1. Checking in on New York Jets' Biggest Project Players

    There's a difference between building a team and collecting talent, but the best teams are the ones that can find a way to marry both concepts to assemble a roster loaded with players ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 9,996 reads 11 comments

  2. Checking in on New England Patriots' Biggest Project Players

    There's a delicate balance to building an NFL roster. On one hand, a team needs players who are good at what they do and can be counted upon to make an impact almost every time they are on the field...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 13,276 reads 25 comments

  3. New England Patriots OTA Standouts Worth Keeping an Eye on This Offseason

    The New England Patriots have hardly peeled the grass out of their cleats following their first open practice of organized team activities (OTAs), but some players are already beginning to separate themselves from the pack...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 13,842 reads 17 comments

  4. Why Jordan Cameron Could Be Miami Dolphins' Offensive Linchpin

    Sometimes, the most important offseason moves end up being the ones that fly the furthest under the radar. That could hold true for tight end Jordan Cameron signing with the Miami Dolphins as a free agent...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 14,303 reads 17 comments

  5. Ryan Fitzpatrick Should Have Equal Opportunity to Be New York Jets QB

    Depending on whom you ask, there is or there isn't a quarterback competition this summer for the New York Jets . And that's a shame...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 2,980 reads 14 comments

  6. Miami Dolphins OTA Standouts Worth Keeping an Eye on This Offseason

    It never takes very long between the beginning of organized team activities ( OTAs ) and the first reports we begin to hear about certain players who are poised for a breakout season and who could be put on notice for their job security...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 17,376 reads 15 comments

  7. New York Jets OTA Standouts Worth Keeping an Eye on This Offseason

    If you expect to have a clear picture of who will be starting at which positions after the first wave of organized team activities (OTAs), I have some nice ocean-front property in Nevada to sell you...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 13,347 reads 11 comments

  8. How Should New England Patriots Distribute Workload at RB?

    The New England Patriots have sufficiently addressed the departures of running backs Shane Vereen and Stevan Ridley . As presently constituted, they have a different back they can plug in for any situation...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 9,910 reads 33 comments

  9. 5 Biggest Takeaways from the Miami Dolphins' OTAs

    Who will start at linebacker? What about at guard? Will the receivers and quarterback all get on the same page in time for the regular season? We're not any closer to answers on ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 23,586 reads 40 comments

  10. 5 Biggest Takeaways from the New York Jets' OTAs

    There's little doubt in anyone's mind that the New York Jets have improved their roster this offseason. Whether it leads to improved results is another question entirely...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 12,652 reads 14 comments

  11. Dane Fletcher, Brandon Spikes Are Best Backup Plan Patriots Could Hope For

    Being without Jerod Mayo and/or Dont'a Hightower at the start of the 2015 season would be a worst-case scenario for the defending Super Bowl champions...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 11,531 reads 26 comments

  12. Miami Dolphins: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Offense in 2015

    What if I told you that the Miami Dolphins offense was one of the 10 most efficient scoring offenses in the league last year? Yes, 24.3 points per game (11th in the NFL ) is respectable, and it was a huge step up from the 19...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 13,499 reads 51 comments

  13. New England Patriots: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Offense in 2015

    Far be it from anyone to tell the New England Patriots how to run their offense. After all, this is a team that has ranked in the top 10 in points scored in each of the past 11 years and in the top five in each of the past five years...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 11,164 reads 16 comments

  14. New York Jets: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Offense in 2015

    The only way to go is up. The New York Jets have had one of the league's five worst scoring offenses in each of the past three years...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 9,739 reads 16 comments

  15. New England Patriots: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at DE/OLB

    The New England Patriots may be rubbing their lucky rabbit's foot in hopes that their two starting defensive ends—Chandler Jones and Rob Ninkovich —will be ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 9,301 reads 25 comments

  16. Miami Dolphins: Early Rookie Progress Reports

    The offseason workout program has barely begun, but the Miami Dolphins ' rookies have wasted no time in making their first impressions...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 24,416 reads 24 comments

  17. New York Jets: Early Rookie Progress Reports

    The time for offseason additions has come and gone, and now, it's time for the New York Jets to start making some subtractions...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 13,201 reads 17 comments

  18. New York Jets: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Quarterback

    One giant green question mark. You might as well call the New York Jets ' quarterback depth chart an " E. Nygma ." Even where there are answers, there still seem to be questions...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 9,083 reads 18 comments

  19. Miami Dolphins: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Quarterback

    With any luck, the Miami Dolphins ' $77 million investment will play every snap of every game this year. The Dolphins inked quarterback Ryan Tannehill to a four-year extension that makes him the face of the franchise for the foreseeable future...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 7,935 reads 9 comments

  20. New England Patriots: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at QB

    The quarterback position is the foundation on which a franchise is built. In that case, Tom Brady's nickname should probably be "concrete," because the New England Patriots have one of the sturdiest foundations in the NFL ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 10,541 reads 35 comments

  21. How Chan Gailey Can Help Geno Smith Reach Potential in New York

    New York Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey delivered a 1,200-watt vote of confidence in quarterback Geno Smith, shocking the world by effectively ending Smith's competition with Ryan Fitzpatrick before it even began...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 7,467 reads 36 comments

  22. New England Patriots' Depth at Cornerback Will Be Tested in 2015

    Discussing the New England Patriots ' defensive strategy is like reading a "Choose Your Own Adventure." Even when you think you know what you're getting yourself into, you turn the page and suddenly you're stuck in a reptile's petting zoo ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 9,779 reads 23 comments

  23. How Ryan Tannehill Extension Impacts Miami Dolphins' Present and Future

    Quarterback Ryan Tannehill is the present and the future of the Miami Dolphins franchise. Those were the words of Dolphins general manager Dennis Hickey, but Hickey ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 6,368 reads 23 comments

  24. New York Jets OTAs: Latest Player Reports and Analysis

    The New York Jets are one of very few teams that have already opened their organized team activities, and the news is already flying out of Florham Park...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 11,283 reads 17 comments

  25. New England Patriots OTAs: Latest Player Reports and Analysis

    The New England Patriots don't officially open their organized team activities until May 26, so you would think that there wouldn't be much news coming out of Foxborough in the interim...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 8,384 reads 15 comments