Uncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football’s most controversial franchise
The NFL is considering a heavy tax on it, citing the fact that the gridiron is a workplace, and thus they can control the language and lexicon of its players. It’s probably the most delicate and toxic topic we’ll ever discuss in sports.
Vinny Cerrato, former Redskins exec and current radio host at our sister station in Baltimore, joins Mac and Jim to discuss the Panthers and the mess in Washington D.C.
James Brown, from CBS and Showtime’s Inside the NFL, joins the show and starts the interview off reminiscing with Jim about the last time the Panthers were in the Super Bowl.
Well, not my best week to date but I was over .500 last week so if you went with me, you were a winner.
When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.
This week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.
Mac Attack: 08/21/13 Redskins legend and current NFL Network analyst Joe Theismann joined the guys to discuss his take on the Panthers in the preseason, the latest on RG3, and other stuff from around the league
Here’s an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries…
Teams squared off against one another for the first time this season, often at full speed, and occasionally featuring first team offensive sets.