A Conspiracy Theorist’s Predictions for the 2017 NFL Playoffs

We all know the NFL playoffs aren't rigged. But if they WERE being written by a team of storytellers in New York, here's how it would go down. Houston: No NFL team has ever won a Super Bowl in the year their city hosted the game. The host city needs the tourist revenue.┬áSo no Houston this year. 1st round out. Oakland: Their QB is out so they…

A Possible Answer to Why NFL TV Ratings are Down

It's being well documents that the NFL's TV ratings are down. There are hundreds of explanations, from the poorer quality of play, a general disgust for the Commissioner, a weariness of all the concussions and injuries, or even backlash at the National Anthem protests. I'll throw my supposition on the list - Fantasy Football. I posit that the gr…

Some Funny Tweets From the Roger Goodell Press Conference

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell held a press conference today, effectively spending 30 minutes saying nothing but, "I'm sorry and we'll do better." Thankfully we have the internet, which is not letting him off the hook so easy. Here are some top tweets about the event.  …