1. What Can New England Patriots Do If Dont'a Hightower Isn't Ready to Start Season

    New England Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower went down to two knees, throwing himself into the oncoming beast known as Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch , tackling him at the 1-yard line and keeping him out of the end zone...

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  2. Marcus Mariota Still Makes Most Sense for New York Jets at No. 6

    The New York Jets have been here before, 45 straight times to be exact. After another season falling short of that elusive second Super Bowl win, the Jets must now decide how they feel about their depth chart at quarterback...

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  3. Is Lamar Miller Ready to Be the No. 1 Back for the Miami Dolphins?

    Lamar Miller 's 97-yard touchdown run started off inconspicuously. The Miami Dolphins ' third-year running back lined up to the left of quarterback Ryan Tannehill and went in motion behind Tannehill to the right...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 10,096 reads 82 comments

  4. Jets' Mock Draft: Instant Contributors New York Can Find in Every Round

    The New York Jets have made a lot of splash moves in free agency to get their roster off the ground, but a good liftoff does not a successful journey make...

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  5. Dolphins Mock Draft: Instant Contributors Miami Can Find in Every Round

    For years, the Miami Dolphins have been adding their big-time players through free agency, trying to get the team over the hump as quickly as possible...

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  6. Patriots Mock Draft: Instant Contributors New England Can Find in Every Round

    The NFL draft is all about finding players who will be the brick and mortar for the franchise for years to come...

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  7. Jets Draft Stock Watch: 5 Players Rising and Falling on New York's Board

    With free agency winding down and draft season kicking into high gear, the draft boards are beginning to take shape. For the New York Jets , a lot has changed in the past few weeks that could impact who the team selects come April 30...

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  8. Dolphins Draft Stock Watch: 5 Players Rising and Falling on Miami's Board

    The Chinese philosophy of yin and yang suggests everything in life has balance, but every prospect in the NFL draft has different hopes as to whether or not that's actually true...

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  9. Patriots Draft Stock Watch: 5 Players Rising and Falling on New England's Board

    There's no time of year like the run-up to the NFL draft. Just as quickly as scouting reports come out, new information becomes available that changes what we thought we knew about the prospects...

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  10. Miami Dolphins Should Wait to Extend Ryan Tannehill

    Progress is a tricky thing at the quarterback position. It's one of two positions in sports (along with hockey goalkeepers) that are held responsible for the team's success by bearing the win-loss record in their stat sheets...

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  11. How New England Patriots Use Volume to Find Quality Depth

    Throw enough mud at the wall, and some of it will stick. It's an old proverb that the New England Patriots have lived by in recent years...

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  12. Where Does Antonio Allen Fit into New York Jets Defensive Plans?

    The New York Jets have begun building in a new direction in the secondary, and it's hard to envision exactly what that new direction holds for a few key players...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 15,594 reads 52 comments

  13. Best and Worst Moves the New York Jets Have Made in Free Agency

    For 40 years, the New York Jets have been searching for an answer at one position: quarterback. In 2015, the Jets made the moves that suggest they've found it. Yet, they haven't...

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  14. Best and Worst Moves the Miami Dolphins Have Made in Free Agency

    In their seemingly never-ending quest to get over the hump and into the playoffs, the Miami Dolphins have made big splashes year after year in free agency...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 16,502 reads 25 comments

  15. Best and Worst Moves the New England Patriots Have Made in Free Agency

    The AFC East has been making major headlines this offseason. For the New York Jets , Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills , it's been because of the high-profile players they've signed...

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  16. Time to Push the Panic Button on Patriots Secondary?

    It didn't take long for fans of the New England Patriots to return to their favorite pastime: complaining about the secondary...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 15,341 reads 91 comments

  17. Who Holds the Edge in Quarterback Battle Between Geno Smith, Ryan Fitzpatrick?

    Mike Tyson vs. Evander Holyfield . Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao. Geno Smith vs. Ryan Fitzpatrick? The New York Jets quarterback battle isn't quite up to the level of those legendary boxing battles, but it's equally as important...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 5,092 reads 46 comments

  18. Why the Dolphins Look Most Ready to Challenge Patriots in the AFC East

    The Miami Dolphins have added some big names to their roster this offseason, but they've also had some addition by subtraction...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 10,753 reads 49 comments

  19. Ranking the 2015 Impact of the New York Jets' Free-Agent Signings So Far

    You really can go home again. The New York Jets and Darrelle Revis proved it with their reunion at the opening of free agency, and while the surroundings have changed a bit from ...

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  20. Ranking the 2015 Impact of the Miami Dolphins' Free-Agent Signings so Far

    The ink has barely dried on the first wave of free-agent contracts, but we're already beginning to get a picture of how each team will look headed into the 2015 season. For the Miami Dolphins , that look is much different than it was last year...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 7,416 reads 6 comments

  21. Ranking the 2015 Impact of the New England Patriots' Free-Agent Signings so Far

    Teams that build their roster through the draft are trying to win over a long period of time. Teams that build through free agency want to win now...

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  22. 5 Biggest Needs New York Jets Have Yet to Address This Offseason

    It's almost as if the New York Jets were sulking while singing "Oh, Happy Day" until cornerback Darrelle Revis came along, dressed like Whoopi Goldberg and helping his former team find their groove...

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  23. 5 Biggest Needs New England Patriots Have Yet to Address This Offseason

    If one man's trash can be another man's treasure, you can only assume how valuable the first man's treasure would be to the second man. For years, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has been the first guy in that equation...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 19,722 reads 46 comments

  24. 5 Biggest Needs Miami Dolphins Have Yet to Address This Offseason

    For the past three years, the Miami Dolphins have taken an aggressive approach to free agency that would make even the New York Yankees proud...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 18,492 reads 47 comments

  25. Why a New Deal for Muhammad Wilkerson Is Final Piece of Jets' Offseason

    It's kind of ironic that with all the money that gets spent to bring pieces in from the outside during the free-agency frenzy, sometimes, it's the teams that keep their insides from falling out that stay successful the longest...

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