17 Sep 2009, 11:45am by Mike Tanier
The Packers bring the corner blitz, Jeff Garcia's return to Philly breaks the seventh seal, and Mike Tanier duels a nasty computer worm to a draw.
80 comments, Last at 24 Sep 2009, 12:56pm by Temo
11 Sep 2009, 12:42pm by Mike Tanier
Here are Mike Tanier's Week 1 game previews, now appearing every Friday on the New York Times Fifth Down blog.
27 comments, Last at 13 Sep 2009, 9:59pm by Key19
10 Sep 2009, 10:27am by Mike Tanier
Don't know much about Turk Schonert, Alex Van Pelt, or the Bills coaching staff? Neither does Mike Tanier, and he has to write about them. Find out what it really means to "know" football in the Internet age.
62 comments, Last at 16 Sep 2009, 1:23pm by Bruce G.
09 Sep 2009, 12:36pm by Mike Tanier
Our division-by-division previews for ESPN Insider finish up with this look at the AFC North, with an older running back on the decline and a couple of younger running backs on the rise.
03 Sep 2009, 10:35am by Mike Tanier
The Bears offense: It's not a punchline anymore. Mike Tanier diagrams the ways Jay Cutler and his five top targets will cause mismatches this season. Plus, a special announcement about this season's weekly game previews.
50 comments, Last at 08 Sep 2009, 11:35am by LnGrrrR
27 Aug 2009, 11:20am by Mike Tanier
Mike Tanier takes you along on a 17-hour preseason viewing marathon. Journey with him as he uncovers the truth about Brian Orakpo, the Packers' new defense, Joe Theismann's grasp of reality, and Febreeze.
63 comments, Last at 01 Sep 2009, 1:30am by Rich Arpin
20 Aug 2009, 12:20pm by Mike Tanier
Walkthrough is now a No-Favre Zone, so Mike Tanier examines C.J. Ah You, Brit Miller, Julian Edelman, and other relative unknowns fighting to make final rosters.
55 comments, Last at 24 Aug 2009, 1:02pm by Kellerman
13 Aug 2009, 09:13pm by Mike Tanier
Don't let bad preseason football get you down. Mike Tanier's Watchability Index tells you which games to watch and which to skip. Plus, scheduling a fantasy draft isn't as easy as it used to be.
19 comments, Last at 20 Aug 2009, 12:25pm by tuluse
06 Aug 2009, 12:23pm by Mike Tanier
John Elway is the all-time comeback champ, right? Wrong. Researcher Scott Kacsmar tells Mike Tanier how semantics cost another quarterback the crown. Plus, get ready for Vapid Reports.
74 comments, Last at 12 Aug 2009, 11:02am by Dean
30 Jul 2009, 09:32am by Mike Tanier
Let Walkthrough plan your training camp getaway as Mike Tanier explores some of the family restaurants, trout streams, and distilleries located just miles from your team's practice facility. Plus, wide receiver positions and rebooting the Favre franchise.
21 comments, Last at 02 Aug 2009, 6:47am by js200