Have the Vikings over paid for Kirk D. Cousins? (the D. courtesy of The Dan Patrick Show) The chart below depicts the average of the first 3 seasons AS A STARTER for these quarterbacks that the Vikings fans wished they had, grateful that they had, and just to remind them of what’s always out there….Christian Ponder.
Bill Bergey Bill Bergey was traded to the Philadelphia Eagles prior to the 1974 season after spending 5 seasons with the Bengals. Long story short, he signed to play with the World Football League's Florida Blazers; it was a future's contract, it never happened, ended up dealt to Philly. I would argue that he was
Seven years ago, I was an internet sports radio talk show host when the Penn State sexual assault case broke. As we learned about the details of this case against Jerry Sandusky, the lack of interest or care and concern or even cover up by Penn State administrators and the NCAA's lax attitude about this
Being a fan of the NFL over the past two years has been an extremely taxing endeavor. Sadly there have been moments where even I have seriously considered not watching due to the irresponsible and not well thought out means to protest on the part of a certain group of NFL players. For some reason
WHAT So the Vikings are favored by 3 the last I checked this morning. I don’t agree, but if we compare some basic stats of the Eagles opponents at home and of those teams the Vikings played on the road – SO WHAT Yes, it’s Excel, but let’s focus on what’s important. The image below
What Looking inside the Pro-Football Reference numbers from the Saints – Vikings game….The Vikings better fix some things before their NFC Championship game against the Eagles. Stats Lie and Liars use Stats. There is NO WAY, the Vikings should have ever been loosing this game. The Saints finished 2 of 9 on 3rd downs? The Saints
From 1st round bust in 2016 to the top of many QB categories in 2017. Jared Goff finishes slightly ahead of the immortal Tom Brady as this year’s leading quarterback among the playoff teams. I ranked them all based on their percentages for TD’s, Completions, Int’s, Yards per attempt, and a number of other categories.
Ignore what you have seen the last 2 weeks out of the Jaguars. They finished the season in the top 5 in Point Differential (4th), Points Against (2nd), Points For (5th), and Margin of Victory (4th). They are first in rushing yards gained and ranked second Total Defense. I get it - we don't want
The Wall Street Journal’s Ben Cohen and Andrew Beaton wrote an excellent article on Oklahoma Sooner quarterback Baker Mayfield’s road to the 2017 Heisman Trophy. A walk-on at 2 schools, Mayfield’s journey highlights the challenge of identifying the traits of a quarterback that translate into championships. How Baker Mayfield Exposed College Football’s Quarterback Problem
The Eagles are back on top after an important, albeit, unimpressive win. They own home field advantage which may be the assist they need after the disappointing Wentz injury. The Jaguars slide after what we are thinking is a good loss at the right time. A young team like Jacksonville, may have been reading and