Analysis

Week 14 Musings: ‘Miami Miracle’ Unites America

We are a country divided on everything. Politics. Avocado Toast. Whether Die Hard is a Christmas movie.  That all changed Sunday afternoon. The final play of the Patriots-Dolphins game brought a collective shriek to a country and united us for ...

Week 12 Musings: That’s a Wrap, Green Bay

12 weeks down, 5 weeks to go in the regular. Like every year around this week, the playoff picture is starting to crystallize. Sure there will be surprises and Week 17 do or die games. But even when you marry math with momentum, some teams on the margin j...

Cleveland Browns Fire Hue Jackson and Todd Haley

When Hue Jackson was retained for a third year as Browns head coach after posting a 1-31 record the questions were obvious: Who does he have pictures of? or more simply, Whaaaaat? Turns out 3-36-1 was the breaking point. The Browns are finally firing J...

MMM Week 7: Blake Bortles is Not in The Good Place

Week 7 has come and gone (no, 3 hours of Twitter writing Eli Manning’s football obituary on MNF doesn’t count as football) and here’s what we learned. Not much. The Chiefs have an explosive offense, the Pats know how to win without Gronk, the Browns...

Melissa’s Monday Musings Week 4: Back to Normal

To quote the great philosopher and former NFL Denny Green, Week 4 was mostly a case of It was riveting and frustrating, solemn and overwhelming. This column will take you through a cascade of teams, players and coaches showing their true colors, plus som...