1. Why Jaguars' Allen Robinson Can Be NFL's Breakout WR of 2015

    On the worst offense in the NFL , with the lowest-rated quarterback in the NFL, a second-round rookie receiver—who was not even supposed to be the best second-round rookie ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 6 days ago 8,928 reads 14 comments

  2. Is 2015 a Career-Defining Year for Carson Palmer in the NFL?

    The NFL 's best story is waiting to be told. It's out there, in the desert, languishing in the twilight of a 35-year-old journeyman quarterback's career...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 16 days ago 12,574 reads 59 comments

  3. Will Run-1st Scheme Stop Jimmy Graham from Being the NFL's Top Pass-Catching TE?

    The Seattle Seahawks lost Super Bowl XLIX when their offense fell agonizingly short of the game-winning touchdown...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 20 days ago 21,481 reads 210 comments

  4. NFL Offseason Reminds Us That Football Players Are People, Too

    Kickball? Miami Dolphins kicker Caleb Sturgis was injured playing kickball ? His plant-leg quad strain is going to force him to miss the rest of OTAs?! Yes, per the Miami ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 23 days ago 23,144 reads 16 comments

  5. Does Off-Field Friendship Between NFL QBs and WRs Lead to On-Field Success?

    Geno Smith and Brandon Marshall have their last, best hope in each other. Smith is an embattled third-year veteran who made a bad situation worse with questionable decision-making on and off the field ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 29 days ago 24,553 reads 40 comments

  6. Is the End of the NFL's Quarterback Era Nearly Here?

    By any objective measure, Ryan Tannehill is a mediocre quarterback. He finished 2014 in the middle of the pack (or worse) in every major passing metric...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 50,596 reads 138 comments

  7. Undrafted Players Meet Big Dreams and Long Odds at NFL Rookie Camps

    At the Detroit Lions rookie camp last weekend, head coach Jim Caldwell gathered together the 59 young men trying to earn one of a handful of chances to work for him this year...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 17,002 reads 8 comments

  8. Rookie Minicamps, Where NFL Dreams Begin—and End

    Picture hundreds of just-minted college grads flying across the country, studying like they've never studied before, spending a few days job shadowing—then finding out right then if they'll ever draw a paycheck in their chosen field...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 60,472 reads 33 comments

  9. Are Dallas Cowboys, Fans Really Ready to Turn Back the Clock?

    Just weeks after many declared the Dallas Cowboys Stephen Jones' team, as the Star-Telegram 's Clarence E. Hill Jr. did, the new-look Cowboys are decidedly old-school...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 44,505 reads 198 comments

  10. 2015 NFL Draft Grades: Report Cards for All 32 GMs

    Everyone in NFL -watching circles agrees: The draft is the best way to build a franchise into a contender. In fact, it's the only way...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 825,111 reads 800 comments

  11. Can Garrett Grayson Be Saints' Heir to Drew Brees?

    With the 75th overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft , the New Orleans Saints selected a quarterback. Per NFL Network, this is the highest they've drafted a signal-caller since Archie Manning in 1971 ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 25,672 reads 30 comments

  12. Devin Funchess Pick Signals 'Basketball on Turf' Look for Cam Newton, Panthers

    One of the biggest stories of the 2014 offseason was Cam Newton 's lack of weapons, but the story of the Panthers' 2015 season will be written around Newton's new arsenal...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 52,551 reads 58 comments

  13. Is Leonard Williams Really What Jets Need to Take Next Step in the AFC?

    Maybe Todd Bowles is about to unleash the never-before-seen seven-man defensive front on the AFC? With the No...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 12,164 reads 61 comments

  14. Breaking Down Every NFL Team's Draft Tendencies

    When it comes to the draft, certain franchises are synonymous with their tendencies. The Pittsburgh Steelers love aggressive linebackers. The Oakland Raiders love prospects with great measurables...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 215,048 reads 176 comments

  15. Chasing a Family Legacy, Jake Kumerow's NFL Draft Dream Comes Full Circle

    Who, the receiver? Tall kid with the ponytail? You don't know him? Kumerow. Whitewater, D-III. Yeah, we've been tracking him for a while. 6'5", 205 pounds. I had his 40s around 4...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 56,994 reads 24 comments

  16. 2015 NFL Schedule: The Biggest Highlights of This Year's Schedule

    We're hopeless. The NFL can and will make a must-see event out of anything, and we just keep coming back. Sure, we knew which teams were playing which months ago. We knew which teams were home and away...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 55,561 reads 132 comments

  17. Remembering Troy Polamalu's Legendary NFL Career

    Troy Polamalu announced his retirement on Thursday, and the quotes from the Pittsburgh Steelers brass made plain how much he means to his franchise...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 3 months ago 25,780 reads 74 comments

  18. Can Washington LB Shaq Thompson Play Safety in the NFL?

    Shaq Thompson was every # DraftTwitter WAG's secret crush. On Thursday, he stood them up. A playmaker on offense and defense, the University of Washington standout was ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 3 months ago 21,812 reads 44 comments

  19. Everything You Need to Know About NFL Draft Prospect Jameis Winston

    He's a can't-miss, blue-chip prospect entering a league that's never been hungrier for signal-calling talent. He's about to become the face and foundation of an NFL franchise...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 3 months ago 12,518 reads 102 comments

  20. How Eric Ebron Can Become the Next Big Thing at TE in 2015

    Eric Ebron was supposed to be the offensive weapon that put the Lions over the top. The 6'4", 265-pound rookie is a rare mix of size, speed and athleticism...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 3 months ago 26,071 reads 149 comments

  21. Where Have All the Quarterbacks Gone?

    The NFL has never been hungrier for good quarterbacks. While the few lucky teams with quality signal-callers make deep playoff runs again and again, the desperate rest of the ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 3 months ago 98,214 reads 185 comments

  22. Why Has the NFL Finally Started Embracing the Art of Trading Players?

    In the span of about two weeks, 15 NFL players with a combined 24 Pro Bowl berths were swapped around 10 different NFL rosters. This March been the wildest month of trades in the last 20 years, and it isn't even over...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 3 months ago 75,531 reads 115 comments

  23. Breaking Down Every Proposed Rule Change for the NFL

    BOR-RING. Boring, boring, boring. Nobody's got time to read about a bunch of hogwash legalese mumbo-jumbo...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 3 months ago 50,809 reads 126 comments

  24. Raiders Give Trent Richardson His Last NFL Chance, but Can He Capitalize?

    Trent Richardson was bulletproof. He was a can't-miss, surefire prospect. A turnkey Hall of Famer. During the 2012 draft cycle, Bleacher Report NFL draft lead writer Matt ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 4 months ago 54,771 reads 203 comments

  25. How Sean Payton, Saints Can Get the Most out of C.J. Spiller

    C.J. Spiller is an explosive, dynamic, game-breaking back. At least, he was . It was his incredible explosion that vaulted him up to the top of the draft, when the Bills took him No...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 4 months ago 15,325 reads 22 comments