1. Stevan Ridley Won't Solve Jets Run Game but Will Help Bolster New Offense

    The New York Jets ' signing of Stevan Ridley may seem redundant, but the former New England Patriots running back should provide low-risk, high-upside depth for a New York offense that has added plenty of new pieces this offseason...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 11,642 reads 44 comments

  2. Is Mississippi State RB Josh Robinson Being Overlooked in 2015 NFL Draft?

    Josh Robinson—the 5'8", 217-pound bowling ball of a running back from Mississippi State—might just have a case for being the most overlooked ball-carrier in the 2015 NFL draft...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 9,302 reads 16 comments

  3. John Sullivan Cements Status as One of NFL's Top Underrated Stars with Extension

    The Minnesota Vikings have ensured that one of the game's most underrated stars will anchor the middle of the club's offensive line for at least the next three seasons...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 4,210 reads 12 comments

  4. Zach Zenner Is the Most Productive 2015 NFL Draft Prospect You've Never Heard of

    Look up Zach Zenner of South Dakota State in most major draft databases and you'll likely find his name listed among the fullbacks...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 45,730 reads 70 comments

  5. Dashon Goldson Trade Further Highlights Bust Free-Agent Class of 2013

    Another member of 2013's bust free-agent class is departing the team that once spent millions to acquire him...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 44,625 reads 66 comments

  6. How Ryan Pace Has Overhauled and Improved Bears Roster in His First Offseason

    Left with only Phil Emery's dirty mop bucket of a roster, new Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace has not hesitated in embracing the gargantuan task of cleaning up the mess at Halas Hall...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 2,607 reads 2 comments

  7. Cowboys Re-Signing Rolando McClain Is Quietly One of the Offseason's Best Moves

    The Dallas Cowboys have quietly completed one of the best re-signings of this offseason. ESPN's Ed Werder reported Wednesday that the Cowboys have agreed to a one-year ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 46,542 reads 156 comments

  8. Did the Packers Get Good Value in Re-Signing Letroy Guion and B.J. Raji?

    While the Green Bay Packers eliminated an immediate need at nose tackle by re-signing Letroy Guion and B.J...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 24,034 reads 57 comments

  9. Is USC WR Nelson Agholor Worthy of a First-Round Pick?

    The hype train for receiver Nelson Agholor is gaining steam, and it might not slow down until the USC star is off the board during the first round of the 2015 NFL draft...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 8,914 reads 33 comments

  10. Georgia Tech's DeAndre Smelter Takes the Unbeaten Path to NFL Draft

    Often times in life, one door slams shut and another swings wide open. The strongest amongst us overcome the closed opportunity and take full advantage of the next one...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 13,494 reads 8 comments

  11. Terence Newman Is Perfect Veteran CB to Mentor Young Vikings' Secondary

    An emerging secondary led by one of the game's premier defensive teachers is adding a favorite of the instructor to help continue the unit's climb...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 1 month ago 12,005 reads 19 comments

  12. What Is Adrian Peterson Really Worth?

    A breaking point in the showdown between Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings is coming. And only once it finally arrives will the picture of Peterson's true value to the Vikings and the rest of the league become crystal clear...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 35,865 reads 182 comments

  13. Veteran Pass-Rushers Still Offer Situational Value on Stagnant Free-Agent Market

    Talented pass-rushers almost always find free agency to be a lucrative venture. In just the past few weeks, two edge-rushers received the eight-figure franchise tag and another seven signed deals worth at least $6 million per season...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 30,908 reads 26 comments

  14. NFL Free Agents 2015: Biggest Question Marks Surrounding Top Unsigned Players

    NFL free agents generally funnel back to teams in waves. The very best players come off the market in an early flurry, while the top remaining assets after the craziness of the first 24 hours typically sign within the first week...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 88,074 reads 126 comments

  15. Ranking the 5 Best Wide Receivers Left on the Free-Agent Market

    What originally began as a loaded free-agent market at wide receiver has dwindled down to just a few big names left for scavenging...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 69,771 reads 104 comments

  16. Forgotten Men Rolando McClain, Brandon Spikes Now Diamonds in Free-Agent Rough

    Rolando McClain and Brandon Spikes are playing in the wrong generation. Just 20 years ago, the two free-agent inside linebackers would have likely generated a significant amount of attention on the open market...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 74,731 reads 91 comments

  17. Can Mike Wallace Shine in the Vikings' Boom-or-Bust Passing Game?

    Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater figures to enter his second NFL season with a collection of receiving targets that are the very definition of "boom-or-bust...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 12,265 reads 61 comments

  18. Most Likely Landing Spots for WR Greg Jennings After Vikings Release

    Just two years after signing a five-year, $45 million deal with the Minnesota Vikings, receiver Greg Jennings suddenly finds himself back on the open market...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 165,882 reads 164 comments

  19. Percy Harvin Gambling on the Bills More Than Buffalo Is Gambling on Him

    The gamble Percy Harvin is making on re-establishing his value with the Buffalo Bills is far greater than the gamble the Bills are making by signing the volatile receiver to a low-risk, high-reward deal...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 75,015 reads 143 comments

  20. Antrel Rolle Provides an Upgrade but Hardly an Answer for Bears' Secondary

    The Chicago Bears ' signing of veteran safety Antrel Rolle figures to provide an affordable upgrade at the team's most obvious position of need and a respected leader in new head coach John Fox's locker room...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 24,332 reads 70 comments

  21. Max Unger Flying Under Radar as Real Star of Blockbuster Trade

    Rare are the times when an afterthought in a blockbuster NFL trade is actually a two-time Pro Bowler and recent first-team All-Pro...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 19,029 reads 30 comments

  22. Can Ryan Fitzpatrick Truly Help Elevate the Jets to 'Win-Now' Mode?

    With the quarterback market producing one ugly contract after another, the New York Jets probably didn't need to think twice about adding a familiar face at a bargain price...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 21,778 reads 63 comments

  23. Packers Stick to Proven Blueprint, Re-Sign OT Bryan Bulaga

    Before the floodgates even opened, the Green Bay Packers positioned themselves among the biggest winners of free agency...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 15,944 reads 40 comments

  24. So the Bears Are Stuck with QB Jay Cutler, Now What?

    Maybe the Chicago Bears actively tried to trade quarterback Jay Cutler over the last few weeks, only to find the task impossible enough that a spin campaign is already in the works...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 35,301 reads 181 comments

  25. Pernell McPhee Signing Gives Bears Much-Needed Flexibility for 2015 NFL Draft

    The Chicago Bears signing of outside linebacker Pernell McPhee should provide new defensive coordinator Vic Fangio with a versatile chess piece in the front seven and new general manager Ryan Pace with attractive flexibility at the No...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 17,276 reads 39 comments