I know it's a subscription but the Athletic has some really interesting articles.
This one shows how much these guys have to do to their bodies just to get ready to play an NFL game. Also shows why Thursday night football is bullshit.
Worth checking out the link if you subscribe.
Halapio on TNF
|Halapio played all 69 offensive snaps in the Giants’ 28-10 home loss to the Vikings on Sunday. Almost immediately after that game ended, Halapio turned his focus to preparing for the Patriots game, just 100 hours away.
Actually, the prep started before the Vikings game. Halapio’s wife had gone to Stop & Shop to buy eight 10-pound bags of ice for a homemade postgame cold tub. After stopping to get dinner, Halapio went home and filled his bathtub with the ice.
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