Houston

On Bill O’Brien and Those Overachieving Texans

No coaching staff got more out of less last year than that Texans. But with Arian Foster out and still no clear answer at quarterback, is a great scheme plus J.J. Watt enough to earn a Wild-Card spot?

Vintage Vince Wilfork in Houston

Think Vince Wilfork is finished? It didn’t look like it last weekend. Plus, an embarrassment of riches in Indianapolis, the greatness of Calvin Johnson, why you can’t roast rookies after one preseason game, and one more story to add to Frank Gifford’s legend

The MMQB Podcast with Andy Benoit - AFC South Offseason

Andy breaks down the offseason needs of the AFC South teams. Also, The MMQB's Andrew Brandt explains the myths behind cap space and Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean sheds light on the Titans' offseason plans

The NFL’s Best and Worst Business Decisions

A look back at the players and teams that won and lost at the negotiating table in 2014, and what it all means going forward as the league tries to repair its image

The Week 17 Mailbag

Don't be surprised if Ndamukong Suh's one-game suspension is overturned by the NFL appeals officer. Plus, answering reader questions about the MVP race, quarterbacks forcing draft-day trades and Jim Harbaugh's behavior in 2014

The Final Over/Under

A college stats professor charts NFL wins, comparing all 32 teams to Vegas and statheads predictions going into the 2014 season

What Happened With Harbaugh and the Niners?

Jim Harbaugh and San Francisco went from three straight NFC title games to 'doomed from the start' in 2014. A source explains what went wrong. Plus, a breakdown of the playoff field, an MVP vote explanation and more from Week 17

The 2014 NFL Stat Champions Will Be...

DeMarco Murray is a given as the NFL’s rushing king, but who will be atop passing yards ... receiving touchdowns ... sacks? Handicapping those races, plus spotlighting the Week 17 player to watch and 10 things to look for on Sunday

The Week 15 Mailbag

Honoring an Alaska man who coached football and tragically lost his life at 35. Plus answering reader questions about Tony Romo's MVP chances, Chip Kelly's stubborn play-calling and the passing of an overlooked NFL legend

The Week 14 Mailbag

J.J. Watt is the NFL's best defensive player, but would the Texans be better if he played tight end? Plus questions on pre-snap movement, Le'Veon Bell's historic run and readers share their movie recommendations

Can J.J. Be MVP?

J.J. Watt is making his case—with actions, not words—as the best player in the NFL. Can a defensive player on an average team earn the honor? Plus, Cam Newton puts the Panthers back in the playoff race, the trade value of Jim Harbaugh and much more

Surprise Contenders Meet in Week 11

Battles between the Texans and Browns, and Cardinals and Lions, have major playoff implications. Plus, Sunday night has one of the season's top games

The Week 9 Mailbag

The MMQB needs readers' help for Thanksgiving football project. Plus we answer questions about Rob Gronkowski's MVP candidacy, Jadeveon Clowney's social media habits and the Robert Griffin III locker room drama

Spoiler Alert!

Half a season. That's all The MMQB's resident psychic needs to know (well, guess) what's coming up in 2014's second half and the playoffs

The Week 8 Mailbag

The MMQB's 2014 Midseason Report is on its way this week. Plus, answering your questions about the J.J. Watt-Zach Mettenberger flap, the Tom Brady-Peyton Manning debate and whether Mike Smith's to blame for the Falcons' woes

Who Would You Rather Face?

A game-planning paradox: Peyton Manning’s an all-time great, sure, but the dangerous and unpredictable Colin Kaepernick is harder to prepare for

The Week 6 Mailbag

The Bengals-Panthers tie is a good reminder of how the NFL's overtime rules should work. Plus, answering your questions about player fine discrepancies, J.J. Watt's potential for Canton and when—not if—the Steelers will fire Todd Haley