Carson Palmer has demanded the Cincinnati Bengals trade him. If they don't, he has threatened to retire from the NFL. Does Palmer have negotiating power, or is he just another disgruntled player.
Wil and Herc take a look at the NFL Combine. Did Cam Newton hurt or help himself? What will the Florida invitees chances of getting drafted. Plus we look at our favorite parts of the Combine.
Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis said he was discriminated against when he played for the Denver Broncos for being a white tailback. Does he have a valid claim? What other positions on the football field might you see discrimination? The million dollar question is was it really discrimination or just a couple of guys talking trash [...]
Two historic franchises will meet in Super Bowl 45: The Green Bay Packers vs. The Pittsburgh Steelers. Before we look ahead to that matchup, let's look back at how they got there. The Packers defeated the Bears 21-14 in the NFC Championship. Aaron Rodgers didn't play his best game but Green Bay was able to overcome his 2 interceptions and [...]
The NFL Conference Championship games offer four great defenses, two QB's with lots to prove and two great rivalries. The Jets look to continue beating the AFC's best teams and QB's as they head to Heinz field to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers. Many people are wondering whether Mark Sanchez can continue to manage games, and give the Jets a [...]
The Ravens took momentum from the Steelers and then gave it back with 2 costly turnovers that ultimately sealed their fate. Aaron Rodgers used his arm and legs to clip the wings of the Falcon's season. The clock struck midnight on Seattle's cinderella story. The Jets stunned the Patriots by getting pressure without blitzing. Click the play [...]
The Carolina Panthers just hired Ron Rivera as their new head coach. There are more African - American head coaches than ever before. With that being said, Herc still feels like the spirit of the Rooney Rule is being violated in the cases where a NFL franchise owner identifies a specific candidate that he wants to offer the job to. In those [...]
Wil & Herc recap an eventful wildcard weekend in the NFL What happened to the Saints defense? Rex abandons the blitz, Jets defeats the Colts. The Chiefs weren't ready for the big stage and got destroyed by Baltimore. The Packers found a running game, Mike Vick gets greedy late and costs the Eagles an opportunity to win. Click the play [...]
The 7-9 NFC West Champion Seattle Seahawks are hosting the defending Super Bowl Champion New Orleans Saints. The Indianapolis Colts host the New York Jets in a rematch of last years AFC Championship game. The overachieving AFC West Champion Kansas City Chiefs host the Baltimore Ravens The high octane Philadelphia Eagles host the equally [...]
America is the land of forgiveness and second chances. That has never been more evident than when you look at Michael Vick's popularity. A year ago, there were boos, signs and protests. Now Vick is the leading vote getter for this year's Pro Bowl; even ahead of Tom Brady. Michael Vick thinks his rehab would be complete if he were allowed [...]