Tagged: ‘New England Patriots’

3 Bengals will help shape the 2017 NFL season
June 4th, 2017 at 9:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports As the NFL season nears, there's a lot to consider regarding how the year will play out. That includes hirings, firings, breakout seasons, bounceback seasons and much more. Who will be the star of the year? How about the dud...

The top 10 currently active NFL players over the age of 35
May 12th, 2017 at 11:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** No question who sits atop this list. Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports Most NFL players are long gone before reaching their late-30s. Pro football is a violent, punishing sport that isn't conducive to long-term careers, though that depends on the position played. However, that doesn't apply to the following group...

Charlie Weis wonders why teams went with rookie quarterback over veterans
May 4th, 2017 at 12:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last Thursday, a pair of NFL teams gave up a pair of first-round draft picks to get potential franchise quarterbacks. For the Chiefs (who invested two first-round picks and a third-round pick to get Patrick Mahomes) and the Texans (who gave up two first-round picks to get Deshaun Watson), an...

Top 10 takeaways from the 2017 NFL Draft
April 29th, 2017 at 11:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** The 2017 NFL Draft is now in the books. It was an action-packed three-day event in Philadelphia, one that saw the league's 32 teams attempt to build for the future. There's surely a lot to focus on here as we recap the events. From quarterbacks finding themselves valued at...

Top 10 takeaways from first round of 2017 NFL Draft
April 28th, 2017 at 1:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** Apr 27, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Myles Garrett (Texas A&M), not pictured) is announced as the number 1 overall pick to the Cleveland Browns in the first round the 2017 NFL Draft at Philadelphia Museum of Art.  Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Here we are. The first round of...