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newyorkgiantsdraftpicks2019

The New York Giants fired GM Jerry Reese in 2017. Two veteran evaluators, Louis Riddick, and Dave Gettleman were finalists for the job. Riddick was a former director of pro personnel, ex-NFL player and ESPN personality. Gettleman was a 30-year NFL evaluator who spent 15 years in the Giants personnel …
nflfansentiment

It’s hard to be a fan of the NFL sometimes. Why? It’s because of the arrests, bad behavior, and lack of character of some of the players in the league. We could dedicate a whole site to report the transgressions of ex and current players. There are a bunch of …
alicematos

Futbol fans are familiar with the names Pele, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, and Kaka. Well, Brazil has produced another one-named superstar–Alice. One look at this athlete, journalist, and businesswoman and you’re in awe. Alice is one of the most popular fitness influencers on the ‘gram. We can see why. Alice Matos’ abs …
lakersceltics

It was the late seventies. NBA conference finals were on tape delay and CBS Sports didn’t broadcast NBA Finals on live television. Several players throughout the league were caught up in cocaine scandals. The sport was less popular than the MLB, NFL and in some cities, even the NHL. Then …
nflbiggestdivas2019

The psychology of elite athletes is fascinating. Superstars are a self-confident lot, they can calm their nerves at the most pressure-packed times, and have an inhuman ability to shrug off devastating failures. But that confidence can be a double-edged sword. Their over-inflated egos create natural conflicts with their opponents, but …
kristapsporzingistrade

The New York Knicks traded F/C Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. The move rocked NYC, the center of the basketball universe. The Knicks received a package of Dennis Smith Jr., Wesley Matthews, DeAndre Jordan, and two first-round draft picks. The Mavs acquired Porzingis, Tim Hardaway Jr., …

On Sunday, February 3 the New England Patriots will take on the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII (53). Currently, the Pats are one point underdogs for the “Big Game”. The last time HC Bill Belichick and Tom Brady were underdogs was Super Bowl XXXVI. In 2002, the St. …
nflchampionshipsundaypicks

Forget that bloated marketing event the NFL calls the “Super Bowl.” Real football fans know that the best playoff games of the season will be played this Sunday. The number one seed New Orleans Saints host the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC, while AFC title game feature New England …
valeriaorsini

What do you get when you mix Colombian, Puerto Rican, and Italian genes? The most alluring fitness model on the ‘gram. The first time you see model and fitness influencer Valeria Orsini, you’ll think you died and went to heaven. Orsini is the kind of beauty that inspires works of …

Dogs Rule! Picking the winners and losers of NFL games is a dicey proposition. Anyone who tells they have a fool-proof system for predicting who will advance to this year’s SuperBowl in Atlanta, run in the opposite direction. Except if you’re lucky enough to have Cynthia Frelund from the NFL …