The Arrogance of the Eagles -- and Early 2023 IDP Top 30 Rankings (Jalen Carter Didn't Make It!)
Eagles fans are crowning themselves months before Week 1 and ignoring Jalen Carter's potential to crash and burn.
In this edition, you see will:
The arrogance of Eagles fans who are already crowning themselves the NFC champs
The deluge of bandwagon fans pretending to support the Eagles now
An early look at my rankings of the top 30 individual defensive players for fantasy football
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What compels sports fans to post bullshit to Facebook groups five months before the season starts? What compels sports fans to engage in pointless arguments about which city’s team—a team they have nothing to do with—is the best when we’re going to have 17 weeks of games and four weeks of playoffs to find out which team is the best?
The same things that compel political fans to post bullshit about polls and argue about whether Trump “will” or “can’t” win the election 18 months from now, I guess. The same thing that compels the empty suits on ESPN to engage in these same pointless arguments. There’s 24 hours to fill, and there are a lot of bored people and procrastinating people. (I hope you are someone who wants to read content about the NFL five months before the season, by the way.)
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