Nobody before or since has brought NFL excitement to life the way Berman and Jackson did on “Primetime.”
To pull off an AT-AT-sized upset by beating the Steelers in Pittsburgh on Sunday, the Jaguars need to turn to an unlikely source: Blake Bortles’ right arm. Yes, I’m being dead serious. The Jaguars need to let Bortles sling the ball around early and often if they have any hope of departing Heinz Field with a win. I promise you, it’s not as crazy as it sounds.
Tom Brady, 40, and Marcus Mariota, 24, are set to make history on Saturday when the Patriots and Titans face off in Foxborough with a trip to the AFC title game at stake. According to Elias Sports, Saturday’s game between Brady and Mariota will have the largest age gap between starting quarterbacks in playoff history.
After watching the Bengals close their regular season on a two-game winning streak, Lewis showed up to his end-of-season press conference on Monday and sounded like a guy who was very interested in staying. One of his first moves was replacing defensive coordinator Paul Guenther, who took the same role with Oakland, with former Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin.
Gruden got his big deal to return to the Raiders and leave the comfort of the ESPN “Monday Night Football” broadcast booth. He wasted no time in bringing in Olson, Guenther and Bisaccia as his right-hand men. Edgar Bennett (wide receivers) and Tom Cable (offensive line) also were Cheap Bike Jerseys hired from other staffs. This is as all-star as it gets to help take Derek Carr and Khalil Mack to the next level.
Before RedZone Channel, social media and smart phones, “Primetime” was the place, the only place, to catch up on the day’s NFL action. Especially if you were a fantasy football player hungry for highlights of your favorite players.
How popular was “Primetime”? When NBC Sports czar Dick Ebersol won the NFL’s Sunday Cheap Chelsea Jerseys Night TV rights in 2006, he made sure Berman and Jackson’s “Primetime” would not go up against his new “Football Night in America.”