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The Best RB in Each NFL Team's History

A few months ago, we looked at the best quarterback in each NFL team's history. Today, we will examine the best running back each franchise ever had.<p>The player with the most yards on any given team is not automatically the best runner in that franchise's history. Dominance, longevity and …

NFL

Who Is Being Set Up to Fail During the 2013 NFL Season?

Optimism typically dominates the football world during the month of June, but the reality is that there will be approximately as many disappointments as there are surprises this year. Injuries and other developments will factor in as good players and coaches become victims of the cruel NFL season, …

Football (U.S.)

From Ike to “The Matrix”: Welcome to the American dystopia

Part Orwellian security state, part Huxley wonderland and part “Matrix,” America is three dystopias in one!<p>American society has been sliding toward the realm of dystopian science fiction -- toward a nightmarish mishmash of George Orwell, Aldous Huxley and Philip K. Dick -- since at least the early …

How Does the Salary Cap Work in the NFL?

The NFL is not only one of the highest-grossing sports in the United States, it’s also one of the highest-grossing <i>industries</i> in the country.<p>With so much revenue being generated by the league, players are compensated quite well. Still, there are rules in place that keep this money in check.<p>The …

NFL

Power Ranking Every QB-Head Coach Tandem in the NFL

In the NFL, the two most important people on the field each Sunday are generally the head coach and the quarterback. Throughout this slideshow, those two critical pieces to success are brought together, as every QB-head coach tandem in the NFL has been ranked based on a series of factors.<p>Each …

NFL

NFL Power Rankings: Updated Look at League's Hierarchy

The NFL's power structure is an ever-evolving, seemingly living organism.<p>Injuries, suspensions and players' personal issues can cause irreparable damage to a team's chances of finding success. On the other hand, savvy free-agent acquisitions and impressive rookies can boost a team's fortunes.<p>Here's …

Football (U.S.)

Breaking Down the Best Pass-Catching Duos in the NFL

It is not just wide receiver partnerships that dominate the list of the best pass-catching duos in the NFL. Tight end tandems and wide receiver/tight end combinations also make the list.<p>Pass-catchers from the NFC figure more prominently. There are two combinations from both the NFC East and NFC …

Fantasy Football

Biggest Keys to Pittsburgh Steelers' Return to Glory

There are a few big things the Pittsburgh Steelers need to make sure happen in order to become Super Bowl contenders again.<p>The Steelers organization and its fans have come to expect nothing less than a Super Bowl ring every season. It is an unreasonable expectation, but it is one born out of …

Football (U.S.)

2013 NFL Preview: Super Bowl XLVIII Early Predictions

In 2012, there were a lot of teams that had chances of making it to the Super Bowl. In 2013, that's not completely true.<p>The San Francisco 49ers, Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks, Atlanta Falcons, New England Patriots, Green Bay Packers and Baltimore Ravens all have good chances at winning the Super …

NFL

5 Contenders Who Need a Wake Up Call This Offseason

Every now and then, a contender will seemingly grow content with its status as a premier team in the NFL. This team will stop making the moves that made it so good. Teams like these require wake up calls.<p>Teams in need of wake up calls have a few traits in common. They have either established …

NFL

Packers' Quarterback Breakdown: Full Evaluation and Depth Chart Analysis

The Green Bay Packers have been very fortunate with their two starting quarterbacks over the past 21 years.<p>Brett Favre started 252 consecutive games over 16 seasons with the Packers (starting in 1992) and won 160 games over that time, in addition to seven NFC North/Central divisional titles and a …

NFL

Oakland Raiders Quarterback Competition: Complete Position Evaluation

If there's one position in any sport that has the biggest impact on a team's overall success, it's hard to argue with that position being quarterback.<p>Glancing around the league, guys like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers and Drew Brees are perfect illustrations of this. I mean, take a look at the defenses …

Football (U.S.)

New York Giants Quarterback Breakdown: Evaluation and Depth Chart Analysis

Link to Media<p>The New York Giants have their fair share of questions heading into the 2013 season.<p>Who will be the starting right tackle? Can David Wilson excel as the feature running back? Will the defense bounce back from a miserable performance in 2012 that saw them allow the second-most yards in …

Football (U.S.)

6 Future Job Titles Tom Brady Could Have After Playing Career Is Over

Expectations must be tempered when a sixth-round draft pick tells the owner of the team something to the tune of, "you'll never regret picking me."<p>Well, unless that sixth-rounder's name is Tom Brady.<p>It's hard to believe 13 years have passed since the Michigan quarterback was taken by the New …

NFL

San Francisco 49ers: Breaking Down the Depth at Wide Receiver

Link to Media<p>As the 2012 season came to a close, wide receiver became a bigger and bigger need for the San Francisco 49ers.<p>Michael Crabtree stepped up for the 49ers, but San Francisco didn't have a lot of depth at wide receiver. Kyle Williams and Mario Manningham succumbed to season-ending …

Football (U.S.)

DeAngelo Williams reworks contract

DeAngelo Williams has restructured his contract, a move that likely takes the running back off the trade block and keeps him with the Carolina …

NFL

Branden Albert rejoins Chiefs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Any question about whether Branden Albert would fit right back in with the Kansas City Chiefs was put to rest when new …

Football (U.S.)

Mom Creates 2,000 Different Pop Art Napkin Drawings For Her Sons' Lunchboxes Over The Past Six Years

In other parenting gone right news, this is a handful of the some 2,000 napkins artist and mother Nina Levy has drawn for her sons Archer and Ansel's …

Breaking Down the Jaguars' Quarterback Conundrum

The NFL is a quarterback-driven league, and the Jacksonville Jaguars are currently searching for one who can lead the team to victory.<p>Neither Blaine Gabbert nor Chad Henne have done much to prove they can be that player during their stints as Jacksonville's starting quarterback.<p>Gabbert has yet to …

Football (U.S.)

Denver Broncos: 10 Players Feeling the Most Pressure Heading into Camp

When the Denver Broncos open training camp later this summer, many veteran players will be feeling the heat of someone trying to replace them on the depth chart.<p>Rookie mini-camp has commenced for the Broncos, and the first of several OTAs takes place on May 21. The Broncos will have several …

Football (U.S.)

Felix Jones and Philadelphia Eagles Agree on 1-Year Deal

The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to a one-year deal with former Dallas Cowboys running back Felix Jones, according to the team's official Twitter account:<p>ESPN’s Adam Schefter originally reported this news:<p>Philadelphia already has an impressive backfield featuring LeSean McCoy and Bryce Brown. …

Football (U.S.)

Michael Vick, Nick Foles split 1st team reps at Eagles minicamp

Chip Kelly is fostering the idea of a competition for the starting job and doesn't want to tip his hand early.<p>The NFL season is still four months away and Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly isn't ready to name a starter for the team. He isn't willing to give any hints at practice either, as …

Why the Kansas City Chiefs Will Go from Rags to Riches in 2013

Link to Media<p>Last year, the Indianapolis Colts went from a two-win team with the first pick in the 2012 NFL draft to a playoff squad, all in the course of one season.<p>This year, the Kansas City Chiefs are going to make it two in a row, shocking the National Football League by making the postseason …

Football (U.S.)