Keidel: Ravens, Steelers Have Healthy Respect For Each OtherThe Ravens and Steelers meet each other this Sunday night, once again with playoff implications in the AFC.
Q&A With Mike Francesa Part 2: Memorable Interviews, Mad Dog Years, MoreThe second half of Jason Keidel's two-part interview with Mike Francesa touches on his groundbreaking career, who some of his best guests were, what went wrong with one guest, what went wrong with his legendary wingman and how he feels about his biggest media critic.
Keidel: There's A Lot To Like About Boone, But Does He Have What It Takes?Maybe the Yankees are smarter than the rest of us. Maybe it's all about coddling young egos, playing a paternal role, more than that of the boss. It's about relationships, mentorships and, of course, analytics.
Q&A With Mike Francesa Part 1: 'I'll Miss All Of It'WFAN.com's Jason Keidel sat down with Mike Francesa for a one-on-one interview before the sports talk pioneer leaves WFAN on Dec 15.
Keidel: Amazing How Precipitous Fall Was For McAdoo, GiantsEqual parts turmoil and toxic, McAdoo turned an 11-5 club into a lazy, mutinous bunch that all but boycotted the season on the head coach. McAdoo looked bewildered or befuddled, sounded lost and coached lost.
Keidel: Case Keenum Leading Vikings To Top Seed In NFCIt may come as a surprise to some, but journeyman quarterback Case Keenum has led the Minnesota Vikings to a 10-2 record and the NFC's No. 1 spot through three quarters of the season.
Keidel: Jets May Not Be Great, But They Deserve Your RespectWith little to prove and less to play for, the Jets plodded and then plowed their way back to eventually win a game on Sunday not many thought was possible, given how it started.
Keidel: NFC South Is Back On TopThe Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints play for NFC South lead, as the Atlanta Falcons climb back into the playoff picture.
Keidel: Sorry, There's No Logical Explanation For Benching Manning For SmithYou don't bench the man who made you relevant for the last 13 seasons, is chiefly responsible for half your Lombardi Trophies and has started 210 straight games, the second-longest streak in NFL history. You don't spit in the face of your franchise.
Keidel: Jets Should Bring Back Overachievers Bowles, McCown In 2018Indeed, you could argue both coached and played well above the subterranean expectations we placed on the Jets this season. And you have to be at least slightly impressed by both.
Keidel: Are Eagles This Good, Or Bears This Bad?These days it's much better to be Carson Wentz and the Philadelphia Eagles than Mitch Trubisky and the Chicago Bears.
Keidel: Surging Steelers Still Lucky To Not Face RodgersThe Pittsburgh Steelers and their fans have to be ecstatic to face a Green Bay Packers team without Aaron Rodgers.