To say that 2017 was a big year for the NFL would be…. an adjective. That’s truly the best word to describe it. It wasn’t a great year for ratings, no records were chased after, and no future Hall of Famers played in their farewell season. Injuries, penalties, suspensions, and some of the worst officiating… Read More Reid’s 2016 NFL Honors Picks!
It’s been ten years since the historic 2006 draft. It had so many college stars in it, including three Heisman winners (Reggie Bush, Vince Young, Matt Leonard) and introduced many unknown stars into the league. All in all, 39 players drafted in 2006 have been to at least one Pro Bowl and six more who… Read More When Monsters…RE-Draft: 2006 NFL Draft!
Manning-Brady. Even to a casual NFL fan, the two names are enough to inspire debate. My wife, who’s interest in the NFL doesn’t go much further than, “Did the Bengals win?” has asked me multiple times in the past few weeks which quarterback is better. Truth be told, I’ve struggled with the answer. The two… Read More Who Really is The Greatest of All-Time: Brady or Manning?
I have a challenge for you, my friends. Find a game, any game; preferably one where there is a winner, a loser, and a score. Then, find several friends, and play this game; sometimes against each other, sometimes not. After a pre-determined number of games, feed all of the game information, such as scores and… Read More Jasan, The College Gridiron, and the Discovery of the Purest Form of Football!
It was a wild free agency season in the NFL. Players signing huge contracts and blockbuster trades shook up the landscape of the league. Now that the dust has finally cleared, Reid grades each NFL team and how they did in free agency. Note: This piece was done before Greg Hardy signed with Dallas. After… Read More 2015 NFL Free Agency: Winners and Losers!
Ok, we all know what Stuart Scott will be saying on December 31st of this year on Sports Center : “2014 was an unforgettable year in sports.” We know that because he says it every year. Most years, it’s a good year for sports. Some years, not so much. But very few are unforgettable. But… Read More Monsters Present…Monster Lists! Best of 2014: Sports!
There are events in sports that have a long lasting effect on the teams and players involved. The change can be so drastic for so many that it often leaves you wondering, “What if situation X had never happened?” For example, the eternal question of every child born in the 80’s is, “What if Michael… Read More Monsters Present: What If…Peyton Manning Never Sat Out 2011 NFL Season With His Neck Injury (Part One)
Prior to the start of the NFL season, we spent some time discussing and predicting which NFL team had the best chance of going worst to first. In case you missed it (or forgot), at least one NFL team has gotten last in their division in one season and returned the next year as the… Read More The 2014 NFL Parity Party: Midseason ReMix!
By Andrew Fultz For me, there are two catalysts that compel me to watch so much of the NFL regular season. One is fantasy football. Nothing makes that awful matchup between 2013 Jacksonville and Houston watchable like the hope that Andre Johnson will catch a garbage time touchdown pass and add six precious points to… Read More The 2014 NFL Parity Party: Who is Going From Division Worst To Division First