Tag: NFC

Who are the 2015 NFL playoff darkhorse teams?

It seems that every season there is one or two teams that get into the playoffs that didn’t make it the year before, or hadn’t been in a while. Last season the Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals, Detroit Lions, Baltimore Ravens, and Pittsburgh Steelers all made that list. Here are some candidates for the 2015 NFL playoff darkhorse teams. Kansas City Chiefs The Chiefs finished last season just a game out of the Wild Card game. With one of the top backs, leading the history of the NFL in yards-per-game in Jamaal Charles, and the addition of Jeremy Maclin, they have a...

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The biggest NFL storylines as we approach the regular season

The 2015 regular season is just days away. What are the biggest NFL storylines as we gear up for the Thursday Night Football opener between the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers? As the last week of the preseason is in the books and 53-man rosters are starting to take form, most teams won’t risk putting their starters on the field this week and it’ll be more about the back half of each roster. The Buffalo Bills released Fred Jackson, the guy with the third-most rushing yards ever for the franchise. Even though he was the league’s oldest running back at 34, it still...

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Redskins Trent Williams & Seahawks Richard Sherman: Mushed

I spent my Sunday afternoon watching NFL football in sweat pants and a Cal hoodie with my friend Alicia Jay of TallSWAG. We were complete bums and it was awesome. As we watched the Washington Redskins completely unfold I’d had enough. I can’t stand Pete Carroll for a few reasons and it all started during his tenure as the head coach at USC. I thought I’d gotten over it and then the Green Bay Packers got robbed by the Seattle Seahawks at the hands of the replacement refs. I can’t stand him or the Seahawks but I respect that...

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