Bob Kemp

A SIX PACK OF NFL KNOWLEDGE

BOTTOMLINE

SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2021

        *THE 49ERS THINK TREY LANCE CAN QUICKLY LEARN THE OFFENSE: He reportedly had the highest Wonderlik Test score of the five first-round quarterbacks.
        *THE RAMS WERE FURIOUS WITH THEIR SCHEDULE: Five of the final eight games are on the road with only one of the last eight against an opponent projected to finish 2021 below .500.
        *NOT SURPRISINGLY, CBS IS FURIOUS: Predictably their anger is all about the Tom Brady return to New England awarded to NBC’s Sunday Night Football.
        *THE 2021 SCHEDULED BYES ARE FROM WEEKS SIX THRU 14: There is justifiable anger from the four teams (Colts, Dolphins, Eagles and Patriots) scheduled to play THIRTEEN STRAIGHT WEEKS before the Week 14 bye.
        *RANKING THE SCHEDULES: According to analytics guru Warren Sharp, the 49ers, Broncos, Browns, Dolphins and Bucs have the five easiest while the Raiders, Steelers, Texans, Lions and Bengals the five toughest.
        *FROM FANTASY FOOTBALL: According to ESPN fantasy ranker Mike Clay, the Bucs, Falcons, Bills, Jets, and Dolphins have the five easiest schedules while the Bears, Steelers, Lions, Rams and Bengals have the five toughest schedules.