Level the Playing Field

Athletes in the NBA, MLB and NFL are rewarded with a higher average annual salary than any other profession in the United States.  While Cam Newton was paid 41.1 million dollars by the Carolina Panthers in 2016, some government employees including police officers, firefighters and public school teachers struggled to provide for their families. In an…

Top 5 surprises of the NFL’s first half

  Honorable mention: Denver Broncos (6-2, 1st in AFC West): Peyton Manning retired and Brock Osweiler signed with Houston, leaving Denver with questions at the quarterback spot. Despite taking Paxton Lynch in the first round, Denver opted with former seventh-round selection Trevor Siemian. In seven starts, Siemian is 6-1 as a starter, throwing eight touchdowns. The…

Week 5 NFL Picks

  Week 4 Record: 9-6 Correct: Bengals, Texans, Raiders, Broncos, Cowboys, Redskins, Saints, Steelers, Vikings Incorrect: Rams, Seahawks, Lions, Bills, Falcons, Jaguars Overall Record: 36-27 A solid bounce back from a 10-loss campaign in week three. Cardinals 14, 49ers 17 I want to believe that somewhere within the 1-3 Cardinals is the same team that…