1. Blame for Malcolm Butler's Interception Goes Well Beyond Seahawks' Play Call

    To arrive at the realization that the Seattle Seahawks screwed up royally on their final offensive play of Super Bowl XLIX , you needn't understand anything beyond the basic principles of football...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 22,649 reads 72 comments

  2. New Falcons Coach Dan Quinn Must Prove Talent Didn't Carry Him in Seattle

    When it is soon confirmed that Dan Quinn will become the 16th head coach in Atlanta Falcons history, the mandate will be as clear as the task will be large...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 6,652 reads 32 comments

  3. What Should the Future Hold for Pierre Garcon in Washington?

    As the Washington Redskins begin the process of rebuilding a roster that has generated only seven wins the last two seasons, the front office will have major decisions to make regarding several expensive veterans...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 10,975 reads 52 comments

  4. Charles Haley Might Once Again Fall Short of the Hall of Fame

    I'm tired of having to write this, but it's worth reiterating that former Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers pass-rusher Charles Haley's resume might possess the most prolific combination of individual and team accomplishments we've ever seen...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 4,799 reads 23 comments

  5. Philadelphia Eagles Should Only Trade Nick Foles for a King's Ransom

    This is simple. If you're still searching for a franchise quarterback and at least one other team believes you might have one on your roster, that should serve as an indication that said quarterback is virtually untradable ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 24,622 reads 97 comments

  6. What Are Tony Romo's Hall of Fame Chances?

    This weekend in Phoenix, we'll find out whether or not former Dallas Cowboys defensive end Charles Haley has finally made the Pro Football Hall of Fame cut...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 30,996 reads 400 comments

  7. Is Jason Witten Already a Hall of Famer?

    Saturday in Phoenix, we'll find out if Charles Haley finally has the votes to become the 15th Dallas Cowboy to be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 10,395 reads 52 comments

  8. How Long Should the Leash Be for the Current Redskins Regime?

    Because they've been making significant, but not wholesale changes, in recent offseasons , the Washington Redskins are in a weird spot...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 5,723 reads 49 comments

  9. Should Jerry Jones Now Be Considered a Top-Quality General Manager?

    Is that all it takes? The Dallas Cowboys won a playoff game this year for only the second time since 1997, and suddenly their frequently battered owner/general manager is being lauded for his roster-building skills...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 3,946 reads 46 comments

  10. Eagles Would Be Insane to Mortgage Their Future for Marcus Mariota

    The Philadelphia Eagles need look no further than Washington, D.C. for a cautionary tale regarding a potential blockbuster draft trade in an attempt to land this year's top quarterback, Marcus Mariota ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 22,511 reads 260 comments

  11. Is 2015 a Make-or-Break Year for Chip Kelly?

    Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly is wearing several hats this week at the Senior Bowl, mainly because he's yet to find a general manager to help him with scouting and personnel decisions...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 5,862 reads 55 comments

  12. Regardless of Joe Barry's Qualifications, Redskins Hiring Process May Be Flawed

    The process wasn't as smooth as a lot of folks would have preferred, and the end result is surely going to sting fans who were expecting a bigger splash...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 18,689 reads 83 comments

  13. How Much Is DeMarco Murray Worth This Offseason?

    The NFL 's reigning rushing champion is slated to become an unrestricted free agent in less than two months. Sadly for DeMarco Murray of the Dallas Cowboys , that's a sentence that would have carried a lot more weight several decades ago...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 3 months ago 34,384 reads 117 comments

  14. Landing Callahan a Coup for the Redskins

    Because of the nature of football, one coach can mean a lot to one team and very little to another. That's why offensive line coach Bill Callahan was no longer of much use to the ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 2,983 reads 2 comments

  15. How the Giants Can Become a Contender Again in 2015

    “We need to be a playoff team in 2015,” New York Giants president and CEO John Mara said on WFAN Wednesday, per the New York Post 's Dan Martin ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 20,012 reads 122 comments

  16. Cowboys Check off Top Offseason Priorities with Garrett and Marinelli Extensions

    Begrudgingly, the Dallas Cowboys began their offseason on Monday. And within 48 hours, reports indicate they've already accomplished two of the three most important goals the team should have set when its 2014 campaign came to an end...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 32,650 reads 122 comments

  17. How the Redskins Can Become Contenders Again in 2015

    For the third time in the last four years, the Washington Redskins are undergoing significant offseason changes. In 2012, the Shanahan regime mortgaged its future on No. 2 overall pick Robert Griffin III ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 14,896 reads 48 comments

  18. What the Cowboys Have to Do in Order to Make a Super Bowl Run in 2015

    The fact that the Dallas Cowboys ' season is over after an NFC Divisional Round loss to the Green Bay Packers is still likely hard for Cowboys fans to swallow...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 15,683 reads 56 comments

  19. Cowboys' Coin-Flip Loss a Sign of Great Things to Come in Dallas

    The Green Bay Packers won their eight home games this season by an average of 19.4 points per game. Only two of the eight were decided by fewer than seven points. Their quarterback, top MVP candidate Aaron Rodgers , had a 133...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 49,835 reads 368 comments

  20. Cowboys Will Need a Defensive Miracle to Beat Green Bay

    The Dallas Cowboys have accomplished some very special feats this season. They became just the second team in three years to win in Seattle , they became just the sixth team in ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 7,019 reads 0 comments

  21. Redskins Have to Go All in on Scot McCloughan

    By hiring personnel whiz Scot McCloughan as their new general manager, the Washington Redskins have taken an important step in the process of admitting they have a problem...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 8,185 reads 41 comments

  22. Next Big Defensive Move for Giants Should Be to Move on from Jason Pierre-Paul

    For the first time since they lost Steve Spagnuolo in 2009, the New York Giants find themselves searching for a new defensive coordinator, as the team announced that DC Perry Fewell would not return...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 11,978 reads 94 comments

  23. What Happened to the Cowboys Offense Against Detroit?

    The Dallas Cowboys survived on Wild Card Weekend, beating the Detroit Lions in a game that could have gone either way. But it wasn't supposed to be that close...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 16,447 reads 85 comments

  24. Five Things the Eagles Have to Do in Order to Recapture the NFC East in 2015

    For the second year in a row, the Philadelphia Eagles won 10 games. But while that felt successful in 2013, 2014 was by most measures a failed season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 10,915 reads 91 comments

  25. Cowboys Survive but Will Need to Make Major Fixes to Continue Playoff Run

    The Dallas Cowboys won just their second playoff game in 18 years Sunday against the Detroit Lions , which is really all that matters to the franchise and its fans...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 28,119 reads 167 comments