1. Chargers Fill Biggest Need and Add Big Talent at CB with Brandon Flowers Signing

    The San Diego Chargers made a surprise run to the playoffs last year, then went one step further by stunning the Cincinnati Bengals in the Wild Card Round before falling one week later in Denver...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 9,053 reads 35 comments

  2. How Worried Should the Rams Be About OL Greg Robinson's Early Struggles?

    After making Greg Robinson the second overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, the St. Louis Rams turned more than a few heads across the NFL by declaring their intention to move the Auburn star from tackle to guard this year...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 80,051 reads 84 comments

  3. Mike Pouncey Injury Huge Blow to Rebuilt Dolphins' Offensive Line

    Last year, the Miami Dolphins ' offensive line was an absolute mess. Ravaged by injuries and the fallout from the Richie Incognito/Jonathan Martin affair, no team in the NFL allowed more sacks in 2013...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 6,335 reads 31 comments

  4. Does Andre Johnson Have Legitimate Case for Skipping Texans' Mandatory Minicamp?

    With the Houston Texans coming off a wildly disappointing 2013-14 season, the team's elder statesman has made it abundantly clear that he's unhappy with the current state of affairs with the franchise...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 13,601 reads 70 comments

  5. Fantasy Football 2014: Breaking Down Best Late-Round Steals and Deep Sleepers

    It's getting closer and closer to that time of year. Draft season in fantasy football is just around the corner. In fact, many dynasty leagues are already holding their rookie drafts...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 56,427 reads 30 comments

  6. Finding a Fit for Newly Released CB Brandon Flowers

    The NFL is a fickle mistress. Despite making the Pro Bowl for the first team in his career last year, cornerback Brandon Flowers found that out the hard way on Friday...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 148,830 reads 343 comments

  7. What Does DT Kevin Williams Bring to the Table for the Seattle Seahawks?

    Once upon a time, Kevin Williams was one of the most feared defensive tackles in the NFL , a player so good that he and batterymate Pat Williams earned a nickname with the Minnesota Vikings ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 29,015 reads 120 comments

  8. Brian Hoyer Leading Browns QB Competition Heading into Training Camp

    By far the most-watched position battle in OTAs for the Cleveland Browns has been the battle at quarterback between Brian Hoyer and rookie Johnny Manziel ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 21,593 reads 126 comments

  9. 2014 Fantasy Football Primer: Ultimate Guide to This Year's Trophy

    It's that most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas you goof. Have you been outside recently? It's fantasy football draft season! As we move deeper into the summer, ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 43,920 reads 108 comments

  10. How Will Loss of Sean Weatherspoon Affect Falcons Defense in 2014?

    After winning 13 games and coming within one game of the Super Bowl in 2012, the Atlanta Falcons fell apart in in 2013. The team won only four games, in large part because of injuries that ravaged the team on both sides of the ball...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 14,701 reads 106 comments

  11. Can Lamar Miller Hold off Knowshon Moreno to Win Dolphins RB Battle?

    When Knowshon Moreno signed a free-agent deal to join the Miami Dolphins after a career season with the Denver Broncos , the assumption was that Moreno was brought in to serve as the lead back who would jump-start Miami's lagging ground game...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 9,536 reads 40 comments

  12. What Are Demaryius Thomas and Julius Thomas Worth to Broncos in Contract Talks?

    In 2013, the Denver Broncos rode a record-setting offense all the way to Super Bowl XLVIII . Peyton Manning rewrote the single-season record books at the quarterback position...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 18,536 reads 158 comments

  13. Could Kenny Britt Resurrect Career, Shock the NFL in 2014?

    Once upon a time, Kenny Britt was considered one of the NFL 's top young receivers, a star in the making. Of course, once upon a time, people also thought the world was flat...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 22,767 reads 56 comments

  14. Christine Michael: Meet Fantasy Football's Next Breakout RB

    In fantasy football, identifying the next "breakout" running back can give teams a massive edge. Over the past two years, Alfred Morris of the Washington Redskins and Zac Stacy of the St...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 17,971 reads 18 comments

  15. Breaking Down the Latest Updates from OTAs Around the NFL

    OK, now we're really off and rolling. On June 3, the St. Louis Rams kicked off organized team activities. They were the last NFL team to do so...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 13,708 reads 26 comments

  16. Resurgent Robert Griffin Could Make All the Difference for Redskins in NFC East

    At this point a year ago, Robert Griffin was coming off a phenomenal rookie season. The Washington Redskins were defending NFC East champs. And yet, Griffin's ACL tear in the 2012 playoffs cast a dark pall across the team...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 8,150 reads 43 comments

  17. Early Impressions from Every Team's Offseason Workouts so Far

    It's that time of year across the National Football League. The OTA dog days of summer. All across the NFL , from Arizona to Washington, teams are conducting Organized Team Activities, ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 76,260 reads 128 comments

  18. Is Alex Smith Really Worth a Big Contract Extension from the Chiefs?

    One of the first things new head coach Andy Reid and general manager John Dorsey did upon their arrival in Kansas City was acquire the team a new quarterback...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 8,282 reads 69 comments

  19. Kelvin Benjamin Must Live Up to 1st-Round Pick for Panthers to Make Playoffs

    To say free agency was not kind to the Carolina Panthers receiving corps would be an understatement. Now, as the Panthers prepare to defend their NFC South title, there's going ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 30,403 reads 124 comments

  20. Rounding Up the Latest Buzz from the NFL Offseason

    There's a saying in the NFL that "there is no offseason." That certainly seems to be the case. This year's draft drew the sort of TV ratings that MLB and the NBA only wish they could get for actual games...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 66,569 reads 63 comments

  21. 'Open Competition' or Not, Mike Vick gives Jets Best Chance to Win in 2014

    The New York Jets surprised quite a few people last year by posting an 8-8 record and then attacking free agency with a fury on offense...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 5,470 reads 401 comments

  22. Ray Rice: Examining Fantasy Impact of Potential Suspension on Ravens' Backfield

    After winning Super Bowl XLVII two years ago, the Baltimore Ravens stumbled badly in 2013, in large part because of a horrible season from star tailback Ray Rice ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 12,455 reads 10 comments

  23. Latest News and Notes from NFL OTAs

    It's summer time! Now for many people, that means backyard barbecues and an odd little game called "baseball" involving some sort of diamond and some gloves. Or something...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 26,117 reads 38 comments

  24. Fantasy Football: Breaking Down the Top Dynasty Sleepers of 2014

    The beginning of summer brings with it the beginning of fantasy draft season, and the first leagues who generally sit down to draft are ongoing dynasty formats. In those leagues, of course, the draft-day pool of available talent is much shallower...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 21,865 reads 7 comments

  25. Fantasy Football Rankings 2014: Early Breakdown of the Top-15 QBs

    Next Monday, grills across America will simultaneously ignite in celebration as people everywhere gather for the Memorial Day cookouts that signal the unofficial start of summer...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 38,981 reads 85 comments