Crissy Froyd

35 articles

Women In Sports: Savanah Matney looks to expand career during trying times

Savanah Matney of Marshall University Athletics aims to further her career and see the women in sports movement gain consistent traction.

Women in Sports: Breanna Bryson rising as Texas High School Sports reporter

Texas high school sports reporter Breanna Bryson is featured in January's edition of Women in Sports -- an interview by PFN's Crissy Froyd.

Nevada QB Carson Strong not declaring for 2021 NFL Draft

Nevada Wolf Pack quarterback Carson Strong is an interesting 2021 NFL Draft prospect. But is he declaring for the draft this year or going back to school?

Women In Sports: Margaux Gill talks about her rise in sports

The year 2020 has taught us a lot about pushing for change in several areas across various industries, including the sports journalism industry. One thing that's been brought to light specifically...

Grading Joe Burrow’s first win as an NFL starter

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow got his first win as an NFL starter on Sunday. Before that, he was rather undeserving 0-2-1 in his NFL career, but with plenty of personal success under...

Three Cincinnati Bengals players to watch against the Jaguars in Week 4

The Cincinnati Bengals continue to have the same general problems week in and week out as they sit at 0-2-1 heading into their fourth matchup of the season. However, there are...

Grading Joe Burrow’s Week 3 performance in the 23-23 tie with the Eagles

Joe Burrow's Week 3 performance was always likely to be an intriguing watch, especially given how weak of a Philadelphia Eagles team the Cincinnati Bengals were set to face on Sunday....

Cincinnati Bengals vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Three keys to victory in Week 3

Someone has to get their first win of the season in this Bengals-Eagles Week 3 matchup. Both teams enter the game with some serious inconsistencies and problems to remedy on both...

Cincinnati Bengals vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Three players to watch in Week 3

Too little, too late seems to be the theme of the season thus far for the Cincinnati Bengals. They sit at 0-2 despite showing some reasons for optimism late in both...

Joe Burrow shows reason for optimism in Bengals debut

Former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow's debut came after a long list of accomplishments with the Tigers. Expectations were high for him when he entered the NFL after being drafted first overall...

Three Bengals players to watch against the Chargers in Week 1

The Cincinnati Bengals' first test comes in just three days when they open the season with an intriguing Week 1 battle against the Los Angeles Chargers at home. The Bengals look...

Markus Bailey talks rookie transition & the Bengals depth at linebacker

The Cincinnati Bengals need a significant turnaround after finishing 2019 with a 2-14 record, and making use of the offseason to provide depth at linebacker by adding players like Markus Bailey...

What can Mike Daniels do for the Bengals defense?

The Cincinnati Bengals have had a stable, busy offseason as they look to put together a team that can redeem them from their 2-14 finish to the season last year that...

In Their Own Words: Women in sports media speak out

All too often, women in sports media are subjected to sexual harassment, sexism, and more. But that type of culture needs to change.

LeShaun Sims staking a claim at cornerback for the Bengals in 2020

Former Tennessee Titans cornerback LeShaun Sims is competing alongside other Cincinnati Bengals cornerbacks looking to cement a role within the secondary in 2020. Sims' demonstrated flashes in his time in Nashville...

Can Saints QB Jameis Winston make an impact in New Orleans?

The New Orleans Saints have one of the most interesting position battles going on with their backup quarterbacks. Jameis Winston and Taysom Hill are competing for that important spot behind starting...

Bengals’ LB Markus Bailey a player to watch in the 2020 season

Cincinnati entered this offseason with competition at several positions, including linebacker, meaning that rookie Markus Bailey's 2020 season was one of a number of names to watch in training camp. The...

Joe Burrow adapting to the Bengals offense quickly in training camp

Veteran quarterback Andy Dalton may have been at the helm in Cincinnati, but the Bengals' offense is Joe Burrow's for the foreseeable future. In unprecedented circumstances surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, Burrow...

Bengals training camp takeaways from Week 1

Cincinnati got back to the field in a big way this week as they prepare to right the ship ahead of the 2020 season, and we were able to come away...

Is 2020 the season Drew Lock gives the Broncos their holy grail?

The Denver Broncos have some questions to answer, both in training camp and throughout the season, including what Drew Lock's 2020 season could look like and what that means for the...

Bengals 2020 Training Camp Preview: Edge Rushers

The Cincinnati Bengals have some undeniable talent on both sides of the ball but have some work to do across the defense in 2020 in order to make an improvement from...

Bengals 2020 Training Camp Preview: Offensive Line

Cincinnati made some substantial acquisitions between the draft and the free agency. However, a lot of the team's success is going to come from where everything on offense must start, and...

Bengals 2020 Training Camp Preview: Running Backs

Running backs can be a crucial part of an NFL team's make-up, especially when a team is set to start a rookie running back as the Cincinnati Bengals will be in...

Bengals 2020 Training Camp Preview: Tight End

The tight end position has been one of the most frustrating for the Bengals over the past few years, and it is a major question mark entering the 2020 season. Tyler...

Previewing the Cincinnati Bengals quarterback situation in 2020

The Cincinnati Bengals have a lot to clean up heading into the 2020 season after finishing out last year with an overall record of 2-14. Cincinnati has undergone some notable changes...

Three 2020 training camp battles to watch for the Cincinnati Bengals

The Cincinnati Bengals were the worst team in football last year, recording an overall record of 2-14. Heading into 2020, they look to right the ship with a team that looks...

Three potential landing spots for Devonta Freeman

With the recent signing of Cam Newton, Running back Devonta Freeman is arguably the most talented offensive player still on the market as we head towards the middle of July still...

Buccaneers Season Preview: Is Tom Brady really declining?

Tom Brady will go down as one of the greatest of all-time, there is no question about that. However, is the new Tampa Bay Buccaneers' quarterback on the decline as we...

Which three teams could free agent Cam Newton immediately improve?

The 2020 NFL free agency period was one of the most loaded we have ever seen at the quarterback position, and former Carolina Panthers signal-caller Cam Newton is still a free...

PFN’s Tony Pauline confident 2020 NFL training camps & season could start on time

There has never been an offseason quite like this one, and now, the NFL is preparing for the start of training camps and making plans for the 2020 season itself amid...