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…

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NFL Week 1: 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 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: The Wild Wild AFC West

Reigning Champs of The West Can the Kansas City Chiefs, repeat winning the conference? The Chiefs lost to eventual Super Bowl Champions the New England Patriots 37-31 in the conference championship. After being one of the most productive offenses in the league, the Chiefs were unable to score in the first half of the game….

Making a Good Football Movie

There is a scarcity of good football movies in our lives. While many are enjoyable, we are deprived of any that hold a candle to the best that exist in other sports. There are many documentaries, or documentary series that are good. But where is the fiction? What could we do to change that? Here…

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: Is There a Right Time to Hire or Fire a General Manager?

Since the 2019 NFL Draft, in an unprecedented manner two NFL teams fired their General Managers. The New York Jets and Houston Texans both moved on from the men that made decisions in the draft. The Jets hired Joe Douglas in June, while the Texans are yet to name a new GM. Firing the GM…

NFL: Potential New York Jets GM Candidates

After firing Mike Maccagnan as their General Manager, the New York Jets began the search for his replacement. A few names surfaced quickly, but after going through three GMs in the last seven years, they need to get this hire right. Complicating matters is new Head Coach Adam Gase, who seems to be intent on…

NFL: Which UDFAs Could Make the Final AFC Rosters?

Every year following the draft, teams continue to add prospects in the hopes they become a contributor on the team. Kurt Warner, Adam Thielen, and Philip Lindsay are all former Undrafted Free Agents, and what each team hopes they gain. Sometimes these UDFAs make the roster for a year or two, before becoming journeyman players….

What Could Have Been: The Cleveland Browns

What the Cleveland Browns have managed to accomplish since 1995 is almost legendary. For the fans of the Ohio franchise, it has been 21 years of misery. The Browns have secured only two winning seasons and one playoff appearance in that span—leaving plenty of time for fans to consider how Cleveland could have turned things…