1. 49ers Doing Right Thing Showing Aldon Smith No Man Is Bigger Than the Team

    In some not so surprising news, Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting that the San Francisco 49ers will not pick up the 2015 fifth-year option on outside linebacker Aldon Smith ’s contract...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 32,651 reads 111 comments

  2. Breaking Down the Most Improved Units After 2014 NFL Free Agency

    With the draft being less than a month away, it's time to examine how specific positional units were affected by their teams' offseason moves...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 48,967 reads 140 comments

  3. Brandon Lloyd Is a Welcome Addition, but 49ers Still Need Speed at Wide Receiver

    Even though the draft is less than a month away, the San Francisco 49ers are still pursuing veteran help to bolster their roster...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 3 months ago 3,811 reads 28 comments

  4. Is Tony Jefferson the Answer for the Arizona Cardinals at Strong Safety?

    When former Oklahoma safety Tony Jefferson went undrafted in 2013, draft analysts wept. Most were puzzled as to why he went undrafted...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 5,013 reads 8 comments

  5. Does Sidney Rice Have Anything to Offer the Seattle Seahawks?

    When wide receiver Sidney Rice joined the Seattle Seahawks in 2011, he was hoping to jump-start his career by reuniting with offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 15,124 reads 32 comments

  6. How Rookie Wage Scale Has Changed the Way NFL Teams Draft

    The NFL lockout during the 2011 offseason was a direct result of buyer’s remorse. After the owners singed their previous deal with the NFLPA in 2006, they were instantaneously trying to get out of the deal...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 17,792 reads 18 comments

  7. Can Marqise Lee Be More Than a No. 2 WR in the NFL?

    Anyone who watched wide receiver Marqise Lee at USC the last three years most likely came away with this conclusion: He has incredible straight-line speed, runs crisp routes, tracks the ball well in the air and can throw a block in the run game...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 14,255 reads 62 comments

  8. Poor Fit Makes LaMichael James Expendable for 49ers

    After two underwhelming seasons in the Bay Area, running back LaMichael James may have played his last down as a member of the San Francisco 49ers ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 7,980 reads 47 comments

  9. Analyzing Tharold Simon's Fit with Seahawks After Rookie Season on Sidelines

    With Brandon Browner in New England and Walter Thurmond in New York, it’s Tharold Simon ’s time to shine...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 9,211 reads 27 comments

  10. Despite Question Marks, the Arizona Cardinals Are Actually Set at Running Back

    After Rashard Mendenhall’s abrupt retirement in March, pundits wondered what the Arizona Cardinals ' offseason plans would be at the running back position...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 4,496 reads 26 comments

  11. What Kenny Britt Signing Means for St. Louis Rams

    The St. Louis Rams have been investing heavily into their wide receiving corps over the past few years...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 6,122 reads 34 comments

  12. Why Being Short Doesn't Matter for Top Cornerback Prospects

    The NFL has a new obsession—tall cornerbacks. Ever since the Seattle Seahawks battled conventional wisdom and built their defense from the outside in with Richard Sherman ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 35,446 reads 108 comments

  13. Shaun Hill Is More Than Just a Backup QB for St. Louis Rams

    The St. Louis Rams have remained active in their pursuit of adding veteran players at key positions. Over the course of the last week, they upgraded their secondary, bolstered ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 8,410 reads 9 comments

  14. 49ers' Pursuit of Vertical Threat at WR Will Extend to 2014 Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers have had one of the most interesting offseasons in recent memory. First it was the Jim Harbaugh-Trent Baalke dilemma, then it was the Harbaugh- Cleveland ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 11,442 reads 53 comments

  15. Rams, Greg Reid Prove to Be Perfect Fit Together

    Aside from re-signing right guard Rodger Saffold to a long-term contract extension, the St. Louis Rams have been quiet on the free-agent front...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 11,787 reads 17 comments

  16. Antonio Cromartie Signing Makes Cardinals Defense One of NFL's Most Dangerous

    One by one, the Arizona Cardinals keep adding talented players to their roster. First it was left tackle Jared Veldheer , then it was wide receiver Ted Ginn, and now it is cornerback Antonio Cromartie ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 26,928 reads 146 comments

  17. Analyzing How Golden Tate's Loss Will Affect the Seattle Seahawks

    At the NFL Scouting Combine, Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider made it known that the organization’s biggest offseason priorities were to re-sign defensive end Michael Bennett and wide receiver Golden Tate ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 4 months ago 22,784 reads 51 comments

  18. 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 4 months ago 21,670 reads 35 comments

  19. Rams Score Huge Win by Re-Signing Rodger Saffold to 5-Year Deal

    The St. Louis Rams received an early Christmas present from the Oakland Raiders on Wednesday night. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN , the Raiders nixed Rodger Saffold ’s fi ve-year, $42...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 11,141 reads 54 comments

  20. Jonathan Martin Reuniting with Jim Harbaugh Best-Case Scenario for His Career

    For those of you who thought offensive tackle Jonathan Martin would never play football again, think again. The San Francisco 49ers and Miami Dolphins agreed to a trade late Tuesday night...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 56,866 reads 182 comments

  21. Cardinals Sign Jared Veldheer, Grading the Move and What It Means for Arizona

    The Arizona Cardinals ' search for their franchise left tackle is over. According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun , the organization reached an agreement with former Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Jared Veldheer ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 7,254 reads 12 comments

  22. Michael Bennett, Seahawks Strike Perfect Contract to Start Their Title Defense

    General manager John Schneider and the Seattle Seahawks got an early start to free agency. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk , the organization locked up its most ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 15,846 reads 80 comments

  23. Finding the Best Fits for the Fastest Players in 2014 NFL Draft

    In the NFL , speed kills. Speed is one of the only attributes that can't be taught. A player either has it or he doesn't. Teams not only want players that will make noteworthy plays, but athletes that will make the plays at a record pace...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 12,729 reads 20 comments

  24. Seahawks Must Not Take Golden Tate for Granted, Need to Ramp Up Negotiations

    When the Seattle Seahawks moved on from Pro Bowl wide receiver Sidney Rice, pundits from around the league believed contract talks between the Seahawks and free-agent wide receiver Golden Tate would intensify...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 17,327 reads 110 comments

  25. 49ers Re-Signing Anquan Boldin Won't End Search for WR

    With eight days to go until free agency begins on March 11, the San Francisco 49ers took care of an important piece of business...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 5 months ago 8,949 reads 81 comments