The NFL is not rigged, it’s all in your head

January 12, 2015 | By: Tyler Juranovich

I have mostly ignored the ongoing NFL playoff games, but I found myself on the couch watching the last quarter of the Dallas Cowboys-Green Bay Packers game on Sunday. I turned it on just in time to see the reaction to the reversed Dez Bryant fourth-down reception. The overturned call would end the Cowboys’ drive and season, and I […]

NFL Week 10 Against the Spread Picks: Aaron Rodgers collarbone edition

November 7, 2013 | By: Kurt Allen

The sky has fallen. The sky has fallen.

The doomsday scenario that has been in the back of everyone’s mind for the past few years is now reality. Aaron Rodgers is out with a broken collarbone.

How long he is out depends on which NFL insider (not conducting a witch hunt on Richie Incognito) you choose to believe.

Early two-round 2013 Fantasy Football mock draft

May 27, 2013 | By: Kurt Allen

Robert Griffin is this year’s Adrian Peterson scenario. In a world where nothing happens to his knee at the end of last season, Griffin is a first-round pick and arguably the first QB off the board.

But Griffin is coming off a knee injury. All the propaganda says Griffin is way, way ahead of schedule and will be good to go Week One. But the last time the Adidas hype machine pushed someone who sustained a serious knee injury in the playoffs, things did not work so well. Griffin could end up like Adrian Peterson and perform like nothing ever happen, or he could be like Derrick Rose and miss much of the season.

Obviously Griffin’s final fantasy draft position will hinge on his progress during camp. By mid-August the picture should be much clearer.