Articles by Connor Groel


NFL Power Rankings Post-Week 3

     Three weeks have gone by so far in this NFL season, and I think it’s safe to say it hasn’t gone as planned.  Everyone’s sleeper pick, the Buccaneers, have played horrendously, most recently in a 56-14 loss to the Falcons.  Typical playoff teams such as the Saints, Packers,…


Top Level Podcast – NFL Week 3 w/ Luis For people who don’t want to listen to the whole podcast, here are some timestamps. 1:00 – Devin Hester hall of fame?3:50 – Falcons Super Bowl contenders?6:10 – Surprise 0-2 Teams (Colts, Saints, Chiefs)11:20 – Surprise 2-0 Teams (Bills, Texans, Cardinals)16:45 – Adrian Peterson20:00 – NFL Week 3 Picks…


A Message to Professional Athletes

     It seems that far too often athletes commit illegal and criminal acts, become addicted to drugs, or take place in other acts not deemed socially acceptable.  This is something I’ve been wanting to write about since the blog began.  However, it’s always been on the back burner, stuffed…


Top Level Podcast- NFL Week 1 with Dad!      Here is the link to the first episode of the Top Level Podcast!  I hope you guys like it as this took a while to put together, including many, many unforeseen problems.  Anyways, this is the week 1 NFL podcast, which I have done with my dad….


Madden 15 First Impressions

     Madden 15 came out on August 26, officially beginning Madden Season.  I was able to pick up the game this on Saturday, so now that I’ve had a little while to play the game, I thought I’d give my first impressions.  I haven’t gotten into every mode yet,…