1. Dallas Cowboys Have Nothing to Lose with Veteran Platoon at Middle Linebacker

    This isn't disputable: The Dallas Cowboys need to replace Sean Lee at middle linebacker. Lee, of course, is out for the entire 2014 season after tearing the ACL in his left knee...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 10,613 reads 34 comments

  2. Time for the New York Giants to Reach out to Jermichael Finley

    Over the next few weeks, you're going to hear a lot about potential starting tight ends already on the New York Giants roster, and a lot of the talk is going to be good...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 25,142 reads 37 comments

  3. Cowboys Smart to Take Their Time with Bryant Deal, but There's No Right Answer

    Nobody will dispute the notion that, relative to the market, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is worth a hell of a lot more than the $1.78 million salary he's due in 2014...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 4,063 reads 13 comments

  4. Do the Washington Redskins Have the NFL's Best Receiving Corps?

    How quickly do things change in this league? Two years ago, the Washington Redskins were in desperate need of receivers. Sure, they also needed a quarterback, but they took care of that in the draft...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 18,151 reads 208 comments

  5. Redskins Are Embarrassing Themselves in Desperate Attempt to Defend Their Name

    The Washington Redskins —who are quickly overtaking the Oakland Raiders in the race to become the most farcical, villainous franchise in the National Football League—have ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 16,535 reads 615 comments

  6. Can Odell Beckham Jr. Be Eli Manning's Saving Grace?

    Eli Manning is coming off his worst season as a pro, and the New York Giants are trying to recover from their worst campaign in nearly a decade...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 9,155 reads 40 comments

  7. We're About to Witness Why the Cowboys Can't Afford to Give Up on Sean Lee

    When the Rob Ryan era ended in Dallas 16 months ago, the top four players on a defense that ranked in the bottom 10 in terms of points allowed and turnovers forced were DeMarcus Ware, Anthony Spencer, Jason Hatcher and Sean Lee ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 6,642 reads 19 comments

  8. How Can Morris Claiborne Avoid Becoming a Bust in 2014?

    The Dallas Cowboys have been strapped for salary-cap space for several years running, yet Dallas has stayed competitive thanks partially to some solid drafting...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 7,071 reads 28 comments

  9. Losing Kyle Orton Won't Hurt the Dallas Cowboys

    Only in Texas do NFL teams wind up in standoffs with backup quarterbacks, and it appears that's the case right now as the Dallas Cowboys try to work things out with Kyle Orton ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 26,967 reads 58 comments

  10. What Are the Odds Anthony Spencer Makes a Successful Comeback?

    This spring, Anthony Spencer spent about six weeks lingering on the free-agent market before finally signing a team-friendly one-year contract to return to the Dallas Cowboys , ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 13,555 reads 30 comments

  11. Why Jason Pierre-Paul Is the Key for the 2014 New York Giants

    You're familiar with the popular adage about not being able to win in the modern-day NFL without a good quarterback, but the same philosophy basically holds true with pass-rushers...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 9,116 reads 31 comments

  12. Is LeSean McCoy the NFL's Best Running Back?

    In the football world, there's long been a near unanimous notion that Adrian Peterson is the NFL 's best running back. But LeSean McCoy of the Philadelphia Eagles quite literally has something to say about that...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 46,345 reads 799 comments

  13. Can Jordan Matthews, Josh Huff Cause Eagles Fans to Forget About DeSean Jackson?

    No single man can replace what the Philadelphia Eagles lost when they released three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver DeSean Jackson earlier this offseason...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 9,662 reads 148 comments

  14. Dallas Cowboys Won't Miss Miles Austin

    Miles Austin 's eight-year tenure as a member of the Dallas Cowboys has come to an end. The Cleveland Browns ' official website indicates that the 29-year-old wide receiver, ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 19,156 reads 59 comments

  15. Are the Giants Smart to Put All of Their Eggs in Damontre Moore's Basket?

    In the last two years, the New York Giants have lost Osi Umenyiora and Justin Tuck, both of whom currently rank in the top six on the franchise's all-time sack list...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 15,467 reads 42 comments

  16. The Dallas Cowboys Quietly Have Built 1 of the NFL's Best Offensive Lines

    If the NFL needed a motto—and it most certainly does not —it would only be appropriate if the league identified itself first and foremost as a society in which rags can turn to riches at an unparalleled speed...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 27,658 reads 107 comments

  17. Despite What They May Believe, the Giants Still Desperately Need a Tight End

    Many expected the New York Giants would select a tight end—specifically, North Carolina 's Eric Ebron —in the first round of the 2014 NFL draft...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 11,992 reads 57 comments

  18. Breaking Down the NFC East Post-Draft

    A total of 31 players were drafted by the NFC East's four teams between Thursday and Saturday, which gives us our first relatively clear picture of what the Dallas Cowboys, New York ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 27,394 reads 394 comments

  19. Dallas Cowboys 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    Everything you're about to read should be qualified by the fact that it takes several years to fully assess a team's draft performance...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 25,292 reads 59 comments

  20. Washington Redskins 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    It's no secret that it takes several years to fully assess a team's draft performance. Still, with the 2014 NFL draft in the books, we do have a chance to reflect on each of the ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 17,885 reads 45 comments

  21. Philadelphia Eagles 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    It's no secret that it takes several years to fully assess a team's draft performance. Still, with the 2014 NFL draft in the books, we do have a chance to reflect on each of the ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 13,319 reads 64 comments

  22. New York Giants 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    Everything you're about to read should be qualified by the fact that it takes several years to fully assess a team's draft performance...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 17,975 reads 100 comments

  23. Redskins Show Strong Priorities on Day 2 of the NFL Draft

    Everything about the NFL draft is fluid and unpredictable. It's far from cut and dry. In that respect, you can screw up and succeed at the same time...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 4,231 reads 9 comments

  24. Did the Dallas Cowboys Pay Too Big a Price to Draft Demarcus Lawrence?

    Just weeks after the cap-strapped Dallas Cowboys were forced to part ways with a famous pass-rusher named DeMarcus , they made a gutsy move to replace him with a new Demarcus early in the second round of the 2014 NFL draft...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 20,834 reads 99 comments

  25. Giants Make Uncharacteristic Draft Mistake Taking Odell Beckham over DL Help

    While any draft pick has the potential to become a star or a bust, and while none of us know for sure which destiny lies ahead of those picks, the New York Giants still made a poor decision by taking former LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 6,646 reads 91 comments