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Monday Morning Quarterback
The Draft Games Begin
The Draft Games Begin
It’s a rite of April. Draft chatter is at full buzz and no one knows what’s the truth and what’s just spin. Let’s cut through all that with five things to know as May 8 draws near. Plus, NFL Media’s new leader, 10 things and my journey to England
By Peter King
Business of Football
Understanding the Fine Print of Free Agency
Understanding the Fine Print of Free Agency
What’s the real story behind all the funny money being handed out to players? Which signings, big-name or otherwise, turned heads from a financial perspective? Answers to both questions as we evaluate what’s gone down so far
By Andrew Brandt
On Further Review
Focusing On The Center
The Tuesday Mailbag
Alex Mack is young, gifted and ... available? With cash-rich teams ready to spend when free agency begins today, the Browns could be at risk of losing their transition-tagged leader with no compensation. Plus, readers send in their mail
By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
Here’s (The Real) Johnny
Here’s (The Real) Johnny
He’s saying and doing all the right things, but can Johnny Manziel prove himself worthy of being the No. 1 pick in the 2014 draft? Plus, the Niners-Browns mess, a way-too-early Top 10 mock draft and more from the combine in Indy
By Peter King
Deep Dive
Why The Browns Blew Up The Franchise … Again
Why The Browns Blew Up The Franchise … Again
During a search for a new head coach, owner Jimmy Haslam lost faith in the leadership of CEO Joe Banner and GM Mike Lombardi, so he fired them. Now the Browns—losers of at least 11 games for six straight seasons—start all over
By Peter King
The Conscience
Patience Is a Virtue in the Head Coach Hunt
Patience Is a Virtue in the Head Coach Hunt
It's rare that the Browns get credit for taking the smart approach, but they're doing it right when it comes to finding Rob Chudzinski's replacement. The NFL's coaching carousel spins fast. Too fast. And now it's time for the league to make changes to help the hiring teams that can't help themselves
By Don Banks
Business of Football
Of Fires And Hires, Part 1
Of Fires And Hires, Part 1
In the past two offseasons, 15 head coaches—and most of their assistants—have been canned. The proliferation of separation hasn't made the process less painful, as self worth often is questioned and families are left in limbo
By Andrew Brandt
Voice of the Fan
It Must Be the Gods. No Franchise Could Be This Screwed Up For This Long
It Must Be the Gods. No Franchise Could Be This Screwed Up For This Long
Cleveland has put up with a lot of NFL nonsense over the past 25 years, but Rob Chudzinki’s firing, the latest absurdity from the latest regime, is the alltime low—and that’s saying something
Open Field
Josh Gordon Has Arrived
Josh Gordon Has Arrived
After an aborted college career, the wayward wideout’s hopes for the NFL came down to one summer workout for scouts on a lonely field in Houston. Two years later he’s emerging as the most electrifying talent this side of Megatron
By Andrew Lawrence
Inner Game
Week 14: Decisive Moments
Week 14: Decisive Moments
Breaking down tape to analyze and explain the most critical plays of the week, including the successful onside kick by the Patriots, the game-sealing touchdown by the Eagles and the winning score for the Ravens
By Greg A. Bedard