1. Why Is Robert Griffin III Struggling so Much?

    Robert Griffin III just isn't himself. He's had his moments this season, but those rare glimpses of the 2012 rookie sensation haven't been sustainable...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 13,829 reads 87 comments

  2. How Far Can Chip Kelly, Nick Foles Lead the Philadelphia Eagles?

    On Sunday, the Philadelphia Eagles officially became the team to beat in the NFC East. Chip Kelly's squad had already been playing well and gaining momentum, but it hadn't won at home since last September or three straight games since 2011...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 29,691 reads 173 comments

  3. Is the New York Giants Defense Really This Good?

    Sure, the New York Giants offense has slightly curtailed its turnover rate during the last few weeks, and rediscovering balance with the return of Andre Brown has helped, too, but ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 15,248 reads 64 comments

  4. Green Bay Packers at New York Giants: Preview and Prediction

    The New York Giants couldn't catch a break during the first six weeks of the 2013 NFL regular season, but they've been in the right place at the right time quite often ever since...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 7,203 reads 8 comments

  5. Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Preview and Prediction

    The Philadelphia Eagles haven't won a home game since Sept. 30, 2012, going 0-10 in that span. The Jacksonville Jaguars are the only other NFL team that has won fewer than four home games since the start of the 2012 season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 4,705 reads 6 comments

  6. Tracing Nick Foles' Path from Texas to the Top Spot on Philly's QB Depth Chart

    There are more than 37,000 public and private high schools in the United States, according to the U.S. Dept. of Education , and only 32 starting quarterbacks in the NFL , but two of those quarterbacks came from the same high school in Texas...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 32,403 reads 74 comments

  7. So, What's Wrong with the Dallas Cowboys Offense?

    Everybody's talking about the Dallas Cowboys defense, which has been torn apart by injuries and is on pace to threaten all-time records in yardage allowed...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 14,021 reads 80 comments

  8. New York Giants Cornerback Terrell Thomas Refuses to Go Away

    To become an NFL football player, you have to defy the odds. But New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas has beaten much longer odds to keep his career alive...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 7,562 reads 14 comments

  9. Breaking Down the Dallas Cowboys' Defensive Collapse

    The Dallas Cowboys defense was already indisputably bad entering Sunday night's road matchup with the New Orleans Saints , and then it surrendered 49 points along with an NFL ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 7,639 reads 67 comments

  10. Wheels About to Fall off Yet Again for the Depleted Dallas Cowboys

    The Dallas Cowboys technically lead the NFC East thanks to a head-to-head tiebreaker advantage over the Philadelphia Eagles , but I can't remember there ever being less hope for a division-leading team 10 weeks into an NFL season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 19,202 reads 240 comments

  11. Dallas Cowboys vs. New Orleans Saints: Preview and Prediction

    The Dallas Cowboys fell short of making a statement five weeks ago when they fell to the Denver Broncos 51-48. They'll have a new opportunity to do so Sunday night when they play the 6-2 New Orleans Saints in the Superdome ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 21,212 reads 95 comments

  12. Philadelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers: Preview & Prediction

    It seems like it's been quite a while since luck was on the Philadelphia Eagles ' side. Philly's offense was ravaged by injuries last season, and there was that whole Dream Team thing that backfired the year before...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 12,254 reads 40 comments

  13. What the Dallas Cowboys Have to Do in Order to Get Back on Track

    Yes, the Dallas Cowboys have won three of their last four games, and without a last-minute collapse in Detroit, they'd be riding a four-game winning streak. But something is off with America's Team right now...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 1,742 reads 2 comments

  14. Oakland Raiders vs. New York Giants: Preview and Prediction

    The New York Giants are a home victory over the Oakland Raiders away from moving out of last place in the NFC East...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 1,743 reads 5 comments

  15. Alfred Morris Feels for Jonathan Martin, Suggests Killing Bullies with Kindness

    The Washington Redskins fell to 3-6 Thursday night in Minnesota, coming up short on a last-minute drive that could have forced overtime...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 3,065 reads 5 comments

  16. Don't Blame Robert Griffin III for Washington Redskins' Struggles

    You know the age-old quarterback dichotomy: When your team wins, you usually get too much of the credit. When your team loses, you usually take too much of the blame...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 9,296 reads 147 comments

  17. New York Giants Will Also Need Andre Brown to Step Up

    On Thursday, the B/R NFC East blog appealed to New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning to don his superhero cape . Regardless of whether Manning saw our bat signal, let's note that every superhero needs a good sidekick...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 3,915 reads 8 comments

  18. Terribly Inconsistent Washington Redskins Can't Be Taken Seriously

    You can't count the Washington Redskins out, but that's only because the NFC East is the flimsiest division in the NFL ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 10,472 reads 80 comments

  19. Washington Redskins vs. Minnesota Vikings: Preview & Prediction

    The Minnesota Vikings aren't as good as the Washington Redskins , but that doesn't mean the 'Skins won't have problems Thursday night in Minnesota...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 2,853 reads 6 comments

  20. Time for Eli Manning to Play Superhero Once More

    I like to think of Eli Manning as an NFL superhero. That's because, with help from sidekicks like Justin Tuck, Jason Pierre-Paul, Plaxico Burress and Victor Cruz , he has saved ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 5,608 reads 25 comments

  21. Debating Geno Smith vs. Eli Manning as New York's Best Quarterback

    Eli Manning and Geno Smith are in separate but parallel spotlights powered by billion-watt bulbs. That's life as a starting NFL quarterback in the city of New York. That, though, is about all they have in common...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 1,023 reads 2 comments

  22. Midseason Stats That Matter: Washington Redskins

    For the second straight year, the Washington Redskins have hit the midseason mark at 3-5. Last season, they battled back to win the NFC East, so we're not ruling anything out as they kick off the second half of the year Thursday in Minnesota ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 1,560 reads 10 comments

  23. Midseason Stats That Matter: Philadelphia Eagles

    The roller-coaster ride continues for the Philadelphia Eagles . As Chip Kelly's wild first year enters its 10th week, let's take a lot at some of the most relevant and significant stats surrounding this Philly team...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 4,129 reads 16 comments

  24. Midseason Stats That Matter: New York Giants

    The first half of the 2013 NFL regular season was far from easy on the New York Giants and their fans. Let's relive the pain by reflecting on some numbers that help explain the state of the Giants entering the second half of the year...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 1,733 reads 6 comments

  25. Midseason Stats That Matter: Dallas Cowboys

    As we jump into the second half of the 2013 NFL regular season, let's take a fresh look at stats that matter regarding the 5-4 Dallas Cowboys , who lead the NFC East by one game with seven to play...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 264 reads 10 comments