Category Archives: NFL

The Cleveland Clowns are at it again


Cleveland Browns fans have little to cheer about these days/

By Ray Hamill

Congratulations to the Cleveland Browns, who are apparently so far out of touch with the world of the modern NFL they don’t even know how to use a fax machine.

But then again the fact that they’re trying to use a fax machine in the year 2017 on its own should probably tell us all we need to know about how the club is being run.

This week, with the NFL trade deadline looming, the Browns were unable to finalize a deal with the Cincinnati Bengals for quarterback A.J. McCarron all because they didn’t fax the necessary signed paperwork into the league office on time.

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Crazy season takes surreal turn


By Ray Hamill

It’s certainly been an interesting season so far for the Miami Dolphins, although I’m not sure anyone knew it was going to get quite this interesting.

But like a cheesy daytime soap opera, nothing seems too crazy these days for the scriptwriters in As The Dolphins World Turns, and nothing too shocking or too unbelievable.

Indeed, there have been plenty of storylines to keep us intrigued and guessing, and coming back for more. Read more

The master arsonist strikes again


Colin Kaepernick and Donald Trump have dominated the news this past week. CBS Bay Area

By Ray Hamill

Congratulations to Colin Kaepernick. He is now officially the most Googled “Colin” on the internet, having recently moved ahead of Mr. Firth, Jost, Hanks, Cowherd and Powell.

He’s also quite probably the least understood “Colin” of the bunch. Not to mention the most polarizing, the most inspiring, the most hated, and perhaps even the most genuine of them all.

Whether you love him or hate him – and for the record, if you hate him for what he’s done, it means you either don’t understand him or you’re a racist – one thing you can say about the man is he is not afraid to take a stand for something he believes in.

Even, ironically, if that means not actually standing. Read more

NFL more unpredictable than ever


By Ray Hamill

If he were alive today, Pete Rozelle would be a proud man.

More than two decades after his passing, the former NFL commissioner’s vision for a contemporary sports league is alive and well, and his dream of competitive balance more prevalent than ever before.

This is the modern-day version of the NFL, a league where parity reigns supreme, a league full of average teams lacking in greatness, and a league where unpredictability has become the norm and the old adage “on any given Sunday” rings more true than ever. Read more

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