1. Is Sammy Watkins Really Worth a Top-5 Pick?

    Former Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins is considered the best player at his position in the upcoming draft class. In fact, it's looking possible—likely even—that Watkins is selected within the first five picks...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 31,125 reads 209 comments

  2. What Will Darrius Heyward-Bey's Role Be with the Pittsburgh Steelers?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers added another veteran receiver to their roster on Wednesday. According to their official Twitter account, they've signed free agent Darrius Heyward -Bey to a one-year contract ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 22,674 reads 118 comments

  3. Complete Ravens 7-Round Mock Draft for 2014

    The Baltimore Ravens have eight picks in the NFL draft this year and nearly as many pressing roster needs. The question is whether they will be able to meet those needs successfully by picking the right players at the right time...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 9,326 reads 41 comments

  4. Complete Bengals' 7-Round Mock Draft for 2014

    The Cincinnati Bengals are more fortunate than other teams headed into May's NFL draft in that they don't have a large number of obvious, starting-position needs to fill...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 10,413 reads 34 comments

  5. 8 NFL Teams That Improved the Most in Free Agency

    The start of the new league year early in March also marked the beginning of the free-agency periods. Teams with roster holes could begin filling them with veteran players of their ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 206,536 reads 548 comments

  6. Taking a Look at the Safeties the Ravens Could Draft to Replace James Ihedigbo

    The Baltimore Ravens weren't able to keep strong safety James Ihedigbo on the roster, with the six-year veteran agreeing to a contract with the Detroit Lions which the Ravens chose not to match...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 4,289 reads 27 comments

  7. Browns Still in Play for 1st-Round Signal-Caller Despite Avoiding Pro Days

    The Cleveland Browns have two picks in the first round of this year's NFL draft. They have just one viable, starter-caliber quarterback on the roster, Brian Hoyer , along with ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 7,300 reads 43 comments

  8. What Is the Next Step Steelers Must Take to Improve Their Run Game?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers weren't successful in their attempt to improve their run game in 2013. They ended the season ranked 27th in rushing yards per game and had only nine rushing touchdowns for the year...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 15,713 reads 50 comments

  9. Who Is Mike Mitchell and What Does He Bring to the Steelers This Year?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have made few free-agency additions thus far. One has been to sign former Carolina Panthers free safety Mike Mitchell to a five-year, $25 million contract that includes a team-friendly $5...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 12,524 reads 45 comments

  10. Lance Moore Signing a Smart Move for Steelers Team Needing Veteran WR Help

    The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Friday that they signed free-agent wide receiver Lance Moore to a two-year deal...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 32,319 reads 39 comments

  11. Ravens Must Pursue Reliable Young WRs Despite Signing Steve Smith

    The Baltimore Ravens used the first week of free agency to make a much-needed upgrade to their receiver corps, signing former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith to a three-year, $11...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 4,560 reads 41 comments

  12. Signing Andrew Hawkins Shows Browns Starting to Put Franchise Together

    The Cleveland Browns were finally able to call wide receiver Andrew Hawkins one of their own on Tuesday, five days after offering him a four-year, $13.6 million contract to leave the rival Cincinnati Bengals ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 9 months ago 33,999 reads 191 comments

  13. Browns Address Major Need with Ben Tate Signing, but Can They Rely on Him?

    After being linked to him since the 2013 NFL season, the Cleveland Browns finally landed the running back they've been coveting...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 11,681 reads 74 comments

  14. Ravens Sign Steve Smith: Grading the Move and What It Means for Baltimore

    ESPN's Adam Schefter confirmed on Friday that the Baltimore Ravens have signed free-agent wide receiver Steve Smith to a three-year deal...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 15,706 reads 60 comments

  15. Re-Signing Daryl Smith Is Exactly What Baltimore Ravens Needed

    The Baltimore Ravens again successfully re-signed one of their own in-house free agents on Friday, with ESPN's Adam Schefter confirming inside linebacker Daryl Smith has received a four-year, $16...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 3,298 reads 9 comments

  16. Free-Agency Moves the Browns Still Need to Make

    The Cleveland Browns made three free agency additions in the first 48 hours of the signing period, all on defense. They signed inside linebacker Karlos Dansby to replace D'Qwell Jackson, safety Donte Whitner to take on T...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 21,686 reads 89 comments

  17. Ravens Re-Sign Eugene Monroe: Grading the Move and What It Means for Baltimore

    According to the Baltimore Sun 's Aaron Wilson , the Baltimore Ravens completed an important piece of offseason business, re-signing left tackle Eugene Monroe at the start of the NFL 's free-agency period on Tuesday...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 6,314 reads 9 comments

  18. How Much Does LaMarr Woodley Still Have Left in the Tank?

    ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Monday that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be releasing outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley when free agency begins on Tuesday, with a June 1 designation that will still allow him to sign with a new team immediately...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 28,915 reads 41 comments

  19. Browns Don't Have to Worry About Losing Alex Mack Despite Transition Tag

    On Monday, the Cleveland Browns dusted off the much-unused transition tag in an attempt to lock down center Alex Mack to a one-year, $10.039 million deal...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 10,092 reads 59 comments

  20. What Jason Worilds' Transition Tag Means for LaMarr Woodley's Future

    On Monday, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced they have given the transition tag to linebacker Jason Worilds for 2014, which is worth $9.754 million for the season...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 10,195 reads 73 comments

  21. Steelers Get Best of Both Worlds with Troy Polamalu, Heath Miller Extensions

    The Pittsburgh Steelers announced on Wednesday that they have come to agreements with tight end Heath Miller and safety Troy Polamalu to extend and restructure their current contracts, keeping them both in Pittsburgh for three more seasons...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 4,629 reads 12 comments

  22. Is the Ravens' Choice Not to Tag Eugene Monroe Too Big of a Gamble?

    The Baltimore Ravens could have used the franchise tag or transition tag on left tackle Eugene Monroe by Monday's deadline but opted not to . The Ravens have a respectable $24...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 3,527 reads 12 comments

  23. Dennis Pitta Deal Is Crucial First Step to Ravens Improving in 2014

    The Baltimore Ravens took care of their most important offseason business on Friday, inking tight end Dennis Pitta to a five-year contract . The Baltimore Sun 's Aaron Wilson confirms Pitta's deal is worth a total of $32 million...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 4,486 reads 10 comments

  24. Scouting Combine Offensive Linemen Who Have the Ravens' Attention

    The Baltimore Ravens had one of the league's worst offensive lines in the 2013 season. As a result, the Ravens averaged a dismal 3.1 yards per rushing attempt and quarterback Joe Flacco was sacked a career-high 48 times...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 4,100 reads 2 comments

  25. Is Derek Carr Destined to Be the Browns' Latest Quarterback of the Future?

    It's not news that the Cleveland Browns are in the market for a rookie quarterback this year. Three of the top prospects have already been linked to the team—Johnny Manziel ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 15,157 reads 176 comments