Ex-Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders was arguably one of the three best running backs to ever play the game.
Week 6 is rapidly drawing to a close and it is becoming pretty clear that the American Football Conference is riding the struggle train. At the moment, Matt Schaub and the 5-0 Houston Texans are riding high and appear to be the cream of the AFC’s exceptionally mediocre […]
Days prior to their playoff game against Houston, Joe Flacco complained about how he wouldn’t receive credit if the Ravens won the Super Bowl. After Sunday’s 20-13 win over Houston in the AFC Divisional playoffs, that perception is likely to stay in place. Three interceptions of Houston quarterback […]
Do you realize a mere seven games remain in the 2011 NFL season? Color me sad. Nonetheless, we’ve arrived to arguably the best weekend of football remaining. It features five Super Bowl MVPs (Tom Brady, Drew Brees, Ray Lewis, Eli Manning, and Aaron Rodgers), two graduates of the […]
The opening day of NFL playoff action illustrated two things that were already evident; it’s tough to win on the road in the playoffs and if defenders leave Saints receivers open by 10 yards, they’re likely to catch touchdown passes.
To those whose teams I pick against, it’s nothing personal just business. I don’t hate your teams. At worst, I’m probably not fond of your quarterback. Without furtherado, here are your blog mandated picks for Wild Card weekend. By the way, I have no interest in laying points […]
The road to Andrew Luck got a bit more difficult for the 2-13 Indianapolis Colts on Thursday night. Indy won its second consecutive game with a 19-16 victory over the AFC South champion Houston Texans on Thursday. Colts quarterback Dan Orlovsky engineered a game-winning drive late in the […]
When the 2011 season began, I’m not sure many people would guess that Vince Young and Matt Leinart would play prominent roles in determining playoff positioning but indeed we have arrived at such a point. When the 3-6 Philadelphia Eagles hit the field on Sunday night versus the […]
In light of Matt Schaub’s apparent season-ending foot injury, it’s time to get real and begin a flash-forward to the NFL playoffs.
Peyton Manning has started 208 consecutive games during his NFL career. It appears start 209 will not take place for quite some time. Following reports circulating on Sunday night that Peyton Manning would be re-evaluated and may need a second surgery as he continues his rehabilitation from offseason […]