Open Letter To Football: You Must Improve Player Safety

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. In the opening game of the 2016 NFL season, this past Thursday, there … Read more

Detroit Sports Nation: 2016 NFL Quarterback Power Rankings

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. To have success in the NFL on the offensive side of the football, … Read more

Andrew Luck’s new contract a harbinger of things to come for Stafford

On Wednesday, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck signed a lucrative 5-year extension. In the last year of his rookie contract, his new deal is scheduled to pay out an NFL record $140-million over the next six years with $87-million guaranteed. The longtime media darling is now locked up through 2021. Here's how Andrew Luck's contract compares to other … Read more

Top 10 ‘Can’t Miss’ games on the 2016 NFL schedule

The 2016 NFL schedule has been released for a bit now and looking at it, there are an abundance of great match-ups. From old rivalries to Super Bowl rematches, here is a list of the top NFL games you should circle on your calendar in 2016. Super Bowl 50 rematch to open the season Week 1: Carolina … Read more

Panthers and Patriots top ESPN’s way too early power rankings for 2016

While the Denver Broncos continue to celebrate their 24-10 victory in Super Bowl 50, for the 31 other teams it is time to look ahead to next season with free agency and the NFL Draft looming. ESPN.com released their annual Way-Too-Early Power Rankings for 2016 and to nobody’s surprise this year’s runner-up the Carolina Panthers … Read more

Cam Newton’s brutal post Super Bowl press conference

After a bitter defeat handed down by the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50, the Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton wasn’t his usual self when it came to the post-game press conference. Dejected as can be, it was clear that the loss was weighing heavily on his shoulders. Newton was not really giving an explanation to … Read more

DSN writers predict the winner of Super Bowl 50

After yet another exciting season of NFL football, it’s almost time to crown a Super Bowl champion. Will it be the Denver Broncos and Peyton Manning, who could be playing in his final game? Or will it be the Carolina Panthers and Cam Newton, who have made things look easy so far in the playoffs? … Read more

5 Super Bowl prop bets that will make you money

With Super Bowl 50 only days away, it’s time to start thinking about how we can make some money by betting on the game. As you probably know by now if you are interested in sports gambling, the Carolina Panthers are favorite to win the Super Bowl over the Denver Broncos. In fact, the Panthers … Read more

Fantasy Football 2015: Top 10 Quarterbacks revealed

The 2015 NFL regular season is right around the corner which means it’s fantasy football time! Here is my list of the top 10 fantasy quarterbacks for 2015. My advice to you, do not draft a quarterback in the first round of your draft. It will be tempting but to be completely honest, there is … Read more

Pregame Analysis: Detroit Lions at Carolina Panthers

The Detroit Lions enter Week 2 by paying a visit to North Carolina for their first road test of the season against the Panthers. For Detroit –a team that is a week removed from a strong 35-14 victory over the Giants- a road competition against a playoff team poses a challenge that they have struggled … Read more