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article August 22, 2017

How the Colts Squandered Luck

In 2011, Indianapolis selected Andrew Luck with the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL Draft. Every pick since then has been a disaster. Thanks to a lot of coaching changes and bad personnel decisions, the Colts have woefully underachieved. Can they turn the page? More»
bills-trades article August 11, 2017

Breaking Down The Bills' Trades

If you thought it was hard to pull off just a straight-up swap of players in the NFL between just two teams, how about this: On Friday, it was announced that the Bills made deals with both the Rams and Eagles, involving players and draft picks. More»
qb-battles article August 10, 2017

Ranking the Hottest QB Competitions

There are only a handful of open NFL QB competitions this year, but you can also count on a few more under-the-radar battles where many people are actually hoping for a change. Which of these QB competitions are heating up and who will ultimately win starting jobs? More»
romoinjury article August 7, 2017

The NFL's Worst Preseason Injuries

Ryan Tannehill's injury this preseason is an unfortunately familiar tune over the past two decades. The injury may have altered the fate of both the Dolphins and the NFL as a whole this season. What are the biggest preseason injuries that have shaken the NFL in the past? More»
GettyImages-614551300 article July 31, 2017

Cowboys Bring the Drama Again

It's been over two decades since the Dallas Cowboys last played for a conference championship. While last year's breakthrough has raised expectations for 2017, offseason drama and personnel changes will make duplicating 2016 success difficult. More»
qbrankings article July 18, 2017

NFL Quarterback Rankings for 2017

We all know that quarterback has become the most important position in football ... heck, Derek Carr is now the highest paid player in the league! We'll tell you where he falls, along with everyone else, as we rank all 32 teams by QB units. More»
tightends article July 12, 2017

NFL Tight End Rankings

Can they block? Can they catch passes? Great two-way tight ends are often quarterbacks' most utilized weapons and sometimes the most valuable players in the game. We rank all 32 team's tight end corps from best to worst. More»
InteriorDefenseRankings article July 7, 2017

NFL Inside Defense Rankings

This week, we are assessing the "interior defense" for all 32 teams going into NFL training camps, meaning we'll look at defensive tackles, nose tackles and inside linebackers. Let's see who is rock solid up the middle. More»
best-rb-units-nfl article June 29, 2017

NFL Running Back Unit Rankings

In the modern NFL, a strong running back corps is sometimes overlooked, but some of the best teams in the league boasted elite backs in 2016, and that's likely not a coincidence. Let's rank every set of running backs in the league, from best to worst More»
dallas offensive line article June 20, 2017

Ranking the Best NFL O-Line Units

Without protection, even the best running backs and quarterbacks can't succeed. A great offensive line is often as underrated as it is important. Let's take a look around the league and see which units are the strongest and which might need an overhaul. More»
EdgeRushers article June 14, 2017

Every NFL Edge Rush Unit, Ranked

Edges are the new trenches. As passing gets more prevalent in the NFL, defenses can focus their attention on pressuring the quarterback, and those who can do so best are extremely valuable. Let's rank every team in the NFL based on such rushers. More»
jordyNelson article June 8, 2017

Ranking the Best NFL Receiving Corps

In the modern NFL, success often revolves around high-volume passing offenses. In fact, an impressive stable of wide receivers can catapult a team to the Super Bowl. Here we rank every set of receivers in the football, from best too worst More»
seahawks article May 26, 2017

Ranking the Best NFL Secondaries

An elite quarterback is great, but in some cases, an elite secondary may be just as good (the Super Bowl XLVIII immediately comes to mind). After plenty of offseason movement, let's rank all of the secondaries in the NFL, from best to worst. More»
collinK article May 24, 2017

Kaepernick-Seahawks a great match

Less than three and a half years ago, Colin Kaepernick was still on top of the football world. Now he is arguably on the bottom of it. But signing with the Seahawks would give him a chance to revive his career, and help the team out in the process. More»
underrated-overrated-nfl article May 16, 2017

Underrated and Overrated NFL Teams

With free agency, the draft and schedules settled, a clear picture of the 2017 NFL season is developing. So, let's look at the three most underrated and overrated teams headed into next season, based on the latest Football Outsiders projections. More»
USATSI_10034503 article May 4, 2017

2017 QB Class Ranked By Situation

Not all rookie quarterbacks are created equal, and neither are their situations. These rankings for every QB taken in the 2017 draft are based on the talent and abilities of the prospect, but also on the situation in which they are currently dealt. More»
USATSI_10033417 article May 1, 2017

Post-NFL Draft Power Rankings

The 2017 NFL Draft is in the books -- and it was a good one. Now that it's over, let's seize the opportunity to figure out what final rosters might look like heading into next season and figure out which teams benefited most. More»
AP_742676834513 article April 28, 2017

NFL Draft Day 1 Grades, Rotten Style

The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft is in the books, and we finally got some answers to the burning questions we've been debating for months. In a Rotten Tomatoes style, I went through every single pick and gave each team's selection a grade. More»
GettyImages-613938320 article April 28, 2017

Hail to the Chief: Mahomes a KC FIt

There was a lot of speculation leading up to the draft that the Kansas City Chiefs would draft a quarterback in the first round as the heir apparent to Alex Smith, and the hype was no lie: They traded up to No. 10 to pick Patrick Mahomes from Texas Tech. More»
Garrett-Myles1 article April 28, 2017

Myles Over All: Browns Get Garrett

After rampant speculation in the past couple of days that the Browns would take a gamble on UNC quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, Cleveland selected Myles Garrett at No. 1. And, by all accounts, that was the right move to make. More»

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