32 Shots: Week 9 NFL Power Rankings

As the NFL moves into Week 9, the season half way point, we recap where every team ranks in relation to the rest of the league and discuss the key stories surrounding their respective seasons. 1. Kansas City Chiefs (7-1) Putting the team on his back! In a game where the Chiefs were heavily favored to win, Andy Reid and company decided to throw the ball 47 times versus a total of 20 rushes against the winless New York Jets. This was even despite holding on to a double-digit lead…

Bias and the Black QB in the NFL

A couple of weeks ago, I talked about the historic nature in which the NFL had Black men as starting quarterbacks. I talked, with guarded optimism, about how the associated biases and stigmas that were unfairly levied against Black quarterbacks since the beginning, were finally starting to subside. This new age, this Golden age, of the Black QB was here (finally!) and there was no turning back. But then today told me otherwise….

BLACK WITH NO CHASER SPORTS…THE FLYEST FIVE

Welcome to The Flyest Five. This is a list of the top 5 players /teams across the sports world. With football season fast approaching, we decided to kick off this segment by listing the top 5 players in the skill positions, starting with the most important position on the field, the quarterback. In addition, we list the “not quite fly enough” players who are on the cusp of cracking our top 5. Hit us up to let us know if you agree, disagree, or feel we missed the mark completely.…