Awol Sports Podcast: 8/18/19

Guest appearance by Joey Balistreri. Discussing RB holdouts between the Dallas Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliot, as well as the L.A. Chargers and Melvin Gordon. Going through the top backup quarterbacks in the league. Finishing off with QB tiers. Please feel free to subscribe on YouTube, listen to the Awol Sports Podcast on iTunes, keep up…

Awol Sports Podcast: 7/1/19

Guest appearance by Joey Balistreri. Discussing Tyreke Hill’s looming suspension with reality and fantasy impacts. What are the best NFL fan bases? How will things shake out between Matt LaFleur and Aaron Rodgers in year number one? Pass Interference plays can be reviewed this season. In what order should Dallas extend Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott…

Dallas Cowboys: Upcoming Extensions

The Dallas Cowboys have turned things around, but is it a coincidence that things steered in the right direction at the 2016 draft? RB Ezekiel Elliott was selected in the first round and QB Dak Prescott in the third. America’s Team has reached the postseason in two of those three seasons. Granted, this duo inherited…

2019 Fantasy Football RB Rankings

1. Ezekiel Elliott gets a healthy O-line to start the season, something the Cowboys missed despite reaching the postseason. Zeke eats and eats as the centerpiece in Big D, both on the ground and catching dump-offs. He allows the Cowboys to play the way they do: control the clock, move the chains, convert redzone trips…

NBA Western Conference Finals

So, there we have it folks, the NBA Conference Finals are set and we the bracket has been trimmed down to four. Golden State flexed their championship prowess in the face of adversity, as they have their sights set on a fourth title in five years. Portland overcame consecutive first round sweeps to win a…

State of the Philadelphia Eagles Offense

All things start at the top and GM Howie Roseman is one of the best to do what he does. After plugging as many needs as possible between returning players from injuries, free agent signings and via trade, the Philadelphia Eagles drafted the best players available on their board. Carson Wentz, to me, is a…

State of the Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals were allowed to hit the reset button. After moving on from the retired head coach & quarterback combination in Bruce Arians (no longer retired) & Carson Palmer, the team elected to sign first-time head coach Steve Wilks and draft Josh Rosen 10th overall. Both were one & done out of the desert,…

Today’s Basketball Just Doesn’t Cut It For Me

Here we are at playoff basketball after March Madness just crowned a first-time champion in Virginia, a school that has been around since 1905. Great accomplishment for Cavaliers basketball, right there with the Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia Eagles (all recent success after the longest of droughts). The only series in this first round…

Cleveland Browns: Tyreek Hill on the Trade Block

So, Tyreek Hill’s name came up during this early offseason. That can’t be good news, right? Well, Hill has a 3-year-old son that was involved in two incidences. One, for child abuse or neglect at home, where Hill was listed on the report. Two, battery against a juvenile (broken arm), where Hill was not listed on…