1. Oakland Raiders vs. New York Giants: Preview and Prediction

    The New York Giants are a home victory over the Oakland Raiders away from moving out of last place in the NFC East...

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  2. Alfred Morris Feels for Jonathan Martin, Suggests Killing Bullies with Kindness

    The Washington Redskins fell to 3-6 Thursday night in Minnesota, coming up short on a last-minute drive that could have forced overtime...

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  3. Don't Blame Robert Griffin III for Washington Redskins' Struggles

    You know the age-old quarterback dichotomy: When your team wins, you usually get too much of the credit. When your team loses, you usually take too much of the blame...

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  4. New York Giants Will Also Need Andre Brown to Step Up

    On Thursday, the B/R NFC East blog appealed to New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning to don his superhero cape . Regardless of whether Manning saw our bat signal, let's note that every superhero needs a good sidekick...

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  5. Terribly Inconsistent Washington Redskins Can't Be Taken Seriously

    You can't count the Washington Redskins out, but that's only because the NFC East is the flimsiest division in the NFL ...

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  6. Washington Redskins vs. Minnesota Vikings: Preview & Prediction

    The Minnesota Vikings aren't as good as the Washington Redskins , but that doesn't mean the 'Skins won't have problems Thursday night in Minnesota...

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  7. Time for Eli Manning to Play Superhero Once More

    I like to think of Eli Manning as an NFL superhero. That's because, with help from sidekicks like Justin Tuck, Jason Pierre-Paul, Plaxico Burress and Victor Cruz , he has saved ...

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  8. Debating Geno Smith vs. Eli Manning as New York's Best Quarterback

    Eli Manning and Geno Smith are in separate but parallel spotlights powered by billion-watt bulbs. That's life as a starting NFL quarterback in the city of New York. That, though, is about all they have in common...

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  9. Midseason Stats That Matter: Washington Redskins

    For the second straight year, the Washington Redskins have hit the midseason mark at 3-5. Last season, they battled back to win the NFC East, so we're not ruling anything out as they kick off the second half of the year Thursday in Minnesota ...

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  10. Midseason Stats That Matter: Philadelphia Eagles

    The roller-coaster ride continues for the Philadelphia Eagles . As Chip Kelly's wild first year enters its 10th week, let's take a lot at some of the most relevant and significant stats surrounding this Philly team...

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  11. Midseason Stats That Matter: New York Giants

    The first half of the 2013 NFL regular season was far from easy on the New York Giants and their fans. Let's relive the pain by reflecting on some numbers that help explain the state of the Giants entering the second half of the year...

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  12. Midseason Stats That Matter: Dallas Cowboys

    As we jump into the second half of the 2013 NFL regular season, let's take a fresh look at stats that matter regarding the 5-4 Dallas Cowboys , who lead the NFC East by one game with seven to play...

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  13. Philadelphia Eagles Could Be a Second-Half Dark Horse in the NFL

    This is a year in which everything in the NFL is wide freakin' open. The league's only undefeated team, Kansas City , has struggled to beat Houston , Cleveland and Buffalo the last three weeks...

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  14. What Chip Kelly Has to Do to Keep Nick Foles Firing on All Cylinders

    Whatever Chip Kelly's doing to make it possible for Nick Foles to succeed as the Philadelphia Eagles ' starting quarterback, he's doing it right...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 year ago 7,609 reads 34 comments

  15. RG3's Reckless Style Could Prevent Redskins from Making a 2nd-Half Run

    The Washington Redskins were victorious Sunday against San Diego, which some will say is all that matters. They're hanging around in the wide-open NFC East...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 year ago 11,563 reads 61 comments

  16. In the Biggest Game of His Career, Here's What Nick Foles Has to Fix

    Barring a significant setback, recently embattled and formerly concussed second-year quarterback Nick Foles will start in place of the injured Michael Vick and the even less effective ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 year ago 1,915 reads 12 comments

  17. San Diego Chargers vs. Washington Redskins: Preview and Prediction

    Believe it or not, Philip Rivers is a candidate to be the Offensive Player of the Year. The rejuvenated San Diego Chargers quarterback leads the NFL with a completion percentage of 73...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 year ago 5,711 reads 35 comments

  18. Philadelphia Eagles vs. Oakland Raiders: Preview & Prediction

    Which Nick Foles will we see Sunday when the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Raiders in Oakland? Will it be the quarterback who won the NFC Offensive Player of the Week award ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 year ago 5,785 reads 20 comments

  19. Minnesota Vikings vs. Dallas Cowboys: Preview & Prediction

    For the second consecutive year, the Dallas Cowboys are dealing with injury turmoil entering the second half of the season...

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  20. Examining RGIII's Recent Rash of Mistakes: Who's Been at Fault?

    There are many areas in which Washington Redskins sophomore quarterback Robert Griffin III hasn't been himself this season. When it comes to his overall prowess as both a passer and rusher, it's been a roller-coaster season...

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  21. No NFL Team Finds Ways to Lose Like the Dallas Cowboys

    It's not as though the Dallas Cowboys lose a lot. In fact, dating back to Tony Romo's debut as the starting quarterback, which took place seven years ago this week, only nine teams have lost fewer games than Dallas has...

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  22. Sideline Audio Further Proof That Media Overreacted to Dez Bryant's 'Outbursts'

    If I'm the Dallas Cowboys , my only issue with what happened between Dez Bryant and some of his coaches and teammates on the sideline Sunday in Detroit is that the resultant ...

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  23. There's Absolutely No Reason the Redskins Nickname Should Remain

    I could be wrong—it's not as though that hasn't been the case many times before —but I have a feeling this is it. I have a feeling this is officially the beginning of the end for the Washington Redskins nickname...

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  24. Can the New York Giants Actually Win the NFC East?

    Since the NFL adopted its current playoff format in 1990, not a single team has made the playoffs after starting 0-5...

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  25. How Chip Kelly's Offensive System Has Come Unglued

    Chip Kelly 's offense has stopped working. It's as simple as that. That high-powered Philadelphia Eagles spread attack that through the first six weeks of the NFL season ranked ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about over 1 year ago 9,252 reads 82 comments