Category: Opinion

Road to the Super Bowl – Week 2

It’s all slowly starting to come together. Last week against the Saints the Bucs looked like a dominant team for a single drive. This week it was for a whole half. Hopefully by week five against the Packers we’ll have learnt how to play a dominant game for four whole...

The Spirit of George Preston Marshall

George Preston Marshall’s spirit still haunts the NFL.   The NFL’s un-ironic yet completely tone-deaf condemnation of racial inequality despite their actions during the Colin Kaepernick saga is the latest black mark on a league with a chequered history in its dealings with racial tensions.  Add into this mix the...

WhoDey baby!

The future’s bright, the future’s Orange (and black). I think I’ve just created a slogan… Every team has hope coming out of free agency and the draft, but it’s tough to deny that there’s been a change in Cincinnati and that things are looking brighter for the franchise. Did they earn...

Tom’s new BFF?

Tom Brady’s arrival in Tampa has fans, players and coaches excited. Brady himself knows he is coming into Raymond James with an arsenal of weapons that he has not had in years. There is Mike Evans, one of the best receivers in the league. Chris Godwin, completing perhaps the best...

Musings on Free Agency

We find ourselves in a strange old world indeed. The corona virus has changed our daily lives in a way no one saw coming. Its against this background that the ‘normalcy’ of the free agency period has given all of us NFL fans a wonderful distraction from everything going on...

Will’s Super Bowl Preview

It has all come down to this. The entire NFL season will conclude on Sunday with the annual Super bowl where we shall discover who is the best team of the 2019 season. It’s shaping up to be a good one with two of the best offensive coaches facing off...

The Best Coaching Decisions of 2019

There have been many coaching decisions made during the course of 2019 that have changed the fortunes of many teams. In this article I’m going to concentrate on some higher level decisions rather than in-game decisions that have swung a season. These will be single decisions rather than whole organisational...

Pulaski Academy Ravens

One of the most impressive things about what the Baltimore Ravens have done has gone largely under-reported. Many people have talked about the ‘revolutionary’ part of the offense. It has to be said what the coaching staff have done in buying into what Lamar Jackson can do as a runner...

The Tanking Power Rankings

The one thing the 2019 season is proving is this is the season to tank. Tis the season to be tanking and so many teams around the league are trying their best to not win games, whether intentionally or not, that I thought we couldn’t let it slide. So with...