“Sin City” Becomes Acceptable?

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So…what changes will occur if an NFL team hits Las Vegas? Not many, actually. Perhaps more of the ‘contract money’ will be lost considering the blackjack tables ARE right in the vicinity; however, NFL owners seem just fine with the fact that the Raiders will once again wave good-bye to their “Nation” and relocate to Sin City.

Buffalo Bills Release DE Mario Williams

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  Buffalo Bills Release DE Mario Williams By Burt Carey Defensive tackle Mario Williams was the first college player picked in the 2006 NFL draft. Today he’s looking for a job. The Buffalo Bills released Williams this week following the 11-year veteran’s worst season as a professional football player, who had two years remaining on […]

NFL Week Wrap: Shall We Dance?

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  NFL Week Wrap: Shall We Dance? By Amy Lignor   The NFL teams are all over the place in almost all the divisions this year. What was, last year, the number “7” when it came to wins you had to have at the end of the regular season to fight for a spot in […]

What Goes Around Comes Around

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  What Goes Around Comes Around By Amy Lignor   Once there was a coach that we all know (or should know, if we’re real NFL fans) named Madden. He coached those black and silver Raiders; a team my father used to call mean because “they loved throwing punches like children instead of playing the […]

NFL: Week 6 Began With 6

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  NFL: Week 6 Began With 6 By Amy Lignor   Before discussing the NFL teams that most people want to know about, we say: Happy Birthday, Mike Ditka! Let’s all do the Super Bowl Shuffle in honor of the great Bears coach. And now… Week 6 meant 6…as in six undefeated teams. Yes, Atlanta […]

Even Fans are Getting Miffed with America’s Team

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  Even Fans are Getting Miffed with America’s Team by Amy Lignor   The red-white-and-blue Aikman, the consummate professional RB Smith, and even the at times controversial, but not really when you consider today’s standards, WR Irvin are all in the NFL history books with basically no dirt on their uniforms. Even before, the legendary […]

A “Real” Super Bowl Could Still Be Had

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  A “Real” Super Bowl Could Still Be Had By Amy Lignor   It is no surprise that the “experts” have altered their initial opinions when it comes to the “best” teams that will head to the Super Bowl. In fact, the Baltimore Ravens were, right off the bat, many peoples’ pick to win it […]

Green Bay Packers Owns the ‘Arm’

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  Green Bay Packers Owns the ‘Arm’ ~by Amy Lignor   True. Last year’s NFC Championship Game was almost a bigger mess than the actual Super Bowl itself. It was as if the Seahawks were granted a success to get there, just to have success ripped away in the final seconds of the Super Bowl, […]

The Experts Return and the Swami Says…

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  The Experts Return and the Swami Says… ~ by Amy Lignor Yes, he is the “Swami” and has been for ages. It was a pleasure for many to see Chris Berman back on ESPN talking only NFL football. Berman’s favorite line: HE COULD GO ALL THE WAY, is something everyone will love to hear […]

NFL: Thus Far in Preseason

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  NFL: Thus Far in Preseason ~ by Amy Lignor   Thus far, most football fans can agree that the NFL preseason has run along the lines of a popular children’s song: “This is the song that never ends.”   This is best highlighted when speaking about Tom Brady, whose eternal courtroom battle over deflated […]