2017 NFL Week 12 Recap

  Vikings – 30 Lions – 23 If there’s any NFL team that was giving thanks on Turkey Day was Minnesota.  They are giving thanks for having the best backup QB in the league in Case Keenum and for establishing a choke-hold on winning the NFC North with a three-game lead over the second-place Lions. …

2017 NFL Week 11 Recap

Titans – 17 Steelers – 40 The Steelers had their first 5-sack, 4-interception game in 33 years and the four picks were their most in a game since 1997.  Ben Roethlisberger threw for 299 yards and four touchdowns, three to Antonio Brown, and the Pittsburgh Steelers pulled away from the Tennessee Titans in a victory…

GWS’ 2017 NFL Week 11 Picks

We are in Week 11 of the NFL season and Thanksgiving is days away. Where did the time go?  Anyway, as  the season continues, the parity spreads.  There’s a few teams at the very bottom, some just above, a lot in the middle and more than usual at the top.  It’s very interesting how everything…

A Russell Westbrook fan gets incredibly realistic tattoo

  Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook had an incredible 2016-17 season.  The fiery guard successfully pulled off an amazing historical campaign by averaging a triple-double for the season, being the only player to do so since the days of Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson.  The feat made Westbrook a fan-favorite not just here in…

2017 NFL Week 10 Recap

Seahawks – 22 Cardinals – 16 Was Seattle’s WR Doug Baldwin wrong when he said “Thurday Night Football should be illegal”?  After watching CB Richard Sherman‘s season end with a torn Achilles, that might still be intact had he not played two games in five days.  Something to think about. Meanwhile, Russell Wilson threw two…

Tennessee fires head coach Butch Jones

The Butch Jones era is over after five seasons in which he restored Tennessee’s program to respectability, only to watch it regress this year after back-to-back nine-win seasons.  Former Michigan coach Brady Hoke, a recent addition to Jones’ staff as a defensive line coach, has been named the interim coach. Hoke also have head coach experience at San…