Derrick Henry is ready to play, only …

He’s more machine than man!Image: Getty Images The Tennessee Titans still won’t confirm whether Derrick Henry will play on Saturday in their playoff game against the Bengals. When asked about it today during a press conference, Henry shrugged his shoulders, gave a slight grin, and said “[We’ll] see how this week goes, and see where … Read more

Difficult Super Bowl Trivia: Part 1

Photo: Getty Images Deion Branch and Julian Edelman Branch had 11 catches for 133 yards, on 12 targets, against the Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX. Four of those receptions, including a 27-yarder and 21-yarder, came on New England’s first drive after halftime, a 69-yard march that culminated in Brady’s two-yard touchdown pass to Vrabel. On … Read more

Please, please, please let’s all commit to no more Ben Roethlisberger than absolutely necessary

Buh-bye.Image: Getty Images The word cloud was way too much. Ben Roethlisberger’s career is likely over, and of course NFL broadcasters were going to give him a figurative standing ovation on his way out. The Monday Night Football crew gushed over him all throughout what is believed to be his final game at home for … Read more

Who’s facing more heat on Monday night: Kliff Kingsbury or Matthew Stafford?

The Heat is uh uh uh uh ON!Illustration: Getty Images If the Cardinals had beaten the Lions, Arizona would be NFC West champs right now. Let me repeat that…IF THE CARDS HAD BEATEN THE 1-11-1 LIONS, THEY WOULD BE NFC WEST CHAMPS! If the Cards had beaten the Panthers (albeit they would’ve had to do … Read more

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: With Alabama and Georgia set to play in national championship game again, let’s look back at the players from four years ago… then and now

Image: Getty Images, Getty Images It’s been four years since that classic national championship between Georgia and Alabama. A lot has changed in that full recruiting cycle since true freshman Tua Tagovailoa threw that 41-yard game-winning touchdown pass to true freshman DeVonta Smith in overtime after taking a 16-yard sack the previous play that knocked … Read more

Fed up NFL fanbases lash out at teams but will it be enough to induce major change?

Clown Out in Jacksonville.Image: Getty Images Sports fanatics are a passionate and loyal bunch of people who tend to defend their teams’ honor to the point of exhaustion. I mean, some fans even get into fistfights over their home teams, and this is predominantly synonymous with NFL patrons here in the United States. So, it … Read more

7 NFL records that could be broken this weekend — thanks to the extra game

Drew Brees / Tom Brady / Peyton ManningImage: AP Another year, another chance for Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr. to break an NFL record. On Sunday, Brady will have an opportunity to break two records. The first is the single-season completions record. Brady needs to complete just 16 passes to break Drew Brees’ record of … Read more

Derrick Henry and his stiff arm are coming back! Break out the ice packs

Look who’s back!Image: Getty Images One more win for the Tennessee Titans. All they need is to win one more game and they can clinch the No. 1 overall seed in the AFC. With an 11-5 record, a low mark for a team in first place but that speaks to a lack of a clear … Read more

Here’s why Colts/Jags should be the game everyone watches out for in Week 18

There’s a world where the Chargers and Raiders could both make the playoffs if they tie.Image: Getty Images Imagine you’re taking part in an annual contest at your workplace to determine the finalists for a coveted prize. Everybody wants this prize. People have cheated, backstabbed, and played dirty in the past in order to win … Read more

Beloved, zany coach and legendary broadcaster John Madden dies

John Madden retired from coaching at age 42 and had a 30-year career as a broadcaster.Image: Getty Images Famed Raiders’ coach and NFL analyst John Madden died unexpectedly Tuesday morning at the age of 85. In an official statement from the NFL, commissioner Roger Goodell extended his condolences to Madden’s family and gave honor to … Read more