Author: Jonathan Goudeau

Mass communications student at UCO. Rose State College graduate. Aspiring sports writer with a focus in basketball and football. The National Association of Black Journalists member. Writer for thesuavereport.com
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How the XFL can thrive as the NFL’s G-League

As of this writing the NFL and XFL have no formal partnership. As of this writing, a day after XFL players were allowed to sign with NFL teams five has already done so with two being the faces of the league. That led man fans of the XFL wondering how can a league that will […]

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Smooth Sports Ep. 1

Cho Show host and Four Downs writer Jonathan “JG Smooth” Goudeau is back with his latest project Smooth Sports. Unlike the Cho Show, Smooth Sports focuses on individuals in the sports world such as coaches, players, media, etc. with wide-ranging topics not normally covered. Smooth attempts to find the story behind the story and shine […]

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Death of the Modern Running Back

Raheem Mostert, Damien Williams, Aaron Jones, and Derrick Henry. The starting running backs for the four top teams in the league. All grossly underpaid. In a league where quarterbacks rule and the collegiate spread offense is starting to take over running backs are becoming more and more devalued. Don’t believe me look at former Los […]

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4 Downs: Where Do the Patriots Go From Here?

The post-Tom Brady era is finally here just not in the way most New England Patriots fans envisioned. Instead of staying in New England and retiring there (something he could still do) Brady has decided to take his talents to sunny Tampa Bay, Florida leaving a team and fan base stunned. With limited options, we […]

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4 Downs: Cowboys Free Agency

Author of 4 Downs Jonathan Goudeau is back to give his take on the early free agency moves of the Dallas Cowboys from signing wide receiver Amari Cooper to quarterback Dak Prescott getting the franchise tag and more. Be sure to keep an eye out for more updates as free agency continues.

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Towering Heights: How PJ Walker became the face of the XFL

Phillip Walker, better known by his nickname PJ, has taken the football world by storm. Seemingly out of nowhere the soon to be 25 years old has risen from relative unknown to casual fans to the face of a budding league. But to me and those who know Walker better, this is no surprise. From […]

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How the XFL and College Football’s Transfer Portal Could be the Perfect Marriage

Meet Kenny Robinson. Current safety for the XFL’s St. Louis Battlehawks. Former University of West Virginia standout. Possible trailblazer. Robinson shouldn’t be in the XFL right now. He should still be at West Virginia if it wasn’t for an academic issue but none the less should be sitting out as a transfer at another school. […]

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