1. 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 2 years ago 43,759 reads 70 comments

  2. 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 2 years ago 9,256 reads 25 comments

  3. 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 2 years ago 12,658 reads 21 comments

  4. 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 2 years ago 5,031 reads 20 comments

  5. 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 2 years ago 3,098 reads 50 comments

  6. 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 2 years ago 8,779 reads 16 comments

  7. 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 2 years ago 17,824 reads 105 comments

  8. 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 2 years ago 5,469 reads 40 comments

  9. 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 2 years ago 4,839 reads 69 comments

  10. 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 2 years ago 15,549 reads 79 comments

  11. 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 2 years ago 24,622 reads 176 comments

  12. 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 2 years ago 5,370 reads 19 comments

  13. 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 2 years ago 21,416 reads 32 comments

  14. 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 2 years ago 7,617 reads 32 comments

  15. 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 2 years ago 7,552 reads 35 comments

  16. 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 2 years ago 6,248 reads 44 comments

  17. 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 2 years ago 7,148 reads 15 comments

  18. 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 2 years ago 16,012 reads 43 comments

  19. 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 2 years ago 28,191 reads 150 comments

  20. 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 2 years ago 10,569 reads 62 comments

  21. 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 2 years ago 9,170 reads 30 comments

  22. 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 2 years ago 13,961 reads 27 comments

  23. 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 2 years ago 3,300 reads 15 comments

  24. 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 2 years ago 11,645 reads 33 comments

  25. 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 2 years ago 24,535 reads 212 comments