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Behind the Steel Curtain

Podcast: How the Steelers could miss the playoffs in 2020.

There is plenty to discuss on the latest episode of the popular new podcast Steelers Brunch w/ Tony. The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off missing the playoffs the past two seasons. Although the team hasn’t had a losing record in that period, not competing in the conference tournament is always a major disappointment. With Ben Roethlisberger back in the shotgun and a stifling defense led by Minkah Fitzpatrick, T.J. Watt and Cameron Heyward, there seems to be a sentiment that the Black-and-Gold could be back in the postseason again. But there are some things that could prevent that from...

The Pewter Plank

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will not make playoffs if these four players opt out

The Buccaneers won’t make the playoffs if these four players opt-out of the 2020 season The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are looking to end a streak of 12-straight seasons missing the playoffs, but there are more questions than answers as we proceed closer to time for training camp to start. As discussions and negotiations between the […] The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will not make playoffs if these four players opt out - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Behind the Steel Curtain

Podcast ‘Yeah, I said it’: The Steelers will surprise 31 NFL fan bases with success in 2020

In the latest episode of ‘Yeah, I said it’, we talk about some burning topics surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers. After missing the playoffs the past two NFL seasons, fan bases across the NFL landscape have written off the Pittsburgh Steelers as also rans. But with Ben Roethlisberger back from injury and a defense which ranks near the top of the league, those legions of fans in other cities like Baltimore, Boston, Kansas City, Houston, Los Angeles and all points in between are in for a surprise. This is where the BTSC podcast “Yeah, I Said It” comes in. Check out BTSC in analyzing...

Predominantly Orange

Denver Broncos: How the 2020 season could go up in flames

There are certain things that could happen where the 2020 season could go very wrong for the Denver Broncos. That song “See You Again” by Charlie Puth pops up into my mind sometimes when I think about how long it has been since the Denver Broncos have been to the playoffs. It’s been a long […] Denver Broncos: How the 2020 season could go up in flames - Predominantly Orange - Predominantly Orange - A Denver Broncos Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Dawg Pound Daily

The five most disappointing Cleveland Browns of the modern era

The Cleveland Browns have had many disappointing players, but none more than these five players. The Cleveland Browns have seen limited success since returning to the NFL in 1999. 10 different times since their return they have failed to record more than four wins in a season. They have made the playoffs just once, whille […] The five most disappointing Cleveland Browns of the modern era - Dawg Pound Daily - Dawg Pound Daily - A Cleveland Browns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

12th Man Rising

Five Seahawks legends that deserved to win a Super Bowl

The Seahawks have won one Super Bowl and it happened in 2013. But who are five Seattle legends that should have won one and never did? If you are young enough, you probably don’t remember a time when the Seahawks weren’t very good. Since 2001, Seattle has missed the playoffs just six times. They have […] Five Seahawks legends that deserved to win a Super Bowl - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - Seattle Seahawks News and Fan Community

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles: 6 Matchups to watch versus NFC West opponents

The Philadelphia Eagles’  four games versus the NFC West are interesting. The Philadelphia Eagles are just weeks away from meeting for training camp (hopefully) to help them prepare for a 2020 schedule that is going to be a difficult one to navigate. The “Birds” will face five teams that made the playoffs in 2019, and they […] Philadelphia Eagles: 6 Matchups to watch versus NFC West opponents - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Big Blue View

New York Giants news: Player opt-outs due to pandemic being discussed

Photo by Michael Hickey/ Let’s get to your Thursday headlines Good morning, New York Giants fans! Can the Giants go from 4-12 to the playoffs? Here’s what recent history shows – The Athletic This is a look at teams that have done it. NFL, NFLPA discussing plan for potential player opt-outs in 2020 Players in other sports are opting out. Given the option, you have to believe some NFL players will do the same. "My understanding is both the union and the league intend to have an opt-out for players who have either a pre-existing condition, family (members) with pre-existing...

Niner Nation

Golden Nuggets: Does Raheem Mostert have any leverage?

Photo by Sean M. Haffey/ Running backs are a dime-a-dozen in the NFL, and head coach Kyle Shanahan always seems to get the best out of them It was a surprise to hear that San Francisco 49ers’ running back Raheem Mostert requested a trade after not being able to negotiate a raise on his current contract. Mostert led the Niners in rushing last season with 772 yards on the ground, and 10 total touchdowns. He was tops in the NFL among running backs averaging 5.6 yards per carry. The 28-year-old was phenomenal in the playoffs as well. He averaged 112 yards per game, with five touchdowns...

Ramblin' Fan

4 free agent offensive linemen to get LA Rams to NFL Playoffs

4 signable NFL free agents options to return LA Rams to NFL Playoffs The LA Rams have been making decisions at the last possible moment in 2020.  The team cut running back Todd Gurley just as free agency was about to start. The team traded wide receiver Brandin Cooks just before the 2020 NFL Draft […] 4 free agent offensive linemen to get LA Rams to NFL Playoffs - Ramblin Fan - Ramblin Fan - A Los Angeles Rams Site (formerly St. Louis Rams Fan) - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

SFGate

SF 49ers' Raheem Mostert seeks trade as contract talks fizzle

Raheem Mostert’s explosive dashes in the regular season and playoffs helped propel the 49ers to the Super Bowl. Now he wants to play for another team.

ClutchPoints

3 best running backs in Atlanta Falcons history

The Atlanta Falcons don’t have an incredibly rich history. Since becoming an NFL franchise in 1966, the Falcons have only made a pair of Super Bowl appearances, losing both times. Also, between 1966 and 1990, Atlanta only made three trips to the playoffs. So, clearly, the Falcons’ organization struggled to get off the ground for […] The post 3 best running backs in Atlanta Falcons history appeared first on ClutchPoints.

The Denver Post

Mike Shanahan voted to Broncos Ring of Fame; will be inducted during 2021 ceremony

As the Broncos’ coach from 1995-2008, Shanahan went 138-86 in the regular season and 8-5 in the playoffs. He had only two losing seasons.

Still Curtain

3 pitfalls Steelers must avoid for the 2020 season to be successful

The Steelers struggled in certain areas in 2019. Here are three pitfalls Pittsburgh must avoid to be successful this year. Following the 2019 season, a season in which the Steelers did not make the playoffs despite being in a position to clinch a playoff spot seeming for most of the season, there was an obvious […] 3 pitfalls Steelers must avoid for the 2020 season to be successful - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

NFL Spin Zone

Fantasy Football: 25 Sleepers to jump on for the 2020 season

These fantasy football sleepers could be league-winning diamonds in the rough. Teams finding diamonds in the rough determines the difference between winning and losing in professional sports. The same goes for fantasy football. Every year, a handful of sleepers play a massive role in deciding who enters the playoffs with a stacked roster. This season, […] Fantasy Football: 25 Sleepers to jump on for the 2020 season - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.

Decision to bench Eli, start Daniel Jones came at PERFECT time | Pick Six Podcast

Will Brinson is joined by Brady Quinn and Ryan Wilson to discuss Daniel Jones taking over the starting QB role for the New York Giants, Cam Newton's injury status and 0-2 teams that could still make the playoffs.

Aaron Rodgers' legacy hinges on this season - Max Kellerman | First Take

Max Kellerman says Aaron Rodgers will be remembered in a more negative light if the Green Bay Packers miss the NFL playoffs again this season. #FirstTake ✔

Antonio Brown is a CLOWN and Josh Allen will lead the Bills to the playoffs | Time to Schein

Adam Schein gives his take on all of the nonsense going down between Antonio Brown and Ben Roethlisberger on Twitter. Adam Schein also discusses how quarterback Josh Allen will lead the Buffalo Bills to the playoffs and that Jerry Jones will need to sign