This was the opening weekend of the NFL season and on all the NFL shows the lead story was a player that did not play week 1. In terms of a sports story it's Amazing A top five wide receiver in the league, arguably the best, joins the best quarterback of all time on a … Continue reading Has any Player had Less Leverage with a Team than Antonio Brown has with the Patriots?
Ok so you're a football fan who's thinking, Hey Tom Brady's 41, he's lost Gronk Edelman is hurt and Brady has bunch of no names for targets. This is our best chance to finally get Brady out of the Superbowl and maybe even out of an AFC Championship game. And then you hear this... Josh … Continue reading Bad News for Patriot Haters Gordon’s Back
There have been a lot of snark from a lot of Pizza companies about Papa John's statement concerning the NFL protests hurting their sales. Pizza Hut has bragged that their sales are up , Digiorno's frozen pizza has been trolling them and plenty of people on twitter have followed suit, but if you look at … Continue reading Ok Digiorno, Pizza Hut what’s YOUR position on the NFL Protests?
For weeks our friends in media, particularly in the sports media have been doing all they can to make sure that the entire world knows that whatever is the cause of the drop in ratings for the NFL and the empty seats it definitely , positively and just plain isn't mostly connected to the players … Continue reading Papa John’s Says it Aloud (and Pizza Hut Confirms It)
Good Afternoon. I'd like to address the controversy about remarks made by me at the owners meeting in New York two weeks ago. As all of you know the phrase I used has been in common parlance for decades and until I used it there had never been an issue with its usage before, but … Continue reading The Statement I would have Given if I owned the Houston Texans
One more point concerning the NFL protests. The NFL players might be OK with a less profitable league and a contract that might be smaller right now when they are making six and seven figures but they are forgetting something. The avg NFL players career is 3.3 years, for a pro-bowl caliber player that shoots … Continue reading NFL Players will feel these Protests for Years after their Six and Seven figure jobs are gone
Yesterday I argued that the there was an actual reason why the San Francisco 49ers might as well sign Colin Kaepernick (2-10 last year as a starter) as they can't do any worse with him as they have been doing without him (0-6) but there is one other reason why it doesn't really matter anymore … Continue reading Short an abject Apology to Fans No Meeting Will Solve the NFL’s Protest Problem
I'm not a fan of Colin Kaepernick or his protests. I think he's a rich dirtbag fraud who has been pushed into this nonsense by his young lady and no concept of actual reality. I think he's a proper object for a combination of pity for his ignorance and contempt for his actions. Furthermore I've … Continue reading Five Reasons Why San Francisco Should Re-sign that Dirtbag Colin Kaepernick
There are two stories out there that are winding the irony meter to 11. The first is the one that everyone is talking about, that is Hollywood Leftist and kingmaker Harvey Weinstein's outing as a serial Sexual Harasser by the New York Times. The idea of course that a Hollywood exec would use his power … Continue reading Two Ironies Weinstein & Hollywood Left Budweiser and the NFL Protests
Get out of here You crazy voice You’re the devil Not my Father Or some evil Flesh desire Let me be I am free Back in the dim and distant past known as last year, upon its rerelease yours truly wrote a review of contemporary Christian music pioneer Oden Fong’s 1979 classic record Come For … Continue reading Crazy Voices
Buried in all the news about the NFL is a paragraph in this observer piece by Ashe Snow that perfectly encapsulates what the media don't get about Donald Trump and twitter Tweets mean nothing. It takes no effort at all to send one. Acting like Trump actually spent all day Monday caring about the NFL … Continue reading The Observer (Almost) Gets it on Trump’s Tweets vs MSM/NFL etc
A few days ago I wrote that the entire NFL protest business was a trap for Democrats that they cheerfully walked right into: this helps Trump in places that he needs to win again and hurts him in places that he’s doesn’t, while helping the left in places that they are already winning in and … Continue reading The NFL Backlash for Dem’s Begins
There was a big development in the NFL/Protest story today out of CBS Boston: Just one week after many members of the Patriots kneeled during the national anthem, a new report indicates that they will all stand together as a team next time out. A league source told CSNNE’s Gary Tanguay on Tuesday that all Patriots players will … Continue reading Breaking: Patriots Media Can’t Confirm or Deny CBS Report that all Patriots Will Stand this Week
by baldilocks For the last few days, it’s been all about Donald Trump and his fiery words to NFL owners regarding players who choose to sit down or kneel during the playing of the National Anthem. Lots of mischaracterizations out there about the state of this feud, including that it’s a “First Amendment” issue or … Continue reading Of Dead Geese and Distractions Removed