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…

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NFL Week 3: Team Tiers

Playing in the NFL is like trying to climb Mt. Everest. Without the right preparation, and the stars aligning, it is almost impossible to get very far. Many people get to base camp, but not much further, for one reason or another. Only the best and most prepared make it all the way to the…

NFL Week 2: Team Tiers

Playing in the NFL is like trying to climb Mt. Everest. Without the right preparation, and the stars aligning, it is almost impossible to get very far. Many people get to base camp, but not much further, for one reason or another. Only the best and most prepared make it all the way to the…

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: NFC East Preview

The 2019 NFL season is drawing closer. The NFC East division is looking very interesting so far as there some new faces, a few changes, and some rough starts. In the last ten years, only two teams of this division have managed to win the Super Bowl. Furthermore, only twice has more than one NFC…

NFL: Training Camp Battles

As the NFL offseason draws to a close, teams are sorting out their depth charts and finalising the rosters. Every year there are rumours of who is a surprise performer. Teams also come out either praising a rookie, or criticising them in the hopes of motivating them. What it all comes down to is who…

NFL: Breaking Down the Flacco Trade

The Baltimore Ravens are finally moving on from Joe Flacco and he’s headed to the Denver Broncos. Here’s a look at how it came to happen and what the implications might be for each team: Flacco’s History: 2008-2018 Drafted by the Ravens in 2008, Flacco has been with the team for 11 seasons. Throughout his…

NFL: What’s Wrong With The Minnesota Vikings?

The Minnesota Vikings are off to a very disappointing 1-2-1 start. After starting off with a hard-fought win in week one against the San Francisco 49ers, things have been going south for Kirk Cousins & company. With the Vikings on a two-game losing streak, the hole they dug themselves in seems to be getting deeper…