1. How the Philadelphia Eagles Can Replace DeSean Jackson

    The Philadelphia Eagles have rolled the dice in a big way by parting ways with their top receiver, DeSean Jackson . Philadelphia had the league's No. 2-rated offense last season, finishing fourth in points scored...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 8,860 reads 39 comments

  2. Chip Kelly's Eagles Legacy Is Now Firmly Tied to DeSean Jackson's Release

    On the surface, it looks ridiculous. The Philadelphia Eagles release a 27-year-old No. 1 wide receiver coming off a Pro Bowl season in which he had 1,300 yards and nine touchdowns...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 7,214 reads 17 comments

  3. Examining What Henry Melton Brings to the Cowboys' Defense

    If free agency is the Christmas of professional football, Dallas Cowboys fans had one of those years in which they received one big present surrounded by stocking stuffers . Henry Melton is the big gift...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 18,450 reads 29 comments

  4. Mark Sanchez Was the Best Backup QB Option the Eagles Could Have Hoped for

    Michael Vick was absolutely the ideal option to back up Nick Foles in the Philadelphia Eagles ' offensive backfield in 2014...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 14,631 reads 42 comments

  5. Breaking Down the New York Giants' Revamped Secondary

    There isn't a secondary in football that improved as much this offseason as Perry Fewell's unit in New York...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 11,680 reads 25 comments

  6. 2014 NFL Draft: 8 Myths About This Year's Draft

    With free agency already fading in the rearview mirror, an extended 2014 NFL draft season has already begun to grow legs. Rumors are swirling as hype machines churn at faster speeds day by day...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 163,289 reads 117 comments

  7. How Michael Vick Salvaged His Image and Revived His Career in Philadelphia

    There are some people out there—lots of people—who will never forgive Michael Vick . That's their right...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 3,311 reads 9 comments

  8. Dallas Cowboys Should Find a Way to Bring Back Anthony Spencer

    The Dallas Cowboys have displayed a surprising amount of discipline and tact with regard to roster maintenance thus far in free agency...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 19,508 reads 44 comments

  9. Loss of Trademark Would Be Final Straw for Washington Redskins' Name

    Those who defend the Washington Redskins ' right to be called the Washington Redskins despite the fact the name is considered by many—including, um, dictionaries —to be ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 20,982 reads 182 comments

  10. Finding Justin Tuck's Place in New York Giants History

    Just hours apart last week, NFC East rivals Dallas and New York lost their active sack leaders to AFC West counterparts, with DeMarcus Ware escaping the Cowboys to join the Denver ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 4,975 reads 19 comments

  11. 2014 NFL Free Agency: Ranking the Best Value Contracts So Far

    It's all about those guaranteed numbers. Free agency is overrated as whole, as are broad contract values in particular...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 20,391 reads 50 comments

  12. What Should It Take for the Philadelphia Eagles to Trade DeSean Jackson?

    A lot of people laughed when word of a potential DeSean Jackson trade first popped up earlier this month, but now it looks as though it's a real possibility. CSNPhilly...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 17,914 reads 112 comments

  13. Henry Melton's Team-Friendly Deal with Dallas Could Save the Cowboys' Offseason

    This was one of those moments in which the Dallas Cowboys were extremely lucky to be preceded by their reputation...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 23,078 reads 104 comments

  14. Despite Signing Mario Manningham, Giants Must Not Be Done Adding Wide Receivers

    If you think of Mario Manningham strictly as a puzzle piece, the New York Giants ' decision to bring him back from San Francisco makes a lot of sense...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 16,969 reads 53 comments

  15. Giants Sign Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to Cap Stellar Free-Agency Push

    Maybe they're not done yet. Maybe they have another move or two up their sleeve. Right now, it's impossible to tell because these are not your father's New York Giants . Hell, they aren't even your older brother's Giants...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 39,684 reads 89 comments

  16. Brandon Weeden Provides Cowboys with Extra Quarterback Insurance, Nothing More

    Only in the football circus that is Dallas would a first-round pick be backing up a player who wasn't drafted at the quarterback position...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 19,894 reads 62 comments

  17. Finding DeMarcus Ware's Place in Dallas Cowboys History

    I'll give you the No. 1 reason why it will always be difficult to pinpoint DeMarcus Ware 's justified position within the hierarchy of great Dallas Cowboys : 18 of the 20 men in ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 4,148 reads 16 comments

  18. Redskins Smartly Rebuilding the Interior Offensive Line

    Tracy Porter and Jason Hatcher are relatively big names, but an argument could be made that the two most important moves the Washington Redskins have executed since the start ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 39,491 reads 68 comments

  19. New York Giants Better Off Without Aging Justin Tuck

    Justin Tuck did some remarkable things for the New York Giants organization. Hell, if there was such a thing as an MVP runner-up in the Super Bowl, Tuck would have earned that honor twice during his time with the team...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 418 reads 39 comments

  20. Redskins Sign Jason Hatcher: Grading the Move and What It Means for Washington

    The Washington Redskins found themselves in a weird spot as free agency got underway, because the 'Skins very much needed to improve a pass rush that had just 36 sacks despite full seasons from Brian Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan in 2013...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 24,085 reads 122 comments

  21. Redskins Sign Tracy Porter: Grading the Move and What It Means for Washington

    Two days into free agency, the Washington Redskins have seemingly gone out of their way to avoid falling back into old free-spending, star-chasing Redskins habits, despite having money to spend for the first time in several years...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 19,971 reads 136 comments

  22. Sproles, Carroll Could Be Final Pieces as Eagles Become Super Bowl Contenders

    You could argue that they still have to prove they can score like the Denver Broncos , but if the Philadelphia Eagles didn't already have the NFL 's best all-around offense ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 25,573 reads 96 comments

  23. Giants Might Not Have to Look Far or Spend Money to Replace Linval Joseph

    You can't keep 'em all. Or at least not in most cases. With new contracts going out to Rashad Jennings, Geoff Schwartz, J.D. Walton, Jon Beason, Stevie Brown and Trumaine McBride (via NFL ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 13,820 reads 26 comments

  24. Cap-Strapped Cowboys Leaning on Marinelli in Order to Save Jerry Jones Money

    Any hope the Dallas Cowboys had of re-signing the recently released DeMarcus Ware evaporated when Ware became a member of the Denver Broncos on Wednesday...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 14,993 reads 45 comments

  25. By Re-Signing Jon Beason, Giants Show They Know Not to Mess with a Good Thing

    While the New York Giants spend cash on outside free agents in order to transform an offense that was often atrocious in 2013, they continue to smartly address the defense with an "if it ain't broke don't fix it" mentality...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 6,315 reads 34 comments