1. What a Healthy Julian Edelman Would Mean for Patriots Offense

    The New England Patriots could face the Cincinnati Bengals, Kansas City Chiefs or Houston Texans in the divisional round of the playoffs, but there's one opponent they still have to beat: the injury bug...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 23,055 reads 45 comments

  2. New England Patriots Lack of Running Game Could Be Playoff Weakness

    Tom Brady is the cure for almost everything that ails the New England Patriots. So are Julian Edelman , Danny Amendola and Rob Gronkowski ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 13,700 reads 73 comments

  3. New England Patriots' Simplified Game Plan Leaves More Questions Than Answers

    Almost immediately on Sunday during the New England Patriots ' 20-10 loss to the Miami Dolphins in Week 17, it was evident that head coach Bill Belichick had other things on his mind besides winning the game...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 10,645 reads 37 comments

  4. Miami Dolphins Week 17 Stock Report

    Only four days stand between the Miami Dolphins and Black Monday. Big changes were imminent well before Miami's 18-12 loss to the Indianapolis Colts . Obviously, Sunday's result doesn't change that...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 3,135 reads 7 comments

  5. New England Patriots Week 17 Stock Report

    It's been a long month-and-a-half for the New England Patriots . After starting the season 10-0, the Patriots have dropped three of their past five games, including a 26-20 upset to the New York Jets in overtime in Week 16...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 5,541 reads 5 comments

  6. New York Jets Week 17 Stock Report

    Knee-jerk reaction: Everyone's stock is up after the New York Jets ' 26-20 overtime win against the New England Patriots ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 5,849 reads 3 comments

  7. Examining New York Jets' Playoff Scenarios

    For the New York Jets to make the playoffs, it's a simple four-word solution: win and you're in. But what happens if the Jets don't win? What happens if Buffalo Bills head coach ...

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  8. New England Patriots Made the Right Call Kicking in Overtime

    I didn't need a bunch of win probability statistics to tell me whether or not head coach Bill Belichick made the right decision for the New England Patriots to kick instead of receive in overtime against the New York Jets ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 8,777 reads 24 comments

  9. Where Are the Silver Linings for Miami Dolphins' Future?

    The Miami Dolphins are 5-10, but believe me, things are much worse than they look. It's going to be a long offseason for the Dolphins, who will begin picking up the pieces of this ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 10,105 reads 49 comments

  10. Biggest Takeaways from New York Jets' Week 16 Win

    Sometimes, you just shouldn't ask questions. Should the New England Patriots have kicked in overtime? Shouldn't they have kicked? Does it matter? The New York Jets ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 7,211 reads 7 comments

  11. Biggest Takeaways from New England Patriots' Week 16 Loss

    It was exactly what they wanted but not exactly as they drew it up. Thanks to a questionable call after winning the overtime coin toss, the New England Patriots lost in dubious fashion Sunday with a 26-20 defeat to the New York Jets ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 8,903 reads 15 comments

  12. Biggest Takeaways from Miami Dolphins' Week 16 Loss

    Six days and the New England Patriots are all that stand between the Miami Dolphins and the bitter end to their season...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 4,936 reads 27 comments

  13. Miami Dolphins Continue Taking Strides Toward Major Offseason Changes

    If things could get any worse for the Miami Dolphins , they got worse on Sunday in an NFL matchup against the Indianapolis Colts ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 15,496 reads 86 comments

  14. New England Patriots' War on Injuries Threatening Playoff Hopes

    For the next week, we'll hear a lot of debate about whether the New England Patriots and head coach Bill Belichick made the right call by electing to kick in overtime instead of receive when they won the coin toss...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 26,174 reads 62 comments

  15. New York Jets Prove Playoff Tough with Huge Win over Patriots

    Win, and they're in. Thanks to the New York Jets ' 26-20 overtime victory over the New England Patriots , coupled with the Baltimore Ravens unexpectedly knocking off the Pittsburgh ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 8,442 reads 34 comments

  16. Patriots Cobbling Together Backfield, but Offense Still Runs Through Tom Brady

    The New England Patriots will take the field with a pizza boy at running back if they have to. Tom Brady, like any quarterback, benefits from an efficient running game that can keep the offense on schedule...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 8,532 reads 12 comments

  17. Big Changes Coming to Miami Dolphins in the Form of Salary-Cap Cuts

    Big changes are coming. Black Monday is just nine days away, and once the 2015 season has come to a conclusion, the Miami Dolphins will start bringing the ax down on many of the key individuals responsible for this debacle of a season...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 23,477 reads 73 comments

  18. Bilal Powell Becoming Crucial Component to New York Jets' Offensive Success

    Bilal Powell should get his own " RKO Outta Nowhere " meme for the new year. The New York Jets ' top third-down running back has emerged this year to become a reliable option for the Jets' passing attack...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 8,687 reads 9 comments

  19. New England Patriots Week 16 Stock Report

    The New England Patriots entered Week 15 with a straight path to the AFC's No. 1 seed. With their 33-16 victory over the Tennessee Titans , the path remains clear...

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  20. Miami Dolphins Week 16 Stock Report

    For a while, the Miami Dolphins had us convinced they would always be mediocre. On Sunday, they showed us they have the potential to be something different: bad...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 871 reads 1 comments

  21. New York Jets Week 16 Stock Report

    The New York Jets could become just the second team in NFL history to finish with an 11-5 record and still miss the playoffs...

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  22. Biggest Takeaways from New England Patriots' Week 15 Win

    The bye is in the bag. With the New England Patriots ' 33-16 victory over the Tennessee Titans in Week 15, New England has earned a week of rest between the regular season and the postseason, marking the sixth consecutive time it has done so...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 11,380 reads 12 comments

  23. Biggest Takeaways from New York Jets' Week 15 Win

    So, it wasn't as pretty as the New York Jets might have liked, but ugly wins are better than pretty losses any day of the week and twice on Sunday...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 3,565 reads 8 comments

  24. Biggest Takeaways from Miami Dolphins' Week 15 Loss

    Is it Black Monday yet? It feels like the Miami Dolphins are just counting the days, and their 30-14 lost to the San Diego Chargers in Week 15 brought them one day closer to the ultimate conclusion to the season...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 5,260 reads 35 comments

  25. Miami Dolphins' Slew of Injuries Pours Salt into Wounds of Lost Season

    At this point, we can safely say the Dan Campbell era was a flash in the pan. The Miami Dolphins won their first two games under their interim head coach, but after a 30-14 loss ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 4 months ago 4,321 reads 27 comments