Football is finally back, as all 32 franchises underwent their first preseason games of the 2017-18 season this past weekend. While headlines have surfaced involving the suspension of Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot, buzz has also been surrounding the quarterback play of upcoming rookies. Here are the takeaways from each preseason matchup over the … Continue reading Preseason Takeaways: Week One Edition
With the Hall of Fame class of 2017 already presented, there aren't a whole lot of fans that are currently appreciating the unique talent before them. While veteran athletes have gone out and have overachieved on a weekly basis, some may earn the right to be considered for a golden jacket. Who will be considered … Continue reading Most Likely Active NFL HOF Candidates
Coming into the 2016-17 season, many fans expected the Denver Broncos to compete for the AFC West title, and also be considered a threat within the conference. On paper, the roster looked like it could win a handful of regular season games, but in reality, the Broncos failed to meet and surpass expectations, finishing the … Continue reading What to Expect From the Denver Broncos in 2017
According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Oakland Raiders and quarterback Derek Carr are close to finalizing a deal in which Carr will make roughly $25 million per season. While the details are still unofficial, this extension is all but signed already. Throughout the 2016-17 season, there was speculation that Carr would be the first … Continue reading Are the Raiders Overpaying Derek Carr?
According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo, Marshawn Lynch intends to join the Oakland Raiders on a one-year deal, pending a physical. While he technically was still under contract with the Seahawks, the two franchises agreed on a late-round 2018 draft pick, in exchange for Lynch's services. The deal will reportedly be worth … Continue reading Raiders, Seahawks Agree on Terms for Lynch
One of the hardest things to do in sports is making it to the highest level of their sport, respectively. The percentage of minor league ballplayers that make it to the Major Leagues is an abysmal 0.5%, while the amount of NCAA football players that make it to the NFL is just a slightly better … Continue reading Josh Booty: The Forgotten Two-Sport Athlete
The 2017 NFL Draft is only getting closer, and debatably the most controversial prospect coming into it is none other than Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon. After being caught on tape assaulting his then-girlfriend during his freshman year at Oklahoma, as well as also being previously accused of a similar assault case from his days … Continue reading Top NFL Franchise Fits For Joe Mixon