Is it Time For Craig Patrick to go ?

 

The question around town lately has been, whose the blame for this mess that is the Penguins. The obvious choice a month ago was Edzo with his firing, but as we have seen of late, he wasn’t the only problem. Half way through the season the Pens are at the bottom of the standings and I put the blame on Craig Patrick. Mario had faith in him and gave him sole control on who to bring in this summer, and what kind of team to construct in the new NHL. This offseason was Patrick’s dream, he had his CBA he wanted, the young stud superstar in Sidney Crosby, most of all he had money to spend with only 7 million committed to players going into the free agency period, with management saying there projected payroll was going to be around 30-33 million. Well Craig Patrick surely did spend that money,Read More »

News and Notes

 

The Pittsburgh Steelers come into the playoffs peaking and will be a darkhorse in the playoffs. It looks like to me that the bengals already won their own super bowl by getting to the playoffs for the first time since 1990. The Bengals run D is just awefull and i see a game resemblence to the first meeting between the two teams. The Key to advancing deep into the playoffs for this team is the play of Big Ben and Joey Porter. If Ben plays the way he did against the Browns this team will win the Super Bowl if he plays average this team doesn’t get past the first round. Joey Porter is the key for the playoffs , mark it down you read it here. This guy has had a average season, but he still can be dominating, i believe he will be in the playoffs, the playerRead More »