. Greg DePalma and co-host Tony Mejia sift through the NFL’s division races as the season heads into its final quarter, with an eye on key trends and injuries for this week and beyond. All but 10 teams still find themselves no more than two games out of a playoff spot, and no division title has yet been settled.
. Greg DePalma and co-host Tony Mejia find themselves divided on whether the New York Giants made a prudent move in benching QB Eli Manning for Geno Smith. The Sunday slate, meantime, features a big NFC South clash between co-leaders New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers, while the Philadelphia Eagles face a tough test at the Seattle Seahawks.
. Streaks are the theme as Greg DePalma and co-host Tony Mejia look at the weekend’s top NFL matchups, as the New Orleans Saints and Philadelphia Eagles both look for their eighth consecutive wins. Two other games match teams with winning streaks of at least four games – Tennessee at Pittsburgh and the L.A. Rams at Minnesota.
. Greg DePalma and co-host Tony Mejia take a long look at the New Orleans Saints, whose 0-2 start has been followed by a six-game winning streak. Just two other teams in the Super Bowl era have won six straight after an 0-2 start, and both wound up Super Bowl champs. Also, how much longer before the Vikings hand the offense back to QB Teddy Bridgewater?
Greg DePalma and Jamal Murphy, chief fantasy analyst for Ourlads.com, are joined by fantasy expert Dan Weinreich to discuss which headline – Odell Beckham Jr. (lost for season), Adrian Peterson (trade to Arizona) or Ezekiel Elliott (suspension upheld/appealed) – has the most impact on fantasy owners. They also run down the list of key players and injuries for each of Sunday’s games.
Greg DePalma and Dan Shonka, general manager of Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services, look at Lions DE Anthony Zettel and other top unheralded performers playing big through the first month of the NFL season. With the 2018 Ourlads’ draft preview guide now available, it’s also worth noting Washington State QB Luke Falk outperformed USC’s Sam Darnold in their Pac-12 clash.
The winless Saints travel to Carolina to face the unbeaten Panthers in an NFC South matchup today. While the Saints have lost 3 of 4 in the series, they’ve also covered those last four with every game decided by five points or less. Is that enough for us to take New Orleans straight-up on the money line too?
Greg DePalma and Jamal Murphy, chief fantasy analyst for Ourlads.com, are joined by fantasy expert Dan Weinreich in looking ahead to the NFL’s Week 2 slate, including strategies for replacing in WR Allen Robinson (Jaguars) and RB David Johnson (Cardinals). Also, why owners shouldn’t trust revenge games – see Adrian Peterson and Eddie Lacy – and the Year of the Rookie Running Back.
Greg DePalma and Dan Shonka, general manager of Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services, break down the trade and free-agent movement of every NFC South and AFC South team to see where their priorities lie for next month’s NFL Draft.
Greg DePalma and co-host Ross Benjamin examine the NBA‘s decision to pull its All-Star Game out of Charlotte, including the question of whether commissioner Adam Silver is secretly homosexual. The NFL also gets attention with Dennis Green’s passing, a possible suspension for Le’Veon Bell and a New Orleans Saints preview.