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Browns Select Myles Garrett with First Pick

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

The first round of the NFL Draft is in full swing with the Cleveland Browns kicking things off.  The Browns were a really bad team this past season who had a lot of needs to address.  Many pointed to a lack of an established quarterback as the biggest problem, however with the Browns being the Browns, they had other ideas. …

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Tony Romo Leaving Football, Staying on Television

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

One of the most criticized and possibly under appreciated players over the past decade has announced he will be stepping away from football.  Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo announced that he would be stepping away from the game.  ESPN is reporting that after only playing in five games this past season, it would be best for his health and his …

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Seahawks Find New Beastmode

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

When Marshawn Lynch announced his retirement from the NFL we all realized that the Seahawks offense would not be the same, however, they were definitely underestimating Lynch’s impact.  Without Lynch in the backfield the Seahawks struggled to run the ball.  Top team rusher Christine Michael only had 469 yards for the year.  As a unit, the team only had 1,591 rushing …

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Darrelle Revis Facing Serious Legal Accusations

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

The New York Jets were a disaster all season.  The regression from quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick kept the Jets offense from ever taking off and the lost step by cornerback Darrelle Revis did not help.  Unfortunately, Revis has found himself in a lot more trouble than getting burnt by wide receivers. Revis will be appearing in court this upcoming week in …

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San Diego Developer Offers to Build NFL “Alternative” Stadium

In Football by Dylan Walker

Allowing two teams to go to Los Angeles caused the NFL to lose an important piece of leverage for future stadium deals. However, if one San Diego resident has his way, the city that lost one of those teams could take over as the next possible relocation.  According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, developer and former owner of the …

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Why Wasn’t Tom Brady Painted As A Villain?

In Football by Rebecca Mills

Earlier this week, 3 New England Patriots players told the media they would not be visiting the White House. The three, Martellus Bennett, Devin McCourty and Dont’a Hightower, will all be skipping while James White is also said to be considering skipping the trip. Chris Long and LeGarrette Blount have also announced that they will not be attending the Team’s trip. …

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Tom Brady Cements Legacy as Greatest of All-Time

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

The New England Patriots are Super Bowl 51 champions after defeating the Atlanta Falcons, 34-28.  The game ended with a huge bang, being the only Super Bowl game in history to ever go to overtime.  It only took one drive in overtime for Brady to win his fifth ring and fourth Super Bowl MVP title.  Brady was able to lead …

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Why The Atlanta Falcons Will Be Super Bowl 51 Champions

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

The Atlanta Falcons are a really good team.  You probably wouldn’t know it because they have some how flown under the radar. However, they are one of the most complete teams in recent memory.  Quarterback Matt Ryan has had a sensational season and was just crowned MVP of the season.  It was not much of a surprise when you look …

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The Case For Derek Carr As MVP

In Football by Rebecca Mills

While there are a lot of nominees for the league MVP this year, one name really stands out. Derek Carr is easily the best choice to be league MVP even though he didn’t play in all 16 games this year, however, Carr’s reason for not playing was due to injury and not suspension like Brady or Bell. Regardless, Carr is …

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The Case Against Matt Ryan As MVP

In Football by Rebecca Mills

While Ashleigh made a great argument for Matt Ryan, the case against Matt Ryan as MVP is pretty simple. The question is if the Atlanta Falcons would have been as great without Matt Ryan and the answer is yes. While Ryan did throw for almost 5,000 yards and almost 40 touchdowns, he had a lot of secret weapons that guys …