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…

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NFL: The Ezekiel Elliott Holdout and Its Implications for the Cowboys

The 2019 NFL Training Camp is well underway. But one key player is missing from the Dallas Cowboys training camp. That player is last season’s leading rusher and Pro Bowler, running back Ezekiel Elliott. In April the Cowboys picked up the fifth-year option on his rookie contract. Elliott however wants to get paid like the…

NFL: The Importance of Leighton Vander Esch and Jaylon Smith

In the world of sports, there’s an old saying: Defense wins championships: In the case of the Dallas Cowboys, they’ve struggled to put that quote into perspective. It’s been nearly 25 years since the Cowboys have won a Super Bowl. Furthermore, defense has been a big issue for the team since then. While Dallas has…

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: Which Undrafted Free Agents Could Make the Final Rosters in the NFC?

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….

NFL: NFC East Team Needs

The NFC East remains one of the more compelling divisions in the NFL. They haven’t had successive division winners since the Philadelphia Eagles did it from 2001-2004. Each team has also won the division at least once since 2011. With such a tightly-contested division, they need to hit on their draft picks and make the…

NFL: What the Antonio Brown Trade Means for the Raiders

There is no denying that bringing a receiver like Brown aboard with a coach like Gruden may very well end up backfiring for the Raiders. Regardless of what happens, the Raiders last season in Oakland will surely be worth watching.

NFL: Defense Wins Championships

On Sunday, many saw the New England Patriots defeat the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in Super Bowl LIII. The Pats captured their sixth Super Bowl title in franchise history. Julian Edelman took home the game’s MVP award with 141 yards on 10 catches. While those are impressive numbers, many were left to wonder why a…

Dallas Cowboys: The Late Rise of Randy Gregory

When his career seemed to have reached its conclusion, Randy Gregory decided to rise up and show the world that it wasn’t.  The Dallas Cowboys drafted Gregory in the 2nd round of the 2015 NFL Draft. The defensive end was heavily regarded as a top-five pick and being ranked the top edge rusher, he failed…