Tag Archives: Miami Dolphins

Mike Pouncey

Dolphins Suffer a Crippling Blow Before Camp Begins

Mike Pouncey is one of only two remaining members who played on the Miami Dolphins’ offensive line in 2013. It was announced Monday that he will not be available for at least three months. The Dolphins suffer a crippling blow long before camp begins.

To illustrate how important Pouncey is to the Dolphins, I must relate the story of his brother.

Mike Pouncey’s older brother, Maurkice Pouncey, was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2010. He was the rookie Defensive Player of the Year.…

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NFL team names under scrutiny

Recently, the Washington Redskins had their trademark taken away and many are up in arms about it. The next step; taking away the team’s name altogether. Even though the Washington franchise changed their name once before (in 1936 with the blessing of then head coach and Native-American Lone Star Dietz) the Federal Government feels the name is too “disparaging” and time for a change. Maybe they’re right, but why stop there? There are plenty of teams that might be “pushing the envelope” just a bit.…

Rex-Ryan

NFL coaches already on the hot seat

The regular season might be thirteen weeks away but I’m already firing NFL head coaches. Some may say I’m being a bit premature, but I would say to look at the NFL track record of coaching turnover and I would say that I am right on time.

During the offseason anywhere from five to eight coaches are shown the door. Here’s a few names I see as potential Black Monday targets.

Mike Smith, Atlanta Falcons: Owner Arthur Blank does not like to lose.…

Tom Brady

AFC East Division: 2014 Predictions

Okay, I know what you’re thinking.  I saved the easiest for last.  That’s true; I admit it; but that’s because it’s the most boring.  Predicting the AFC East is a no brainer for 2014.

In 4th place were the Buffalo Bills.  Even at home they were only 4-4.  They scored 339 points while their opponents put 388 on the scoreboard.  Doug Marrone was hired in January 2013.  He is another experiment with a college coach coming into the NFL.  He was the coach at Purdue in the 2012-2013 season.  He spent eight years in the NFL previously; never as a head coach.…