1. What Are Reasonable Rookie Expectations for Patriots Safety Jordan Richards?

    No one can ever accuse the New England Patriots of ignoring tradition. They carry out tradition almost every year with their surprising selections of strong safeties on Day 2 of the NFL draft...

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  2. What Are Reasonable Rookie Expectations for Miami Dolphins DT Jordan Phillips?

    The Miami Dolphins were not in desperate need of a defensive tackle entering the 2015 NFL draft — far from it. With the addition of prize free agent Ndamukong Suh , the Dolphins had already found one dominant interior defensive lineman...

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  3. What Are Reasonable Rookie Expectations for New York Jets WR Devin Smith?

    The New York Jets are not one wide receiver away from fielding a dominant offense. If there's any position where they are "one player away" from turning things around, it's the quarterback position...

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  4. New England Patriots: Grading the Strength of Every Position Unit Before Camp

    The New England Patriots are proof that you don't need to be a straight-A student to win a Super Bowl. Even on their way to Glendale, Arizona , to win their fourth Lombardi Trophy, ...

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  5. New York Jets: Grading the Strength of Every Position Unit Before Camps Begin

    Perhaps no team in the NFL has done more to improve its roster from top to bottom than the New York Jets this offseason. Over the next month leading into the 2015 season, we'll see the results of all that work...

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  6. Miami Dolphins: Grading the Strength of Every Position Unit Before Camps Begin

    Over the course of the next month, the Miami Dolphins ' hard work these past seven months will come to a head. They have made some difficult decisions at a few positions and some easy decisions at others...

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  7. Can Lamar Miller Earn A Big Contract in Final Year with Miami Dolphins?

    Lamar Miller is no longer the only horse in the Miami Dolphins ' stable of running backs. He is now competing with rookie Jay Ajayi for the snaps, the carries, the touches and the opportunities...

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  8. Moving Dee Milliner to Safety Makes Sense for New York Jets Defense in 2015

    There is no evidence that suggests New York Jets cornerback Dee Milliner would make a successful free safety. But that doesn't mean the Jets shouldn't try, anyway...

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  9. Can LeGarrette Blount Be the Bell Cow in New England Patriots Offense?

    Running back LeGarrette Blount has been proving he can carry the load for an offense since before he joined the New England Patriots in 2013. Yet somehow, the 2015 season is the first time he's truly had the inside track to the No...

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  10. Predicting the Winner of the New York Jets' Biggest Training-Camp Battles

    When the New York Jets take the field for training camp this summer, their starting roster will look a lot more stable than it did last year at this time...

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  11. Predicting the Winner of the New England Patriots' Biggest Training Camp Battles

    Just because the New England Patriots are defending Super Bowl champions does not mean they are exempt from the same issues that surround any other NFL team...

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  12. Predicting the Winner of the Miami Dolphins' Biggest Training-Camp Battles

    There is no shortage of training-camp battles on the Miami Dolphins roster this summer. Starters are trying to prove they can still contribute at a high level — or simply that ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 9,278 reads 29 comments

  13. What Does the Future Hold for Jeremy Kerley with the New York Jets?

    There's no way Jeremy Kerley 's time with the New York Jets could be near its end, right? The Jets just signed the veteran wide receiver to a four-year, $14 million extension less than 12 months ago...

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  14. How Big Is the New England Patriots' Super Bowl Window?

    Every year since 2005, whenever the New England Patriots lose a playoff game, the attack dogs come out in force to ask if the dynasty is dead...

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  15. Can Miami Dolphins' Defense Toughen Up Against the Run in 2015?

    Statistically, the Miami Dolphins had one of the 10 worst run defenses in the NFL last season. They yielded 1,937 rushing yards, or 121 yards per game. They also allowed 4.3 yards per rush attempt...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 10,031 reads 28 comments

  16. New York Jets: 5 Most Crucial Training Camp Position Battles to Watch

    New York Jets will soon be holding their first practices of training camp. All of the hype will finally come to a head, as 90 players compete to become 53, backups compete to ...

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  17. Miami Dolphins: 5 Most Crucial Training Camp Position Battles to Watch

    You don't have to pay a lot of money to go to the movies to see all the summer blockbusters. You can get as much action by attending Miami Dolphins training camp in a couple of weeks and watching all the roster battles unfold...

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  18. What Are Reasonable Rookie Expecations for New England Patriots DT Malcom Brown?

    The New England Patriots coudn't have drawn up their first-round pick any better if they tried. Defensive tackle Malcom Brown was projected by many outlets (including CBS Sports ...

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  19. What Are Reasonable Rookie Expectations for New York Jets DL Leonard Williams?

    The New York Jets were not in dire need of a defensive lineman. With Muhammad Wilkerson, Sheldon Richardson and Damon Harrison all lining up on the front line, the deck was already stacked in their favor...

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  20. What Are Reasonable Rookie Expectations for Miami Dolphins WR DeVante Parker?

    The Miami Dolphins have surrounded quarterback Ryan Tannehill with the best set of weapons on offense he's ever had in his three-year career...

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  21. New England Patriots: 5 Most Crucial Training-Camp Position Battles to Watch

    Anticipation is reaching its peak. Training camp is just less than two weeks away, which means we don't have to wait too much longer to find out how the New England Patriots ' key battles will shake out...

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  22. Projected Miami Dolphins' Final 53-Man Roster, Pre-Training Camp Edition

    The depth chart never works out exactly as you expect it to once training camp is all over. But in order for expectations to be broken, there must first be a set of expectations...

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  23. New England Patriots' Projected Final 53-Man Roster, Pre-Training Camp Edition

    The New England Patriots are always home to some of the NFL 's most unpredictable training camp battles...

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  24. New York Jets' Projected Final 53-Man Roster, Pre-Training Camp Edition

    Now that the New York Jets have completed the spring workout program, it's time to move onto the real proving ground for NFLers trying to make the cut: training camp...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 month ago 9,530 reads 36 comments

  25. 5 Moves New York Jets Should Have Made This Offseason

    There's always more that a team could do in any given offseason to improve its chances of making it to a Super Bowl. For the New York Jets in 2015, though, it's difficult to make such a claim...

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