Category: Draft

Bill Bergey – My Favorite Eagle

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

Baker Mayfield’s Backstory

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