It’s the Year of Our Lord 2022 and NFL Playoff games are still being decided by coin tosses. What an absolute joke. Josh Allen doesn’t even get to touch the ball in overtime? How is that acceptable? Two teams play their hearts out for 60 minutes, and then the NFL says it’s all down to… Read More The NFL Overtime Rules Are Garbage
So are us fans: Monty McCutchen, the NBA’s vice president of referee development and training, said Tuesday afternoon that he’s pleased with the league’s progress toward eliminating foul calls on non-basketball moves. He added that his officials are still working to strike the right balance between not calling fouls on those non-basketball moves and missing… Read More NBA “Pleased” With New Rules on Non-Basketball Moves
Mike Florio and Chris Simms absolutely tee off on NFL refs in this video: The whole video is worth a watch because they’re right on the money with everything, but they bring up a great point in the beginning: the rules make it so that QBs can get cheap extra yards by running up the… Read More NFL Officiating is Ruining the Game
Through 4 games of the 2022 NBA season, James Harden has not been very good. He’s averaging 17.3 points per game on 36.4% field goal shooting despite averaging 25.1ppg and 44.4% field goal shooting over the course of his entire career. He’s also leading the league in missed shots and turnovers among qualified players–4.8 turnovers… Read More Is James Harden About to Fall Off Now That He Can’t Rely On the Whistle Anymore?
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?
The new rule in action. Sorry to pick on Steph Curry, but this is the clearest example we have at this early stage in the preseason: It’s about damn time. I’ve always said it should be an offensive foul to do that, but I’ll settle for a no-call. Glad the NBA finally addressed this. No… Read More “Not This Year.” First Look at New NBA Rules on Unnatural Motions, and It’s About Time
For years, the numbers NFL players can wear has been limited by the position they play. For instance, we all know wide receivers can only wear numbers in either the 80s, or 10-19. Back in the 1980s and before, running backs usually worse numbers in the 30s. Now most wear numbers in the 20s, but… Read More 🔥 NFL Rule Change Will Allow Single-Digit Numbers for Skill Players 🔥