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15 Jan 2018, 10:22am by Mike Tanier

Monday Morning Digest: Can Any of These No-Name QBs Take Down Tom Brady?

Three dramatic games and a Patriots beating: a divisional playoff round tradition.

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11 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2018, 10:38am by t.d.

08 Jan 2018, 03:17pm by Andrew Potter

Injury Aftermath: Wild-Card Round

Game-by-game early injury news ahead of the divisional round.

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14 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2018, 5:00am by RobotBoy

08 Jan 2018, 01:21pm by Bryan Knowles

Chicago Hires Matt Nagy as Head Coach

The Chicago Bears pick Kansas City offensive coordinator Matt Nagy as their 16th head coach.

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32 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2018, 11:37pm by TomC

08 Jan 2018, 07:51am by Mike Tanier

Monday Morning Digest: The Specter Hanging Over the NFL Playoffs

If you read just one article this week that makes the Patriots sound like the Romanov Dynasty, make it Seth Wickersham's piece. But if you read just one article that's self-aware about making the Patriots sound like the Romanov Dynasty, make it Digest!

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5 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2018, 1:25pm by big10freak

05 Jan 2018, 08:43pm by Scott Kacsmar

FiveThirtyEight: 12 Playoff Teams Are Enough for the NFL

The Bills and Titans are in the playoffs, which might be enough of an argument itself to not expand the playoffs. But we looked at DVOA since 2002 to see that playoff expansion wouldn't be a good idea.

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43 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2018, 1:26am by RickD

05 Jan 2018, 02:49pm by Bryan Knowles

Jon Gruden Will Coach the Raiders Forever

The Oakland (Las Vegas) Raiders give Jon Gruden the largest coaching contract in NFL history.

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79 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2018, 4:33am by The Ninjalectual

05 Jan 2018, 02:18pm by Bryan Knowles

AP Releases 2017 All-Pro Teams

The 2017 AP All-Pro teams are announced

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21 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2018, 11:47pm by RickD

05 Jan 2018, 09:48am by Aaron Schatz

For Kraft, Belichick, and Brady, Is This Beginning of the End?

Here, for your discussion pleasure, is the Seth Wickersham ESPN piece everyone is talking about today, about the power struggle between Tom Brady and Bill Belichick. The piece reports that Bob Kraft essentially forced Belichick to trade Jimmy Garoppolo so that Brady could remain quarterback of the Patriots in the future. I think this piece actually makes Belichick look pretty reasonable, and it also shines some light on the Alex Guerrero situation.

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151 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2018, 9:22am by David

03 Jan 2018, 03:25pm by Aaron Schatz

45 ESPN Analysts Rank Head Coaching Candidates

We were allowed to choose any five people who were not currently NFL head coaches. Who do we think are the best candidates for jobs? I chose Jim Harbaugh, David Shaw, Dave Toub, Jerry Rosburg, and Jim Schwartz. The consensus top five included Harbaugh, Shaw, Josh McDaniels, Nick Saban, and Jon Gruden. There are some interesting picks lower down including Ed Reed, Kevin Kelley, and Byron Leftwich. Good debate material! It's Insider subscription required.

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13 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2018, 12:22am by LionInAZ

03 Jan 2018, 12:21pm by Aaron Schatz

Black Monday 2018 (UPDATE: Green Bay Carnage)

With so many rumors flying around, we might as well start this thread a day early. Jon Gruden to the Raiders? Jim Schwartz to the Giants? Is Bruce Arians retiring? Are we talking six or seven open jobs, or more like 10? We'll update this thread with specific reports once rumors become fact.

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154 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2018, 3:22pm by justanothersteve