Ranking the Top Quarterbacks in the 2018 NFL Season Thus Far

The quarterback position is the most important one in football, and perhaps in all of the American sports. Thus, they are the biggest names in the NFL. And because they are so big, a popular thing to do is to compare and rank them, fair or not. The best passers bring different values to their respective teams and get the job done in different ways, so you cannot always say one is better than the other because there are a lot of factors to take into account. But this season,…

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The Two Scariest Sleeper Teams in the NFL This Year

Expectations are everything. In sports, they will dictate whether a fanbase will be excited or disappointed during a season. They will get coaches fired or win them an award. They could cause a player to lose his starting job or win one. They help put things into perspective and context. It’s why going 5-11 during the 2017 season was nearly unanimously considered a surprisingly successful year for the New York Jets because not much was expected of them. And because of expectations, we get sleeper teams every year which we…

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The Packers are on Life Support in Need of Another Miracle

After dropping another road game, the Green Bay Packers fall back under .500 to 4-5-1, and there is plenty of blame to go around for their 27-24 loss. Aaron Rodgers had an excellent night, throwing for 332 yards on 21 of 30 passing and two touchdowns, including two unreal throws that traveled over 50 yards in the air. But he did miss two crucial throws on what ended up being their last drive on the game. On first down, he didn’t attempt to throw it to Aaron Jones who was…

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The Minnesota Timberwolves Will Benefit by Moving Jimmy Butler

Six months after Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown told the media that the team needed another ‘high-level free agent,’ the front office did the next best thing by making a power move over the weekend via trade. They acquired Jimmy Butler from the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, and a 2022 second-round pick. It is a move that firmly places the young Sixers in a strong upper-echelon of the Eastern Conference along with the Toronto Raptors, Boston Celtics, and Milwaukee Bucks. They added…

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Two Big Takeaways from the Los Angeles Lakers Thus Far

Preseason expectations were all over the place for the Los Angeles Lakers this year, but one thing that was the consensus was a playoff berth. 11 games in they are 5-6 and a game behind a playoff spot. Not the exact start to the season the front office, or the team, envisioned. But it was expected from the most rational minds and nothing to panic about. There has been a lot to take away, even with the season so young. Here are two of the biggest ones. The Lakers are Worlds…

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