Adrian Peterson to sign with Saints

Adrian Peterson has finally found a new home. On Tuesday morning, Peterson told ESPN’s Josina Anderson that he intends to sign with the New Orleans Saints. The deal is a two-year deal, worth up to $8.25 million. In 2017, Peterson will earn $3.5 million which is all guaranteed at signing. He will earn $1 million guaranteed in salary and a... Read More

NFL Notebook: Week 10

The first double-digit week has passed us by in the NFL season and what a week it was. For my money (which isn’t much) this week was the best week thus far in the 2016 season. There were a lot of high-quality games, with two great ones coming back-to-back to end Sunday. Now, on to what caught my eye in... Read More

NFL Notebook: Week 3

Another week has passed in the National Football League and there was a lot of excitement as well as disappointments. Some teams continued their hot streaks to start the season while others, well they continued to flounder. Here are my takeaways from Week 3 in the NFL. Carson Wentz continues to shine The rookie quarterback is continuing his hot play... Read More

NFL Notebook: Week 2

The second week of the 2016 NFL season is in the books and I am back with my NFL notebook. This week wasn’t as thrilling as Week 1, but there is still plenty that caught my attention. Welcome home, Los Angeles Rams It is still weird to say, write or read Los Angeles Rams, but low and behold, the Rams... Read More

Some NFL veterans will be looking for new homes in 2016

The National Football League can be very cruel at times and some veterans are experiencing that now. There were six, big-name veterans released over the past week-plus, that will be searching for new homes in 2016. This isn’t uncommon for veterans to be released as it is often times due to salary, age, injuries or whatever else. The free agent... Read More

Black Monday strikes again in the NFL

Five teams will be looking for new head coaches and/or general managers in the coming weeks as Black Monday is upon us. Black Monday is used to describe the grim day after the regular season comes to and end where coaches and general managers get fired. Five other teams decided to bring back their current head coaches for at least... Read More
NFL Redskins 

Only two ways for Washington to go as they host the Saints

  Looking to get back in the win column after riding high for three straight weeks, the New Orleans Saints face the Washington Redskins in FedEx Field today. However, the Redskins understand that they must take advantage of playing at home and look to continue their win streak at FedEx. Washington’s defense will be tested early and often by a... Read More

Fantasy Perspective: Can any of last week’s surprises help this week?

In this week’s My Mind on Sports Fantasy Column, I’ll be looking at the surprise performances from Week 8. As always, the performances are worth taking into consideration as you set your lineups for Week 9. Derek Carr (Oakland Raiders, QB): The second year quarterback has quietly continued to put together a solid 2015 campaign. Perhaps suiting up for the... Read More

Impact Rookies: NFC South

Last, but certainly not least, we get to the NFC South. One of the most upside down divisions in the league. I say that will all respect, as usually the team that finishes at the bottom, will place near the top the next season. This year the 1st overall pick was welcomed into the division, as the Buccaneers picked Jameis... Read More
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