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HOF Chooses Wrong Senior Candidates

Sports PhotoThe Pro Football Hall of Fame recently announced this year's candidates, Ken Stabler and Dick Stanfel, both of whom died this summer. Sentiment clearly played a role in these choices, and SC's Brad Oremland explains why it shouldn't. Complete Story

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Roger Goodell Sucks

Sports PhotoNFL commissioner Roger Goodell has turned the NFL into a league defined by scandal, from Deflate-Gate to Geno Smith’s broken jaw. SC’s Brad Oremland examines the short-comings of Goodell’s approach and his tenure as commissioner. Complete Story

49ers’ Rough Offseason Continues

Sports PhotoThe San Francisco 49ers cut linebacker Aldon Smith after his arrest last week, and while the team handled the situation with grace and compassion, Smith’s absence is another hole in a decimated lineup. Complete Story

Handling of Deflategate is Embarrassment

Sports PhotoSC’s Ross Lancaster takes a look at the NFL’s absurd handling of the “Deflategate” scandal, and why it continues to diminish his trust in the league to a point that he can no longer support it like he used to. Complete Story

Bill Arnsparger, RIP: 1926-2015

Sports PhotoSC’s Brad Oremland remembers the career of longtime football coach Bill Arnsparger, who served on seven teams that played for an NFL championship, coordinated the No-Name Defense, and helped create the 3-4 defensive alignment. He passed on Friday. Complete Story

A Stat-Based QB Ranking System

Sports PhotoOn the heels of an eight-part series on the greatest QBs ever, SC’s Brad Oremland explains his approach to evaluating regular season statistics, with a formula that balances production and efficiency, and a unique way of rewarding impact seasons. Complete Story

Best QBs in History: 1-5

Sports PhotoThis is the final installment in a series by SC’s Brad Oremland, naming the greatest quarterbacks in the history of professional football. In this article, we look at Nos. 1-5 on the list, including Joe Montana, Johnny Unitas, and Peyton Manning. Complete Story

Best QBs in History: 6-10

Sports PhotoThis is the penultimate installment in a series by SC’s Brad Oremland, naming the greatest quarterbacks in the history of professional football. In this article, we look at Nos. 6-10 on the list, including Brett Favre, Tom Brady, and Steve Young. Complete Story

Best QBs in History: 11-20

Sports PhotoThis is the sixth installment in a series by SC’s Brad Oremland, naming the greatest QBs in the history of the NFL. In this article, we look at nos. 11-20, including Terry Bradshaw, Drew Brees, and John Elway. Complete Story

Best QBs in History: 21-30

Sports PhotoThis is the fifth installment in a series by SC’s Brad Oremland, naming the greatest QBs in the history of professional football. In this article, we look at Nos. 21-30 on the list, including Troy Aikman, Jim Kelly, Aaron Rodgers, and Donovan McNabb. Complete Story

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