Should NFL Coaches Be Allowed to Challenge Penalties?

Photo Credit: Toronto Sun This year more than any other, there have been lots of questionable penalties called and not called. A debate that is being thrown around is whether or not coaches should be allowed to challenge penalties. As I see it, the only possibly way to answer that question is with a yes. Coaches are given two challengers for the duration of the game. That … Continue reading Should NFL Coaches Be Allowed to Challenge Penalties?

NFL Mid-Season Awards

Photo Credit: Sports Illustrated (featured image), ESPN (team logos) MVP:  Ezekiel Elliott, Running Back, Dallas Cowboys Runner Up:  Matt Ryan, Quarterback, Atlanta Falcons   Offensive Player of the Year:  Ezekiel Elliott, Running Back, Dallas Cowboys Runner Up:  Tom Brady, Quarterback, New England Patriots   Defensive Player of the Year:  Lorenzo Alexander, Linebacker, Buffalo Bills Runner Up:  Zach Brown, Linebacker, Buffalo Bills   Offensive Rookie of the Year:  Ezekiel … Continue reading NFL Mid-Season Awards

NFL Mid-Season All-Pro Team

Photo Credit: Off the Record (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Quarterback:  Tom Brady, New England Patriots Running Back:  Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas Cowboys Fullback:  Patrick Dimarco, Atlanta Falcons Wide Receiver:  Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons Wide Receiver:  Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers Tight End:  Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots Tackle:  Joe Thomas, Cleveland Browns Guard:  Marshall Yanda, Baltimore Ravens Center:  Travis Frederick, Dallas Cowboys Guard:  Zack Martin, Dallas … Continue reading NFL Mid-Season All-Pro Team

Raiders Win Despite Setting Record for Penalties in a Game

Photo Credit: The Mercury News Even though the Oakland Raiders came away with an overtime win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, they will need to get a lot of work done in practice this upcoming week. The Oakland Raiders set an NFL record for penalties in a game with 23. The 23 penalties cost the Raiders 200 yards, which does not include penalties that were declined. The … Continue reading Raiders Win Despite Setting Record for Penalties in a Game

Josh Browns Placed on Commisoner’s Exempt List

Photo Credit: New York Post New York Giants’ kicker Josh Brown has been placed on the comissioner’s exempt list. He won’t be able to play until the NFL concludes their investigation of Brown’s domestic violence case. Brown was originally suspended for only one game as less information was known about the situation. But now Brown has admitted to being abusive to his then wife on … Continue reading Josh Browns Placed on Commisoner’s Exempt List

Cam Newton Cleared to Play

Photo Credit: Azusa League After a disappointing 1-4 start to their season, the defending NFC Champion Carolina Panthers are regaining their all-pro quarterback. Cam Newton has been cleared to play after missing last week’s game with a concussion. The Panthers clearly needed him in their loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, as their offense struggled all game. They are playing the New Orleans Saints on … Continue reading Cam Newton Cleared to Play

La’el Collins Out for 6-10 Weeks

Photo Credit: operationsports.com The Dallas Cowboys have arguably the best offense line in the NFL, but they will have a missing piece over the course of the near future. Second year left guard La’el Collins has a torn ligament in his foot that will keep him out for 6-10 weeks. Collins is a great run blocker and is able to get into the second level … Continue reading La’el Collins Out for 6-10 Weeks

Rob Gronkowski Active for the Patriots

Photo Credit: row12.com The New England Patriots will have Rob Gronkowski back for Thursday night’s game against the Houston Texans after missing the first two games of the season due to a hamstring injury. The Patriots’ All-Pro tight end is one of the league’s biggest playmakers and is a huge factor in nearly every game. He and newly acquired tight end Martellus Bennett will be hard … Continue reading Rob Gronkowski Active for the Patriots

NFL Power Rankings Going Into Week 2

Photo Credit: NFL This list includes team records and movement from last week’s power rankings.  New England Patriots, (1-0), +2  Pittsburgh Steelers, (1-0), +2  Green Bay Packers, (1-0), +2   Denver Broncos, (1-0), +4   Seattle Seahawks, (1-0), -3   Cincinnati Bengals, (1-0), +1   Arizona Cardinals -6   Carolina Panthers -2  Kansas City Chiefs, (1-0)  Minnesota Vikings, (1-0)  Tampa Bay Buccaneers, (1-0), +6  Oakland Raiders, (1-0), +2  Houston Texans, (1-0), … Continue reading NFL Power Rankings Going Into Week 2

NFL Power Rankings Going Into Week 1

Photo Credit: Fair (featured image), ESPN (team logos)  Arizona Cardinals Seattle Seahawks  New England Patriots  Pittsburgh Steelers   Green Bay Packers  Carolina Panthers  Cincinnati Bengals  Denver Broncos  Kansas City Chiefs  Minnesota Vikings  Dallas Cowboys  New York Jets  Washington Redskins  Oakland Raiders  Houston Texans  Atlanta Falcons  Tampa Bay Buccaneers  Jacksonville Jaguars  Miami Dolphins  Indianapolis Colts  Baltimore Ravens  Detroit Lions  New York Giants  Buffalo Bills  Los Angeles Rams … Continue reading NFL Power Rankings Going Into Week 1

Eric Rowe Traded To Patriots

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com After a disappointing run in Philadelphia, former second round pick Eric Rowe is on his way to New England. The Eagles have traded Rowe to the Patriots in exchange for a 2018 4th round pick. Patriots’ guard Josh Kline was at first also believed to be part of the trade, but now is reportedly staying with the Patriots. The 2018 4th rounder … Continue reading Eric Rowe Traded To Patriots

NFL Draft Moved to Philadelphia for 2017

Photo Credit: USA Today After two years spent in Chicago, the NFL Draft is once again being moved. For 50 years, the draft was always held in New York until 2015 when it was brought to Chicago. Now, Philadelphia is likely to be the host for the 2017 NFL Draft. Roger Goodell did say that it was very likely that the draft would be moved out … Continue reading NFL Draft Moved to Philadelphia for 2017

NFL Standings and Team Records Predictions

Photo Credit: americanfootballfilms.com AFC East: 1. New England Patriots, 13-3 2. New York Jets, 10-6 3. Miami Dolphins, 6-10 4. Buffalo Bills, 5-11 AFC North: 1. Pittsburgh Steelers, 11-5 2. Cincinnati Bengals, 10-6 3. Baltimore Ravens, 9-7 4. Cleveland Browns, 3-13 AFC West: 1. Denver Broncos, 11-5 2. Kansas City Chiefs, 10-6 3. Oakland Raiders, 10-6 4. San Diego Chargers, 4-12 AFC South: 1. Jacksonville … Continue reading NFL Standings and Team Records Predictions

Patriots Trade Stork to Redskins

Photo Credit: ttownsports.com The New England Patriots have traded their veteran center Bryan Stork to the Washington Redskins in exchange for a conditional draft pick. Stork was the team’s starting center as a rookie in 2014, and had an impressive year which culminated in a Super Bowl victory. Since then, he’s been plagued with many injuries including 4 concussions. Early into the offseason, 2nd year … Continue reading Patriots Trade Stork to Redskins

Garoppolo Shines Against the Bears

Photo Credit: sportsworldreport.com Jimmy Garoppolo began to look like an NFL starting quarterback in his second preseason game against the Chicago Bears. Following a slow 1st quarter, Garoppolo led the Patriots on two impressive drives. One resulted in a touchdown, and the other in a turnover at the goal line. Towards the end of the 1st half, Garoppolo was given the opportunity to put some points … Continue reading Garoppolo Shines Against the Bears

Malcolm Mitchell Dislocates Elbow

Photo Credit: bostonherald.com Despite the title, there is good news for the New England Patriots, as rookie wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell’s injury appears to be not too serious. Mitchell suffered a dislocated left elbow against the New Orleans Saints in his NFL debut. Mitchell was pulled to the ground from behind and put his arm to the ground in an attempt to stay up, which is when … Continue reading Malcolm Mitchell Dislocates Elbow

Ragland Out For Season With Torn ACL

Photo Credit: nflmocks.com Buffalo Bills’ rookie linebacker Reggie Ragland will most likely miss the entire 2016 season due to a torn ACL. Ragland was expected to be drafted in the first round, but he fell to the second round where Buffalo selected him at pick 41. I had him going to the Oakland Raiders at pick 14. Ragland had a great season last year and was the … Continue reading Ragland Out For Season With Torn ACL

Lane Johnson Facing 10-Game Suspension

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com The Philadelphia Eagles could have a major blow to the start of their season, as offensive lineman Lane Johnson is facing a 10-game suspension due to his usage of performance enhancing drugs. Johnson is arguably the team’s best lineman, and it would be devastating to their offense if the suspension goes through. He is, however, appealing the suspension. Johnson was the 4th … Continue reading Lane Johnson Facing 10-Game Suspension

James Jones Signs With Chargers

Photo Credit: http://www.rantsports.com Wide receiver James Jones will sign with the San Diego Chargers after 9 seasons with the Oakland Raiders and the Green Packers. Jones was the Packers’ number 2 receiver last season after Jordy Nelson got injured in the preseason. Jones played well with Green Bay and helped them to make it to the Divisional Round in the NFC playoffs. He had 50 catches for 890 … Continue reading James Jones Signs With Chargers

3 Players Who Could Be Cut During Training Camp

Photo Credit: thejetpress.com Every year, there are several big name players that are cut before the regular season. Here are three that I think have a good chance of being released.  Davante Adams, wide receiver, Green Bay Packers. Adams had high expectations going into last season after Jordy Nelson suffered a season ending injury in the preseason. Adams became the Packers’ number 2 receiver behind … Continue reading 3 Players Who Could Be Cut During Training Camp

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?

How the Steelers will Perform with Bell and Bryant Suspended

Photo Credit: rsenreport.com The Pittsburgh Steelers made it to the NFL’s Divisional Round in the AFC Playoffs last season, but lost to the eventual Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos. The Steelers were, however, playing without their star running back, Le’Veon Bell who suffered a season ending injury halfway through the year. The Steelers were one of the favorites to represent the AFC in the Super Bowl this upcoming … Continue reading How the Steelers will Perform with Bell and Bryant Suspended

Nate Ebner Makes U.S. Olympic Rugby Sevens Team

Photo Credit: bostonherald.com New England Patriots’ safety Nate Ebner was one of the 12 players selected to be on the United States rugby team. Ebner is now the only active NFL player to ever qualify for a U.S. Olympic team. Ebner will return to the Patriots in training camp after the rugby competition, which will take place from August 6th through August 11th. Ebner was drafted … Continue reading Nate Ebner Makes U.S. Olympic Rugby Sevens Team

What Von Miller’s Holdout Means for the Broncos

Photo Credit: usatoday.com Von Miller and the Denver Broncos’ disputes over a new, long-term deal are still continuing, and it is vital for the Broncos to sign him. The Broncos defense is one of the best in the league, and Von Miller is their leader. He is their most important player, and it would be difficult for the Broncos to find success without him. Still, … Continue reading What Von Miller’s Holdout Means for the Broncos

Five 2nd-Year NFL Players Poised to Have a Breakout Season

Photo Credit: sportsday.dallasnews.com 1. Dante Fowler Jr., Defensive End, Jacksonville Jaguars. Fowler tore his ACL on the first day of mini-camp last year, and was out for the entire 2015 season. Now that he’s healthy, I think he’ll put up great numbers. The Jaguars signed defensive tackle Malik Jackson, and drafted cornerback Jalen Ramsey and linebacker Myles Jack. These players along with Fowler will transform the Jaguars’ … Continue reading Five 2nd-Year NFL Players Poised to Have a Breakout Season

NFL Head Coach Power Rankings

Photo Credit: http://www.foxsports.com 1.  Bill Belichick, New England Patriots: Belichick is a future Hall of Fame coach and has led the Patriots to the playoffs in 13 of his 16 years with the team. 2.  Bruce Arians, Arizona Cardinals: Arians doubled the Cardinals win total from 5 wins to 10 wins from 2012-2013. Every year since then he has improved their record by at least 1 win. 3. … Continue reading NFL Head Coach Power Rankings

Stephen Tulloch Released

Photo Credit: http://www.detroitlions.com The Detroit Lions released veteran linebacker Stephen Tulloch today after five years with the team. He had over 100 tackles in four of his five seasons in his tenure with the Lions. He played in every game last year and led the team in tackles with 107. Although Tulloch has played well with the Lions, he is getting older and his play is … Continue reading Stephen Tulloch Released

Top 10 NFL Players of 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.usatoday.com (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) Every offseason, NFL Network releases the top 100 players of the year as voted by the players. It is now down to the top 10 and the players have been revealed. However, we do not know in which order those players will be ranked. Here is my prediction for the ranking of the top 10 players … Continue reading Top 10 NFL Players of 2016

NBA Draft Grades (Picks 16-30)

Photo Credit: anchorofgold.com Example: Pick Number. Team. Position Player Name, School/Country. Grade. Description. 16. Boston Celtics: PF Guerschon Yabusele, France. C. In my opinion, Yabusele was one of the better international prospects in the draft, but the Celtics may have been able to take him with one of their later picks. 17. Memphis Grizzlies: SG Wade Baldwin IV, Vanderbilt. B. Baldwin was maybe the best player … Continue reading NBA Draft Grades (Picks 16-30)

NBA Draft Grades (Picks 1-15)

Photo Credit: http://www.thebiglead.com Example: Pick Number. Team. Position Player Name, School/Country. Grade. Description. 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, LSU. A+. Simmons is definitely the best prospect this year and has the most potential to be a future All Star in the NBA. 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke. A. Ingram is a great shooter and will be a great player, but he … Continue reading NBA Draft Grades (Picks 1-15)

Ryan Fitzpatrick Holdout Continues

Photo Credit: http://www.usatoday.com The New York Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick have yet to come to a contract agreement which is bad news for Jets fans. Fitzpatrick has made it clear that he wants to play for the Jets this season and the Jets also want him. Fitzpatrick and wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Eric Decker developed a great relationship over the course of the … Continue reading Ryan Fitzpatrick Holdout Continues

First Round NBA Mock Draft 2.0

Photo Credit: http://www.thebiglead.com 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, Louisiana State 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke 3. Boston Celtics: SG Buddy Hield, Oklahoma 4. Phoenix Suns: C Dragan Bender, Croatia 5. Minnesota Timberwolves: PG Kris Dunn, Providence 6. New Orleans Pelicans: SG Jamal Murray, Kentucky 7. Denver Nuggets: PF Marquese Chriss, Washington 8. Sacramento Kings: SF Jaylen Brown, California 9. Toronto Raptors: … Continue reading First Round NBA Mock Draft 2.0

Jared Goff Not Ready to Start Week 1

Photo Credit: http://www.usatoday.com The Los Angeles Rams gave up a lot to take quarterback Jared Goff from California with the first overall pick in the draft. But as of now, the rookie quarterback is not their starter. Head coach eff Fisher has said that Case Keenum is the Rams’ starter for now, and that he will be receiving first team reps. Fisher has said that … Continue reading Jared Goff Not Ready to Start Week 1

NFL Award Predictions

Photo Credit: http://www.zimbio.com MVP: Quarterback Tom Brady, New England Patriots. With the addition of tight end Martellus Bennett and a healthy Julian Edelman, Brady will have one of his best seasons ever. Offensive Player of the Year: Running back Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams. Gurley had a great rookie year and has some great seasons ahead of him with first overall pick quarterback Jared Goff. … Continue reading NFL Award Predictions

First Round NBA Mock Draft 1.0

Photo Credit: SB Nation 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, Louisiana State 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke 3. Boston Celtics: SG Buddy Hield, Oklahoma 4. Phoenix Suns: C Dragan Bender, Croatia 5. Minnesota Timberwolves: PG Kris Dunn, Providence 6. New Orleans Pelicans: SG Jaylen Brown, California 7. Denver Nuggets: C Jakob Poeltl, Utah 8. Sacramento Kings: SG Jamal Murray, Kentucky 9. Toronto Raptors: … Continue reading First Round NBA Mock Draft 1.0

Top 10 Kickers Going Into 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.foxsports.com 10. Roberto Aguayo: Aguayo is a rookie but he almost never missed a kick at Florida State. 9. Cody Parkey: Parkey is still very young and he made almost 90% of his kicks last year. 8. Blair Walsh: Walsh missed a crucial kick against the Seahawks in the playoffs, but he’ll still be a great kicker in the NFL. 7. Dan Carpenter: … Continue reading Top 10 Kickers Going Into 2016

Best Safeties Going into 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.nypost.com 10. Karl Joseph: I think the rookie Joseph will have a great year. He’ll be able to make a lot of plays with the already great Raider defense. 9. Eric Weddle: Weddle is getting older but he’s still a great safety. We’ll see how he transitions going from the Chargers to the Ravens: 8. Kenny Vaccaro: Vaccaro is one of the best … Continue reading Best Safeties Going into 2016

Best Cornerbacks Going into 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.gamemanager.sportsblog.com 10. Vontae Davis: Davis is one of the best tacking cornerbacks in the league. 9. Joe Haden: Haden has declined over the past few years but he’s still a great player. 8. Malcolm Butler: Butler shut down almost every receiver last year in only his second season. 7. Marcus Peters: Peters had 8 interceptions in a great rookie season. 6. Aqib Talib: … Continue reading Best Cornerbacks Going into 2016

Best Linebackers Going Into 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.milehighreport.com 10.  DeMarcus Ware: Ware is getting older but he’s still a great player. 9. Justin Houston: Houston will probably miss some of the season due to injury but he’s still a great pass rusher. 8. Clay Matthews: Matthews started playing at inside linebacker rather than outside and has played great there so far. 7. Jamie Collins: Collins is one of the most athletic … Continue reading Best Linebackers Going Into 2016

Best Interior Defenisve Lineman Going into 2016

Photo Credit: espn.go.com 10. Geno Atkins: Atkins improved a lot last year and is one of the best pass rushing defensive tackles. 9. Mike Daniels: Daniels is great at stopping the run and can also rush the quarterback. 8. Kawaan Short: Short was probably the best defensive tackle last season. I don’t think he’ll play as well as last year but he’ll still be great. … Continue reading Best Interior Defenisve Lineman Going into 2016

Best Defensive Ends Going Into 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.chicagotribune.com 10. Ezekiel Ansah: Ansah is getting better every year and is becoming one of the best ends in the league. 9. Cliff Avril: Avril took a step down last year but is still a dominant force in the Seahawks’ defense 8. Demarcus Lawrence: Lawrence will be suspended for the beginning of the season but he’s still one of the best pass rushers … Continue reading Best Defensive Ends Going Into 2016

Draymond Green Will Not be Suspended for Game 4

Photo Credit: http://www.upi.com In game 3 of the Western Conference Finals, Golden State Warriors power forward Draymond Green drove to the basket where he was fouled while shooting. After the foul he kicked his leg upward right in between Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams’ legs. The question was as to whether or not the kick by Green was intentional. To me, it does look intentional, although … Continue reading Draymond Green Will Not be Suspended for Game 4

Best Interior Offensive Lineman Going Into 2016

Photo Credit: usatoday.com 10. Trai Turner: Turner played above expectations last season and was dominant for the Panthers. 9. Max Unger: Unger was traded to the Saints two years ago and he hasn’t been spectacular but he’s still a solid center. 8. Richie Incognito: Ever since joining the Bills, Incognito has been one of the dominant guards in the NFL. 7. Travis Frederick: Frederick is … Continue reading Best Interior Offensive Lineman Going Into 2016

Best Offensive Tackles Going Into 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.foxsports.com 10. Terron Armstead: The Saints’ starting left tackle has been a solid protector for Drew Brees. 9. Taylor Lewan: Lewan came into the league in 2014 and already has the potential to be an all pro soon. 8. Sebastian Vollmer: Vollmer is one of the best right tackles in the league and although he struggled at left tackle last year, he is … Continue reading Best Offensive Tackles Going Into 2016

Tight End Rankings Going Into 2016

Photo Credit: http://www.post-gazette.com 10. Coby Fleener: Fleener shared snaps with Dwayne Allen in Indianapolis but he’ll be the number one tight end in New Orleans. 9. Jason Witten: Witten is the most reliable target for Tony Romo and always makes the catch when it’s needed most. 8. Zach Ertz: Ertz is a solid tight end for the Eagles and is very productive. 7. Jordan Reed: … Continue reading Tight End Rankings Going Into 2016

Receiver Rankings Going Into the Season

Photo Credit: http://www.post-gazette.com 10. Demaryius Thomas: Thomas didn’t play up to expectations last year as he had a lot of drops but he still is one of the best receivers in the league. 9. Brandon Marshall: Marshall had a great season in New York and he’d be higher on this list if Ryan Fitzpatrick was still on the Jets. 8. Jordy Nelson: Nelson was out … Continue reading Receiver Rankings Going Into the Season

Top 10 Running Backs Going into the 2016 Season

Photo Credit: http://www.usatoday.com 10. Matt Forte: Forte is one of the most consistent running backs in the league and should have another good season in New York. 9. Mark Ingram: Ingram had one of the best seasons of his career last year he’s one of the best power backs in the league. 8. Jamaal Charles: Jamaal Charles was injured for most of last season but … Continue reading Top 10 Running Backs Going into the 2016 Season

Top 10 Quarterbacks Going into the 2016 Season

Photo Credit: http://www.foxsports.com 10. Tony Romo: When healthy, Romo can be a really good quarterback. With the addition of Ezekiel Elliott the Cowboys offense can be one of the best in the NFL. 9. Andy Dalton: Dalton had a good season last year and now that he has the addition of Brandon Lafell and other receivers, he could have a better season than last year. … Continue reading Top 10 Quarterbacks Going into the 2016 Season

Seahawks Move Justin Britt to Center

Photo Credit: http://www.profootballtalk.nbcsports.com After losing Russell Okung and J.R. Sweezy in free agency, the Seahawks had holes on their offensive line, especially at center. About a year ago, they traded their pro bowl center Max Unger for tight end Jimmy Graham. Ever since then, their offensive line hasn’t played up to expectations. They drafted offensive guard Germain Ifedi in the first round, who will probably … Continue reading Seahawks Move Justin Britt to Center

Amendola Restructures Contract

Photo Credit: http://www.sportsworldnews.com New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola restructured his contract for the second straight year today. The deal is now for 2 years and worth $7.35 million. If he hadn’t taken the pay cut, the Patriots would have picked up a $6.5 million cap hit. If he would have refused to take the pay cut, he most likely would have been either … Continue reading Amendola Restructures Contract

Cowboys Pick Former Basketball Player

Photo Credit: cbssports.com The most interesting pick by the Cowboys this year was neither Ezekiel Elliott or Jaylon Smith, instead it was former Baylor basketball player Rico Gathers. Gathers hasn’t played football since he was thirteen years old. He played wide receiver and was very good. He is about 6 feet 7 inches tall and weighs at about 280 pounds, so he definitely has the size … Continue reading Cowboys Pick Former Basketball Player

Post Draft Power Rankings

Photo Credit: http://www.fbschedules.com Arizona Cardinals New England Patriots Carolina Panthers Denver Broncos Pittsburgh Steelers Seattle Seahawks Green Bay Packers Minnesota Vikings Jacksonville Jaguars Cincinnati Bengals Oakland Raiders New York Giants New York Jets Kansas City Chiefs Indianapolis Colts Dallas Cowboys Houston Texans Baltimore Ravens Atlanta Falcons Buffalo Bills Washington Redskins Philadelphia Eagles New Orleans Saints Tampa Bay Buccaneers Los Angeles Rams Detroit Lions Miami Dolphins … Continue reading Post Draft Power Rankings

3 Round Mock Draft 2.0

Photo Credit: http://www.usatoday.com Round 1 1. Rams: QB Jared Goff 2. Eagles: QB Carson Wentz 3. Chargers: OT Laremy Tunsil 4. Cowboys: CB Jalen Ramsey 5. Jaguars: LB Myles Jack 6. Ravens: DE DeForest Buckner 7. 49ers: OT Ronnie Stanley 8. Browns: RB Ezekiel Elliott 9. Buccaneers: DR Joey Bosa 10. Giants: CB Vernon Hargreaves 11. Bears: LB Leonard Floyd 12. Saints: DT Sheldon Rankins … Continue reading 3 Round Mock Draft 2.0

NFL Draft Rankings by Position

Photo Credit: nypost.com Quarterback   Jared Goff Carson Wentz Paxton Lynch Connor Cook Christian Hackenburg   Running  Back   Ezekiel Elliot Derrick Henry Devontae Booker Kenneth Dixon Alex Collins   Wide Receiver   Laquon Treadwell Corey Coleman Will Fuller Josh Doctson Michael Thomas   Tight End   Hunter Henry Austin Hooper Tyler Higbee Nick Vannet Jerrell Adams   Offensive Tackle   Laremy Tunsil Ronnie Stanley … Continue reading NFL Draft Rankings by Position

Sam Bradford Demands Trade

Photo Credit: snewsi.com Shortly after re-signing with the Eagles in March, the former first overall pick is now demanding to be traded. Bradford played well last year but definitely did not play up to the expectations of his contract. He is going to hold out of all Eagles’ offseason programs in an effort to get traded. With the Eagles trading up to the second overall … Continue reading Sam Bradford Demands Trade

NFL Starting Quarterback Rankings

Photo Credit: http://www.foxsports.com Elite- Cam Newton (Panthers) Tom Brady (Patriots) Aaron Rodgers (Packers) Drew Brees (Saints) Ben Roethlisberger (Steelers) All Stars- Russell Wilson (Seahawks) Carson Palmer (Cardinals) Matt Ryan (Falcons) Andrew Luck (Colts) Eli Manning (Giants) Joe Flacco (Ravens) Above Average- Andy Dalton (Bengals) Alex Smith (Chiefs) Phillip Rivers (Chargers) Tyrod Taylor (Bills) Tony Romo (Cowboys) Matthew Stafford (Lions) Kirk Cousins (Redskins) Ryan Tannehill (Dolphins) … Continue reading NFL Starting Quarterback Rankings

Top Ten NFL Draft Prospects

Photo Credit: Sportswire.usatoday.com This is the list of my top ten draft prospects going into the 2016 NFL Draft. Jalen Ramsey: Defensive back, FSU. Ramsey is going to be a great player in the NFL no matter what position he plays in the defensive backfield. NFL comparison: Charles Woodson Myles Jack: Linebacker, UCLA. Jack is an extremely talented athlete and can play multiple positions in … Continue reading Top Ten NFL Draft Prospects

Who Got the Better of the Rams-Titans Deal?

Photo Credit: http://www.therams.com By now you have probably all heard about the blockbuster trade that sent the 1st overall pick from Tennessee to Los Angeles. But the question is, who got the better of the deal? The Rams gave up a 2016 1st round pick, two 2nd round picks, a 3rd round pick, a 2017 1st round pick, and a 2017 3rd round pick. In return they got … Continue reading Who Got the Better of the Rams-Titans Deal?

NHL Round 1 Playoff Predictions

Photo Credit: http://www.cbssports.com Western Conference Dallas Stars vs Minnesota Wild: Dallas (4-2) St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks: Blackhawks (4-2) Anaheim Ducks vs Nashville Predators: Ducks (4-3) Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks: Kings (4-1) Eastern Conference Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers: Capitals (4-1) Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers: Penguins (4-0) Florida Panthers vs New York Islanders: Panthers (4-3) Tampa Bay Lightning vs … Continue reading NHL Round 1 Playoff Predictions

Raiders Outlook After Signing Nelson

Photo Credit: hardlyserious.com The Raiders have added another impactful player to their team and this time it is pro bowl safety Reggie Nelson. The Raiders signed him to a 2 year deal today after he spent the first part of his career in Jacksonville and Cincinnati. After losing Charles Woodson to retirement, the Raiders needed to get a defensive back and they already have two … Continue reading Raiders Outlook After Signing Nelson

Moritz Boehringer

Photo Credit: http://www.swr.de/sport/american-football-moritz-boehringer-senkrechtstarter-aus-aalen/-/id=1208948/did=17197468/nid=1208948/1mnvdg7/index.html The hype around the NFL this week is about the new receiver Moritz Boehringer of Germany. Boehringer is 6’4″, 227 lbs yet he runs a 4.41 40 yard dash (4.39 on turf) which would’ve been the second best of receivers in the combine behind Notre Dame’s Will Fuller. It was hard to find anything wrong with Boehringer at his pro day. The only … Continue reading Moritz Boehringer

2016 NFL Mock Draft

Photo Credit: http://www.scout.com/nfl/packers/forums/4038–2015-nfl-draft-forum The 2016 NFL Draft is less than a month away and it is still unclear which way teams are leaning towards with their picks. Here is my mock draft of the entire first round. 1. Titans: OT Laremy Tunsil 2. Browns: QB Jared Goff 3. Chargers: CB Jalen Ramsey 4. Cowboys: DE Joey Bosa 5. Jaguars: LB Myles Jack 6. Ravens: DE DeForest … Continue reading 2016 NFL Mock Draft

Post Free Agency Power Rankings

Photo Credit: http://archcitysports.com/2015/12/06/the-nfl-needs-minor-league-football/ Arizona Cardinals New England Patriots Carolina Panthers Pittsburgh Steelers Denver Broncos Seattle Seahawks Cincinnati Bengals Green Bay Packers Baltimore Ravens Indianapolis Colts Minnesota Vikings New York Jets Atlanta Falcons Kansas City Chiefs Washington Redskins Houston Texans Oakland Raiders New Orleans Saints Philadelphia Eagles New York Giants Los Angeles Rams Miami Dolphins Detroit Lions Dallas Cowboys Buffalo Bills Jacksonville Jaguars Chicago Bears San Diego … Continue reading Post Free Agency Power Rankings

Rueben Randle To Eagles

Photo Credit: http://www.hngn.com/articles/150184/20151113/fantasy-football-odell-beckham-or-rueben-randle.htm Reuben Randle is staying in the NFC East as he signed with the Eagles today for a 1 year $3 million contract. The Eagles already signed Chris Givens as a deep threat receiver but Randle will still be available as a secondary target for Sam Bradford. Randle lacks speed and can be inconsistent at times but he still has the ability to go … Continue reading Rueben Randle To Eagles

Robert Griffin III Meets with Browns

Photo credit: thesource.com After another disappointing season for the Browns, they are once again in need of a new quarterback. They have many different options right now to fill that position and one of them is former Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III. Griffin met with the Browns yesterday to possibly sign with them. I think the Browns should sign Griffin because I think he still has … Continue reading Robert Griffin III Meets with Browns

Robert Griffin III Meets With Browns

Photo credit: constructionlitmag.com After another disappointing season, the Browns are once again in need of a quarterback. One of their options to fill that position is former Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III. Griffin had a great rookie season with the Redskins but has had a lot of injuries since then. I personally think the Browns should take the risk in signing him. If he … Continue reading Robert Griffin III Meets With Browns

Broncos QB Situation

Photocredit: https://www.deluxe.com About a month after winning the Super Bowl, Peyton Manning retired from the NFL after playing since 1998. Signing Brock Osweiller was the Broncos’ top priority but the Texans signed him to a 4 year, $72 million deal before they even knew it. The Broncos have great talent on defense and on offense but they still need a starting quarterback if they want to … Continue reading Broncos QB Situation