Photo Credit: http://www.reviewjournal.com Penn State University’s football program had a rich history of winning. Well, until 2011, before all of their wins were vacated from the record books. Defensive Back coach Jerry Sandusky received 48 charges on accounts of sexual assault. He was found guilty of violating at least 10 kids over a span of 15 years within the Penn State football athletic facilities. As I mentioned earlier, … Continue reading Genetically Tied?
Photo Credit: The Undefeated The Philadelphia Eagles finished the 2017 season at 7-9, last place in the NFC East. While they missed the playoffs after a 3-0 start to the season there is a lot to be excited about in Philadelphia. Here are my 2016 end of season grades for the Eagles Offense. Offensive Line: LT Jason Peters: Grade: A- The Body Guard has been … Continue reading Eagles Offensive Grades
Photo Credit: Sporting News In an Earlier article I gave out grades to the majority of the Eagles offense. Here are my grades for the Eagles defense. Defensive Line: LE Connor Barwin: Grade: D+ Stats: 34 Total Tackles, 5.0 Sacks, 1 Forced Fumble Connor Barwin had trouble making the shift from a 3-4 Outside Linebacker to a 4-3 Defensive End. He had made the adjustments … Continue reading Eagles Defensive Grades
Photo Credit: ESPN The Philadelphia Eagles finished the 2016/17 NFL Season with a 7-9 record, finishing in last place in the NFC East. The Eagles are young and talented in all 3 phases of the game but there are some key pieces that are missing from this team on both offense and defense. The Eagles had the worst Wide Receiver Corps in all of Football … Continue reading Eagles Perfect Offseason
Photo Credit: Sports Illustrated Philadelphia is considered to be one of the biggest sports cities in all of the United States of America. Fans are passionate about every team that represents the City of Brotherly Love. Although it hasn’t been easy for Philly fans to watch their teams over the past few years. The Eagles went 10-6 in both of the first two years of … Continue reading The Roaring (20)20’s of Philadelphia
Photo Credit: Cavs.com With the 2017 NBA-All-Star Weekend one week away, it is time for a preview of the weekend and who to watch. BBVA Compass Rising Star Challenge – The Rising Star Challenge opens the weekend this Friday and provides a look at the NBA stars of tomorrow. This year’s challenge is in the hands of D’Angelo Russell of the Los Angeles Lakers, and … Continue reading NBA All-Star 2017 Preview and Predictions
Photo Credit: thesportspost.com Major League Baseball has made a proposal to the players’ union to raise the bottom of the strike zone by 2 inches. The strike out record for a single season has been broken in 9 consecutive seasons and the majority of these strike outs have occurred at the bottom of the strike zone..In 2011, 24 percent of taken strikes occurred at the bottom of … Continue reading MLB should raise Strike Zone