle Surgery
Photo Credit : ustadium.com When thinking of top recievers names like Brown, Beckham, and Jones seem to cross our minds. But one reciever that seems to be somewhat overlooked is DeAndre Hopkins. Coming out of the University of Clemson, Hopkins has climbed his way to the top of the Texans receiver depth chart in the past 3 years. In this 3 years he’s racked up … Continue reading Is Hopkins a Top WR?
Photo Credit : nflusnow.com Here’s my opinion of the top 10 offseason moves of 2016. Though this is my top 10, this is not ranking based. Rams Trade For First Overall Pick The Rams have a great young team. But they were lacking one of the most important positions. With Goff now at the QB position, the Rams will attempt to make their first legitimate … Continue reading Top 10 Offseason Moves
Photo Credit : mmsports.com For most of Eli’s career, he’s been over shadowed by his older brother Peyton. Now that Peyton has retired from the NFL and Eli is the only Manning remaining, a question has come to my mind. Is Eli Manning a future hall of famer? Though he is obviously not the greatest QB of all time, Eli Manning’s career has been no … Continue reading Is Eli Manning a Future Hall of Famer?
Photo Credit : offtherecordsports.com Every year the NFL releases a player voted top 100. And every year there are more and more suprises. This year, Jamaal Charles who missed most of the season due to injury landed himself the No.75 spot. But did he deserve it? Charles has been one of Kansas City’s most consistent players for quite awhile, so I can see why he … Continue reading Did Jamaal Charles Deserve No.75 Spot On NFL Top 100?
Photo Credit : foxsports.com Right after the announcement that the Bills first round pick, Shaq Lawson, may miss half the season due to a shoulder injury, they announce that their number one reciever, Sammy Watkins, has broken a small bone in his foot. Watkins has never played through all 16 games in his 2 season career, but it is said that this injury will not … Continue reading Sammy Watkins Injures Foot
Photo Credit : ustadium.com Arian Foster: Miami Dolphins They lost Lamar Miller this off-season so even though it’s not best to pick up an older injury prone RB, he’s the best available. Anquan Boldin: Detroit Lions Once again you don’t want to build up with an older guy, but with Calvin Johnson gone, Detroit will want an experienced guy in their passing game. Andre Johnson: New England Patriots Even … Continue reading 4 Veteran Free Agency Fits
Photo Credit : rollingstone.com The Eagles and quarterback Carson Wentz have made it official. The second overall pick has signed a four-year, 26 million dollar contract with a $17 million signing bonus. Wentz is set to compete with Sam Bradford and Chase Daniel for the starting QB job in Philly, but either Wentz or Bradford are most likely to win out. Though most QB’s taken … Continue reading Wentz Signs 4-Year Deal
Photo Credit : deadseriouness.com Fitzpatrick has a lot of experience when it comes to bouncing around to different teams and getting signed in free agency. So why is it that after one of the best seasons of his career, he’s having a hard time closing in on a deal? The NY Jets have had a lot of trouble over the past few years, but with … Continue reading Fitzpatrick and Jets Still Not Close On Deal
Photo Credit : sportingnews.com I had a feeling that Peyton Manning would find a way to stay involved in the NFL after retirement, but never could have predicted this. The soon to be hall of fame QB has visited Miami and has been tutoring young QB, Ryan Tannehill. “It was really cool. A guy that had his career, a living legend, coming off a SB … Continue reading Manning Visits Miami To Mentor Ryan Tannehill
Photo Credit : clarksvillenow.com Titans TE Delanie Walker has signed a 2-year contract extension. The probowl TE is staying in Tennessee. After spending his first 7 years in the NFL backing up Vernon Davis in San Francisco, Delanie Walker has become a reliable part of the Titans passing game. He has emerged as Marcus Mariota’s favorite target and he and Mariota should be able to … Continue reading Titans Sign Delanie Walker To 2-Year Extension
Photo Credit : sportsnow.net The Seattle Seahawks have made it official that Beast Mode will not return in 2016. After suffering through injuries the last few years, Lynch moves on to retirement knowing that he has full support from the Seattle Seahawks organization. Seattle has also made it official that no one will wear Lynch’s number during the 2016 season. This shows just how much … Continue reading Seahawks Put Lynch On Reserved List
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday AFC: 1. New England Patriots 2. Pittsburgh Steelers 3. Cincinnati Bengals 4. Indianapolis Colts 5. Kansas City Chiefs 6. Jacksonville Jaguars NFC: 1. Arizona Cardinals 2. Carolina Panthers 3. Green Bay Packers 4. Dallas Cowboys 5. Seattle Seahawks 6. Washington Redskins Wild Card: Bengals W vs Jaguars Colts W vs Chiefs Packers W vs Redskins Cowboys vs Seahawks W Divisional: Bengals … Continue reading 2016 NFL Playoff Predictions
Photo Credit : espn.go.com The Redskins and Chris Culliver are parting ways. The veteran defensive back is now a free agent. Culliver has not had the best of luck in Washington. 1 year after signing his 4 year 32 million dollar deal, he was plagued with injuries and faced a suspension due to violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy. With Josh Norman inking a mega … Continue reading Redskins Release Chris Culliver
Photo Credit : ustadium.com Brian Hoyer is heading to the windy city. The Chicago Bears have agreed to sign with the eighth year vet. Hoyer spent all of last season with the Houston Texans where he was able to out play QB, Ryan Mallett, for the starting job. Despite his awful performance in the wildcard game against the Chiefs Bears GM, Ryan Pace, said “when … Continue reading Bears Sign Brian Hoyer
Photo Credit: nflpreview.now.com 1.Rams (from Titans): Jared Goff, QB, California 2.Eagles (from Browns): Carson Wentz, QB, North Dakota St 3.Chargers: Joey Bosa, DE, Ohio St 4.Cowboys: Ezekiel Elliot, RB, Ohio St 5.Jaguars: Jalen Ramsey, CB, Florida St 6.Ravens: Ronnie Stanley, OT, Notre Dame 7.49ers: DeForest Buckner, DE, Oregon 8.Titans (from Browns through Eagles through Dolphins): Jack Conklin, OT, Michigan St 9.Bears (from Buccaneers): Leonard Floyd, LB, Georgia 10.Giants: Eli Apple, CB, Ohio St 11.Buccaneers (from … Continue reading NFL Draft Updates
Photo Credit : sportsnow.net Former first overall draft pick, JaMarcus Russell, may be making a return to the NFL. The QB has indicated that he would be willing to play for free this off-season if it means he’ll get a chance to fight for a spot on a starting roster. So should a team give him a chance? Why not? One of the biggest reasons … Continue reading Second Chance For Russell?
Photo Credit : espn.go.com With Bradford asking to be traded away from the Eagles, it’s clear he’s not their future franchise QB. But can he be a franchise QB somewhere else? In this article I’ll go over some potential landing spots for Bradford. Denver Broncos The Broncos have already contacted Bradford about a job so they’re my leading canadiate when it comes to landing spots. … Continue reading 4 Potential Landing Spots For Bradford
Photo Credit : nfl.com If the Browns had wanted to draft a QB, they were in the perfect position to do so. They would’ve been able to get their hands on either Goff or Wentz. But instead they traded out of the second pick. Why is this? The Browns need depth. They aquired a number of picks from Philadelphia so they’ll be able to build … Continue reading Full Faith in RG3?
Photo Credit : footballnow.com The Panthers Pro Bowl corner, who happened to be arguably the best corner in football last season, has seemingly reached the end of his Era in Carolina. The Panthers have taken back their franchise tag on Norman. Panthers GM, Dave Gettleman, stated “After a number of conversations with Josh’s agent we realized a long-term deal was not attainable.” With Norman now … Continue reading Panthers Rescind Norman’s Franchise Tag
Photo Credit : ustadium.com 1.Rams: Carson Wentz,QB,North Dakota 2.Browns: Laremy Tunsil,OT,Mississippi 3.Chargers: Ronnie Stanley,OT,Notre Dame 4.Cowboys: Ezekiel Elliott,RB,Ohio St 5.Jaguars: Jalen Ramsey,CB,Florida St 6.Ravens: Vernon Hargreaves,CB,Florida 7.49ers: Joey Bosa,DE,Ohio St 8.Eagles: Jared Goff,QB,California 9.Buccaneers: Kevin Dodd,DE,Clemson 10.Giants: Myles Jack,OLB,UCLA 11.Bears: Leonard Floyd,OLB,Georgia 12.Saints: DeForest Buckner,DE,Orgeon 13.Dolphins: Reggie Ragland,ILB, Alabama 14.Raiders: Shaq Lawson,DE,Clemson 15.Titans: Jack Conklin,OT,Michigan St 16.Lions: LaQuanTreadwell,WR, Mississippi 17.Falcons: Darron Lee,OLB,Ohio St 18.Colts: Taylor … Continue reading 2016 Round 1 Mock Draft
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday After the Rams blockbuster trade with the Titans, a QB is almost certain to be the first overall selection of the 2016 draft. So who will it be? Goff or Wentz? In his 3 years with Cal, Goff was able to rack up 977 completions, 12,195 passing yards, and 96 passing TD’s. He averaged 10 interceptions per year. In Wentz’s 4 … Continue reading Goff or Wentz?
Photo Credit : cbssports.com The Houston Texans could not find a trade partner, so they have opted to release veteran QB, Brian Hoyer. Hoyer spent this past year with Houston. He was able to beat out QB Ryan Mallett for the starting job and lead the Texans to the playoffs before getting blown out by Kansas City. Hoyer had a completion percentage of 60.7 last … Continue reading Texans Release Hoyer
Photo Credit : nedraft.com The Cleveland Browns have had problems at the QB position for years. This year they’re taking a shot on former Redskins QB, RG3. Griffin has shown that he can produce as a starter but has also shown he can’t stay healthy. So should the Browns rely on RG3 or should they draft a QB in the first round to contest for … Continue reading Should Browns Draft a QB in the First Round?
Photo Credit : espn.go.com Though it’s not technically official, Bills WR Percy Harvin has informed the Bills organization that he’s decided to retire. In his 8 NFL seasons, Harvin was a valued player both on offense and special teams. He finishes his career with a total of 351 receptions, 4020 receiving yards, 22 receiving touchdowns, 916 rushing yards, 4127 return yards, and 5 return touchdowns. … Continue reading Percy Harvin Retires
Photo Credit : nflgo.com The 2016 NFL regular season schedule is going to be released soon. We don’t yet know the order of the schedule, but we do know who plays who. Every year some teams turn up luckier than others when it comes to how good the teams they face are. So here’s the list (from easiest to hardest) of where each team stands. … Continue reading Ranking NFL Schedule Difficulty
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday Josh Gordon has shown time and time again that he can’t be trusted when it comes to substance abuse. So why is it that this time so many of us believed he would of changed. Last month, Gordon failed another drug test. Marijuana and dilute (used to mask substances) were found in the test. Because of this, the NFL has denied … Continue reading Josh Gordon Fails Another Drug Test
Photo Credit : ustadium.com It’s been almost 3 months since Josh Gordon applied for reinstatement and still no news. But let’s pretend everything went well and Gordon does play in the 2016 season. Will he return to his elite status? Or will he be a bust? Gordon may be coming back to the Browns locker room just in time. They now have what I think … Continue reading Will Josh Gordon Once Again Have Success in the NFL?
Photo Credit: panicbutton.com 16. Demaryius Thomas I would put him higher, but there is currently no QB in Denver that I think Thomas would benefit from. 15. Dez Bryant After spending a lot the 2015 season injured, him and Romo will be ready to take the NFL by storm. 14. Jordy Nelson Aaron Rodgers will finally get his main weapon back, which should help the … Continue reading Top 16 WRs For 2016 Prediction
Photo Credit : abcnews.com With the Manning-Brady rivalry coming to a end this past season, there seems to be a hole left in the NFL. But when one thing ends, another starts. So here’s my list of possible upcoming QB rivalries. Newton-Wilson They’re both young, mobile, and have already accomplished a lot in just the beginning of their careers. Luck-Bortles It’s very likely that both … Continue reading 10 Potential Upcoming QB Rivalries
Photo Credit : ibabuzz.com The Raiders have agreed to a 2 year contract with the suspended Aldon Smith. Smith was the No.7 overall selection of the 2011 draft and has spent most of his career in San Francisco. He signed with the Raiders for one year last season and will now likely stay with them 2 more years. Smith is currently serving a 1 year … Continue reading Aldon Smith Signs 2 Year Deal With Raiders
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday 1. AFC North Besides having what is arguably the worst team in football in the division, the AFC North is a division where I wouldn’t be surprised to see 3 of the teams make the playoffs. 2. NFC West It’s weird to see the 49ers, a team that has dominated the NFL for years, at the bottom of their division. But … Continue reading NFL Division Rankings
Photo Credit: hgng.com 16. Chris Johnson He was a comeback player of the year candidate before he got injured… again. He’s staying with a SB competitor for at least another year so I think he’ll have a good year. 15. Frank Gore Gore almost had 1000 yards rushing in his first year with a new system. With Luck back to full strength to take pressure … Continue reading Top 16 RB’s for 2016 Prediction
Photo Credit: brickwallblitz.com The 49ers did not cut Colin Kaepernick before the contract deadline which means he is fully guaranteed his $11.9 million salary for 2016. Kaepernick will be in a new system with Chip Kelly now the head coach. A fast paced and mobile offense could help Kaepernick and the 49ers get back to a competitive state. -Marcus White Continue reading 49ers Keeping Kaep
Photo Credit: nflusnow.com Former Patriots WR, Brandon LaFell, is moving to Cincinnati. The Bengals and LaFell have agreed to a contract. LaFell was realeased last month by New England after a far from perfect season with just 37 receptions for 515 yards. If that wasn’t bad enough, he had the 6th most dropped passes in the league. Despite all that, LaFell has been a decent … Continue reading Bengals and LaFell Agree on Contract
Photo Credit: cbssports.com The Dolphins are gonna be in big trouble at the RB position if they don’t find someone fast. Could Foster be the answer? Arian Foster shows time and time again that once he’s back to full health he can perform like a top 10 RB. The problem is he also shows time and time again that he can’t stay healthy. An injury … Continue reading Arian Foster Set To Meet With Dolphins
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday 16. Phillip Rivers He’ll have a better season next year for one reason. Keenan Allen. 15. Eli Manning Manning had a decent season last year. He came 1 touchdown short of the NFL record for most TD passes in 1 game and had the fewest interceptions in the league for the first few games of the season. 14. Jameis Winston Gurley … Continue reading Top 16 QB’S for 2016 Prediction
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday The Jets came one week 17 win away from the playoffs last year. But that’s nothing to be ashamed of for them since they were 4-12 the previous season. Upgrades like Brandon Marshall and Ryan Fitzpatrick turned the team around. So what do the Jets need to do to keep themselves a playoff contender? RESIGN FITZPATRICK! When people think of Ryan … Continue reading Fitzpatrick or Bust
Photo Credit: median.com The NFL implemented two new rules today. One was that a touch back will now come out to the 25 yard line and another is that automatic ejection will be in effect. But are these rules good or bad? The main reason for these rules is to keep players safe so though it will make the sport a bit less entertaining, I … Continue reading NFL Rule Changes: Good or Bad?
Photo Credit: sffootball.com Now I know what you’re thinking. “It’s March! Why are you doing a NFL honors prediction before the NFL season even starts!” But that’s the point. It’s March! Which means the NFL news is running low. So here’s my early predictions of the 2016-17 NFL honors. MVP: Antonio Brown He’s had back to back amazing seasons and I can’t imagine that he’ll … Continue reading 2016-17 NFL Honors Predictions
Photo Credit: theneutralzone.com And finally the home of the Super Bowl champions. The AFC West. 1. Denver Broncos The Broncos aren’t actually as far ahead as you’d think. They’ve lost Manning and Oswelier so with a complicated QB situation I don’t know how long they’ll stay number 1 in the division. 2. Kansas Chiefs They have a strong team so I wouldn’t be surprised to … Continue reading Division Rankings: AFC West
Photo Credit: isports.com Here’s a division that has been ruled by one team for quite awhile. The AFC East. 1. New England Patriots They’ve been the best team in the division for years and they’ll continue to be until the end of the Brady-Belichick Era. 2. New York Jets They stay at number 2 on one condition. They bring back Fitzpatrick! He’s by no means … Continue reading Division Rankings: AFC East
Photo Credit: baltimorenow.com And here comes another AFC ranking. 1. Pittsburgh Steelers They didn’t win the division last year, but with a healthy Le’Veon Bell I think they are the best team in this division. 2. Cincinnati Bengals The defending division champions will be be looking for revenge after losing to Pittsburgh in the playoffs last year. 3. Baltimore Ravens The Ravens did not look … Continue reading Division Rankings: AFC North
Photo Credit: espn.com We start off the AFC division rankings with a division on the rise. The AFC South. 1. Indianapolis Colts The Colts didn’t make the playoffs last year but with a healthy Luck, the Colts are still number 1 in the division. 2. Jacksonville Jaguars The Jaguars offense was great last year. Blake Bortles and Allen Robinson should be a excellent duo for … Continue reading Division Rankings: AFC South
Photo Credit: reach.com Last but not least for the NFC is the NFC South 1. Carolina Panthers After a heartbreaking loss in the SB, the Panthers will be looking to redeem themselves. With weapons like Kelvin Benjamin coming back from injury, they may be able to get over the final hump. 2 Atlanta Falcons After an amazing start last season the Falcons crash and burned … Continue reading Division Rankings: NFC South
Photo Credit: rukkus.com We continue with one of the most competitive divisions in the league. The NFC West. 1. Arizona Cardinals They couldn’t quite make it past Carolina last season, but with upgrades like Chandler Jones, they could just be the NFC champs. 2. Seattle Seahawks The Seahawks are like the Patriots. No matter what happens to them I think with the right management they’ll … Continue reading Division Rankings: NFC West
Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday No Indianapolis Colts player will ever wear the #18 again. The Indianapolis Colts organization has announced that they will retire the #18 in Peyton Mannings honor. Not only that, but they will also build a statue of him outside Lucas Oil Stadium. This shows just how much Manning meant to the Indianapolis Colts franchise. -Marcus White Continue reading Manning’s Jersey Retired in Indianapolis
Photo Credit: fcsports.com Heres’s the second division rankings article and this time we’ll be looking at the NFC North. 1. Green Bay Packers The Packers made the playoffs last year in spite of all the injuries so with their team back at full health I have no doubt they’ll top the division. 2. Minnesota Vikings After almost beating the Seahawks in the wildcard last year, … Continue reading Division Rankings: NFC North
Photo Credit: scout.com Throughout the day I’ll be doing my power rankings for each division and we’ll be starting off with the NFC East. 1. Dallas Cowboys Last year because of loses of people due to injury, like Romo and Bryant, the Cowboys went from a Super Bowl contender to one of the worst teams in the NFL. But with a solid draft pick and … Continue reading Division Rankings: NFC East