1. Forecasting NFL Week 1, Winners, Losers and Upsets

    Week 1 is just around the corner, and the NFL is back in action! Training camp has shown us some surprises this summer an has given us a good "sneak peak" at where some teams are heading into the season...

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  2. 2011 Chicago Bears: A Game-by-Game Preview of the Season

    The Chicago Bears are about to kick off their 2011 campaign. They are poised to make another run at the division title and have the potential to be a formidable opponent for many teams this season...

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  3. 2011 NFL Predictions: The Most Underrated Quarterbacks

    Everyone knows about Aaron Rodgers , Tom Brady and Peyton Manning . Everyone watches Drew Brees , Matt Ryan and Phillip Rivers...

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  4. 2011 NFL Predictions: The New York Jets Will Win the AFC East, Possibly More

    The New York Jets have been playing the bridesmaid and never the bride for far too long now. Considering the previous season's successes and failures, there are many reasons why this year's Jets team will finally get over the hump...

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  5. NFL Fantasy Football: How the Kickoff Rule Affects Your League

    The NFL has moved the kickoff to the 35-yard line, which already has resulted in decreased returns. If your league, like mine, rewards players for return yards, you risk losing valuable points for your team...

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  6. Tennessee Titans' Chris Johnson to Be Signed by Opening Day

    Chris Johnson will be signed by the time the NFL season officially gets underway for the majority of the league on September 11, 2011...

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  7. Cleveland Browns: Greg Little Deserves to Be a Top-Two Wide Receiver

    The Cleveland Browns find themselves in an interesting position this year in respect to the situation unfolding in the receiving corps. The Cleveland Browns have been, for the most part, flat in this area for some time...

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  8. Main Reasons Why the Minnesota Vikings Will Finish 9-7 in 2011

    The Minnesota Vikings are capable of being a contender in 2011, with the heart of the team's success resting in the success of running back Adrian Peterson ...

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  9. 2011 Green Bay Packers Predictions Game by Game

    The 2011 Packers are poised for another run at greatness. The Green Bay Packers will operate at will on offense and must rely on defensive anchors like Clay Matthews to direct the defense as they look to bring home another championship...

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  10. 2011 NFL Predictions: All Team Predictions, Including the Super Bowl

    I'm taking a look into my crystal ball to give you my best educated predictions of each team's 2011 record and my predictions for the Super Bowl...

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  11. NFL Outreach: Why Canadian Expansion Teams Should Be Allowed in the NFL

    As the NFL looks to experiment with bringing the league to a wider, diversified audience by holding experimental games overseas and in Mexico, the NFL is looking to branch out and become a worldwide attraction...

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  12. Problematic Areas for the Green Bay Packers

    Fresh off of the Super Bowl victory, the Packers are poised to make another run at a championship this season as the team is healthy and hungry to continue its dominance in the NFC...

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  13. Detroit Lions Are Becoming Dangerously Overhyped

    This may be tough for a lot of Detroit Lions fans to read; but a case can be made for the Lions becoming the second most hyped team (next to the Philadelphia Eagles ) without playing a meaningful game yet...

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  14. Hired Guns: Offensive Free Agents with Value, Who Should Sign Them

    With the impending roster cut downs looming as the NFL season approaches, many names and players that are released may quickly find homes with other teams...

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  15. Top States for NFL Expansion and the Reason It's Good for the Game

    It has been a little while since we last saw an expansion to the league and considering how popular and competitive the NFL is, the case for the addition of two more teams can be made...

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  16. AFC West: A Preview of the Division and How the West Is Won

    The AFC West is a division where you never truly know how things will play out. There are a bunch of teams all scrambling for the division title (and all capable of getting there), ...

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  17. AFC South: A Preview of the Division and How the Teams Stack Up

    This division is always interesting to watch as it offers some of the league's best players and more interesting teams...

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  18. Tennessee Titans Look to Veterans to Help Fill Chris Johnson's Shoes, Add Depth

    The Chris Johnson drama continues to unfold in Tennessee as the Titans have listed the star running back on the reserve/did not report list...

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  19. AFC North: A Preview of the Strongman Division and How the Teams Measure Up

    The AFC North is, without question, one of the toughest divisions in the league. The division is home to some of the grittiest, ground-pounding teams in the NFL and I don't see that changing any time soon...

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  20. AFC East: A Preview of the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    The AFC East, in most people's opinion, is all about two teams. While it may be the home to the ever dangerous New England Patriots and the New York Jets , the division offers an interesting look into the state of the NFL overall...

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  21. NFC West: Preview of the West; There's a New Sheriff in Town

    The NFC West is shaping up for some interesting story lines this year, as the division some consider the weakest in the NFC has seen some improvements that will surely raise the level of competition...

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  22. NFC South: A Preview of the Division and Who Will Make the Playoffs

    From time to time, there are divisions that are traditionally know for weak teams and charity wins. The NFC South had fallen into this category for some time, but currently is home ...

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  23. 2011 NFL Predictions: NFC East Preview of Grit and Grind and Ones Left Behind

    The NFC East has always been one of the most distinguished divisions in the NFL for housing teams that have been pound-and-ground hard-nosed football teams...

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  24. NFC North: A Preview of the Toughest Division in the NFL

    There are many divisions in the NFL that have, from time to time, held the namesake of the toughest and most competitive and for the most part have lived up to the hype...

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  25. Chris Johnson: You Can't Have Your Cake and Eat It Too

    There is no doubt that Chris Johnson is most likely the "elite" of the elite running backs in the NFL . The Tennessee Titans running back has given opponents nightmares not seen ...

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