| Feb 5, 2013
Even though owner Jeffrey Lurie made it perfectly clear he doesn't want a master copycat to run his Philadelphia Eagles, there are certain notes their unconventional new head coach, Chip Kelly, and his future staff needed to take from this latest Super...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The Ravens waited until the seventh round to draft Elon wide receiver Aaron Mellette on Saturday evening.
But the wait felt much, much longer to Mellette, who some analysts believed would come off the board earlier in the draft’s final day. Soon...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:22 AM
Now that the deadline has passed for tagging NFL players with the deadly "franchise" label, I'm sitting here at home with a Nugget Nectar Ale, wondering what the highly secretive Eagles will do next. That's anyone's guess, but as we've......
| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Death Star in Star Wars was the ultimate power in the Universe, but had one glaring design flaw, as discussed here: The New Orleans Saints are in many ways almost like a "Reverse Death Star," in that they're a......
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Following NFL Network's coverage of the NFL Draft, the network debuts this year's countdown of the best players in the NFL with the 11-epsiode series The Top 100: Players of 2012. Beginning Saturday, April 28, at 8pm ET, each episode of The Top 100 will...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 1:33 PM
A little more than a month after the Bears professed to be re-emphasizing the draft, they likely are about to make it rain in free agency.
But that's good because this is an unusual year in free agency. Typically, the market mostly offers players who are...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:00 AM
This is probably pretty obvious, but it’s important enough to mention that the next 32 hours will be huge in the Ravens’ quest to retain Pro Bowl left guard Ben Grubbs. The Ravens have made what both sides have acknowledged was a substantial...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:42 PM
For a team whose makeshift offense begs for a makeover, the Bears signing free-agent defensive end Mario Williams would be like a guy buying a big-screen plasma TV to watch from the futon in his studio apartment.
The Bears would be better off spending...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Open season on NFL free agents starts at 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Those who stand around with hands in their pockets will miss out on the first wave. It wouldn't be surprising to see a few free agents sign before Wednesday morning, and a dozen or so could be...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 1:15 PM
3! 2! 1! Happy new league year! The 2012 NFL year is officially underway, and it all kicks off with free agency.
Before today’s 4 p.m. start of free agency, there were re-signings (Marques Colston is staying with the New Orleans Saints) and cuts...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 5:40 AM
At the NFL Scouting Combine late last month, Ravens coach John Harbaugh acknowledged something that was probably pretty obvious to anybody even remotely familiar with the team’s salary cap situation.
“I don’t see us spending high...