Category: Opinion

2017 Schedule: A first look

Unless you’ve been under a rock today (or perhaps in a toilet somewhere “over hydrating”) you’ll have noticed the NFL released the official schedules for all 32 teams overnight. Every year, even though we know who will be playing who and have done for some time based on the League’s...

Unpopular Headlines of Every NFC Team.

Hello my name is Dan, and I’m a glutton for punishment. Okay so I’m aware that all I’m really doing here is setting myself up for a lot of internet hate, but I just can’t help myself… I’ve gotta do it. I’ve got to get these “truths” (which are entirely...

The New York Giants: Broncos Mk.II?

With their dominant defensive performance in Super Bowl 50, the Denver Broncos laid down a reliable template for success in the modern NFL. Future Hall-of-Famer Peyton Manning had arguably the worst season ever for a Super Bowl winning quarterback in 2015, throwing 17 interceptions and only nine touchdowns. In fact,...

Saints sailing under a strong Brees

I always hope Saints fans use this joke “Knock knock” “Who’s there?” “Wendy” “Wendy who?” “Oh wendy Saints come marching on, oh when the Saints come marching on” but they probably don’t. It’s been a tough couple of seasons for Brees and crew competing in a very competitive NFC South,...

AFC South review: The Titans rising?

The Gents are going to preview each team before the start of the season, so to kick the AFC South off I am going to have a look at the Titans. This team is obviously on a long building strategy, having started last year with Marcus Mariota and yet still...

Just win, baby!

As we head in to Week 6 of the regular season, six teams still hold a perfect record. It’s still too early to suggest one of these teams will make it to the end of the season without incurring a loss, but who is likely to hold on to that...

Dylan’s top 10 quarterbacks heading into 2015/16

In this article, I will be revealing who I have determined to be the top 10 players at the most important position in football heading into the 2015/16 season. Before we dive in, although I will freely admit to using statistics as an important factor in my judgment of a...

The Tailgate Knight’s Superbowl Tailgate Snacks

As we get all excited about the Superbowl, a lot of attention is given to the game itself, what to expect and who will win. Being the biggest game, there is so much more to it, such as food and drink to get us through the wee hours of the...

Head Over Heart: The 2014 NHL Trade Deadline

When Dan asked me to write something hockey related to help fill the immense void of the NFL off-season I thought long and hard about my options.  The first thing that came to mind was that I’d never actually written anything like what he was asking for before, so where...

Beginners Guide to The Super Bowl

Struggling to understand the game but still want to watch? Of course you do. Here’s some top tips from the Gents for getting more out of the game.