Super Bowl LII Result Revealed!

So I blew it with my last two predictions, plain and simple. My record now stands at 4-2. Now it’s time for the big one – the Super Bowl. I’ll admit it, I, like Luke Skywalker before me, got cocky. So sure was I that my O vs D spreadsheet was infallible I didn’t stop…

Does Defense Really Win Championships, REALLY?

Alabama coaching legend Bear Bryant is often credited with coining the phrase, “Offense wins games, but defense wins championships.” Is this a statement based on objective, statistical research or a subjective, gut feeling? It’s quite possible that comments like Coach Bryant’s begin as nothing more than a sound bite, but are then slowly embraced as…

The Perfect Storm: Could 2016 be a career year for Jay Cutler?

When people use the term ‘Career year’ they’re usually only referring to a player’s individual statistics.  Often times, one player’s statistical dominance overshadows, and serves to divert attention from, the team’s sub-par record.  One could argue that Smokin’ Jay himself had his career year in 2008 while playing for the Denver Broncos.  In his third…