Gone... Gone are the days where kids would run outside and play
500 or Smear the Queer and at least one kid of each group had a
Number 7 Falcons Jersey. No.. You did not have to be a falcons fan
to wear a Michael Vick jersey. The man electrified the game of
football with his ability to launch a left handed pass all the way
downfield or tuck the ball and run as if he played RB his whole
life. Ever since his departure, the falcons have been awaiting the
next franchise player to have the same...
As the doors closed behind him and he left the Lions facility
for the last time, Stafford could only wonder...what was
next. Matt had it all in Detroit, a giant contract, a great
receiving core, an elite offense, everything. Everything but a
playoff win. Everything but a title. The only franchise he had ever
known and come to love, was a now a thing of the past. Should he
retire? No. He had too much love for the game of football for that.
So it was the free agent market. A place to...
Quarterback play –
Although not spectacular, solid quarterbacking by Matt Stafford (17
tds) and Eli Manning (9 tds) carried this team through the regular
season and got stronger as the postseason went on. There were some
issues with interceptions but when the team needed points the most
important position delivered.
With free agency underway, it’s time to look at how this
Baltimore Ravens team can look to improve for the coming
After falling short in the Superbowl, the Ravens retain much of
the team that got them there. MVP QB Lamar Jackson and former MVP
RB Raysean Harrington are still in charge of the offense, and long
time linebacker CJ Mosley captains a defense filled with hungry
Despite this continuity, there are still some gaping holes on
Outside of one very poor performance in week 2 against the
Jaguars, Jameis Winston has played adequate enough to give the
Lions a chance to win. Taking sacks is never a good thing for a QB,
and an offensive line decimated by injuries finally took it's toll
after allowing a sack that resulted in an injury to the starting
QB. Jameis is expecte to miss several weeks before making it back
in the line up.