Tag Archive: Football

Oct 20

The Landry Hat: If Tony Romo returns, will the Dallas Cowboys season implode?.


In 2014, some didn’t think the Dallas Cowboys could win a game without quarterback Tony Romo. Now, they are afraid they won’t win a game with him. Entering the bye week with the Dallas Cowboys sitting on top of the NFC East with a record of 5 – 1 makes it’s a great time to …

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Oct 20

No Guts, No Glory: Joel Embiid warns Ben Simmons that Donald Trump will deport him


Ben Simmons finds himself with more time on his hands than he expected after he fractured a bone in his foot. Simmons used some of this extra time to take in the Presidential Debate on Wednesday night just like the rest of us. Also like the rest of us, Simmons decided to tweet his thoughts …

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Oct 12

College Football Rankings: New Teams Emerge at the Bottom of the Rankings


There were no notable changes in the Week 7 AP poll, so there isn’t much to talk about in that regard. What will probably generate interest are all the new squads emerging at the bottom. P.J. Fleck’s team, the Western Michigan Broncos finally entered the Top 25, falling at number 24, which didn’t really upset …

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Oct 07

NFL Swami week 5


Thursday, October 6th Cardinals at 49ers Sunday, October 09th 1:00 PM ET Patriots at Browns 1:00 PM ET Eagles at Lions 1:00 PM ET Bears at Colts 1:00 PM ET Titans at Dolphins 1:00 PM ET Redskins at Ravens 1:00 PM ET Texans at Vikings 1:00 PM ET Jets at Steelers 4:05 PM ET Falcons …

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Sep 27

The Badgers Themselves in the First Stretch of the Season


Michigan State didn’t just lose to Wisconsin. They were soundly beaten, so much so that everyone knew the game was over midway through the fourth quarter; and the loss obviously went against prevailing NFL odds. Michigan just doesn’t lose that way, or rather they do not lose so soundly very often. Alabama treated them in …

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Sep 25

BTB: Seven Things We’re Thinking About The Cowboys Play In The Trenches

Blog word.

After spending a good deal of time the last two weeks watching the Dallas Cowboys line play. on both sides of the ball, here are a number of observations that, on their own, are not worthy of a column. After a while, they sort of pile up, though, so here they are, shared with the …

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Sep 14

First Week Injuries Show the NFL Doesn’t Really Care about Player Safety


For the past few seasons, the NFL says it has been trying to make the game safer. While the league has done a few things to increase the safety of its players and spent a lot of money on public relations, it might all been all for naught because the first week of the 2016 …

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Sep 12

Week 2 – SJ Top 10 – How Do You Have Them Ranked?


1. Alabama – No dispute here. They played amazing, even if they did play an over-ranked USC squad. Seems like everyone but the pollsters knew USC was a year away from being a highly ranked team. ‘Bama proced it. 2. Florida State – Not sure why people see Clemson at number two, but after watching …

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Sep 08

Cowboys vs. Giants: Previewing New York’s Defensive and Special Teams Personnel


A look at the strengths and weaknesses of the Cowboys Week 1 opponent on defense and special teams. The Dallas Cowboys and the the New York Giants will battle it out in Week 1 of the 2016 schedule. Since both teams reside in the NFC East, this is an early clash of rivals looking to …

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Sep 05

NFL Week 1: Who Wins? Vikings vs Titans


The Titans’ first opponent of the season will have a new look on opening day. The Minnesota Vikings on Saturday acquired quarterback Sam Bradford from Philadelphia, reportedly for a 2017 first-round pick and a conditional 2018 fourth-round pick. That move comes just days after the Vikings lost starting quarterback Teddy Bridgewater for the season due …

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