Fresh off the grilling holiday, Garda breaks down the AFC East, talking about the strengths, weaknesses and tipping points of the New York Jets, New England Patriots, Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins.
Garda has a lot of opinions about the Baylor scandal and how this is a problem we need to address, the ridiculous OTA absences Jets writers are making into Fitzpatrick support, injury news, the return of Kelvin Benjamin and a new stadium in Las Vegas.
Garda talks about the Bills managing to put their foot in their mouths twice - once with a silly media policy and once regarding CTE - updates you on some surgery for Tyler Eifert and rookie Jalen Ramsey, why Ryan Fitzpatrick not retiring is a shock to nobody and Bovada's odds for every AFC team to win their division. All that and he responds to your emails on the Washington nickname!
At The Whistle with Andrew Garda - Episode 18: Pro Football Focus Top 101 reaction, Washington nicknames and Quick Hits news
Garda gives you his thoughts on Pro Football Focus' Top 101 players, where Aaron Rodgers is on it, why the Washington football nickname is still problematic and could use more discussion, the Warriors rebounding, Kirk Cousin: Creed fan, Ezekiel Elliot owing Cardale Jones money, Cubs' record setting pace and why offering an 8th grader a scholarship is concerning.
Garda takes a look at Football Outsiders' projections for the NFC, then talks about injuries to Sammy Watkins, Shaq Lawson and Mark Sanchez as well his continued confusion about how Ryan Fitzpatrick has leverage over the Jets.
Garda talks about the Football Outsiders AFC Rankings, the San Antonio Spurs potential elimination, Steph Curry's MVP and Lebron, Nick Mangold's Trump support and whether we should care. a Raiders Vegas team and Mets pitchers hitting taters.
Garda is back from hand surgery and catching you up on his thoughts about the 2016 NFL Draft. Who did well, who did poorly and who confused us? He also touches on some news stories from the past week since he let someone cut up his wrist.