Why Super Bowl Game ...

If I were other coaches, players, organizations, or fans after watching what was a dreadfully played Super Bowl by both the Panthers and the Broncos I would be feeling really good this morning. I saw two flawed and incomplete teams make it to the Super Bowl. I saw the Broncos with absolutely...

Carolina Panthers Me...

Everyone makes mistakes it is just how many you make and when you make them. The Carolina Panthers managed to make too many mistakes and too many of them in crucial situations. What can you say about mental errors they drive coaches’ crazy– and they should. The Panthers from the...

The Super Bowl Psychology Feb07

The Super Bowl Psych...

The Super Bowl has become such an important event in our society that it has taken on the stature of many of our religious and national holidays and has become embedded in our family traditions. As a stand-alone two week event it seems bigger than any religious holiday– and well it...

Manning and Brady Struggle With Brilliance Jan23

Manning and Brady St...

History has shown that the Tom Brady’s and Peyton Manning’s of the football world come around once in a generation. While each has left their mark on the playing field in terms of successes, they are both truly football geniuses who have made those around them better. Having done research in...

Why We Really Shoved Richard Sherman Back In The Box Feb03

Why We Really Shoved...

The Seattle Seahawks are Super Bowl champions easily defeating the Denver Broncos in a one sided affair. While the game was nothing short of a dud the back stories that dominated the game were much more telling than the game itself. We managed in a two week period prior to the game to shove...

Broncos Defeat Patri...

Peyton Manning was superb and all the kudos go to the Broncos their performance was nothing short of spectacular in an all all-around well-played game by the Broncos on both sides of the ball. Manning was in total control and at one point got into a rhythm where he could not miss. He  had an...

NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYOFFS: THE MINDSET OF SUCCESS WILL PREDICT OUTCOMES Jan06

NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYO...

This past weekend the NFL Wild Card Playoff games were both exciting and filled with many thrilling moments.  The games involving the Colts, 49ers, and Saints all came down to a few tics on the clock. Football fans could not ask for more. The winning teams who are moving on to the Divisional...

Peyton Manning and Tom Brady- Out With The New And In With The Old Sep30

Peyton Manning and T...

Chip Kelly has come into the NFL along with a wave of change that is partially overtaking the league led by the likes of the Colin Kaepernicks, RGllls and the Russell Wilsons of the game who can run the spread offense, and do all sorts of newfangled things with a football and player...

Eli Versus Peyton-The Giants and Broncos Match-Up Sep14

Eli Versus Peyton-Th...

Much is being made about the two Manning brothers facing each other on the field this Sunday and there are many good reasons for this besides the fact that they are brothers. When two elite players who are quarterbacks face off against each other as leaders of their respective teams and those...

Eli Manning versus Peyton Manning Brings Out The Sibling Rivalry In Us All Sep14

Eli Manning versus P...

When Eli and Peyton Manning take the field on Sunday a lot more is at stake than just a football game between the Giants and Broncos.  It is a match-up between two brothers and for anyone who has had a sibling they can relate to the natural competitiveness that can, and often does emerge from...

Robert Griffin lll-How The Psychological Tools That Made Him Initially Successful-Assisted In His Recovery Sep04

Robert Griffin lll-H...

While there is little doubt that good genes combined with modern medical techniques assisted superstar players such as RGlll, Darrelle Revis, Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson, as well as many other professional athletes to return to the gridiron, there is little doubt that major aspects of...

Wes Welker Is Not Crazy Aug08

Wes Welker Is Not Cr...

Wesley Walker was quoted as saying that he had a hard time putting up with Bill Belichick’s ways in New England. “It was just kind of hard,” Welker told the magazine (Sports Illustrated) in a story that appears in this week’s edition, “one of those deals where you have...