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  • 9 Reasons to Kill the NFL Pro Bowl

    9 Reasons to Kill the NFL Pro Bowl

    Coming up with 9 reasons to end the hopelessly futile NFL Pro Bowl isn’t hard. There are lots of reasons, but they all lean on each other to form one BIG reason: Professional football and exhibition games don’t work well together. I’ll get into the reasons below, but suffice it to say that dropping an […]

  • Deflategate and 9 Other Cases of NFL Cheaters Caught Red-Handed

    Deflategate and 9 Other Cases of NFL Cheaters Caught Red-Handed

    Right now “deflategate” is all anyone is talking about ahead of Super Bowl XLIX. And it’s pretty understandable. The problem is not that Bill Belichick’s New England Patriots actually beat the Colts in the AFC Championship Game because they let a little air out of their balls. Nobody in their right mind thinks that—not even Colts players. The problem […]

  • Report: NFL Knew About Patriots’ Deflated Balls Before Sunday’s Game

    Report: NFL Knew About Patriots’ Deflated Balls Before Sunday’s Game

    Right now, everyone wants to know what the NFL will do to the New England Patriots after discovering that they played Sunday’s AFC Championship Game with deflated footballs. But it may not be long before they start wondering why the NFL didn’t do anything before (or earlier in) Sunday’s game. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter […]

  • Nike Unveils 2015 NFL Pro Bowl Uniforms (Photos)

    Nike Unveils 2015 NFL Pro Bowl Uniforms (Photos)

    You probably won’t watch the Pro Bowl on Sunday because, well, why would you?  It’s probably the most meaningless, uninspiring game in all of sports.  So you’re likely better off spending that three hours of your life doing anything other than watching the Pro Bowl’s sixth alternate* quarterback, Joe Flacco, air it out against the game’s seventh […]

  • NFL Investigation Finds 11 Of The Patriots’ 12 Balls Were Under-Inflated

    NFL Investigation Finds 11 Of The Patriots’ 12 Balls Were Under-Inflated

    The NFL Investigation into “DeflateGate” is not yet complete, but the league has come to the conclusion that 11 of the 12 footballs used by the New England Patriots’ offense during their AFC Championship victory were significantly under-inflated. As per league rules, all footballs are to be inflated between 12.5 and 13.5 pounds per square […]

  • 9 Biggest NFL Conference Championship Game Upsets

    9 Biggest NFL Conference Championship Game Upsets

    Football fans love conference championship game upsets. The reason is not hard to comprehend. People usually hate the favored teams, because the favored teams are usually teams who win all the time. And people hate you when you win all the time. Alas, this year we did not get any conference championship game upsets. As […]

  • NFL Threatens To Eject Marshawn Lynch For Gold Cleats (Pic)

    NFL Threatens To Eject Marshawn Lynch For Gold Cleats (Pic)

    Marshawn Lynch was supposed to wear the gold cleats you see in the image above for today’s NFC Championship Game against the Green Bay Packers.  That was before the NFL caught wind of the Seahawks running back’s planned uniform violation, threatening to eject him if he wears them onto the field. According to FOX Sports’ Jay […]

  • The JJ Watt Bloody Nose is Back and Terrorizing the NFL (Photo)

    The JJ Watt Bloody Nose is Back and Terrorizing the NFL (Photo)

    The most iconic image of the entire 2013 NFL season was not Richard Sherman deflecting Colin Kaepernick‘s pass to Michael Crabtree in the NFC Championship Game, or Peyton Manning looking bummed out on the sidelines of Super Bowl XLVIII. It was the JJ Watt bloody nose (above) from the Texans’ Week 4 battle against the Seahawks. […]

  • Another NFL Game, Another Eagle With a GoPro on Its Head (Video)

    Another NFL Game, Another Eagle With a GoPro on Its Head (Video)

    Is there anything more American than an eagle with a GoPro on its head? Yes. An eagle with a GoPro on its head flying around before a Dallas Cowboys football game. Because they’re America’s team, you see. About a month or so back, the whole “eagle with a camera strapped to its head” thing was […]

  • 9 Biggest NFL QB Busts

    9 Biggest NFL QB Busts

    The biggest challenge of creating a list of the biggest NFL QB busts is that there isn’t enough virtual paper in the world to accommodate every disappointing college quarterback. The transition from college QB to NFL QB has such a low success rate that you might be better served heading from H&R Block to the […]

  • 15 Heisman Winners Who Were Total Busts in the NFL

    15 Heisman Winners Who Were Total Busts in the NFL

    The guy who wins the Heisman Trophy every year is the best player in college football. However, Heisman winners don’t always find success in the NFL, and you don’t need to look too far back to figure that out. Johnny Manziel, Robert Griffin III, Cam Newton, Mark Ingram, and Sam Bradford are the five most recent Heisman winners not still in […]