Articles by: James Williamson (CFB & NFL Analyst)

Kyle Orton and Competition

Kyle Orton and Competition

2012/06/10 at 12:55 pm 0 comments

It was in the middle of January in 2002 when I first walked into the Tae Kwon Do studio in my hometown. Inside that studio, I met my first true athletic rival when I was 12-years-old. His name was Corey. Corey and I had an interesting relationship. We didn’t hate [...]

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Why We have Lists and What Ifs in Sports

2012/06/01 at 1:59 pm 0 comments

Before we start…well, technically the article has started, but I just thought it’d be cool to write that. Anyway, I want to make it known that the person who has had the most influence on me in this living world is my father. My father and I exchange barbs now [...]

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Dolphins Trade Brandon Marshall To Bears, Reunites With Jay Cutler

2012/03/13 at 4:23 pm 0 comments

The start of the 2012 NFL Free Agency frenzy (4:00pm EST) kicked off with a bang in a blockbuster trade as just moments after the period began Brandon Marshall was shipped from Miami to Chicago to reunite with quarterback Jay Cutler. The Miami Dolphins have officially traded Marshall to the [...]

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2012 NFL Combine: Robert Griffin III Outruns Kendall Wright

2012/02/26 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

Define irony: A wide receiver that runs slower than his own quarterback. I think that qualifies. Baylor Bears star signal-caller Robert Griffin III was faster than his own receiver Kendall Wright at the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine in the 40-yard dash on Sunday morning. The current Heisman Trophy winner posted unofficial times of 4.38 and [...]

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2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame: Fan Criticism is Misplaced and Illogical

2012/02/15 at 7:19 pm 2 comments

Ordinarily, I don’t conduct an article when I’m irked.  However, I’m making an exception here on behalf of one of the most established sportswriters alive—Sports Illustrated NFL Senior Writer Peter King, a household favorite of many on the staff here at GridironGrit.com. Every year 44 voters receive the tremendous honor of [...]

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Notes On Cowboys 27-24 OT Wins Over Washington Redskins

Notes On Cowboys 27-24 OT Wins Over Washington Redskins

2011/12/01 at 4:57 pm 0 comments

  Where I live, a lot of people are not that interested in professional football. Sad yes, but true. They prefer college football. I always ask why they like college football more. Some say it is more exciting, some say it is about the school and not about money (too [...]

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Dallas Cowboys: Dez Bryant, Defense, O-Line Need To Step Up

Dallas Cowboys: Dez Bryant, Defense, O-Line Need To Step Up

2011/11/17 at 5:23 pm 0 comments

Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys put on a clinic last Sunday in Week 10, thrashing the Buffalo Bills 44-7 in Cowboys Stadium. Who was bowled over by the completely asymmetrical affair? WhatIfSports.com predicted the Cowboys to lose 22-21.  FOXSports Pick’em had given Buffalo a 60-40 edge over Dallas. It’s [...]

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Bye Bye, Boise: TCU Gives Broncos The Kiss of Death; BCS System More Life

2011/11/12 at 9:48 pm 2 comments

Some teams live by the kicker.  Others die by the kicker.  In a high-stakes marquee matchup between Mountain West heavyweights TCU and Boise State, it happened. BCS chaos—but it wasn’t the pandemonium the BCS bustin’ Broncos were on their hands and knees hoping for.  Rather, it was another heart-wrenching defeat [...]

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2011 Indianapolis Colts: How They Pitifully Show Peyton Manning’s Greatness

2011/10/27 at 3:53 pm 0 comments

  Awful. Pathetic. Disgusting. Embarrassing. May be the worst team I have ever seen on live television. I think that is the best or, at least, the most honest way I can describe the Indianapolis Colts right now. I’m serious when I say that my stomach churns when I think [...]

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St. Louis Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys: Review On Cowboys 34-7 Win

St. Louis Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys: Review On Cowboys 34-7 Win

2011/10/26 at 9:08 pm 0 comments

Dick Stockton said as the game ended that the win over the St. Louis Rams was exactly what the doctor ordered for the Dallas Cowboys. I couldn’t have put it better myself. Never before have I, as a fan or a writer, been as depressed as I have been watching [...]

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