1. NFL Free Agents 2014: Breaking Down Top Defensive Players Still Available

    Defense wins championships. It may be one of the most overused cliches in sports, but as the Seattle Seahawks proved last season, there's also plenty of truth to it...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 5 months ago 1,263 reads 0 comments

  2. NFL Free Agency 2014: Predicting Destinations for the Top Remaining Defenders

    The initial rush of NFL free agency may be over, but there are still several high-quality players without contracts who can make instant impacts for their new franchises...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 5 months ago 718 reads 0 comments

  3. How Early Free Agency Signings Could Affect the 2014 NFL Draft

    The NFL -watching world was shocked by the incredible rush of signings in the first 48 hours of free agency. Many of the biggest names and best players were snatched up within hours...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 5 months ago 33,668 reads 15 comments

  4. Setting Realistic Expectations for Each Kansas City Chiefs Free-Agent Signing

    Losing players is a reality of free agency. But there is a difference between being a team that loses free agency and one that offsets its losses with smart, low-key moves. The Kansas City Chiefs have been trying to strike that balance...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 5 months ago 6,708 reads 7 comments

  5. Patriots' Secondary Additions Prove Bill Belichick's Ability to Adapt

    Going back to the tape from the 2013 season, the New England Patriots were a heavy man-coverage team on the defensive side of the ball...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 5 months ago 37,758 reads 87 comments

  6. How Much Does Jared Allen Have Left to Offer?

    Through the first week of NFL free agency, pass-rushers (young and old) inked some very lucrative deals...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 21,708 reads 35 comments

  7. Setting Realistic Expectations for Each New York Giants Free Agency Signing

    In the first week of 2014 NFL free agency, the New York Giants have already acquired several players primed to make an impact next fall...

    Kevin Boilard Written by Kevin Boilard about 5 months ago 10,457 reads 24 comments

  8. Rich NFL Free-Agency Period Proves New CBA Affords Veterans Wealth, Security

    Are the monster contracts of the 2014 NFL free-agency period being paid out in Monopoly money? That's what some folks seem to think. Players are signing four- and five-year deals with huge maximum values...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 5 months ago 6,617 reads 6 comments

  9. Giants Sign Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to Cap Stellar Free-Agency Push

    Maybe they're not done yet. Maybe they have another move or two up their sleeve. Right now, it's impossible to tell because these are not your father's New York Giants . Hell, they aren't even your older brother's Giants...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 5 months ago 36,829 reads 89 comments

  10. Chicago Bears' 7-Round Mock Draft Following Week 1 of Free Agency

    With a week of free agency under the NFL 's belt, the Chicago Bears ' draft needs are coming into clearer focus...

    Luke Gorham Written by Luke Gorham about 5 months ago 2,171 reads 7 comments

  11. Setting Realistic Expectations for Steve Smith's Role with Baltimore Ravens

    Because a number of key free agents need to be re-signed and there isn't lot of cap space to work with, the Baltimore Ravens ' primary goal in free agency was simply to re-sign their own players...

    Jason Marcum Written by Jason Marcum about 5 months ago 2,895 reads 26 comments

  12. 2014 Free Agency Analysis and Grades: AFC East

    As the Bills, Dolphins and Jets look to decrease the gap between them and the Patriots in the balance of power in the AFC East, the 2014 free agency was extremely important for all four franchises...

    Dan Matney Written by Dan Matney about 5 months ago 275 reads 4 comments

  13. Setting Realistic Expectations for Each Washington Redskins Free-Agent Signing

    Despite being attached to high-profile free agents in the lead up to free agency, the Washington Redskins found themselves poaching lesser-known free agents once the bidding began...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 5 months ago 14,749 reads 65 comments

  14. Brandon Weeden Provides Cowboys with Extra Quarterback Insurance, Nothing More

    Only in the football circus that is Dallas would a first-round pick be backing up a player who wasn't drafted at the quarterback position...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 5 months ago 19,659 reads 62 comments

  15. Setting Realistic Expectations for Each Miami Dolphins Free-Agent Signing

    The Miami Dolphins were one of the most active teams over the past week of free agency, with general manager Dennis Hickey doing an impressive job of filling holes throughout the roster...

    Andrew Tornetta Written by Andrew Tornetta about 5 months ago 11,797 reads 31 comments

  16. Ranking the Green Bay Packers' Best Remaining Free Agency Options

    The Green Bay Packers had a very interesting first week in the 2014 version of NFL free agency last week, especially on Saturday...

    Bob Fox Written by Bob Fox about 5 months ago 23,159 reads 52 comments

  17. ´┐╝´┐╝Ranking the Kansas City Chiefs' Best Remaining Free Agency Options

    By now, if you're a Kansas City Chiefs fan, free agency probably has you reading this from an iPhone next to a watered-down Jack and Coke, laying just below a muffled bar speaker blaring some sulky Kenny G ballad...

    Brett  Gering Written by Brett Gering about 5 months ago 11,206 reads 4 comments

  18. NFL Free Agents 2014: Latest Rumors Regarding Top Remaining Players

    Heading into the second week of the 2014 NFL free-agency period, most of the top players have already been signed, but there are certainly bargains to be had and excellent players to land...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 5 months ago 18,356 reads 1 comments

  19. NFL Free-Agent Signings: Examining Best Deals of the Offseason

    The 2014 NFL free-agency period has been one of the wildest in recent memory, and several blockbuster signings have changed the perception of what the 2014 season will look like...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 5 months ago 4,638 reads 0 comments

  20. Washington Redskins Mock Draft: 6-Round Predictions Post-Week 1 of Free Agency

    Finding m ore playmakers for the heart of a rebuilding secondary remains a priority for the Washington Redskins heading into the 2014 NFL draft...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 5 months ago 27,884 reads 169 comments

  21. NFL Free Agency 2014: Early Winners and Losers

    Oakland Raiders fans were this writer's worst critics when previewing free agency the past two-plus months. They just couldn't fathom how we couldn't see them getting a whole lot better with so much salary-cap space...

    Eric Mack Written by Eric Mack about 5 months ago 141,884 reads 261 comments

  22. Ranking New England Patriots' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    The New England Patriots typically emphasize middle-class value over upper-tier flash in free agency. With less cap space than desired, the Pats figured to stay relatively quiet this year...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 5 months ago 27,202 reads 29 comments

  23. Ranking Dallas Cowboys' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    The Dallas Cowboys have been on the losing side of free agency so far but still have time to sign some difference-makers before all is said and done. Jerry Jones' team has some big holes to fill before the 2014 regular season starts...

    Alex  Hall Written by Alex Hall about 5 months ago 20,475 reads 32 comments

  24. Ranking the Tennessee Titans' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    The first week of free agency came and went without the bang of a signing many had come to expect leading up to the date. Still, the team has acquired five players to various levels of praise and chagrin...

    Marlon Maloney Written by Marlon Maloney about 5 months ago 6,104 reads 10 comments

  25. Ranking the Carolina Panthers' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    The NFL free-agency period is a week old, and the Carolina Panthers have been relatively quiet as many expected...

    Charles Edwards Written by Charles Edwards about 5 months ago 11,190 reads 29 comments