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NFL Statement Regarding the Controversial End of Monday Night’s Game

September 25, 2012 • Drama, NFC, PhotosComments (0)

It’s all over the news, and not just ESPN and NFL Network. The National Football League and its replacement officials have hit rock bottom after the to last night’s Packers vs. Seahawks primetime game. Trailing 12-7, Seattle’s rookie quarterback Russell Wilson threw up a desperation hail mary as time expired, which appeared to be...

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Week 3 in Perspective: Plenty of Sunday Action Despite Threats to Replacement Officials

September 24, 2012 • AFC, NFC, RecapComments (0)

The replacement officials have continued to struggle to maintain a reasonable game pace and avoid making critical mistakes. Yesterday’s slate of games may have surpassed Week 2 in terms of butchered or missed calls. Despite being warned by the National...

Thursday Night Fun: Defending Champs Visit Newton’s Panthers

September 20, 2012 • Events, NFC, PreviewComments (0)

I must admit, it’s really nice having Thursday night games throughout the season. Seems to make the week pass by quicker. Week 3 kicks off tonight with the defending champion New York Giants visiting the 1-1 Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium....

Thursday Night Football: League’s Most-Storied Rivalry Renewed

September 13, 2012 • Events, NFC, PreviewComments (0)

Yet another first for the 2012 NFL season tonight, as tonight marks the first Thursday Night Football matchup of the season. And it’s only Week 2. One of the great moves, in my opinion, for this season is the fact that primetime Thursday football takes...

Key to Eagles Success: Less Vick, More McCoy

September 12, 2012 • Features, NFCComments (0)

Week 1 nearly turned disastrous for the Philadelphia Eagles, who narrowly escaped with a victory. Leading 10-3 at the half, Philadelphia blew the lead by surrendering 13 unanswered points in the third and fourth quarters. It wasn’t until quarterback...

Sunday Recap: RGIII Leads Long List of Impressive Performances

September 10, 2012 • AFC, Drama, NFC, RecapComments (0)

When the Washington Redskins gave up three draft picks (first rounders in 2013 and 2014 and second rounder in 2012) just to move up four slots and select Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III with the No. 2 overall pick, I was very skeptic. Throughout the...

Last-Minute Preview (4 of 4): Postseason Seedings and Predictions

September 9, 2012 • AFC, NFC, Predictions, PreviewComments (1)

You’ve been waiting long enough. With the first full Sunday of action beginning tomorrow, I thought it was finally time to complete my four-part “Last-Minute Preview” series. Here they are, my 2012 postseason seedings and playoff picks.  ...

Last-Minute Preview (3 of 4): Regular Season Awards

September 9, 2012 • AFC, NFC, Predictions, PreviewComments (0)

Who will be the big surprise this season? Can Aaron Rodgers or Tom Brady capture another MVP award? How about the rookies, will RGIII and Andrew Luck live up to the hype while taking over teams with disastrous 2011 campaigns? Well, here’s the answer to...

Last-Minute Preview (2 of 4): NFC Division-by-Division Outlook

September 6, 2012 • NFC, Predictions, PreviewComments (0)

Here’s preview article No. 2 of four: The NFC side of things. The season officially kicked off last night with the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants opening up NFC East division play. Here’s how the rest of the NFC East will play out…oh and...

Season Opener is here: Cowboys vs. Giants Preview

September 5, 2012 • NFC, PreviewComments (0)

The day we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived, the 2012 NFL season opener. The defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants will host its fierce NFC East rivals in the Dallas Cowboys. Perfect matchup to kick the season off with. Yes, I know I...