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…

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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: 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….

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: 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….

Greg Schiano and the Mess Left Behind In New England

On Mar. 28, Greg Schiano announced his resignation from the position of defensive coordinator for the New England Patriots. The unexpected declaration left NFL analysts and fans adrift in a sea of speculation over the future of the defensive side of the organization. “I have informed Mr. Kraft and Coach Belichick that I am stepping…

NFL: Josh Rosen’s Trade Market

It’s smokescreen season in the NFL, and there is much speculation as to what Arizona Cardinals will do with the first overall pick. After taking Quarterback Josh Rosen with their first round pick in 2018, they have since been linked heavily to Kyler Murray. This would leave Rosen out in the cold, and likely on…

NFL: AFC East Team Needs

There’s a clearer picture forming of what each NFL team’s roster will look like heading into the draft. While there will be some further additions prior to the draft, teams have a range of needs to address one way or another. Here is a look at the AFC East’s team needs: Buffalo Bills The Bills’…