1. Michael Sam's Preseason Play Shows He Can Be Effective NFL Player

    When one takes the time to dig into Michael Sam ’s preseason film, the first thing that leaps off the tape is his incredibly high motor...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 23 days ago 48,976 reads 0 comments

  2. Why Michael Sam Has Earned His Place on the Rams' 53-Man Roster

    At the conclusion of the St. Louis Rams ' fourth and final preseason game, everyone who follows the NFL has one question on his or her mind: Will rookie defensive end Michael ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 25 days ago 64,168 reads 96 comments

  3. Breaking Down What Shaun Hill Gives the St. Louis Rams

    When news broke that St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford would miss the entirety of the 2014 season with a torn ACL, there were some Rams fans who reacted in a state of panic...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 28 days ago 8,852 reads 29 comments

  4. What's Next for Sam Bradford Following Second Season-Ending ACL Injury?

    On Saturday night, St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher and general manager Les Snead believed they had dodged a bullet with franchise quarterback Sam Bradford ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 29 days ago 351,412 reads 334 comments

  5. How St. Louis Rams Can Make Michael Sam Fit on 2014 Roster

    With three of the four preseason games now in the books for the St. Louis Rams , rookie defensive end Michael Sam is one game away from turning his lifelong dream into a reality...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 29 days ago 9,724 reads 1 comments

  6. Michael Sam Has Done His Job, Deserves Roster Spot with St. Louis Rams

    After three solid preseason performances, defensive end Michael Sam ’s situation with the St. Louis Rams hasn’t changed. He isn’t a lock to make Jeff Fisher's 53-man roster, but he’s inching closer...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 30 days ago 131,437 reads 312 comments

  7. Seahawks Blowout Win Over Chicago Asserts Seattle as NFL's Ultimate Juggernaut

    If you weren’t convinced that the Seattle Seahawks were the NFL ’s ultimate juggernaut prior to Friday night, it’s safe to say you are now convinced after they trounced the Chicago Bears 34-6 at CenturyLink Field...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 90,498 reads 572 comments

  8. 49ers Doing Little to Quell Concerns About Retooled, Injured Defense

    Over the last three years, the San Francisco 49ers have had one of the most dominant defenses in the NFL . In 2011, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio guided the fourth-best defense in the NFL...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 17,469 reads 113 comments

  9. Big Day Against Packers Proves Sam Bradford Is Exactly Where He Needs to Be

    When quarterback Sam Bradford suffered a season-ending injury against the Carolina Panthers last year, a handful of pundits wondered if Bradford had taken his last snap as a member of the St...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 11,525 reads 33 comments

  10. Cardinals Passing Attack Appears Lethal Following John Brown's Explosive Debut

    When the Arizona Cardinals drafted wide receiver John Brown in the third round of this year’s draft, general manager Steve Keim went out of his way to talk up the 179-pound speedster from Pittsburg State...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 24,517 reads 40 comments

  11. Talented Offensive Line, Young RBs Key to Offensive Revival for St. Louis Rams

    When the St. Louis Rams took the field on Friday night, the storylines surrounded seventh-round pick Michael Sam...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 8,837 reads 34 comments

  12. What to Expect from Michael Sam's Preseason Debut with St. Louis Rams

    Around a year ago, St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam stood in front of his collegiate teammates at the University of Missouri and told them he was gay. Since then, quite a few things have transpired...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 5,742 reads 13 comments

  13. Christine Michael Reinforces How Dominant Seahawks Running Game Can Be in 2014

    When All-Pro running back Marshawn Lynch was ruled out of Thursday night’s preseason game against the Denver Broncos , there was no question as to who the featured back would be for the Seattle Seahawks ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 21,591 reads 45 comments

  14. Aeneas Williams: Inside the Legacy of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductee

    When All-Pro cornerback Aeneas Williams takes the stage on Saturday night, it’s clear that his speech will be one of the most awe-inspiring speeches told by a Hall of Fame inductee...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 4,681 reads 2 comments

  15. Marshawn Lynch Ending Holdout Reminds Us Just How Good the Seahawks Can Be

    The news has come down, from Adam Schefter of ESPN , that All-Pro running back Marshawn Lynch is set to end his holdout and join the Seattle Seahawks within the next 24 hours...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 28,954 reads 187 comments

  16. How Patrick Peterson's Deal Impacts Arizona Cardinals in Short Term, Long Term

    Like Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson broke the news on Twitter that he and the Cardinals had reached an agreement on a five-year contract extension...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 16,745 reads 36 comments

  17. Highlighting the Best Rookie vs. Vet Battles in NFL Training Camps

    Training camp is the perfect opportunity for rookies to snatch jobs away from vested veterans. Even though some draft picks walk directly into starting jobs when their team lacks ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 82,802 reads 59 comments

  18. NFL Rookies Turning Heads Before Training Camps Even Begin

    With training camp a little over two weeks away, the focus of the NFL offseason is starting to shift from a relatively quiet period to an extremely busy one...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 64,503 reads 116 comments

  19. Is Marshawn Lynch a Fair Case Study for Trent Richardson's Struggles?

    By and large, running back Trent Richardson was an absolute train wreck in his first season with the Indianapolis Colts . Over the course of 14 games with the Colts, the first-round pick out of Alabama averaged a meager 2...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 7,724 reads 19 comments

  20. Jesse Williams Can Make Instant Impact in Seahawks Defense After Redshirt Season

    When the Seattle Seahawks drafted defensive tackle Jesse Williams with the 137th pick in the 2013 NFL draft, pundits proclaimed that general manager John Schneider and head coach Pete Carroll stole the 325-pound monster out of Alabama...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 9,248 reads 14 comments

  21. Who Are the NFL's Most Grossly Overpaid, Underpaid Players?

    From an economic standpoint, every player in the NFL is worth what someone is willing to pay him. That doesn't mean particular players' performances live up to what their respective teams are willing to pay them, however...

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  22. Rapid Development from Offensive Weapons Is Key to Rams Stealing NFC West Title

    Ever since the St. Louis Rams drafted Oklahoma quarterback Sam Bradford with the first overall pick in the 2010 NFL draft, expectations have been through the roof...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 6,818 reads 18 comments

  23. How Chris Cook Can Impact the San Francisco 49ers Secondary

    When the San Francisco 49ers cut cornerback Carlos Rogers, the natural assumption was that fourth-year cornerback Chris Culliver would step in and assume Rogers’ role at right cornerback...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 14,621 reads 23 comments

  24. Under-the-Radar Players Who Could Become Big Names in NFL Training Camps

    When it comes right down to it, very few NFL players develop into superstars right away. Some play well enough to make a handful of starts in the league, while others show improvement on an annual basis and mature into well-known players...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 34,811 reads 46 comments

  25. Is Larry Fitzgerald Still an Elite NFL Wide Receiver?

    When the Arizona Cardinals drafted Larry Fitzgerald with the third overall pick in 2004, then-head coach Dennis Green was looking to add a sure-handed playmaker who could help him recreate the Minnesota Vikings offense from 1998...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 11,935 reads 65 comments