1. NFL Week 2: Breaking Down the Weekend's Biggest Matchups

    Week 2 of the NFL regular season is the morning after the night before in many ways. At this point, answers to the various questions that emerged during the offseason appear to be clear...

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  2. Breaking Down Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor's Breakout Performance in Week 1

    As expected, the Oakland Raiders were beaten by the Indianapolis Colts in Week 1 of the 2013 NFL Regular Season. However, they only lost by four points thanks to an unexpected performance from starting quarterback Terrelle Pryor ...

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  3. NFL Week 1: Breaking Down Weekend's Biggest Matchups

    Week 1 of the 2013 NFL season is always the most exciting time of the year. The Super Bowl really only involves the emotional investment of two fanbases, while the draft doesn't feature any actual football being played...

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  4. Breaking Down How to Stop Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers Offense

    The San Francisco 49ers finished the 2012 season with the 11th-highest scoring offense in the NFL , averaging a full 66 yards fewer per game than the New England Patriots , who finished in first place...

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  5. Breaking Down the Potential of the Pittsburgh Steelers' Cortez Allen

    The Pittsburgh Steelers selected two cornerbacks in the third rounds of different drafts over the past five offseasons ...

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  6. Breaking Down the Carson Palmer-Larry Fitzgerald Connection

    Over the past decade or so, Bruce Arians has spent time working with exceptionally gifted quarterbacks...

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  7. How the Houston Texans Can Get the Most out of Ed Reed

    Former Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed secured his place in the NFL Hall of Fame after his 11 seasons with the franchise that drafted the former University of Miami prospect...

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  8. Breaking Down the Development of Cincinnati Bengals Quarterback Andy Dalton

    Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton has many reasons to be proud of his NFL career so far. He was a second-round draft pick in 2011 before becoming a Week 1 starter in his rookie season...

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  9. Breaking Down How Mike Wallace Completely Changes Miami Dolphins Offense

    There may not be a more intriguing roster in the NFL right now than that of the Miami Dolphins . With his job potentially on the line and just one winning season over the last ...

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  10. Breaking Down Calvin Johnson's 2012 Season

    It's never difficult to recognize a truly special player. When the right combination of technical ability, physical talent, commitment and discipline comes together, the end product can be simply overwhelming...

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  11. Pittsburgh Steelers: What Exactly Do the Steelers Lose with Troy Polamalu Out?

    Dick LeBeau and Rex Ryan are two of the best defensive minds currently employed in the NFL , if not the best...

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  12. A Non Quarterback X-Factor for Every Single NFL Team

    “Make him go to Manningham.” Just after Tom Brady 's pass just evaded the outstretched hands of Wes Welker in Super Bowl XLVI, Bill Belichick crouched before his defensive backs on the sideline and uttered those famous last words...

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  13. Pittsburgh Steelers: Breaking Down Chris Rainey's First NFL Outing

    Ever since the Pittsburgh Steelers selected Chris Rainey in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL draft, the Steelers' fan base has been eagerly anticipating his first action on the field...

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  14. Randy Moss Will Challenge Peyton Manning for CPOY Award as a San Francisco 49er

    The NFL is a quarterback driven league, so much so that these days it is basically impossible for anyone not registered at the position to win the league MVP award...

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  15. Maurice Jones-Drew's Holdout Shows That Loyalty Shouldn't Exist in Sports

    The Jacksonville Jaguars ' star running back Maurice Jones-Drew is one of three NFL players who are continuing holdouts as their teammates endure the struggles of training camps across the nation...

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  16. Darrelle Revis: Breaking Down the Tape on the New York Jets Star Cornerback

    With the NFL 's release of the All-22 game tape in this year's Game Pass package, the limitations of broadcast tape have been removed...

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  17. Pittsburgh Steelers: Rashard Mendenhall Needs to Turn Timing in His Favour

    Just like in life, timing is everything in football. Whether it be Eli Manning releasing that pass to Mario Manningham at exactly the right moment in the Super Bowl or the Colts ...

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  18. LeGarrette Blount to the Seattle Seahawks and Other Trades to Benefit Both Sides

    Since the beginning of training camp this week, there has already been a flutter of trades between NFL franchises...

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  19. Pittsburgh Steelers: Mike Tomlin's New Contract Ushers in Next Phase of Career

    The Pittsburgh Steelers and Mike Tomlin came to agreement on a contract extension for their head coach today. Tomlin's new deal ties him to the Steelers until the 2016 season, which is a three year extension over his current deal...

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  20. Jacksonville Jaguars: Why This Team Will Not Be Among the Bottom Feeders in 2012

    With a rookie quarterback who struggled more than any other in the league, an offensive line playing a complicated game of musical chairs from Sunday to Sunday, a star running-back ...

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  21. NFL 2012 Preview: The NFC Is Set to Continue Its Dominance of the AFC

    Referee John Parry flipped the coin in the air. New York Giants special teams captain Zak DeOssie called tails before it hit the ground. The coin landed on heads and in Super Bowl XLVI, the NFC lost its first Super Bowl coin flip in 15 seasons...

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  22. Pittsburgh Steelers: The Steelers Need to Look at Casey Matthews for Sean Spence

    In the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a very talented linebacker from the University of Miami...

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  23. Pittsburgh Steelers: Kevin Colbert Understands the Importance of Team-Building

    Over the past few years, the key words for the Pittsburgh Steelers during the offseason have been sustain, retain and growth...

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  24. NFL Power Rankings: What Quarterback Will Have the Best Supporting Cast in 2012?

    The NFL has become a passing league, but it would be foolish to think that the only important piece of a passing game is the passer...

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  25. Eli Manning: Why It's Not Insane for Him to Be Ranked over Tom Brady in Top 100s

    Rankings, no matter the form or criteria, are always subjective. Even those rankings that only rely on statistical analysis will place greater emphasis on certain statistics or narrow down criteria based on certain statistics to create a result...

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