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Joe Flacco’s New Contract: Could this Lead to a Mega-Deal for Rodgers?

March 4, 2013 • AFC, Features, Free AgencyComments (0)

If there’s one thing we’ve learned from Joe Flacco’s new contract, it’s that in order to get a big-time payday all you gotta do is say you’re ‘the best.’ Friday afternoon the Baltimore Ravens and Super Bowl-winning quarterback Joe Flacco agreed on a new, six-year contract which is reportedly worth $120.6 million....

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Free Agency Part 1: Top Offensive Free Agents by Position

March 1, 2013 • Features, Free AgencyComments (0)

The new league year begins on March 12, meaning we’re right around the corner from the free agency period. Unlike this year’s draft, there are plenty of options on offense (and defense as well), for teams looking to make quick improvements heading...

Smith to Chiefs: Reaction to Kansas City’s Acquisition of Alex Smith

March 1, 2013 • Breaking News, FeaturesComments (0)

The biggest news thus far in the 2013 NFL off-season has nothing to do with contract negotiations, franchise tags and college prospects at the Combine. No, instead it’s all about the first major trade of the 2013 season: Alex Smith to the Kansas City...

NFL Combine: The 40-yard Dash is Overrated

February 26, 2013 • Features, NFL DraftComments (0)

The 2013 NFL Combine in Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium is in the books (thank goodness). The annual four-day event brings together the top college prospects for the NFL draft––which is set to begin on Thursday April 25 this year––and gives...

Why Kurt Warner’s Canton Enshrinement May Come Down to Just Two Games

February 21, 2013 • Features, HistoryComments (0)

As I’m re-watching A Football Life: Kurt Warner, an hour long NFL Network documentary on the career of Super Bowl champion quarterback Kurt Warner, I’ve decided to open the debate a couple of years early: is Kurt Warner Hall of Fame-bound? Trust...

The Hitman: The Destructive Career of Bernard Pollard

February 14, 2013 • AFC, FeaturesComments (1)

Bernard “The Hitman” Pollard (his nickname will catch on soon enough) is now a Super Bowl champion after his Baltimore Ravens defeated the Niners. But I think it’s safe to say that that isn’t the way Pollard will be remembered. Rather,...

Hall of Fame Class of 2013: Seven More Set to be Enshrined in August

February 3, 2013 • Breaking News, Features, ListsComments (0)

Before I get down to my Super Bowl prediction for tonight’s big game, I thought I’d take the time to honor the five modern-era and two senior candidates who were elected to join the Hall of Fame in August 2013. Of the 17 finalists, only seven were...

Note to Commissioner Goodell: Keep the Pro Bowl

January 29, 2013 • AFC, Features, NFC, PhotosComments (0)

We’re two days past the 2013 Pro Bowl, and the Super Bowl hoopla has taken full effect in New Orleans and all over every major sports network. But I still feel the need to address this past season’s Pro Bowl. Then, and only then, can we get on to...

Detroit Lions: What does the Jahvid Best Concussion Issue Mean for Schwartz’s Offense?

January 26, 2013 • Features, NFCComments (0)

It’s been brought to the attention in Detroit that running back Jahvid Best may have already played his final down in the National Football League. After suffering his fourth concussion since his senior year at Cal earlier in the season, Best, 23, has...

16 Bold Predictions for NFL Divisional Round Weekend

January 12, 2013 • AFC, Features, NFCComments (0)

We’ve already discussed our predictions for today’s two Divisional round games between Baltimore and Denver, and Green Bay and San Francisco. But, we have yet to discuss the possible happenings during the weekend’s four games. Will Ray Rice...