1. With 2014 Season Over, Time for Redskins to Evaluate for 2015 and Beyond

    When the Washington Redskins fell to 3-6 nine weeks into the 2012 NFL season, then-head coach Mike Shanahan appeared to be waving a white flag by stating that they'd begin evaluating players for following season ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 8,079 reads 70 comments

  2. Dallas Cowboys Emerging as Best All-Around Team in the NFC

    Hyperbole and football analysis are common bedfellows. Sports are emotional, and we sometimes get carried away with historical comparisons and grandiose predictions based on minuscule samples...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 18,702 reads 56 comments

  3. With Season Hanging by a Thread, Giants Not Putting Enough Faith in Eli Manning

    The New York Giants are running out of time. The NFL season is only seven weeks old, but we're 44 percent of the way to the finish line, and New York is back below .500 after a second consecutive loss to a division rival...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 6,350 reads 63 comments

  4. Giants Can't Use Victor Cruz's Injury as an Excuse

    Eli Manning is more famous, Tom Coughlin wields more power, but there might not be a more popular person within the New York Giants organization than wide receiver Victor Cruz ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,234 reads 18 comments

  5. Dallas Cowboys Defense Might Be About to Get Even Better

    The Dallas Cowboys defense was supposed to be the worst in NFL history. After all, it gave up the third-highest yardage total in league history last year before losing three ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 43,709 reads 70 comments

  6. The Story Behind 7 Plays That Allowed the Cowboys to Upset the Seahawks

    Sunday in Seattle, the Dallas Cowboys put together one of their most impressive performances this century. Sure, it hasn't been an overly successful century for America's Team, but that's still saying a lot...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 9,242 reads 25 comments

  7. Why Dan Bailey Could Be on Track to Become the Best Kicker in NFL History

    With his 100th career field goal on his 110th career attempt Sunday in Seattle , Dan Bailey of the Dallas Cowboys officially became the most accurate placekicker in NFL history...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 11,260 reads 21 comments

  8. Reemergence of LeSean McCoy and Riley Cooper Has the Eagles Back on Track

    I was beginning to worry about LeSean McCoy . Prior to Sunday, running against stacked defensive boxes and behind a depleted offensive line, the Pro Bowl Philadelphia Eagles running back was in the biggest rut of his career...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,014 reads 20 comments

  9. New York Giants Fall Back to Earth in Disastrous Sunday-Night Performance

    The New York Giants will walk away from Sunday night's blowout defeat at the hands of the Philadelphia Eagles more stressed out about the loss of Pro Bowl receiver Victor Cruz than the loss to a division rival...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 3,086 reads 50 comments

  10. Giants RB Andre Williams Could Be in for a Breakout Performance vs. Eagles

    The New York Giants have won three straight games to solidify their status as a contender in the NFC East, but that third victory came at a cost...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 8,766 reads 16 comments

  11. Should the Eagles Be Concerned About Nick Foles?

    One year after he put together one of the most astonishing statistical seasons in NFL history, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles has been nothing more than mediocre during the first five weeks of the 2014 NFL regular season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 17,786 reads 105 comments

  12. Should Hot Start Cause the Cowboys to Extend Jason Garrett, DeMarco Murray?

    The Dallas Cowboys are 4-1 for the first time since the 2008 season. Nobody in football has a better record than them, and no two figures deserve more credit for that than head ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,461 reads 40 comments

  13. Cousins, Redskins Show Signs of Progress in Respectable Performance vs. Seattle

    Even at their best, the Washington Redskins weren't supposed to beat the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 4,833 reads 69 comments

  14. With Tony Romo in a Groove, Sky's the Limit for the 2014 Dallas Cowboys

    Suddenly, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo looks like his old self, rather than his old self. Romo is 34—the fourth-oldest starting quarterback in the NFL —and has undergone two back procedures in the last 18 months...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 15,501 reads 82 comments

  15. New York Giants Proving to Have the Ability to Compete into January

    It appears I was wrong about the New York Giants . It appears a lot of us were. Winners of three straight and above the ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 24,585 reads 177 comments

  16. New York Giants Getting Healthy Just in Time for Tough Stretch

    In a matter of two weeks, the New York Giants have completely flipped the script on their 2014 season. A team many considered a write-off after an embarrassing 0-2 start has ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,362 reads 19 comments

  17. Could DeMarco Murray Actually Make a Run at the Single-Season Rushing Record?

    On Thursday, running back DeMarco Murray became the first member of the Dallas Cowboys to be named NFC Offensive Player of the Month since quarterback Tony Romo earned ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 21,330 reads 32 comments

  18. Just How Bad Has the Eagles Offensive Line Become?

    Quarterback Nick Foles hasn't been the same, running back LeSean McCoy and wide receiver Riley Cooper have disappeared and Pro Bowl wideout DeSean Jackson is long gone...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 7,529 reads 32 comments

  19. How the New York Giants Offensive Line Went from Liability to Asset in Two Weeks

    Quarterback Eli Manning has become more comfortable, more accurate, more poised. The running game has taken off in a major way. Even the much-maligned, depleted defense has tightened up with only 31 points allowed in Weeks 3 and 4...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 7,541 reads 35 comments

  20. Can Kirk Cousins, Redskins Offense Fix Problems Before It's Too Late?

    A month into the 2014 NFL regular season, only two quarterbacks have had a four-interception game and only seven have posted a single-game passer rating under 55.0...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 6,229 reads 44 comments

  21. Cowboys Defense Exceeding Expectations, Putting Dallas in Position to Win Games

    Written off by almost everybody in the football world before the 2014 NFL regular season even started, the constantly-maligned Dallas Cowboys are legitimate contenders in the NFC East...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 7,128 reads 15 comments

  22. Does Cowboys Running Back DeMarco Murray Have a Fumbling Problem?

    The Dallas Cowboys have a lot to thank DeMarco Murray for. They likely wouldn't have been in contention all the way until Week 17 last year if Murray hadn't averaged ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 15,110 reads 43 comments

  23. Kirk Cousins Proves He's Got a Long Way to Go to Become Redskins' Savior

    The Washington Redskins had a great girlfriend. It looked like a match made in heaven. But the relationship began to sour just beyond that infamous one-year hump ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 28,117 reads 150 comments

  24. If Cowboys Truly Are Contenders, They'll Have to Beat the Saints Sunday Night

    It's been 13 weeks—dating back to last season, of course — since the Dallas Cowboys last beat a team that had a winning record...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 10,530 reads 62 comments

  25. For Manning's Giants, There May Be Light at the End of the Tunnel After All

    Is it possible that it all just suddenly clicked? After all of the preseason tumult and the heavy criticism fans and the media launched at the New York Giants and their brand-new ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 9,163 reads 30 comments