When the Miami Dolphins traded for Brandon Marshall earlier this week, I thought that the one player who would benefit the most was Ted Ginn Jr. I believed that his speed would become a true weapon with Marshall commanding extra attention, and I was sure that he would have his breakout season with the Dolphins. More »
Well football fans, we’re at our final day of the 2009 BlitzNation End of the Year Special, it’s been an exciting ride the last few days as we’ve looked back on all the big events in the National Football League in 2009. I’m sure we’ve got another intriguing year ahead of us as well in professional football, but let’s take a look back one more time at this past year. More »
It’s day three of our 2009 End of the Year Special here on BlitzNation, and we’ve had an exciting start thus far. The last two days have been focused around games and players of the year, but today, we turn our attention to the news stories that rocked the NFL landscape this season. While not all of these stories were earth-shattering, or all that surprising, they were still stories that changed the way the 2009 NFL season would play out. More »
This one sort of surprised me a little, as the San Francisco 49ers have officially dropped the tampering charges against the New York Jets. The Niners were a little concerned a while back that the Jets had been tampering with Michael Crabtree, but I guess they aren’t all that concerned anymore. More »
I just finished reading an article by Gregg Easterbrook on ESPN.com that suggested that Michael Crabtree could be a key reason why the San Francisco 49ers have been struggling to win lately. By reading his article, it only confirmed something that I believed about Crabtree prior to him signing with the Niners. What I am referring to is the attitude that Crabtree possesses and how it does not fit with what Mike Singletary is trying to preach to his young team about team unity. More »
Former #1 overall draft pick Alex Smith is getting one last chance to prove he’s not one of the biggest busts the NFL has ever seen. On Monday, San Francisco 49ers head coach Mike Singletary announced his decision to start Smith over Shaun Hill, who was benched at halftime of Sunday’s 24-21 loss to the Texans. More »
It’s that time again, folks. It’s time to get those fantasy football lineups ready for another great weekend of football games. Here are some of the not-so-obvious players that I’d start and sit for week 7.
Remember: Six teams are on their bye week, including the Ravens, Broncos, Lions, Jaguars, Seahawks, and Titans. More »
It’s that time again! Due to all the previous success my first article had, especially being posted on USA Today, I decided it was necessary to continue with the “Soap Opera” segment. Part I consisted of Tony Romo, Chad Ochocinco, Mike Vick, Brett Favre, and Tom Brady. With those five players covered, it’s time to look elsewhere for “The Next Soap Opera Star In the NFL”, and I’m sure you will enjoy these five players. More »
Well it looks like someone is ready to get in on the winning action in San Francisco. That’s right ladies and gents, Michael Crabtree is about to officially sign with the 49ers.
Now as I sit around thinking about this long drawn out process, I ask myself why. Why did Crabtree take so long to sign? And these are the only three reasons I came up with: More »
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