Steelers bench QB Mitch Trubisky for Kenny Pickett

Kenny Pickettphoto: Getty Images It only took 3 ½ games for Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin to decide he’d seen enough of Mitch Trubisky. Tomlin couldn’t have chosen a better time to make the switch than during their Week 4 tilt with the New York Jets at home in Pittsburgh. Pickett got a mega … Read more

Here are the bad beats from last night’s Steelers-Browns game

This play wasn’t what you wanted if you bet the underImage: Getty Images Sports betting is a cruel, fickle mistress. One day, you’re elated after hitting a two-game parlay, the next you lose all your money plus your dog and your firstborn. It’s an emotional rollercoaster that either goes off the rails or ends in … Read more

Steelers vs. Browns on Amazon

Let’s see how long Mitch Trubisky lasts as the Pittsburgh Steelers’ starting QBImage: Getty Images Amazon wants its Thursday Night Football games to be a Monday or Sunday night event as bad as Cleveland wants a Super Bowl. Well, maybe not that bad, but still pretty bad. Tonight’s game between Pittsburgh and Cleveland features one … 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

Matt Ryan and Joe Burrow overslept and missed the first 3 quarters of Week 1

Both Joe Burrow and Matt Ryan got off to a reaaaally slow start.Image: Getty Images It takes a second for muscle memory to kick in when you haven’t played a game in eight months. Joe Burrow and Matt Ryan seemed to forget that in the NFL, you can’t wait until the fourth quarter to focus … Read more

Mitch Trubisky has one more chance with Pittsburgh Steelers

Will Mitch Trubisky stick in Pittsburgh?Image: Getty Images Mitch Trubisky is getting another shot in the NFL as a starting quarterback. Not a bad feel-good story for Week 1. It’s hard to be the first quarterback taken at No. 2 in a draft in which Patrick Mahomes was selected eight picks later, especially being that … Read more

Commanders could look to Sam Howell as QB of the future

Image: Getty Images Entering his junior season at Chapel Hill, Sam Howell had NFL Draft experts salivating. He and Spencer Rattler were thought to be the franchise-changing quarterbacks of the 2022 class. quickly How they both fell out of favor. Rattler lost his starting job at Oklahoma and transferred to South Carolina to re-establish his … Read more

Mike Tomlin should get it over with and just start Kenny Pickett

Kenny Pickettphoto: Getty Images “What is this if not betrayal? She felt you after me knowing you’re not ready, knowing you would likely die. Mommy was very bad.” – Raoul Silva Anytime you can work a Javier Bardem”skyfall” quote into an article, you might as well make it the thesis of your piece. This is … Read more

What are the odds an offensive lineman wins Rookie of the Year?

Ravens’ rookie center Tyler Linderbaum has the best odds (+15000) of any lineman to win Rookie of the Getty Images An offensive lineman has never won the NFL’s Offensive Rookie of the Year Award. Is that a tragedy? Or does it make sense? Offensive linemen rarely ever score touchdowns, pick up yards, or do … Read more

Seahawk’s initial depth chart has Geno Smith as starting QB

Image: AP “What if — and this is purely hypothetical — we float out an unofficial depth just to see how they react?” — (Probably) Pete Carroll buzzing around a 3 am coaches meeting, a few Adderall and five sugar-free Red Bulls deep, trying to figure out how to ease Seattle fans into a reality … Read more