1. San Francisco 49ers: Decision to Start Kaepernick over Alex Smith Will Backfire

    Ten games into the NFL season, Alex Smith ranks fifth in quarterback rating (104.1), first in completion percentage (70.0 percent), fourth in yards per attempt (7.98) and is tied for 27th in interceptions (5)...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about over 1 year ago 10,328 reads 87 comments

  2. NFL Playoff Projections and Game Picks for the Stretch Run

    AFC 1. Houston Texans (AFC South Champs) Record: 10-1 Projected Record: 14-2 Week 13 at Tennessee : Win Week 14 at New England: Loss Week 15 vs. Indianapolis: Win Week 16 vs...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about over 1 year ago 873 reads 10 comments

  3. Week 12 NFL Power Rankings: Patriots and 49ers Crack Top Five

    Although the top 10 spots feature all the same teams as last week’s rankings, there has been a significant shake-up amongst these teams...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about almost 2 years ago 1,132 reads 8 comments

  4. Week 11 NFL Power Rankings: Texans Pass Falcons for Top Spot

    For the first time in weeks, we finally have a new No. 1 team atop the power rankings—the Houston Texans . The Texans are a far stronger No. 1 than the Falcons and could potentially hold down the top spot for the remainder of the season...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about almost 2 years ago 1,259 reads 5 comments

  5. Week 9 Midseason NFL Power Rankings: Grades and Analysis of All 32 Teams

    What I've found most striking about the NFL so far this season is just how many average teams there are. Power rankings really bring this to light...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about almost 2 years ago 3,372 reads 9 comments

  6. NFL Week 8 NFL Power Rankings

    Week 7 was the rarest of all NFL weeks. It was a week with arguably no upsets. When the teams that are favored to win mostly win, power rankings are bound to stay largely the same...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about almost 2 years ago 887 reads 2 comments

  7. Rashard Mendenhall: Why Steelers Fans Must Stop Looking for Next Jerome Bettis

    Not only did Steelers fans love Jerome Bettis , they still love Jerome Bettis . Since his retirement following the Steelers Super Bowl victory in 2005, fans of the black and gold haven't forgotten about the Bus...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about almost 2 years ago 4,287 reads 40 comments

  8. Steelers Broncos Reaction: 6 Reasons Why Steelers Fans Need Not Panic over Loss

    The Steelers ' Week 1 performance in Denver was extremely disappointing for a variety of reasons. Steelers fans have been particularly vocal in their criticism of the offensive line and defense...

    Ethan Demers Written by Ethan Demers about almost 2 years ago 1,004 reads 5 comments