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Business of Football
The Salary Cap Myth, and More Insights Into Deal-Making Season
The Salary Cap Myth, and More Insights Into Deal-Making Season
In the right hands, the cap can be a useful tool for managing rosters—or a useful excuse for getting rid of an unwanted player. Plus, thoughts on Larry Fitzgerald’s contract savvy and the leverage of Los Angeles stadium plans
By Andrew Brandt
Business of Football
The NFL’s Reality TV Mess
The NFL’s Reality TV Mess
PSI: New England and Saints Family Feud—as engrossing as anything the networks can concoct—pull back the curtain on the internal pressures and paranoia pervading the NFL
By Andrew Brandt
Extra Point
An Aging Star, A Lost Season
An Aging Star, A Lost Season
It's been more than a month since the Saints were eliminated from playoff contention. Now 36, Drew Brees can only hope the franchise learns from its mistakes and turns things around—before it’s too late for him
By Greg A. Bedard
Analytics
The Final Over/Under
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
Settle This
Are the Broncos Now a Power-Running Team?
Are the Broncos Now a Power-Running Team?
Are Peyton Manning's Broncos now a ground-and-pound offense? And who is the Patriots' 2014 MVP: Gronkowski or Revis? (But not Brady?) Plus, five things to watch in Week 16
By Greg A. Bedard
Tuesday Mailbag
Week 14 Twitter Mailbag
Week 14 Twitter Mailbag
Are the Eagles headed for a quarterback controversy? What's wrong with the Saints? And what's the real reason Johnny Manziel wasn't the Browns' starter last week? That and more as Peter King answers your Twitter questions
By Peter King
Extra Point
Talented Losers
Talented Losers
The New Orleans Saints have plenty of talent and good coaching, but winning games in the NFL takes professionalism and leadership too. These Saints have neither
By Greg A. Bedard
Monday Morning Quarterback
Can J.J. Be MVP?
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
By Peter King
MMQB Extra
MMQB Extra: Sean Payton, Jim Harbaugh, and a Blown Call
MMQB Extra: Sean Payton, Jim Harbaugh, and a Blown Call
In this week's bonus video: the futures of two top NFC coaches, and one play the NFL will have to make reviewable in 2015
By Peter King
Game Plan
James Harrison is Back
James Harrison is Back
How did the menacing defender go from being a retired linebacker to one of the most impactful Pittsburgh players this season? The answer, plus thoughts on the turkey day results, the Week 13 spotlight player and 10 things to watch Sunday
By Peter King