If the Packers want to keep their fading playoff hopes alive, they’ll have to steal a win from the Patriots, a team that’s playing better than anyone else in the league.
The Washington Redskins love nothing more than to play the spoiler. Can they pull off the upset…and incite panic in Green Bay?
NFL reporters spent portions of Wednesday on conference calls with ESPN’s Mel Kiper, Mike Lombardi of the NFL Network/National Football Post, NFL.com’s Gil Brandt, and Pro Football Weekly’s Nolan Nawrocki. While I abhor the huckster nature of the “draft expert” industry, and tried to avoid it wherever possible in the links below, it dominated the [...]
This morning’s spin around the NFL. Mike Garafolo of the Newark Star-Ledger ties up some loose ends around the New York Giants. Alabama cornerback Javier Arenas visited the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday. Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb was introduced to the D.C. media yesterday. Dallas Cowboys restricted free agent defensive end Marcus Spears signed his [...]
I had only planned on doing a little preview, since I’m not generally a betting woman. However. Now that Aaron’s given you his picks, I can’t let him completely take over my turf without chiming in myself, now can I?
Apologies for the lag time. Work + life + inability to visit an NFL page without reading about how great Warner was against Green Bay = Holly took some time off from football. After watching the weekend’s games, however, I’m left with a few lingering thoughts: 1. The Cowboys-Vikings game reminded me at points of [...]
Before anything else, I just want to say thank you. Thank you for reading, for giving me feedback, and for letting me geek out on football stats without pointing and laughing (overtly, anyway). It’s been a treat.
Everyone does it…staring out of your car window as you pass a particularly nasty accident on the highway. You hope that the drivers are OK, of course, but you also want to get an eyeful so that, when you finally get to where you’re going, you can say, “You’ll never guess what I saw today.” [...]
When I was in Cleveland last week, my sister and I agreed that one of the best things about football is the physicality of the game. There’s just nothing quite like the sound of pads colliding, that pop that rings out as a player tries to impose his will on an opponent. No one can [...]
Just finished reading this article in the NYTimes about the NFL being concerned about practice facilities like the one that collapsed in Dallas as well as the likelihood of having a Superbowl in London England.
It started with this Ad Age post May 1st by Rich Thomaselli stating The disgraced one-time NFL superstar serving prison time for funding an illegal dog-fighting ring is primed to do public-service ads for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals upon his release later this month. According to three people with knowledge of the [...]