1. What Are New England Patriots' Options on Thinning Offensive Line?

    One more injury and the New England Patriots would've been forced to put a tight end at offensive tackle...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 10,368 reads 13 comments

  2. Defense Is the Biggest of Miami Dolphins' Problems

    By now, you've read all about the painful decisions made by Miami Dolphins interim head coach Dan Campbell that might have played a role in the team's 33-17 loss to the Buffalo Bills ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 7,106 reads 51 comments

  3. What Happened to Chris Ivory and New York Jets' Once-Dominant Run Game?

    Chris Ivory was the disappearing man. One minute, you'd see him. The next, he was gone. The running back pounded the New York Jets ' first four opponents into submission. He racked up 460 yards on 83 carries (5...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 16,962 reads 22 comments

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

    How can a 27-10 win feel like a loss? Simple: Add a few injuries to a list of some more injuries, sprinkle in a few missed opportunities and you have a concoction for a dream week ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 13,509 reads 28 comments

  5. Biggest Takeaways from Miami Dolphins' Week 9 Loss

    The Dan Campbell honeymoon is over. The Miami Dolphins interim head coach stormed out of the gate with two straight wins after being promoted to the top spot on the coaching staff, ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 4,995 reads 30 comments

  6. Biggest Takeaways from New York Jets' Week 9 Win

    There are cracks in the foundation. The New York Jets snapped a two-game losing streak in less-than-convincing fashion, eking out a 28-23 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 9...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 3,531 reads 8 comments

  7. New York Jets Bounce Back, but Still a Far Cry from Dominant Early-Season Form

    The New York Jets were staring down the barrel of a gun with a bullet labeled "4-4." Fortunately for Jets head coach Todd Bowles , the Jacksonville Jaguars then turned the gun toward the ground and shot themselves in the foot...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 6,217 reads 27 comments

  8. Dan Campbell Has Much to Learn If He Wants to Retain HC Mantle with Dolphins

    Maybe it's not time to put the finishing touches on that "Dan Campbell: Miami Dolphins Head Coach" name plate for the door to his office...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 13,087 reads 89 comments

  9. LeGarrette Blount Shows Inhuman Ability to Break Tackles in Patriots' Week 9 Win

    On a day when the New England Patriots suffered multiple injuries that could affect the effectiveness of their running game, you wouldn't know it from looking at the stat sheet...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 9,479 reads 8 comments

  10. Why Tom Brady Is the NFL Midseason MVP

    Tom Brady is doing things that are not only unmatched in 2015, but almost unprecedented in NFL history. The New England Patriots quarterback has completed 199 of his 289 passes (68...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 34,008 reads 171 comments

  11. Time for DeVante Parker to Start Paying off for Miami Dolphins

    Some first-round picks take longer to get acclimated to the NFL than others. Sometimes, however, their early struggles are a result of circumstances that are out of their control...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 8,077 reads 22 comments

  12. Whether It's Geno Smith or Ryan Fitzpatrick, Jets Need Competent QB Play to Win

    If Geno Smith is ever going to become a bona fide NFL quarterback, this is his best opportunity to make it happen since entering the league in 2013...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 2,762 reads 26 comments

  13. New York Jets Week 9 Stock Report

    At least a few New York Jets players wish they could have last week back. The Oakland Raiders embarrassed the Jets, beating them 34-20 in a game that wasn't anywhere near as close as the final score indicates...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 3,200 reads 12 comments

  14. Miami Dolphins Week 9 Stock Report

    The New England Patriots poured a bucket of cold water on the red-hot Miami Dolphins , but interim head coach Dan Campbell has already set the tone for how this team will respond to adversity...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 3,936 reads 7 comments

  15. New England Patriots Week 9 Stock Report

    The New England Patriots are once again a part of history. According to ESPN's SportsCenter on Twitter , the Patriots are one of four teams to hit 7-0, the first time in NFL history there have been this many 7-0 teams...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 10,061 reads 22 comments

  16. Full Miami Dolphins Midseason Awards

    Here's some food for thought: If the season ended now, the Miami Dolphins would be just one game short of the playoffs...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 5,615 reads 9 comments

  17. Full New York Jets Midseason Awards

    If the regular season ended now, the New York Jets would be one of the two wild-card teams. If the Jets keep playing the way they've played over the past two weeks, though, they ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 3,371 reads 3 comments

  18. Full New England Patriots Midseason Awards

    The New England Patriots are one of only four undefeated teams in the NFL and appear to be on the fast track to a first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 9,883 reads 22 comments

  19. Biggest Takeaways from New York Jets' Week 8 Loss

    Well, that was ugly. The New York Jets got their hats and heads handed to them by the Oakland Raiders in a 34-20 beatdown that sent the Jets' playoff hopes into a tailspin...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 6,281 reads 15 comments

  20. Jason Fox, Derrick Shelby About to Become Key Players for Miami Dolphins

    If Dan Campbell is going to shed the "interim" label from his job title as Miami Dolphins interim head coach, he's going to have to do it without some of his best players in the trenches...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 3,953 reads 8 comments

  21. Latest Allegations Against Patriots Proof They Will Never Shed 'Cheater' Label

    The New England Patriots can walk the straight and narrow for as long as Bill Belichick is their head coach and Tom Brady is their quarterback...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 26,168 reads 96 comments

  22. New York Jets Defense Falling Short of Playoff Expectations in 2 Straight Losses

    It all started with 3rd-and-17. Up until that fateful play, with 10:46 left in the fourth quarter of the New York Jets ' Week 7 loss to the New England Patriots , the Jets defense had been a suffocating unit...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 3,690 reads 85 comments

  23. New York Jets Can Forge Identity as Resilient Team in Week 8

    It's not about how many times you get knocked down, it's about how many times you get back up. The New York Jets hope to accomplish the latter after suffering their second loss of the season last week against the New England Patriots ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 2,471 reads 5 comments

  24. Is the Miami Dolphins' Offense Good Enough to Get Them to the Playoffs?

    The Miami Dolphins ' offense has shown itself to be capable of great things. When the offense can run the ball effectively and keep opponents honest, the Dolphins are tough to stop...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 8,558 reads 53 comments

  25. How the Patriots Run Defense Has Signficantly Improved After Tough Start to 2015

    One thing you can count on from the New England Patriots every year is that they will get better down the stretch...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 17,207 reads 20 comments