NFL Redskins 

15 players the Redskins need to target this offseason

The Redskins are coming into the 2017 season with an abundance of cap space as a team that is on the cusp of becoming a consistent presence in the NFC playoffs. Their success should create a destination that is attractive for a multitude of reasons. The offense created by Jay Gruden has become one of the most respected in the... Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 7

The NFL wonders why ratings are dropping and this week proved why. There weren’t many good games played in the league this weekend and even saw one end in a tie after kickers failed to do their jobs. However, there were some stories and things that caught my eye, despite fantasy football not being so kind this week. Here’s the... Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 3

Another week has passed in the National Football League and there was a lot of excitement as well as disappointments. Some teams continued their hot streaks to start the season while others, well they continued to flounder. Here are my takeaways from Week 3 in the NFL. Carson Wentz continues to shine The rookie quarterback is continuing his hot play... Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 1

Welcome to the very first installment of NFL Notebook, where I will give you my thoughts from what I watched on a week-to-week basis in the NFL. This is just Week 1, but there were some things that really stood out. This does not mean that these trends will continue. The Patriots proved why they are one of the teams... Read More
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Which team has the best chance at winning the AFC?

“To be the man, you gotta beat the man” – Ric Flair For the NFL, more importantly in the AFC, the team to beat this upcoming season is the reigning, defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos. Last season, Denver was able to ride the coat tails of a stout defense and mediocre at-best quarterback play to hoist the Lombardi Trophy... Read More
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Draft Grades: AFC South

The AFC South was not good last season, as the Jaguars were still in playoff contention at 5-9 entering Week 15 before being eliminated. The Colts struggled without their franchise signal caller and the Titans showed glimpses with Marcus Mariota, but ultimately they all fell to the Texans. Houston was eliminated by the Chiefs in the wildcard round. However, I... Read More
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AFC Free Agency: Why it’ll work, why it won’t

We’re going to update this throughout the rest of Free Agency. Several members of our staff will participate in this game, “Why it’ll work, why it won’t” with the Free Agency signings. It’s far too early to know if every signing will pay off for every team, so we’ll share a quick thought of support for both cases. If it... Read More
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Black Monday strikes again in the NFL

Five teams will be looking for new head coaches and/or general managers in the coming weeks as Black Monday is upon us. Black Monday is used to describe the grim day after the regular season comes to and end where coaches and general managers get fired. Five other teams decided to bring back their current head coaches for at least... Read More
NFL Ravens 

Fresh off the bye, Ravens face the Jaguars

Well, it certainly hasn’t been a normal season in Baltimore as the Ravens come off of their bye week at 2-6. The offense has under-performed, the defense has been porous and injuries have run rampant throughout the roster. Certainly a good problem to have to some degree, but Baltimore is starting to be hampered by their past success. Due to... Read More
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Fantasy Perspective: Week 7’s Surprise Performances

In this week’s My Mind on Sports Fantasy Column, we’ll be taking a look at Week 7’s surprise performances. Keep in mind, all the players on my list this week all share a common thread, players who you should be trading for. Some may still be free agents in your leagues; if that is the case it is imperative to... Read More
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