Week 17 of the NFL resulted in heartbreak, agony, and triumph for many teams battling for a playoff berth. When the dust cleared, three teams were able to do enough to clinch playoff spots, and three other teams had their seasons come to an end on their own home fields. One of those teams to clinch a spot is the Baltimore Ravens, led by rookie quarterback, Lamar Jackson. Continue Reading!
Coming out of Louisville, many scouts thought that Lamar Jackson should switch positions on account of his elite athleticism. However, Jackson decided to stick with the quarterback position, and his persistence allowed him to be drafted number 32 overall by the Baltimore Ravens. Continue Reading!
The SEC is set for a huge week because of four teams that all have the same goals of winning the SEC and of clinching a college football playoff birth. The consistent Crimson Tide of Alabama look to extend their playoff streak to 5 years in a row. The Tigers of LSU push to make their first appearance and establish themselves as a powerhouse again. The vengeful Georgia Bulldogs looks to get a shot at redemption from last year’s championship defeat. Lastly, the plucky underdog Kentucky Wildcats, who are one of the biggest surprises this season, look to prove this team is for real. Let’s break down what I am calling “The SEC Playoff.” Continue Reading!
Ohio State’s weaknesses as a team have been thrusted into the spotlight during these past few weeks. This all culminated with the drubbing that Ohio State just took on the road. The Purdue Boilermakers pulled an “Iowa” on Ohio State, as this is the second year in a row where the Buckeyes were blown out by a Big Ten West team that was wearing all black uniforms on the road. How did this happen? Continue Reading!