Since 1969, 7 running backs have been drafted #1 overall. As of this moment, Penn St. RB Saquon Barkley has the chance to be the 8th. Only time will tell if that does happen, but the stigma around RBs and drafting them high (much less #1) isn’t a conversation that just started. Let’s hop back… Read More Ki-Jana Carter was the last RB to be drafted #1 overall back in 1995. Unfortunately….
I get the Sashi Brown love (tons of cap space, draft picks), but there's little reason to think the #Browns were going to execute an actual plan. There's a difference between hoarding assets and actually turning them into something — Matt Verderame (@MattVerderame) March 10, 2018 Upon his hiring in late December 2017, John Dorsey… Read More Sashi Brown had a vision but he didn’t get a chance to see it through. He didn’t go 1-31 but he did lose a power struggle
“Ain’t no fun when the rabbit got the gun” is just passive aggressive way of saying “Now YOU have to deal with that shit. How does it feel?”. Contract disputes are common in football but what’s being disputed specifically within the contract always varies. It never bothers me when players in the NFL make a… Read More I want to see Le’Veon Bell get paid…even if it’s not with the Steelers
The Chuck Noll coached Pittsburgh Steelers won their first Super Bowl following the 1974 season with a 16-6 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. It was the first of four Super Bowls they would win throughout the 1970’s. Despite finishing first in the AFC Central with a 10-3-1 record, there was a QB controversy that season… Read More Joe Gilliam becomes the first black quarterback to start for the Pittsburgh Steelers
The AFC is top heavy once again. The AFC playoffs are pretty much set with the Patriots, Steeelers and Chiefs with firm holds on their division. The AFC South is now a two team race between the Titans and Jaguars and one of those teams will also get a wild card spot. The 6th seed… Read More No fucking surprise, the NFC is once again flat out better than the AFC
Top 5 Week 3 Games Atlanta Falcons @ Detroit Lions Seattle Seahawks @ Tennessee Titans Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Minnesota Vikings Kansas City Chiefs @ Los Angeles Chargers New Orleans Saints @ Carolina Panthers I would love to believe that the Thursday Night Football Game gave us a glimpse of what Sunday could be. But… Read More NFL Week 3 Preview, Picks, Odds and Power Rankings
It’s not that I don’t like your quarterback, I just don’t like you. Yes, your quarterback isn’t where you like him ranked and that because I wanted to fuck with you. Just kidding, but this list is just opinions. No personal vendetta’s and all fandom was set aside. The list this year was shortened because… Read More The official 2017 On The 50 Yard Line Quarterback Rankings
The NFL has long been a what have you done for me lately league. But when ranking the athletes by position, it's good to keep in mind what they have been doing the last few seasons. This list combines the top wide receivers and tight ends in the NFL. Even though this list includes 4… Read More Top 15 Pass Catchers (Non-RB)
Playmaker (n): In sports, someone with the preternatural ability to influence the outcome of a game by making incredible plays In football, playmakers are the guys that consistently rip off huge chunk plays and find themselves in the endzone. Playmakers are guys that get that timely strip sack or come up with that crucial interception at the most pivotal… Read More 2017 Top 10 Playmakers in the NFL
I’m not sure the last time we headed into the last week of the NFL season and didn’t have a clear favorite for MVP. The main reason there isn’t a clear favorite is because of Tom Brady’s FOUR game suspension. But there are no “what ifs” in sports. So let’s rank the top contenders: Aaron… Read More With one week left in the NFL season, who are the top contenders for the NFL MVP?