Yesterday, while watching RedZone, as the Cowboys and Patriots became the second game to go to OT on the day, I remember Scotty Hanson saying something about all the overtime games we’ve seen thus far in the 2021 season. I don’t exactly remember what the stat he brought up was, but the point was that… Read More Why Are There So Many NFL Games Going to Overtime?
As you all know Josh Gordon, 1x Pro-Bowler and 1x First Team All-Pro, was reinstated yesterday. In this post I’ll be making the case for why he still has has a chance to be a star in the NFL. Gordon’s Career so Far The controversial wideout from Utah was the only player selected in the… Read More Making the Case: Why Josh Gordon Can Still Play
As I begin writing this on the evening of Sunday, August 22, 2021, we are now completing our final weekend of the year without football. I know NFL pre-season and Hard Knocks have already started, but that doesn’t really count for me. I’m talking about real, regular season football games. College Football Week 0 begins… Read More 2021 FTP Fantasy Football Draft Guide: Players I Love & Strategy to WIN Your LEAGUE
So it looks like we read the signs correctly from Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams’ matching Instagram stories: they’re going to be back with the Packers for the 2021 season, but then probably gone after that. Adam Schefter reports Rodgers and Green Bay are close to a deal that would void the 2023 year in… Read More “Last Dance” in Green Bay Confirmed: Rodgers Near Deal to Return to Packers, But Only for This Season
The road team finally won a game in this series. Both teams’ Big Threes finally all had great games together. And the Bucks took a 3-2 lead by a score of 123-119, giving themselves the chance to close this thing out and bring home Milwaukee’s first NBA title since 1971. After being the scapegoat for… Read More Holiday’s Rip Seals Huge Game 5 Win, 3-2 Series Lead for Milwaukee
You knew Phoenix wasn’t getting their doors blown off again. You knew it would be closer than Game 3 was. You knew Devin Booker would be better. But the Bucks still managed to get it done in Game 4 in Milwaukee, protecting home court, and tying up the 2021 NBA Finals 2-2, with a final… Read More Bucks Even Finals in Thrilling Game 4
It’s about damn time. I can’t stand watching a go up for a three then lean into the defender to try and draw contact, and still get the call: When you shoot a jump shot, you are entitled to your vertical space based on where you take off from, and you should not be able… Read More NBA to Re-Examine Rules On “Unnatural Motions” by Jump Shooters to Intentionally Draw Fouls; PLUS, All-Defense Team Announced
Harden has been out since game 1 with a hamstring injury. Kyrie just went down with an ankle injury in the second quarter of last night’s game. Now the series is tied 2-2 and it looks as if it’ll be KD and Blake Griffin vs. the Bucks. If both Kyrie and Harden are out for… Read More Kyrie’s Injury Changes Everything
I don’t do mock drafts, because after the top 6-7 picks it’s basically a crapshoot. Nor do I do “draft grades”, and this is because I think the idea is fundamentally stupid. You’re grading teams on their picks before their picks have even taken a snap in so much as an NFL offseason rookie minicamp?… Read More Who Had the Best Draft?
He weighed in at 166lbs and measured at 6’ even. Previously he’d be listed around 175 and even that teams thought was too small. Now that we have official word that he’s 166, it has people wondering if he’s just too small to be an effective NFL receiver. I’m sure he’s sliding down draft board… Read More 🚩 Is DeVonta Smith’s Weight a Red Flag?