Microsoft's Cortana Has Uncanny Ability to Predict NFL Games

Microsoft's Cortana may be best known as the Windows alternative to Apple's Siri but the smartphone assistant may soon be known for something far greater – being an incredibly accurate NFL predictor. Using an algorithm that includes “advanced stats and home-field advantage and... a public perception element that incorporates data from Twitter and Facebook,” Cortana successfully predicted the victors in 1...

17 Sep 4:46 PM 0 Read More...

NFL's New Extra Point Rules

One of the key takeaways from the first week of football action is that the NFL's decision to move the spot of the extra point attempt to the 15-yard line has already had a measurable impact on the game. Of the 75 PAT attempts that were tried over the first week, NFL kickers managed to convert on 71 of them. Now, that still produces a pretty good conversion rate of about 95% but it is significantly down from l...

17 Sep 4:37 PM 0 Read More...

The Cost of a Stadium Beer

Every fan has their reasons for going to watch a football game at the stadium itself or a certain restaurant, buddy's house or tailgating party. Although some reasons are more appropriate and justified than others, each fan is entitled to their reasons, many of which revolve around food and drink, particularly beer. It's no secret that attending an NFL game is not cheap, as a family (or even one person), can ...

16 Sep 10:52 AM 0 Read More...

Ranking The Best Places To Watch Football

Thanks to modern conveniences, there are now more ways to watch football than ever before. However, while there are a lot of football viewing options, some are clearly better than others. Check out our top five places to watch football games below. Purists may cringe at stadium-viewing not being listed as the best football-watching option but there's little denying the fact that today's technology has made some o...

15 Sep 11:07 AM 0 Read More...

Cleveland Browns are the Charlie Brown of the NFL

Are the Cleveland Browns the Charlie Brown of the NFL? The Cleveland Browns roster, coaching staff and front office has seen more turnover over two decades than a Jay Cutler-gripped football and although their 2015 team bares no resemblance to their 1999 team, the first in the franchise's reincarnation, both teams (and 14 others in the 15 years in-between) share one thing in common: Season-opening losses. T...

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Most Valuable NFL Franchises

Unsurprisingly, the Dallas Cowboys are atop the list of most valuable NFL teams for 2015. According to Forbes, the Cowboys are worth an estimated $4 billion. That's a sizable lead over the runner-up New England Patriots, who are worth approximately $3.2 billion. The average NFL team is worth $1.97 billion, just to put things into perspective. It's the ninth consecutive year Dallas has come out on top on this l...

14 Sep 1:49 PM 0 Read More...

NFL Season Opener Ratings Match Record High

Given the New England Patriots months-long drama over Deflategate, it is not exactly surprising to learn that a whole bunch of homegaters tuned in to watch the NFL season opener between the defending Super Bowl champs and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The game managed to draw an astounding 17.7 overnight rating, besting last year's opener between the Packers and the Seahawks by five percent. NBC's NFL Kickoff re...

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Nick Saban's Insanely Expensive Tailgating Van

University of Alabama coach Nick Saban recently teamed up with the Mercedes-Benz of Birmingham dealership and McSweeney Designs to unveil an extremely-limited $200,000 tailgating van. The van, called the Nick Saban Signature Series Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, is a nine-passenger seat van that “is decked out with three TVs, high-tech audio and video systems and a cooler” according to Dawk Kent Azok of AL.com. Oth...

11 Sep 10:35 AM 0 Read More...

Home Tailgating Tips

For many sports enthusiasts, tailgating is a time-honored tradition. Supporting the home team means more than just watching the game – it involves an elaborate spread of snacks, a favorite jersey and as assortment of beverages. But tailgating isn’t limited to a parking lot outside the stadium anymore. More and more fans are throwing a football party at home (learn more about “homegating” with our Fan Cave...

10 Sep 8:00 AM 1 Read More...

NFL Player's $1.99 Million Mansion Has Awesome "Fan Cave"

Former NFL Player Chris Kluwe Selling His $1.99 Million Mansion Highlighted By Gaming Man Cave Chris Kluwe, the former NFL Punter, is trying to unload his mansion in Huntington Beach for a cool $1.995 million. The mansion, which you can check out some photos of below, is very solid on its own but it features one of the best gaming man caves you will ever lay eyes upon. It is so decadent, that it was built and ...

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