1. Contenders or Pretenders Through Week 4 of the 2012 NFL Season

    Through the first month of the NFL season, we've seen some teams surprise and some teams disappoint. As always, the league provides us with endless opportunities to speculate which ...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 21,363 reads 153 comments

  2. NFL Coaches on the Hot Seat Heading into Week 5

    Yes, we're heading into Week 5 of the NFL season, but there are some coaches that are heading toward a pink slip sooner rather than later. One of guys who seems to always be on our hot seat list is Pat Shurmur ...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 14,723 reads 15 comments

  3. Worst NFL Defenses in Week 4

    Defense . Noun resistance against attack; protection. something that defends, as a fortification, physical or mental quality On Monday, some NFL head coaches will look ...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 1,992 reads 6 comments

  4. Philadelphia Eagles vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Preview and Predictions

    The battle of Pennsylvania resumes in Pittsburgh with two teams going in opposite directions. The Steelers are coming off of a tough road loss in Oakland and had a bye week to think about it...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 15,979 reads 31 comments

  5. Is It Finally 'Tebow Time' for Rex Ryan and the New York Jets?

    When the NFL schedule was released back in April, scores of NFL fans sat down and played some variation of the "when will Tim Tebow take over for Mark Sanchez?" game...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 15,749 reads 234 comments

  6. The Worst Decisions from Week 4 of the NFL

    One of the greatest parts about being a football fan is that we get to pick apart what coaches do after every game and argue about it all week before another game comes along and gives us a whole new set of arguments...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 8,135 reads 8 comments

  7. "Surprising" Minnesota Vikings Just Building on Leslie Frazier's Foundations

    Back in late July, Minnesota Vikings owner Zigy Wilf said , apparently without irony, "I expect to be division champs. I want to be able to fight for the division, as we always did every year, and get better for years to come...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 6,313 reads 19 comments

  8. Denver Broncos vs. New England Patriots Preview and Predictions

    Remember when Peyton Manning versus Tom Brady seemed like a heavyweight championship fight? The NFL promotion machine will try to pump up that storyline this week, but Manning ...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 13,666 reads 28 comments

  9. Green Bay Packers vs. Indianapolis Colts Preview & Predictions

    Andrew Luck and the Colts have had a week to watch some extra tape and make adjustments, but I'm not so sure it will matter much when it comes to keeping Luck's passes away from Charles Woodson...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 9,263 reads 16 comments

  10. Houston Texans vs. New York Jets Previews and Predictions

    The Houston Texans are serious Super Bowl contenders. The New York Jets are a dumpster fire. That about sums up where these teams are, so far, in 2012...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 14,535 reads 61 comments

  11. Buffalo Bills at San Francisco 49ers Preview and Predictions

    After failing to put the New England Patriots away when they had the chance, the Buffalo Bills ended up on the unfortunate end of a beatdown against their division rivals...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 18,752 reads 64 comments

  12. NFL Week 4 Winners and Losers

    If we were to say a few weeks ago that the Minnesota Vikings would be sitting alone in first place in the NFC North, you'd say we were nuts! Believe in the purple, as they are now 3-1 with their 20-13 beating of the Detroit Lions...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 58,331 reads 112 comments

  13. NFL: Grading the Rookie Quarterbacks

    With an unprecedented five rookie starters at the quarterback position to begin the 2012 NFL regular season, this group of signal-callers will, in one way or another, forever be looked at as a group, regardless of how their individual careers play out..

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 32,443 reads 230 comments

  14. Nagler's Never Right: Week 4 Predictions

    Last Week: 6-10 Season: 25-23 Cleveland at Baltimore The Ravens escaped with a win against the Patriots , but Joe Flacco and company will have to guard against ...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 2,312 reads 6 comments

  15. NFL Coaches on the Hot Seat Through Week 3 of the 2012 Season

    Three weeks into the season and there are head coaches who could start to feel the heat under their seat get a little hotter next week, if they haven't felt it already...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 4,078 reads 5 comments

  16. NFL Week 4: New Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay Packers

    If prior to the season you predicted that the Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints would enter this game with a combined 1-5 record, you should head to Vegas. This is the "Who Hates Roger Goodell More?" Bowl...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 9,319 reads 27 comments

  17. Should the NFL Reverse Ruling and Give the Packers a Win?

    Obviously, the NFL won't be reversing the outcome to Monday night's gameā€”but they should. Everyone who isn't a blind Seahawks homer, or Golden Tate, knows the Packers were ...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 4,864 reads 51 comments

  18. Why Seahawks' Hail Mary Win Is the Breaking Point for NFL-NFLRA Negotiations

    That's the one. The image of one referee signaling interception while his counterpart signals touchdown while presiding over the deciding, final play of a nationally televised game ...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 17,281 reads 78 comments

  19. Worst Decisions from Week 3 of the NFL

    Another week in the NFL , another head coach snatches victory from his team (or in this case a chance to win the game in overtime) with the absurd "icing the kicker" timeout...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 4,204 reads 10 comments

  20. Should the NFL Suspend Bill Belichick?

    No one can blame Bill Belichick for grabbing a replacement referee after Sunday night's game. Actually, it wasn't even a grab; it was more of a tug on a passing shoulder...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 16,911 reads 151 comments

  21. NFL Week 4: New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles Preview and Prediction

    After Mike Vick's performance in the desert against the Arizona Cardinals coupled with the clinic put on by Eli Manning and the New York Giants in Carolina , it's easy to fall into the "the Giants should roll" trap when looking at this game...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 16,537 reads 75 comments

  22. NFL Week 4: Chicago Bears at Dallas Cowboys Preview and Predictions

    The Dallas Cowboys sure don't seem to be the team that went into MetLife stadium and beat the defending champs on opening night...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 27,200 reads 249 comments

  23. NFL Week 4: Miami Dolphins at Arizona Cardinals Preview and Prediction

    The Arizona Cardinals put together their most complete game of this young season against the Philadelphia Eagles . The defense was once again smothering and suffocating, and it seems as though they finally found a semblance of NFL quarterback play...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 8,187 reads 72 comments

  24. NFL Week 4: San Francisco 49ers at New York Jets Preview and Prediction

    If ever there was a team that feels like it lost after winning a football game, the New York Jets fit the bill. With superstar cornerback Darrelle Revis out for the year with a torn ACL , the Jets need to regroup as a defense...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 8,376 reads 25 comments

  25. NFL Debate: Should the Philadelphia Eagles Bench Michael Vick?

    After a horrendous performance in the desert, the heat is on in Philadelphia when it comes to the starting quarterback. Michael Vick continued his turnover-prone ways against the Arizona Cardinals...

    Aaron Nagler Written by Aaron Nagler about almost 2 years ago 113 reads 92 comments