Bills’ defense leads AFC to Pro Bowl victory

Orlando, Florida — Competitiveness was finally brought back to the annual Pro Bowl. On Sunday in Orlando, the match-up between the AFC and NFC came down to key defensive stops down the stretch in a 20-13 victory for the American Football Conference. In recent years, the Pro Bowl got a bad rap for its lack of…

Week 9 NFL Picks

Week 8 Record: 8-4-1 Correct: Titans, Texans, Chiefs, Patriots, Jets, Broncos, Falcons, Raiders Incorrect: Panthers, Saints, Cowboys, Bears Tie: Bengals-Redskins Overall Record: 73-43-2 Should I start predicting ties? Thinking about it. *I’m starting 1-0 after picking Atlanta to beat Tampa Bay on Thursday night. Side note – Thanks to Matt Ryan and Julio Jones for…

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 2 NFL Picks

Week 1 record: 12-4 Overall record: 12-4 Correct: Bengals, Steelers, Texans, Eagles, Packers, Buccaneers, Vikings, Chiefs, Raiders, Seahawks, Lions, 49ers Incorrect: Panthers, Cardinals, Bills, Cowboys After a 12-win prediction in week one, here are my picks for week two of the NFL season. Jets 20, Bills 13 The Jets tallied seven sacks on Andy Dalton…

Forensics Friday: The Pay-For-Play Problem

Note: Joshua Yost is a State Champion debater and covers hockey for Speakeasy Magazine The NCAA has faced heavy criticism lately over mistakes regarding their investigation into the University of Miami (FL) leading to a call to arms from multiple news outlets. ESPN, Sports Illustrated, and others have addressed the problems that have persisted under…