I’M BACK FROM A SHORT 2017 SUMMER HIATUS

It's time for me to get back to work and talk about sports again. After a short summer break, I'll be rolling out the articles again just in time for the new College Football and NFL seasons. | July 25, 2017, 1:48pm ET

NFL – UH-OH, MORE TIE GAMES EXPECTED WITH NEW RULE TO SHORTEN OVERTIME

There are so many other ways the NFL could make OT more safe for players rather than shortening the actual time that could determine a victorious team. | May 22, 2016, 11:31am ET

NFL – I HOPE MARSHAWN LYNCH COMES OUT OF RETIREMENT, FOR REAL THIS TIME

Beastmode is rumored to be mulling a comeback (again). He'd be a perfect fit for his hometown Raiders, and his addition would make them a legit Super Bowl team. | March 22, 2017, 5:17pm ET

NFL – THE SUPER BOWL 51 CHAMPIONS WHO DECLINE THE WHITE HOUSE VISIT COULD BE MISSING A HUGE OPPORTUNITY

The traditional White House visit could be an opportunity for the boycotting players to help us come together as a nation when we need it the most. | Feb 19, 2017, 1:45pm ET

NFL – SUPER BOWL 51 PICK & THOUGHTS ON ALL THE ANNOYING HYPE

I ranted and then I chose the Atlanta Falcons to win Super Bowl 51. | Feb 5, 2017, 11:58am ET

NFL – 2016 POST SEASON CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

I think the Falcons and Patriots will be heading to Houston for Super Bowl 51. | Jan 22, 2017, 10:56am ET

NFL – 2016 POST SEASON DIVISIONAL PLAYOFF GAMES 3 & 4

I'm 5-1 heading into the 2nd round of Divisional Playoff games. Today I like the Steelers and Cowboys to advance, but anything can happen. | Jan 15, 2017, 1:47pm ET

NFL – 2016 POST SEASON DIVISIONAL PLAYOFF GAMES 1 & 2

It's Divisional Playoff weekend. See why I think the Seahawks and Patriots will win games 1 & 2. | Jan 14, 2017, 1:52pm ET

NFL – 2016 POST SEASON WILD CARD GAMES 3 & 4

In this column, I predict the Steelers and Packers will win the last 2 wild card games of the post season. | Jan 8, 2017, 12:41pm ET

NFL – 2016 POST SEASON WILD CARD GAMES 1 & 2

NFL Wild Card Weekend is upon us for the 2016 post season. Read why I think the Texans and Seahawks will win the first 2 games. | Jan 7, 2017, 2:38pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 17 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Matt Ryan, Isaiah Crowell, Michael Thomas, Markus Golden, Tyreek Hill and the Arizona Cardinals finish out my weekly column for the season. | Jan 5, 2017, 5:49pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 16 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Sam Bradford, Jay Ajayi, Adam Thielen, Jalen Ramsey, Jamie Mader, and Trevor Siemian all made the list this week. | Dec 29, 6:12pm ET

NFL – MY PICK FOR 2016 MVP: DAK PRESCOTT

There is no clear MVP this season. But I think the Dallas Cowboys backup quarterback turned rookie starter is the winner, particularly due to intangibles he has brought to the team. | Dec 27, 11:06pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 15 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Drew Brees, Ty Montgomery, Brandin Cooks, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Chris Boswell and Blake Bortles are on the stats list this week. | Dec 22, 3:17pm ET

NFL – FORMER PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Fritz Pollard

You may never have heard of him before, but like Jackie Robinson was a groundbreaker in baseball, Pollard paved the way for African-Americans in college football and the NFL. | Dec 20, 4:53pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 14 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Tom Brady, Chris Hogan, Le'Veon Bell, Nick Novak, Vic Beasley, Jr. and the Jacksonville Jaguars all stood out to me Week 14. | Dec 15, 3:50pm ET

WHICH ATHLETES COULD USE A VISIT FROM THE GHOSTS OF CHRISTMAS PAST?

The story of “A Christmas Carol” is about transformation, redemption and reconnection. Which athletes could benefit from taking a look back before going forward? | Dec 13, 5:49pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 13 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Joe Flacco, LeSean McCoy, Ty Hilton, Eric Berry, Akiem Hicks, and Odell Beckham, Jr. were the stand outs for me Week 13. | Dec 7, 3:44pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 12 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Kirk Cousins, Mark Ingram, Emmanuel Sanders, Justin Tucker, Justin Houston & the Chicago Bears Receiving Corps | Dec 6, 5:31pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 11 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Kirk Cousins, Le'Veon Bell, Rishard Matthews, Xavier Rhodes, Roberto Aguayo, and Kickers, League-Wide made my list this week. | Nov 23, 6:14pm ET

NFL – FOOTBALL IS MY THANKSGIVING RESPITE

When most Americans envision their perfect Thanksgiving, they probably imagine a dining table full of good food surrounded by family and friends. But mine also involves watching football. | Nov 21, 6:05pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 10 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Ben Roethlisberger, DeMarco Murray, Stefon Diggs, Kam Chancellor, Eric Berry, Jay Cutler - all players with interesting stats this week. | Nov 17, 1:26pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 9 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Colin Kaepernick, Melvin Gordon, Robert Woods, Landon Collins, Matt Prater and Brock Osweiler are topics of discussion this week. | Nov 10, 4:58pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 8 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Derek Carr, Amari Cooper, Jordan Howard, Star Lotulelei, Adam Vinatieri and the Denver Broncos Offense are included in this week's list. | Nov 3, 12:27pm ET

NFL – SHOULD GAMES END IN A TIE?

Earlier this year, I picked on the NFL’s Overtime Rules and their reliance on the dreaded Coin Toss. Now, I’m going to find fault with overtime games in the regular season ending in ties. | Oct 28, 10:53am ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 7 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

This week Andrew Luck, Jay Ajayi, Julio Jones, Landon Collins, Lorenzo Alexander and Joey Bosa landed on the list. | Oct 27, 4:21pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 6 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Drew Brees, Jay Ajayi, Odell Beckham, Jr., Dak Prescott, Marcus Peters and the San Francisco 49ers stuck out statistically this week. | Oct 19, 5:37pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 5 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Tom Brady, David Johnson, Greg Olsen, Vic Beasley, Dallas Cowboys Rushing Offense and Odell Beckham, Jr. made my list this week. | Oct 13, 5:35pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 4 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Matt Ryan, Julio Jones, Le'Veon Bell, Cameron Heyward, Ryan Fitzpatrick, New England Patriots Team are all on the list this week. | Oct 6, 4:12pm ET

NFL – 2016 WEEK 3 – STATS THAT STICK OUT

Jameis Winston, Devonta Freeman, Marvin Jones, Dustin Hopkins, Everson Griffen and the Pittsburgh Steelers are on the list this week. | Sept 29, 5:13pm ET