1. Is Malcolm Butler Ready to Make 2nd-Year Jump for New England Patriots?

    Some NFL players will play 10 times as long as New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler has played and will not build one-tenth of his legacy...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 37,910 reads 41 comments

  2. Don't Forget About Bryce Petty in New York Jets' Long-Term QB Plans

    Geno Smith and Ryan Fitzpatrick have been the only New York Jets quarterbacks in the headlines lately—Smith for his broken jaw and absence of six-to-10 weeks, and Fitzpatrick ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 11,911 reads 14 comments

  3. Why Kenny Stills' Return to Practice Is a Sigh of Relief for Miami Dolphins

    The Miami Dolphins put a lot of resources into revamping and upgrading their depth chart at wide receiver this offseason. Until recently, the new-look pass-catching corps had a grim outlook...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 10,266 reads 9 comments

  4. Making Call on the New England Patriots' Hardest Remaining Cuts

    The teams and names change, but one thing remains the same from year to year: There are more than a handful of teams that are keeping a close eye on the New England Patriots to see which players they cut...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 17,311 reads 24 comments

  5. Making Call on the Miami Dolphins' Hardest Remaining Cuts

    The Miami Dolphins are going to cut some talented players between now and the start of the 2015 regular season. Some of those players will be picked up by other teams in need of more depth at a particular position...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 20,666 reads 18 comments

  6. Making the Call on the New York Jets' Hardest Remaining Cuts

    New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles made the easiest decision of his young head coaching career when he cut ties with IK Enemkpali after the linebacker punched starting quarterback Geno Smith in the jaw...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 8,949 reads 11 comments

  7. Breaking Down Miami Dolphins Likely Opening-Game Starting Lineup

    The Miami Dolphins have approached the 2015 offseason unlike years before. Instead of throwing their money at all of their issues, they only threw money at one of the holes on their roster...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 18,816 reads 24 comments

  8. Breaking Down New York Jets' Likely Opening Game Starting Lineup

    Training camp and the preseason have been very uncharacteristic for the New York Jets . As of late, the Jets have been holding competitions at several spots in their starting lineup...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 8,912 reads 20 comments

  9. Breaking Down New England Patriots' Likely Opening-Game Starting Lineup

    The New England Patriots' Week 1 starting lineup's biggest element is also the biggest mystery. It's been more than 14 years since the Patriots have had to wonder who will be lining up at quarterback—22, if you go back to the Drew Bledsoe era...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 19,505 reads 30 comments

  10. New York Jets: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Training Camp

    It's nearly impossible to find any recent news on the New York Jets that doesn't involve Geno Smith, IK Enemkpali , a $600 dispute , some jaw-jacking and a haymaker . Once again, the Jets are a punch line...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 8,711 reads 6 comments

  11. New England Patriots: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Training Camp

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's case is being heard in court, and soon enough, we can finally put the saga of Deflategate behind us and focus on real football matters...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 13,554 reads 31 comments

  12. Miami Dolphins: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Training Camp

    Training camp is a time of year when roster battles get heated—especially in a tropical climate such as the one the Miami Dolphins practice in at Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Florida...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 13,307 reads 16 comments

  13. Ground-and-Pound Should Be New York Jets' Philosophy Under Todd Bowles

    Much has been written about the New York Jets ' need to get competent quarterback play this season to have a chance at winning the AFC East or making the playoffs...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 2,717 reads 13 comments

  14. Health Is New England Patriots' Biggest Obstacle Ahead of Regular Season

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo was pounded like Ralphie beating up a bully in Thursday night's preseason opener against the Green Bay Packers ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 10,136 reads 30 comments

  15. What Ryan Tannehill's Short Preseason Debut Means for Miami Dolphins Offense

    Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill has improved each year he's been in the NFL . If his debut in the preseason opener against the Chicago Bears is any indication of what's ahead in 2015, that trend should continue...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 19,796 reads 64 comments

  16. Miami Dolphins Training Camp: Week 2 Stock Report

    Two weeks into training camp, the Miami Dolphins are starting to see some separation on their roster. The cream is rising to the top, and the rest is falling to the wayside as ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 12,978 reads 16 comments

  17. New York Jets Training Camp: Week 2 Stock Report

    The New York Jets could not have expected to get the answers to all their key questions and find winners for all their key battles in the first two weeks of training camp. That being said, those things are starting to take shape...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 3,855 reads 7 comments

  18. New England Patriots Training Camp: Week 2 Stock Report

    The New England Patriots opened training camp with a number of questions that needed to be answered. Who will be the starting cornerbacks ? Who will be the top grouping on the ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 6,159 reads 8 comments

  19. What Will Jabaal Sheard's Impact Be on New England Patriots Defense?

    Jabaal Sheard fielded questions from reporters roughly 30 feet away from New England Patriots Hall of Fame outside linebacker Willie McGinest . He could do nothing but smile as he glanced in McGinest 's direction...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 12,536 reads 23 comments

  20. Marcus Gilchrist Rising to Challenge as Free Safety in New York Jets Defense

    Any more pressure on Marcus Gilchrist and the New York Jets free safety could easily be mistaken for tires on a monster truck. But ever since entering camp, the unheralded free-agent signee has put the rubber to the road...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 6,024 reads 4 comments

  21. What to Expect from Miami Dolphins Offense in Year 2 Under Bill Lazor

    Between four years with the Texas A&M Aggies and two years with the Miami Dolphins , Mike Sherman was the only offensive coach whom quarterback Ryan Tannehill knew from 2008 to 2013...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 10,646 reads 14 comments

  22. Is It Time to Panic About the New England Patriots Secondary?

    Devin McCourty could do nothing but shake his head. The New England Patriots safety and big-ticket free-agent signing has been fielding questions for nearly six months ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 12,988 reads 27 comments

  23. Is It Time to Worry About Miami Dolphins' Guard Spots?

    Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill is no stranger to pressure. Over the past two years, Tannehill has had a defender in his face on 469 of his 1,288 dropbacks (36...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 8,898 reads 49 comments

  24. Is Lorenzo Mauldin Ready to Unseat Calvin Pace as New York Jets' Starting OLB?

    The future. It waits for us at every turn, bearing unexpected surprises and answering unanswered questions...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 8,931 reads 5 comments

  25. New York Jets: What We've Learned Through Week 1 of Training Camp

    New York Jets training camp is in full swing. That means it's time for all the overreactions you're used to seeing at this time of year...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 months ago 2,252 reads 1 comments