Profile of John Turner

John Turner is the Journal Pioneer's football freak. His column runs on Saturdays during the NFL season.

All articles of John Turner

  • Seventh annual Reindeer Awards

    Santa’s reindeers are like a football team – they need to work together to bring those smiles to kids around the world. Don’t forget ...

  • What a day of football!

    There was everything from bad weather, bad officiating, bad karma and many big plays, with the most touchdowns ever scored on one Sunday – 94.Bad ...

  • Seahawks best team in football

    But one thing for sure, after watching them on Monday night, the Seattle Seahawks are the best team in football. Seattle truly has earned the ...

  • It’s crunch time for NFL teams

    Like every season, this is crunch time for all teams in the hunt for the Lombardi Trophy. Every game is now magnified, and takes on greater ...

  • Defences adjusting in NFL

    Teams, by design, are slow playing the scheme on defence, meaning the outside linebacker is not committing themselves to either the running back ...

  • NFL contenders and pretenders

    Both teams are looking to win their respective championships – the Hilton Bowl and the Potato Bowl – at UPEI. It has been a big season for ...

  • Kelly latest college coach to struggle in NFL

    All we heard when the Philadelphia Eagles hired University of Oregon head coach Chip Kelly as their new field boss this off-season was how he was ...

  • NFL’s only undefeated team still has lots to prove

    This team was 2-14 (won-lost) last season, but had nine Pro Bowlers on the team. The talent was there, but they just didn’t have a good coach to ...

  • NFL needs to find safe middle ground for players, officials

    They should be applauded for trying to make the sport safer with the implementation of these new rules over the past couple of seasons. Those new ...

  • AFC dominating NFC teams

    The AFC has an 18-9 (won-lost) against NFC teams going into this week. Seattle, which is one of the early Super Bowl favourites, lost last week ...