Smallthoughts: Guest Post …Cover2Chris…Why Las Vegas Deserve an NFL Team


Smallthoughtsinasportsworld is happy to have back guest Cover2Chris. On this post he gives his take on why Las Vegas Deserve an NFL team. The NFL is and has always been afraid of putting a franchise in Las Vegas, NV. From the outside looking in, these concerns in the past has been warranted especially when itContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Guest Post …Cover2Chris…Why Las Vegas Deserve an NFL Team”

Greg Hardy Should Not be playing Football …Ever


After reading the Deadspin article of what happened with Grady Hardy and Nicole Holder and seeing no remorse from Greg Hardy, the question is why is he playing football and Ray Rice is not? Why didn’t Roger Goodell stick to his 10 game suspension or if not raise it to the entire season? After readingContinue reading “Greg Hardy Should Not be playing Football …Ever”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Rants: Lenny Dykstra …who admitted on Colin Cowheard’s show the Herd that he hired private investigators to get the dirt on umpires so he can get good calls at home plate…how low can you get to do that ?Seriously? Talk about undermining the interigty of the sport and not to mention going so low asContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Is Roger Goodell out of Control? Can Curt Schilling learn to control what he says? Trent Richardson …how bad are you if the Raiders cut you? RG3 keep your Head up….Elvis Andrus …stole home  with  pitcher facing you? gutsy move! Rants: Roger Goodell…Is not a well liked man with the NFL owners right now. Every timeContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Rants : Detroit Tigers …for firing General manager Dave Dombrowski shortly after the trading dead line. The timing of it made no sense. Dave Dombrowski was with the Tigers for nearly 14 seasons. He guided Detroit to two American League pennants and four Central division titles. About the only thing Detroit didn’t do during his tenureContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

It’s Time for Tom Brady to let this go…DeFlate gate will only go flat from here


Everyone had been waiting (not so patiently I might add) for Roger Goodell’s decision on whether to over turn Tom Brady’s  suspension for deflating footballs. Well we now know…the suspension stands.End of story right? Not so fast …It has been reported that The NFLPA, via reports, has been planning to take the NFL to federalContinue reading “It’s Time for Tom Brady to let this go…DeFlate gate will only go flat from here”

NFL Took some of the Air out of the Patriots


Goodell did to the Patriots what the Patriots did to footballs …took some air out of them. Brady was suspended for 4 games the Patriots were fined 1 million dollars  and stripped of two draft picks, including a first-round selection in 2016. Some think this was too steep of a punishment for simple gamesmanship or thoughtContinue reading “NFL Took some of the Air out of the Patriots”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Rants:Adrian Peterson…this is a different time and place when it comes to child discipline. You don’t have to like it and yes maybe you were raised with tough physical discipline, but you in this day and age discipline your kids like you were back in the day. That is the message to Adrian Peterson andContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Adrian Peterson suspended for the Entire 2014 season


The picture above is the last you will see in 2014. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell who hasn’t had a good year regarding player conduct notified Adrian Peterson that he will be suspended for the rest of the 2014 season. He will be eligible for reinstatement April 15, 2015. Peterson has been charged with child abuseContinue reading “Adrian Peterson suspended for the Entire 2014 season”

AP Source: Video addressed to NFL security chief


By ROB MAADDI (AP Pro Football Writer) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The video of Ray Rice punching his fiancee inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league security chief Jeffrey Miller in April, a law enforcement official says.The NFL has repeatedly said no one with the league sawContinue reading “AP Source: Video addressed to NFL security chief”