The first quarter of the 2017 NFL season is over; and while it’s still a very young season, there is much to be learned. These...
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The deadline for the NFL 53 man roster is tomorrow, Saturday September 2nd at 3pm CST. There are several players that are on the borderline of making the team, which means some very tough and a couple of interesting decisions for Jerry and Stephen. At least, the specialists seem to be an easy decision, with Dan Bailey, Chris Jones & [...]Matt Robinson
The Hall of Fame game is played every year a week before the preseason starts, and is nothing more than a glorified scrimmage. The antics going on before, during and after are more of a spectacle than game itself, and pretty much anything taken from the game should be taken with a grain of salt. Since there hasn’t been any [...]Matt Robinson
These are what all 30 NBA teams gained or lost during the Draft & Free Agency. I tried to include only free agents that project to be relevant in the coming NBA season (rookies are italicized). Atlanta Hawks Additions: John Collins, Tyler Dorsey, Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli Losses: Dwight Howard, Tim Hardaway Jr., Paul Millsap, [...]Matt Robinson
When getting interviewed after being selected, it is customary to be humble and politically correct on camera (unless you’re Lavar Ball). This is what the first 15 picks in the NBA Draft really wanted to say to Allison Williams in the green room. Markelle Fultz: “I’m the only consensus #1 pick who no one has ever seen [...]Matt Robinson
The Dallas Mavericks had their first top 10 pick in the Mark Cuban era. With the 9th pick in the 2017 NBA Draft they selected Dennis Smith, Jr., a freshman point guard from NC State. The Numbers: 6’2″ (6’3″ wingspan), 195 pounds, 48″ Vertical, 19 years old 18.1 PPG, 6.2 AST, 4.6 REB, 1.9 STL, 0.4 BLK, 3.4 [...]Matt Robinson