Ja'Marr Chase has made playoff contenders out of the Cincinnati Bengals and believers out of Walkthrough with the greatest rookie season by a wide receiver in over 20 years, if not ever. Plus, Derrick Henry stiff-arms (and passes!) the Tennessee Titans into the Super Bowl discussion, lots of favorites clobber easy opponents, and Mike Tanier wonders where all the backdoor covers have gone.
Matthew Stafford faces the Detroit Lions for the first time, and the Specters of Lions Misery have convened to determine his fate. Also, the Kansas City Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens must overcome a pair of AFC upstarts, Tom Brady must overcome a team with Nick Foles on the roster, and Walkthrough must overcome a rather lackluster slate of Week 7 games!
We all know that passing wins Super Bowls and the running game is overrated. But the 2021 Philadelphia Eagles are taking things too far, and it's jeopardizing Jalen Hurts' development. Plus, a look at the best (and worst) teams in the NFL at passing over the middle, and a look at five unheralded defenders who will make an impact in Week 7.
Whitney Mercilus and Andre Roberts were granted sweet freedom from the Houston Texans on Monday. Can they tell us what's going on within the Easterby Compound? Plus, Walkthrough examines what's wrong with the Miami Dolphins and tries to determine if any NFC teams are worth a playoff prop bet.
The AFC is now a two-team conference: it's the Buffalo Bills, the Baltimore Ravens, and everyone else. Walkthrough breaks down the Ravens' victory over the Los Angeles Chargers, examines what's wrong with the Cleveland Browns, and explains why the Kansas City Chiefs' win wasn't as impressive as the final score would suggest. Plus, we break down what makes the Minnesota Vikings so delightfully exasperating and dish out some Week 6 Awards.
Can the Cleveland Browns win big games? Is Baker Mayfield worth a nine-figure contract? Sunday's showdown with the Arizona Cardinals will help answer that question. Plus, Walkthrough solves the riddle of the Los Angeles Chargers' low DVOA, predicts how Bengals-Lions will turn out, and even finds a wager that will make Dolphins-Jaguars interesting.
The NFL is on pace to call a record number of roughing the passer penalties. Walkthrough explains how strict interpretations of the rules could end up doing more harm than good. Plus, learn how Matthew Stafford and the Rams offense is running on empty, and get caught up with the Jaguars diaspora.
Why did the emails that forced Jon Gruden to resign sound so familiar? Mike Tanier explains where we have heard all of this before. Plus, some useful advice for fixing the Houston Texans and a Defensive Player of the Year prop bet that has Walkthrough reaching for the wallet.
The Raiders and Broncos are fading. The Dolphins are terrible. The Patriots are relying on their reputation and a soft schedule. Does that open a playoff door for ... the Bengals? Plus, the Cowboys coast to an easy win, Big Daddy Slay snatches a victory for the Eagles, and the Chiefs are in serious trouble.
We know the Bills are good, but are they good enough to beat the Chiefs? Are the Cardinals getting lucky? Is Baker Mayfield's non-throwing shoulder bothering him? What secret advantage do the Eagles hold over the Panthers? What does Daniel Jones do much better than Dak Prescott? And is Mike Tanier breaking his own rule and betting on the Falcons? Friday's Walkthrough has all the answers, and much more!