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2019 NFL Draft Combine Schedule

The National Football League 2019 Draft Combine begins on Tuesday at Lucas Oil Stadium. The event runs through March 4th in Indianapolis, IN. Position groups are assigned to a specific day(s) where they will undergo a multitude of tests and interviews. It resembles a...

Five Prospects to Improve Stock at Combine

There is no doubt that teams make decisions on players thanks to their combine showings. Whether or not that is the correct way to approach the draft is another question, but it obviously happens. Look no further than John Ross a couple of years ago for proof. 

Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. still the subject of trade rumors

An annual rite of the NFL offseason are trade rumors involving Odell Beckham Jr. It seems the New York Giants wide receiver is always on the move. In the past week, FOX’s Jay Glazer predicted Beckham would be traded. His rationale is: “…the Giants have a...

Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim involved in fatal car accident

Syracuse men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man along an interstate highway late Wednesday night as he attempted to avoid hitting a disabled vehicle. Syracuse police said Jorge Jimenez, 51, was one of four passengers in a Dodge Charger that apparently lost...

Tag! You’re It: Understanding the Franchise Tag

Former offensive lineman Steve Hutchinson is one of the most notable players who received the Transition Tag. As a pending free agent, Seattle placed the Transition Tag on Hutchinson.

Giants could be featured on HBO’s Hard Knocks in 2019

The New York Giants have long avoided being featured on HBO’s Hard Knocks. This could come to an abrupt end in 2019. The NFL established guidelines for appearing on the reality sports documentary series. Teams are exempt from appearing if they have a first-year head...

Storytelling: How the Media Shapes NFL Narrative

There was a time, before the 24-hour news cycle, where the National Football League had a legitimate offseason. From March through the beginning of August, save for the draft, talk around the NFL diminished to the point of near silence. The introduction of modern...

Greg Schiano expected to be named new Patriots’ Defensive Coordinator

The New England Patriots are not a team that will rest on its laurels for long.   Per a league (NFL) source, the Patriots are expected to name Greg Schiano as their new defensive coordinator, within the next 24 hours. The Boston Globe’s Jim McBride...

Sixth Sense of Accomplishment: Patriots defeat Rams 13-3 to Win Super Bowl LIII

The date was February 3. The New England Patriots shared the gridiron with a Rams team that many felt to be superior to them. Leading up to the game, a prevailing national narrative seemed to indicate that New England quarterback Tom Brady just might...

Three Stats for Super Bowl LIII: Patriots vs. Rams

It usually takes a few days to kick in.  There’s a routine the players go through who have been to multiple Super Bowls, but as a Patriots fan, you get in a routine as well when your quarterback leads your team to their fourth...

New England Patriots Super Bowl 53 Preview: Defensive Strategy vs Los Angeles Rams

The New England Patriots are in Super Bowl 53 as the improbable run of head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady are going to their ninth Super Bowl since both arrived in New England in 2000. This is basically the third iteration of...

New England Patriots Super Bowl 53 Preview: Offensive Strategy vs Los Angeles Rams

Oct 29, 2018; Orchard Park, NY, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) passes the ball against the Buffalo Bills during the third quarter at New Era Field. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports
The New England Patriots are in Super Bowl 53 as the improbable run of head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady are going to their ninth Super Bowl since both arrived in New England in 2000. This is basically the third iteration of...

Andrew Whitworth’s Long Road to the Super Bowl

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Playing in the NFL to an advanced age is a difficult task. Notoriously, few players remain in the league even three years after signing their first contract. Only a handful of that group last until their 30th birthday - much fewer, say, their 35th....

Brady’s Quest for the ‘Next One’ Truly Defines his Legacy

American author and businessman Jim Rohn was once quoted as saying: ‘Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.” For all great athletes, dedication and discipline is an essential component of both achieving, and maintaining, long-term success. It is that drive that separates them...

Enemy Profile: Patriots set to battle Rams in Super Bowl LIII

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The matchup is set: The New England Patriots will take on the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII. It is a rematch of Super Bowl XXXVI, a game in which the Patriots were heavy underdogs against the famous “Greatest Show on Turf.” The...

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30 in 30: Oakland Athletics

Was 2018 a turning point for the Oakland Athletics (A’s)? After suffering through three straight seasons (2015-2017) with fifth place finishes in the American...

30 in 30: Atlanta Braves

  The Atlanta Braves ended their season with a 90-72 record and a division title. Their reward, an early exit handed to them by the...

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For the past 6 or 7 years, the Seattle Mariners have been in one of the worst positions a professional sports team could be...