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…

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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: Top 5 Quarterbacks in the 2019 Draft

The 2018 NFL Draft boasted one of the best groups of draft-eligiblee quarterbacks from the past couple years. The class ended up with five quarterbacks being taken in the first round. This year’s draft class is less impressive than last year’s. However, this class could still produce franchise quarterbacks in the next couple of years….

New York Giants: Is it time to draft a Quarterback?

Eli Manning has been the quarterback for the New York Giants since 2004. The 38-year-old two-time Super Bowl Champion and Super Bowl MVP is past his prime and it’s unclear how much he has left. As of late, there hasn’t been any talk about Manning retiring. He still wants to continue playing, but regardless, it’s…

NFL Draft: 2019 Quarterbacks, Proceed With Caution

Quarterbacks make up the face of the NFL. There is no way around it and it’s not going to change any time soon. Teams like the Miami Dolphins, Jacksonville Jaguars, Denver Broncos, and a few others are on the hunt for the next big thing. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Chargers and New England Patriots have…

NCAA: The Argument for each Heisman Candidate

The regular season has concluded, and three players have separated themselves from the rest of college football. Heisman voters will choose among Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins, Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray and Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa. Each quarterback is in his first full year as a starter, but all have shattered records and have a strong argument why…

NCAA: Power 5 Championship Weekend Preview

It all comes down to this. With Notre Dame finishing undefeated, there are likely just three more playoff spots left, and a lot of teams are vying for them. Those spots will likely be decided by this weekend’s championship games. ACC Championship Clemson has predictably rolled against ACC play (save the Syracuse game), but it…