1. Why the Cleveland Browns Can Be the NFL's Cinderella Team of the 2014 Season

    For the Cleveland Browns , perhaps the NFL 's most star-crossed franchise, the coveted fit of Cinderella's slipper has long been out of reach...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 36,538 reads 245 comments

  2. Ranking the Top NFL Players Primed for Breakout Seasons in 2014

    While the vast majority of the focus in the NFL world is currently on prospects who will be selected in next month's draft, there are a number of players already on rosters who are capable of taking their game to a new level and making an impact...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 7,642 reads 18 comments

  3. 2014 NFL Mock Draft Roundup: Who Are the Experts Picking?

    The NFL 's decision to move the NFL draft back until the second weekend in May has accomplished two drastically different goals: First, it's whipped all of the crazed NFL fans (and if you're reading this, welcome to the club!) into a frenzy...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 130,804 reads 156 comments

  4. 2014 NFL Draft: Latest Buzz Surrounding Every Team

    The 2014 NFL draft is under three weeks away, and with rumors and speculation beginning to shift into overdrive, it's time to assess the latest buzz surrounding every team...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 135,787 reads 109 comments

  5. The Best Trade Bargaining Chips in the NFL Draft

    As the 2014 NFL draft continues to draw closer (albeit at a glacial pace), it's imperative to recognize that picks aren't the only currency used to wheel and deal over the three-day event, as players normally find themselves on the move as well...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 32,818 reads 81 comments

  6. Available NFL Free Agents Who Can Still Be 2014 Key Contributors

    While the initial seismic event and ensuing aftershocks of the NFL free-agent period have come and gone with eyes turning toward next month's draft, there are still many available players who can be key contributors in 2014...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 46,031 reads 64 comments

  7. NFL General Managers on the Hot Seat Ahead of 2014 Draft

    We are less than one month away from the 2014 NFL draft, and there are a handful of general managers who are squarely on the hot seat ahead of it...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 31,880 reads 127 comments

  8. Biggest Questions Facing Each NFL Team Ahead of 2014 NFL Draft

    The 2014 NFL draft will commence in less than one month (May 8, but who's counting?), so now is as good a time as ever to address the biggest questions facing each NFL team heading into the all-important event...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 74,487 reads 151 comments

  9. Assigning a Pass-Fail Grade to All 32 Teams' Free-Agency Performance so Far

    In the frenetic and hyper-competitive NFL world, there is no middle ground. It's a bottom-line business, and teams either pass or fail based on their performance...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 122,822 reads 178 comments

  10. Biggest Winners and Losers from Pro Day Workouts so Far

    We're in the thick of pro-day season, and with a number of elite prospects having completed theirs, it's time to declare winners and losers thus far from the process...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 19,183 reads 15 comments

  11. Every NFL Team's Biggest Draft Need Coming Out of Free Agency

    The first major wave of free agency has passed with a thunderous flourish, and it's now time to assess every NFL team's biggest draft need coming out of it...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 108,384 reads 39 comments

  12. NFL Free Agents 2014: Best Fits for Top 8 Remaining Players

    The 2014 NFL free-agent period might be nearly two weeks old, but a number of excellent players remain available, and it's time to explore the best fits for those remaining athletes...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 89,592 reads 98 comments

  13. The Best and Worst Contract Values of the 2014 NFL Free-Agency Period

    The 2014 NFL free-agent period is nearly two weeks old, and with a veritable cavalcade of players having crisscrossed the football map, we can now step back and assess which contracts represent the best and worst values...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 91,974 reads 235 comments

  14. 2014 NFL Draft: Rounding Up the Latest Expert Buzz and Speculation

    The first, thunderous wave of the NFL free-agent period has come and gone, so it's time to round up the latest expert buzz and speculation surrounding the 2014 NFL draft...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 7 months ago 53,262 reads 28 comments

  15. 2015 Super Bowl Odds Updated After the First Week of NFL Free Agency

    Given all the hirings, firings, signings and trades that have occurred since the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos to win Super Bowl XLVIII, it's tough to believe that the game happened only six weeks ago...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 100,984 reads 223 comments

  16. 2014 NFL Free-Agent Signings: Winners and Losers from Day 4

    Day 4 of 2014 NFL free agency is over, and as we've done over the first three days this week, it's time to declare winners and losers based on what transpired...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 85,312 reads 109 comments

  17. 2014 NFL Free-Agent Signings: Winners and Losers from Day 3

    Day 3 of 2014 NFL free agency has drawn to a close, and you know what that means: It's time to declare winners and losers from the bevy of signings and transactions. After Day's 1 and 2 operated at a breakneck pace, Day 3 was slow by comparison...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 81,370 reads 188 comments

  18. 2014 NFL Free Agent Signings: Winners & Losers from Day 2

    Day 2 of 2014 NFL free agency has come and gone, and it's once again time to declare winners and losers from the proceedings. For a long while, it appeared as if Day 2 would fail to match the sheer insanity achieved on Day 1...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 104,978 reads 169 comments

  19. 2014 NFL Free-Agent Signings: Winners and Losers from Day 1

    Day one of 2014 NFL free agency is in the books, and there are most certainly winners and losers to be gleaned from the cavalcade of signings. The NFL's version of January 1 was absolutely insane...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 282,388 reads 456 comments

  20. The Riskiest 2014 NFL Free Agents

    Every single NFL free-agent class contains players with significant risk, and 2014's is no different. Once free agency officially opens on Tuesday, owners and general managers ...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 112,754 reads 50 comments

  21. NFL Free Agents 2014: The Biggest Name at Every Position

    With the deadline for the franchise and transition tag having passed earlier this week, the beginning of free agency serves as the next phase of the NFL 's business season, and it begins on March 11...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 85,818 reads 94 comments

  22. 1 Free Agent Each NFL Team Should Let Walk

    With March 11 and the beginning of free agency now less than two weeks away, each NFL team has critical decisions to make as it concerns bringing back its own players...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 100,340 reads 136 comments

  23. 2014 NFL Free Agency: A Cap Space Guide for Every Team

    We're officially in the throes of the NFL 's business season, with free agency and the new league year set to kick off March 11. Each NFL team has a different salary cap situation, questions to answer and needs to be filled...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 45,455 reads 73 comments

  24. 2014 NFL Free Agents: Exploring the Linebacker Market

    With NFL free agency starting on March 11, several teams will be interested in adding talent to their linebacker corps...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 13,377 reads 27 comments

  25. 2014 NFL Free Agents: Exploring the Defensive-Line Market

    With free agency set to open on March 11, NFL teams are getting ready to open their checkbooks, and one of the groupings set to earn the most greenbacks are players along the defensive line...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 8 months ago 9,407 reads 9 comments