Six or Seven Scintillating Sports Tidbits a Week After the Super Blowout
Feb09

Six or Seven Scintillating Sports Tidbits a Week After the Super Blowout

1. Don’t Believe the Score Seattle destroyed Denver; if you are unaware of this I question why you are reading a sports blog. (But not you mom!) I am in the minority of people, but I do not believe Seattle was significantly better than Denver. There were two key moments that ended the game: a. The poor snap and subsequent safety rattled Payton. He was focused and ready to play with a game plan in place. The safety interrupted his...

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NFL Draft Scouting Profiles: Jimmy Garoppolo
Feb03

NFL Draft Scouting Profiles: Jimmy Garoppolo

Jimmy Garoppolo, a quarterback out of tiny Eastern Illinois University, is not a well known commodity by casual fans. However, despite playing in relative obscurity, Garoppolo has shown over his college career that regardless of where he plays his college ball, he is an NFL caliber player. Ladies and gentlemen, meet Jimmy Garoppolo, the best player you’ve never heard of. The Good Garoppolo has tremendous accuracy, and has some...

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Meet Pierre Desir, the Best Cornerback in the 2014 NFL Draft
Jan29

Meet Pierre Desir, the Best Cornerback in the 2014 NFL Draft

If the name Pierre Desir doesn’t ring a bell, don’t worry, a lot of people have never even heard of Desir before. It’s a true shame, however, that not many people have heard of this guy before. Especially considering just how talented he is; he’s so talented in fact, he’s easily the best cornerback in the 2014 NFL Draft. While guys like Darqueze Dennard and Bradley Roby garner the most attention, Desir is...

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Chane Behanan transferring to Colorado State
Jan27

Chane Behanan transferring to Colorado State

Former Louisville power forward Chane Behanan will finish his college career as a Colorado State Ram. The 6-6 Behanan averaged 9.8 points per game and 6.5 rebounds per game last year, as the Cardinals rode their momentum and defeated Michigan in the National Championship. Behanan was released from the Louisville team in December, and decided to transfer to Colorado State to finish his college education. ”I wanted to get my...

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NFL Draft Scouting Profiles: Blake Bortles
Jan26

NFL Draft Scouting Profiles: Blake Bortles

The Good UCF quarterback Blake Bortles has caught the eye of the media due to his impressive late game heroics, and that is a great thing for the young QB. Scouts that otherwise wouldn’t have paid attention to Bortles are now intrigued with his poise and considerable potential for the future. Coming in at 6’3″ and 230 pounds, Bortles has the prototypical size you want in your young quarterback, he fits the mold of an...

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The Unheralded Brilliance of Connor Shaw
Jan26

The Unheralded Brilliance of Connor Shaw

Connor Shaw came to Columbia, South Carolina as a highly touted dual-threat quarterback who was supposed to replace then-starting signal caller Stephen Garcia.  Shaw graduated early from high school in order to participate in spring practice, and worked his way up to second string behind Garcia. He played in nine games as a true freshman, completing 23 passes for 223 yards on the year as well as 165 rushing yards.  Shaw got some...

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