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  • Best and worst of the 2018 NFL Week 1

    Best and worst of the 2018 NFL Week 1

     The Tampa Bay Buccaneers provided the most surprising outcome with a 48-40 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. The Saints were heavy favorites at home as the projected NFC South winners while the Buccaneers entered the season as overwhelming favorites to finish last in the division. In...
  • Pittsburgh Steelers best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    Pittsburgh Steelers best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have a good, but aging, team. They have won the AFC North two years in a row and are the favorites for a third. The Steelers have playmakers and game-changing players at each level. They are already in the process of getting younger, but aren’t in a rebuild yet. Here are the...
  • Pittsburgh Steelers 2018 team preview

    Pittsburgh Steelers 2018 team preview

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have the model franchise in the AFC North for several seasons. They have won the division three of the last four years and made the playoffs in each of them. Additionally, they haven’t had a below .500 record since 2003. The Steelers went 13-3 last season, including 10 wins...
  • Cleveland Browns best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    Cleveland Browns best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    The Cleveland Browns have been upgraded the roster piece by piece over the last few seasons. Their one mistake has been at quarterback. They felt that they had the pieces that it was time to acquire a veteran with some proven success in the league. Here are the best players on the Browns roster and...
  • Cleveland Browns 2018 team preview

    Cleveland Browns 2018 team preview

    The Cleveland Browns have been the laughing stock of the NFL for several seasons. However, things may be changing. They finally have a quarterback with some proven success in the NFL as well as a No. 1 overall draft pick quarterback and several high-first-round draft picks. This may be the season...
  • Cincinnati Bengals best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    Cincinnati Bengals best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    The Cincinnati Bengals have been a game or a game and a half under .500 in each of the last two seasons, respectively. Despite declining success, the Bengals have made minimal changes to the coaching staff and key pieces of the roster. Here are the best players on the Bengals roster and some...
  • Cincinnati Bengals 2018 team preview

    Cincinnati Bengals 2018 team preview

    The Cincinnati Bengals are just two seasons removed from a 12-4 record and AFC North division title, but things are going in the wrong direction. They finished just below .500 in 2016 and 2017, but it looks like they are going to have a couple four or five-win seasons before getting back to...
  • Baltimore Ravens 2018 team preview

    Baltimore Ravens 2018 team preview

    The Baltimore Ravens were well set in a playoff spot during the final week of the season. However, everything came crashing down with a thud on a fourth down. The Bengals scored with very little time left on the clock and the Ravens were left on the outside looking in when the Bills played the...
  • Baltimore Ravens best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    Baltimore Ravens best players and predictions for the 2018 season

    The Baltimore Ravens are looking at a rough season in 2018. They have a fragile and aging quarterback, or a rookie one, and a mediocre or aging group around them. The Ravens need to get more talent and improve the roster before they will get back to consistent playoff seasons. Here are the best...
  • AFC North 2018 receiver rankings: Brown owns the top spot

    AFC North 2018 receiver rankings: Brown owns the top spot

    Antonio Brown was a little known wide receiver out of Central Michigan University when the Pittsburgh Steelers selected him in the sixth round of the 2010 draft. He played in nine games as a rookie and amassed 167 yards on 16 catches. Then, he took off. In Year 2, Brown had 1,108 yards and two...
  • AFC North 2018 running back rankings: Bell is the best

    AFC North 2018 running back rankings: Bell is the best

    Le’Veon Bell is easily the best running back in the AFC North. He may even be the best in the entire league. In order to get there, it has been an interesting career for him. Bell missed a few games with injuries as a rookie in 2013. Then he was suspended for three games, which was reduced to two...
  • AFC North 2018 quarterback rankings: Big Ben sits on top

    AFC North 2018 quarterback rankings: Big Ben sits on top

    Ben Roethlisberger has been in the news recently for criticizing the decision to draft his heir apparent. While, the 36-year-old has flirted with retirement in the media, he still has plenty left in the tank. The two-time Super Bowl winner has played his entire 14-year career with Pittsburgh...
  • AFC North2018 draft superlatives

    AFC North2018 draft superlatives

    The Cleveland Browns controlled the 2018 draft. Not only did they have the first pick in each round, they began the draft with four picks in the first two rounds. Many experts believed they were going to take a quarterback with the first pick and they did. Their second pick was far more intriguing...
  • Best moments of the Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns rivalry

    Best moments of the Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns rivalry

    The Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns will meet on Sunday for the 38th time in the regular season. The Ravens lead the all-time series with a 28-9 season record. The Ravens won the first meeting this season 24-10 at M&T Bank Stadium. The Ravens swept the two matchups last season. Here are...
  • Best games in the rivalry between the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers

    Best games in the rivalry between the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers

    The Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers meet on Sunday in Week 4 for the 43rd time in the regular season and 47th overall. The Steelers lead the all-time regular season series with a 22-20 record. Last season, the two teams split the season series with each team winning at home. The Ravens took...
  • Three predictions for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017

    Three predictions for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are a week away from their regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns. The Steelers finished last season 11-5 and won the AFC North division. They were the third seed in the AFC and defeated the Miami Dolphins in the wild card round. After defeating the Kansas City...
  • Three predictions for the Cleveland Browns in 2017

    Three predictions for the Cleveland Browns in 2017

    The Cleveland Browns are a week away from their regular season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Browns stumbled into a win last season, but still got the No. 1 overall pick with 15 losses. Here are three predictions for the Browns this season. #3. DeShone Kizer will look like the...
  • Three predictions for the Baltimore Ravens in 2017

    Three predictions for the Baltimore Ravens in 2017

    The Baltimore Ravens are a week away from their regular season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals. The Ravens went 8-8 last season and missed the playoffs. Here are three predictions for the Ravens this season. #3. Joe Flacco will finish in the top five in passing yards Flacco was seventh in the...
  • Three predictions for the Cincinnati Bengals in 2017

    Three predictions for the Cincinnati Bengals in 2017

    The Cincinnati Bengals are a week away from their regular season opener against the Baltimore Ravens. The Bengals took a big step backward last season with a 6-9-1 record. Here are three predictions for the Bengals this season. #3. Josh Malone will have more receptions than John Ross Everyone became...
  • The three best moves and the worst one made by the Houston Texans in the 2017 offseason

    The three best moves and the worst one made by the Houston Texans in the 2017 offseason

    The Houston Texans are the two-time defending champs of the AFC South division. It is surprising to see a team reach the postseason in back-to-back seasons with so much mediocre to truly bad quarterback play. The Texans have a good roster, but have one glaring hole: they have to find a good...
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