1. Dallas Cowboys Defense Has Some Serious Bite to It This Year

    The Dallas Cowboys couldn't appear to be more ready to kick off the 2013 NFL regular season. The NFC East has been won by four different teams the last four years, and the 'Boys are technically due...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 24,392 reads 62 comments

  2. Breaking Down Michael Vick's Runs vs. the Jaguars

    On Friday, we looked at whether the Philadelphia Eagles should or shouldn't let Michael Vick take off more as a runner this season, concluding that too many green lights would probably be too risky with regard to Vick's short- and long-term health..

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 10,780 reads 15 comments

  3. Should Chip Kelly Unleash Michael Vick in the Running Game?

    Michael Vick is a confident, happy man right now. That's probably a good thing. But in professional sports, confidence and a self-perceived air of invincibility can sometimes share an open border...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 11,366 reads 88 comments

  4. When Addressing the Media, Chip Kelly Has a Lot of Bill Belichick in Him

    We're still getting used to Chip Kelly , but it's clear the new Philadelphia Eagles head coach doesn't fear standing out or doing things differently...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 5,429 reads 17 comments

  5. It's Still Way Too Early for the Eagles to Give Up on Kenny Phillips

    When he's able to make it onto the field, Kenny Phillips is one of the NFL 's most talented and productive safeties. The guy can flat-out play and has game-changing skills...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 3,294 reads 23 comments

  6. By Paying Sean Lee, Long-Term Risk Is Worth the Potential Reward for Cowboys

    Every time you hand out a new contract in the NFL , you're taking a risk. Nobody will dispute that giving at least $42 million to middle linebacker Sean Lee involved some risk ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 6,480 reads 34 comments

  7. Why 2013 Is a Pivotal Season for Eli Manning

    I'm worried about the New York Giants this year. You might have already known that . And although I think he's their best player, I'm worried about Eli Manning too. Manning is probably on a Hall of Fame track...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 13,327 reads 135 comments

  8. Philadelphia Eagles Can't Afford to Trade Nick Foles Yet

    As reported by ESPN.com's Phil Sheridan and many others, Michael Vick will start the year as the Philadelphia Eagles ' No. 1 quarterback for the third consecutive season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 4,535 reads 21 comments

  9. What to Expect from Chip Kelly's Offense with Michael Vick as Eagles' Starter

    Barring injury or a significant flip-flop from new head coach Chip Kelly, Michael Vick will be the Philadelphia Eagles ' starting quarterback when Philly takes on the Washington Redskins in its Monday Night Football season opener Sept...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 28,653 reads 125 comments

  10. Michael Vick Named Week 1 Starter, but Chip Kelly Should Keep QB Battle Open

    Yes, Michael Vick deserved the nod over Nick Foles , Matt Barkley, Dennis Dixon and G.J. Kinne in the competition to be named the Philadelphia Eagles ' starting quarterback...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 10,904 reads 57 comments

  11. Could Damontre Moore Be a Dark-Horse Defensive Rookie of the Year Candidate?

    New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin doesn't like to overuse his rookies, but the G-Men haven't had a really dominate first-year player in a time period than spans longer than the Coughlin era in New York...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 3,784 reads 14 comments

  12. The Mannings, the Longs and the Nature-Nurture Discussion

    When you think of football families nowadays, the Mannings and Matthewses come to mind, and now you can add the Longs to that list...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 1,691 reads 0 comments

  13. If David Wilson Is an Improved Blocker, He Should Be New York Giants' No. 1 Back

    David Wilson flashed superstar-level speed Sunday night, but we already knew he possessed that . Wilson hit holes with impact and didn't dilly-dally behind the line of scrimmage, but we've seen that from him before ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 4,975 reads 19 comments

  14. Desperate Dallas Cowboys Have to Wrap Up Brian Waters

    If the Dallas Cowboys weren't officially in desperation mode regarding their interior offensive line, they're entering that range right now...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 16,600 reads 78 comments

  15. Is the Washington Redskins Secondary Simply Too Young?

    The Washington Redskins have long been looking for answers in the defensive backfield. Last year, they made some splashes in free agency by bringing in Madieu Williams, Brandon Meriweather, Cedric Griffin and Tanard Jackson...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 5,988 reads 22 comments

  16. What to Watch for in Philadelphia Eagles' QB Battle This Week

    The starting quarterback race being run by Michael Vick and Nick Foles certainly isn't a sprint, but marathons are 26.2 miles and you'd have to believe they're beyond the 20-mile mark by now...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 11 months ago 5,410 reads 23 comments

  17. Could Dez Bryant Become the NFL's Most Dominant Receiver in 2013?

    We're not supposed to overreact to what we see in preseason games, especially early on and with minuscule sample sizes. But it's difficult to watch Tony Romo work with Dez Bryant and not think about the possibilities...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 18,590 reads 157 comments

  18. Philadelphia Eagles Have to Be Patient with Their New-Look Defense

    Cary Williams won't shut up. I'm not necessarily saying it's a good thing or a bad thing, but Williams has been running his mouth since the moment he arrived in Philadelphia ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 7,566 reads 47 comments

  19. How Does Andre Brown's Miscue Impact New York Giants' Running Back Situation?

    New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has a rather large proverbial doghouse, and he isn't afraid to use it...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 10,748 reads 45 comments

  20. Sizing Up the Philadelphia Eagles' QB Competition One Week into the Preseason

    After the Philadelphia Eagles lost their preseason opener to the New England Patriots Friday night, Eagles head coach Chip Kelly suggested that it would probably take all four preseason games to finalize the quarterback depth chart in Philly...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 12,049 reads 96 comments

  21. What to Watch for as the New York Giants Make Their Preseason Debut

    The New York Giants will be the last NFC East team to kick off the 2013 preseason when they take on the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on Saturday night. To get you primed for that matchup, here are some things we'll be keeping a close eye on...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 7,076 reads 24 comments

  22. Washington Redskins Now Have Proof They Can Take Their Time with RG3

    We already knew the Washington Redskins could survive the preseason without Robert Griffin III, mainly because the key to surviving the preseason is simply staying healthy. And with Griffin on the sideline, the risk was reduced if not eliminated...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 9,159 reads 62 comments

  23. What to Watch for in the Philadelphia Eagles' Preseason Debut

    With all that has gone on in Philadelphia this offseason, the answer to the question posed in the headline (it's not technically a question, but you get the point) is, um, everything...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 9,978 reads 69 comments

  24. What to Watch for as the Washington Redskins Make Their Preseason Debut

    The Washington Redskins are in Nashville to kick off the 2013 preseason against the Tennessee Titans on Thursday night. While there was a lot more up in the air last year at this time, there's a lot more pressure on the 'Skins this time around...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 4,261 reads 7 comments

  25. Slim Pickings on Free-Agent Market as Dallas Cowboys Look for Guard Help

    The Dallas Cowboys have tipped their hand. They had an agreement in place with veteran guard Brandon Moore earlier this week, but Moore abruptly retired instead ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 12,293 reads 50 comments