Canadian DL Michael Hoecht Making It in the NFL

The popular phrase ‘living the dream’ is definitely not overstating things when it comes to Canadian defensive lineman Michael Hoecht. The Oakville, Ontario, native is doing exactly that now that he’s playing for the Los Angeles Rams in the NFL. “Yeah, for sure. You wake up every day and it just feels special,” said Hoecht.Continue reading “Canadian DL Michael Hoecht Making It in the NFL”

More Aussies in the CFL Than Ever Before

Australia’s links with the CFL go way back, probably further back than you might think.

13th Man Sports Exclusive Interview with SiriusXM-NFL Radio Host Zig Fracassi (Part 2)

This is the second part of an exclusive interview between 13th Man Sports writer Tom Lizardo and SiriusXM-NFL Radio host Zig Fracassi.  Tom Lizardo: I’m talking today with my old friend Zig Fracassi… Zig, let me make it an open-ended question about the other two phases. What do you see from the Buffalo Bills defence andContinue reading “13th Man Sports Exclusive Interview with SiriusXM-NFL Radio Host Zig Fracassi (Part 2)”

13th Man Sports Exclusive Interview with SiriusXM-NFL Radio Host Zig Fracassi (Part 1)

13th Man Sports’ Tom Lizardo caught up with SiriusXM-NFL radio host Zig Fracassi to preview the Buffalo Bills season. They talked prior to the Bills v. Bears game. Tom Lizardo: I’m talking today with my old friend Zig Fracassi, host on SiriusXM’s NFL Channel and we are going to focus some attention on the BuffaloContinue reading “13th Man Sports Exclusive Interview with SiriusXM-NFL Radio Host Zig Fracassi (Part 1)”

Here’s Why the Elks Should Circle Back On Josh Rosen

When football fans think of Josh Rosen as a player, they often think of a draft bust who has no future in the game, especially those who follow the NFL closely. Rosen was the 10th overall pick in the NFL Draft in 2018 by the Arizona Cardinals being picked alongside names like Baker Mayfield, SamContinue reading “Here’s Why the Elks Should Circle Back On Josh Rosen”

Mosaic’s Push to Host NFL Games is Misplaced

The corporation that runs Mosaic Stadium says it is interested in being considered as a host venue for NFL games. “We certainly would have interest in hosting NFL regular-season games with the support of the leagues and under the right scenario,” said Regina Exhibition Association Ltd communications manager Sabeen Ahmad in a statement. What promptedContinue reading “Mosaic’s Push to Host NFL Games is Misplaced”

Why Signing Mitchell Trubisky Is Smart For the Bills

While some teams around the NFL like the division-rival New England Patriots have been out signing every big-name free agent to hit the market this offseason, the Buffalo Bills have been laying low and making impact signings and keeping their own players. One of the most recent additions was the former second overall draft choice,Continue reading “Why Signing Mitchell Trubisky Is Smart For the Bills”

Kyler Murray and the Allure of the Scrambling QB

I must divulge I am a long time Arizona Cardinals fan, suffering all the way back to the days of Jake “The Snake” Plummer, Jeff Blake and Josh McCown. You’ll have to excuse my bias when discussing the latest fad in the NFL and what would appear to be the NFL’s darling phenom, Kyler Murray,Continue reading “Kyler Murray and the Allure of the Scrambling QB”

The Good, Bad, and the Ugly: Ranking NFL Teams After Week 5

The NFL season has been an absolute roller coaster ride so far. With COVID-19 outbreaks and surprising results, fans have been on the edge of their seats this year. But who are the great teams, the good teams, the okay teams, the bad teams, and the putrid teams? Well, we’re here to let you knowContinue reading “The Good, Bad, and the Ugly: Ranking NFL Teams After Week 5”

Bills Loss to Titans Not the End of the World

The Buffalo Bills were clobbered by the Tennessee Titans on Tuesday night football in week five action by a score of 42-16. Despite the terrible looking scoreline, the Bills will be okay. The Titans dominated this game right from the beginning. It started with an interception on a ball that hit Andre Roberts right inContinue reading “Bills Loss to Titans Not the End of the World”