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Miller, Broncos prove that defense still wins championships

The phrase “defense wins championships” is one of the most colloquial phrases in sports.  Fans and sports analysts at times struggle with the validity of this phrase. However, the Denver Broncos’ defensive performance made the best case for this argument last night as they single handily carried the Broncos to victory over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50. The… Read More
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Just let Cam be Cam

There is going to be a lot of focus on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton over the course of the next two weeks leading to Super Bowl 50 against the Denver Broncos. Newton has had a tremendous season and will likely be the MVP, but that hasn’t come without criticism. Newton is not your everyday, pocket passing quarterback, as he… Read More
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A tale of two quarterbacks in Super Bowl 50

The teams for Super Bowl 50 are finalized and we will see the Carolina Panthers taking on the Denver Broncos. There will be two weeks with every sort of analysis, synopsis, film breakdown, etc. before a single snap will occur. The two teams have traveled different paths this season that ultimately led to Super Bowl 50. Of the many storylines… Read More
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An Appreciation for the Brady-Manning Storyline

Photo Credit: Jim Davis, The Boston Globe   Brady-Manning. Manning-Brady. Let’s face it, there was no escaping this theme ahead of Sunday’s AFC Championship game. The nostalgic think pieces were going to dominate the news cycle in spite of the collective eyeroll from those less concerned with the legacies of the respective quarterbacks and more focused on the game itself. The X’s and O’s of Bill Belichick’s gameplan to… Read More