1. Can New Orleans Saints RB Khiry Robinson Be the Next Curtis Martin?

    The comparison was made by one of the few people qualified to make such a bold claim. Khiry Robinson as the next Curtis Martin...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 14 days ago 15,140 reads 24 comments

  2. The Curious Case of Miami Dolphins RB Knowshon Moreno

    The Miami Dolphins are hoping to solve the curious case of sixth-year NFL veteran running back Knowshon Moreno , who's looking to build off an impressive 2013 season...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 18 days ago 10,447 reads 13 comments

  3. Expect Big Things from Jacksonville Jaguars RB Toby Gerhart in 2014

    It'd be easy to dismiss a fifth-year NFL running back as not being a candidate for a "breakout season," but that's exactly what Jacksonville Jaguars newly signed starter Toby Gerhart should be considered entering the 2014 season...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 25 days ago 7,101 reads 8 comments

  4. Why Titans' Rookie Bishop Sankey Is the Next Big Thing at RB

    There may not have been a running back taken in the first round of this year's NFL draft, but Tennessee Titans rookie running back Bishop Sankey will be playing like one before it's all said and done in 2014...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 30 days ago 11,734 reads 8 comments

  5. Bill O'Brien's Offense Can Re-Introduce a Beast Mode Arian Foster

    Arian Foster might not play quarterback for the Houston Texans , and his return from injury might not make as many headlines as who'll be under center, but make ...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 12,850 reads 25 comments

  6. Blake Bortles Has Monumental Task of Succeeding as Franchise QB in Jacksonville

    The biggest obstacle for Blake Bortles as the Jacksonville Jaguars ' quarterback of the future doesn't have as much to do with him as you might think...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 15,678 reads 43 comments

  7. Can Teddy Bridgewater Be the Minnesota Vikings' Savior as a Rookie?

    Only the playbook stands in Teddy Bridgewater 's way of becoming the Minnesota Vikings ' starting quarterback. He was considered a pro-ready QB by some leading up to the draft...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 32,700 reads 75 comments

  8. Why Dion Jordan's Sophomore Season Is Crucial to Miami Dolphins

    The Miami Dolphins were probably hoping for more production from the No. 3 overall pick last year, former Oregon standout Dion Jordan , whom the Dolphins actually traded up to draft in 2013...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 7,354 reads 36 comments

  9. Has Washington Done Enough This Offseason to Get RG3 Back on Track?

    After a disappointing sophomore campaign last year, Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III should feel good about a couple of big moves made by general manager Bruce Allen this offseason...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 33,808 reads 53 comments

  10. Why Ra'Shede Hageman Can Severely Upgrade Atlanta Falcons' Pass Rush

    The Atlanta Falcons had a pass-rushing problem last season. According to Pro Football Focus (subscription required), only the Chicago Bears had fewer quarterback hurries as a team than the Falcons...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 12,752 reads 17 comments

  11. Oakland Raiders Rookie QB Derek Carr Finds Himself in Ideal Situation

    He might not have been a first-round pick, but Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr might find himself in the best situation of all rookie quarterbacks heading into next season...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 26,358 reads 41 comments

  12. How Far Can Ryan Fitzpatrick Lead the Houston Texans in 2014?

    First it was reportedly Blake Bortles , then Johnny Manziel , but ultimately the Houston Texans settled on the University of Pittsburgh 's Tom Savage as their developmental quarterback of the future...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 1 month ago 11,764 reads 44 comments

  13. Breaking Down How the Kansas City Chiefs Can Use Dee Ford in Rookie Season

    For the second year in a row the Kansas City Chiefs used their first-round draft pick on a player who dominated Senior Bowl week. Last year it was offensive tackle Eric Fisher, who went No...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 2 months ago 5,960 reads 7 comments

  14. Shayne Skov: The Undrafted Free Agent Who Will Prove Everyone Wrong

    After seven rounds and 256 names, reality set in that former Stanford standout linebacker Shayne Skov wouldn't be drafted...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 2 months ago 61,067 reads 78 comments

  15. Why Blake Bortles Is a Massive 1st-Round Risk in 2014 NFL Draft

    As the 2014 NFL draft approaches and fans make their final cases for why they want "player A" to be their team's first-round pick, those looking at Central Florida's Blake Bortles need to proceed with caution...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 2 months ago 13,002 reads 35 comments

  16. Why the 2014 Running Back Class Could Be Most Successful of This Year's Draft

    While the top of the draft may lack a true impact player at the running back position, that doesn't mean there aren't several players who'll make solid contributions come Sundays this fall...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 2 months ago 12,412 reads 32 comments

  17. What Does the Future Hold for Oregon RB De'Anthony Thomas?

    One of the most electrifying playmakers in college football over the past three seasons, Oregon running back De'Anthony Thomas hasn't generated much "buzz" after deciding to forgo his senior year and enter the NFL draft...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 2 months ago 19,377 reads 36 comments

  18. Running Backs Provide Excellent Day 2 Value in NFL Draft

    While the shelf life of running backs may be shrinking, that doesn't change the value of a second-day pick finding a role within an NFL team's offense...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 3,491 reads 2 comments

  19. Why Are NFL Scouts Scared of Florida State WR Kelvin Benjamin?

    Nothing should scare NFL scouts more than an unfinished player, especially when talking about a player projected by many as a first-round pick...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 28,072 reads 80 comments

  20. NFL Draft 2014: Why Player Development Ranks Above Draft in Matter of Importance

    It's that time of the year again. Every NFL fanbase has listed what they believe are their team's needs and ranked the level of importance of each of those positions heading into next season...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 583 reads 3 comments

  21. Would Position Change Give Logan Thomas Better Shot at Sustainable NFL Career?

    Simply put, no. There's been a lot of talk about Virginia Tech quarterback Logan Thomas possibly moving to tight end, where he was a high school All-American before making the switch to quarterback in college...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 6,856 reads 20 comments

  22. Johnny Manziel vs. AJ McCarron: A Tale of Media Perception

    Let's get one thing straight regarding Johnny Manziel and AJ McCarron . Most people who have an opinion on either of these players regarding "off the field" stuff have never actually met either person...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 34,128 reads 133 comments

  23. 2014 NFL Draft: Where Does Combine Speedster Dri Archer Fit in the NFL?

    There has been a lot of talk about Kent State running back Dri Archer since he blew away the NFL combine with a 4.26 40-yard dash. That happened to be the second-fastest 40 time in combine history, just behind Chris Johnson's 4...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 13,595 reads 31 comments

  24. NFL Draft 2014: Why This Year's Tight End Class Could Be Truly Special

    The last time two tight ends were drafted in the first round, LaDainian Tomlinson and Larry Johnson were the top two running backs in the NFL . The year was 2006. Vernon Davis was taken No...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 39,592 reads 73 comments

  25. Is the Shelf Life of an NFL Running Back Getting Shorter?

    Money talks. When you're discussing the value placed on certain positions in the NFL , it's all about the money...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 3 months ago 48,978 reads 48 comments