1. Despite Rocky Season, DeSean Jackson Is Still a Premier NFL Game Changer

    DeSean Jackson can still be a force in the NFL, but to be a force he needs a quarterback who can get him the ball and an offensive line that will allow him the time to do so...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 744 reads 0 comments

  2. Five Ways the Giants Offense, Eli Manning Can Get Back to Contender Form

    Eli Manning and the New York Giants looked anemic against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, making some wonder if perhaps it was a Giants home game Sunday or a Jets home game...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 931 reads 6 comments

  3. Can Doug Martin Be Better Than Trent Richardson?

    Trent Richardson and Doug Martin have forged some of the best rookie running games in the NFL this year. Coming out of college it was Richardson, the No. 3 overall pick in the draft, who turned so many heads...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 3,201 reads 4 comments

  4. What Robert Griffin Can Learn from Aaron Rodgers

    Robert Griffin III is often compared to Cam Newton. But the Washington Redskins star says he would rather be compared to the Green Bay Packers ' Aaron Rodgers . Why, you ask? Well, it's the ring, of course...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 881 reads 1 comments

  5. Are the Packers Better off Just Trying to Air It Out?

    Coming off a throw-first, throw-every-down 2011 that ultimately led to their downfall in the playoffs, the Green Bay Packers sought to revamp and re-energize a running game that ranked 27th in the league this past offseason...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 348 reads 2 comments

  6. Power Ranking the Top 5 Candidates Who Can Replace Ron Rivera as Panthers Coach

    The 2012 season was supposed to be the year the Carolina Panthers returned to Super Bowl contender status with an improving defense and a star do-it-all quarterback in Cam Newton ...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 3,317 reads 12 comments

  7. Why Doug Martin Was the Steal of the 2012 NFL Draft

    Doug Martin had his share of skeptics going into the NFL Draft, but as the season approaches its midpoint, no other rookie running back has had the impact that Martin has had on his team...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 3,492 reads 14 comments

  8. Buying or Selling Percy Harvin as NFL's Most Valuable Player?

    Percy Harvin is having a great year, one that at least merits his mention as a possible MVP candidate. But that's where fantasy and reality end. No matter how great Harvin has been, he will not, cannot and should not win the MVP...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 405 reads 1 comments

  9. Breaking Down the Giants vs. Cowboys Rivalry During the Eli Manning Era

    When Eli Manning and the New York Giants renew their rivalry with the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday they will do so with history on their side. At least recent history...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 3,625 reads 4 comments

  10. What Improvements Can Cam Newton Make to Take the Next Step?

    Cam Newton ’s sophomore slump continues as the Carolina Panthers (1-5) lost another close one Sunday, this time 19-14 to the Dallas Cowboys (3-3). Newton was efficient, going 21-37 for 233 yards and one touchdown and an interception...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 433 reads 1 comments

  11. Does Terrelle Pryor Have a Realistic Shot at Serious Playing Time in 2012?

    At 2-4, the Oakland Raiders are going nowhere in 2012, and their starting quarterback, Carson Palmer , is arguably on the downside of his career...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 3,919 reads 18 comments

  12. Buying or Selling Trent Richardson Being Benched for Play, Not Injury

    Trent Richardson struggled so much in the first half at Lucas Oil Stadium that Cleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur sat him for the second half of the Browns' 17-13 loss to Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts ...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 532 reads 8 comments

  13. Making the Case for Eli Manning as NFL's Best QB

    After being outplayed by rookie Robert Griffin III for much of Sunday's matchup, some might find it odd to argue that Eli Manning is the best quarterback in the NFL ...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 4,341 reads 36 comments

  14. If Tim Tebow Demands Offseason Trade, Which Teams Should Listen?

    Tim Tebow may go down as the bust many scouts predicted he would be. He may go down as the only backup NFL quarterback to host a press conference when he arrives in town...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 3,124 reads 7 comments

  15. Is Cam Newton's Sophomore Slump Being Overblown?

    Is Cam Newton’s sophomore slump being blown out of proportion or should the Carolina Panthers be concerned? That's the question Carolina fans now have had nearly two weeks ...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 729 reads 1 comments

  16. Why the Giants Defense Is More Than Ready for Robert Griffin III, Redskins

    The New York Giants played about as perfect a football game as possible in Sunday's 26-3 dismantling of the San Francisco 49ers ...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 1,744 reads 7 comments

  17. How Eli Manning Can and Will Torch the Redskins Secondary in Key NFC Matchup

    The New York Giants are coming off their most complete game of the year, a 26-3 demolition of the San Francisco 49ers ...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 2,521 reads 15 comments

  18. Why Fans, Media Should Worry About Cam Newton

    Cam Newton is in the midst of a classic sophomore slump. As much as he wowed us in 2011, he has disappointed in 2012. Newton has looked lost, bewildered at times, simply overwhelmed...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 737 reads 7 comments

  19. Does Russell Wilson Deserve Leeway, or Does Matt Flynn Negate Breathing Room?

    After a couple of shaky Sundays, many fans of the Seattle Seahawks have begun calling for Matt Flynn to replace rookie quarterback Russell Wilson behind center...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 2,722 reads 52 comments

  20. Green Bay Packers: Weighing the Pros and Cons of Trading Greg Jennings

    The Green Bay Packers have three weeks to listen to feelers for star wideout Greg Jennings before the Oct. 30th trade deadline. If they keep Jennings they get nothing for him next year, as he's in the last year of his contract...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 5,036 reads 13 comments

  21. Giants vs. 49ers: 10 Keys to the Game for New York

    When the New York Giants faced the San Francisco 49ers in last year's NFC Championship Game, the Giants defense was at the top of its game, and the Niners struggled, making key turnovers...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 3,665 reads 22 comments

  22. What Cedric Benson's Injury Means for Green Bay Packers' Offense

    The Green Bay Packers offense was already underperforming this year. Now, Aaron Rodgers and the gang need to do their thing without the main cog in their running game, Cedric Benson ...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 2,503 reads 3 comments

  23. Power Ranking the Most Devastating Injuries of 2012 NFL Season

    Every NFL season has a host of devastating injuries. In the last few years, star quarterbacks such as Tom Brady and Peyton Manning have missed entire seasons, as have some of the league's biggest stars on defense...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 1,642 reads 1 comments

  24. Atlanta Falcons: 4 Teams That Pose Serious Threat to Perfect Season

    Undefeated through five games for the first time in team history, you can't help but wonder what it will take for the Atlanta Falcons to run the table...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 5,935 reads 13 comments

  25. Seattle Seahawks vs. Carolina Panthers: Final Game Grades and Analysis

    The Seattle Seahawks (3-2) beat the Carolina Panthers (1-4) by a score of 16-12 after rookie quarterback Russell Wilson out-dueled last year's rookie of the year Cam Newton and Seattle survived three third-quarter turnovers...

    Lou Rom Written by Lou Rom about almost 2 years ago 1,351 reads 4 comments