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Talking about college and professional football daily. Chances are we hate your team.

Garrison Spangler8 months ago
Steel Kicking
Sunday’s 41-17 home win over the Atlanta Falcons was huge for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Tomlin and Roethlisberger passed Chuck Noll and Terry Bradshaw for most all-time wins as a Head Coach-QB Tandem i...
Aaron Tobin-Hess8 months ago
NFL Week 5 Picks Against the Spread
NFL Week 5 As I write this (Sunday morning, October 7), the Giants are basically done after looking like crap at home against the Saints in week 4. Eli looked like crap again and it will probably be a...
Alex Kemp8 months ago
NFL Predictions: Week 5
As we move into week five, teams are now thinking about ways in which to change their approach, especially those that have so far failed to have much success. But before we get to that, let’s have a q...
Garrison Spangler8 months ago
Melted Steel
When you hear Pittsburgh Steelers, you think defense, championships, and in your face football. That has seemed to go out the window. The Steelers are now 1-2-1 after a tough sunday night loss to the ...
Best Tips for Quarterbacks
While every member of a football team is vital to its success, quarterbacks have a uniquely important role in the offensive lineup. They control where the ball goes and are thusly the focus of just ab...
Aaron Tobin-Hess9 months ago
For the Love of the Game: Fantasy Football and Other Soul Crushing Reasons to Keep Watching the NFL
So it's already week 4 of the NFL season. Can't believe we are a month in already. My feelings on the NFL as a whole are very mixed; it's entertaining yet the level of play is poor, the coaching has b...
Aaron Tobin-Hess9 months ago
For the Love of the Game: 'I Am Sad'... and Other Thoughts on the Giants' 2018 Season So Far
I am a fan of the New York Giants and I am sad; I am sad that this season has not started out the way I thought and it looks like it's already over for the Giants before it even got started. I bought ...
Tim Kohut9 months ago
Should Tony Romo Return to the Cowboys?
We’re three weeks into the current NFL season, and for the majority of Dallas Cowboys fans, it’s fairly easy to summarize the opening portion of their favorite team’s 2018-19 campaign—difficult to wat...
Alex Kemp9 months ago
NFL Predictions: Week 4
As we come to week 4, things are taking shape very nicely in this years NFL, bar a few surprises. But before we get to the predictions this week, it's time, as always, to look at the predictions from ...
Logan M. Snyder9 months ago
Roughing the Passer
Roughing the passer is when typically when the defender continues to hit the quarterback after the quarterback has released the ball. Through the first three weeks of the season there has been 34 roug...
Bryson Lowry9 months ago
Eight Week 3 Wide Receivers to Draft in DraftKings
You hopefully made good money last week if you went with Adam Thielen, Ty Hilton, Golden Tate, JuJu or Allen Robinson; however, Odell, Demaryius Thomas, and Ted Ginn Jr all flopped while Julio Jones, ...
Word Slinger9 months ago
The G.O.A.T.
This was written a week before Tom Brady and the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl...AGAIN! Let me start by saying I hate Tom Brady and I hate the New England Patriots. Ok, hate is a strong word...
David Wyld9 months ago
Wide Right, Wide Left: How We Handle Adversity Matters
There is so very much information and advice about how to do just about everything in modern life that we often overlook valuable life lessons that are right in front of us. Sometimes, these come from the most unexpected of places. And yes, sometimes they even come from seeing someone have the worst day of their life on your big screen television! And such was the case with the plight of the poor Cleveland Browns—winless now for over two seasons—and their now-former kicker, Zane Gonzalez. In an ...
Alex Kemp9 months ago
NFL Predictions: Week 3
As we move at a fast pace into week 3 of the NFL, teams are trying hard now to be more consistent, and to really set themselves up as contenders. But before we move into the predictions, let's have a ...
Bryson Lowry9 months ago
Five Week 3 Running Backs to Draft in DraftKings
If you followed the blog last week, you hopefully made good money betting on Saquon Barkley and James Conner and avoiding Dalvin Cook and Kareem Hunt. This is a new week, though, and that means a whol...
Bryson Lowry9 months ago
Three Week 3 Quarterbacks to Draft in DraftKings
You probably made good money last week if you went with Drew Brees or Jared Goff and avoided Tom Brady; however, Tyrod Taylor was also a flop. Sorry about that one, but early season returns on adjustm...
Logan M. Snyder9 months ago
Josh Gordon Traded to Patriots
On September 17, the Cleveland Browns agreed to a trade that sends wide receiver Josh Gordon to the New England Patriots for what will essentially be a fifth round draft pick. On paper, this is a huge...
Logan M. Snyder9 months ago
A Buffalo Size Mistake
April 26, 2018, with the seventh pick in the NFL draft the Buffalo Bills selected Josh Allen, a quarterback out of Wyoming. This wasn't the mistake the headline refers to. I would never call a player ...