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….
So I was scrolling the timeline and came across this tweet here Rodgers-Brady SB is just like a Bron-Kobe Finals Matchup It’s just not meant to happen. — Prime (@DVontel) August 4, 2016 And this is all facts. The 2014 NFL Season should’ve ended with a Patriots-Packers Super Bowl, but instead, the Packers tricked off a… Read More Five Wide: 2016-2017 Dream Super Bowl LI Matchups
The best teams in the NFL fight through adversity and make the necessary plays to win games. The Cincinnati Bengals were down 24-7 against the Seahawks at the start of the 4th quarter but the Bengals stormed back, scoring 20 straight points en route to an overtime win. “We never flinched. Our confidence is through the… Read More Monday Morning Gunslinger: Andy Dalton Leads The Bengals to 5-0 After OT Win Against Seahawks
Passing Yards: Andrew Luck (Indianapolis Colts) Others In Contention: Ben Roethlisberger (PIT), Aaron Rodgers (GB) Carson Palmer (ARI) Passing Touchdowns: Andrew Luck (Indianapolis Colts) Others In Contention: Aaron Rodgers (GB), Ben Roethlisberger (PIT), Peyton Manning (DEN) Passer Rating: Teddy Bridgewater (Minnesota Vikings) Others In Contention: Russell Wilson (SEA), Aaron Rodgers (GB), Drew Brees (NO) Rushing… Read More 2015 NFL Preview: Stats Leaders & Awards Predictions
January 6, 1991.
Cincinnati secured it’s most lopsided playoff victory in franchise history, defeating the Houston Oilers 41-14 in the Wild Card round of the 1990 NFL Playoffs. The Bengals have gone 0-7 since that day, including 0-6 under Marvin Lewis (I’ll get back to him in a second). And quite frankly they haven’t looked very impressive in any of those outings either, especially in recent years.… Read More The Cincinnati Bengals Are Stuck In Football Purgatory
Many times in college you’ll hear the discussion about who is “Quarterback U”. Teams like Stanford, Southern California and Purdue among others are known for putting starting QBs in the NFL and many are able to maintain that success they had in college (whether it be small or large) and become serviceable in the NFL.… Read More Ranking the AFC Franchise’s With The Best Starting Quarterbacks ALL TIME
It’s certain teams in the NFL that fans collectively assume it just isn’t meant for them to prosper. To be snakebit is to have some amazingly awful luck. Let’s a look at some of the NFL franchises with bad luck (over the Super Bowl era). Cincinnati Bengals Zero Super Bowl Titles (Last Appearance 1988) Two… Read More Snakebit NFL Franchises: Cincinnati Bengals