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2017 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys End-of-March 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 29 7:00pm NFL Spin Zone
After losing key pieces in free agency, the Dallas Cowboys focus heavily on their defense in the 2017 NFL Draft in this seven-round mock draft. Defense should be the key for the Dallas Cowboys to keep adding to their already successful roster. Last year in the first round, the Cowboys drafted running back Ezekiel Elliott […] 2017 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys End-of-March 7-Round Mock Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: San Francisco 49ers End-of-March 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 29 6:30pm NFL Spin Zone
What do John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan put together for the San Francisco 49ers in this seven-round mock for the 2017 NFL Draft? The 2017 NFL Draft is important for all 32 teams. The draft is the time where teams can add impact long-term assets to their roster without paying premium prices in free agency. […] 2017 NFL Draft: San Francisco 49ers End-of-March 7-Round Mock Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Chicago Bears: Secondary Becoming Quite Crowded

Mar 29 6:00pm NFL Spin Zone
The Chicago Bears secondary has quickly become quite crowed. As a result, some tough decisions are going to have to be made. The Chicago Bears 2017 NFL free agency plan didn’t go exactly the way they wanted to. General manager Ryan Pace swung and missed with star cornerbacks Stephon Gilmore and A.J. Bouye, as well […] Chicago Bears: Secondary Becoming Quite Crowded - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Fantasy Football 2017: Draft Ezekiel Elliott Over LeVeon Bell

Mar 29 5:30pm NFL Spin Zone
Ezekiel Elliott and Le’Veon Bell are two of the best fantasy football players. Yet, if owners need to pick between them they should draft Elliott over Bell. We should look at this scenario like a good problem. You find yourself sitting at the top of the first round in your 2017 fantasy football draft and […] Fantasy Football 2017: Draft Ezekiel Elliott Over Le’Veon Bell - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: 10 Small-School Prospects Who Could Be Studs

Mar 29 4:59pm NFL Spin Zone
The small-school prospects that get drafted are just one of the things that keep the NFL Draft exciting. There’s plenty to go around in 2017. Welcome to that part of the 2017 NFL Draft when you say “who?” and “he played where?” Actually, that’s not entirely true. More and more players are coming out from […] 2017 NFL Draft: 10 Small-School Prospects Who Could Be Studs - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Dallas Cowboys: Easy to See Why Players Were Team Dak

Mar 29 1:00pm NFL Spin Zone
With reports that Tony Romo is distancing himself from Dallas Cowboys teammates who were ‘Team Dak,’ it’s easy to see why players gravitated that way For years quarterback Tony Romo was living the good life. He was the starting quarterback for one of the most recognizable franchises in all of sports history. He had the […] Dallas Cowboys: Easy to See Why Players Were ‘Team Dak’ - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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NFL And Regression To the Mean, 1970-2016

Mar 29 12:57pm FootballPerspective.com
Since 1970, you would do a pretty good job estimating any team’s record by regressing that team’s record back to the mean by about 60\%. More specifically, if you take 40\% of the team’s actual winning percentage the prior year, and 60\% of the league average winning percentage, you would get a pretty good estimate […]...
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Roger Goodell Says Hell Be in New Engalnd for the 2017 Kickoff Game

Mar 29 12:56pm NFL Gridiron Gab
It seemed like a matter of time before NFL Commish Roger Goodell would have to enter enemy territory in New England after the Super Bowl, and it sounds like he’s... The post Roger Goodell Says He’ll Be in New Engalnd for the 2017 Kickoff Game appeared first on NFL Gridiron Gab.
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Cleveland Browns Must Address 3-Tech Defensive Tackle

Mar 29 12:30pm NFL Spin Zone
The Cleveland Browns are poised to have a special defensive line, but must address the 3-tech defensive tackle in order to complete it. The Cleveland Browns took an extremely aggressive approach to dealing with the interior of their offensive line, not only improving the front line players, but giving them a ton of depth. In the […] Cleveland Browns Must Address 3-Tech Defensive Tackle - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Houston Texans Coach Bill OBrien Building Smokescreens

Mar 29 12:00pm NFL Spin Zone
Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien has already begun the traditional NFL draft smokescreen building as he narrows the team’s focus one month out. With just 30 days until the 2017 NFL Draft, it’s expected that teams start to try to mislead each other. Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien is employing one of the earliest and […] 2017 NFL Draft: Houston Texans Coach Bill O’Brien Building Smokescreens - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Atlanta Falcons: Derrick Coleman Offers Super Bowl Lessons

Mar 29 11:35am NFL Spin Zone
The Atlanta Falcons have a long road ahead to recover form their Super Bowl 51 collapse, but they hope that Derrick Coleman will help the cause. When an NFL offense is at work on the field, it’s crucial that nothing interferes with its concentration—whether that’s headset static or other noise. The Atlanta Falcons know all too […] Atlanta Falcons: Derrick Coleman Offers Super Bowl Lessons - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Cincinnati Bengals 7-Round Mock Draft Post-Free Agency

Mar 28 5:33pm NFL Spin Zone
The Cincinnati Bengals need to add both quality and depth on both sides of the ball in the 2017 NFL Draft, which they do in this 7-round mock draft. Expectations for the 2016 season were relatively high for the Cincinnati Bengals following a career-year from Andy Dalton the season before and a playoff berth. Rather […] 2017 NFL Draft: Cincinnati Bengals 7-Round Mock Draft Post-Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Carolina Panthers: How Does Jonathan Stewart Extension Affect NFL Draft?

Mar 28 4:00pm NFL Spin Zone
The Carolina Panthers decided to extend Jonathan Stewart through 2018 which impacts the team, the player and LSU running back Leonard Fournette. The front office for the Carolina Panthers has a strong belief in consistency. During the offseason, the organization has made moves to keep important aspects of both the offense and defense together. On […] Carolina Panthers: How Does Jonathan Stewart Extension Affect NFL Draft? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Minnesota Vikings: 3 Mid-Round Wide Receiver Gems in 2017 NFL Draft

Mar 28 3:30pm NFL Spin Zone
The Minnesota Vikings head into the 2017 season with a need at wide receiver and these mid-round 2017 NFL Draft options could fill the void If Minnesota had not traded a first round pick for Sam Bradford at the beginning of last season, they would currently be sitting with the 14th pick and have an opportunity […] Minnesota Vikings: 3 Mid-Round Wide Receiver Gems in 2017 NFL Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Fantasy Football 2017: Jameis Winston Set For Best Season Yet

Mar 28 3:05pm NFL Spin Zone
Make no mistake about it, quarterback Jameis Winston of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is set to have his best fantasy football season yet. Jameis Winston had a very productive fantasy football season in his second year with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In 2016, Winston totaled 4,090 passing yards on 345 completions with 28 touchdowns, and […] Fantasy Football 2017: Jameis Winston Set For Best Season Yet - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Looking At Possible Tennessee Titans First-Round Picks

Mar 28 2:40pm NFL Spin Zone
The Tennessee Titans own a pair of first-round picks in the 2017 NFL Draft, but who could they possibly select at both spots? With just one month to go before the 2017 NFL Draft, the mock drafts are freely flowing. That means everyone is freely speculating who will the Tennessee Titans will take with their […] 2017 NFL Draft: Looking At Possible Tennessee Titans First-Round Picks - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Kansas City Chiefs: 5 Potential Backup Quarterback Options

Mar 28 2:15pm NFL Spin Zone
Months of comments from Kansas City Chiefs’ personnel affirm Alex Smith as the starter, but they’re still looking for a backup as the offseason progresses. With the Kansas City Chiefs declining Nick Foles’ option in March, the team is without a backup quarterback. There are several options out there who may compete to be the future […] Kansas City Chiefs: 5 Potential Backup Quarterback Options - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Washington Redskins: Fans Shouldnt Believe Bruce Allen

Mar 28 1:50pm NFL Spin Zone
Bruce Allen was hired to bring the Washington Redskins back to their glory days, yet all he’s given the franchise is chaos and continued dysfunction. When Bruce Allen was hired by Washington Redskins’ owner Daniel Snyder back in December 2009, it was supposed to be a great day for fans—young and old alike. Allen, after […] Washington Redskins: Fans Shouldn’t Believe Bruce Allen - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Fantasy Football: DeAndre Hopkins A Quarterback Away From Greatness

Mar 28 1:25pm NFL Spin Zone
The fantasy football production of DeAndre Hopkins hinges on what plans the Houston Texans ultimately have at quarterback. Last season with the Houston Texans, wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins had one of the least productive years of his career. In 2016, Hopkins totaled 954 receiving yards on 78 receptions and just four touchdowns. Needless to say, […] Fantasy Football: DeAndre Hopkins A Quarterback Away From Greatness - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Seattle Seahawks Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 28 1:05pm NFL Spin Zone
S With a number of positional needs that must still be addressed, the Seattle Seahawks have to find some impact players early during the 2017 NFL Draft. The Seattle Seahawks may have finished 2016 at 10-5-1 with a commanding lead in the NFC West, but it was still a down year for the annual contenders. […] 2017 NFL Draft: Seattle Seahawks Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Detroit Lions Draft Profile 2017: Defensive End Derek Barnett

Mar 28 12:25pm NFL Spin Zone
The Detroit Lions need to address their defense needs in the 2017 NFL Draft and defensive end Derek Barnett has the qualities and skills they need. Derek Barnett is a defensive end out of Tennessee and a top ranked player in the 2017 NFL Draft. Since his freshman year, Barnett has been developed and conditioned himself into […] Detroit Lions Draft Profile 2017: Defensive End Derek Barnett - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Players Coming And Going From New England Since 2000

Mar 28 12:23pm FootballPerspective.com
It’s been an unusually busy offseason for the Patriots. New England signed Buffalo Pro Bowl cornerback Stephon Gilmore to a big contract, and also added former Bengals running back Rex Burkhead.  The Patriots were also active in the trade market, acquiring WR Brandin Cooks from New Orleans, DE Kony Ealy from Carolina, and TE Dwayne Allen from […]...
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Dallas Cowboys: 5 Players Ready to Break Out in 2017

Mar 28 12:03pm NFL Spin Zone
After going 13-3 last year the Dallas Cowboys have seen a lot of change to their roster so far, but here are five players ready to thrive in bigger roles in 2017 Love them or hate them, the NFL is more fun when the Dallas Cowboys are relevant. In 2016, they were exactly that. So […] Dallas Cowboys: 5 Players Ready to Break Out in 2017 - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New England Patriots: Is Jimmy Garoppolo Going Anywhere?

Mar 28 11:42am NFL Spin Zone
Nobody knows the New England Patriots’ plans for Jimmy Garoppolo, but could strengthened interest from the Cleveland Browns be enough to get a deal done? New England Patriots second-strong quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is destined to get his shot as a possible franchise quarterback in this league. But whether that’s as the successor to Tom Brady remains to […] New England Patriots: Is Jimmy Garoppolo Going Anywhere? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Fantasy Football Fallout: Eddie Lacy Joins Seattle Seahawks

Mar 28 10:50am NFL Spin Zone
Every NFL Free Agency deal has two sides, the on-field impact and fantasy football fallout. Eddie Lacy joins the Seattle Seahawks, and we debate the effects. For three years now, the lure of Eddie Lacy has drawn in fantasy football owners. He plays his siren song, garners a first-round pick, sucks, and then gets hurt. This […] Fantasy Football Fallout: Eddie Lacy Joins Seattle Seahawks - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Chicago Bears Free Agency 2017: Grading Each Signing

Mar 28 10:25am NFL Spin Zone
Highly active in 2017 NFL free agency, grading each of the Chicago Bears signings to this point in the offseason The Chicago Bears have been busy in 2017 NFL free agency, signing 11 new players for the upcoming season. The Bears have swung and missed with some of the bigger free agent names, and as a result, […] Chicago Bears Free Agency 2017: Grading Each Signing - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Carolina Panthers: 5 Second Round Options in 2017 NFL Draft

Mar 28 10:01am NFL Spin Zone
With possession of two picks in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the Carolina Panthers are in position to land a pair of high impact players. Following the somewhat surprising trade of defensive end Kony Ealy to the New England Patriots, the Carolina Panthers were able to turn their early third-round pick in […] Carolina Panthers: 5 Second Round Options in 2017 NFL Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Houston Texans: Quarterbacks To Consider In 2017 NFL Draft

Mar 28 9:41am NFL Spin Zone
The Houston Texans’ future is intimately tied to the quarterback position and finding the right player may boil down to the 2017 NFL Draft. The 2017 NFL Draft features plenty of quarterbacks who could develop into franchise signal callers for a number of teams. One of the top landing spots for the young quarterbacks is […] Houston Texans: Quarterbacks To Consider In 2017 NFL Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Buffalo Bills: Waiver Pickup Scott Crichton A Flyer To Add Depth

Mar 28 9:11am NFL Spin Zone
In need of depth on the defense, the Buffalo Bills may have found a quality piece on waivers in Scott Crichton. The Buffalo Bills have been on a mission to shore up their defense this offseason after the team finished near the bottom in total defense in 2016. On Monday, the team added some depth to […] Buffalo Bills: Waiver Pickup Scott Crichton A Flyer To Add Depth - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Detroit Lions: Theo Riddick Remains Integral To Offense

Mar 27 8:51pm NFL Spin Zone
With an injury-riddled season now behind him, Theo Riddick figures to return to prominence in 2017. As a 2013 sixth-round draft pick, not much was expected of Detroit Lions running back Theo Riddick. With his late-round pedigree, he was expected to have to fight for a roster spot, with no guarantee of having a role […] Detroit Lions: Theo Riddick Remains Integral To Offense - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Oakland Raiders: Reactions to Owners Approval for Las Vegas

Mar 27 8:25pm NFL Spin Zone
On Monday, 31 owners said yes to the Oakland Raiders motion to move the franchise to Las Vegas. How did those inside the organization react? On Monday, a landslide vote sent the Oakland Raiders on a one-way ticket to Las Vegas, first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter: Raiders to Vegas: 31-1 Miami opposed, per source. […] Oakland Raiders: Reactions to Owners Approval for Las Vegas - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Carolina Panthers: Jonathan Stewarts Contract Restructure a Smart Move

Mar 27 8:16pm NFL Spin Zone
Running back Jonathan Stewart was set to play in 2017 on essentially a one year deal, but the Carolina Panthers opted to retain his services for an additional year. Taken in the first round in the 2008 NFL Draft, the talented Jonathan Stewart still finds himself as one of the better running backs in the […] Carolina Panthers: Jonathan Stewart’s Contract Restructure a Smart Move - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Is Davis Webb The No. 1 Quarterback?

Mar 27 7:25pm NFL Spin Zone
Who is the No. 1 quarterback in the 2017 NFL Draft? Davis Webb out of California gets the nod for me. The 2017 NFL Draft doesn’t have a clear-cut No. 1 quarterback. Each prospect has their pros and cons, but it is tough for everyone to agree on which signal-caller is the best. You have […] 2017 NFL Draft: Is Davis Webb The No. 1 Quarterback? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New York Jets: Should Malik Hooker Be In Cards At No. 6 In 2017 NFL Draft?

Mar 27 7:06pm NFL Spin Zone
The New York Jets have the sixth overall pick in the NFL Draft—should they select safety Malik Hooker at that spot? The New York Jets face a very important decision with their first-round selection (sixth overall) in the 2017 NFL Draft at the end of April. Full disclosure, I recently wrote that Gang Green should select Clemson […] New York Jets: Should Malik Hooker Be In Cards At No. 6 In 2017 NFL Draft? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Miami Dolphins: Landing Zach Brown Worth Ponying Up For

Mar 27 6:36pm NFL Spin Zone
Linebacker Zach Brown is reportedly deciding between the Oakland Raiders and Miami Dolphins, and Miami needs to up the ante and make this move. In 2016, the Miami Dolphins linebacker corps was a detriment and perhaps the team’s most glaring weakness by year’s end. So far this offseason, they have inked proven veteran Lawrence Timmons and […] Miami Dolphins: Landing Zach Brown Worth Ponying Up For - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Houston Texans: Why Not Jay Cutler at Quarterback?

Mar 27 6:21pm NFL Spin Zone
Quarterback Jay Cutler has a bad stigma about him due to his apparent lackadaisical approach, but should the Houston Texans consider him despite that? The Houston Texans need a quarterback. They’ve rid themselves of Brock Osweiler, but now face a Tom Savage reality. Or they could look elsewhere. So let’s take a look at a […] Houston Texans: Why Not Jay Cutler at Quarterback? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Detroit Lions Draft Profile: O.J. Howard Strengths and Weaknesses

Mar 27 3:00pm NFL Spin Zone
The Detroit Lions have several needs in the 2017 NFL Draft. If O.J. Howard is available at 21, his skills and athleticism would tremendously help the offense. With the 2017 NFL Draft around the corner, NFL scouts and analysts have been graded this year’s draft class. Tight ends aren’t usually at the top of the list […] Detroit Lions Draft Profile: O.J. Howard Strengths and Weaknesses - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: 5 Possible Running Back Targets for Washington Redskins

Mar 27 2:29pm NFL Spin Zone
The Washington Redskins need to ramp up their running game and should look to the 2017 NFL Draft to do so as these five prospects are solid targets. The Washington Redskins have the No. 17 pick in the upcoming 2017 NFL Draft. Depending on who you talk to, the Redskins have either a major need […] 2017 NFL Draft: 5 Possible Running Back Targets for Washington Redskins - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Cleveland Browns Shouldnt Consider Rey Maualuga In Free Agency

Mar 27 11:05am NFL Spin Zone
While stealing from a division rival is always nice, the Cleveland Browns shouldn’t go after recently released linebacker Rey Maualuga. The Cincinnati Bengals drafted former USC linebacker Rey Maualuga in the second round of the 2009 NFL Draft. Eight seasons and 584 tackles later, the Bengals decided that it was time to part ways. “Rey […] Cleveland Browns Shouldn’t Consider Rey Maualuga In Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Tennessee Titans Cant Afford To Swing And Miss

Mar 27 10:45am NFL Spin Zone
On the cusp of becoming something special, the Tennessee Titans can’t afford to whiff in the 2017 NFL Draft. The Tennessee Titans’ recent draft history is one of plenty of swings and misses, especially in the first round. Even with two picks in the 2017 NFL Draft (Nos. 5 and 18), the Titans can’t afford a miss, […] 2017 NFL Draft: Tennessee Titans Can’t Afford To Swing And Miss - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Minnesota Vikings: Free Agency Week 3 And The Moritz Bohringer Factor

Mar 27 10:21am NFL Spin Zone
Two solid weeks of free agency under wraps and many more to go, the Minnesota Vikings hope to fill more holes before the 2017 NFL Draft. Unfortunately, Week 3 of 2017 NFL free agency did not resolve anymore of the lingering issues that the Minnesota Vikings have, except for increasing their cap space. Veteran defensive end, Brian […] Minnesota Vikings: Free Agency Week 3 And The Moritz Bohringer Factor - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Dallas Cowboys Draft Target: Jalen Reeves-Maybin, Linebacker

Mar 27 9:57am NFL Spin Zone
With the 2017 NFL Draft just around the corner the Dallas Cowboys could look to go in several directions, including linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin The Dallas Cowboys have some needs on defense, that’s no surprise. They won 13 games last season, but did so on the strength of their offense. Ultimately, they were able to mask what […] Dallas Cowboys Draft Target: Jalen Reeves-Maybin, Linebacker - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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NFL Rule Changes Should Include Making My Cause, My Cleats A Fixture

Mar 27 9:36am NFL Spin Zone
As it ponders rule changes, the NFL should consider extending its ‘My Cause, My Cleats’ campaign, making it a permanent staple In Week 13 of the 2016 season, the NFL instituted their “My Cause, My Cleats” initiative. Players across the league wore custom cleats to benefit charities and causes of their choice without being fined for violating […] NFL Rule Changes Should Include Making ‘My Cause, My Cleats’ A Fixture - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Miami Dolphins: 5 Offensive Line Draft Targets After First Round

Mar 27 9:00am NFL Spin Zone
The top 5 offensive line prospect for the Miami Dolphins to consider beyond Day 1 of the 2017 NFL Draft Heading into the 2017 NFL Draft, the Miami Dolphins have three main problem areas: the offensive line, the linebacker corps, and defensive backs—primarily the safety position. The team has done a lot in the NFL’s […] Miami Dolphins: 5 Offensive Line Draft Targets After First Round - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Wisdom of Crowds Recap: Quarterback Edition (2017)

Mar 27 8:00am FootballPerspective.com
Adam Steele is back to recap his Wisdom of Crowds work. As always, we thank him for that. Football Perspective wouldn’t be what it is without contributions like this from folks like Adam. I’d like to thank everyone who voted in this year’s Wisdom of the Crowds, and I also appreciate your patience in waiting […]...
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Philadelphia Eagles: Will Vinny Curry Earn His Paycheck in 2017?

Mar 26 5:00pm NFL Spin Zone
Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Vinny Curry hasn’t played up to his 5-year, $47.25 million contract, but will he earn that paycheck in 2017? After the 2015 season, Howie Roseman and the Philadelphia Eagles decided that defense end Vinny Curry deserved a contract extension. Curry, who up to that point had never started a game in […] Philadelphia Eagles: Will Vinny Curry Earn His Paycheck in 2017? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys 5 Biggest Needs Post-Free Agency

Mar 26 4:20pm NFL Spin Zone
After addressing some of the holes on their roster in free agency the Dallas Cowboys five biggest needs are ranked as we inch closer to the 2017 NFL Draft Heading into the 2017 offseason there were several areas of need for the NFC East Champion Dallas Cowboys. Then free agency opened and they were able […] 2017 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys 5 Biggest Needs Post-Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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TD/INT Ratio Leaders

Mar 26 3:58pm FootballPerspective.com
Touchdown/Interception ratio isn’t an official statistic, so here’s something you probably didn’t know. Among qualifying passers (minimum 14 pass attempts per team game), either Tom Brady or Aaron Rodgers has led the league in this category in 6 of the last 7 seasons. The one exception? Nick Foles in 2013. Brady has lead the NFL […]...
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New York Jets 2017 NFL Draft Profile: Nathan Peterman, Quarterback

Mar 26 3:40pm NFL Spin Zone
Could the answer to the New York Jets problems at quarterback be available in a young man from the University of Pittsburgh? The New York Jets have been trying to answer the quarterback question for far too many years now. Jets fans are some of the most loyal in the entire league. How could they […] New York Jets 2017 NFL Draft Profile: Nathan Peterman, Quarterback - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Atlanta Falcons Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 26 3:00pm NFL Spin Zone
Most of the pieces are there for the Atlanta Falcons to make another Super Bowl run. Taking full advantage of their six current picks during the 2017 NFL Draft would only help their cause. Less than two months ago, the Atlanta Falcons seemed destined to claim their first Lombardi Trophy in team history. Unfortunately for them, Tom […] 2017 NFL Draft: Atlanta Falcons Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Green Bay Packers: Can Christine Michael Finally Fulfill Potential?

Mar 26 2:30pm NFL Spin Zone
The Green Bay Packers have brought Christine Michael back to the team, but how will he compliment Ty Montgomery and will he ever fulfill his potential? The Green Bay Packers offense is centered around Aaron Rodgers, that much is obvious. However, that doesn’t mean a healthy dose of solid running backs isn’t necessary to the […] Green Bay Packers: Can Christine Michael Finally Fulfill Potential? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Oakland Raiders: Two-Team Race For Linebacker Zach Brown?

Mar 26 1:50pm NFL Spin Zone
Zach Brown has narrowed his choices down to two teams. Along with the Oakland Raiders, which club has the free-agent linebacker’s attention? Many Oakland Raiders fans hurled insults toward linebacker Zach Brown via Twitter after he wrapped up a visit at the team’s facility: Gone, Outta here – moneybagg yo — Zach Brown (@ZachBrown\_55) March […] Oakland Raiders: Two-Team Race For Linebacker Zach Brown? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: 5 First-Round Options For the Detroit Lions

Mar 26 1:15pm NFL Spin Zone
The Detroit Lions have several areas that need to be addressed during the 2017 NFL Draft. These prospects are their top-five options in the first round. The Detroit Lions have had a productive free agency. With the 2017 NFL Draft quickly approaching, the Lions will need to address the areas they couldn’t fill during their […] 2017 NFL Draft: 5 First-Round Options For the Detroit Lions - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New York Giants: Janoris Jenkins Hoodie Channels Jackrabbits Bugs Bunny

Mar 26 12:27pm NFL Spin Zone
New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins, a.k.a. ‘Jackrabbit,’ is taking personal marketing and branding to hilarious new places. Janoris Jenkins made his case to be called the NFL’s best cornerback in 2016. Pro Football Focus listed Jenkins as an honorable mention for the best cornerback against the slant pattern in 2016. The publication also ranked […] New York Giants: Janoris Jenkins’ Hoodie Channels Jackrabbit’s Bugs Bunny - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Tony Romo: Options Narrowed To Houston Texans Or Retirement

Mar 25 8:19pm NFL Spin Zone
The Houston Texans gained some big leverage with the announcement that quarterback Tony Romo will either play for them or retire, so why isn’t he signed yet? Prior to 2017 NFL free agency, the Tony Romo dilemma was already at the forefront of the storylines. The face of the Dallas Cowboys for the last decade, Romo […] Tony Romo: Options Narrowed To Houston Texans Or Retirement - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New England Patriots: Grading Each Free Agent Addition

Mar 25 1:30pm NFL Spin Zone
Grading every New England Patriots signing in 2017 NFL free agency The New England Patriots did not waste any time improving their roster this offseason. The defending Super Bowl champions knew that they could not stay complacent and expect to compete next year. Tom Brady is not getting any younger and now is the time […] New England Patriots: Grading Each Free Agent Addition - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Cleveland Browns: Nickell Robey-Coleman Should Get Free Agency Look

Mar 25 12:45pm NFL Spin Zone
The Cleveland Browns should consider mining for value in 2017 free agency and looking into signing cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman. The Cleveland Browns opened 2017 NFL free agency with a bang. They reforged their offensive line by adding both center J.C. Tretter and Guard Kevin Zeitler. Then, the Browns replaced experimental receiver Terrelle Pryor with veteran wideout […] Cleveland Browns: Nickell Robey-Coleman Should Get Free Agency Look - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: New Orleans Saints 7-Round Mock Draft Post-Free Agency

Mar 25 12:04pm NFL Spin Zone
With two picks in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints can make big moves. How does it play out in this seven-round mock draft? The 2017 NFL Draft is almost here and teams are ready to make themselves better. As for the New Orleans Saints, watching them on offense […] 2017 NFL Draft: New Orleans Saints 7-Round Mock Draft Post-Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Green Bay Packers: Ricky Jean-Francois Adds Depth to Defensive Line

Mar 25 11:35am NFL Spin Zone
The Green Bay Packers signed defensive lineman Ricky Jean-Francois to a one-year deal. He brings with him depth, size, and leadership to a weak Packers’ defense. Ricky Jean-Francois signed a one-year, $3 million deal with the Green Bay Packers on Thursday. While the defensive lineman isn’t going to give the team Pro-Bowl numbers, he does bring […] Green Bay Packers: Ricky Jean-Francois Adds Depth to Defensive Line - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Running Back Receiving Data Since 1950

Mar 25 11:29am FootballPerspective.com
Yesterday, I looked at the amount of rushing yards generated by “quarterbacks” in each year since 1950. I put that term in quotes because what I did was calculated the amount of rushing yards by passers, weighted by the number of passing yards by each passer. So the amount of rushing yards by a passer […]...
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