SB football

Glen Macnow: An early, early look at Eagles Week 1 betting line vs Redskins

I don’t usually bet on NFL games more than five months before they occur. We haven’t even gotten to the draft yet, let alone the preseason. Guys get injured, or benched, or – well, you get the point. Too much uncertainty. But I’m confident enough now that I’m taking a few dollars to the sports...

Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 1:30pm

Lions Calvin Johnson Patriots NFL Trade Rumors: Comeback coming?

New Patriots receiver Demaryius Thomas credits retired All-Pro Calvin Johnson as the reason he went to Georgia Tech to play college ball. Thomas was something of a Johnson clone with the Ramblin’ Wreck as they were both big receivers that dominated the competition in the ACC. They even spent one...

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 9:11am

Giants NFL Mock Draft Eagles Patriots Steelers Packers go QB WR RB

Much of the early portion of the draft will depend solely on the Cardinals decision of whether or not to take Kyler Murray first overall. It will have a direct impact on the Giants at No. 6, in particular, as New York will be eyeing a signal caller at some point in the draft. There has been buzz in...

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 6:29pm

Giants NFL Draft rumors: Hosting Dwayne Haskins for two days

Just 10 days out from the start of the 2019 NFL Draft and the New York Giants are showing some signs of tipping their proverbial hand when it comes to a plan of attack fueled by a pair of first-round selections. NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reported on Monday morning that the Giants are hosting Ohio...

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 1:06pm

Breaking down NFL over under win totals Eagles Packers good bets

The big name NFL free agents have all been scooped up and it’s highly unlikely that we’ll see any more Odell Beckham – Antonio Brown -level blockbuster trades any time before the season starts. So, for the most part, whatever NFL teams look like right now is what they’ll look like in September....

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 5:37pm

Competition for Eagles Carson Wentz Birds now likely to draft QB

Many thought that Howie Roseman should have gotten something – anything – in exchange for Super Bowl hero Nick Foles. But Foles’ situation was one of the most unique spots in NFL history. And Roseman was actually proven correct by not trading Foles before last season as Carson Wentz went down with...

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 5:16pm

Bills AJ Green Eagles Patriots Packers Steelers 49ers trade noise

Howie Roseman has been a magician with the Eagles salary cap in the past eight weeks as the team began the offseason with one of the more unfavorable cap situations in the NFL. Now, thanks to various trades and signings, they have plenty of flexibility with $19.3 million in cap space. That's more...

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 10:22am

Giants NFL Draft rumors: Dwayne Haskins, Drew Lock, Daniel Jones, Josh Rosen

For a general manager that claims to have a plan, the outlook surrounding Dave Gettleman's decisions for the New York Giants' future is as hazy as ever.    The 2019 NFL Draft is three weeks away and the Giants look to be at a quadruple fork in the road after a shockingly active...

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 10:55am

Steelers Dez Bryant Eagles Patriots Giants Redskins Bills chatter

Do not expect a signing in the next few weeks as teams prep for the NFL Draft, but free agent wide receiver Dez Bryant will surely be heard from before this offseason has ceased. Bryant tweeted out at the end of March, “I will be a steal wherever I go … bet on it.” This time around, Bryant is...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 6:20pm

Titans Emmanuel Sanders Patriots Steelers Ravens Redskins buzz

The Patriots seem primed for a move after restructuring the contract of Stephon Gilmore last week. But, as always, Bill Belichick is in no rush. The New England fanbase was screaming for a wide receiver addition all of last offseason and into early last season and the Patriots finally obliged by...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:10am

Is Rob Gronkowski mulling comeback with Patriots already?

Rob Gronkowski has announced his retirement. But I have some questions. Before I go any further, allow me to put out this disclaimer: Yes, I do care about Gronkowski’s health. And no, I am not saying he’s a coward for choosing to walk away from the game of football at just 29 years of age. It’s a...

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 5:43pm

What will Gronk do next odds Male stripper makes the cut

The Patriots were the most buttoned-down organization in professional sports before April 23, 2010. That all changed in an instant when a goofy dude from Buffalo stormed the NFL Draft stage and started head-butting his brothers. Rob Gronkowki will be remembered for many things, including being...

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:11pm

2 Round NFL Mock Draft Kyler Murray Giants Bengals Redskins

A month away from the NFL Draft, most are projecting that the Cardinals will deal away Josh Rosen and take Oklahoma signal-caller Kyler Murray first overall. But Arizona has to know that it’s way more than one player away. Put Tom Brady on the Cardinals in September and the team would be lucky to...

Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 5:48pm

Bengals Josh Rosen Giants Patriots Redskins deal imminent?

There is more and more buzz centering around the potential trade of Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen, as a move before the NFL Draft now seems likely. NFL.com's Daniel Jeremiah was one of many that added fuel to the Josh Rosen-to-the-Patriots rumors this week, writing the following. "I...

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 11:09am

Giants NFL Draft rumors: Dwayne Haskins latest

If there was any more indication that you have to take most things the big-time media outlets like ESPN report, look no further than the New York Giants' seemingly hot-and-cold relationship with NFL Draft quarterback prospect Dwayne Haskins.    The Ohio State product is considered by...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:43am

Glen Macnow: Eagles reveling in the ineptitude of the rest of the NFC East

The first week of the new NFL calendar arrived in Philadelphia with a flurry. The Eagles brought back prodigal son Desean Jackson and added DT Malik Jackson. They said goodbye to Nick Foles, Jordan Hicks and Golden Tate. Overall, are they better than they were at the end of 2018? I ran a Twitter...

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 4:53pm

Redskins AJ Green Patriots Packers Bears Bengals trade buzz

Wide receiver has been the most talked about position in the NFL this past week, with Antonio Brown landing with the Raiders and Odell Beckham finding a home with the Browns. Most of the top free agent receivers like Golden Tate and Adam Humphries are off the board. That leaves several NFL teams...

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 10:46am

Nick Foles DeSean Jackson prop bet over unders

Dive deep into those kiosks because you can often find prop bets with awesome odds. Several sportsbooks featured NFL free agency prop bets this week, including one on new/old Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson. One book had D-Jax over/unders set at 900.5 receiving yards and 4.5 receiving...

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 2:39pm

Futures NFL odds Eagles rise due to DeSean Jackson free agency moves

The Eagles made one of the biggest splashes in free agency in 2017 in landing top receiver Alshon Jeffery, and it paid off big-time 11 month later with a Super Bowl win.    The Rams were highly active in March of 2018, brining in the top defensive player on the market in Ndamukong Suh,...

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 5:39pm

Danny Picard: Patriots NFL free agency silence again a winning formula

By now, you either trust Bill Belichick or you don’t. I’m Team Belichick. Another round of Kool-aid on me. Drink up. My tab’s open. Seems like a yearly ritual, where I have to still try and convince some in New England that Belichick knows what he’s doing. He does have a plan.  And...

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 5:12pm