SmallThoughts: Old School Tuesday, Jerry Rice …the Greatest Wide receiver ever?

If Joe Montana is the standard to which quarterbacks are measured against then his hall of fame teammate and wide receiver Jerry is the standard that every wide receiver is measured against. He is the all time leader in about every major categories for wide receivers and the all-time NFL leader in receptions, touchdown receptions,Continue reading “SmallThoughts: Old School Tuesday, Jerry Rice …the Greatest Wide receiver ever?”

Old School Tuesday looks back at O.J. Simpson

There was a time when O.J. Simpson wasn’t a national joke, yes there was a time when he was one of the greatest running backs in the history of Football. He was blessed with a blend of size speed and power. Very few defensive players brought down the Juice as Simpson was known then. SoContinue reading “Old School Tuesday looks back at O.J. Simpson”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants:Cleveland Browns how could they not be at the top of this week’s rant list? How do you trade a stud running back at 23 and see that you are building for sustainable success for the future? Seriously? This idea that when a new regime takes over they have to bring in their own guysContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Morning Quarterbacking Jets / Giants tale of two teams

Week one of the NFL season is now in the books with more twist and turns and more story lines than a soap opera. Locally in the New York area this is even more the case. Both the Jets and Giants did the unthinkable …the Jets won Geno Smith played well and the Giants wentContinue reading “Morning Quarterbacking Jets / Giants tale of two teams”

Made for TV… The NFL

Lights, action, cameras …roll’em it is the start of the NFL football season and it’s partner …TV could not be happier. Yes TV and the NFL are partners in the business sense of the word. NFL ratings are the highest that TV gets esecially prime time and of course the SuperBowl. Thursday night started theContinue reading “Made for TV… The NFL”

The Jets name Geno Smith starter

To the surprise of no one the New York Jets have named Geno Smith their week one starter. As if ex jet Darrelle Revis wasn’t already lickiing his chops at the the thought of playing against the Jets, seeing the rookie QB will really get him going. The fact that it took this long toContinue reading “The Jets name Geno Smith starter”

Are we learning anything from the fall of grace of others?

The sports world at one time gave the appearence of being a release from the daily routine of life. There was a time you went to a game or watched it on tv and forgot about your worries and were amazed by the sheer feats of your sports heroes. Sports and the realworld were twoContinue reading “Are we learning anything from the fall of grace of others?”

SmallThoughts:Rants and Raves

Rants- Aaron Hernandez just goes to show you can never tell what a person is like in their personal life. Now there is another report that ties him to another murder. It only seems to get worse for the now former New England Patriot and NFL player. Rants- Chip Kelly for doing what coaches doContinue reading “SmallThoughts:Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Chad Johnson for not remembering he was in a court of law not a football field, slapping your lawyer on the rear maybe funny on a football field but iin a courtroom in front of a judge doesn’t fly real well. Rants: Magic Johnson, Charles Barkley, don’t get me wrong I love Magic JohnsonContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”