All the attention in the NFL has been put on the SuperBowl as it is a battle between the NFL’s No.1 offense and the NFL’s No.1 defense, but there is a game played before it that is quite fun as well. That game is the Pro Bowl in Orlando that celebrates the best NFL players of the year. Here’s what the AFC and NFC players had to say when asked about their disappointments and achievements of the year.
Super Bowl LIV is just three weeks away and yesterday I broke down the complicated ins and outs of free agency. Today I’m going to break down the top upcoming free agents at several positions. A lot of these players will likely be given the franchise or transition tag assuming they don’t reach a long term deal before free agency begins.
Entering the 2019 season the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had hopes of making the playoffs. In reality, they were never playoff contenders. The season was highlighted by three things. One, Jameis Winston because the first quarterback in NFL history to throw for 30 plus touchdowns and 30 plus interceptions. Ironically, the Buccaneers’ season ended in overtime against the Atlanta Falcons on a pick-six that gave Winston his 30th interception of the season. Two, Chris Godwin‘s breakout season. Despite missing 2.5 games because of a hamstring injury, Godwin finished third in the league with 1,333 receiving yards. The duo of him and Mike Evans might be the best in the league. Three, Shaquil Barrett had a breakout season, leading the league with 19.5 sacks. Entering the season he had 14 career sacks.
Through four weeks in the National Football League, three unbeaten teams remain: the San Francisco 49ers, New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs. Six winless teams also remain. Who impressed and who disappointed this week? Tyler, Anthony, and Austin once again bring you their picks for offensive and defensive player of the week, breakout player of the week, disappointment of the week, as well as some storylines you should be following.
We’re back again with our choices for offensive player of the week, defensive player of the week, breakout player of the week, disappointing performance of the week, and storylines to follow after an interesting week three in the NFL. Continue reading →