1. 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 2 years ago 321,836 reads 1445 comments

  2. 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 2 years ago 10,507 reads 10 comments

  3. 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 2 years ago 6,672 reads 12 comments

  4. 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 2 years ago 17,432 reads 38 comments

  5. 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 2 years ago 10,288 reads 113 comments

  6. 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 2 years ago 15,454 reads 160 comments

  7. 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 2 years ago 11,031 reads 22 comments

  8. 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 2 years ago 12,148 reads 59 comments

  9. 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 2 years ago 8,911 reads 28 comments

  10. 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 2 years ago 13,690 reads 50 comments

  11. 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 2 years ago 6,318 reads 39 comments

  12. 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 2 years ago 6,585 reads 37 comments

  13. 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 2 years ago 15,629 reads 63 comments

  14. 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 2 years ago 9,792 reads 20 comments

  15. 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 2 years ago 12,229 reads 38 comments

  16. 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 2 years ago 6,950 reads 44 comments

  17. 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 2 years ago 7,669 reads 53 comments

  18. 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 2 years ago 13,037 reads 79 comments

  19. 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 2 years ago 11,854 reads 24 comments

  20. 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 2 years ago 9,249 reads 57 comments

  21. 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 2 years ago 10,800 reads 34 comments

  22. 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 2 years ago 25,311 reads 37 comments

  23. 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 2 years ago 4,138 reads 13 comments

  24. Do the Washington Redskins Have the NFL's Best Receiving Corps?

    How quickly do things change in this league? Two years ago, the Washington Redskins were in desperate need of receivers. Sure, they also needed a quarterback, but they took care of that in the draft...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 years ago 18,425 reads 208 comments

  25. Redskins Are Embarrassing Themselves in Desperate Attempt to Defend Their Name

    The Washington Redskins —who are quickly overtaking the Oakland Raiders in the race to become the most farcical, villainous franchise in the National Football League—have ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 years ago 16,715 reads 615 comments