1. Illustrating Life Without Wes Welker for Tom Brady and the Patriots Offense

    The New England Patriots have a tall order to move on from their short receiver, but it can be done. Tom Brady may be singing the blues after saying goodbye to his favorite ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 14,666 reads 46 comments

  2. NFL's New Crown Rule Just One of Many Steps to Overhauling Player Safety

    Football is considered one of the most violent sports in the world. Players take big risks every time they get on the field, not just with their careers, but with their lives and long-term health...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 4,160 reads 8 comments

  3. The Hardest Hitters in the 2013 NFL Draft Class

    The NFL is doing everything in its power to reduce the number and the severity of big hits, but do not discount the value of a big hitter on defense...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 1,216 reads 49 comments

  4. Does Carson Palmer Trade Mean the Buffalo Bills Can Draft Any QB They Want?

    The Buffalo Bills may find themselves the beneficiary of a trade that didn't even involve them. With the Oakland Raiders having already traded for quarterback Matt Flynn and ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 204 reads 42 comments

  5. Which Quarterbacks Are Best Equipped for a Turnaround in 2013?

    Peyton Manning , Tom Brady , Drew Brees and Aaron Rodgers are a rare breed of quarterback, the type that can play at a high level regardless of their surroundings...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 11,528 reads 31 comments

  6. Kevin Kolb Brings No Closure to Buffalo Bills' Shaky Quarterback Situation

    In plotting out a plan to fix the Buffalo Bills ' moribund quarterback situation, quarterback Kevin Kolb was not a name who crossed the mind...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 333 reads 20 comments

  7. What the Brent Grimes Signing Means for the Dolphins

    The Dolphins are edging toward filling all their needs before the draft. They knocked another one off the list on Saturday by signing former Falcons cornerback Brent Grimes ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 23,123 reads 145 comments

  8. Miami Dolphins 2013 NFL Draft War Room Analysis

    The Miami Dolphins have filled their roster with top-end talent at several positions this offseason already, but now it's time to turn the attention to the draft, where they have another chance to strike it big with 10 picks in April...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 11,809 reads 60 comments

  9. New England Patriots 2013 Seven-Round Mock Draft Analysis

    The biggest questions for the New England Patriots this offseason will be at wide receiver and on the defensive line. With a little help from Emory Hunt of footballgameplan ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 9,618 reads 30 comments

  10. Michael Jenkins Has a Long Road to Making the Patriots' Roster

    Losing Wes Welker and releasing Brandon Lloyd were two moves that created significant question marks at wide receiver for the New England Patriots in 2013...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 11,037 reads 15 comments

  11. Can Kenrick Ellis Be a Suitable Replacement for Sione Po'uha in Jets Defense?

    The New York Jets defensive line has been anchored with experience in a veteran-laden group for years, but after making several moves this offseason, they are moving forward with the young guns up front...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 5,586 reads 12 comments

  12. How to Fix the Buffalo Bills' Disastrous Quarterback Situation

    The New York Jets have some competition for the league's worst quarterback situation, and it's within their own division—and their own state. It's safe to say expectations are excruciatingly low for the Buffalo Bills at quarterback...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 220 reads 50 comments

  13. Re-Grading the Buffalo Bills 2010 NFL Draft Class

    It never fails. The rush to judgment after the NFL draft leaves analysts digging deep into the thesaurus for as many ways as possible to say "value," "need" and "scheme fit...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 6,024 reads 16 comments

  14. How Many More Years Can Tom Brady Realistically Play at an Elite Level?

    Tom Brady will not play forever, but can he play at an elite level for the rest of his career? He may need to if the New England Patriots are going to win another Super Bowl before he hangs it up for good...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 19,387 reads 68 comments

  15. Buffalo Bills 2013 NFL Draft War Room Analysis

    How can the Buffalo Bills address all their biggest needs in one draft? They'll have done just that if things go how Emory Hunt of footballgameplan .com envisions in his seven-round Bills mock draft...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 6,282 reads 22 comments

  16. Power Ranking Every NFL Roster After Free Agency

    The free-agency frenzy has slowed down considerably, and now seems like as good a time as any to look at where each team stands...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 91,065 reads 498 comments

  17. What Sebastian Vollmer's Agreement Means for the New England Patriots

    There will be change at several positions for the New England Patriots offense, but unlike last year, the offensive line will not be one of them...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 16,920 reads 32 comments

  18. Re-Grading the Miami Dolphins' 2010 NFL Draft Class

    Grading a draft in the minutes following its conclusion is a foolhardy task. At that point, we're simply guessing how teams did based on pre -draft perceptions of value and whether or not a team filled its needs...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 15,301 reads 38 comments

  19. Would the Buccaneers' 2014 1st- & 2nd-Round Picks Be Enough for Darrelle Revis?

    What is the best cornerback in the NFL worth in a trade? We're starting to finally get our answer to that question...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 7,250 reads 42 comments

  20. With Ryan Nassib's Stock Rising, Is He a Lock to the Bills at No. 8 Overall?

    The Ryan Nassib bandwagon is getting ready to leave the station, and we know how the Buffalo Bills feel about wagons . They may want to think twice before they circle this one...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 6,343 reads 59 comments

  21. Re-Grading the New York Jets 2010 NFL Draft Class

    Why rush to grade a team's NFL draft haul just minutes after the final selection card has been handed in? It's impossible to know how a team actually did so soon after the fact; ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 4,537 reads 11 comments

  22. Re-Grading the New England Patriots 2010 NFL Draft

    There's always a mad rush to grade the NFL draft minutes after its conclusion as pundits give their opinions on how a team did from a value and needs perspective...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 14,466 reads 26 comments

  23. How Adrian Wilson Fits in with the New England Patriots

    Safety Adrian Wilson has been in the NFL for 12 years. For that reason, his name is familiar to many fans...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 14,280 reads 29 comments

  24. What Should the Buffalo Bills Expect out of Linebacker Manny Lawson?

    The free-agency excitement hasn't stopped since Tuesday. That is, unless you're a fan of the Buffalo Bills . Then it stopped on Tuesday. The Bills' lone signing, linebacker Manny Lawson , didn't exactly send shock waves through the NFL ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 6,091 reads 8 comments

  25. Why Rex Ryan Cannot Be Afraid to Lose His Job in 2013

    Rex Ryan and the New York Jets have undergone a lot of changes over the past two years. That's bound to happen when a team goes from winning to losing as quickly as the Jets did...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about over 1 year ago 3,617 reads 30 comments