1. Cowboys Great Emmitt Smith Elaborates on His Message for DeMarco Murray

    In a heartbreaking Monday night loss to the Washington Redskins , Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray was a bright spot for a team that struggled on both sides of the ball...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 25,017 reads 27 comments

  2. Did the Redskins Create a Blueprint for Beating the Cowboys?

    In becoming the first team since Week 1 to beat the suddenly mighty Dallas Cowboys , the Washington Redskins achieved most of the basic requirements one needs in order to pull off an upset...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 6,254 reads 30 comments

  3. Justin Durant Injury Could Impact Cowboys More Than You Think

    Replacing the stars is one thing, but replacing the replacements for the stars is an entirely different obstacle...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 7,256 reads 12 comments

  4. Now Is Not the Time for New York Giants to Flip-Flop on Offensive Strategy

    The New York Giants haven't been dominating offensively, but it's obvious they've made progress in new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo 's conservative system, as the players ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 177 reads 17 comments

  5. Quietly Talented Redskins Defense Masking Coaching, Quarterback Deficiencies

    The Washington Redskins are well aware that interim starting quarterback Colt McCoy isn't a long-term solution under center...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 6,914 reads 22 comments

  6. Eagles Offense Putting Up Numbers, but Where Are the Points?

    On paper, it looks about right. The fast-paced Philadelphia Eagles are averaging 398.7 yards per game, which ranks fifth in the NFL , and 29.0 points, which ranks fourth...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 4,411 reads 30 comments

  7. Philadelphia Eagles Proving They Can't Be Trusted Outside of the NFC East

    Despite having the meticulous Chip Kelly as their head coach, the Philadelphia Eagles have become a team that consistently fails to do the little things right...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 26,117 reads 233 comments

  8. For Eagles, Rejuvenated Pass Rush Could Be a Difference-Maker Down the Stretch

    It's nearly impossible to win in the modern-day NFL without a good quarterback, but the same philosophy basically holds true with the guys in charge of stopping those quarterbacks...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 6,685 reads 19 comments

  9. New York Giants Can't Rely on Jon Beason

    Since joining the New York Giants after being acquired from the Carolina Panthers just over a year ago, middle linebacker Jon Beason has probably been New York's most consistent and productive defender...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 5,962 reads 15 comments

  10. Jason Pierre-Paul Is Beginning to Dominate Again for the Giants

    The New York Giants have lost back-to-back games to fall 3.5 games behind the NFC East-leading Dallas Cowboys . They're also down a Pro Bowl receiver and starters at running back, defensive tackle, middle linebacker and nickel cornerback...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 4,246 reads 23 comments

  11. With 2014 Season Over, Time for Redskins to Evaluate for 2015 and Beyond

    When the Washington Redskins fell to 3-6 nine weeks into the 2012 NFL season, then-head coach Mike Shanahan appeared to be waving a white flag by stating that they'd begin evaluating players for following season ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 8,076 reads 70 comments

  12. Dallas Cowboys Emerging as Best All-Around Team in the NFC

    Hyperbole and football analysis are common bedfellows. Sports are emotional, and we sometimes get carried away with historical comparisons and grandiose predictions based on minuscule samples...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 18,693 reads 56 comments

  13. With Season Hanging by a Thread, Giants Not Putting Enough Faith in Eli Manning

    The New York Giants are running out of time. The NFL season is only seven weeks old, but we're 44 percent of the way to the finish line, and New York is back below .500 after a second consecutive loss to a division rival...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 6,350 reads 63 comments

  14. Giants Can't Use Victor Cruz's Injury as an Excuse

    Eli Manning is more famous, Tom Coughlin wields more power, but there might not be a more popular person within the New York Giants organization than wide receiver Victor Cruz ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 5,233 reads 18 comments

  15. Dallas Cowboys Defense Might Be About to Get Even Better

    The Dallas Cowboys defense was supposed to be the worst in NFL history. After all, it gave up the third-highest yardage total in league history last year before losing three ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 43,701 reads 70 comments

  16. The Story Behind 7 Plays That Allowed the Cowboys to Upset the Seahawks

    Sunday in Seattle, the Dallas Cowboys put together one of their most impressive performances this century. Sure, it hasn't been an overly successful century for America's Team, but that's still saying a lot...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 9,242 reads 25 comments

  17. Why Dan Bailey Could Be on Track to Become the Best Kicker in NFL History

    With his 100th career field goal on his 110th career attempt Sunday in Seattle , Dan Bailey of the Dallas Cowboys officially became the most accurate placekicker in NFL history...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 11,223 reads 21 comments

  18. Reemergence of LeSean McCoy and Riley Cooper Has the Eagles Back on Track

    I was beginning to worry about LeSean McCoy . Prior to Sunday, running against stacked defensive boxes and behind a depleted offensive line, the Pro Bowl Philadelphia Eagles running back was in the biggest rut of his career...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 5,008 reads 20 comments

  19. New York Giants Fall Back to Earth in Disastrous Sunday-Night Performance

    The New York Giants will walk away from Sunday night's blowout defeat at the hands of the Philadelphia Eagles more stressed out about the loss of Pro Bowl receiver Victor Cruz than the loss to a division rival...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 3,086 reads 50 comments

  20. Giants RB Andre Williams Could Be in for a Breakout Performance vs. Eagles

    The New York Giants have won three straight games to solidify their status as a contender in the NFC East, but that third victory came at a cost...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 8,766 reads 16 comments

  21. Should the Eagles Be Concerned About Nick Foles?

    One year after he put together one of the most astonishing statistical seasons in NFL history, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles has been nothing more than mediocre during the first five weeks of the 2014 NFL regular season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 17,781 reads 105 comments

  22. Should Hot Start Cause the Cowboys to Extend Jason Garrett, DeMarco Murray?

    The Dallas Cowboys are 4-1 for the first time since the 2008 season. Nobody in football has a better record than them, and no two figures deserve more credit for that than head ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 5,460 reads 40 comments

  23. Cousins, Redskins Show Signs of Progress in Respectable Performance vs. Seattle

    Even at their best, the Washington Redskins weren't supposed to beat the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 4,833 reads 69 comments

  24. With Tony Romo in a Groove, Sky's the Limit for the 2014 Dallas Cowboys

    Suddenly, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo looks like his old self, rather than his old self. Romo is 34—the fourth-oldest starting quarterback in the NFL —and has undergone two back procedures in the last 18 months...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 15,497 reads 82 comments

  25. New York Giants Proving to Have the Ability to Compete into January

    It appears I was wrong about the New York Giants . It appears a lot of us were. Winners of three straight and above the ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 24,583 reads 177 comments