Perhaps the only Patriots player struggling during the team's 4-0 start has been Stephen Gostkowski, who has missed four extra points and a field goal, leaving New England in 30th place in our placekicking rankings. Now we know why
5 comments, Last at 08 Oct 2019, 11:57am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin
This ESPN article is a good primer for California's Fair Pay To Play Act, which will allow college athletes in that state to collect money from endorsement deals without fear of losing their NCAA eligibility or scholarships starting in 2023.
Bill Bidwill, owner of the Arizona Cardinals, passed away this morning at the age of 88. The Bidwill family has owned the Cardinals since 1932, with Bill in charge since 1972. He's the one responsible for moving the team from St. Louis to Arizona in 1988.
1 comment, Last at 05 Oct 2019, 02:45pm by justanothersteve
Pass rush and coverage work together. And when the pass rush can't get home, the coverage gets shredded. And right now, the struggling Philadelphia secondary is getting extra shredded. This article also touches on something I've seen suggested a few times on Twitter recently: it's possible that having an elite shutdown run defense is a bad thing because it encourages teams to pass against you and passing is generally more efficient than running the ball.