Brains Count: Belichick and Patriots Win Today Feb05

Brains Count: Belich...

After reading a ton this week about the Super Bowl and related articles I have come away emboldened.  I have not read or heard a thing I did not know. What does that mean? Maybe the writers and pundits are not so smart as they are the experts and if I can figure it out… well you can draw your...

The Super Bowl Psychology-Bigger Than All Feb05

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...

Broncos Lucky To Hav...

I am not sure what game you were watching on Sunday when the Broncos beat the Patriots 20-18. Yes 20-18. The Pats came within a two point conversion of tying the game despite overcoming so many offensive self-inflicted wounds that most mortals would have been dead on arrival. Sure the Broncos...

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...

A New England Patrio...

In this episode of Your Sports Story A young women talks about her love of the Patriots and her dog Brady on a magic Sunday in NYC!  Deflategate? Did not happen!! https://www.facebook.com/yoursportstory?fref=nf...

Tom Brady: 10 Things About Deflategate Desperation Cheating- More May24

Tom Brady: 10 Things...

1-Tom Brady cheated because he probably had been doing it for quite some time and had not been caught. 2-Given the talent Brady has there is no reason for him to cheat. Why did he cheat? 3-It suggests a mindset that cheating is condoned within the organization which from all reports it is....

Picking the Super Bo...

Anyone who has a decent knowledge of sports or even life for that matter can figure out what it takes to win. It is just doing it that is hard!! Using the Super Bowl as an example. 1-Off field preparation is paramount this includes both physical and mental preparation 2-The team that executes...

The New England Patr...

Talk all you want and more the New England Patriots own the best regular season record for the last fifteen years. Additionally, they have won three Super Bowls over that period of time. Few teams in any sport can compare to the Patriots winning excellence. It is easy to see how fans of other...

Deflate Gate: Belichick and Brady In the Cross Hairs Jan24

Deflate Gate: Belich...

There is no way around the fact that the Patriots violated the rules if they under inflated the balls. There is no condoning or excusing it if in fact they did it!!  And at this point it is not clear that they did. I could certainly see how teams that were beaten by the Patriots would be very...

The New England Patriots: How To Deal With Disappointments- Once Again Jan20

The New England Patr...

The New England Patriots are by any standard a very successful franchise. Their record is unparalleled having won the most games of any team since their last Super Bowl win in 2004. The Patriots have also made the post season most frequently since their last Super Bowl appearing in 8 of 9...

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...

AFC-NFC Championship...

Today is the day! The AFC and NFC championship games  are a sports fan’s dream come true.  Two iconic quarterbacks in Brady and Manning matchup on the AFC side and two young new- age read option quarterbacks in Wilson and Kaepernick on the NFC side. Who could ask for anything more? Here is my...

Peyton Manning: A Sp...

Some of us have it and some of us don’t. Peyton Manning has it and the majority of his peers do not. What makes Peyton Manning and a few other quarterbacks different from all others is not only their physical abilities but more importantly their mental ones. This allows players Manning to see...

NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYO...

As the New England Patriots prepare to play the Indianapolis Colts tonight up in Foxboro it might be prudent to step back and take a look at what is nothing less than a modern era football dynasty. It is very difficult to pick against the Patriots at home. Given how injury ravaged the team...

Patriots Run Ball Do...

The New England Patriots dominated the Colts in Foxboro by running it down their throats. It was a physically punishing game as the Patriots just rang it up on the Colts dominating on both sides of the line. I did mention that any team that gave up 44 points to the Chiefs was vulnerable. And...

NFL Divisional Playo...

The NFL Divisional Round is quickly approaching. Saturday features two great match-ups. Football at its best!  First up, the Seahawks against the underdog Saints followed by the magical comeback kid Andrew Luck and the Colts versus the polarizing but also resilient-brilliant Tom Brady and the...

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...

The Patriots: How To Deal With Missed Opportunities Dec16

The Patriots: How To...

The New England Patriots are by any standard a very successful franchise. Their record is unparalleled having won the most games of any team since their last Super Bowl win in 2004. The Patriots have also made the post season most frequently since their last Super Bowl appearing in 8 of 9...

Manning and Brady: The Downside of Brilliance Nov24

Manning and Brady: T...

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. This has been no easy...

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...