1. Terrell Owens Makes Great Economic Sense for Seattle Seahawks

    Terrell Owens is already in trouble with the Seattle Seahawks (though not how you'd expect), but further scrutiny of Seattle's most curious free-agent acquisition this offseason should yield at least a few more cheers in place of jeers...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 2 years ago 1,181 reads 1 comments

  2. Which NFL Veterans Should Be Cut?

    Many an NFL veteran will find himself out on the street before the regular season begins on September 5. Bears wide receiver Devin Thomas already showed himself the door, retiring abruptly earlier this month...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 2 years ago 36,676 reads 66 comments

  3. Most Despised Players in NFL History

    Some NFL players are simply fun to hate. Whether it’s a guy who seems to think of himself as above the rules or a good player on a bandwagon team, some players are just naturally gifted at drawing our ire...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 2 years ago 5,621 reads 15 comments

  4. Arizona Cardinals: Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for 2012

    The Arizona Cardinals sneaked into the back door of Super Bowl XLIII with a 9-7 record and an aging quarterback in Kurt Warner ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 2 years ago 1,945 reads 34 comments

  5. Seattle Seahawks: Best & Worst Case Scenarios for 2012

    The Seattle Seahawks will open the 2012 season with ugly new uniforms and curious expectations. Pete Carroll’s team managed to get Matt Flynn in free agency, only to have ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 2 years ago 4,261 reads 50 comments

  6. Carolina Panthers: Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for 2012

    With a rookie quarterback and a resurgent offense, the Carolina Panthers improved on their dismal 2-14 season in 2010, winning six games with quarterback Cam Newton...

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  7. Biggest Egos in the NFL

    Which player has the biggest ego in the NFL ? This was a tough question for me and Dan to pare down. Do we mean the biggest overall ego? To me, that wouldn't be such a bad thing...

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  8. Cleveland Browns: Best and Worst-Case Scenarios for 2012

    The Cleveland Browns re-entered the NFL in 1999, but some fans in Cleveland are probably wishing that they'd never come back. In their 13 seasons since their return, the Browns have only two winning seasons to their credit...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 2 years ago 9,766 reads 68 comments

  9. Philadelphia Eagles: Best & Worst Case Scenarios for 2012

    So are the Philadelphia Eagles winning the NFC East this year? Maybe! Michael Vick still has to live up to that six-year, $100 million contract he signed last offseason...

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  10. Ranking the Most Embarrassing Arrests of the 2012 NFL Offseason

    There was plenty of embarrassment to go around this NFL offseason. A handful of players (and one cheerleader ) made contributions to the league's rap sheet over the last five months...

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  11. New York Jets: Best & Worst Case Scenarios for 2012

    What can we expect from the New York Jets in 2012? The guys in green saw a curious addition to their roster when the Jets front office traded for quarterback Tim Tebow . Nobody really knows why that happened...

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  12. Ray Rice vs. Matt Forte: Who Will Be Better Bang for the Buck in 2012?

    Two big running backs re-signed with their respective teams today, one of which happened mere minutes before the league-imposed 4:00 p.m. free-agent-signing deadline...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about over 2 years ago 10,425 reads 52 comments

  13. Dallas Cowboys: Best & Worst Case Scenarios for 2012

    What can we expect from the Dallas Cowboys in 2012? Tony Romo , statistically, was a top-10 quarterback in 2011, but his reputation as a fourth-quarter choke artist continues to precede him...

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  14. NFL Teams That Won't Make the Playoffs Again in 2012

    Pretenders or contenders? My colleagues Matt Miller, Dan Levy, Andrew Garda and Aaron Nagler may upset a few playoff-bound teams from 2011. We break down which teams that made the playoffs last year may not be so lucky in 2012...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about over 2 years ago 16,505 reads 117 comments

  15. NFL Interview: A Few Minutes with NFL Alum Cecil Martin

    Cecil Martin spent five years as a fullback in the NFL . Playing fullback is like being the middle kid in the NFL; he isn't relegated to anonymity like the offensive lineman, but ...

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  16. NFL Predictions 2012: Stat Projections for Miami Dolphis WR Chad Ochocinco

    Chad Ochocinco's one-year deal with the Miami Dolphins is still generating a fair amount of press, and this is an organization with Reggie Bush and a resurgent David Garrard under center...

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  17. Who's the NFL's Dirtiest Player?

    Being labeled as a "dirty" player was a compliment in yesterday's NFL . Today, with the spotlight on player safety, that isn't so. Much discussion of making pro football "safer" has dominated league conversation among both media and fans...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about over 2 years ago 16,245 reads 86 comments

  18. Who's the Next 2K Running Back in the NFL?

    We haven't seen a running back reach the 2,000-yard plateau since Chris Johnson of the Tennessee Titans topped it in 2009. Reaching that milestone in a 16-game season is tough; Johnson had to average 125 yards per game just to reach 2,006...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about over 2 years ago 5,806 reads 67 comments

  19. Predicting Biggest Surprises for Vikings in 2012

    The Minnesota Vikings have found themselves in an unfamiliar place at the end of 2011: dead last in the NFC North for a second straight year...

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  20. What Records Will Be Broken in the NFL in 2012?

    Some NFL records, like Brett Favre 's streak of 297 consecutive career starts, could never conceivably fall...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about over 2 years ago 7,184 reads 35 comments

  21. Predicting Tim Tebow's 2012 Season

    Tim Tebow is the NFL 's 400-pound gorilla. Even if the quarterback isn't discussed (which happens never), he can hardly be ignored. He's loved and hated by fans...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about over 2 years ago 4,955 reads 9 comments

  22. Debating the NFL's Most Underrated Head Coaches

    Head coaches don't always get their due in today's NFL . One would think that in a league where only 32 men hold such positions, we'd have plenty of credit to spread around. Not so...

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  23. Did NFL Players Get Their Top 5 Right in the Top 100 Poll?

    The NFL 's annual Top 100 list has finally been released in its entirety. The presentation of the league's annual list of pro-football greats, as voted upon by the players, culminated earlier this week with the release of the top 20...

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  24. 2012 NFL Debate: Who Has the Strongest Arm in the NFL?

    We should first settle on how we would qualify the definition, as arm strength could be showcased in several ways. Throwing the ball quickly would qualify as arm strength...

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  25. Biggest Fan Misconceptions of the NFL

    It's hard to think that followers of America's most-watched, most-publicized sport could have any blind spots into football's inner workings...

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