Ty Schalter

NFL

Super Bowl LIII is Going to be Great (Unless the Refs Mess it Up)

Don't lose sight of one of the most intriguing Super Bowl matchups in years because the referees screwed up over the weekend.
Ty Schalter
1.22.19
NFL

Sizing Up the NFL's Championship Matchups

The top four seeds in the NFL playoffs—the Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots, Los Angeles Rams, and New Orleans Saints—head into next weekend for a chance to play in the Super Bowl.
Ty Schalter
1.14.19
NFL

The Year in NFL QBs Not Named Colin Kaepernick

Many quarterbacks saw action in real NFL games this year, and none of them were named Colin Kaepernick. Let's see how they did, shall we?
Ty Schalter
12.21.18
Football

Why College Football Gets Overtime Wrong, And The NFL (Almost) Gets It Right

After Super Bowl LI, some have argued that the NFL should adopt college football's supposedly fairer overtime format. Those people are wrong.
Ty Schalter
2.10.17
NFL

Boy, the Falcons Almost Did This, Huh?

After tonight, there's absolutely no doubt about it: Tom Brady's the greatest quarterback ever to play, and this was the greatest Super Bowl ever.
Ty Schalter
2.6.17
NFL

Boy, the Falcons Are Really Doing This, Huh?

Never count out Touchdown Tom, but if you weren't excited for the halftime show it's certainly safe to make a beer run or something.​
Ty Schalter
2.6.17
NFL

Alex Mack Will Play in Super Bowl LI Despite Injury—Now What?

if Mack gets pushed around early, it could be a long night for everyone counting on him to pave the way for Atlanta's first Super Bowl win.
Ty Schalter
2.5.17
Football

Fact-Checking Roger Goodell's Claim that Thursday Night Football Is "Better"

In his annual state of the league address during Super Bowl week, Roger Goodell called Thursday night games "high-quality." Three charts say he's wrong.
Ty Schalter
2.3.17
NFL

The Falcons Ran the Packers All the Way Off the Table

The Falcons just as surely re-established themselves as Super Bowl favorites.
Ty Schalter
1.23.17
NFL

How Does Andy Reid Keep Letting These Playoff Games Slip Through His Fingers?

With the stage set for them to succeed and everything on the line, the Chiefs offense had nothing on the Steelers defense.
Ty Schalter
1.16.17
NFL

The Dallas Cowboys Can't Blame the Clock, Refs or Fates—They Got Beat

The Packers walked into Arlington and handed the Cowboys their hat.
Ty Schalter
1.16.17
NFL

The Atlanta Falcons are (Probably) Going to Win the Super Bowl

Plenty of things could go wrong between now and then—but this postseason, the Lombardi Trophy is the Falcons' to lose.
Ty Schalter
1.15.17
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