Archive for January, 2007

Sight Not Often Seen: Pats Blow Big Lead and AFC Title

The headlines in the various Boston papers read as follows: “Indianapolis Jolt” (Boston Globe), “No Lucky Horseshoe” (Boston Herald), “Heartbreaker in Indy” (The Republican). They the game stories seemed to have the same tone – they all talk about “what if” for a Patriots team that had overcome the odds, come so far, and seemed […]

NFC Champion Bears Do It Their Way

In the end, the Chicago Bears did it their way.  A tough defense, a error free game from their QB, and a bunch of turnovers that paved the way for the Bears to make it all the way to Miami.  39-14, and they did it in the muck of Chicago with a team that all […]

Saints Stumble In Chicago Snow

The New Orleans Saints had a tremendous season, and on Sunday fell one game short of the Super Bowl in a snowy loss to the Bears.  The Saints for sure had their chances, and from the getgo when they hit a big pass play early, they let chance after chance slip away.  Saints head coach […]

Steelers Stunner: Tomlin to Become Next Head Coach

Just like they did with the hiring of unknown coaches Chuck Noll and Bill Cowher, the Steelers have made a decision that on the surface does not match up, but that to the people that run the team make the most sense for where they are at as an orgainization.  The team has reportedly made […]

AFC Championship Game Prediction

The AFC Title game on Sunday evening is a matchup that is quickly becoming the NFL’s version of the Red Sox vs the Yankees. That rivalry feeling will be quite evident at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis on Sunday as the Colts try to finally take that next step to the Super Bowl. The only […]

Vick’s Antics Growing Old On Falcons Top Brass

Michel Vick, pretending to be James Bond, evidently is so tricky that he has hidden compartments in of all places – his water bottle. The elusive QB was stopped before boarding a plane in Miami Wednesday and it was discovered that in a secret compartment of his water bottle there was what appeared to be […]

NFC Championship Game Prediction

The New Orleans Saints have overcome the odds from the moment that the 2006 season started, and with a road win Sunday in Chicago can advance to the SuperBowl for the first time in their teams history. For the Bears, 2006 started with a bang, then it was a bump in the road before getting […]

Grimm The Best Choice to Steer Steelers Ship as Coach

In the end it will be one of the worst kept secrets in the NFL, but just as sure as we all knew that Bill Cowher was leaving the Steelers, the next head coach of the Black and Gold is just as much of a done deal. By weeks end, Steelers offensive line and assistant […]