2018 National Championship Game, then and now

Image: Getty Images It’s been four years since that classic national championship between Georgia and Alabama. A lot has changed in that full recruiting cycle since real freshman Tua Tagovailoa pitched that winning 41-yard touchdown pass to real freshman DeVonta Smith in overtime after hitting a 16-yard bag the previous game that threw the ball … Read more

Fed up NFL fanbases lash out at teams but will it be enough to induce major change?

Clown in Jacksonville.Image: Getty Images Sports fanatics are a passionate and loyal group of people who tend to defend the honor of their teams to the point of exhaustion. I mean, some fans have even fought over their home teams, and that’s mostly synonymous with NFL patrons here in the US. So, it goes without … Read more

Chicago Bears fans’ optimism lasted only four hours

Stupid is like stupid.Illustration: Getty Images Me and all the other Bears fans have gotten too used to this Black Monday cycle. Third time in eight years, the seventh time in my life. And there should be a routine. News of any drugs your team is firing comes out in the morning. We then hear … Read more

A wild finish to 2021 NFL regular season

Los Angeles Chargers vs Las Vegas Raiders Image: Getty Images The reverberations of that loss of the Colts were felt all the way into the desert. Suddenly, playing good football wasn’t the best choice for the Chargers and Raiders to enter the playoffs. The hilarious scenario that had been discussed all week did indeed happen. … Read more

Las Vegas Raiders defeat L.A. Chargers, ending Bolts’ season extending Steelers’

This guy again? Great.Image: Getty Images You may feel the collective frustration of every sports fan outside Pittsburgh last night. It was as if we were all punching the sofa at the same time. You could feel it in the wind, a spiritual “THUNK”. Everyone was cheering for the tie between the Raiders and the … Read more

On Black Monday we’ll see white coaches fired, and more white coaches lined up to replace them

How excited are you to see Bill O’Brien and Kellen Moore getting head coaching jobs?Image: Getty Images Even when you’re twice – and sometimes three times – better, it doesn’t matter. Because in the NFL, owners would rather lose to someone who looks like him instead of winning to a black manager. “Black Monday” has … Read more

Obscure roofing company’s lawsuit against Jaguars is ludicrous

The clown show is right.Illustration: Shutterstock The Jacksonville Jaguars were a joke long before this season. They have made the playoffs seven times in their 27-year history and four of those have been in the first five seasons of their existence. This season will be the fifth for the Jaguars in the past six years … Read more

2 coaches who should be considered NFL Coach of the Year

Who will be? In all sports, the Coach of the Year award has a misleading title. It’s not about who the best coach is; it’s about which team stunned the most people, or which team overcame most of the adversity by staying close to the top of the leaderboard. This is what voters are really … Read more

Hawaii football coach Todd Graham still has job despite numerous complaints of abusive behavior

Todd Graham, “hands down the worst guy I’ve ever met in my life,” says one player.Image: AP Todd Graham answers the question that absolutely no one was asking. What if there was a version of Urban Meyer that didn’t really win? While Meyer himself answered this question in his NFL stint last year, Graham, the … Read more

7 NFL records that could be broken this weekend by Tom Brady, Cooper Kupp and others

Drew Brees / Tom Brady / Peyton ManningImage: AP Another year, another chance for Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr. to break an NFL record. On Sunday, Brady will have the opportunity to break two records. The first is the record for completing just one season. Brady only needs to complete 16 passes to beat Drew … Read more