August 21, 2014

Dapper De: An Empty Suit

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As football fans throughout the nation anxiously await the on-again, off-again, supposedly-imminent labor deal, it has become increasingly clear to me that NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith is most responsible for the fact that the agreement is still unfinished. I consider his leadership to be an abject failure. This assessment is not based on the [...]

NFL Lockout un-locked?

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If you have a twitter account and if you happen to follow anyone with an interest in the NFL, then you have probably been blasted with news ranging from “The lockout is over and players report when…” to “This is a power play by the owners to swing fan support…”. First, whether technically the lockout [...]

Lockout Humor: Please Help!

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We here at WhoDeyFans, like everyone else, are waiting impatiently for the lockout to end and for football to resume.  In the meantime, there have been a few funny takes on the situation that we’ve run across and shared with you.  Here’s the latest one, forwarded to us by a reader.  Author unknown… Please help.  [...]

Lockout Humor…who knew?

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Who knew the lockout could be so funny? Well done FunnyorDie.com!

10 Days to NFL explosion!!!

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Well not really and explosion, but there is a good chance that if no agreement is reached then the league will need to begin to alter the schedule.  Even a reduction in preseason games will cost the league hundreds of millions of dollars. Many teams will have to know the status of the agreement by [...]

Thoughts on the Player-Organized Work-Outs

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  After working out separately this week, both the Bengals offensive and defensive units will work out together today, according to the latest from the official media.  The non-league-sanctioned work-outs, organized by DT Domata Peko and OT Andrew Whitworth, allow the players to get together, do drills, run sprints, and otherwise act like employed professional [...]

Think of the little guy

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  The interesting point in the lockout is fast approaching.  To the casual fan, the lockout is something the NFL is dealing with and will be handled before “real” football is going to start.  However, the longer the disagreement lasts, the more real damage will be done.  Take a minute and think about the people [...]

State of the Bengals in the offseason

There really is no news about the Bengals.  As many of the sports fans in Cincinnati have shifted their focus to the Red hot Reds it is important to follow the things that will affect the Bengals the most.   1. Who is going to play Qb? 2. When will the lockout end?   The [...]

The arrogance of the NFL

Ok fans, the NFL and (former) NFLPA has spoken and they said loud and clear: YOU DON’T MATTER.     I am not going to dig too deep into the issues, we all know what is going on. The base line of the whole thing is that these two groups feel that they are so [...]