1. Sticking with Ryan Fitzpatrick Is the Right Call for Struggling New York Jets

    It's too easy to put the blame for the team's struggles on the quarterback. The New York Jets didn't take the easy way out of their problems by making Ryan Fitzpatrick the donkey on whom the tail would be pinned...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 1,662 reads 47 comments

  2. New England Patriots Week 12 Stock Report

    The New England Patriots were not nearly as dominant against the Buffalo Bills as they were for the first half of the regular season. It sounds like someone had a case of the Mondays...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 7,978 reads 13 comments

  3. How Does Quinton Coples Fit in the Miami Dolphins Defense?

    It's not every day that a former first-round draft pick gets sent into the open market. So, when the New York Jets sent Quinton Coples packing, the Miami Dolphins were quick ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 7,637 reads 15 comments

  4. New England Patriots Need Defense to Continue Recent Success

    Straight outta nowhere, the New England Patriots have the NFL 's No. 1 defense. At the rate they're losing key personnel pieces on offense, that unit will need to keep playing at a high level for this team to continue winning games...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 7,979 reads 29 comments

  5. Patriots Still Face Heavyweight Showdown vs. Broncos Even Without Peyton Manning

    Brady-Manning 18 will have to wait until the playoffs—if it happens at all. The Denver Broncos have announced that Peyton Manning will be out "at least the next two weeks" as he recovers from plantar fasciitis ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 6,756 reads 22 comments

  6. Miami Dolphins Week 12 Stock Report

    The Miami Dolphins are not in any kind of position to be thinking about the playoffs. Right now, they just need to think about winning one game at a time. Their playoff fate is officially out of their hands...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 3,169 reads 15 comments

  7. New York Jets Week 12 Stock Report

    Four wins and one loss to start the season. One win and four losses since then. These are your up-and-down, black-or-white New York Jets ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 1,687 reads 9 comments

  8. New York Jets Offense Will Continue to Struggle with No Running Game

    After awhile, Rex Ryan's "ground-and-pound" idiom induced eye-rolling among the New York Jets fans and media who watched their offense continually stall out year after year...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 2,502 reads 11 comments

  9. Biggest Takeaways from New England Patriots' Week 11 Win

    The New England Patriots are 10-0. The only undefeated team left in the conference, the Patriots are on the fast track to the No. 1 seed in the playoffs...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 11,806 reads 16 comments

  10. Miami Dolphins Must Fix Run Defense to Save Season

    It seems like no matter what the Miami Dolphins do on defense, they just can't stop the run. Week after week, their opponents are doing their best Hulkamania impersonation, running wild all over the Dolphins defense...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 2,691 reads 24 comments

  11. Biggest Takeaways from Miami Dolphins' Week 11 Loss

    The fat lady isn't singing, but she's warming up. The Miami Dolphins fell to 4-6 with a 24-14 loss to the Dallas Cowboys in Week 11. They're not mathematically eliminated from the playoffs yet, but their season is on the brink of futility...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 3,512 reads 27 comments

  12. Biggest Takeaways from New York Jets' Week 11 Loss

    It seems like ages ago that the New York Jets were off to a 4-1 start to the season. With a 1-4 record in their last five games, they have watched their hot start and hopeful playoff bid slip through their fingers...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 3,087 reads 22 comments

  13. James White Has Potential to Fill New England Patriots' 3rd-Down Role

    The New England Patriots have met the big, bad wolf that's threatening to huff, puff and blow their house down...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 12,996 reads 12 comments

  14. New York Jets Offense Leaving Team No Margin for Error in Playoff Hunt

    Forget the fact that the New York Jets invested $71 million in their defense this offseason. It's pretty easy to forget when the Jets offense is completely negating all of their hard work...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 4,707 reads 28 comments

  15. Miami Dolphins Making Same Mistakes, Expecting Different Results

    The Miami Dolphins know what kind of game they play when they lose. They ignore the run. They don't stop the run. They give the opposing quarterback all day to throw...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 8,651 reads 96 comments

  16. Can Aaron Dobson Finally Emerge as Missing Ingredient in Patriots Offense?

    The minute Julian Edelman went down, the questions began as to how the New England Patriots would replace him in their offense. But those questions miss the point, that replacing Edelman is not possible in its purest sense...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 21,677 reads 68 comments

  17. 2nd Half of Regular Season Will Shed Light on Future of New York Jets QBs

    In the next 16 months, the New York Jets are going to have to make a lot of difficult decisions about their depth chart at quarterback...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 3,758 reads 31 comments

  18. Rishard Matthews Forcing Miami Dolphins to Consider Long-Term Union

    Sometimes, a relationship has to reach its breaking point for both parties to realize they need each other. That seems to be what's taken place between the Miami Dolphins and wide receiver Rishard Matthews ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 8,613 reads 20 comments

  19. New York Jets Week 11 Stock Report

    In the words of coaching legend Bill Parcells, "You are what your record says you are." In the words of the New York Jets ' current record, 5-4, this is a mediocre football team...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 1,659 reads 2 comments

  20. New England Patriots Week 11 Stock Report

    The New England Patriots are undefeated at 9-0. That does not mean they are perfect. The Patriots nearly lost to the New York Giants but pulled a rabbit out of their hat with a 27-26 victory at MetLife Stadium...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 months ago 7,119 reads 7 comments

  21. Miami Dolphins Week 11 Stock Report

    The Miami Dolphins probably would not have beat the Philadelphia Eagles if Joe Philbin were still their head coach...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 4,748 reads 10 comments

  22. Jay Ajayi Gives Miami Dolphins Much-Needed 1-2 Punch in Backfield

    Jay Ajayi 's NFL career is just over six months old, but it has already been filled with more ups and downs than any of the craziest roller coasters you can imagine...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 9,319 reads 16 comments

  23. How New England Patriots Can Replace Some of Julian Edelman's Production

    Julian Edelman is too good to be replaced. But don't take my word for it; New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels each ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 12,175 reads 24 comments

  24. Assessing the New York Jets' Playoff Hopes Heading into Week 11

    The New York Jets didn't do themselves any favors in their hunt for a postseason berth when they lost to the Buffalo Bills 22-17 on Thursday night. They've now lost three of their last four games...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 4,164 reads 12 comments

  25. Biggest Takeaways from New England Patriots' Week 10 Win

    It's always something when the New England Patriots and the New York Giants meet up for one of their classic showdowns. With a 27-26 victory, the Patriots moved to 9-0 on the season...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 17,027 reads 36 comments