1. 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 over 1 year ago 28,177 reads 150 comments

  2. 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 over 1 year ago 10,566 reads 62 comments

  3. 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 over 1 year ago 9,167 reads 30 comments

  4. 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 over 1 year ago 13,959 reads 27 comments

  5. 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 over 1 year ago 3,296 reads 15 comments

  6. 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 over 1 year ago 11,603 reads 33 comments

  7. 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 over 1 year ago 24,530 reads 212 comments

  8. 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 over 1 year ago 4,398 reads 10 comments

  9. 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 over 1 year ago 9,588 reads 17 comments

  10. 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 over 1 year ago 7,023 reads 60 comments

  11. 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 over 1 year ago 4,401 reads 16 comments

  12. 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 over 1 year ago 7,923 reads 64 comments

  13. 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 over 1 year ago 3,833 reads 40 comments

  14. 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 over 1 year ago 5,490 reads 15 comments

  15. 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 over 1 year ago 13,625 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 over 1 year ago 981 reads 4 comments

  17. 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 over 1 year ago 15,348 reads 113 comments

  18. 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 over 1 year ago 7,376 reads 23 comments

  19. 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 over 1 year ago 7,862 reads 44 comments

  20. 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 over 1 year ago 2,839 reads 16 comments

  21. 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 over 1 year ago 9,693 reads 62 comments

  22. 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 over 1 year ago 3,327 reads 21 comments

  23. 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...

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  24. For Dallas Cowboys, Week 1 Matchup with 49ers Can Change Everything

    Nobody—yours truly included —is giving the Dallas Cowboys any love entering the 2014 NFL regular season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 10,993 reads 38 comments

  25. 10 Washington Redskins Predictions for 2014

    Will the real Robert Griffin please stand up? Nobody knows for certain which Griffin we're going to get this season in D.C., which essentially means that nobody knows what to expect from the Washington Redskins in 2014...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 9,197 reads 37 comments