1. NFL1000: The Biggest Underachievers of the 2017 Season

    Nobody wants to be an underachiever in the NFL , but it happens, and there are several possible reasons. At certain positions, the ability to process high levels of information at top speed is of premium importance...

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  2. NFL1000: The Biggest Overachievers of the 2017 Season

    When we talk about overachievers in the NFL , there are several different ways to come to that conclusion about a player. It could be someone who was an afterthought in the draft and had to go through several teams before he found his ideal home...

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  3. NFL1000 Week 14 Notebook: Are the Green Bay Packers Super Bowl Contenders?

    The biggest story of Week 14's Sunday was the potential season-ending knee injury that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz suffered...

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  4. NFL1000: Early Look at the Top Players in 2018 NFL Free Agency

    We're in the middle of another holiday season, but if you ask NFL executives when the real gifts roll in, it's at the start of every new league year in March. Then, nearly two months before the draft, the bidding can start for free agents...

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  5. NFL1000 Week 13 Notebook: Is Jimmy Garoppolo the Answer for the 49ers?

    Week 13 brought clarity to what at times has been a confusing 2017 NFL season. The Minnesota Vikings and New Orleans Saints raised their records to 10-2 and 9-3, respectively, with convincing wins over the Atlanta Falcons and Carolina Panthers...

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  6. NFL1000: Every NFL Team's Worst Offseason Move

    Famed basketball coach John Wooden was fond of saying "Success is never final, and failure is never fatal." It's an adage that works for any sport, including the full-contact sport called life...

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  7. NFL1000 Week 12 Notebook: You Won't Believe What Tom Brady Is Doing This Season

    Thanksgiving Day's triple-header established the Vikings as the team to beat in the NFC...until the Philadelphia Eagles welcomed the Chicago Bears into Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday ...

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  8. NFL1000: The Secrets Behind the Biggest Surprises of This Season

    Every NFL season has its share of surprises, both good and bad. In 2016, who would have expected the Oakland Raiders and Dallas Cowboys would have not only found relevance but established ...

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  9. NFL1000 Week 11 Notebook: Why Doesn't the NFL Like Tyrod Taylor?

    In Week 11, Sunday's action seemed to be about which teams wanted to separate themselves from the middle of the pack...

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  10. NFL1000: New Schemes Infiltrating the NFL

    The NFL is a constant game of "Can you top this?" for coaches and play-designers. There is a zone blitz for every West Coast offense and a 46 defense for every run-and-shoot...

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  11. NFL1000: Every Team's Most Improved Player

    There are as many reasons for drastic improvements in player performance from one season to the next as there are players who achieve that feat...

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  12. NFL1000 Week 10 Notebook: Are the Saints Winning in Spite of Drew Brees?

    Week 10 of the 2017 season featured just one game in which both teams had a winning record—the 6-2 New Orleans Saints and the 5-3 Buffalo Bills ...

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  13. NFL1000: How Struggling Rookies Can Avoid Bust Label

    No matter how great you were in college, the transition to the NFL is fierce and difficult. If you're a quarterback, the pressure you're facing (literally and figuratively) is at least twice as fast and ferocious...

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  14. NFL1000 Week 9 Notebook: These Ain't Your Daddy's Saints

    In every NFL season, the league becomes a war of attrition as the year wears on. Going into Week 9 of the 2017 campaign, several teams are dealing with major quarterback issues without any clear solution...

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  15. NFL1000: 1 Free Agent Each Team Should Already Be Thinking About

    Long-term success in the NFL is built on consistently drafting the right players for your schemes. If free agency is used as more of a roster-filler than a panacea for bad drafts, it can put a team over the top...

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  16. NFL1000: Ranking the Top 100 NFL Players at Midseason

    When we talk about the greatest players in the NFL at any given time, there are several parameters to consider. Some players are buttressed by their schemes. Some are held to higher expectations by those around them...

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  17. NFL1000 Week 8 Notebook: The Man Behind the Atlanta Falcons' Decline

    Defense has taken the lead through most of the 2017 NFL season, but you wouldn't know that by watching the Seahawks and Texans on Sunday afternoon...

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  18. NFL1000: Biggest Disappointments at Midseason

    Disappointment factors into every season for every NFL team, even the eventual Super Bowl winner. The NFL is based on high expectations; therefore, the NFL to a degree is designed to let you down...

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  19. NFL1000: Midseason NFL Rookie Rankings and Review

    As much as teams do comprehensive research on draft prospects and estimate how they'll fit various schemes, they never know how a rookie is going to impact their franchise until he hits the field and has to face the realities of the NFL ...

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  20. NFL1000 Week 7 Notebook: Why Isn't Christian McCaffrey Panning Out?

    Week 7 provided a host of unexpected results. We did not expect, for example, the previously invisible Amari Cooper to go off against the Kansas City Chiefs defense Thursday night, ...

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  21. NFL1000 Week 7 Weekend Preview: Texans Are the Next Evolution of NFL Offenses

    The marquee game for Week 7 of the 2017 NFL season is the Super Bowl LI rematch between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons...

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  22. NFL1000 Week 6 Notebook: Can Brett Hundley Be 'The Guy' in Green Bay?

    The big news from Week 6 is the broken collarbone that could end Aaron Rodgers ' season and the Green Bay Packers' postseason hopes with it. But there were many other stories to make this one of the more interesting game weeks in a while...

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  23. NFL1000 Week 6 Weekend Preview: Texans Defensive Line Is in Serious Trouble

    While three NFL teams—the Cleveland Browns, New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers—stand at 0-5 with their seasons effectively over outside of the evaluation phase, ...

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  24. NFL1000 Week 5 Notebook: Is It Time for Browns to Move On from DeShone Kizer?

    There are certain irrefutable truths in the NFL . One of them seems to be that at least once per game, Aaron Rodgers will do something no other quarterback can possibly do...

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  25. NFL1000: Week 5 Weekend Preview

    After four games, we start to get a good idea of which teams are for real, which teams need help and which teams already need to think about next year's draft...

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