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Analyzing team success in the NFL Draft
March 29th, 2017 at 9:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports The draft is a little less than a month away. I love this time of year because I'm an eternal optimist, and every team, every fan gets to share in that optimism over what will be the main source of improvement for...

Are New York Giants the NFC East’s most improved team?
March 28th, 2017 at 5:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** Rhett EllisonMark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Have the New York Giants used free agency to improve more than any other NFC East team? Three of four ESPN NFC East beat writers believe that to be the case. Jordan Ranaan (Giants), Todd Archer (Dallas Cowboys) and John...

NFC East Notebook: Eagles players united on Colin Kaepernick stance
March 24th, 2017 at 11:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The New York Giants are making a serious push in 2017, as evidenced by the moves they've made in free agency. We won't recount them, you already know Big Blue signed Brandon Marshall, Rhett Ellison and D.J. Fluker among others. Talk...

Five things I think I think after a wild Friday for the Giants
March 18th, 2017 at 10:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Giants appear to be all in for one last run with Eli Manning at quarterback.Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images What does all of Friday's activity by the New York Giants, with a new deal announced for Jason Pierre-Paul, two quarterbacks signed and the official announcement...

Five things I think I think: Thoughts on John Jerry, the draft, more
March 14th, 2017 at 8:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** John JerryPhoto by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images It is "Snowpocalypse" day here in upstate New York as we are already buried under a few inches of the white stuff. More importantly, it is Tuesday. That is "Five things I think I think" day. With so much happening...

NFL Free Agency: Could Bennie Logan leaving Eagles impact Johnathan Hankins?
March 13th, 2017 at 4:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bennie LoganJames Lang-USA TODAY Sports A domino has finally fallen in the NFL free agency defensive tackle market, with the news that Bennie Logan will leave the Philadelphia Eagles and join the Kansas City Chiefs. Could this be the event that finally spurs movement on where...

Johnathan Hankins’ market includes Eagles, Cardinals, Broncos [Raiders, too]
March 10th, 2017 at 3:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Johnathan HankinsVincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports Thee has been a mysterious lack of information about free-agent interest in defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins. A source indicates, though, that there is a market developing for the New York Giants' 2013 second-round draft pick. I'm told that the NFC East-rival...

Johnathan Hankins’ market includes Eagles, Cardinals, Broncos
March 10th, 2017 at 12:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Johnathan HankinsVincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports Thee has been a mysterious lack of information about free-agent interest in defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins. A source indicates, though, that there is a market developing for the New York Giants' 2013 second-round draft pick. I'm told that the NFC East-rival...

NFC East Notebook: Chaos in D.C., Alshon’s an Eagle, Tony Romo in Dallas … for now
March 10th, 2017 at 9:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images The New York Giants kicked off free agency by adding ex-Jet Brandon Marshall and ex-Viking Rhett Ellison. Big Blue has been active in recent days, but they aren't the only NFC East team making noise. The Philadelphia Eagles added talent at...

Alshon Jeffery signing: WR goes to Philadelphia Eagles
March 9th, 2017 at 5:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** Alshon JefferyPhoto by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images The wide receiver-needy Philadelphia Eagles have signed Alshon Jeffery to a deal reported to be only one year at a cost of $14 million. The deal makes the two-year, $11 million one the New York Giants signed wide receiver Brandon...