NFL Draft Hashmarks: Picks 1-5

 Player: Jameis Winston Age: 21 Height: 6’4 Weight: 231 College: Florida State Tampa Bay’s pick was the only one I would have bet on, rolling with the home-state quarterback in Jameis Winston, just like Jacksonville did last year with Blake Bortles. The Buccaneers have their new face, surrounded by a pair of big playmaking wide outs…

Dallas Cowboys: The Offseason Begins

Jason Garrett receives a 5-year, $30 million contract, after winning the NFC East and winning a home playoff game in 2014. Also returning, is defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli. The Dallas Cowboys came up short against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field, ending their season. These contract extensions kick off an interesting offseason with major decisions…

NFL Receivers

A look at some young receivers around the league. Oakland Raiders Andre Holmes flashed some of his skills last season, hauling in sideline grabs and going up for jump balls. This season with a rookie franchise quarterback, David Carr, Holmes earned a starting role by beating out Denarius Moore. Right now you might look at…

How to Fix the Oakland Raiders

These are the only to winless teams in the NFL with 0-4 records, what can they do to fix things? Oakland Raiders The AFC West sent three teams to the playoffs last year. That should be the last thought on the minds of the Oakland Raiders. The first “W” is always the toughest, and the…

NFL Situations: Lions, Ravens, Jets, Raiders

A season ago, current Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell was the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for the Baltimore Ravens. Caldwell was only in Baltimore for one season before getting promoted to head coach this offseason, by relocating to Detroit. If you think Matthew Stafford is going to rebound this season with a middle-of-the-pack…

Patriots Should Hang Onto QB Mallett

New England has a future Hall of Fame quarterback. Tom Brady continues to play at an elite level. Backup Ryan Mallett has come up in trade speculation. We never get many details on the Patriots, but we know they are always up to something. Logic would suggest that the Texans are interested, since their head…

Houston Has A Problem, Coach Kubiak Out, Hot Seat

Coach Kubiak Let Go The 2013 season has been a disappointment for the Houston Texans. After building a playoff-caliber team, the franchise expected to be Super Bowl contenders. Not to get off track into another conversation, but unfortunately the regression of quarterback Matt Schaub was predictable and they should have addressed the position in the…

Drew’s Review: AFC Rankings

A F C 1. BRONCOS  Peyton, Welker, Demaryius Thomas, Moreno, Miller, Phillips and coaching. Denver is a Super Bowl built team inside and out and they can beat you focusing on just one of these offensive players each week. Then they have two pass rushers that can get by anyone and a legit secondary when healthy.…

Eagles Fly Behind Nick Foles

This is what I’ve been clamoring for, Philadelphia to see what quarterback Nick Foles can bring to the field. Heading into not this, but last season, I wanted the Eagles to start him from day one. The consensus around the league and die-hard fans, you would not win a Super Bowl with Michael Vick. He’s…