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…

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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: 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 North Team Needs

The NFC North has had all of their teams in the postseason since 2016, and has had three different division winners in the last three years. Aside from the Minnesota Vikings, the other three franchises have also undergone changes at Head Coach in the last two seasons. In a division that is so competitive and…

Five Of The Oldest Rivalries In Sports

In the history of sports, many rivalries began only to last for decades on end and to become not only fierce but historic and to be talked about for decades to come. A rivalry between two sports franchises is only just part of the game itself. Let’s take a look at five of the oldest…

NFL: Is Matt LeFleur What The Packers Need?

The Packers have their new head coach in Matt LeFleur. With the obvious frustration Aaron Rodgers showed towards McCarthy in 2018, it’s probably for the best. The former offensive coordinator for the Tennessee Titans didn’t have the most productive season, closing out with the 27th ranked scoring offense overall, but his nine years in the…

NFL: The New Wave of Coaches

The phrase ‘new wave‘ is used a lot when discussing NFL coaches. But is this new wave actually working? For some teams, yes it is. Teams like the Los Angeles Rams, Chicago Bears, and San Francisco 49ers have some of the best young play-callers in the league in Sean McVay, Matt Nagy, and Kyle Shanahan respectively. However, that doesn’t mean every…

NFL: Non-Playoff Teams With Bright Futures

“There’s always next year.” It’s the classic mentality of the losing team’s fan. It’s how they stay sane while they mull over a lost season.  Often times, it comes from a place of unrealistic optimism. For these teams though, next year could actually prove to be more fruitful than last. Cleveland Browns Two words. Baker…