The end of a “Giant” career

Making the Hall of Fame case for #10 Eli Manning My fellow Captains, did you know that Eli Manning’s real name is Elisha? The guy has been in the public eye for nearly two decades, and I’m just now learning that. I can’t be the only one, right?  If you’re going to write an article…

Players are retiring from the NFL early

A look at why some of the league’s biggest names got out before thirty  Before the NFL season began, I wrote down my predictions for how this year’s playoffs would shake out. I’ll be honest, I didn’t have the Tennessee Titans in the American Football Conference (AFC) Championship Game.  In fact, I didn’t have them…

The return of the XFL

The changes made to differ the XFL from the already established NFL My fellow Captains, if I may ask, what exactly were you doing in February of 2001? Were you celebrating, or conversely lambasting, our newly inaugurated President, George W. Bush? Were you booking your flight for the 51st annual Berlin International Film Festival? Perhaps…

A quick NFL playoffs prediction

Who will win the NFL this time around? The National Football League (NFL) playoffs are right around the corner. It feels like only yesterday we all thought Baker Mayfield was a viable starting Quarterback and Antonio Brown wasn’t a COMPLETE lunatic (maybe just a little bit). Look at how far we’ve come. But hey, enough…

Students debate which NFL team is the BEST

Denver Broncos I’ll admit it – I’ve never been a super devoted football fan. I’ll watch the big game if everyone else in the room is glued to the TV and they refuse to let me change the channel.  But when fall rolls around (and with it, football season), I find myself needing to swear…

The great OT debate

Football fans express frustrations with NFL regulations following conference championships, is change imminent for the league? This past weekend created a whirlwind of emotions for football fans, warranting a harsh critique of the NFL’s rulebook from both championship games.  Earlier on Sunday the New Orleans Saints hosted the Los Angeles Rams, resulting in a Rams…