1. It Does Not Matter What Johnny Manziel Does in His Spare Time—Period

    Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Johnny Manziel likes to party. He likes to party on an inflatable swan with a bottle of champagne. He likes to party while holding money ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 2 months ago 36,262 reads 313 comments

  2. Will the Ravens Field a Dominant Defense in 2014?

    Much attention is being paid to the Baltimore Ravens ' attempt to improve their offense, from the line to the running game to the receiving corps...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 2 months ago 3,253 reads 14 comments

  3. Why the Pittsburgh Steelers Are Set for Biggest Turnaround in 2014

    For the past two years, the Pittsburgh Steelers have ended their seasons with an 8-8 record. For many other teams, this wouldn't be a cause for concern, but the Steelers are presently less than four years removed from their last Super Bowl appearance.

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 2 months ago 20,279 reads 58 comments

  4. Steelers Foolish in Giving Massive Maurkice Pouncey Extension

    According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk , the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed center Maurkice Pouncey to a five-year, $44 million extension, bringing his current payday to a six-year, $48 million deal...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 2 months ago 19,728 reads 213 comments

  5. Could Dre Kirkpatrick Be a Starter in the Bengals Secondary This Season?

    It's been over two years since the Cincinnati Bengals selected cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick with the 17th overall in the 2012 NFL draft...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 2 months ago 4,102 reads 16 comments

  6. Andrew Hawkins Poised to Be a Star in Browns Offense

    When current Cleveland Browns receiver Andrew Hawkins was with the Cincinnati Bengals , he was a bit player. Though he was fast and elusive, he didn't often start and instead worked as part of Cincinnati's receiver rotation...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 2 months ago 7,799 reads 24 comments

  7. A Closer Look at the Steelers' Inside Linebacker Battle

    A hallmark of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense under Dick LeBeau is the role the inside linebackers play...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 15,718 reads 24 comments

  8. Are the Baltimore Ravens Back on Right Track to Super Bowl Return?

    On February 3, 2013, the Baltimore Ravens defeated the San Francisco 49ers to win the franchise's second Super Bowl. The season that followed, however, didn't lead the Ravens to a championship...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 3,782 reads 24 comments

  9. The State of the Browns' Receiving Corps as OTAs Begin

    The Cleveland Browns have themselves quite the situation right now when it comes to the wide receiver position...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 15,234 reads 78 comments

  10. Breaking Down the Battle for Steelers' No. 2 WR Gig

    One of the most important positional battles for the Pittsburgh Steelers this summer is for No. 2 wide receiver...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 22,863 reads 78 comments

  11. How Jeremy Hill Impacts BenJarvus Green-Ellis' 2014 in Cincinnati

    For the second year in a row, the Cincinnati Bengals selected a running back in Round 2 of the NFL draft. In 2013, they took Giovani Bernard. This year's pick was LSU's Jeremy Hill, taken 55th overall...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 4,526 reads 18 comments

  12. Is Johnny Football Really Going to Be Johnny Backup in Cleveland This Year?

    When the Cleveland Browns drafted Johnny Manziel with the 22nd overall pick on May 8, this iteration of the organization appeared to have found its quarterback of the future...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 16,376 reads 126 comments

  13. Have the Ravens Done Enough to Improve the Offensive Line?

    The Baltimore Ravens had a terrible offensive line in 2013. That terrible line directly contributed to the team's 8-8 finish...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 4,022 reads 10 comments

  14. Have the Browns Finally Found the Solution to Their Run-Game Woes?

    The 2013 season wasn't a good one for the Cleveland Browns ' run game. After trading 2012 first-round pick Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts two weeks into the season, running the football became an afterthought...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 24,561 reads 92 comments

  15. Who Is Dri Archer and How Does He Fit into the Steelers' Plans?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers used their third-round selection in the 2014 NFL draft on an intriguing prospect, Kent State receiver and running back Dri Archer. Archer was the fastest participant at the scouting combine, running a 4...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 14,353 reads 26 comments

  16. 2014 NFL Draft: Breaking Down the AFC North Post-Draft

    Between the four teams in the AFC North, the division added 32 new players via the 2014 NFL draft. Some met immediate, pressing needs, while others will provide depth at positions that were decidedly shallow before last Thursday's event kicked off...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 30,150 reads 336 comments

  17. Cleveland Browns 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    The Cleveland Browns ' 2014 draft is in the books. While the draft grading begins, the true value of each of their six new players won't be known until at least a year from now, if not longer...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 21,436 reads 103 comments

  18. Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    While we won't know if the Pittsburgh Steelers ' nine players drafted this year will be successful in the NFL —that will take at least one season and more than likely longer—we ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 4,784 reads 7 comments

  19. Baltimore Ravens 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    The Baltimore Ravens' draft motto could easily be "In Ozzie We Trust," a nod to general manager Ozzie Newsome , who is one of the most savvy personnel men in the NFL. But even Newsome doesn't always get every pick correct...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 6,200 reads 21 comments

  20. Cincinnati Bengals 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    The Cincinnati Bengals went into the 2014 NFL draft with a recent history of making few mistakes. However, no team can get every pick right...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 9,436 reads 17 comments

  21. Can the Bengals Develop AJ McCarron to Be More Than a Backup?

    The Cincinnati Bengals used their fifth-round selection in the 2014 NFL draft to take former Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron in order to add some youth to their stable of quarterbacks...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 5,122 reads 12 comments

  22. Pierre Desir Is Great Story, but Browns Get Great Value in CB as Well

    The Cleveland Browns added to their defensive depth Saturday, taking Lindenwood cornerback Pierre Desir with the 127th overall pick ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 14,928 reads 21 comments

  23. Did Browns Make a Mistake Not Addressing WR in First 3 Rounds?

    Less than 24 hours after energizing the fanbase—to the tune of more than 2,300 new season-ticket subscriptions sold, according to the Akron Beacon Journal 's Malcolm X Abram ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 1,958 reads 22 comments

  24. Steelers Reach for Need in Round 1 with Ryan Shazier

    The Pittsburgh Steelers opted against wide receiver, cornerback or defensive line in Round 1, instead taking versatile Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier with the 15th overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 6,471 reads 81 comments

  25. Mike Pettine Makes His Presence Felt Immediately by Adding Justin Gilbert

    The Cleveland Browns made an unexpected series of moves that resulted in the team selecting Oklahoma State cornerback Justin Gilbert with the eighth-overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 2,053 reads 1 comments