1. The Most Anticipated Athletes of the 2014 Scouting Combine

    One of the more anticipated events leading up to the draft, giving us just enough football to not go crazy, is the drama-filled media circus known as the NFL Scouting Combine, held in Indianapolis each year...

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  2. NFL Draft: How Scouting Opponents Supplemented for My Lack of Physical Ability

    Breaking down talent in football is a messy business. Even the best and the brightest on draft day have a high rate of failure when it comes to predicting how a prospect’s skills will translate to the NFL ...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 6 months ago 6,263 reads 13 comments

  3. 2014 NFL Free Agents: Ranking the Best Bargain Players on the Market

    Normally around this time of year, many NFL teams are more than willing to bend over backwards to sign that over-priced marquee free agent thinking he is the last piece to their Super Bowl puzzle...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 6 months ago 47,060 reads 60 comments

  4. 2014 NFL Draft: Which Late-Risers Could Climb to the 1st Round?

    Every year some unexpected prospect that nobody saw coming leaps into the first round and throws everyone for a loop. Though it's nearly impossible to predict who those players might be this year, I figured why not try and attempt it anyway...

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  5. NFL Free Agency 2014: Re-Rankings of the Top 10 Players at Every Position

    Although the draft is the best way to build the core of a football team, signing the right free agent can provide a much-needed boost to a team looking to fill holes quickly...

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  6. Players with the Most at Stake in Super Bowl XLVIII

    Every single individual involved with either organization playing in Super Bowl XLVIII has a lot at stake. The winner will take with them a life-long honor that only a select few will ever experience...

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  7. Marshawn Lynch: The Man Behind Beast Mode

    First off, allow me to apologize in advance if this article implies any true understanding of who Marshawn Lynch is...

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  8. Super Bowl XLVIII: Highlighting Title Game's Key Rookies

    Of the two teams competing in the Super Bowl, the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos, only one rookie of the bunch assumes a starting role with his respective franchise. It’s also worth noting this role was only recently acquired...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 6 months ago 10,778 reads 12 comments

  9. Super Bowl XLVIII: Legacy Watch for Title Game's Key Players

    The biggest entertainment event in the country is set to take place outdoors in East Rutherford, N.J., on Sunday at 6:25 p.m. ET...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 6 months ago 27,534 reads 64 comments

  10. NFL Conference Championships: What to Watch for in Sunday's Games

    You better get your popcorn ready and find a comfortable seat, because this Sunday is set to be a historic day of playoff football. We could very well witness the final postseason showdown between Tom Brady and Peyton Manning ...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 6 months ago 55,233 reads 203 comments

  11. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: An Early Look at the Entire 1st Round

    With a ton of elements yet to fall into place, this way-too-early look at how the first round could shake out will give plenty of hopeful fans something to cheer, yell and scream about even if their teams were eliminated from action weeks ago...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 3,717 reads 9 comments

  12. 2014 NFL Draft: An Early Look at Under-the-Radar Gems

    With the college football season officially over, it’s time to dive headfirst into 2014’s hidden gems of the NFL draft...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 28,151 reads 27 comments

  13. NFL Free Agency 2014: An Early Look at This Year's Strongest, Weakest Positions

    NFL free agency is now just a few months away as the playoffs shift gears into the divisional round. For teams who are already eliminated, they can get a head start on preparing for the rush of available talent via free agency...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 65,768 reads 118 comments

  14. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Predicting the Entire First Round

    It’s never too early to roll out a 2014 NFL mock draft —n ot even if it comes before a single playoff game has been decided...

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  15. Final 2013 NFL Season QB Power Rankings

    With Week 17 now officially in the books, the NFL 's wild regular season has come to a close. 2013 saw record-breaking performances by newcomers bursting onto the scene ready to bring about a new era in NFL quarterbacking...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 36,309 reads 187 comments

  16. What to Watch For in NFL Week 17

    With one week remaining in what has been a thoroughly entertaining NFL regular season, several intriguing storylines could determine which teams will be playing in January...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 22,730 reads 44 comments

  17. Updated QB Power Rankings After NFL Week 16

    With one more week of regular-season action left to be played, the QB power rankings are just about finalized. This is also true for the NFL 's playoff picture...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 10,093 reads 27 comments

  18. What to Watch for in NFL Week 16

    With the playoffs just on the horizon, the drama surrounding Week 16 in the NFL is heating up fast. What warms the winter chill out of our frosty, tailgating bones better than the ...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 26,989 reads 38 comments

  19. Best-, Worst-Case Playoff Scenarios for Every NFL Playoff Contender

    In the cold weather which envelopes NFL battlefields during playoff time, stopping the run becomes paramount. Those teams equipped with capable running games and defenses that can shut down opposing running attacks should have a decided advantage...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 7 months ago 48,666 reads 203 comments

  20. Updated QB Power Rankings After NFL Week 15

    Shall we take a look at how the quarterback landscape has changed across the NFL in Week 15? Sure, why not. This was an interesting and high-scoring week of NFL action...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 8 months ago 18,086 reads 81 comments

  21. What to Watch for in NFL Week 15

    Week 15 storylines in the NFL have some rather bizarre twists and turns to say the least. As the playoff picture becomes more defined, some teams are facing must-win situations...

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  22. 2014 NFL Draft: Surveying This Year's Top Quarterback Prospects

    As the NFL season begins to wind down and head into postseason action, some teams are already looking ahead for the next great franchise quarterback...

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  23. Updated QB Power Rankings After NFL Week 14

    It was a weekend of wild weather and fantastic finishes as Week 14 was officially entered into the record books. The arctic blast appears to have turned the entire northern territory into a giant snow globe...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 8 months ago 15,893 reads 118 comments

  24. What to Watch For in NFL Week 14

    The storylines are aplenty heading into Week 14 of the NFL season. Two of the best rookie quarterbacks go head-to-head. Peyton Manning gets a chance to prove his critics wrong by winning in cold weather...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 8 months ago 13,031 reads 23 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Most Talented Young Players Yet to Emerge in the NFL

    For many, the NFL journey is one of great patience, perseverance and discipline. Often, that road to football stardom is first met with adversity and failure...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 8 months ago 14,853 reads 44 comments