Ed Hochuli Officiating AFC Championship Bodes Well for Broncos

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Earlier this week, it was reported that Ed Hochuli will be the head official for the AFC Championship this Sunday, and the news should have John Elway licking his chops. Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald shed some light on why this could end up being a nightmare scenario for New ...

Major League Soccer needs to jump into St. Louis NFL void

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

One man's trash is another man's treasure -- just ask my couch. In fact, ask every couch I've ever owned. So while St. Louis may be junk to Missouri native Stan Kroenke, the National Football League and plenty of other human beings, there is one man that should be salivating at ...

Trent Baalke won’t hire coach who ‘threatens’ his power

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Trent Baalke is an absolute disaster as a general manager. That is the consensus around the NFL after the San Francisco 49ers were thought to have this offseason's hot coaching candidate in the bag and somehow lost him. Multiple outlets reported that Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson was theirs to ...

LeBron’s marketing team drops free-falling Manziel

Friday, January 8th, 2016

At this point, one might wonder if a kitchen pot full of firecrackers placed at the foot of his bed would provide a sufficient wake-up call for Johnny Manziel. But if there's anyone capable of getting the wayward QB's crap together, LeBron James seems like a pretty good candidate. Johnny Football ...

Browns will interview Matt Patricia for head coaching position

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Matt Patricia may be the next in a long line of former Bill Belichick assistants to get a shot at running his own team. Reports claim the New England Patriots have granted the Browns permission to interview their defensive coordinator for Cleveland's head coaching vacancy. The 41-year-old Patricia - who you ...

Bengals are NFL’s biggest loser in Week 17

Monday, January 4th, 2016

Conventional wisdom dictates that no one in the NFL had a worse Sunday than the New York Jets, who merely needed a win in Buffalo to clinch a spot in the AFC playoffs. They were the only team facing a cut-and-dried "win and get in" scenario, and they blew it ...

Peyton Manning HGH charges shouldn’t be shocking

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

Fandom is continuing its unbeaten streak as an incubator of willful naivete as acolytes of Peyton Manning find a report that links the quarterback to use of human growth hormone to somehow be inconceivable, either because he does or has played for their favorite team, or because he seems like ...

Carolina Panthers still have tough road to perfection

Monday, December 21st, 2015

After Carolina eked out a dramatic 38-35 win at New York on Sunday, the national media finally seems to be buying into the concept that the Panthers are good enough to run the table after spending the first half of the season speculating that the Patriots were the team with ...