02 Nov 2009, 12:16pm by Guest
Guest columnist Ben Singer takes a look at the "Contract Year" phenomenon, analyzing the impact of free agency on NFL player motivation and performance.
7 comments, Last at 03 Nov 2009, 2:22pm by Ryan D.
22 Jul 2009, 11:26am by Guest
Guest writer Nick Higgins explores whether wide receivers really break out in their third seasons.
24 comments, Last at 22 Jan 2013, 10:47am by wolike
14 Apr 2009, 09:21am by Guest
In Part II of his guest column, Mike Horn looks at the rise of the featured back and asks: Where have all the pass-catchers gone?
18 comments, Last at 15 Apr 2009, 1:50pm by Mr Shush
10 Apr 2009, 10:00am by Guest
Guest columnist Mike Horn looks at the evolution of the workhorse running back, and asks whether the dual-back system is really gaining popularity.
38 comments, Last at 16 Apr 2009, 9:24am by mrh
06 Apr 2009, 10:16am by Guest
Norm Willey claims that he collected 17 sacks in one game against the Giants in 1952. Is that possible? Pete Palmer, co-author of The Hidden Game of Football, investigates.
24 comments, Last at 29 Jan 2013, 3:11am by asien resa
02 Sep 2008, 10:14am by Guest
Against the Dolphins last year, Tom Brady threw the 20th perfect game in NFL history -- whatever that means. Guest columnist Pete Palmer tears apart the NFL's passer rating system, puts it back together, and suggests a new alternative.
63 comments, Last at 06 Oct 2008, 9:03am by Albert
13 May 2008, 11:36am by Guest
Draft day in the NFC East was all about trades. The Cowboys made a lot of trades, the Eagles made fans angry with a trade, and the Redskins actually used their picks instead of trading them away.
131 comments, Last at 23 May 2008, 9:40pm by Pat
22 Apr 2008, 07:12pm by Guest
Guest columnist Jason McKinley looks at past drafts with the one objective measure teams use to declare their opinion on players: salary. Which team's picks have earned more than the usual salaries of players chosen in their slots? The best-drafting team of 2000-2003 will shock anyone with access to YouTube.
60 comments, Last at 01 May 2008, 11:55am by chuckv
17 Apr 2008, 11:54am by Guest
The Cowboys are flirting with Pacman Jones. The Giants are still enjoying the Super Bowl afterglow. The Eagles were left standing at the altar. And the Redskins have a lot of draft picks, for once. Guest columnist Mike McGibbon leads Four Downs on a tour of the NFC East.
44 comments, Last at 23 Apr 2008, 6:19pm by justme
04 Mar 2008, 12:00pm by Guest
The first round of Four Downs wraps up with a look at the NFC East, a division so strong that the worst regular-season team in 2007 goes into 2008 as the defending Super Bowl champion.
205 comments, Last at 12 Nov 2010, 10:44am by Glandos