Commanders could look to Sam Howell as QB of the future

Image: Getty Images Entering his junior season at Chapel Hill, Sam Howell had NFL Draft experts salivating. He and Spencer Rattler were thought to be the franchise-changing quarterbacks of the 2022 class. quickly How they both fell out of favor. Rattler lost his starting job at Oklahoma and transferred to South Carolina to re-establish his … Read more

Exploring QB options for the Rams if Stafford’s elbow keeps him sidelined

Matthew Staffordphoto: AP All eyes are on Matthew Stafford and his nagging elbow injury as the defending Super Bowl champs navigate training camp. He told reporters he has “a little soreness” and “we’re working through it” while head coach Sean McVay doesn’t seem worried about his star signal-caller being unavailable to start the season. Even … Read more

Steelers Diontae Johnson worth more than a $36.71 extension

Diontae Johnson’s new contract extension doesn’t do his production justice.photo: AP The last of the star wideouts holding out (or in) during contract negotiations, Diontae Johnson finally came to an agreeable contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. For Johnson to hold out longer than the likes of Deebo Samuel and DK Metcalf, it must have been … Read more

Commanders, Seahawks, Browns, Panthers all with new quarterbacks

Carson Wentz is back in the NFC Eastphoto: AP The quarterback troubles from the nation’s capital have been well documented. No starter has manned the team for a majority of its games for more than three seasons in a row since Mark Rypien, who quarterbacked Washington from 1989-93. Since the start of the 2018 season, … Read more

Eagles’ A.J. Brown lays the smackdown on Micah Parsons

AJ Brownphoto: Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles’ new star wide receiver AJ Brown is diving-in headfirst to the NFC East rivalry with the Dallas Cowboys. Brown participated in a charity softball home-run derby hosted by teammate DeVonta Smith. In the final, it was Brown against Micah Parsons, with AJ coming away the victor by one home … Read more

According to Gen Stats, Tua Tagovailoa is first in aggressiveness percentage

Tua Tagovailoa is…No. 1?? In aggressiveness??Image: Getty Images I love advanced analytics. At the same time, I know the results that come from analytics can lead people down some pretty insane rabbit holes and toward some pretty hot takes. One stat leads to another, which leads to another, and all of a sudden you’re saying … Read more