1. 1 Storyline to Keep an Eye on for Each NFL Team During OTAs

    There’s no doubt that OTAs and minicamps are the most exhaustively optimistic time of year in the NFL ...

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  2. Biggest NFL Position Battles Developing in OTAs

    With an unparalleled influx of young talent into the NFL this year, thanks in part to the record number of underclassmen who declared for the draft early, competition for jobs is going to be incredibly fierce this summer...

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  3. Schematic Changes That Could Make or Break NFL Teams in 2014

    No other team sport values coaching and strategy more than the NFL does. In this league, a team can make or break its season depending upon which scheme it uses to attack its opponents...

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  4. The Most Surprising Move Every NFL Team Did Not Make This Offseason

    The 2014 NFL offseason saw every team working to implement its surefire team-building strategy in the hopes of making it to the big show in Santa Clara this January. Unfortunately, no general manager is perfect...

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  5. An Insider's Take on How NFL Players Get into Trouble in the Offseason

    An offseason in the NFL is a time where teams urge their players to be careful and make smart decisions. But the perception seems to be that these guys have a hard time avoiding trouble...

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  6. Rookie vs. Rookie Position Battles to Watch in NFL OTAs

    As organized team activities get underway, we examine five rookie competitions that could realistically end up surprising a lot of people, including the coaches who drafted these guys...

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  7. NFL's Stance on Drugs Is Hypocritical and Harmful

    The NFL has a drug problem, but this problem won't show up on any league-sanctioned drug tests. As the pot-smoking epidemic continues to deteriorate the family-like image of ...

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  8. The Complete Guide to NFL Offseason Workouts

    The NFL offseason workout schedule is in full swing now that the NFL draft is behind us. This provides us with a first look at promising rookies and high-priced veterans showing off their new team colors...

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  9. The Biggest Hole Every NFL Team Still Must Fill After the Draft

    With the 2014 NFL draft over, rosters are fleshed out and early depth charts are being established. Yet, every team still has at least some holes left unfilled...

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  10. 2014 Win/Loss Predictions for Every NFL Team Post-Draft

    Now that the 2014 NFL draft is over, the main ingredients for each team's roster are finally in place. With that being the case, it’s time to project the win-loss records of every NFL team for the coming season...

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  11. NFL Draft 2014: Burning Questions for Day 2

    After months of anticipation and an endless supply of conjecture, we finally have the first round of the 2014 NFL draft in the books...

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  12. 2014 NFL Draft: Breaking Down This Year's Loaded QB Class

    Although the 2014 NFL draft is lacking the star-studded luster of the 2012 draft that included Andrew Luck , Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson , it certainly is not without its intriguing superstars...

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  13. Highlighting the Biggest Surprises of the 2014 NFL Draft Process

    The 2014 NFL draft has been ripe with juicy stories. Some of these stories have been more substance-based than others, but it certainly hasn't been a boring NFL offseason...

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  14. 2014 NFL Draft: Biggest Game-Changing Prospects Flying Under the Radar

    With roughly one week left till all the speculation surrounding the NFL draft is finally laid to rest, this slideshow highlights some of 2014’s most under-the-radar prospects who could become big-time players for their teams...

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  15. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Every Team's Best 1st-Round Fit

    Before we dive into this potentially controversial NFL mock draft, it’s important to understand that I made the selections throughout this slideshow based on my personal preferences for prospects and team fits...

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  16. 2014 NFL Draft: Immediate Solutions for Teams in Need of Pass Rush

    In a league where the rules are heavily slanted to favor the passing game, it's become more imperative than ever to stock up on the very guys who can get to the quarterback before he can throw it...

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  17. Jadeveon Clowney Is the Definition of Once-in-a-Generation Draft Talent

    With the 2014 NFL draft only weeks away, the No. 1 overall selection remains up for grabs. But of all the potential candidates, none are as rare or as physically gifted as Jadeveon Clowney ...

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  18. 2014 NFL Draft: Highlighting the Most Explosive Options in the Return Game

    If the NFL will allow these young draft prospects to continue their profession beyond 2014 without any additional rule changes to the kicking game, we might be able to enjoy some really explosive kick returners in the years to come...

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  19. Is the Rest of the NFL Still Trying to Catch Up to Seattle Seahawks?

    With the impressive combination of youth and depth on their side, is there any team in the NFL that has caught up to the Seattle Seahawks ? When you’re near or at the ...

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  20. 2014 NFL Draft: Highlighting This Year's Biggest Hitters

    The landscape of the NFL today does not make it easy on guys with a propensity for hard hits. This specialized crop of hard-hitters could also populate a list of guys who are most likely to pay the most money in fines...

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  21. Meet the Most Physically Gifted Prospects of the 2014 Draft

    In order to make it this far, NFL draft prospects have to be among an elite crop of athletes. But when it comes to physical tools, not all NFL hopefuls are built equal. The NFL requires a diverse arsenal of weapons in order to thrive...

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  22. 2014 NFL Draft: Best Fits for This Year's Top Defensive Playmakers

    The 2014 NFL draft is loaded with incredible playmakers on the defensive side of the ball. Each prospect is hoping to land somewhere he can maximize his potential while providing as many opportunities to play as possible...

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  23. 2014 NFL Draft: Why Offensive Linemen Are Valued Highly

    As the 2014 NFL draft approaches, one of the bigger ongoing mysteries in football is trying to accurately peg down the value of an offensive lineman relative to the other positions...

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  24. Julius Peppers vs. Jared Allen: Who Is in Better Position for Super Bowl Run?

    The NFC North redistributed some of its most accomplished veterans on the defensive side of the ball with DE Julius Peppers leaving Chicago to sign with its division foes, the Green ...

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  25. Which Prospects Are Still in Play for the No. 1 Overall Pick in 2014 NFL Draft?

    Nobody really has any idea what these teams are going to do come draft day on May 8. The Houston Texans have the first pick in the 2014 NFL draft for now, but that can all change with the right trade partner...

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