On This Day: September 2nd


1666 – The Great Fire of London breaks out and burns for 3 days, destroying 10,000 buildings 1901 – Vice President Teddy Roosevelt says the famous phrase: “Speak softly and carry a big stick” at the Minnesota State Fair 1948 – Terry Bradshaw was born (sidenote: he was born bald) 1963 – CBS News becomes […]

The Daily Pigskin?

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 20:  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell participates in a news briefing after his meeting with U.S. Senate Majority Whip Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL) June 20, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Goodell was on the Hill to discuss bounties in professional sports.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Dave:  “even calling it theyearlypigskin.com wouldn’t be accurate at this point” Hmm yes this is mostly (all) true.  In fact we haven’t posted since 01/20/12 so let’s run through some facts and happenings in the NFL since that time. The Broncos have won the most regular season games with 38… … but if you include […]

NFL Playoff Predictions Part 2

Can the G-Men pull off another Big Upset?

The Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs is where we find out what teams are really made of. It’s often easy to pull off a single upset or to have a day where everything goes your way but can some of these upstart teams do it twice in a row? We shall see. Here are […]

Tom Not So Terrific

Tom Brady helped lead the Monday Night Meltdown in Miami with this Brutal Interception

We all know Tom Brady as a hall of fame QB and a winner first and foremost among his many other positive achievements in football. However, how often do we ever stop to think about those few blemishes on an otherwise masterful career? Nobody, in football or in life, is ever perfect and we all […]

Analyzing the Patriots at the Quarter Pole

Devin McCourty

The Patriot Report With the 2011 season already a quarter of the way over (girlfriends, wives, and football widows alike are rejoicing just a little bit today), it’s time to take a good hard look at our favorite football team. Offensively, the 2011 Pats picked up right where the 2010 version left off. They’ve now […]

The Best Weekend of the Best Weekend

Fred Ex's 4th and 26 conversion capped off a wild 2003 Divisional Playoff round

The best weekend of the NFL season every year is the Divisional Round of the playoffs.  The Conference Championship only gives us two games while the Super Bowl itself is only one.  We get four games Wild Card weekend but the four best teams in the league aren’t around.  This leaves the divisional round as […]

Debating Deion Branch and Wes Welker

Wes Welker has been a catching machine since joining the Pats

Joe:  Welcome all to the first of many debates between Dave and myself.  We talk football basically 24/7 and sometimes we come across topics that we disagree on.  With that in mind, why not exchange a few emails back and forth to get both our points across for all to read. The topic today is […]