Archives

Oct. 14, 2012; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receiver (11) Larry Fitzgerald is unable to come up with an overthrown pass against the Buffalo Bills at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Breaking Vegas With Garrett Thornton – Week Three

Last year I picked 5 games each week. Of the 17 weeks of the regular season last year, I had three weeks where I chose correctly in only 1 game. That’s not exactly breaking Vegas. Well, to start this season, I have had two consecutive one-win weeks. The good thing about last year is that […]

seahawks rams

Seattle Seahawks Struggle Offensively To Start Season

After barely beating the lowly Miami Dolphins 12-10 and losing a pitiful game to the Los Angeles Rams 9-3, the Seattle Seahawks sit at 1-1. Seattle’s offense looks terrible with a combined total of 15 points through two games. They rank 21st in passing yards, 18th in rushing yards and second to last in points […]

Dec 23, 2012, Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) scrambles out of the pocket  against the San Francisco 49ers during the third quarter at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

He Said / She Said – Seattle Seahawks vs. San Francisco 49ers

Oregon Sports News football writers Julian Rogers and Jessica Ridpath preview the week three matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers. When: 1:05 p.m. PT Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016  Where: CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Wash. Rogers: In the NFC West, 2016 version, everyone’s a winner. With all four contestants tied at 1–1, the […]

antonio brown

Fantasy Scrambler – Week Two Rankings And Sleepers

The NFL is finally back and after a wild week 1 filled with fantasy studs (A.J. Green) and duds (Russell Wilson), week 2 promises to be just as exciting and frustrating. Here are my top 5 rankings for each position for standard scoring including my top sleepers for week 2.   QB Cam Newton vs. […]

bengals steelers

Breaking Vegas With Garrett Thornton – Week Two

Week One saw all kinds of exciting games and drama around the NFL. One of the most bi-polar games last Sunday featured two AFC West foes. San Diego traveled to Kansas City to play the overhyped Chiefs. Coming into the game, the Chiefs were a 7-point favorite. In the first half, the Chargers came out […]

Sep 12, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers running back Shaun Draughn (24) rushes against Los Angeles Rams strong safety T.J. McDonald (25) during the first half of an NFL game at Levi's Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

NFC West Week 1 Recap And What To Expect In Week 2

After one week of the much awaited regular season, we know one thing for sure – we don’t know anything, and it stings. What We Thought We Knew: Arizona would start off strong (or more specifically Carson Palmer would), abolishing memories of their late 2015 slump. Defensive addition Chandler Jones and his new team would […]

seahawks

What Exactly Are The Seattle Seahawks Protesting?

Prior to last weekend’s opening Sunday in the NFL, sports media flocked to reports that certain Seattle Seahawks players, and perhaps the entire team, would be joining cornerback Jeremy Lane in protest of the national anthem. Linebacker Bobby Wagner told The Seattle Times, “Whatever we decide to do will be a big surprise.” Many speculated […]

breaking-vegas

Breaking Vegas With Garrett Thornton – Week One

Week one is back and the football world couldn’t be more excited! Last year I rolled out this series, Breaking Vegas, with the hope that I wouldn’t totally make a fool out of myself. Mission accomplished! I ended the regular season with a 52%-win percentage. Even better in the Playoffs. Well … this season I […]

seahawks dolphins

He Said / She Said – Seattle Seahawks Vs. Miami Dolphins

Oregon Sports News football writers Julian Rogers and Jessica Ridpath preview the week one 2016 matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and the Miami Dolphins. When: 1:05 p.m. PT Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016  Where: CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Wash. Rogers: Week one is finally here. Merry Footmas, everyone! Before we dive into this extra preseason game for […]

Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick Should Take A Seat More Often

San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick was at it again Thursday night. While the national anthem was being performed by a U.S. Navy officer and over 200 military personal unfurled the U.S. flag upon Qualcomm Stadium field as part of the San Diego Chargers’ annual Salute to the Military, Kaepernick downgraded his protest slightly to […]

Rees Odhiambo

Pass/Fail – The Seattle Seahawks Draft Class Before Tuesday’s First Cuts To 75

Patrick Lewis gets no respect. Which sucks for Patrick Lewis and those that depend on him, but is great news for the Seattle Seahawks’ sixth-round draft pick, center Joey Hunt. While statistically speaking most teams’ sixth-round picks are usually given no more leeway than undrafted free agents and veteran retreads when it comes to roster […]

Head Coach Pete Carroll, right, talks with cornerback Richard Sherman during Seahawks Training Camp at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center Monday August 3, 2015.  (Bettina Hansen / The Seattle Times)

He Said / She Said – Seattle Seahawks Training Camp Preview

Oregon Sports News writers Julian Rogers and Jessica Ridpath preview the Seattle Seahawks’ outlook as they prepare for the 2016 NFL season. When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 Where: Virginia Mason Athletic Center (VMAC), Renton, Wash. Rogers: How loaded are the Seattle Seahawks as they prepare for the 2016 season? Very. Despite last season’s clunker of […]

Quantcast