1. 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 1 month ago 8,486 reads 28 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 13,450 reads 50 comments

  3. 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 5,804 reads 39 comments

  4. 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 6,373 reads 37 comments

  5. 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 14,505 reads 63 comments

  6. 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 9,696 reads 20 comments

  7. 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 12,144 reads 38 comments

  8. 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 6,746 reads 44 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 7,705 reads 54 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 12,680 reads 79 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 11,679 reads 24 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 9,103 reads 57 comments

  13. 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 1 month ago 10,550 reads 34 comments

  14. 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 1 month ago 25,077 reads 37 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 4,042 reads 13 comments

  16. 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 1 month ago 18,035 reads 208 comments

  17. 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 1 month ago 16,484 reads 615 comments

  18. Can Odell Beckham Jr. Be Eli Manning's Saving Grace?

    Eli Manning is coming off his worst season as a pro, and the New York Giants are trying to recover from their worst campaign in nearly a decade...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 month ago 9,108 reads 40 comments

  19. We're About to Witness Why the Cowboys Can't Afford to Give Up on Sean Lee

    When the Rob Ryan era ended in Dallas 16 months ago, the top four players on a defense that ranked in the bottom 10 in terms of points allowed and turnovers forced were DeMarcus Ware, Anthony Spencer, Jason Hatcher and Sean Lee ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 month ago 6,596 reads 19 comments

  20. How Can Morris Claiborne Avoid Becoming a Bust in 2014?

    The Dallas Cowboys have been strapped for salary-cap space for several years running, yet Dallas has stayed competitive thanks partially to some solid drafting...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 month ago 6,713 reads 28 comments

  21. Losing Kyle Orton Won't Hurt the Dallas Cowboys

    Only in Texas do NFL teams wind up in standoffs with backup quarterbacks, and it appears that's the case right now as the Dallas Cowboys try to work things out with Kyle Orton ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 months ago 26,909 reads 58 comments

  22. What Are the Odds Anthony Spencer Makes a Successful Comeback?

    This spring, Anthony Spencer spent about six weeks lingering on the free-agent market before finally signing a team-friendly one-year contract to return to the Dallas Cowboys , ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 months ago 13,515 reads 30 comments

  23. Why Jason Pierre-Paul Is the Key for the 2014 New York Giants

    You're familiar with the popular adage about not being able to win in the modern-day NFL without a good quarterback, but the same philosophy basically holds true with pass-rushers...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 months ago 9,056 reads 31 comments

  24. Is LeSean McCoy the NFL's Best Running Back?

    In the football world, there's long been a near unanimous notion that Adrian Peterson is the NFL 's best running back. But LeSean McCoy of the Philadelphia Eagles quite literally has something to say about that...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 months ago 46,127 reads 799 comments

  25. Can Jordan Matthews, Josh Huff Cause Eagles Fans to Forget About DeSean Jackson?

    No single man can replace what the Philadelphia Eagles lost when they released three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver DeSean Jackson earlier this offseason...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 months ago 9,505 reads 148 comments