When presenting an argument, it can be important to disclose your bias off the top. We all have them in some form or another, and doing so can assist in clarity. I’ll do that now in saying that I love HBO’s Hard Knocks. I was a big fan of the show before, and this season featuring the Miami Dolphins has only increased that. It’s must-TiVo TV. So, some of this, I’m sure, is presented through that prism — I want the show to continue. Knowing all that, my point is this: The Dolphins have come off extremely well in Hard Knocks. And this experience should make other teams fall over themselves to be featured next year. I’m starting to realize […]
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Traveling around to different stadiums and getting your first glimpse at a team’s home atmosphere never gets old. There’s still a few I need to check off — Seattle and Green Bay are at the top of my list now — but I always appreciate looking around and understanding what makes a stadium tick. And I’ll never forget my first trip to Sun Life Stadium in South Florida. That’s where the Dolphins play, and I distinctly remember looking around in the home of this storied franchise and thinking two thoughts – 1. This is it? 2. Um, seriously? It was half-filled by kickoff and there was no buzz inside the stadium. Outside the stadium, the team did this bizarre orange […]
Mark Sanchez, a close friend of the NFL Network, took a few minutes during his visit Wednesday to answer some pertinent offseason questions about the Jets, his personal life and life with Rex Ryan.
Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Vince Young, Carson Palmer, Chad Ochocinco, Charlie Sheen, Chris Johnson, Cincinnati Bengals, Hard Knocks, Hugh Jackman, Tennessee Titans, Terrell Owens
We’ve become accustomed to blockbuster deals for quarterbacks, so how about this one?
Tony Dungy gives Jets coach Rex Ryan a thumbs down for his performance on HBO’s “Hard Knocks”.
Posted: Monday, April 12th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Charlie Whitehurst, Eli Manning, Hard Knocks, Jeff Garcia, Jericho Cotchery, Laveranues Coles, Lorne Michaels, Mark Sanchez, Matt Hasselbeck, Michael Strahan, Michael Vick, New York Jets, Pete Carroll, Philadelphia Eagles, Rex Ryan, Santonio Holmes, Seattle Seahawks, Tina Fey
Jets QB Mark Sanchez has a cameo and gets a new receiver. Not too bad for a guy who has not been able to run yet.