NFL: What’s the Value of a Field Goal?

With NFL teams increasingly going for it on 4th down, are they under-valuing Field Goals? Or are Kickers just too unreliable? Let’s take a closer look at whether teams are making the right decision regarding FGs in 2019. Firstly, there has to be a recognition that all FGs need to be considered in the context…

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The Disappointment Continues For Manchester United

Manchester United is off to its worst start since the 1989-90 season. After eight games of Premier League play, the club sits in 12th place with only nine points. What started out as a bad dream has become a horrific nightmare for the team. In their current position, not only is the club risking failure…

NFL: Week 5 Team Tiers

As the NFL approaches its midpoint, teams tend to consolidate their place in the league. They occupy real estate at the top, middle or bottom, and there is little major movement between these levels. Let’s see where each team currently lives in the NFL’s apartment block. Penthouse Sitting comfortably as the only undefeated team in…

Gardner Minshew: A Legend in the Making

If you’ve watched any football or gone online at all in the past few weeks, chances are you’ve heard of Gardner Minshew. The rookie quarterback of the Jacksonville Jaguars is slowly capturing the hearts and minds of the football world. Whether it’s his distinct mustache or his “fashion forward” way of dressing, the Washington State…

NFL: Taking Stock at the Quarter-Mile in the NFC

With four weeks of the 2019 NFL season in the books, it’s time to take stock of how each team stands. For some, they are staring down the barrel of a bleak end to the year. For others, hope remains but the job isn’t done. This is how the NFC looks after one quarter of…

NFL: Taking Stock at the Quarter-Mile in the AFC

With four weeks of the 2019 NFL season in the books, it’s time to take stock of how each team stands. For some, they are staring down the barrel of a bleak end to the year. For others, hope remains but the job isn’t done. This is how the AFC looks after one quarter of…

Carson Wentz is Still Elite

Sitting at 1-2 and to facing the 3-0 Green Bay Packers on the road, the Philadelphia Eagles came out with a 34-27 win thanks to their quarterback Carson Wentz. He showed the world he was an elite quarterback against the Packers. Without DeSean Jackson and a hobbled Alshon Jeffery, Wentz threw for only 160 yards,…

Rugby World Cup: Three Takes On USA’s Defeat To France

The United States‘ is now on an eight-game losing streak in the Rugby World Cup play. Their last win dates back to the 2011 tournament. Their second game in Pool C play of this year’s tournament against France saw them close to snapping that streak, but it was not to be. As for France, this…

NBA: Winners and Losers of the 2019 Offseason

This past 2019 offseason has been one of the most insane and surprising that we have seen in quite some time. Many players left to go to the opposing conferences and teamed up with other players. Here are some of the winners and losers of the 2019 NBA Offseason Winners Brooklyn Nets In one offseason…

Auston Matthews’ lapse in judgement is a learning experience

Kyle Dubas learned the news about Auston Matthews the same way that you did. He was scrolling through Twitter. This instance is one of the most serious issues that Dubas has dealt with so far as general manager of the Leafs. In March, Morgan Rielly was accused of using a homophobic slur on the ice….