Significant injuries from the weekend:
Greg Olsen - broken foot - 6-8 weeks
Vic Beasley - torn hamstring - 4-6 weeks
If the Falcons season goes to hell as a result, DFO CALLED IT!
HODOR - out for Week-3.
The NFL was denied an injunction to relieve the
Woof! So many delightful games! (I wrote this around noon-I have no idea) Here's a preview of another NFC Championship Game. I can hear the wailing and gnashing of teeth from Cowboys fans near and far. And yes, they have a point. We'll see how things shake out over the
The Cowboys/Broncos tilt is far and away the best game available here but I might sneak in some Jets/Raiders action when no one is looking. TO THE GAMES!
Mia/LAC: The Fins finally get a game under their collective belts and I can stuff some Ajayi into my lineup. The Clips lost pg Chris
Man, I had a great time on this very site yesterday while pretending to be a shut-in. All that was missing was a van to pick me up to get the weekly groceries. I'll just assume that the higher-ups are working on that. TO THE GAMES!
Chi/TB: Will qb Winston be
I hope you enjoyed last week's hefty smorgasbord, but the pickings are way the fuck thinner this weekend, at least the Saturday portion. Onwards we go, nonetheless!
Palace and Soton open things up (7:30, NBCSN), with the former sporting a new manager after collecting ZERO points from the first four fixtures. Saints have
If you've read this, then you were treated to ballsofsteelandfury and myself discussing the finer points of surfing earlier today. And you also already know I'm at the beach this week.
You also ALSO know that among other things this week, I've been getting back to surfing. It's been a while
Potato chips are the goddamned workhorse of the salty snack category. No matter if you're some frat dude hosting a poker game or a soccer mom looking to impress while hosting her very first Super Bowl Party ("Canapes, anyone?") there'll be a bowl of chips on some flat surface in
This year's Hall of Fame candidates were announced. There are 108 names in total eligible for shortlisting & unfortunate interviewing by Peter King.
First timers are led by Randy Moss, Brian Urlacher, Ronde Barber and Ray Lewis, who I know would kill to be included in the Hall.
Well, that was a full weekend of football & commenting. I don't know about you guys, but I need a couple of days to recharge.
Cardinals RB David Johnson needs wrist surgery & will miss 2-3 months.
They will place him on IR because, if the Cards are in
Scotchy worked hard all weekend on the liveblogs - 2149 comments! - so I thought I'd give him a break and tie tonight's matches into my usual falderal.
The NFL has filed an appeal of the injunction that's allowed Ezekiel Elliott to remain eligible to play the 2017 season.
Boy howdy has this been a day. I bid a very warm welcome to the new commenters that have done some quality yakking on this here blog earlier today. Strong start, fellas. Keep up with the funny. Me? I spent the majority of the day ignoring my family's wants and
[sucks Dorito dust off fingers, wipes half-eaten wings from front of shirt] Damn that was exciting stuff wasn't it? So much balling of foots! But wait! Don't get up. If you stay put on the couch in your torn ("But they're comfy.") pyjama bottoms there's more to come. So don't