Middlekauff

By John Middlekauff In Middlekauff
Can J.J. Watt really win the MVP award? Yes he certainly could, but history is surely against him. Since 1986, the year Lawrence Taylor won the award, no defensive player has taken home the NFL MVP. Instead, it has been dominated by future HOF QB’s and RBs over the last 28 years. While not celebrated as much as QBs, the RBs in recent years have put together some amazing statistical seasons...

Harris

By John Harris In The Weekend That Was
Outside of the two early Big 12 games, the CFB weekend was dreadful, at least up until the late games. Or GAME. One game. It doesn’t always turn out this way, but the only true marquee game was THE game of the weekend. Heck, it was, arguably, the game of the YEAR. Sure, the Oct. 4 weekend was one of the craziest weekends in CFB history, but as a singular, unique football contest,...

Numerology

By Jake Langenkamp In Numerology
Line Saints -3 Over/Under: 49 Facts In keeping with their home and road performance of the past, the Saints are 3-0 at home and 0-4 on the road. Their offense has put up 38.5 more yards per game on offense and has held opponents to 69.7 fewer yards per game at home. In 2013, the Saints passing attack produced 67 plays that gained 20 yards or more, which ranked third in the...