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,…

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Dallas Cowboys: Evaluating Their First Three Games

The Dallas Cowboys are 3-0 for the first time since 2008. Racking up victories against the New York Giants, Washington Redskins, and the Miami Dolphins, Dallas is dominating the gridiron. Amazingly, the Cowboys have scored 30+ points in all three wins so far. Furthermore, it’s the first time since 2007 that the Cowboys have scored…

NFL Week 1: What We Learned

The NFL is a tough sport to cover. It’s only 17 weeks long, not including playoffs, and it’s hard to determine what we do and don’t know this early. We can project but it’s hard to determine what’s real and what’s not after one week. But that’s exactly what we’ll attempt to do. Browns Are…

NFL: Players That Retired Too Early

On Saturday August 24th, during halftime of the preseason game between the Indianapolis Colts and Chicago Bears, the seemingly unthinkable happened. Quarterback Andrew Luck retired from pro football. The news broke during halftime, and post-game he had a press conference to make it official. After a 2018 campaign which was arguably one of his best…

NFL: The State of Backup Quarterbacks

There is an old adage in the NFL: you’re only as good as your backup Quarterback. There are various iterations of this, such as, ‘the second most important player is the backup QB.’ Four case studies will help us determine the state of the second most important position in the NFL. Washington Redskins: The Starter…

NFL: What can we expect from Cam Newton in 2019?

As Cam Newton enters the 2019 NFL season at the age of 30, the Carolina Panthers’ dual-threat quarterback faces an array of uncertainties. The 2010 Heisman Trophy winner and 2015 NFL MVP is coming off an injury shortened season in which he missed the final two games of the regular season. The Panthers’ offense with…

NFL: Remembering Andrew Luck’s Outstanding Career

On the evening of August 24th, reports began circulating about Andrew Luck informing the Indianapolis Colts that he is retiring. Soon, the news was confirmed. The news is truly stunning, although reports indicate that for at least two weeks, the Colts knew Luck was contemplating retirement. Now it’s official. Luck’s career is one to remember…

NFL: King in the NFC North

In the NFL’s 100th season, the fierce rivalries in the NFC North look set to continue. Each team has a high level of stability and a realistic playoff chance. So who will establish themselves as King in the North in 2019? Chicago Bears Last Season In 2018, the Bears had their first winning season since…

NFL: Surprise Teams To Watch

The NFL season will always be full of surprises. It’s one of the great things about sports. It’s unpredictable. What those surprises are, will be… well, a surprise. However, it’s time to take a deep dive and predict the teams that will shock us once the NFL season begins. Baltimore Ravens The Ravens are generating…

NFL: AFC North Preview and Predictions

The AFC North; for a division that has a history of being extremely tough, fuel has been thrown into that fire over this off-season. Over the last year, the Browns and Bengals have flip-flopped their competitiveness, while the Ravens are still that team nobody wants to face. With the departures of Antonio Brown and Le’Veon…