Archive for August, 2006

2006 AFC West Preview

In staying with our look at the upcoming NFL season, today I preview the AFC West, highlighted by some very solid teams that make this division look like a dogfight: Denver – Prediction for 2006 11-5: The Broncos came basically out of nowhere last season to win 13 games, and getting a chance to host […]

2006 NFC West Preview

Today is the first in my [tag]NFL Division previews[/tag], and today we will be taking a short but complete look at the NFC West and making predictions on how the West will be won: [tag]Seattle[/tag] – Precdiction for 2006 11-5: The Seahwks are still having nightmares about early Feburary in Detroit, where they clearly had […]

Palmer Passes Test – To Start In Week One

It was the return that all of Cincinnati had been waiting for, and for Carson Palmer, the franchise quarterback passed all the tests with flying colors. Palmer impressed so much that on Tuesday head coach Marvin Lewis put all the doubters to rest – Palmer will start week one at Kansas City. “And now we […]

Redskins Searching For Answers

Are the Washington Redskins one of those 2006 teams that is on pace to take a step back from where they were a year ago?  They could be.  The Redskins last season played with guts and heart down the stretch, and found themselves backing into the playoffs, and even into the second round after a […]

Favre’s Downward Spiral Continues

It did not take long on Monday night for the viewing public to come to the conclusion that preseason or not, Brett Favre is a shell of the quarterback that he was even 2-3 years ago. That conclusion came after watching just the first few minutes of Cincinnati’s 48-17 bashing of the Packers in the […]

Anyone Got An Alarm Clock For Poor T.O.?

Now you have got to be kidding me.  Terrell Owens is playing the “I overslept” card on the public when it comes to why he recently missed a meeting and was fined $9500.  Owens spoke for the first time Monday about the incident, as per usual, refused to take any blame about it.   “I think […]

Raiders Sign George. Yes, Jeff George. No This is Not A Misprint.

If it was April 1st, I would have thought that the Raiders were playing a joke on the general public.  Instead, its August 28th, and the Raiders are not playing a joke, instead they did something Monday that almost no one could have ever seen coming.  They signed a quarterback who has not taken an […]

Some Random AFC Thoughts

With the season less now than two weeks away, here are some random thoughts about some of the storylines in the AFC: * The Houston Texans are doomed for another long season. The team went in a totally different direction and didn’t address the offseason needs for playmakers on offense. David Carr will continue to […]