Tag Archives: Tom Brady
- Tom Brady favored to win third NFL MVP award for Patriots
July 4, 2017
Winning the NFL’s regular-season MVP award has been a curse of sorts for the winner, who has not won the Super Bowl in the same year since Kurt Warner of the St. Louis Rams in 1999. Since then, Tom Brady of the New England Patriots has won the NFL MVP...
- Super Bowl LI prop bets: Brady edges Ryan as MVP favorite
January 31, 2017
In the first 50 Super Bowls, quarterbacks ended up being named Most Valuable Player of the big game 27 times (54 percent), with running backs and wide receivers tied for second at six a piece (12 percent). Odds courtesy of OddsShark.com With those numbers obviously heavily weighted toward signal-callers and...
- Measuring Transcendence in the NFL – Does Gronk’s Injury Really Hurt Pats?
December 3, 2015
The injury to Rob Gronkowski is a big deal for the New England Patriots. That goes without saying. He’s the second best player on the team, even when they’re at full strength. Hell, he’s the best tight end to ever play the game. But even a temporary absence by the...
- Roger Goodell open to change role in NFL disciplinary process
September 10, 2015
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is willing to lessen his role in the player discipline process, but still reluctant to give up the final say. Goodell spoke publicly for the first time since U.S. District Court Judge Richard Berman vacated New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension. Appearing on ESPN...
- Tom Brady to start NFL season opener after judge overturns suspension
September 3, 2015
UPDATE: The NFL has appealed Thursday's ruling, but will reportedly not seek a stay of the ruling that would prevent Brady from playing while the appeal is pending. A federal judge has overturned the four-game suspension the National Football League imposed on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (pictured on...
- Incognito says NFL system is bogus, Goodell has too much power
August 11, 2015
Richie Incognito shared his thoughts on how the National Football League (NFL) investigate misconduct, comparing his case to Deflategate. In November 2013, NFL hired Ted Wells, the NFL’s go to scandal investigator, to look at the bullying allegations that Jonathan Martin had made against a few of his Dolphins teammates—Incognito,...
MLB commish eyes joining Las Vegas expansion party
April 21, 2017