Four Downs

Offseason analysis of the NFL, division by division

Four Downs

Four Downs: AFC West
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Four Downs: AFC West

Four Downs wraps up with a look at the AFC West. The Chiefs need a half-dozen new defensive starters, the Broncos and Chargers need to revamp their offensive lines, and the Raiders need to turn the Khalil Mack trade into the next Khalil Mack.

2 comments, Last at 13 Mar 2019, 8:58am by cstoos
Four Downs: AFC South
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Four Downs: AFC South

Everyone has passing needs down south -- the Jaguars need someone to throw them, the Colts need someone to catch them, the Titans need someone to pressure them, and the Texans need someone to cover them.

8 comments, Last at 09 Mar 2019, 6:16pm by Noah Arkadia
Four Downs: AFC North
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Four Downs: AFC North

The Ravens have committed to Lamar Jackson at quarterback -- now they need to commit to getting him some better receivers. Meanwhile, the Bengals need a tight end, the Browns need a wideout, and the Steelers need defensive backs.

4 comments, Last at 11 Mar 2019, 4:45pm by CaffeineMan
Four Downs: AFC East
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Four Downs: AFC East

The Bills and Dolphins need offensive line help, the Jets hunt for something they've been missing since John Abraham, and the Patriots try to reshape their receiver depth chart.

15 comments, Last at 04 Mar 2019, 1:18pm by sbond101
Four Downs: NFC West
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Four Downs: NFC West

There's a lot we don't know about the Rams, but we know they need pass-rushers. Elsewhere, the Cardinals need blockers, the 49ers need defensive backs, and the Seahawks -- shockingly -- don't need help on the offensive line.

2 comments, Last at 04 Mar 2019, 6:27pm by Vincent Verhei
Four Downs: NFC South
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Four Downs: NFC South

The Falcons and Panthers both require serious help along the defensive front, whereas the Buccaneers and Saints have still not filled their biggest post-draft holes from last year.

1 comment, Last at 26 Feb 2019, 2:42pm by Theo
Four Downs: NFC North
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Four Downs: NFC North

The Bears could suffer some major losses in the secondary that would make it hard to repeat as the league's best defense. Elsewhere, the Lions need pass-rushers, the Packers need pass-catchers, and the Vikings need pass-blockers.

13 comments, Last at 25 Feb 2019, 6:48pm by Dan
Four Downs: NFC East
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Four Downs: NFC East

Our look at the biggest holes on each NFL roster begins in the east, where New York and Washington need passers, while Dallas and Philadelphia need coverage help.

18 comments, Last at 26 Feb 2019, 1:02pm by Harris
Four Downs: AFC West
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Four Downs: AFC West

There's a serious need for defensive help in Kansas City, Los Angeles, and Oakland. In Denver, meanwhile, the Broncos must determine whether or not Case Keenum can really be a long-term solution at quarterback.

17 comments, Last at 30 May 2018, 12:27pm by theslothook
Four Downs: AFC South
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Four Downs: AFC South

The Jaguars and Titans both won playoff games last year. Are the days of this division being the NFL's laughingstock over? Maybe not -- all four clubs failed to address critical weaknesses in the draft.

14 comments, Last at 03 Jun 2018, 7:11pm by Mountain Time ---- formerly Ninjalectual