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Tanking? Load management? How leagues can buck popular trends taking over the NBA and NFL

Kawhi Leonard has missed games left and right due to “load management.” The Miami Dolphins and Cincinnati Bengals have been accused of “tanking for Tua [Tagovailoa]” or the new best … Continue Reading Tanking? Load management? How leagues can buck popular trends taking over the NBA and NFL

NFL Jam: Who would have the best team if there was a football version of the classic ‘NBA Jam’ video game?

Football video games have gone downhill ever since EA Sports took over the full rights to the NFL in the virtual world, kicking the fan-favorite “NFL 2K” series to the … Continue Reading NFL Jam: Who would have the best team if there was a football version of the classic ‘NBA Jam’ video game?

‘Ballers’ series finale synopsis/review: ‘It was a magical run while it lasted’

After five seasons, we’ve officially reached the end for “Ballers” on HBO. As Lance said in the show’s series finale, “it was a magical run while it lasted.” As much … Continue Reading ‘Ballers’ series finale synopsis/review: ‘It was a magical run while it lasted’

“He’s a franchise quarterback”: Could Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky be the one to shock the NFL in 2019?

When you think of the new era of quarterbacks in the NFL, who do you think of? Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes surely comes to mind immediately, but what about a … Continue Reading “He’s a franchise quarterback”: Could Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky be the one to shock the NFL in 2019?

‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 2 synopsis/review: Backstabbing changes course of one storyline as shooting adds wrinkle to another

Enjoy what you can, “Ballers” fans, because you’ve got less than a season left of HBO’s star-studded football drama before the cast says their final goodbyes in a few months. … Continue Reading ‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 2 synopsis/review: Backstabbing changes course of one storyline as shooting adds wrinkle to another

‘Pave the way for the game’: Former NFL DB Jason Bell making moves in media, finance as he spreads football across UK

You can compare him to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s character Spencer Strasmore in the HBO series “Ballers,” or you could compare him to his former teammate Michael Strahan, who’s clearing … Continue Reading ‘Pave the way for the game’: Former NFL DB Jason Bell making moves in media, finance as he spreads football across UK

The Patriots Wolf Pack: Evaluating Tom Brady, Jacoby Brissett and Jimmy Garoppolo as they look to take over the NFL in 2019

They were “the three best friends that anyone could have,” but sometimes, members of a wolf pack need to branch off and find other wolves to hang out with. That’s … Continue Reading The Patriots Wolf Pack: Evaluating Tom Brady, Jacoby Brissett and Jimmy Garoppolo as they look to take over the NFL in 2019

‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 1 synopsis/review: Have no fear, season premiere dives right into the water with big, bold moves

Just like NFL fans can get set for the start of the regular season around the end of August each year, football fans can count on “Ballers” to be back … Continue Reading ‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 1 synopsis/review: Have no fear, season premiere dives right into the water with big, bold moves

‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 1 synopsis/review: Season premiere doesn’t disappoint

Antonio Brown, Derek Carr and Jon Gruden. If you didn’t know that the new Oakland Raiders trio would be the focus of the latest season of ‘Hard Knocks,’ you learned … Continue Reading ‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 1 synopsis/review: Season premiere doesn’t disappoint