Did Josh McDaniels punk the Colts out of revenge for Deflategate?

New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels was going to become the new head coach on the Indianapolis Colts until he decided he wasn’t. The Colts released an official statement on the matter: After agreeing to contract terms to become the Indianapolis Colts’ new head coach, New England Patriots assistant coach Josh McDaniels this evening informed … Continue reading “Did Josh McDaniels punk the Colts out of revenge for Deflategate?”

Martin Luther King Jr. refused to stand for the National Anthem?

Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. It’s the federal holiday set aside to honor the man who did so much to end systemic racism for our country. He was killed making this country better for children of all color. You know what he didn’t do? Kneel or show disrespect during the National Anthem. The New Yorker magazine … Continue reading “Martin Luther King Jr. refused to stand for the National Anthem?”

‘Sunday Night Football’ is taking a giant hit in the ratings

From CNN: NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” match up between the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers brought in 17.2 million viewers on Sunday night. That number was down 35% from last year’s Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants game, which was the most-watched prime time regular season since Thanksgiving 2015. Yes. NFL viewership is down. … Continue reading “‘Sunday Night Football’ is taking a giant hit in the ratings”

Marshawn Lynch sits for U.S. anthem, stands for Mexican anthem

The Oakland Raiders played a home game down in Mexico on Sunday, losing to the New England Patriots 33-8. The Raiders losing is nothing new. The big story coming out of Mexico City on Sunday was Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch. Marshawn Lynch stood for the Mexican National Anthem but sat for the American National Anthem. That’s just rude. … Continue reading “Marshawn Lynch sits for U.S. anthem, stands for Mexican anthem”

GQ names Colin Kaepernick its ‘Citizen of the Year’

I just learned GQ is still a magazine. I also learned they have named former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick its Citizen of the Year. Good for them. I’m glad a print magazine is still able to remain viable in 2017. I also value good citizenship. I’m just not sure what world GQ is living in if … Continue reading “GQ names Colin Kaepernick its ‘Citizen of the Year’”

The NFL could ban National Anthem protests if they wanted to

We’re currently in Week 9 of the National Football League 2017 schedule. It’s the ninth week in a row the league is allowing players to protest during the National Anthem. The only question at this point is why the NFL is allowing this stupid spectacle to continue. The idea the league doesn’t have total control of what … Continue reading “The NFL could ban National Anthem protests if they wanted to”