1. It's Time for Cardinals to Prove Whether They're a Contender or Pretender

    After a 1-2 start, with losses to the St. Louis Rams and New Orleans Saints , pundits from around the league believed the Arizona Cardinals were no better off than they were during the last couple of years under head coach Ken Whisenhunt...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 3,077 reads 15 comments

  2. Fining Ahmad Brooks Shows NFL Still Doesn't Know How to Police the Game

    Week after week, the NFL is seemingly mocked by the general public for its officiating gaffes and the way it handles player fines. More often than not the fines are understandable under the context of league rules...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 7,276 reads 68 comments

  3. How John Abraham Found the Fountain of Youth in Arizona

    After 13 long seasons in the NFL , few believed that pass-rushing extraordinaire John Abraham would return to the field for a 14th season after the Atlanta Falcons released him back in March...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 1,806 reads 2 comments

  4. What Did We Learn from Percy Harvin's Return to Seahawks Lineup?

    Even though quarterback Russell Wilson and the rest of the Seattle Seahawks offense had to wait 10 weeks longer than they had originally expected for wide receiver Percy Harvin ’s 2013 debut, the All-Pro wideout didn’t disappoint...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 21,708 reads 66 comments

  5. Percy Harvin, Seahawks Hit Bye at Perfect Time 

    As the NFL ’s first 10-win team, there’s no question the Seattle Seahawks have made it a point on a weekly basis to dominate the opposition by any means necessary...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 9,352 reads 62 comments

  6. Mario Manningham Will Jump-Start the 49ers Offense Against the Saints

    After a dreadful outing offensively against the Carolina Panthers , offensive coordinator Greg Roman and the San Francisco 49ers will look to get back on track this Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 12,186 reads 35 comments

  7. Rob Housler Will Be the Arizona Cardinals Secret Weapon Down the Stretch

    After a subpar rookie campaign in 2011 and a mediocre sophomore season in 2012, third-year pass-catching tight end Rob Housler was hoping 2013 would be his year to shine in the desert...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 4,274 reads 7 comments

  8. Why Return of Percy Harvin Makes Seahawks NFL's Scariest Team

    Ever since Week 13 of the 2012 season, there’s no question that the hottest team in the NFL has been the Seattle Seahawks . Over their last 15 regular-season games, head coach Pete Carroll and Co...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 41,075 reads 151 comments

  9. How the Rams Can Build on Tavon Austin's Breakout Performance

    Heading into Week 10, pundits from around the league felt head coach Jeff Fisher and the St. Louis Rams might not win another game the entire season...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 7,006 reads 8 comments

  10. How Troubling Is the 49ers' One-Dimensional Offense?

    Coming into Week 10, the San Francisco 49ers were on an absolute roll. After a rocky start to the season at 1-2, they made it a point to retool the offense by getting back to its roots...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 months ago 28,614 reads 447 comments

  11. Seattle Seahawks Need a Convincing Win in Georgia Dome to Silence the Critics

    I already know what you’re thinking, how can an 8-1 team have critics? Honestly, it’s hard to wrap your head around the notion that the Seattle Seahawks have naysayers with one measly loss to their name, but they are out there...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 4,054 reads 46 comments

  12. 49ers' Upcoming Test Against Panthers Has Huge Playoff Implications

    Over the course of the final eight weeks of the season, the San Francisco 49ers have plenty of work to do if they want to establish themselves as legitimate Super Bowl contenders for the second straight season...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 15,548 reads 98 comments

  13. Inside Robert Quinn's Emergence as the Next Premier NFL Pass-Rusher

    When the 2011 NFL draft rolled around, the St. Louis Rams were coming off one of their best seasons in recent memory...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 65,137 reads 90 comments

  14. Slow Starts Becoming Major Problem for Seattle Seahawks

    Is trouble brewing in the Pacific Northwest? Despite the Seattle Seahawks ' 8-1 record, fans and media members alike are beginning to wonder whether or not this team can continue its winning ways amidst slow starts...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 12,070 reads 173 comments

  15. How the 49ers Can Best Work Aldon Smith Back into the Lineup

    Since linebacker Aldon Smith ’s departure from the San Francisco 49ers , head coach Jim Harbaugh and Co. haven’t missed a beat...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 15,361 reads 48 comments

  16. How the Rams Defense Can Follow Up Historic Performance

    After franchise quarterback Sam Bradford was placed on injured reserve, fans and media members alike completely wrote the St. Louis Rams off. No one believed they would win another game the rest of the season...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 2,618 reads 7 comments

  17. How the Seattle Seahawks Can Survive Sidney Rice's Injury

    Despite being 7-1 at the midway point, the Seattle Seahawks season has been filled with adversity from an injury standpoint...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 9,876 reads 49 comments

  18. Why Embarrassing Celebration Should Put Golden Tate on a Short Leash

    Ever since head coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider took over in the Pacific Northwest, they have introduced new-found belief systems and philosophies. Long gone are the days of Mike Holmgren and his coaching staff...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 6,960 reads 93 comments

  19. Despite Valiant Effort, Kellen Clemens Is Not the QB for the Rams

    Who would have ever expected the St. Louis Rams defense to hold the Seattle Seahawks offense to 135 yards on 40 plays? Quarterback Russell Wilson was pushed off his spot all ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 3,957 reads 21 comments

  20. Cardinals Have No Business Trading Larry Fitzgerald at Trade Deadline

    Over the course of wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald ’s 10-year career, he has amassed 10,883 yards receiving, 800 receptions, 82 touchdowns and three All-Pro selections...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 4,267 reads 11 comments

  21. Can Anyone Stop the Healthy, Resurgent San Francisco 49ers?

    For the fifth time in as many weeks, the San Francisco 49ers scored 30-plus points as a team and ended the game in the win column. At 0-7, the Jacksonville Jaguars losing to the 49ers was expected, yet the NFL is a league that thrives on parity..

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 10,459 reads 103 comments

  22. What Mario Manningham's Return Means to the 49ers Offense Moving Forward

    After a 1-2 start to the 2013 season, the San Francisco 49ers had ventured into unfamiliar territory. The franchise wasn’t accustomed to losing back-to-back games under head ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 9,212 reads 12 comments

  23. St. Louis Rams Calling Brett Favre Is a Move of Desperation

    Desperate times call for desperate measures, right? When franchise quarterback Sam Bradford suffered a season-ending knee injury against the Carolina Panthers , the St. Louis Rams were in complete shock...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 16,334 reads 84 comments

  24. Why Austin Davis Gives the Rams Best Chance to Salvage 2013 Season

    Let’s be honest: Without quarterback Sam Bradford , the St. Louis Rams will be lucky to win another game this season. Their defense is No...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 8,668 reads 19 comments

  25. What Percy Harvin's Return Means for the Seahawks, NFC Playoff Race

    The time Seattle Seahawks fans have been patiently waiting for is finally here. According to John Lok of The Seattle Times , All-Pro wide receiver Percy Harvin made his first ...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 10 months ago 11,763 reads 72 comments