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Recapping Week 15: AFC Playoff Picture Experiences Shake-up

December 18, 2012 • AFC, FeaturesComments (0)

Heading into this past weekend, the Baltimore Ravens had a perfect shot at proving they belong with the top dogs in the American Football Conference. Taking on Peyton Manning and the then-10-3 Denver Broncos, a banged up Baltimore defense seemed poised for the challenge. Needing a victory to clinch the AFC North title, Baltimore struggled [&hellip...

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Thanksgiving Day Recap: What Have we Learned?

November 24, 2012 • AFC, Events, Features, NFCComments (0)

Unfortunately I was unable to post a preview of the three Turkey day games (happy belated Thanksgiving, by the way!). But I happened to go 3-0 on the day in terms of picking the games, so that’s a positive––check out the “picks” tab if...

Week 11 Action Gives Out Mixed Signals

November 19, 2012 • AFC, Features, NFCComments (0)

I’m not so sure about everyone else, but I have had a hard time deciphering exactly what happened around the league yesterday. Records being set, feats being accomplished, players being hurt left and right, overtime games every where you look....

No Panic Button for Chargers: Slow Start in San Diego Follows Yearly Pattern

November 1, 2012 • AFC, FeaturesComments (0)

Just hours away from a Thursday night primetime match-up with AFC West rival Kansas City, the 2nd place San Diego Chargers (3-4) may find themselves in a must-win situation. At 1-6, the Chiefs are virtually out of playoff contention as we approach Week 9 in...

Classic Uniforms: Which Throwback Unis are the Best of the Best?

October 27, 2012 • AFC, Features, History, Lists, NFCComments (0)

Over the last couple of years we’ve seen more and more teams turn back the clock by bringing some of the franchise’s classic uniforms back out on to the field. So that begs the question: whose classic unis are the best of the best? I’ve...

The Wrath of the Coaches

September 26, 2012 • Drama, FeaturesComments (0)

After Week 3 of the NFL regular season, one thing is clear: the games are bordering on chaos under the officiating of replacement officials. The expected improvement as the weeks progressed has not happened. Instead, every week games are being poorly...

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...

The Age-less Holliday: A Look into Vonnie’s 14-year Career

August 24, 2012 • AFC, FeaturesComments (0)

While I was sitting in my apartment watching the Cardinals/Titans Week 3 preseason matchup last night, I made a very interesting discovery: Vonnie Holliday is still in the NFL. In the league since 1998, the 36-year old Holliday has played with the likes of...