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49ers: The Curse of Jim Harbaugh?

The San Francisco 49ers were a goal line stand away from winning their sixth Super Bowl back in 2012. Jim Harbaugh took the team to the Super Bowl in only his second season as Head Coach. Now in 2015 the 49ers are looking at rebuilding. ¬†While you can look at the positives of signing Torrey Smith to replace Michael Crabtree, the negatives are just through the roof. It seems as if Jed York was blessed with the gift of Jim Harbaugh, and when he didn’t want it, he fired him.…

NFL Free Agency: Overrated Free Agents of 2015

It seems like it was yesterday the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl, yet here we are days away from Free Agency. NFL Free Agency, one of the big reasons why the NFL has so much parity. Even with the cap increase of ten million from last season, teams are struggling to get under the cap by the new league year.

Each year players are let go and new players are signed, as teams look to fill a void before the start of the draft.…

NFL: Playoff re-seeding necessary in 2015

1604582_724155747682795_5268351902478814440_nPlayoff re-seeding in the NFL has always been a hot topic every time someone brings it up. Whether it’s something to do with a double digit playoff team missing the playoffs, or a division champion with a worse record than a wild card team hosting a playoff game, this is a topic that forever will be water cooler talk.

Until now. I wrote recently about how great parity is in the NFL and how it makes it better than any other sport.…