Cole Thompson

196 articles

Win or lose, the Chargers should stick with Justin Herbert

Justin Herbert isn't your average rookie. He's a young gun that was told mere minutes before a Week 2 matchup that he'd be named the Chargers' starter. Since then, the sixth...

Joe Mixon’s hat trick of touchdowns lead to Bengals first victory

There were plenty who criticized the Cincinnati Bengals' decision to give running back Joe Mixon a $48 million extension. Before Sunday, the 24-year-old stumbled out the gate, accounting for 164 yards...

It’s the Nick Foles show in Chicago, but how long will it last?

Matt Nagy isn't just testing the waters with Nick Foles. This no longer is a week-long carousel spinning at Soldier Field. Barring injury, Foles is now locked in the driver's seat...

How do the Bengals fix their offensive line in 2020 and beyond? 

How many licks does it take to get to the center of a rookie quarterback? Ask the Cincinnati Bengals offensive line. They'll have the answer in a few weeks. The 2020 NFL...

Buffalo’s Josh Allen is good, get used to it

Whether you like him or not, Josh Allen is good at playing quarterback. When on point, he's a very good one. The Buffalo Bills are sitting at 3-0, and despite the...

Could Tee Higgins become the new WR1 for the Bengals?

In 2011, the Cincinnati Bengals decided to rebuild their offense. After drafting A.J. Green fourth overall and Andy Dalton in the second round, the two combined forces as the cornerstones of...

Which NFL head coaches are on the hot seat in 2020?

Overreactions are usually going to play a massive role early on in a football season. Injuries, limited weapons, and tough matchups all factor into any team starting 0-2. However, some fan...

Joe Burrow can succeed if the Bengals offensive line doesn’t ruin him first

If you were to watch snaps from Joe Burrow's second career NFL game with no knowledge of who he was, you would be unlikely to guess he was just a rookie....