2020 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Thursday Practice Review

As those of you who have followed my wonky draft takes over the years know, I have an affinity for the underdogs: bring me your tired, your hungry, your small-schoolers, your under-the-radar big-school fliers… Well, this week I am covering the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl––once an afterthought on the All-Star circuits but quickly making progress towards...

Week 17 Steelers at Ravens/Season recap: All’s Well That Ends

I’d like to thank the Batlimore Ravens, the Tennessee Titans, The Jacksonville Jaguars, and The New York Jets for the mercy killing they helped engineer over the past week. I’m not sure how much more any of us watching could have taken, and frankly I’m less amazed that the team had hit the end of...

Dude, Where’s My Team?

For once in my life, I’ll make this short and to the point: WTF was that I just watched??? That game was a meal of an uneasy feeling appetizer, a main course of bad QB play served with sides of injuries and serious offensive line malfunction. The usual gem-marring defensive breakdowns for dessert. Would you...

Wk 16 recap Bills at Steelers: Beyond “It”

The Steelers have played much worse on offense, with much better talent available and vs worse competition. The difference is: this wasn’t a letdown, it was just a case of fear + lack of talent to be flexible on offense. The fear, however, wasn’t on the part of the rookie undrafted/unsigned QB making his 4th...