Author Archives: Thomas Day

4 In, 4 Out

   With the first round of the NFL playoffs in the books, it is clear that we know very little.  I went 2-2 in my predictions, with the Boys and Jets holding strong defensively and the Pack and Pats doing exactly the opposite.  Regardless we are through the terrible first round of the playoffs and [...]

What We Learned… Week 2

Previously on “What We Learned”
First let me say that I am not the type of writer to hide from my mistakes.  So, lets begin Week 2 by looking back at Week 1.  First off:
1.  Jay Cutler has a lot of work to do.
Its difficult to say I got this one wrong.  He did some work, [...]

What We Learned Week 1

Each Week I will attempt, sometime on Tuesday, to review the week that was in the NFL.  Hopefully I can shed some light on how I see things which played out and what it means on the rest of the NFL season.  It will be an education in what we learned in the previous week’s [...]

Fallen From Grace

At the end of the Super Bowl, as the confetti rains down and the champions celebrate.  And for two men the moment means very different things.  One player knows tht all the money, all the work and all the fame have finally come to result in something, a Championship ring.  For the other, fate is [...]

Graduated Grades

  Many media outlets like to give out grades in the days following the draft, associating the selected players with the designated needs of each team.  Teams like New England and Philadelphia have been given their A’s andA-’s, while the Oakland Raiders helped set the curve by bringing up the rear with an F.  But [...]

5 Questions

With Day One of the 2009 NFL Draft behind us, the first glimpse at what the next season has in store has appeared.  With each selection, (or for those of you in Dallas, each missed selection) the future of all 32 teams becomes clear.  But with every draft there are risers and fallers, players who [...]