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Colts’ Punter Pat McAfee: Best Retirement Announcement Ever?

February 2, 2017 • AFC, AFC South, Breaking News, Front Page, Indianapolis ColtsComments (0)

I think tonight may mark the first time a professional football player has ever announced his retirement on Comedy Central. Indianapolis Colts’ long-time punter Pat McAfee has had an unusual NFL career, which perhaps is why it’s only fitting he has an unusual retirement announcement. The 29-year old made an appearance on Barstool Sports’...

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AFC Conference Championship: Steelers at Patriots

January 22, 2017 • AFC, AFC East, AFC North, Front Page, New England Patriots, NFL Playoffs, Pittsburgh Steelers, Predictions, PreviewComments (0)

Championship Sunday is here, meaning just three more games left in the 2016-17 NFL season (excluding next weekend’s Pro Bowl). At 6:40 P.M. (ET), the second of two Conference Championship games will kick off in Foxboro, as the Steelers look to upset the...

Colts Fire GM Ryan Grigson After Five Seasons

January 21, 2017 • AFC, AFC South, Breaking News, Front Page, Indianapolis ColtsComments (0)

After five seasons at the helm of the franchise, Indianapolis Colts’ owner Jim Irsay has reportedly fired General Manager Ryan Grigson. While it’s odd timing, considering it’s near the end of January and Indianapolis could have already had a...

AFC Divisional Round Preview: Steelers at Chiefs

January 15, 2017 • AFC, AFC North, AFC West, Front Page, Kansas City Chiefs, NFL Playoffs, Pittsburgh Steelers, Predictions, PreviewComments (0)

The best part of January: playoff football. Due to a forecasted storm in the Kansas City area, the league decided a few days ago to push today’s Steelers at Chiefs match-up (originally schedule for 1:05 P.M. ET) back to 8:20 P.M. ET. Pittsburgh, led by...

Has Houston’s Vince Wilfork Played his Last NFL Game?

January 15, 2017 • AFC, AFC East, AFC South, Front Page, Houston Texans, New England PatriotsComments (0)

Houston’s defense played solid football in the team’s Divisional Round loss to Tom Brady and the Patriots last night. A 9-7 season and a Wild Card playoff victory is a decent outing for a team playing the entire season without its best player...

Sunday’s Steelers/Chiefs Game moved back to 8:20 p.m.

January 13, 2017 • AFC, AFC North, AFC West, Breaking News, Front Page, Kansas City Chiefs, Pittsburgh SteelersComments (0)

NFL STATEMENT Due to public safety concerns in light of the forecasted storm this weekend in the Kansas City area, Sunday’s Steelers-Chiefs Divisional Playoff game on NBC has been moved to 8:20 p.m. ET. Moving the game from the original 1:05 p.m. ET start...

AFC Wild Card Preview: Miami Dolphins at Pittsburgh Steelers

January 8, 2017 • AFC, AFC East, AFC North, Front Page, Miami Dolphins, Pittsburgh SteelersComments (0)

The best part of January: playoff football. Wild Card weekend is here. In Sunday afternoon’s first Wild Card match-up, the No. 3 Pittsburgh Steelers play host to the No. 6 Miami Dolphins. How Miami can win… Miami has won three out of its last four...

Houston’s Clowney Plays Lights-out in Playoff Win

January 8, 2017 • AFC, AFC South, Features, Front Page, Houston Texans, NFL PlayoffsComments (0)

With J.J. Watt sidelined all season, the Houston Texans desperately needed former No. 1 overall draft pick Jadeveon Clowney to step up and be the play-maker he has the potential to be. And thats exactly what the 23-year old did. In his third NFL season, the...

AFC Wild Card Preview: Oakland Raiders at Houston Texans

January 7, 2017 • AFC, AFC South, AFC West, Front Page, Houston Texans, Oakland Raiders, PreviewComments (0)

The best part of January: playoff football. Wild Card weekend is here. The No. 5 Oakland Raiders, who were just about to wrap up the No. 2 seed in the playoffs before losing starting quarterback Derek Carr for the season, will travel to Houston to take on the...

Chargers: Antonio Gates Reels in Touchdown No. 110

December 24, 2016 • AFC, AFC West, Features, Front Page, History, San Diego ChargersComments (0)

At 36 years old, long-time San Diego Chargers’ tight end Antonio Gates is still making plays. Early on in the Bolts’ Week 16 match-up with Cleveland this afternoon, Gates reeled in a goal-line touchdown toss from veteran quarterback Philip Rivers...