1. How Can Kyle Orton Navigate Buffalo Bills to Playoffs?

    The Buffalo Bills have a chance to make the playoffs. It's been a while since we've been able to say that this late in the season, but at 6-5, their road to the postseason will be a difficult one...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 day ago 4,351 reads 11 comments

  2. Growing Versatility of Patriots' Offense Making Them NFL's Most Dangerous Unit

    For the first month of the season, the New England Patriots ' offense seemed to be in complete disarray. A lack of playmakers and what seemed to be the decline of quarterback Tom Brady were seen as the death knell for the Patriots dynasty...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 days ago 14,564 reads 36 comments

  3. Jets Past Point of No Return, Rex Ryan Now Coaching on Borrowed Time

    The Buffalo Bills have a theme song: " The Shout Song ." At this point, the New York Jets should take up one of their own. Here's a suggestion: " Funeral March ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 days ago 20,526 reads 71 comments

  4. Big-Game Loss to Broncos Shows Dolphins What It Takes to Compete for Playoffs

    The Miami Dolphins continue to prove that they can compete with the best teams the NFL has to offer. And they continue to come up just short in proving that they can beat those teams...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 days ago 4,695 reads 20 comments

  5. LeGarrette Blount Return Adds Missing Depth to Patriots' Backfield

    The New England Patriots are seemingly never done adding talented players to their roster. The latest addition—or re-addition—is running back LeGarrette Blount ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 days ago 32,091 reads 69 comments

  6. No Quick Fix in Sight for Buffalo Bills QB Situation

    The Buffalo Bills have not made the postseason since 1999. Whether it's Kyle Orton or EJ Manuel at quarterback, it looks like that streak will continue...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 9 days ago 9,595 reads 21 comments

  7. Brent Grimes Proving He Belongs in Conversation Among NFL's Best Cornerbacks

    Over the past few years, media folks have taken turns proclaiming several different cornerbacks to be the best in the league: Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 10 days ago 7,261 reads 41 comments

  8. Can Jonas Gray, Patriots Running Game Remain Pivotal Part of Offense?

    New England Patriots running back Jonas Gray has a lot of layers. He's a funny guy , but there's nothing funny about his bulldozing style of running...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 11 days ago 8,587 reads 46 comments

  9. Jonas Gray's Breakout Performance Kick-Starts Important Stretch for Patriots

    In the past, the New England Patriots have been criticized as a finesse team. If Sunday night's 42-20 road win over the Indianapolis Colts was any indication, they could be ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 11 days ago 16,005 reads 33 comments

  10. Bills' Thursday Night Loss to Dolphins All but Kills Buffalo's Playoff Hopes

    There are still six games remaining on the Buffalo Bills ' regular-season schedule, but their season is close to over. At this point, their only hope of making the playoffs is to win at least five of those games...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 14 days ago 11,489 reads 61 comments

  11. John Idzik's Status on Hot Seat Presents Giant Dilemma for New York Jets

    Just shy of two years after John Idzik began his tenure as general manager of the New York Jets , fans of the team are already asking for it to end ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 16 days ago 15 reads 39 comments

  12. How Realistic Are the Miami Dolphins Playoff Hopes?

    This isn't the first time in recent memory that the Miami Dolphins are playing meaningful games in November and December...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 17 days ago 10,618 reads 36 comments

  13. Can Kyle Orton Lift Buffalo Bills to Playoffs?

    Same old Buffalo Bills ? Maybe, maybe not. A heartbreaking 17-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs will not give us our answer. We will have to wait until the end of the season to find out...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 18 days ago 6,258 reads 52 comments

  14. Dolphins Have No Margin for Error in Tight AFC Wild-Card Race

    The Miami Dolphins have come a long way from the team who had to fight off a 1-2 start to the season, but they will have to come even further between now and the end of the season if they want to make the playoffs...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 18 days ago 5,202 reads 35 comments

  15. Marcell Dareus Developing into Elite Defensive Tackle for Buffalo Bills

    Buffalo Bills defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz got used to elite play from his defensive tackles when he was coaching the Detroit Lions ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 22 days ago 3,411 reads 11 comments

  16. Why Has the Miami Dolphins Defense Been One of the League's Best?

    The truth is, it may be a misnomer to call the Miami Dolphins defense "one of the league's best." The "one of" part is debatable...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 23 days ago 10,774 reads 70 comments

  17. New York Jets Problems Run Much Deeper Than Just Quarterback

    Michael Vick. Geno Smith. Doesn't matter. Sure, the New York Jets (1-8) may be a little better if they held a true quarterback competition this offseason, but they would be ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 24 days ago 6,187 reads 31 comments

  18. Tom Brady Making a Strong Case for a 3rd MVP Award

    There's greatness, and then there's what New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has done over the past five weeks...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 25 days ago 21,045 reads 119 comments

  19. As Ryan Tannehill Goes, So Go the Miami Dolphins

    The San Diego Chargers defense may as well have been a pumpkin patch, because Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill carved it up from start to finish on Sunday...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 25 days ago 11,907 reads 82 comments

  20. Why Mike Wallace's Role in Miami Dolphins Offense Shouldn't Change

    Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mike Wallace did what he has done so many times before: He ran fast downfield, streaking through the Jacksonville Jaguars defense, trying to ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 29 days ago 4,380 reads 31 comments

  21. How Should Bills Adjust Offense in Light of Struggles on Ground?

    The Buffalo Bills entered the season with one of the best one-two punches at running back in the entire league. Eight games later, they sit near the bottom of the league in nearly every rushing category...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 30 days ago 4,484 reads 14 comments

  22. Jonathan Casillas Trade Helps Patriots Fortify Linebacker Depth

    Until further notice, the New England Patriots should now be considered a lock for a trade at the deadline...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 11,923 reads 9 comments

  23. Patriots' Offensive Line Going from Weakness to Strength

    It seems like so much longer than one month ago that the New England Patriots were in total disarray. Quarterback Tom Brady was said to be on the decline and no longer an elite quarterback...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 15,454 reads 35 comments

  24. Jets' QB Controversy Has Far-Reaching Long-Term Ramifications

    Just eight games into the 2014 season, the New York Jets ' tombstone is already being fashioned. Who lies underneath has yet to be determined...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 22,580 reads 80 comments

  25. Rob Gronkowski Proving to Be More Beast Than Man, Improving Every Week

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass—Is there anyone, or anything, that can stop New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski ? So far, the only one or thing that's come close are injuries and a quick bout of dehydration ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 18,830 reads 57 comments