Found September 27, 2013 on The Football Fan Spot:
New York Giants (0-3) at Kansas City Chiefs (3-0) The Giants are an NFL worst -9 in turnovers, while the Chiefs are an NFL best +9 in turnovers. Therefore, the Chiefs should dominate the turnover battle and win this game right? Well, that’s not necessarily true. Turnover margin tends to be very inconsistent on a week to week (and year to year) basis. For example, teams who win the turnover battle by 4 one week, on average, have a turnover margin of +0.0 the following week. Teams who lose the turnover battle by 4 one week, same thing, an average of+0.0 the following week. Alex Smith has yet to throw an interception on 105 attempts this year, but that’s not going to continue. He simply hasn’t really been tested and, as a result, hasn’t had to make a lot of high risk throws. He’s attempted just 18 of 105 passes more than 10 yards through the air and just 4 more than 20 yards through the air. He also hasn’t completed a single pass outside the hash marks longer than 10 yards downfield al...

A very young Peyton Manning cries while playing backyard football

Of course, Peyton Manning has come a long way and (hopefully) gotten a lot tougher since he spent time playing football with his brothers as a little tot, but watching this footage of big brother Cooper making Peyton cry, whine and throw a temper tantrum as a little kid still is quite amusing. The footage […]The post Here’s Peyton Manning crying and whining while playing football...

No rift between Eli Manning and Hakeem Nicks after WR's comment

The Hakeem Nicks-Eli Manning rift if it ever did exist is officially no more. On Wednesday three days after Nicks made headlines for saying “I can’t throw it to myself” in the wake of Sunday’s 38-0 loss to the Carolina Panthers coach Tom Coughlin hinted that the comment was vastly overblown. And Manning said he didn’t even need to talk to the wide receiver about any possible...

Week 4 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pick-Ups

At this point in the season things are starting to look a little clearer but it is that time of the season when the BYE weeks start and you are scrambling to find a replacement for the week; here are the top waiver wire pick-ups for each position in Week 4.Quarterback: Alex Smith, Kansas City ChiefsThe Chiefs have started the season 3-0 and Alex Smith is doing his part by efficiently...

Hakeem Nicks on relationship with Eli Manning: 'It's all good'

New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks says “it’s all good” between he and quarterback Eli Manning. Nicks, who was targeted once on Sunday and ended the game against the Carolina Panthers without a catch, 

Chiefs likely salivating at thought of Giants' miscues

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The hungry Kansas City Chiefs defense must be salivating at the thought of Eli Manning and the turnover-prone New York Giants coming to Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday. The Chiefs (3-0) lead the league with a plus-9 turnover differential, a big reason why they're undefeated. The Giants, meanwhile, are a league-worst minus-9, a major reason they've yet to...

Take Two: Terrelle Pryor vs. Alex Smith

Week 3 came and went, and unfortunately for the both of us, Ryan Tannehill and Andy Dalton both let fantasy owners down who were expecting a big day. In fact, they nearly finished with identical totals, as Tannehill posted a 236/2/1 stat line along with 7 rushing yards and a lost fumble, while Andy Dalton finished with a meager 235/2/1 with an added 5 rushing yards and a lost fumble...

Here's Mike Francesa telling Eli Manning that Carl Banks said the Giants Quit in Carolina

Mike Francesa telling Eli Manning that Carl Banks said the Giants Quit in Carolina **Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return to BobsBlitz.comFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.

Top 10 ways Josh Freeman lost the Bucs locker room

Poor Autograph Skills, Too I know I was a little dubious to the idea that Bucs QB Josh Freeman, having just lost the starting job, had also "lost the locker room", or so says the folks who always speak up when the coach needs air cover for something fairly desperate. But then I heard all of the reasons why...10) Kept totally and rudely interrupting other people's private...

Four Underdog NFL Teams That Will Prosper This Season

Kansas City Chiefs (3-0): The Chiefs are 3-0, shocking to some -- not-so-shocking to some. With the addition of Alex Smith, it doesn't come to a huge surprise that the Chiefs are 3-0. Smith formerly started for the San Francisco 49ers and led them to back-to-back winning seasons in 2011(13-3), and part of last season(8-2).Smith knows how to spread the ball around between Donnie...

Fantasy Fix: Waiver wire blues

Now that we are three weeks into the Fantasy Football season, your team is starting to show what it's made of. If you are 3-0, feel free to start writing your own FFB column and discover what a “lucrative” business it actually is. If you’re 2-1 and feel comfortable with your lineup, it may be time to do a little roster tinkering or make some ridiculous trade offers...
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