Trouble in Paradise?

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I just want to make something clear REAL quick.  The definition of “trouble” for New England is unequivocally different than anywhere else.  Since Tom Brady started his first game for the New England Patriots in 2001, the team has only missed the playoffs twice, and in one of those years (2008), Brady was injured in Week 1, and did not play the rest of the season.  That’s 15 playoff appearances in 17 seasons.

Another way of looking at it? In that same amount of time, the Buffalo Bills have made the playoffs once, and lost their only playoff game in the Wild Card round.

Nevertheless, after losing 34-10 to the Tennessee Titans, things are not going as good as they should, and I think it needs to be talked about.

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Who to Watch (November 9 – November 15)

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Week 2 of everyone’s new favorite series: Who to Watch.  This week, our focus is over the upcoming week of November 9 through November 15.  Week 10 of the NFL season, and over 10% into the NBA season, basketball and football is the focus going forward (maybe we’ll do a Winter Classic piece, let us know).

With that, lets see who Nick, Fredy, Andy, and Kerm are keeping an eye out for this upcoming week. Continue reading “Who to Watch (November 9 – November 15)”

Dez Bryant to Saints : Hit or Miss?

Dez to the Saints makes a whole lotta sense. When your second and third leading receivers behind Michael Thomas (880 yards) are Kamara and Watson, you could always use help. The Saints have a good running game and a balanced offense that could cut you up for 35 point a game (their average) whenever they want. They’re second in the league in scoring, so what do they need Dez for? Continue reading “Dez Bryant to Saints : Hit or Miss?”