UPDATE: Branden Albert Pulls a Brett Favre

Last week, Jaguars offensive tackle Branden Albert surprisingly retired from the NFL. He had a rocky start with Jacksonville, failing to show up for any organized team activities and retiring just days into training camp. That retirement turned out to be short-lived as ESPN’s Adam Caplan has announced that Albert will return to the Jaguars,…

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Counterargument: Jameis Winston Is Better Than Marcus Mariota

This is in response to an article posted by Brooklyn Beat Editor-In-Chief Justin Worsley. Worsley asserts, in the article, that the second overall pick in the 2015 draft, Marcus Mariota, has proven to be superior than the No. 1 pick, Jameis Winston. Worsley points out Mariota’s superior running skills and deep ball, as well as…

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Marcus Mariota is Better Than Jameis Winston

Two years ago, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Tennessee Titans hit rock bottom. Both teams owned a 2-14 record and the top two picks in the draft, with Tampa selecting first overall. Both teams would eventually take their quarterback of the future for Heisman Trophy winners, Tampa took Florida State’s Jameis Winston while the Titans…

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Here are the Other Quarterbacks Miami Considered Before Cutler

Jay Cutler is officially a Miami Dolphin, but before he was signed today, the Dolphins brass threw out some interesting names.   Among QB names Dolphins considered before discarding for multiple reasons in favor of Cutler: Kaepernick, Tebow, Orton. — Armando Salguero (@ArmandoSalguero) August 6, 2017 While Colin Kaepernick was an expected name, Kyle Orton…

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Vontaze Burfict is a Horrible Teammate, Too

Bengals linebacker Vontze Burfict has always had a reputation as a dirty player, but now his reputation has hit new heights: he is now going after his own teammates.   #Kerfuffle Burfict goes low on Gio. RBs coach Caskey not happy.#Bengals pic.twitter.com/DZ8Ae11cgM — Jay Morrison (@JayMorrisonCMG) August 1, 2017 According to ESPN, this was a…

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The Astros are the Obvious Losers of the Trade Deadline

By all accounts, the trade deadline this year was a dud, and this winter’s free agency class will be too. With a lack of any elite-level player available, it was a seller’s market and the most significant prospect to change teams was Eloy Jimenez, who was shipped to the White Sox for Jose Quintana. Unless…

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LaVar Ball Needs to Stay in His Lane

I have spent most of the last six months being a silent spectator to LaVar Ball and his show-stealing antics but, on the heels of his latest stunt, I felt compelled to write a piece on the polarizing figure that is Ball and how I, as a high school and travel coach feel about his…

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