Joe McKnight Shot And Killed

(NOLA.com) Family members at the scene identified the victim as Joe McKnight, former NFL player and local high school football standout. McKnight, 28, who went to John Curtis Christian School in River Ridge, played for the New York Jets and Kansas City Chiefs. He also played in the Canadian Football League.   …

NFL Week 12 Picks

Lets rip! Straight Up:  Chargers, Titans, Bills, Cardinals, Ravens, Dolphins, Saints, Giants, Seahawks, Raiders, Patriots, Broncos, Eagles. Against the Spread:  Chargers (-1.5), Titans (-5.5), Bills (-7.5), Ravens (-4), Cardinals (+5.5), Dolphins (-7.5), Saints (-7), Browns (+7), Seahawks (-6.5), Raiders (-3.5), Patriots (-8), Broncos (-3.5), Eagles (-4). Best Bets:  Ravens (-4), …

IT’S PATRIOTS WEEK!!!

IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL WEEK OF THE YEAR. Every year we get two Jets-Patriots games and the week leading up to those games is called Patriots Week. It’s the week where I convince myself that the Jets will somehow beat our arch rivals from New England. It doesn’t matter how …

NFL Week 11 Picks

Straight Up: Titans, Lions, Chiefs, Bears, Cardinals, Bills, Cowboys, Steelers, Dolphins, Patriots, Seahawks, Packers, Raiders. Against the Spread: Titans (+3), Lions (-6.5), Buccaneers (+7.5), Bears (+7.5), Cardinals (+2), Bills (+2.5), Ravens (+7), Steelers (-9), Dolphins (-2.5), Patriots (-12.5), Seahawks (-6.5), Packers (+3), Raiders (-6). 6 Point 3 Team Tease: Raiders …

NFL: Time For A Change

It is becoming more common for athletes, especially in the NFL to speak out about police brutality and social inequalities.  Players of the National Football League (NFL) have utilized their media influence to stand against social injustice.  NFL players are becoming advocates, bringing awareness to social inequality, specifically focusing on …

NFL Week 10 Picks

(photo courtesy of si.com) We’re already at Week 10 of the NFL season, which blows my mind. We wait from February until September for football to be back and then poof, the season is over in the blink of an eye. This season especially has been mulled with controversy. From …

NFL Week 9 Picks

Usually I start these off with a blurb about what’s going on in the NFL but today is different. Today is very different. I am insanely pumped up for todays Jet game. We’re on a two game winning streak, albeit against two bad football teams, and a win today will …