Mike Tomlin Should Not — and Will Not — Be Fired

I’ve been down on Mike Tomlin since my Steelers’ upset loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. As a buddy of mine put it, I could write a book on how bad Tomlin handled that game. I was baffled by Tomlin’s lack of preparation. It was obvious to me that my Steelers overlooked Jacksonville. A few minutes…

2018 NFL Playoff Preview: Divisional Round

AFC Tennessee Titans at New England Patriots You know what, I want to get excited over this “David vs. Goliath” matchup. The new jacks (yes, I’m old for saying that phrase) from Tennessee facing the big, bad defending champion Patriots. Unfortunately, you, me and the Titans’ mamas and daddies know this is an ass-whooping waiting…

Is This the Last We’ll See Belichick and Brady in New England?

I’ll tell you what, the bombshell describing the ongoing turmoil between Patriots coach Bill Belicheat, quarterback Tom Brady and owner Robert Kraft totally took this brotha by surprise.  Normally stuff would never leak out of New England, and especially anything juicy like this. I’m not going to regurgitate all that Seth Wickersham wrote – and…

2018 NFL Playoff Preview: Wildcard Round

The NFL Playoffs are here!  And what better way to kick it off than a wildcard round that features the teams that are responsible for the bizarro world that was the 2017 NFL regular season. The Jacksonville Jaguars were division winners for the first time in several years.  The Los Angeles Coliseum will be hosting…

Final 2017 NFL Power Rankings

Here it is, ladies and gentlemen: my final NFL Top 10/Bottom Three Power Rankings: Top 10 New England Patriots Pittsburgh Steelers Minnesota Vikings Philadelphia Eagles Los Angeles Rams New Orleans Saints Carolina Panthers Atlanta Falcons Kansas City Chiefs Buffalo Bills (#BillsMafia, rise up!) Bottom Three 30. Indianapolis Colts 31. New York Giants 32. Cleveland Browns…

2017 NFL Week 17 Preview

The 2017 NFL regular season is coming to a close. And what a season it was. The owners’ blackballing of Colin Kaepernick over the protests over police brutality. The reactions (mostly ignorant) to such protests. The fans’ reaction to the owners and the NFL to their reactions to the protests. The bad quarterback play from…

2017 NFL Week 17 Power Rankings

Here are my penultimate Top 10/Bottom Three rankings: Top 10 New England Patriots Pittsburgh Steelers Philadelphia Eagles Minnesota Vikings Los Angeles Rams New Orleans Saints Carolina Panthers Kansas City Chiefs Baltimore Ravens Atlanta Falcons Bottom Three 30. Indianapolis Colts 31. New York Giants 32. The Brownies Y’all running out of time to get some of…