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: Quarterbacks on the Hot Seat in 2019

Every season, players and coaches are under pressure of losing their starting position, or face being replaced at seasons’ end. Quarterbacks are no exception. In 2019, these QBs are the ones whose days are numbered. 1. Andy Dalton For years now, the question has been asked as to whether Andy Dalton can take the Cincinnati…

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: 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…

Most Dysfunctional Franchises in Sports

Where there is a success there is often stability. This holds true whether it is in business, sports, relationships and really everything in between. On the contrary that would also establish the idea that instability, rash decision making and a lack of accountability could and would lead to dysfunction and less than ideal results. It…

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….

2019 NFL Draft: Live Recap and Reaction

The 2019 NFL Draft has a lot of question marks around it. The first overall pick was highly speculated about, with debate raging over whether the Arizona Cardinals would select Quarterback Kyler Murray, or stick with Rosen and take someone else, or even trade down. Beyond Murray, even the next few picks were uncertain, with…

NFL: AFC West Team Needs

The AFC West is mostly full of hope. All four teams are future-focused, with two making the playoffs last season, and the other two in the early days of regime changes. All four teams need to use this draft to either push them over the edge in making a Super Bowl, or show signs of…