1. What We've Learned About Tim Tebow so Far This Preseason

    While his jersey color and number may have been different, New England Patriots quarterback Tim Tebow did very little to change the overall perception of his skill set during the first preseason game of 2013...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 15,507 reads 166 comments

  2. Giants vs. Steelers: Preview, Breakdown & Analysis for Saturday Night Football

    The New York Giants and Pittsburgh Steelers will each open up their preseason schedules when the two franchises meet at Heinz Field for the first Saturday Night Football game of the 2013 preseason...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 10,781 reads 24 comments

  3. Is Mark Ingram Finally Ready for a Breakout Season?

    If the results coming out of training camp are any indication, New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram is finally ready to make good on his status as a former first-round pick and Heisman Trophy winner...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 22,914 reads 63 comments

  4. Is Chris Johnson Primed for a Return to Dominance?

    With one combination of a cutback, juke and straight-line sprint during Thursday night's preseason opener, Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson provided the end product for what took an entire offseason to rebuild...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 24,339 reads 52 comments

  5. How the NFL Can Improve Its Preseason Product

    To improve the product of its preseason games, the NFL must seriously consider lowering ticket prices and removing at least one of the four scheduled matchups for each of the 32 teams every August...

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  6. How Greg Jennings Tarnished His Packers Legacy and Became the NFL's Newest Diva

    Greg Jennings should be remembered in the decorated history of the Green Bay Packers as a receiver who caught important touchdowns from both Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 22,723 reads 218 comments

  7. How Much Will Jordy Nelson's Injury Really Affect Green Bay Packers Offense?

    With their depth at receiver diminished and the results from last season providing a telling story, the Green Bay Packers likely can't afford to be without Jordy Nelson for any significant stretch in 2013...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 9,011 reads 19 comments

  8. How Adrian Peterson Can Realistically Break Emmitt Smith's Rushing Record

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson needs a rare combination of consistent availability and sustained production to accomplish his lofty goal of breaking Emmitt Smith's all-time career rushing record...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 15,334 reads 87 comments

  9. Pros & Cons for Every QB Battling for Starting Spot in NFL Camps

    Each of the five major quarterback battles currently being waged in NFL training camps involve starting candidates that come packaged with both pros and cons...

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  10. How the Green Bay Packers Can Get the Most out of Vince Young

    The Green Bay Packers are hoping that a second chance at reviving Vince Young 's NFL career will help turn the former Pro Bowl quarterback into their answer as Aaron Rodgers ' backup in 2013...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 10,526 reads 21 comments

  11. Will Packers' Patchwork O-Line Prevent Serious Super Bowl Run?

    The potential season-ending injury to left tackle Bryan Bulaga provides a major setback to the reconstruction of the Green Bay Packers offensive line, but in no way is his loss a death blow to a team with Super Bowl aspirations in 2013...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 11,063 reads 57 comments

  12. Dave Robinson: Remembering the Career of the Legendary NFL Linebacker

    Dave Robinson, a linebacker ahead of his time and a pivotal component for several championship teams as a member of the Green Bay Packers ' 1960s dynasty, will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 4,081 reads 8 comments

  13. Is Coby Fleener Going to Be This Season's Biggest Breakout Star?

    With his health restored and a new, tight end-friendly offensive coordinator in town, Coby Fleener of the Indianapolis Colts has all the makings of a breakout star for the 2013 NFL season...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 6,939 reads 29 comments

  14. Why the Green Bay Packers Must Find a Return Man to Replace Randall Cobb

    With the risks now heavily outweighing the rewards, the Green Bay Packers must continue their efforts to replace Randall Cobb as the team's primary returner. Such an undertaking, at least so far, has come up empty...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 8,885 reads 18 comments

  15. Seahawks vs 49ers: Who Has the Edge at Every Position After Early Injuries?

    The arms race that engulfed the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers this offseason has taken a few early injury hits ahead of the 2013 season...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 20,617 reads 260 comments

  16. NFL Players in the Spotlight After Early Training Camp Injuries

    The never-ending string of training camp injuries over the first week has helped shift the NFL spotlight to each hobbled star's backup plan...

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  17. How the Hall of Fame Induction Process Works

    The proximity to the induction of the 2013 class of Pro Football Hall of Famers has presented an ideal opportunity to better explain how the entire process works. On Saturday, Aug...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 1,919 reads 4 comments

  18. Projecting the Ripple Effects of Matt Ryan's Monster Deal

    The contract extension handed out to Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan further reinforces the idea that the likes of Cam Newton, Colin Kaepernick and the Big Four of 2012 will all have a chance to secure monster deals in coming years...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 4,618 reads 25 comments

  19. Why No One Should Be Surprised to See Percy Harvin on the PUP List

    The Seattle Seahawks ' placement of Percy Harvin on the active/PUP list on Thursday should come as no surprise to anyone who has followed the electrifying receiver's football career...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 7,991 reads 141 comments

  20. Assessing Injury Return Scenarios for RG3

    The return of Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has finally hit Adrian Peterson levels...

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  21. Could Matt Cassel Become the Minnesota Vikings' Starter in 2013?

    Starting quarterback Christian Ponder would have to fall flat on his face for the Minnesota Vikings to even think about going with new backup Matt Cassel during the 2013 season...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 10,839 reads 42 comments

  22. What Does Peyton Hillis Still Offer at This Stage in His Career?

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may not be getting the next coming of Mike Alstott in newly-signed running back Peyton Hillis , but the former Madden cover boy does provide the running back position with some much-needed depth and experience...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 4,366 reads 10 comments

  23. Breaking Down the Jacksonville Jaguars' Quarterback Competition

    While neither player may be the future at the position, quarterbacks Blaine Gabbert and Chad Henne appear to be closing in on a true and open competition ahead of Jacksonville Jaguars ' training camp...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 3,384 reads 33 comments

  24. Do the Denver Broncos Really Need Von Miller to Win?

    While football may be the ultimate team sport, possibly no defensive player in the NFL is as important to his team winning games as Von Miller is to the Denver Broncos ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 10,759 reads 54 comments

  25. The Complete New Orleans Saints Training Camp Guide

    The New Orleans Saints will enter training camp in 2013 with an unfamiliar sense of calm. While the team is deep into a transition to the 3-4 defense under Rob Ryan, there's no ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 12 months ago 6,063 reads 1 comments