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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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Oakland Raiders: Adrian Peterson Isnt Good Backup Plan for Marshawn Lynch

Mar 25 11:15am NFL Spin Zone
How has running back Adrian Peterson‘s asking price alienated him during free agency? What’s the Oakland Raiders’ alternative plan for Marshawn Lynch? If you ask running back Adrian Peterson, he’d probably prefer to play for the Oakland Raiders behind an offensive line with three Pro Bowlers. However, general manager Reggie McKenzie shouldn’t scramble to sign […] Oakland Raiders: Adrian Peterson Isn’t Good Backup Plan for Marshawn Lynch - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Arizona Cardinals Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 25 10:45am NFL Spin Zone
The 2017 NFL Draft is just over a month away, and with the rush of free agency having concluded, the Arizona Cardinals are focused on hitting paydirt in April. Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim didn’t make any big splashes at the start of free agency like some assumed he may. Aside from re-signing Chandler Jones […] 2017 NFL Draft: Arizona Cardinals 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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New York Giants: Should Victor Cruz Be Brought Back?

Mar 25 10:25am NFL Spin Zone
The New York Giants were wise to part ways with veteran wide receiver Victor Cruz, but the possibility exists that the club could bring him back on a discount. The New York Giants parting ways with veteran wide receiver Victor Cruz this past February made all kinds of sense for multiple reasons. Cruz valiantly returned from […] New York Giants: Should Victor Cruz Be Brought Back? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Washington Redskins: Johnathan Hankins Should Be Signed

Mar 24 4:35pm NFL Spin Zone
The Washington Redskins have a huge hole in the middle of their defensive line, but signing 24-year-old free agent Johnathan Hankins would fill it. What in the world happened to Johnathan Hankins? That’s the question many NFL teams and fans would like to know as the talented defensive tackle—formerly of the New York Giants—is still without […] Washington Redskins: Johnathan Hankins Should Be Signed - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Tennessee Titans: Injuries to Drafts Top Cornerbacks Could Change Plans

Mar 24 4:00pm NFL Spin Zone
Injuries to the top cornerbacks in the 2017 NFL Draft could be detrimental to the plight of the Tennessee Titans The 2017 NFL Draft continues to get more interesting, especially for teams looking for cornerback help. While the draft is considered deep at the position, that depth is being tested, especially at the top.For a team such […] Tennessee Titans: Injuries to Draft’s Top Cornerbacks Could Change Plans - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New England Patriots: Cameron Sutton Should Be Target 2017 NFL Draft

Mar 24 3:29pm NFL Spin Zone
The New England Patriots should make cornerback Cameron Sutton a priority in the 2017 NFL Draft. The New England Patriots have been extremely aggressive this offseason. The trades that they made for Brandin Cooks, Kony Ealy and Dwayne Allen will undoubtedly help them in 2017 and beyond. However, they gave up a lot of 2017 […] New England Patriots: Cameron Sutton Should Be Target 2017 NFL Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Carolina Panthers: Is John Ross A Possibility At No. 8?

Mar 24 12:45pm NFL Spin Zone
After an electrifying combine performance, John Ross is shooting up draft boards. Should the Carolina Panthers consider him at eighth overall? Entering the NFL Combine, wide receiver John Ross of Washington was viewed largely as a mid-to-late first-round selection. What happened next should have been more expected, as he broke Chris Johnson’s nine-year record in […] Carolina Panthers: Is John Ross A Possibility At No. 8? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Detroit Lions: Whats Next For Tight End Eric Ebron?

Mar 24 12:10pm NFL Spin Zone
Eric Ebron is approaching a turning point in his NFL career as the Detroit Lions decide where he fits into the franchise’s plans for the future. It has been an interesting NFL journey for Eric Ebron. When the Detroit Lions selected the former North Carolina tight end with the 10th overall pick in the 2014 […] Detroit Lions: What’s Next For Tight End Eric Ebron? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New Rule Change to Stop Intentional Fouls Proposed

Mar 24 11:49am NFL Gridiron Gab
The NFL’s competition committee has proposed a rule change that appears aimed at eliminating a strategy used by the 49ers and Ravens last season to drain time from the game... The post New Rule Change to Stop Intentional Fouls Proposed appeared first on NFL Gridiron Gab.
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Johnny Manziel: Pros and Cons of Possibly Joining New Orleans Saints

Mar 24 11:35am NFL Spin Zone
It appears there may be some interest between New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton and Johnny Manziel as a potential backup to Drew Brees. Believe it or not, the New Orleans Saints may be interested in bringing Johnny Manziel on board for the 2017 season as a potential backup to Drew Brees, which nobody […] Johnny Manziel: Pros and Cons of Possibly Joining New Orleans Saints - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Atlanta Falcons: Mohamed Sanu vs NFL, A Battle of All Time

Mar 24 11:01am NFL Spin Zone
Time is money. Time is irrelevant. When it comes to the battle of time, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell appear to be on different sides. The Atlanta Falcons’ Super Bowl 51 collapse, during which they blew a 25-point lead over the New England Patriots and subsequently lost in overtime, is one […] Atlanta Falcons: Mohamed Sanu vs NFL, A Battle of All Time - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Minnesota Vikings: 3 Running Backs That Would Fit in 2017 NFL Draft

Mar 24 10:39am NFL Spin Zone
Which running backs in the 2017 NFL Draft would make sense for the Minnesota Vikings to select to help replace Adrian Peterson? It appears the Minnesota Vikings will be moving on from Adrian Peterson, so who will now replace the future Hall of Fame running back in Minnesota? If Minnesota wants to resolve that issue immediately, […] Minnesota Vikings: 3 Running Backs That Would Fit 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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Quarterback Rushing Data Since 1950 (Updated)

Mar 24 8:00am FootballPerspective.com
Last year, Tyrod Taylor led all quarterbacks with 580 rushing yards. Colin Kaepernick, in 12 games, ranked 2nd with 468 rushing yards, and no other quarterback had even 400 rushing yards. But Aaron Rodgers, Blake Bortles, Cam Newton, Marcus Mariota, and Andrew Luck all had at least 300 rushing yards, so 7 out of 32 […]...
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2017 NFL Draft: Green Bay Packers Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 23 6:15pm NFL Spin Zone
After a quiet free agency period, the Green Bay Packers have one final opportunity to fill their positional needs during the 2017 NFL Draft. Coming off an impressive 2016 campaign, there’s a lot to like about this Green Bay Packers team. While they suffered some painful losses this offseason, they did make a couple of quality additions […] 2017 NFL Draft: Green Bay Packers 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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Dallas Cowboys: Darrelle Revis A Fit At Cornerback?

Mar 23 5:45pm NFL Spin Zone
The Dallas Cowboys have a depleted secondary and veteran cornerback Darrelle Revis needs a home; are the two a fit for one another? Could the Dallas Cowboys be in the market for a veteran cornerback with a big name like Darrelle Revis? At this point in his career Revis won’t be hosting any island tours. […] Dallas Cowboys: Darrelle Revis A Fit At Cornerback? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Carolina Panthers: Grading 2017 Free Agent Acquisitions

Mar 23 5:13pm NFL Spin Zone
Armed with $50 million in cap space, the Carolina Panthers made aggressive moves in the opening days of 2017 NFL free agency. A general manager known for his bargain bin shopping and reclamation project tendencies, Dave Gettleman possessed ample amounts of cap space for the first time in his tenure with the Carolina Panthers. After […] Carolina Panthers: Grading 2017 Free Agent Acquisitions - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New York Jets Tanking for Sam Darnold in 2018 NFL Draft?

Mar 23 3:15pm NFL Spin Zone
Tanking is hard, especially in the NFL, but are the New York Jets actually tanking for USC quarterback Sam Darnold in the 2018 NFL Draft? Believe your eyes, because #ScamforSam is in full effect. If you listen to some theories out there, the New York Jets are preparing to tank the 2017 NFL season in […] New York Jets Tanking for Sam Darnold in 2018 NFL Draft? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Cleveland Browns: Trade With Buffalo Bills in NFL Draft?

Mar 23 2:45pm NFL Spin Zone
In order for the Cleveland Browns to ensure they get the quarterback they want, they may need to trade with the Buffalo Bills. With the Cleveland Browns having picked Myles Garrett in every sense except physically handing in the card, the focus turns to the 12th pick and quarterback. Beyond determining which quarterback they want, […] Cleveland Browns: Trade With Buffalo Bills in NFL Draft? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Colin Kapernick Should Not Remain A Free Agent Much Longer

Mar 23 12:10pm NFL Spin Zone
Colin Kapernick’s political position should not be the reason he remains a free agent when he’s shown the talent to earn a job in the NFL. Colin Kapernick has been a catalyst for a large amount of political talk in sports through his efforts to draw attention to the struggles of disenfranchised people throughout the country. […] Colin Kapernick Should Not Remain A Free Agent Much Longer - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Arizona Cardinals: Robert Nkemdiche Needs to Step Up in 2017

Mar 23 11:40am NFL Spin Zone
The Arizona Cardinals need to fill the void left by Calais Campbell, and they hope Robert Nkemdiche can take over in 2017. It’s not easy to lose a player like Calais Campbell. With the Arizona Cardinals for nine seasons, he was not only a productive player, but also a vocal leader in the locker room. There’s plenty of […] Arizona Cardinals: Robert Nkemdiche Needs to Step Up in 2017 - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Chicago Bears: Projecting Defensive Starters Post-Free Agency

Mar 23 11:15am NFL Spin Zone
Following several key additions in 2017 NFL free agency, here is what the Chicago Bears starting defense could look like, prior to the NFL Draft. The Chicago Bears swung and missed with some potential starters in free agency, showing that the once-proud franchise doesn’t swing the same weight it once did. The Bears defense added […] Chicago Bears: Projecting Defensive Starters Post-Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Miami Dolphins: T.J. McDonald is Best Safety Option Available

Mar 23 10:50am NFL Spin Zone
The Miami Dolphins still need help at safety. Free agent T.J. McDonald is the best available, and the team needs to consider offering a contract. The Miami Dolphins must upgrade the safety position, which isn’t some newfound revelation. Signing Reshad Jones to a well-deserved extension was a key move, but losing Isa Abdul-Quddus was a […] Miami Dolphins: T.J. McDonald is Best Safety Option Available - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New England Patriots: Why Is Darrelle Revis Considered An Option?

Mar 23 10:25am NFL Spin Zone
The New England Patriots could have interest in adding established cornerback depth. Darrelle Revis should not be seen as a legitimate option. Just a few days ago, the Boston Globe’s Ben Volin warned fans not to “discount” the chances of the New England Patriots reuniting with Darrelle Revis, who was recently released in a cost-cutting measure. […] New England Patriots: Why Is Darrelle Revis Considered An Option? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Richard Sherman: 5 Possible Trade Destinations for Cornerback

Mar 23 10:00am NFL Spin Zone
With rumors circulating that four-time Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman could be available in a trade, we look at five possible destinations There have been a few trades that came out of left field this offseason. One was when the New England Patriots traded for defensive end Kony Ealy from the Carolina Panthers. Ealy is […] Richard Sherman: 5 Possible Trade Destinations for Cornerback - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Pittsburgh Steelers: Tyson Alualu Could Benefit From Team Upgrade

Mar 23 9:40am NFL Spin Zone
The defending AFC North champions have been busy in recent days adding depth. Defensive tackle Tyson Alualu is the newest member of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Traditionally, the Pittsburgh Steelers are not one of your busier teams when it comes to signing teams other free agents. However, in roughly a 24-hour span, they went on a bit […] Pittsburgh Steelers: Tyson Alualu Could Benefit From Team Upgrade - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New York Jets: Drafting Mitchell Trubisky Would Be a Mistake

Mar 23 9:20am NFL Spin Zone
The New York Jets have a private visit scheduled with quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. They need to end it there and not select him in the draft. A franchise quarterback—the New York Jets have been trying to find one of those pesky things for what feels like forever. Okay, so may it’s only going on 40 years. The Jets had […] New York Jets: Drafting Mitchell Trubisky Would Be a Mistake - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Cleveland Browns: All-Defense 3-Round 2017 Mock Draft

Mar 23 9:00am NFL Spin Zone
With five selections in the first three rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft, what might happen if the Cleveland Browns used all those picks to remake their defense? The Cleveland Browns apparently had a plan for the early stage of 2017 NFL free agency, and that plan was to craft an offensive line the team could […] Cleveland Browns: All-Defense 3-Round 2017 Mock Draft - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2016 Team AV and Draft Value

Mar 23 8:00am FootballPerspective.com
Last year, I looked at each team’s “average” draft value, with average being defined as the AV-weighted average of the team’s roster. And yesterday, I did the same thing for every Super Bowl champion. Today, we look at the draft value for each team in 2016. One thing that’s interesting, if not surprising: there’s not […]...
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Philadelphia Eagles: Cornerback Must Be Primary Focus of 2017 NFL Draft

Mar 22 7:10pm NFL Spin Zone
The Philadelphia Eagles need to take a cornerback in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft. As we get closer to the 2017 NFL Draft, the debate for which position and player the Philadelphia Eagles should select in the first round is heating up. Howie Roseman and company attacked free agency in 2017, filling a […] Philadelphia Eagles: Cornerback Must Be Primary Focus of 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 Bleed Through Free Agency, Play Waiting Game

Mar 22 6:25pm NFL Spin Zone
While other NFL teams got significantly better through free agency, the Houston Texans let solid players leave, slowly bleeding talent in the stolid wait for a quarterback. NFL Spin Zone’s own Randy Gurzi may be right when calling for the Houston Texans to stop playing chicken and simply trade for quarterback Tony Romo. Across the NFL […] Houston Texans Bleed Through Free Agency, Play Waiting Game - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Atlanta Falcons: Limited Cap Space Hasnt Stifled Effective Free Agency

Mar 22 6:05pm NFL Spin Zone
The Atlanta Falcons aren’t working with a lot of money during NFL free agency, but are counting on their dollars and sense to add up to a Super Bowl ring. As the familiar expression goes, “You have to spend money to make money.” Success certainly requires investments. However, as the Atlanta Falcons are realizing during 2017 NFL free agency, […] Atlanta Falcons: Limited Cap Space Hasn’t Stifled Effective Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Tennessee Titans: Big Bill On Marcus Mariota Hasnt Come Due Yet

Mar 22 5:44pm NFL Spin Zone
Marcus Mariota is clearly the franchise quarterback the Tennessee Titans hoped he’d be, but that means the big bill will come due soon enough. In the NFL, there are teams paying their quarterbacks big money and there are those who either don’t have one or haven’t yet reached that point. The Tennessee Titans are in the […] Tennessee Titans: Big Bill On Marcus Mariota Hasn’t Come Due Yet - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New York Jets: 2 Second-Round Tight End Prospects to Consider

Mar 22 3:49pm NFL Spin Zone
A lack of tight end production and use has plagued the New York Jets of late, but they could change that in the 2017 NFL Draft. Production from the tight end position has been a virtual wasteland the last two seasons for the New York Jets. Consider this: over the last two NFL campaigns, New […] New York Jets: 2 Second-Round Tight End Prospects to Consider - 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 Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 22 2:29pm NFL Spin Zone
After making some much needed moves in free agency the San Francisco 49ers head into the 2017 NFL draft looking to build a solid foundation for their current attempt at a rebuild Things change quickly in the NFL. That’s even more true when it comes to the San Francisco 49ers. This team has changed coaches […] 2017 NFL Draft: San Francisco 49ers 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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New York Giants: Jerry Reese Off the Hot Seat (For Now)

Mar 22 1:19pm NFL Spin Zone
New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese went from being on the hot seat to within reach of a third Super Bowl championship. New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and general manager Jerry Reese are two of the most polarizing figures in recent franchise history. At this point, it’s safe to say Manning will forever […] New York Giants: Jerry Reese Off the Hot Seat (For Now) - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Ranking Oakland Raiders Top Needs After Free Agency

Mar 22 12:00pm NFL Spin Zone
With the 2017 NFL Draft just over a month away, the Oakland Raiders will need to fill the holes in the roster they failed to address during free agency. Heading into the offseason, it seemed nearly guaranteed the Oakland Raiders would be big spenders during 2017 NFL Free Agency. That wasn’t quite the case, as they […] 2017 NFL Draft: Ranking Oakland Raiders’ Top Needs After Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Fantasy Football Fallout: Brandin Cooks Joins New England Patriots

Mar 22 11:40am NFL Spin Zone
There are two sides to every NFL Free Agency deal, the real life impact and the fantasy football fallout. Brandin Cooks joins the New England Patriots, a debate. Dozens of players found new homes this month in the NFL. More will continue to sign new contracts, though the bulk of the biggest names have already […] Fantasy Football Fallout: Brandin Cooks Joins New England Patriots - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Dallas Cowboys: 5 Under-the-Radar Free Agents Still Available

Mar 22 11:15am NFL Spin Zone
2017 NFL free agency has slowed and the big names are no longer available, but here are five under-the-radar targets the Dallas Cowboys could still sign The Dallas Cowboys have been rather quiet during 2017 NFL free agency. That doesn’t mean they’ve done poorly, because they really haven’t. They managed to keep wide receiver Terrance Williams […] Dallas Cowboys: 5 Under-the-Radar Free Agents Still Available - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Kansas City Chiefs: Expectation, Obstacles Remain the Same

Mar 22 10:55am NFL Spin Zone
For the Kansas City Chiefs, the goal and expectation has been a Super Bowl since the arrival of Andy Reid. Entering his fifth year, the obstacles remain in the AFC. It should be a reasonable expectation around the team that, by now, the Kansas City Chiefs would have fielded a roster talented enough to make […] Kansas City Chiefs: Expectation, Obstacles Remain the Same - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Chicago Bears: Projecting Offensive Starters Post-Free Agency

Mar 22 10:35am NFL Spin Zone
Following NFL free agency, here’s how the Chicago Bears offense looks heading into the 2017 NFL Draft. The Chicago Bears still have a ton of money to spend, but the free agency list in quickly dwindling. It’s doubtful that the Bears will add any potential starters in free agency from here on out. The NFL Draft starts […] Chicago Bears: Projecting Offensive Starters Post-Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Pittsburgh Steelers: Knile Davis Is Needed Insurance At Running Back

Mar 22 10:15am NFL Spin Zone
The Pittsburgh Steelers put the franchise tag on Le’Veon Bell this offseason. Now they add a big-play performer to their backfield and special teams. When discussing the best running back in the NFL, Le’Veon Bell of the Pittsburgh Steelers is one name you will hear early on. While his off-the-field issues cloud his overall reputation to a […] Pittsburgh Steelers: Knile Davis Is Needed Insurance At Running Back - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Miami Dolphins: Grades for 2017 NFL Free Agency Moves

Mar 22 9:53am NFL Spin Zone
The Miami Dolphins haven’t made a huge splash this offseason, but they have been active. Grading their moves in 2017 NFL free agency Grades for the Miami Dolphins’ offseason moves have been all over the place. We’ve seen some crush the organization with overly harsh grades, while others have shown clear bias in giving them straight-As and love […] Miami Dolphins: Grades for 2017 NFL Free Agency Moves - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Super Bowl Champions, by Draft Value

Mar 22 8:00am FootballPerspective.com
The New England Patriots won Super Bowl LI, but it wasn’t because the team was packed full of high draft picks. Of the five Patriots who had more than 10 points of AV, only one was drafted in the first four rounds. Regular readers know that I created an AV-based draft value chart, which assigns […]...
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Dallas Cowboys: 6 Players From March Madness Sweet 16 Schools On Roster

Mar 21 10:51pm NFL Spin Zone
Which current members of the Dallas Cowboys roster are invested in 2017 March Madness still as they attended one of the colleges in the Sweet 16. Dallas Cowboys football and the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament don’t really belong in the same sentence. But with this being March Madness and the NFL offseason, it’s time to have […] Dallas Cowboys: 6 Players From March Madness Sweet 16 Schools On Roster - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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New York Giants: Geno Smith Isnt Eli Mannings Heir Apparent

Mar 21 3:50pm NFL Spin Zone
The New York Giants likely aren’t expecting Geno Smith will be the future franchise quarterback who will eventually replace Eli Manning. Stories of redemption and coming back from adversities in sports fascinate pockets of both diehard and casual fans. Brett Favre, Michael Vick, Kurt Warner, Carson Palmer and even Tony Romo are some NFL examples from […] New York Giants: Geno Smith Isn’t Eli Manning’s Heir Apparent - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Colin Kaepernick Being Blackballed By NFL? Survey Says

Mar 21 3:16pm NFL Spin Zone
Spike Lee may be onto something, as its rather inexplicable for Colin Kaepernick to still be without a football team. Has the former 49er been blackballed by the NFL? On Sunday, the world’s most famous New York sports fan, Spike Lee, made a rather ominous declaration. He inferred that quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who Lee’s New York […] Colin Kaepernick Being Blackballed By NFL? Survey Says… - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Ideal Fits for Top 30 Prospects

Mar 21 2:18pm NFL Spin Zone
Shuffling through the top 30 prospects in the 2017 NFL Draft and figuring out where the best place for them to play would be The 2017 NFL Draft will be here before we know, which will be awesome because we all need some football after this long break. Free agency is cool and all, but […] 2017 NFL Draft: Ideal Fits for Top 30 Prospects - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Washington Redskins: Drafting Running Back Could Elevate Offense

Mar 21 12:23pm NFL Spin Zone
The Washington Redskins drafting a top-tier running back could take their explosive offense to new heights. Robert Kelley, Matt Jones and Chris Thompson return at running back for the Washington Redskins in 2017. Thompson’s role is defined, but the Redskins need much more from the position on first and second down. The Redskins were one […] Washington Redskins: Drafting Running Back Could Elevate Offense - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Pittsburgh Steelers: Coty Sensabaugh A Sound Addition At Cornerback?

Mar 21 11:50am NFL Spin Zone
The secondary of the Pittsburgh Steelers has been a sore spot in recent years. Now the team has added a journeyman cornerback. Good or bad move? Despite some improvement from the previous season, the Pittsburgh Steelers still have some issues when it comes to their defensive unit. After a rough showing in 2015 and a […] Pittsburgh Steelers: Coty Sensabaugh A Sound Addition At Cornerback? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Draft: Ranking Chicago Bears Top Needs After Free Agency

Mar 21 11:28am NFL Spin Zone
After a busy-but-underwhelming free agency period, the Chicago Bears still have some significant needs to fill when the 2017 NFL Draft rolls around in late April. The Chicago Bears went into this offseason with some serious ground to gain. However, after spending loads of money via free agency, they still find themselves with numerous needs that […] 2017 NFL Draft: Ranking Chicago Bears’ Top Needs After Free Agency - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Which Quarterbacks Have Been Sacked The Most?

Mar 21 9:00am FootballPerspective.com
Ben Roethlisberger takes a lot of sacks. Since entering the league in 2004, he has nearly 100 more sacks than any other quarterback. I thought it would be interesting to look at the leaders in sacks taken over rolling 5-year periods. Over the last 5 years, the most sacked quarterback is Ryan Tannehill, who may […]...
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Colin Kaepernick: 5 Teams That Should Consider Giving QB a Chance

Mar 20 5:30pm NFL Spin Zone
Despite how things played out with the San Francisco 49ers, here’s a look at five teams that should consider giving Colin Kaepernick one final shot in 2017. A few years ago, there was a time when Colin Kaepernick was considered one of the league’s most dangerous quarterbacks thanks to his ability to be effective with his […] Colin Kaepernick: 5 Teams That Should Consider Giving QB a Chance - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Cleveland Browns: Should Team Slow Play Quarterback Search?

Mar 20 4:50pm NFL Spin Zone
Conventional wisdom might suggest the Cleveland Browns need to find their quarterback this offseason. If the options aren’t right, however, it doesn’t make sense to force a decision. The Cleveland Browns have been a struggling franchise ever since returning to the league as an expansion team in 1999. The biggest problem has been the lack […] Cleveland Browns: Should Team Slow Play Quarterback Search? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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Detroit Lions: Jordan Hill Adds Depth to the Defensive Line

Mar 20 4:05pm NFL Spin Zone
The Detroit Lions adding Jordan Hill is a necessary move for depth along the defensive line in the Motor City. Once the first wave of free agency concludes and many of the top players have signed big money deals, teams start bargain hunting and adding low-cost depth players with upside. On Monday, the Detroit Lions […] Detroit Lions: Jordan Hill Adds Depth to the Defensive Line - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.
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2017 NFL Free Agency: 5 Backup Quarterback Targets for the Pittsburgh Steelers

Mar 20 3:09pm NFL Spin Zone
Despite recently signing Landry Jones to a new two-year deal, here are five other backup quarterbacks the Pittsburgh Steelers should still consider targeting. At the moment, all signs point to Ben Roethlisberger leaning towards returning to the Pittsburgh Steelers for a 14th season. But there’s still a slight reason for concern since the veteran has mentioned the […] 2017 NFL Free Agency: 5 Backup Quarterback Targets for the Pittsburgh Steelers - 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 Post-Free Agency 7-Round Mock Draft

Mar 20 1:00pm NFL Spin Zone
With free agency now in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to take another look at the type of haul the Dallas Cowboys could put together during the 2017 NFL Draft. It’s been an interesting start to the offseason for the Dallas Cowboys, a team that didn’t make as much noise as expected during 2017 NFL Free […] 2017 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys 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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