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12 May 2014, 11:45am by Rivers McCown

MMQB: Sealed With a Kiss

This week, PK puts a bow on the draft. Johnny Manziel, Michael Sam, Trent Baalke, and the David Caldwell Stealth Operative are the main players.

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2 comments, Last at 14 May 2014, 1:44pm by mathesond

08 May 2014, 06:46am by Rivers McCown

It's Not Them, It's You

Chris Brown on the three top quarterbacks in this draft.

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2 comments, Last at 08 May 2014, 12:28pm by Theo

29 Apr 2014, 07:10am by Rivers McCown

Factors: Pierre Garcon

The most-targeted receiver in the NFL dealt with quarterback problems and scheme issues in 2013. How will they translate into 2014?

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2 comments, Last at 05 May 2014, 4:17pm by Never Surrender

28 Apr 2014, 06:10pm by Rivers McCown

Seahawks Extend Earl Thomas

Per media reports, it's a four-year, $40 million extension, with $27.25 million in guaranteed money. Thomas will be the first safety in the NFL to make $10 million a year.

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6 comments, Last at 01 May 2014, 12:43pm by commissionerleaf

28 Apr 2014, 04:59am by Rivers McCown

MMQB: Gleason, Draft

Tom Benson gives some money to a good cause, and we get some more draft rumor-mongering.

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1 comment, Last at 28 Apr 2014, 6:22am by Jerry

28 Apr 2014, 01:10am by Rivers McCown

Visualizing 64 Years of DVOA History

Using Andreas Sheppard's DVOA estimates, Vivid Numeral has a graph showing every franchise's DVOA over time.

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9 comments, Last at 03 May 2014, 5:27pm by Noah Arkadia

25 Apr 2014, 05:33pm by Rivers McCown

Agent vs. Club: J.J. Watt Mock Negotiation

The first of a series of posts where Joel Corry and Ari Nissim hammer out a mock extension for one of the most valuable non-quarterbacks in the NFL.

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1 comment, Last at 25 Apr 2014, 10:37pm by Duke

25 Apr 2014, 05:31pm by Rivers McCown

NFL 101: Introducing the Basics of Cover-2

Let this XP serve as a notice that Matt Bowen is doing an outstanding job at Bleacher Report on this NFL 101 series. He's breaking down common routes and coverage concepts while also delving into keys.

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25 Apr 2014, 05:26pm by Rivers McCown

Anatomy of a Great Route

This hit the outtakes of my Factors post, but there was one particular Andre Johnson v. Richard Sherman route that was head-and-shoulders above anything else I'd seen while charting wideouts. Two masters of their craft. Brett Kollman at Battle Red Blog took it upon himself to look at it.

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1 comment, Last at 27 Apr 2014, 1:42am by Pen

23 Apr 2014, 01:35am by Rivers McCown

The Last 10 Years of Trading Away First-Rounders

Chase Stuart studies recent trades for first-round picks. The conclusion? That general managers rarely pull these off for self-preservation.

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4 comments, Last at 23 Apr 2014, 4:21pm by MJK