Posts tagged "NFL"

Steve Sabol’s Impact on Me and the Modern Sports Fan

Steve Sabol’s Impact on Me and the Modern Sports Fan
He made football more than just a game. Steve Sabol made football important to me, to my family, and to fans all over the world. Asked to define his job at NFL Films, the production company’s President responded “…to bring a new understanding to something that’s already been seen. To give a creative treatment to... Read more »

Addition by Subtraction: Impact of Martz-less Offense for 2012 Bears

Addition by Subtraction: Impact of Martz-less Offense for 2012 Bears
Hours away from facing off against Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos for their first pre-season game, and the excitement surrounding the Chicago Bears is through the roof. Phil Emery had a busy first off-season in the general manager’s chair. Emery started sprinting out of the gate by reuniting former Broncos teammates Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall.... Read more »

Bears GM Phil Emery to Showcase Strength in NFL Draft This Weekend

Bears GM Phil Emery to Showcase Strength in NFL Draft This Weekend
During his short tenure so far as Chicago Bears general manager, Phil Emery has made all the right moves. His first splash, as free agency commenced, made serious waves throughout the league by acquiring 3-time Pro Bowl receiver Brandon Marshall for two third-round picks. This reunited Jay Cutler with his guy whom he hooked up... Read more »
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NFL Makes An Example Out Of Saints, Goodell Owes Brees Nothing

NFL Makes An Example Out Of Saints, Goodell Owes Brees Nothing
Today the NFL finally came down on the New Orleans Saints for their involvement in a bounty program over the past 3 seasons. Weeks ago the NFL’s investigation and findings were announced to the public that money, ranging from thousands to tens-of-thousands, was awarded to Saints defensive players for hits resulting in an opposing player... Read more »

Wish List of a Jealous Bears Fan: Conference Championship Sunday Edition

Wish List of a Jealous Bears Fan: Conference Championship Sunday Edition
Bears fans, I imagine you got a lot out of the Packers losing to the Giants Sunday Night I’m sure, but realistically that was just empty satisfaction. Nothing erases the fact they swept the division, won 15 games, and were at least in a position to contend for the Super Bowl while Brian Urlacher, Jay... Read more »

Bears Defense Will Always Provide A Chance To Win

Bears Defense Will Always Provide A Chance To Win
Hard to believe? Since Jay Cutler went down with a thumb injury almost three weeks ago, the only thing the Chicago Bears offense has been consistent of is “3-and-out” series.  Caleb Hanie followed up his first start as Bears Quarterback with a rating of 23.8 thanks to another 3 interceptions and 45% completion rate. When... Read more »
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