Workhorse or Pony? : Top Running Back Prospects of 2018 NFL Draft

October 26, 2017

After breaking down the Top three QB prospects in our last article, we break down the top 4 Running Back prospects in the 2018 NFL Draft. Could these backs be future workhorses, or bust and become ponies? Saquon Barkley   Penn State is on the verge of making the College Football playoffs for the first time in school history, and a major reason for that is Junior Running Back Saquon Barkley….

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Franchise Changers? Breaking Down the top Three Qbs of the 2018 NFL Draft

October 24, 2017

The 2018 QB Class is loaded with potential franchise changing prospects. Here we highlight three of the top Quarterback prospects in the 2018 Class.     Lamar Jackson Louisville   The Heisman trophy winner, the South Florida kid, the best dual-threat Qb since Michael Vick. Is Jackson the real deal or just a product of the inflation that comes with a high paced college offense. Regardless of the answer, it…

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Breaking News: The Buffalo Bills Make Major Trades.

August 11, 2017

The Buffalo Bills have traded away WR Sammy Watkins and a 2018 sixth round pick to the Los Angeles Rams for CB E.J. Gaines and a 2018 second rounder. The Buffalo Bills have also traded away starting CB Ronald Darby to the Philadelphia Eagles for WR Jordan Matthews and a 2018 third round pick.     The Rams now add a legitimate number one wide receiver to complement 2016 First…

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Breaking News: Dallas Cowboys Star Ezekiel Elliot Suspended 6 games. What’s Next for America’s team?

August 11, 2017

Dallas Cowboys star Running Back Ezekiel Elliot has been suspended six games by the NFL, because of his domestic abuse case. This has been a lingering issue since last season and Roger Goodell has finally stepped in. Zeke has three days to appeal the suspension and we expect it to fall to a three game suspension. Dallas will now rely on RB Darren Mcfadden and Alfred Morris to handle a…

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Five NFL Rookies That Will Make An Impact This Upcoming Season.

August 10, 2017

Honorable Mentions: QB Deshaun Watson ( Houston Texans) and RB Leonard Fournette (Jacksonville Jaguars) Both Watson and Fournette were highly touted coming into draft night and both were top 15 picks. Fournette was selected 4th overall, but will split carries with RB’s T.J. Yeldon and Chris Ivory. Watson was the 12th overall selection and while he has impressed so far in camp, he will need to surpass QB Tom Savage…

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Why the Miami Dolphins passed on Colin Kaepernick and signed Jay Cutler

August 8, 2017

Many recall when Colin Kaepernick led the San Francisco 49ers to a Super Bowl appearance in 2012 and a NFC Championship appearance in 2013. Fast forward to 2017 and Kaepernick is still a free agent and Jay Cutler, the man who did not want to play football, was signed first. The latter was signed by the Miami Dolphins, a team who was in need of Quarter back help after losing…

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Greatest of All Time? How Adrian Peterson can become the greatest Running Back ever.

August 8, 2017

Jim Brown, Walter “Sweetness” Payton, Gale Sayers, Barry Sanders, Emmit Smith, and Adrian Peterson. Some of the greatest Running backs to ever play in the National Football League and have been the staple of excellence. When Adrian Peterson came into the league in 2007 no one expected his career to blow up as it has. Along side Brett Farve, Peterson and the Vikings went all the way the NFC Championship…

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How Jay Cutler impacts the Miami Dolphins.

August 7, 2017

August 7th, 2017 was a major day for the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins signed former Denver Bronco and Chicago Bear Jay Cutler to a 1 year / $10 Million deal to stand in for the injured Ryan Tannehill. Jay Cutler was set to retire and become a broadcaster before being reached out by Adam Gase and the Miami Dolphins. Although many people know Jay Cutler as one of the laziest,…

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5 NFL Players that deserve the NBA “Super Max” Contract.

July 5, 2017

July 1st was a huge day for the National Basketball League (NBA) as it was the first day of free agency. The Golden State Warriors made resigning Superstar Point Guard Stephen Curry a priority by signing him to a 5 year, $201 million contract. When the news first came out NBA players such as Lebron James came out by saying that Curry deserved a $400 million contract. However, the most…

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LIVE 2017 NFL Draft Grades

April 27, 2017

SportsRoutes will be giving live draft grades throughout the NFL draft. 1.Cleveland Browns- DE Myles Garrett Texas A&M Myles Garrett offers a unique combination of a high football IQ along with ultra-athleticism. Cleveland has not only selected the top player in this years draft, but they have also selected the top defensive player since Jadeveon Clowney in 2014. Grade: A+ 2. Chicago Bears (from the San Francisco 49ers)- QB Mitch…

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