Football

Football

  • Above Water

    SimpMe Says The Cleveland Browns have been one of the worst teams in the NFL for as long as I can remember. Injuries and coaching changes have been continuous factors that have resulted in the Browns having terrible seasons. The Browns invested in Quarterbacks like RG3 and Johnny Manziel with hopes of them leading the […]

  • Accounts Receivable

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    SimpMe Says Accounts receivable are any assets that are owed to another company.  Receivables can be found on a company’s balance sheet and the time it takes to cover the amount owed on these receivables varies. If company B sends a product to company A and is waiting for company A to send them cash, […]

  • Arbitrage

    SimpMe Says Taking advantage of the price of an asset within one market and then in turn selling that same asset for a profit is the underlying concept behind arbitrage.  Certain NFL teams have mastered the concept of arbitrage with the help of their coaching staff and front office management.  The Seahawks have become one […]

  • Bailout

    SimpMe Says Phillip Rivers’ success on the gridiron can be attested to his supporting cast. He always has great receivers and running backs he can rely on to make big plays. Darren Sproles, Antonio Gates, and Ladanian Tomlinson are a few of the freak athletes Rivers has  depended on in the past. These skill players […]

  • Bond Credit Ratings

    SimpMe Says Each year ESPN will create a list of high school football players who they believe are the top 100 players in the nation.  Many desire to attain such recognition, but basketball has grown into a competitive, world sport.  These players are evaluated by scouts and given a grade out of 100%. Bonds are […]

  • Breach of Contract

    SimpMe Says Over the past few seasons it almost seems like each week another NFL player is getting fined for something foolish. Bar fights, a domestic altercation, or a DUI are common offenses. Each incident is technically a breach in a specific player’s contract. The NFL requires players to conduct themselves in a certain manner […]

  • Capital Asset

    SimpMe Says Robert Kraft is the billionaire owner of the New England Patriots. Before Kraft bought the franchise he was already a successful businessman. He owned a variety of ventures with family members that generated millions of dollars in profits each year. Kraft’s vision for the franchise eventually led him to embark on the creation […]

  • Capital Structure (Debt vs. Equity)

    SimpMe Says The Patriots are arguably one of the most successful franchises in the sports world. A majority of the teams’ success can be attributed to the system. The coaching staff, led by Big Bill Bellichick, has the ability to make an undrafted free agent from Australia a superstar in the NFL. Because of the […]

  • Data Mining

    SimpMe Says Data is becoming more relevant and valuable because of the increase in technological developments within the global landscape.  Predictive analytics and situational analysis stemming from NFL statistics is also trending within the league.  The Patriots are one of the major teams within the NFL that hire data experts to observe trends to figure […]