Archive for January 4th, 2013

Vontaze Burfict Says Thinking About the Doubters Can Stop His Process of Getting Better Each Day

Friday, January 4th, 2013

From future star, to undrafted free agent, to starting NFL linebacker, to the Bengals leading tackler, to playoff starter. That's been the last couple of years for Bengals rookie linebacker Vontaze Burfict. Around the time of the NFL Draft there were whole bunch of questions about Burfict. His on-field demeanor, his ability, his ...

Charles Tillman Says He is Hurting Over the Bears Firing Lovie Smith

Friday, January 4th, 2013

The NFL is very much a "what have you done for me lately?" business and Lovie Smith learned that the hard way. After a late season collapse that caused the Chicago Bears to finish 10-6 and miss the playoffs for the fifth time in the last six years, the Bears ...

Jason Witten Maintains His Belief that Tony Romo is the Right Man to Lead the Dallas Cowboys

Friday, January 4th, 2013

For the second straight year, the Dallas Cowboys lost a win-or-go-home game in Week 17 for a chance at the playoffs. Bring on the Tony Romo haters. There's no doubt that Romo's third and final interception of the game against the Redskins was a poor decision. It cost the Cowboys ...

Charles Barkley: The Lakers Have Zero Chance of Winning an NBA Title, Fans Shouldn’t be Allowed to Vote for All-Stars

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Charles Barkley sure hasn't made any friends on the court when it comes to his honest criticism of players like Dwyane Wade. Sir Charles was at it again in the following interview, professing that he isn't on the Knicks' bandwagon and that the Lakers are going to have a tough ...

Eli Manning Opens Up On How Much Hakeem Nicks’ Injury Hurt the Giants’ Offense in 2012

Friday, January 4th, 2013

The New York Giants were talking dynasty prior to this season. Now, they're in a mini state of flux after following up a Super Bowl victory with a disappointing, non-playoff season. You get the feeling Eli Manning has become so used to winning that he's very frustrated, especially with himself ...

Alfred Morris On Avoiding the Rookie Wall, His Humble Personality and His 1991 Mazda 626

Friday, January 4th, 2013

The majority of the attention with regard to Washington Redskins football this year has been on Robert Griffin III, but another rookie -- one who was drafted 171 spots behind RG3 -- is also tearing up the league. Never mind John Riggins, Clinton Portis, Larry Brown, Terry Allen, Earnest Byner ...