Category Archives: NFL

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UnManning the Game: Week 8 Fantasy Football Recap

Confession: I hate fantasy football.  And if I’m going to be completely honest with you, that may be part of the reason I haven’t been able to find the time to blog about this season’s fantasy football triumphs and trials....


New York Jets vs Buffalo Bills: 3 Key Takeaways

Another week, another loss for the New York Jets.  I was hopeful that the arrival of Percy Harvin would inject some life into the Jets offense and give them a fresh start, but nope.  Instead, the Jets wracked up its...

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Stereotyping Sports: Too Black vs Not Black Enough

Back in my elementary school days, I was called a white black girl by black people.  I lived in the suburbs and was bused to a private school also in the ‘burbs. I was raised in a stable two-parent home....


WOW: Percy Harvin’s gonna be a New York Jet!

WHOA! Word on the street is that the New York Jets have traded for Percy Harvin.  PERCY HARVIN!!!!  In exchange, the Seattle Seahawks will receive a conditional mid-round draft pick. Man, I did not expect this.  I was resigned to...


NY Jets @ New England Patriots: 3 Key Takeaways

Thursday’s New York Jets 25-27 loss to the New England Patriots made me more pissed than heartbroken.  The Jets were thisclose to shocking the world and beating those damn Patriots.  A win would’ve finally shut up the unbearably obnoxious and...


Detroit Lions vs NY Jets: 3 Key Takeaways

The New York Jets suffered its third straight loss.  Although the Jets looked to threaten the Detroit Lions lead, the Lions held off the Jets to win the game 24-17.  Here are 3 key takeaways that led to the Jets...

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Shana Renee x Arise TV: NFL & ISIS Reporters’ Rewind

  Last week, Arise TV invited to participate in its weekly Reporters’ Rewind segment.  Of course, I said yes.  Here’s video of me reacting to Roger Goodell’s press conference from last friday, as well as discussing whether I think the...

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The Problem with Bill Simmons’ Suspension

ESPN personality Bill Simmons issued a challenge to his bosses, and they complied with a three-week suspension. During his BS Report podcast, Simmons was very critical of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.   Here’s a Business Insider  transcription of what Simmons said...


Chicago Bears vs NY Jets: 3 Key Takeaways

  Although New York Jets fans are accustomed to the Jets letting winnable games slip away, it never gets any easier to accept.  Monday night’s 27-19 loss to the Chicago Bears was a helluva game, and a terrible loss.  Here...