1. Does JaMarcus Russell Prove That The NFL Needs A Rookie Salary Cap?

    Many, including myself, firmly believe that professional athletes in today's society are paid too much money for a service that impacts the world, as a whole, in few other ways aside from mere entertainment...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 784 reads 69 comments

  2. 2010 NFL Offseason: Ten Most Intriguing Rumors That Never Came True

    The NFL offseason is arguably one of the craziest times during the year as the front offices for all 32 franchises are actively scrambling to make transactions in order to put their teams in the best possible situation for the upcoming season...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 4,234 reads 37 comments

  3. 2010 NFL Season Preview: Chicago Bears

    The Chicago Bears are one of the most decorated franchises in the NFL. From 1984-1994, the team made the playoffs eight times, winning six division titles and Super Bowl XX...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 2,208 reads 42 comments

  4. Famous Fourth of July Moments: Lou Gehrig's "Luckiest Man On Earth" Speech

    The Fourth of July is best known as the anniversary of the date on which the United Stated proudly declared their independence from Britain, now 234 years ago...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 297 reads 12 comments

  5. 2010 NFL Season Preview: Carolina Panthers

    The Carolina Panthers are a team that you never really know how they will perform and what to expect. One season they're compiling an impressive 12-win campaign, while others are mediocre eight-win ones...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 2,897 reads 15 comments

  6. 2010 NFL Season Preview: Buffalo Bills

    The Buffalo Bills, a once dominant franchise, have faltered into a dismal dissappointment over the past few years. They head into the season riding a 10-year playoff drought, and honestly, I don't expect that to change anytime soon...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 1,880 reads 34 comments

  7. 2010 NFL Season Preview: Baltimore Ravens

    The Baltimore Ravens were once one of the top teams in the league. In 2000, led by a stellar defense, they managed to win Super Bowl XXXV. However, ever since then, the Ravens have failed to make a serious push for another title...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 1,268 reads 25 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers: Brandon Jones Must Prove Himself in Training Camp

    In 2009, the San Francisco 49ers signed Brandon Jones to a five-year, $16.5 million contract via free agency. At the time, the deal seamed justifiable since he had registered 41 receptions for 449 yards with the Tennessee Titans the previous year...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 3,475 reads 12 comments

  9. 2010 NFL Season Preview: Atlanta Falcons

    Who would've expected the Atlanta Falcons would make such a huge turnaround after the Michael Vick debacle? They are truly a prime example of how drafting a franchise QB can completely change a franchise's fortunes...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 1,855 reads 13 comments

  10. 2010 NFL Season Preview: Arizona Cardinals

    Over the last couple years, the Arizona Cardinals have proven to be one of the better teams in the league. With a strong nucleus and a future Hall of Fame QB at the helm, they appeared to be a team on the rise...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about 4 years ago 959 reads 8 comments

  11. Jerry Rice's No. 80 To Be Retired by the 49ers: Honoring the Greatest WR Ever

    According to reports, the San Francisco 49ers will honor WR Jerry Rice during halftime of their Monday night matchup against the defending Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints. The No...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 2,302 reads 44 comments

  12. San Francisco 49ers: Should They Sign Manny Lawson To a New Contract?

    According to various reports, Manny Lawson is pleading for a new contract from the San Francisco 49ers. Under the current circumstances, he will be paid $630,000 for the upcoming season as he enters the final year of his original five-year rookie deal...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 187 reads 31 comments

  13. Anthony Dixon Signs with 49ers: What Does This Mean for Glen Coffee?

    The San Francisco 49ers have reportedly signed rookie RB Anthony Dixon to a four-year contract. The monetary terms of the deal are undisclosed...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 7,912 reads 45 comments

  14. NFL 2010-2011 Season Preview: Who Will Be The Top Ten Quarterbacks?

    It’s certainly no surprise that great quarterback play is an essential ingredient to success in the NFL. In fact, this theory has been proven on numerous accounts throughout the history of the game...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 11,950 reads 58 comments

  15. Isaac Bruce To Retire as a Ram: Honoring One of the Greatest WRs Ever

    Last night, the San Francisco 49ers traded Isaac Bruce to the St. Louis Rams to give the 37-year-old wide receiver an opportunity to retire with his original franchise...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 4,225 reads 60 comments

  16. 2010 NFL Draft: Which Rookies Are Most Likely To Hold Out?

    Many, including myself, have complained about how professional athletes today are paid too much money. This is particularly pertinent in the NFL, where enormous sums of guaranteed dollars are given to their players...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 1,270 reads 6 comments

  17. San Francisco 49ers: Which Players Have the Most Pressure to Succeed?

    We live in a society where we are constantly pressured to succeed. If we don’t, our ultimate fate could be at stake. The similar principles apply in the world of football...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 4,426 reads 42 comments

  18. Is the Trio of Gore, Davis and Crabtree the Best in the NFC West?

    In a quarterback-driven league, it is critical to provide him with an arsenal of reliable weapons. Whether or not a team does so could determine their ultimate fate. The San Francisco 49ers once had the most potent offense in the league...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 4,771 reads 17 comments

  19. Do You Really Need a Premier Pass-Rusher To Be Successful in the NFL?

    It’s no surprise that effectively putting pressure on the opposing team’s quarterback is an essential ingredient to success. Of course, this doesn’t mean that every team needs to have their version of Lawrence Taylor...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 1,377 reads 27 comments

  20. Fool's Gold: What Happened To the 49ers' Offense?

    Once upon a time, the San Francisco 49ers had the most potent offense in the league. Head Coach Bill Walsh, an offensive guru, coached Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Dwight Clark, and Roger Craig to three Super Bowl rings during the 1980s...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 211 reads 19 comments

  21. Why Is Taylor Mays Being Compared To Ronnie Lott?

    For a while now, I’ve been hearing numerous fans around the league compare 49ers’ rookie safety Taylor Mays to Hall-Of-Fame safety Ronnie Lott. In my mind, this is completely and utterly unjust...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 6,933 reads 84 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers: Which Five Remaining Free Agents Should They Sign?

    The off-season is a very intriguing period where teams are scrambling to improve their rosters for the upcoming season...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 6,318 reads 35 comments

  23. Should the San Francisco 49ers Sign Vernon Davis To a Contract Extension?

    According to league sources, it has been reported that the San Francisco 49ers are negotiating contract talks with their TE Vernon Davis. He is currently pleading for a five year, $40 million contract, with $25 million guaranteed...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 3,167 reads 45 comments

  24. Top Ten Defensive Players In The NFL: Where Does Patrick Willis Rank?

    During the offseason, it sometimes slips your mind how special a player truly is. Especially in a league dominated by potent offenses, the defensive studs around the league are sometimes forgotten...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 17,434 reads 114 comments

  25. San Francisco 49ers: Is It a Make or Break Season for Alex Smith?

    Yesterday, the Oakland Raiders officially released QB JaMarcus Russell just three years after drafting him with the No. 1 overall selection. His time there was an utter disaster as he posted a dismal 65...

    Mihir  Bhagat Written by Mihir Bhagat about over 4 years ago 5,547 reads 48 comments