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!
Our Re-Drafters continue on through the middle of the first round with pick #9-#16! Don’t forget to checkout picks #1-#8 by clicking here! The Re-Drafters Picked By: Reid Original Pick: LB Ernie Sims (FSU) The Lions were desperate for stars. They drafted WR after WR with only one (Roy Williams) panning out. When the… Read More When Monsters…RE-Draft: 2006 NFL Draft! (Picks #9-#16)
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!
Welcome to the 2015 NFL Parity Party! We finally acknowledged the parity of NFL division winners a year ago. Logically, what would happen after that except that the parity dissipates? If you recall, prior to last season, the NFL had seen 13 straight years of at least one division seeing its previous last place team… Read More Andrew’s 2nd Annual NFL Worst-to-First Predictions for the 2015 Season!
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!
The dust has settled on the Super Bowl drama. We have chastised Pete Carroll and celebrated Tom Brady. The talking heads have screamed that Brady is two circus catches from six Super Bowl wins (while conveniently forgetting that he’s a stupid rule from never making his first Super Bowl. It was a fumble). But it’s… Read More Worst Play Call in NFL History…or Best Conspiracy Theory in NFL History? (HUMOR)
Geek Culture was created by the bubble we call Pop Culture. Every aspect of what we cover here at Monsters is part of that bubble. Geeks just prefer parts of that sphere more than others. So, we wanted to do a list of what moments in Pop Culture (or Geek Culture) were the most memorable… Read More Monsters Present…Monster Lists! Best of 2014: Biggest Moments in Pop (Geek) Culture
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!