NFL: Week 5 Sunday Afternoon Open Thread

Follow @arrowhead_one       NFL: Week 5 Sunday Afternoon Open Thread   It’s game time for the 5th week in the 2017 season of the National Football League. In AFC West, the Denver Broncos have a Bye Week so even if the Kansas City Chiefs lose in Houston tonight, they’re still in first place. The other teams joining Denver on the sidelines this weekend include Washington, Atlanta and New Orleans.   Also in the AFC West, the Baltimore Ravens are visiting the driver-less (Carr-less) Oakland Raiders and I won’t…

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Round, Round, Get Around the NFL

Follow @arrowhead_one     Let’s catch up on some recent events around the National Football League.       NFL Top 100 in Question The last of the top players, as voted on by players in the NFL, has been released and the top five look like this:   5. DE Khalil Mack 4. WR Antonio Brown 3. WR Julio Jones 2. OLB Von Miller 1. QB Tom Brady   For your information, the reigning NFL MVP ended up being ranked at #10: Matt Ryan. It hardly seems justifiable that…

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NFL Top 100: Eric Berry, Lucky 13

Follow @arrowhead_one The players in the National Football League have made known what we have all known for years: Eric Berry is one of the best Safeties in the league… and best player for that matter. In fact, there are only 12 players better than our Mr. Berry as the NFL Channel’s show called, “The Top 100 Players of 2017” has tallied the votes of other players and made Eric Berry the 13th best player in the NFL.   Here’s a short video on Berry:   👐 @Stuntman1429 ranks #️⃣1️⃣3️⃣…

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NFL: Chiefs Give Mac the Knife… Uh, the Axe

Follow @arrowhead_one     The Kansas City Chiefs have released their #1 wide receiver, Jeremy Maclin. Head Coach Andy Reid released this statement, from the mothership:   “These decisions are never easy, especially with a player like Jeremy who I’ve grown close with on and off the football field over the years. I have a lot of respect for the way he goes about his business and how he handles himself as a professional. I wish him the best of luck moving forward.” ~Andy Reid          …

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NFL: Timing is Everything in Acquiring a QBOTF

Follow @arrowhead_one     Some guys have all the luck Some guys have all the pain Some guys get all the breaks Some guys do nothing but complain ~Rod Stewart       It seems like some teams have all the luck in acquiring their quarterbacks of the future. The Green Bay Packers had Bart Starr and Brett Favre and now Aaron Rodgers. I recall when the 49ers had Joe Montana in place with Steve Young waiting in the wings. The Cowboys have had Don Meredith, Roger Staubach, Troy Aikman…

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NFL: The Kelce Effect

Follow @arrowhead_one       Travis Kelce is a budding superstar in the NFL who could potentially help lead the Kansas City Chiefs to the promised land in the near future. He can catch. He can block. He can dance. Come on, who doesn’t like the ferocity and charm he brings to the table. I am willing to bet that there are 31 other teams in the NFL who would love to have Mr. Kelce catching the ball for them.       I could go on and on about…

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Post Draft: JUST SAYIN’…

Follow @arrowhead_one Post Draft: JUST SAYIN’… By John Cooney, PASS2Win.com   THANK YOU… Mack Hollins, Eagles’ 4th round pick. What a pleasure watching your game cutups. You can thrive as a true difference-making wideout in Philly if they give you a full shot of offensive snaps. Alshon Jeffery is on a one-year prove-it deal and Hollins offers Jeffery size, Jeffery speed but a work-ethic far above that of the more ballyhooed new Eagles’ WR1.   So, just what are the Saints up to offensively? Trade away speedy WR Brandin Cooks,…

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