NFL Rakes In Over $1million In Fines For Non-Mask Compliance From Coaches

Ratings down? Losing revenue because of reduced fan capacity? No worries, Roger Goodell will find a way to fill that bottom line if it’s the last thing he’ll do. The NFL has now completed 2 weeks of their 17 week season and have yet to have any COVID19 problems. There have literally been zero reportedContinue reading “NFL Rakes In Over $1million In Fines For Non-Mask Compliance From Coaches”

Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 14

Happy Friday, friends. September, to me, always means that we are officially in the Fall. So, happy autumn! Seriously, I know that we are headed towards cooler weather because I am already noticing that the daylight that we felt we had till 9pm just 2 weeks ago has been cut off by almost an hour.Continue reading “Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 14”

Why I Might Not Watch The NFL This Year – Goodell Has Disgraced The Integrity Of The Shield

It’s not the reason you’re thinking. The NFL draft feels like forever ago. It feels like that point when we were so embedded into quarantine that the NFL came to the rescue by putting on their virtual draft and giving people the much needed feel of a live event. We were welcomed into Roger Goodell’sContinue reading “Why I Might Not Watch The NFL This Year – Goodell Has Disgraced The Integrity Of The Shield”

The Redskins Are Changing Their Name

The initial news dropped just before 4th of July weekend that the Washington Redskins would “look into” changing their name due to mounting pressure from corporate sponsors, specifically Nike and FedEx (FedEx owns the naming rights to Washington’s stadium). Today they made the announcement official that they will be retiring the name “Redskins”. This isContinue reading “The Redskins Are Changing Their Name”

The DeSean Jackson (Lack Of) Response Makes My Blood Boil

I’m not sure if what happened with DeSean Jackson over the last 2 days is an example of a double standard or just sheer ignorance but either way it is a great encapsulation of everything that is wrong in our society today. Seemingly acting without a fear of repercussion, the NFL wide receiver posted aContinue reading “The DeSean Jackson (Lack Of) Response Makes My Blood Boil”

Chess vs. Checkers – Patriots Sign Cam Newton

It’s negotiations 101, create a no-lose situation for both sides. That’s an offer neither can refuse. And that’s exactly what happened Sunday night when Adam Schefter broke the news that the New England Patriots were signing former league MVP Cam Newton to a 1 year deal to join the 6 time Super Bowl champions whoContinue reading “Chess vs. Checkers – Patriots Sign Cam Newton”

Thoughts Into the Weekend vol. 3

Honestly the hardest part about these posts is starting them. I think its really healthy to get a reflective piece onto this site that lays out where my head is at and has been for the last week. In today’s world we live in such a fast moving news cycle that it is difficult toContinue reading “Thoughts Into the Weekend vol. 3”