1. Will Kirk Cousins Ever Land a Starting Job in the NFL?

    Barring a major injury elsewhere and, consequently, a significant offer that Washington Redskins general manager Bruce Allen can't refuse, it's probably safe to conclude that backup quarterback Kirk Cousins will return to D...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 19 hours ago 7,208 reads 34 comments

  2. Can Jay Gruden and DeSean Jackson Turn Around Football in Washington?

    We've asked variations of the question above plenty of times before, with the subject of said question constantly changing but the object remaining the same...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 days ago 6,596 reads 12 comments

  3. Is the Apparent Complexity of the NY Giants' Defense a Good or Bad Thing?

    Walter Thurmond knows a thing or two about good defense. Coming over from the "Legion of Boom" in Seattle, the new slot corner for the New York Giants has played with some of the best defenders in the game...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 15 days ago 6,473 reads 25 comments

  4. Cowboys Should Save Every Penny They Have Until 2015

    A report this week from ESPN.com's Calvin Watkins stated that the once cap-broke Dallas Cowboys now actually have approximately $8.5 million in salary-cap space, which according to Watkins is better than NFC East rivals New York and Washington...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 15 days ago 23,612 reads 32 comments

  5. Could Jameel McClain Save the Giants in the Middle?

    Not only might the New York Giants be tasked with having to replace Pro Bowl-caliber linebacker Jon Beason to start the 2014 season, but it's important to keep in mind that the ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 16 days ago 8,999 reads 13 comments

  6. Could Jordan Matthews Beat out Jeremy Maclin for Eagles' Starting WR Spot?

    Two weeks ago, we asked whether heavily hyped Philadelphia Eagles rookie wide receiver Jordan Matthews had a shot at the NFL 's Offensive Rookie of the Year award...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 17 days ago 17,929 reads 72 comments

  7. How Howie Roseman Went from Unpaid Intern to NFL's Youngest GM

    The only NFL general manager below the age of 40 is celebrating his birthday on Monday. Just how young is Howie Roseman? Well, less than 15 years ago, he was working as ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 18 days ago 64,203 reads 40 comments

  8. 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 19 days ago 31,336 reads 226 comments

  9. 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 22 days ago 41,155 reads 341 comments

  10. 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 23 days ago 298,920 reads 1451 comments

  11. 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 23 days ago 10,239 reads 10 comments

  12. 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 23 days ago 6,390 reads 12 comments

  13. 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 24 days ago 16,162 reads 38 comments

  14. 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 24 days ago 9,836 reads 113 comments

  15. 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 26 days ago 15,197 reads 161 comments

  16. 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 29 days ago 10,350 reads 22 comments

  17. 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 29 days ago 11,633 reads 59 comments

  18. 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 29 days ago 8,367 reads 28 comments

  19. 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 30 days ago 13,424 reads 50 comments

  20. 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 1 month ago 5,763 reads 39 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 6,358 reads 37 comments

  22. 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 1 month ago 14,456 reads 63 comments

  23. 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 1 month ago 9,689 reads 20 comments

  24. 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 1 month ago 12,140 reads 38 comments

  25. 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 1 month ago 6,736 reads 44 comments