Controversy usually sells and the NFL has had no shortage of that this season. However, the ratings aren’t what they used to be and that’s a function of a lot of reasons. Fans are losing faith in the league and the officials.
At this point we all saw the call or
The NFL is funny. Teams do try and win. Coaches and players try and win so it’s up to the GM to properly dismantle a team to tank for the upcoming draft. The Jets have done that and normally I’d say they have very little chance to win in this
Faven Liuget is married to Los Angeles Chargers defensive tackle Corey Liuget. Corey has been with the team since 2011. He married Faven in July and the two appear in the first episode. What they didn’t talk about was some of the fun items in their wedding registry. I found
The second season of WAGS Miami is about to bring heat big time. In the all-new supertease above, returning cast members Ashley Nicole Roberts (recently wed Falcons linebacker, Phil Wheeler), Claudia Sampedro (goes out with Panthers star, Julius Peppers), Hencha Voigt, Darnell Nicole, Metisha Schaefer and Astrid Bavaresco are
It’s nice to say you’re rebuilding. Fans like it. I would have been fine with it had that been the plan all along. It wasn’t. Jets GM, Mike Maccagnan spent money at the beginning of his tenure. A lot of it was bad money. The results were bad so the
The NFL draft is in Philadelphia and the event will be held outdoors. Many prospects are hoping they’re drafted in the first round. Some because of the status and some because of the money, but some will be happy that Thursday will be the coolest of the three days. If
When Bill Belichick won his 5th Super Bowl many proclaimed him the greatest head coach in NFL history. I wondered to myself, how does he stack up to Vince Lombardi, who I always thought was the best but has been largely forgotten in these conversations since it’s not sexy to
The very long National Football League season is now over. Now we all look ahead to “the ultimate game.” Hype, hoopla, histrionics and sometimes a great game is the result of all the activity.
The Super Bowl is America at its best and also America at its worst. American conspicuous consumption.
The best there ever is. The best there ever was. The best there ever will be.
Ask a New England Patriots fan who those sentences describe and the answer would be quick and obvious.
Tom Brady is their guy.
But is Brady the guy? The greatest quarterback in NFL history?
Not now. Not yet.
With the 2017 Super Bowl almost upon us, how it all began is recounted in chapter and verse in my WHEN IT WAS JUST A GAME: REMEMBERING THE FIRST SUPER BOWL, an oral history. Below follows just some of the fascinating things I learned.
Other rivals to the NFL through the