A lot is expected of a top-10 draft pick, no matter their position. See who will do what once the season kicks off.
In the past, it wouldn’t take much to get a battle started. An upstart player would play impressively in training camp while a veteran would report out of shape.Today’s players condition all year long and get familiar with the team’s plays and gameplan at mini-camp and OTAs. However, there are still a number of battles around the NFL that are worth watching.
Those who like Tebow point to his group of characteristics that are often referred to as intangibles. However, he can’t throw the ball accurately. That’s a requirement of the job.
Top rookie quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III are off to impressive starts in their promising careers.
Chris Kreider has fit immediately into the demands of the NHL playoffs and is turning heads around the NHL.
Tebowmania, huh? Looks like that era may be over in Denver. According to CBSSports.com, the Broncos are close to signing all-time great Peyton Manning to be their quarterback.
Manning will become a free agent — and, if healthy, certainly will draw interest from other teams. Like the Jets, perhaps?
If you’re keeping score at home, the Super Bowl-winning list reads: Tom Brady with three, little brother Eli Manning with two and big brother Peyton Manning with one. And the only way that Peyton has a chance to win another Super Bowl is to leave Indianapolis.
Griffin and Luck both skipped Sunday’s throwing drills as planned, opting instead to do that with familiar receivers in a familiar environment during Pro Day workouts.
When the bowl schedule came out I immediately marked January 2nd on my calendar. Does that make me a loser? Probably. But the fact remains that this is by far the single best day of the bowl season.
Robert Griffin III beat out preseason favorite Andrew Luck for the Heisman Trophy, dazzling voters with his ability to throw, run and lead Big 12 doormat Baylor
Back in early September, Andrew Luck was considered the heavy favorite—but the trophy is won on the field.
The SEC Championship game is the granddaddy of all conference title games. LSU-Georgia sounds great on paper and I’m sure it’ll be competitive (for at least the first half). But there’s no denying a layer of drama has been taken off this matchup.
Casey Keefe breaks down this week’s major college football match-ups, including USC vs. Oregon, and takes a look at the Heisman race.
With all due respect to Syracuse-Louisville, Oklahoma-Kansas State is the best and most intriguing game of the weekend.