1. A Way Too Early Preview of the 2009 NFL Season

    Now that the 2008 season is officially over, it’s time to start looking ahead to the 2009 season. Which teams will improve? Which teams will fall off? Which team is going to ...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 2,288 reads 42 comments

  2. Alex Rodriguez Loses His Last Redeeming Quality

    I’m wondering what the few defenders of Alex Rodriguez are going to say now. He’s a terrible teammate. His teammates in Texas hated him. His teammates in New York think he’s a fraud...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 469 reads 20 comments

  3. Thank God, It's Finally Time To Tear Down Michael Phelps

    Throughout the Olympics, we tried to get Michael Phelps. We wanted to believe he took performance enhancing drugs, only we had no proof. We were stunned to find out he was clean. So we begrudgingly called him a hero and went back to our everyday lives..

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 1,564 reads 54 comments

  4. Shouldn't the NFL Be Recession-Proof?

    This isn’t new news, just something that’s been eating at me for a while now. A person I respect told me recently that when the going gets tough in the private sector, the good companies ...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 262 reads 13 comments

  5. Patriots Draft Prospects: D.J. Moore, CB, Vanderbilt

    The Patriots have the 23rd pick in the first round of this season’s draft. Over the next few months, Patriots Examiner be taking a look at some of the players they might be looking at with their first round pick...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 1,055 reads 14 comments

  6. NFL Conference Championship Predictions: Eagles, Steelers Both Look Super

    I know I usually post this on Thursday, but after my death match with Angel Navedo next week, I needed a couple of days off. I was going to wait until Monday to pick this weekend’s games, but my bookie wouldn’t let me...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 697 reads 27 comments

  7. Why the Patriots Should Bring Back Charlie Weis and Romeo Crennel

    The Patriots have a lot of things to address this offseason. The coaching staff, believe it or not, is one of them. When Josh McDaniels accepted the Denver Broncos’ head coaching job, the offensive coordinator position officially opened up...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 997 reads 19 comments

  8. NFL Divisional Round Preview: Eagles, Ravens Riding Waves of Momentum

    The Wild-Card round was as entertaining as any playoff round in recent memory. The Divisional round has a lot to live up to. But there's some serious potential in these matchups...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 430 reads 11 comments

  9. Darren McFadden Will Lead the AFC in Rushing and Nine Other Predictions for 2009

    1) Darren McFadden will lead the AFC in rushing. I saw enough of McFadden to know that he’s something special. The Raiders are going to get a good offensive head coach, whomever he is...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 4,697 reads 46 comments

  10. Four Playoff Teams Picking Before Patriots? NFL Must Change Draft Order Rules

    You'll have to forgive the quick rant, but I was doing research for an NFL Draft article I'm putting together and this whole thing started eating at me. I knew the Patriots had the 24th pick in the draft...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 747 reads 21 comments

  11. Eagles' Defense Dominates Vikings, Tarvaris Jackson Just Not Good Enough

    “Tarvaris Jackson isn't good enough yet to get the Vikings to the Super Bowl.” - Sean Crowe, NFL Season Preview. It was prophetic—and by prophetic, I mean obvious to anyone not currently the head coach of the Minnesota Vikings...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 532 reads 11 comments

  12. The Winner of the Bleacher Report NFL Writer of the Year Award Is...

    The winner of the Bleacher Report NFL Writer of the Year award is...(Drum roll)…Daniel Cox.Daniel received 38.5 percent of the 442 votes cast. Coming in second place was Jeff Smirnoff with 35...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 246 reads 12 comments

  13. Baltimore Ravens Looking Super, Kerry Collins Experiencing Deja Vu

    Kerry Collins led a Giants team that thought it was pretty good to the Super Bowl after the 2000 season. He was the toast of the town. The redemption story. The guy everyone wanted to talk to...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 1,198 reads 14 comments

  14. Why Haven't The Buffalo Bills Fired Dick Jauron?

    You’ll have to forgive my ignorance, because I’ve been a little preoccupied with the New England Patriots this season, but I have a question for Buffalo Bills’ fans...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 881 reads 16 comments

  15. Wade Phillips, Disciplinarian: Can an NFL Head Coach Change His Spots?

    Can a leopard change its spots? Can a tiger change its stripes? Can you teach old dogs new tricks? Can Wade Phillips become a disciplinarian? Wade Phillips thinks we (or I, anyway) have it all wrong...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 902 reads 31 comments

  16. Sproles' Chargers Shock Manning's Colts With Stunning Overtime Victory

    What a game. Once again, LaDainian Tomlinson watched his team play in the playoffs from the bench. But this time, he watched them win. In a shocking (to me anyway) upset, the San Diego Chargers knocked off the Indianapolis Colts in overtime, 23-17...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 484 reads 21 comments

  17. Arizona Cardinals Knock the Glass Slipper Off of the Atlanta Falcons

    Big plays and bigger mistakes knocked the glass slipper off the NFC’s Cinderella. The Falcons had a tremendous season. Matt Ryan had a dream season. But in the end, they just didn’t have enough offense to outscore the Arizona Cardinals...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 390 reads 16 comments

  18. Eric Mangini Is The Front Runner For The Cleveland Browns Job? Seriously?

    Sorry Cleveland, if the reports are true, your team doesn’t pass the good owner test. Eric Mangini? Seriously? The Cleveland Browns are seriously considering hiring Eric Mangini to be their next head coach...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 578 reads 29 comments

  19. Patriots Making The Right Move Using Franchise Tag on Matt Cassel

    Reports have begun to surface that the New England Patriots are going to franchise Matt Cassel. I'm inclined to believe that those reports are true. Look, I’ve been driving the franchise Matt Cassel bandwagon for weeks now...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 1,400 reads 49 comments

  20. Time To Fix the Oakland Raiders...Before It's Too Late

    I’ve had some fun with Oakland Raiders fans in the past, but it’s time for me to come clean. Secretly, I admire Raider fans. I really do. And I’m not being sarcastic. Go back to the late 80s and early 90s...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 2,915 reads 35 comments

  21. The NFL Isn't Recession-Proof: Two Playoff Games Could Be Blacked Out

    If you’re one of the few Americans who are still working, and you happen to be in the state of Arizona or Minnesota this weekend, you may be able to get yourself some NFL playoff tickets on the cheap...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 1,438 reads 48 comments

  22. Who is the 2008 New England Patriots MVP?

    The 2008 season ended in disappointment for the New England Patriots. But the season itself was a roller coaster ride that, ultimately, I feel was a success...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 327 reads 11 comments

  23. Bill Cowher: Sorry Jets, I Will Not Coach Brett Favre

    If you want me, you need to ensure me that Brett Favre will not be my starting quarterback next season. I will not coach a team that has Brett Favre as it’s starting quarterback.That is what Bill Cowher told the New York Jets...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 1,714 reads 24 comments

  24. NFL Wild Card Round Preview: Road Teams Will Dominate This Weekend

    I want to start by wishing everyone a happy and healthy New Years. I’m writing this while enjoying a flu medication-mixed-with-champagne related drunken stupor type thing. With that in mind, I’m not responsible for anything in this article..

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 844 reads 3 comments

  25. Vote for the Bleacher Report NFL Writer of the Year Award

    Being an NFL community leader, I like to think that the NFL community has the best collection of writing talent on Bleacher Report.Normally, we would be giving out the NFL Community Weekly Awards today...

    Sean Crowe Written by Sean Crowe about over 5 years ago 967 reads 73 comments