1. 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 11 months ago 7,135 reads 15 comments

  2. 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 11 months ago 15,295 reads 43 comments

  3. 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 11 months ago 28,124 reads 150 comments

  4. 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 11 months ago 10,531 reads 62 comments

  5. 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 11 months ago 9,164 reads 30 comments

  6. What's Wrong with Riley Cooper in Philadelphia?

    The Philadelphia Eagles have the league's second-highest scoring offense, but something's still been off with that unit three weeks into the 2014 NFL regular season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 13,943 reads 27 comments

  7. Loss of DeAngelo Hall Could Be a Back-Breaker for Washington Redskins

    Early this season, the Washington Redskins defense has quite frequently surpassed expectations. It entered Week 3 ranked tops in the league—albeit on a soft schedule —and that stellar front seven is surrendering only 2...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 3,293 reads 15 comments

  8. Nick Foles Proving to Possess Intangible 'It' Factor Required to Lead Eagles

    Last year, the impact quarterback Nick Foles made during a breakout season with the Philadelphia Eagles was easily measured in quantitative fashion. His 27-2 touchdown-to-interception ratio was the best in NFL history, his passer rating of 119..

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 11,594 reads 33 comments

  9. Despite Loss to Philly, Washington Offense Looks More Complete with Kirk Cousins

    The Washington Redskins weren't supposed to win on Sunday. Without their so-called franchise quarterback, the 'Skins were on the road facing a Philadelphia Eagles team that had ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 24,507 reads 212 comments

  10. For Cowboys to Stay Afloat, Offensive Focus Will Have to Shift to DeMarco Murray

    The Dallas Cowboys may have a fighting chance. A week ago, it didn't feel as though that was the case, because they were just so banged up on defense and quarterback Tony Romo ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 4,398 reads 10 comments

  11. How Orlando Scandrick's Return Will Impact Cowboys Defense

    For months — even years — it has felt as though the Dallas Cowboys are cursed on defense. So many losses, so many injuries, so many touchdowns surrendered...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 9,586 reads 17 comments

  12. Kirk Cousins May Have What It Takes to Replace RG3 as Redskins Franchise QB

    All we know right now is that Washington Redskins franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III won't be available for several weeks. It could be longer, but the team hasn't been able to release a definitive timeline ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 6,949 reads 60 comments

  13. How Darren Sproles Has Become an Early-Season Eagles MVP

    Last season, only six rookie fifth-round picks had a catch or a carry. The nine offensive skill position players drafted in that round had a total of 18 touchdowns (an average of two each) in 35 total starts (an average of four each)...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 4,365 reads 17 comments

  14. Philadelphia Eagles Don't Need 2013 Version of Nick Foles to Win

    Last year, with the rest of the NFL not knowing what to expect from him in his first semi-full season as a starter, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles posted the single best touchdown-to-interception ratio in NFL history (13...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 7,917 reads 64 comments

  15. Free-Falling Giants Have to Shift Expectations, Redefine Success

    The New York Giants are all too familiar with rock bottom. They spent some time there last September and October...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 3,827 reads 40 comments

  16. Cowboys Finding Formula for Success Behind New-Found Emphasis on Running Game

    It's no secret that the Dallas Cowboys have problems on defense. A unit that last year surrendered the third-highest yardage total in NFL history lost Pro Bowl-caliber starters ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 5,489 reads 15 comments

  17. If Cowboys Don't Get Pressure vs. Titans, They Should Give Michael Sam a Shot

    With a patchwork, no-name defensive line, it was surprising to see the Dallas Cowboys record only a single sack in their Week 1 loss to the San Francisco 49ers ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 13,623 reads 2 comments

  18. Redskins Have a Window to Save Their Season, Starting Sunday in Jacksonville

    Dating back to last November, the Washington Redskins have now lost nine consecutive games. In three of those nine losses, they were held to exactly six points. Four of them were lost by double-digit margins...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 981 reads 4 comments

  19. Jerry Reese Is at the Root of the Problems Plaguing the New York Giants

    The New York Giants are an old-school organization. And being old school goes hand in hand with being loyal, which is why it isn't surprising that the G-Men have a head coach ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 14,775 reads 113 comments

  20. Offensive Line Problems Could Sink the Philadelphia Eagles in 2014

    Even as the Andy Reid era gave way to the Chip Kelly era in Philadelphia, the Eagles knew they had one of the most reliable offensive lines in football. That hasn't changed...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 7,324 reads 23 comments

  21. New York Giants Offense Has Too Many Problems for a Quick Fix

    Anybody who felt a poor preseason offensive showing wasn't necessarily going to carry over into the regular season for the New York Giants is officially wrong...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 7,852 reads 44 comments

  22. New-Look Giants Defense Lacks Teeth in Season-Opening Loss

    So long as the New York Giants continue to sputter on the offensive side of the ball, the franchise will continue to draw mediocre results...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 2,836 reads 16 comments

  23. Can Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys Offense Fix What's Broken?

    Was this just one of those days for Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo ? We know he's had a few of 'em...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 9,691 reads 62 comments

  24. Despite Decent Showing in Week 1 Loss, Cowboys Defense Has Long Way to Go

    This much can't be disputed: The Dallas Cowboys are in big trouble. They looked utterly incompetent to kick off the season Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers , falling behind ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 3,323 reads 21 comments

  25. Texans Defensive Front Provides Ideal Initial Test for New-Look Redskins Offense

    For the majority of his NFL career, Washington Redskins franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III has been running for his life...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 4,100 reads 22 comments