Bengals, Falcons, Titans, Panthers, Raiders: Ranking the 0-2 teams

1. Tennessee Titans Image: Getty Images The most thing concerning the Titans’ blowout loss to the Bills on Monday was the defense’s continued inability to stop the run. Tennessee has allowed the second most yards (339) in the league, ceding six yards per carry, also the second-worst mark in the NFL. I understand that the … Read more

Tua Tagovailoa’s breakout game doesn’t equal future success

Yourphoto: Getty Images Trailing 35-14 heading into the fourth quarter, the Miami Dolphins scored 28 points in the final frame to cap off a remarkable comeback against the Baltimore Ravens. Miami quarterback Tua Tagovailoa had six touchdown passes on the day, marking just his second career game with more than two passing touchdowns and his … Read more

Bears, Texans are favorites among underdog bets

Bear with me.Image: Getty Images After a Week 1 that saw bettors nail their underdog pick of the week — Chicago over San Francisco — gamblers are riding the hot hand and rolling with Da Bears once again in Week 2 to take down their “owner” Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. However, this … Read more

Geno Smith was always a starting QB

If you think Geno Smith’s performance Monday night was a fluke, you haven’t been paying attention. After Geno led the Seahawks to a big upset of Russell Wilson and the Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks fans can expect more of the same. Why? Because years of hidden evidence point to it. After his first year and … Read more

Chris Paul, LeBron show Brady, Aaron Rodgers how to wield influence

Chris Paul and LeBron James spoke out about Sarver’s slap on the wristphoto: Getty Images We could argue all day about who the bigger puddle of vomit come to life is: Dan Snyder or Robert Sarver? The allegations against both are heinous, and no one in their right mind would voluntarily work under them if … Read more

Top WR nearly as valuable as top QB

AJ Brown (left)photo: Getty Images Do you remember the wide receiver carousel of the offseason? Do you remember when star wideouts were being moved like they were 30-year-old NBA players with a salary-matching contract (looking at you Trevor Ariza)? Do you remember when teams not to pay their best pass-catchers because they didn’t think they … Read more

Denver Broncos, Russell Wilson lose to Seattle Seahawks

We’ll see if Nathaniel can hack it as a head coachphoto: Getty Images There is more that goes into being a head coach of an NFL team than I can possibly imagine. But then, no one’s paying me several million (feel free to though!) to learn all the things it takes and be good at … Read more

Los Angeles Rams’ title defense off to rocky start with loss to Bills

Buffalo looked more Super Bowl contender than the defending champsphoto: Getty Images The NFL has the longest offseason in American sports. Thursday’s season opener was 207 days after the Rams won Super Bowl LVI. The hype surrounding Los Angeles entering the 2022 season was palpable. According to Caesars, the Rams have the fifth-best odds to … Read more

Lamar Jackson and Baltimore Ravens unable to reach agreement

Lamar Jackson is betting on himself this seasonphoto: Getty Images Lamar Jackson sees its market value. With the bank accounts of proven starting quarterbacks soaring, and the number of them throughout the NFL fluctuating, the Ravens starter is one of two former NFL MVPs to be active and not past their prime. Jackson is the … Read more

Is new Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson’s best behind him?

This man has never received an MVP votephoto: Getty Images The odds have always been stacked higher than Russell Wilson’s 5-foot-11 frame. A decade into his NFL career, he’s vanquished the skeptics who thought he was too short to excel under center behind towering offensive linemen. Wilson’s high release which prevents defensive linemen from batting … Read more