1. 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 7 months ago 19,117 reads 57 comments

  2. What Does Jeremy Kerley's New Contract Mean for the New York Jets?

    One by one, the New York Jets are stockpiling receivers for their formerly weaponless offense. In the offseason, it was free-agent wide receiver Eric Decker who was added to the arsenal...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 4,491 reads 16 comments

  3. What Will the New England Patriots' Revamped Front 7 Look Like?

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Time to reset the depth chart. With several injuries and a pair of midseason acquisitions, the New England Patriots defense is about to look a whole lot different in Week 8 than it did in Week 1...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 13,590 reads 17 comments

  4. What Do the Buffalo Bills Do Without C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson?

    Every head coach must be prepared to deal with an injury at a key position. Few head coaches can be prepared to deal with two injuries at the same position in the same quarter of a game...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 6,673 reads 11 comments

  5. Envisioning Percy Harvin's Role with the New York Jets

    Electric playmaking potential. Wide receiver Percy Harvin brings plenty of it to the table. The Seattle Seahawks were unwilling to incorporate him into their offensive attack ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 24,786 reads 34 comments

  6. Dolphins Proving to Be Hard to Beat When Ryan Tannehill Is Playing His Best

    It takes 22 players to win a football game, but for the Miami Dolphins the outcome is most greatly influenced by one player: Ryan Tannehill . When he's on, the Dolphins are tough to stop...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 17,841 reads 115 comments

  7. Jets Can Find Positives in Narrow Loss to Patriots

    It's hard to find positives in a 1-6 start to the season, but the New York Jets showed on national television that, despite losing to the New England Patriots on a last-second ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 9,211 reads 44 comments

  8. Jets Would Be Wise Not to Fire Rex Ryan Midseason

    Believe it or not, there is a way the New York Jets ' season could go from bad to worse. Aside from losing all of their remaining games, firing Rex Ryan is about the only thing ...

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  9. How Will the Miami Dolphins Move on Without Knowshon Moreno?

    The Miami Dolphins offense has struggled this season, and things aren't going to get any easier thanks to a key injury...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 13,387 reads 27 comments

  10. Brian Tyms Gives Patriots More Explosive Playmaking Ability in Passing Game

    Without a wide receiver who is a deep threat and a quarterback who can throw a deep ball, an NFL offense can be in deep trouble...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 10,355 reads 31 comments

  11. Rob Gronkowski Gets Back to Full-on 'Gronk' Mode in Patriots' Win over Bills

    There's a difference between Rob Gronkowski and Gronk. Rob Gronkowski is a tight end for the New England Patriots who has dealt with some injuries during his career and who ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 months ago 11,779 reads 16 comments

  12. No Right Answer Between Geno Smith, Michael Vick in Jets Quarterback Controversy

    Multiple choice: A) Geno Smith or B) Michael Vick ? How about a write-in candidate: C) None of the above? Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News suggests that it's ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 6,020 reads 51 comments

  13. How Has Jim Schwartz Revamped the Buffalo Bills Defense?

    Jim Schwartz 's feet came off the ground. He raised his fist into the air as his defense hoisted him onto its shoulders and carried him off of Ford Field following the Buffalo Bills ' 17-14 victory over the Detroit Lions ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 4,870 reads 6 comments

  14. Sammy Watkins Starts Hot, but Buffalo Bills Rookie Has a Lot to Learn

    Sammy Watkins has not yet proven to be worth the price the Buffalo Bills paid for him in the 2014 NFL draft, but thus far this season, watching him play is proving to be worth the price of admission...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 8,333 reads 16 comments

  15. Vintage Darrelle Revis Is Sign of Things to Come for Resurgent Patriots Defense

    He silenced the critics with a top-notch, vintage performance. The statement above could apply to quarterback Tom Brady and several other players on the New England Patriots ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 7,590 reads 27 comments

  16. Patriots Defense Showing Renewed Sense of Pride, Aggression with SNF Win

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — "Ignore the noise." It's part of a sign that hangs on the door which players walk through on their way out of Gillette Stadium...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 5,085 reads 23 comments

  17. Buffalo Bills Can Be Competent with Kyle Orton at the Helm

    In the fourth quarter, with the game on the line, facing an eight-point deficit, Buffalo Bills quarterback Kyle Orton stepped into his throw, sailed his pass deep down the right ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 15,092 reads 39 comments

  18. Patriots WR Aaron Dobson's Punishment Hurts the Team More Than the Player

    So let's get this straight: The New England Patriots lack weapons on offense, and one player who could potentially help is second-year wide receiver Aaron Dobson ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 10,618 reads 40 comments

  19. Jets Must Rebound for Rex Ryan and John Idzik to Keep Their Jobs

    New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik are reaching a point of no return. At this point, it doesn't matter who deserves blame for the Jets' struggles, or how much blame they deserve...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 3,995 reads 50 comments

  20. Tom Brady Is Still the Patriots' Best Option at Quarterback, for Now

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tom Brady sat on the bench, tilted his head back to look up to the skies. Maybe he was just trying to clear his head...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 681 reads 100 comments

  21. Bill Belichick's Failure as GM Leaves Patriots with Uncertain Future

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bill Belichick the head coach must hate Bill Belichick the general manager. At times, the opposite holds true as well...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 32,390 reads 100 comments

  22. Geno Smith-Michael Vick QB Controversy Could Swallow Jets Season Whole

    The New York Jets were in a no-win situation. A win over the Detroit Lions would not have solidified the Jets as a contender, but a 24-17 loss may have solidified them as a pretender...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 5,498 reads 33 comments

  23. Ryan Tannehill Proves He Can Be Part of the Solution

    If Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin had the choice, he might take a mulligan on this past week. A media firestorm surrounded his declining to name quarterback Ryan Tannehill as his starter heading into Sunday's trip to London...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 13,719 reads 147 comments

  24. Joe Philbin's Handling of Ryan Tannehill May Be 1st Step in Losing Player Trust

    Nobody's job is safe in the NFL . Every week, it seems, players are playing for their jobs and coaches are coaching for theirs...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 9,156 reads 55 comments

  25. Patriots Running Game Shares Plenty of Blame in Offensive Struggles

    With all the talk about the Patriots ' problems in the passing game, one could almost forget that they even have any running backs on the roster...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 4,244 reads 19 comments