1. Is Zach Ertz the NFL's Next Big Star at the Tight End Position?

    Since arriving in Philadelphia, Chip Kelly has handpicked plenty of weapons that fit in nicely with his unique, fast-paced offense...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 32,526 reads 225 comments

  2. Why America Hates the Dallas Cowboys

    It seems hating the Dallas Cowboys has become as trendy and as popular as loving them. On the surface, that should surprise nobody. Rene Descartes once said, "It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 57,817 reads 346 comments

  3. Potential New Names for the Washington Redskins

    News broke Wednesday that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has canceled the Washington Redskins trademark registration, ruling that the name is "disparaging to Native Americans...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 321,278 reads 1445 comments

  4. Terrell McClain Could Be a Sleeper on Defense for the Cowboys

    The Dallas Cowboys are in a tough spot having to replace top 2013 defenders Sean Lee, DeMarcus Ware and Jason Hatcher ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 10,499 reads 10 comments

  5. Quicker Release Could Be the Key for Nick Foles in 2014

    You'd really have to dig deep to find fault with what Nick Foles did for the Philadelphia Eagles last season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 6,671 reads 12 comments

  6. Is Terrance Williams This Year's Alshon Jeffery?

    It isn't easy for rookie wide receivers to make a significant impact, but breakout sophomore seasons have been a common theme at that position for decades...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 17,425 reads 38 comments

  7. New York Giants Defense Could Be in Trouble

    At times last year, especially down the stretch, the New York Giants looked like they had one of the NFL 's best defenses. On paper, anyway...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 10,285 reads 113 comments

  8. Are Eli Manning's Flaws Beyond Repair?

    At 33, Eli Manning —the sixth-oldest starting quarterback in the NFL —is learning a new offense for the first time in a decade. Not easy but necessary...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 15,447 reads 160 comments

  9. DeMarco Murray Could Be in for a Breakout Season in Dallas

    We cannot predict what will happen to DeMarco Murray in terms of his health. We cannot state with certainty that the Dallas Cowboys running back—who has already missed ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 11,025 reads 22 comments

  10. Why Chip Kelly's Eagles Will Set the Offensive Standard in 2014

    Usually when a coach or scheme takes the league by storm in a given year, an adjustment is made the following offseason and the phenomenon is neutralized, or at least diminished significantly, in year two...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 12,131 reads 59 comments

  11. Is Jordan Matthews Emerging as a Rookie of the Year Candidate in Philadelphia?

    I know, they've yet to put pads on and they've yet to start hitting. We should know better than to get carried away regarding rookie performances in any camp, Philadelphia Eagles included...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 8,906 reads 28 comments

  12. Do the Cowboys Have the NFL's Worst Front 7?

    Few will dispute the notion that the three best defensive players on the Dallas Cowboys ' roster last year were, in no particular order, Jason Hatcher , DeMarcus Ware and Sean Lee...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 13,670 reads 50 comments

  13. Should the Redskins Be Worried About DeSean Jackson's Hamstring Injury?

    In the summer of 2011, Miles Austin was a 27-year-old stud wide receiver coming off a Pro Bowl season in Dallas. That offseason, he suffered a hamstring injury that was deemed by the team not to be serious ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 6,311 reads 39 comments

  14. If the Giants Flop in 2014, Tom Coughlin Should Walk Away

    It may or may not be true that, thanks to two David-over-Goliath Super Bowl victories in a half-decade span, Tom Coughlin has earned himself a lifetime membership as the head coach of the New York Giants ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 6,583 reads 37 comments

  15. How Much Is Dez Bryant Worth?

    Does Dez Bryant deserve a lucrative contract extension in Dallas? The answer to that question, without considering circumstances beyond the fact that Bryant has become a perennial ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 15,581 reads 63 comments

  16. Rod Marinelli Smart to Cater to the Strengths of His Corners

    For Brandon Carr and Morris Claiborne, adjusting to then- Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin's Tampa 2 defense in 2013 was often awkward. It was also sometimes downright painful to watch...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 9,787 reads 20 comments

  17. Suddenly, There Are Plenty of Reasons for the Redskins to Be Optimistic

    One year ago at this exact time, the Washington Redskins were a team trapped in turmoil, and it was only getting worse...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 12,228 reads 38 comments

  18. Should the Dallas Cowboys Bring Back Josh Brent?

    Naturally, there's some consternation regarding the possibility of the Dallas Cowboys signing Josh Brent , who only 18 months ago was involved in a drunk-driving accident that resulted in the death of teammate Jerry Brown...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 6,947 reads 44 comments

  19. Don't Get Your Hopes Up on David Wilson

    It's been a tough two-year stretch for New York Giants 2012 first-round pick David Wilson . The speed running back had trouble staying on the field due to fumbling problems as ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 7,667 reads 53 comments

  20. What Are the Odds Nick Foles' 2013 Season Was an Anomaly?

    After losing five of the six games he started as a rookie third-round pick in 2012, nobody figured Nick Foles would ever amount to much as a starting quarterback...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 13,010 reads 79 comments

  21. 3 Dark-Horse Defenders Who Could Help Save the Redskins in 2014

    The Washington Redskins defense is in somewhat of a state of flux. The unit as a whole has been picked on quite a lot in the last two years, and now it's preparing to take the field without longtime leader London Fletcher...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 11,847 reads 24 comments

  22. Maclin Injury Scare Another Sign the Eagles Might Regret Cutting DeSean Jackson

    Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you the one and only reason why you don't release a Pro Bowl receiver in the prime of his career... Now, turns out Jeremy Maclin was OK...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 9,246 reads 57 comments

  23. Dallas Cowboys Have Nothing to Lose with Veteran Platoon at Middle Linebacker

    This isn't disputable: The Dallas Cowboys need to replace Sean Lee at middle linebacker. Lee, of course, is out for the entire 2014 season after tearing the ACL in his left knee...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 10,770 reads 34 comments

  24. Time for the New York Giants to Reach out to Jermichael Finley

    Over the next few weeks, you're going to hear a lot about potential starting tight ends already on the New York Giants roster, and a lot of the talk is going to be good...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 25,288 reads 37 comments

  25. Cowboys Smart to Take Their Time with Bryant Deal, but There's No Right Answer

    Nobody will dispute the notion that, relative to the market, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is worth a hell of a lot more than the $1.78 million salary he's due in 2014...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 4,135 reads 13 comments