Rookie quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III have what it takes to succeed in the NFL.
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.
Too often we hear of someone with daddy issues who uses a tough puberty to preclude them from trying. Curtis Martin is not only what’s good about football, but what’s good about sports, about men, about mankind.
Eli Manning was hoping to send the Giants to their third straight late comeback — and fourth win in a row. Instead, Pete Carroll and his team of relative unknowns found a way to make plays when it counted.
It really wasn’t until Woody Johnson hired Rex Ryan as head coach of the Jets that I began to stop playing devil’s advocate and looking at every glass as half empty. And nights like Sunday night are precisely the reason why.
The Bears’ 35-24 dismantling of overmatched Seattle on Sunday sets up the biggest game in their 90-year series with the Packers. Chicago and Green Bay will play for the 182nd time next Sunday, but their first meeting for the NFC title.
Talk about a role-reversal. For the first time in recent memory, the Giants (5-2) are going into a game well-rested and with a very short injury report while their opponent’s list of injuries could fill up a phone directory.
Seattle Seahawks kick returner Leon Washington joined Joe & Evan Friday to preview Sunday’s game against the New York Giants.
If the New York Giants are going to add to their knockout list of quarterbacks, it won’t be Seattle’s Matt Hasselbeck.
Whatever the root cause, Seattle has become known for owning arguably the loudest venue in the NFL. Need a testimonial? Just ask this week’s opponent, the New York Giants.
Coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider spent their first seven months in charge of the Seattle Seahawks shuffling around players. And now they’re back again making all kinds of changes.
Former San Francisco first-round pick Kentwan Balmer is expected to take Red Bryant’s place beginning with this Sunday’s game against the New York Giants.
Being humbled by Oakland in a 33-3 rout was one thing for Seattle. But Pete Carroll’s crew also left significantly beat up.
The Jets are 5-1 and have the best record in the NFL. I know that may be hard for some people to believe, but it’s true.
Can you smell it? Take a deep breath. Yes, there it is. No, not the Mets annual swoon. No, no, no not the Jets look-at-me braggadocio. It’s the latest college football scandal(s). You have a […]