FourVerts’ NFL Week 1 picks

Within two days, The Patriots and Chiefs will kick off the new season at Foxborough, where the defending champs will show off their fifth Lombardi trophy. There’s some   matchups headlining Week 1 including the Carr vs Mariota showdown in Nashville, A revamped Seahawks team heads to Lambeau, Dallas, with a newly freed Elliot defend…

FourVerts’ 2017 NFC South preview

The NFC South used to be the “other” division in the NFC. The division was the remnants of the NFC West, which of course made no sense, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the old NFC Central. It has only been around since the 2002 season.  The division started with a bang with the Tampa…

College Football Players That Every NFL Fan Needs To Know

  Quarterbacks: 1. Sam Darnold, USC   Ever since being the named the starting quarterback of the Trojans, Sam Darnold became one of the best quarterbacks in the country, leading USC to nine wins in 10 games, including a thrilling Rose Bowl victory over Penn State in which he threw for 459 yards and five touchdowns….

FourVerts’ 2017 NFC East preview

The NFC East is the premier division of the NFL and last season they showed us why.  After a dismal 2015, The East had three teams with winning seasons and some exciting new stars that emerged in the division last year.The Cowboys shocked the NFL world by winning the division with their dominate OL and…

Ezekiel Elliott – Where Do We Go From Here?

Today, the NFL announced that Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott was suspended 6 games for Domestic Violence under the NFL’s new policy. DALLAS, Tx. — Per their investigation, there is photographic evidence of three separate occasions of injuries sustained by his girlfriend Tiffany Thompson, who deserves to be known by her name and not just as…

Dolphins Play It Safe, Sign Jay Cutler

Today the Miami Dolphins signed Jay Cutler to a one year deal worth 10-13 million depending on incentives. This was the safe and smart play by the Dolphins. Full disclosure, no move the Dolphins could have made would save their season. By signing Cutler the team kept up appearances. It “shows” the players and the…

2017 Fantasy Bargain Basement – RB

We’re back for the next edition of our Fantasy Football bargain basement for 2017. Below, you’ll find the best RB options if you decide to invest in another position early, or your leaguemates are keeping all the good options. Joe Mixon – Cincinnati Bengals I know what you’re thinking. How is Mixon a bargain? Well, because…

2017 Fantasy Bargain Basement – QB

This will be the first in a position by position series on the Fantasy Bargain Basement. This edition will be covering Quarterbacks. Maybe you decided to load up on RBs? Maybe you’re stuck in a keeper league where everyone keeps the top QBs. Or, maybe you’re in a 2 QB league and looking for that…

Kirk Cousins vs. The Washington Redskins. How both sides won and lost.

Monday at 4pm, the long-term deal deadline passed and went like a typical lazy summer afternoon.  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Nothing happened and realistically nothing was ever going to happen. But this makes no sense. Obviously Coach Jon Gruden, Bruce Allen, and the rest of the front office have said they wanted Kirk in Washington for…

Ryan O’Callaghan’s Story is Important

Big, strong and tough. These are words that you would use to describe Ryan O’Callaghan, a former NFL offensive lineman.  He is an imposing man, standing in at 6’7, 330 pounds. O’Callaghan played college football at the University of California and eventually for the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs. However, those fights in…