A star is born: All you need to know about the Pats new rushing sensation

Jonas Gray. A name many American Football fans will be talking about this week, but who exactly is this mysterious Mr. Gray? Just to clear things up, he isn’t the BDSM-practicing, male protagonist of any EL James novel. No, this is the 24-year-old, five foot nine, upcoming superstar for the New England Patriots we are talking about here. 

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3 and Out: Formidable Packers put up another fifty

The Green Bay Packers hosted the Philly Eagles at Lambeau on Sunday and put up another 50 point game against a team who have been playing well in recent weeks. Here’s happy Packer James Tweedle with three thoughts from another great week for the Cheeseheads…

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3 and Out: Sorry Washington whupped by lowly Bucs

Washington slipped to 3-7 for the year after a 20 point home loss to Tampa Bay on Sunday. Things are clearly bad when you’re getting beat by the Bucs and they’re obviously REALLY bad when the scoreline is 27-7. Bad enough to call for your team to trade for Jay Cutler though? ‘Skins fan Christian Burt thinks so after this shocker…  

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3 and Out: Pack up and let’s go, Eagles

Philadelphia went into Lambeau Field on Sunday and suffered the same fate the Bears had a week earlier, as Aaron Rodgers and the Packers dropped a fifty burger on the hapless Eagles. Even the Green Bay ‘D’ and Special Teams got in on the act with three TD’s between them. Here’s Dave Rigby on an awful night for Philly. . .

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3 and Out: Bears win at last

The Chicago Bears managed to stop the rot of three straight humiliating losses by eeking out a 21-13 home win over divisional rivals Minnesota in the battle of the NFC North basement on Sunday. Here’s Dave Usher on a rare day to smile about for Bears fans…

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“The Lay Up” Week Two NBA Power Rankings

Another week in the NBA has passed and some things never change; we’ve had buzzer-beating game winners, blowout wins, some great tussles between Western teams, some not-so-great tussles between Eastern teams, a Derrick Rose injury, and no wins for the 76ers. The biggest movers in the Rankings this week are the Knicks, who fell 11 spots, and the Hawks, who climbed 10 spots. Let’s get started:

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Pre-season commitments finally paying off for Packers?

When you think Packers you think offense. You think Rodgers and Nelson and Cobb. A great offense only takes you so far though and Green Bay have fallen at the playoff hurdle in recent years due to a less than stellar defense. They aren’t there yet, but Dom Capers’ unit is starting to show real signs of life, writes Packers fan Rob Molyneux… 

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3 and out: Rodgers destroys Chicago again

The Green Bay Packers stayed within one game of the Detroit Lions in the NFC North after humiliating arch rivals Chicago in the big Sunday night game. Here’s Packers fan James Tweedle with his take on a historic night at Lambeau Field…

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3 and Out: Raiders prove no match for Broncos

The Broncos travelled into Oakland on Sunday to take on the hapless Raiders in a game that was meant to be a divisional rivalry but ended up being target practice. A slow start for Denver couldn’t be seized upon by Oakland because they are so, so bad…

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Bulls Watch: All they do is win… except when they don’t

It’s been a predictably good start to the year by the much fancied Chicago Bulls, who have the second best record in the Eastern Conference at 6-2. Since losing to LeBron’s Cavaliers in their second game, Tom Thibodeau’s men have reeled off five of six and now have Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah back in the line up. Welcome to this week’s Bulls Watch…

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