1. NFL Rookie Top 25 Rankings for Week 4

    The acclimation process is a continuing one for the 2013 NFL rookie class, and it showed in Week 3. Many rookies who made last week’s rookie rankings and/or were early draft picks struggled in their third games of the season...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 135,021 reads 281 comments

  2. Justin Houston Emerging as One of NFL's Elite

    The Kansas City Chiefs have already surpassed their win total from last season, starting out the year on a three-game win streak after winning just two games in 2012, and one of ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 71,615 reads 108 comments

  3. Evaluating the Trent Richardson Trade's Impact on Colts, Browns and NFL Draft

    The Cleveland Browns sent shock waves through the league when they traded running back Trent Richardson , the No. 3 overall selection in the 2012 NFL draft, to the Indianapolis Colts on Wednesday...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 38,541 reads 102 comments

  4. Breaking Down 2014 NFL Draft Prospect Mike Evans After Monster Game vs. Alabama

    Few college football games this season will have more NFL talent on the field than when Texas A&M played Alabama last Saturday...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 16,326 reads 16 comments

  5. NFL Rookie Power Rankings for Week 3

    The second week of the NFL season was a big one for rookies around the National Football League. Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins put together a game-winning performance ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 38,187 reads 68 comments

  6. Breaking Down DeAndre Hopkins' Game-Winning Performance vs. Tennessee Titans

    Numerous NFL rookies made key plays to help their teams win with games on the line in Week 2, but the most impressive of any of them was Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins ...

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  7. NFL Draft Prospect Matchups to Watch in Texas A&M vs. Alabama

    It’s only the third week of the college football season, but Saturday afternoon’s Southeastern Conference matchup between the Texas A&M Aggies and Alabama Crimson Tide is already being labeled by some as the game of the year...

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  8. NFL Rookie Power Rankings for Week 2

    The first week of the 2013 NFL regular season is in the books, but the NFL careers of the members of the 2013 rookie class have only just begun. That said, many rookies already made big impressions in their NFL debuts...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 39,797 reads 190 comments

  9. Breaking Down Jordan Cameron's Monster Week 1 Performance

    The Cleveland Browns went with potential over production when they selected USC tight end Jordan Cameron in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL draft...

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  10. Is Jameis Winston the Next Superstar Quarterback Prospect?

    The debut of Florida State redshirt freshman quarterback Jameis Winston, ranked the No. 1 quarterback and a top-15 prospect in the high school recruiting class of 2012 by both Rivals and ESPN , came with no shortage of hype...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 14,230 reads 26 comments

  11. NFL Rookie Power Rankings, Week 1

    For every NFL rookie who has a nameplate above their locker, the first goal of his NFL career is complete: making his team’s 53-man roster...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 165,873 reads 142 comments

  12. How Can Packers Avoid a Repeat of Playoff Loss Against 49ers in Week 1 Showdown?

    Colin Kaepernick ’s performance in leading the San Francisco 49ers to a 45-31 victory over the Green Bay Packers in last year’s NFC's Divisional Round of the playoffs ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 1,112 reads 24 comments

  13. Best NFL Team Fits for Top Roster Cuts

    Between Thursday’s final preseason games and Saturday’s deadline to cut rosters down to 53 players from 75, hundreds of NFL players lost their jobs...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 months ago 26,020 reads 39 comments

  14. Scouting Jadeveon Clowney's 2013 Debut Against North Carolina

    The college football season began Thursday with South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney , arguably college football’s best player, taking center stage...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 9,989 reads 17 comments

  15. NFL Players in Serious Danger of Being Cut This Week

    It’s the toughest week of the year to be an NFL player. With teams forced to cut from as many as 90 players prior to Tuesday down to 53 by Saturday, dozens of guys have ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 91,167 reads 109 comments

  16. Why Chicago Bears' Kyle Long Has Been Most Impressive Rookie in NFL Preseason

    When the NFL preseason began, Chicago Bears right guard Kyle Long was still fighting for a starting spot. Even though the Bears selected him with the No...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 31,393 reads 68 comments

  17. Team-by-Team NFL Rookie Class Report Card Heading into Preseason Week 3

    The acclimation process for this year’s NFL rookie class is well underway, as the NFL preseason is now halfway complete...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 339,937 reads 172 comments

  18. With EJ Manuel Injured, What Can Kevin Kolb Do as Buffalo Bills Starting QB?

    Following the second week of the NFL preseason, the competition to be the Week 1 starting quarterback for the Buffalo Bills appears to be Kevin Kolb ’s job to lose...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 4,921 reads 19 comments

  19. Is Dion Lewis Emerging as a Change-of-Pace Running Back for Cleveland Browns?

    The Cleveland Browns ’ acquisition of third-year running back Dion Lewis from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for second-year linebacker Emmanuel Acho came and went without much attention on April 11...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 4,325 reads 13 comments

  20. Every NFL Team's Biggest Training Camp Revelation Thus Far

    After months of offseason speculation, the start of NFL training camps finally starts to bring legitimate clarity to unanswered questions surrounding each team...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 104,336 reads 38 comments

  21. Breaking Down 2014 NFL Draft Prospect Ra'Shede Hageman

    Ra’ Shede Hageman ’s game is a work in progress, but the Minnesota defensive tackle has no shortage of athletic potential. CBS Sports’ Bruce Feldman ranked Hageman as the No...

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  22. Highlighting This Year's Must-Watch NFL Preseason Games

    NFL football makes its grand return for the 2013 season Sunday night at 8 p.m. ET, when the Dallas Cowboys play the Miami Dolphins in the NFL’s annual preseason opener, the Hall of Fame Game...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 11 months ago 35,100 reads 58 comments

  23. Fact or Fiction on Top Training Camp Rumors, Buzz so Far

    With training camps now underway for all 32 NFL teams, the top storylines around the league have returned to being those that actually happen on the football field...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 12 months ago 65,599 reads 70 comments

  24. Breaking Down 2014 NFL Draft Prospect Will Sutton

    If Will Sutton were two inches taller, he could be projected as a top-10 selection for the 2014 NFL draft. After a forgettable start to his career at Arizona State, Sutton exploded onto the national radar as a redshirt junior last season...

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  25. Highlighting the Best Rookie vs. Vet Battles in NFL Training Camps

    NFL training camp is an opportunity for rookies to steal away starting jobs from veterans, who themselves are expected to show up and perform to keep their jobs...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 12 months ago 64,477 reads 76 comments