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The MMQB Mailbag
‘I Chickened Out’
‘I Chickened Out’
Ex-linebacker Scott Fujita nearly walked away because of concussion concerns but couldn’t ‘get off the hamster wheel.’ His perspective on Chris Borland’s bold decision, plus answering questions about Deflategate, Marcus Mariota and more
By Peter King
Extra Point
Football Won’t Be the Same After Borland
Football Won’t Be the Same After Borland
As a parent, I often second-guessed my decision to not let my son even consider playing football until high school. After watching 49ers linebacker Chris Borland walk away from the game, my son may never have a say in the matter
By Greg A. Bedard
Open Field
We Need to Listen to Chris Borland
We Need to Listen to Chris Borland
Of all the stunning developments in the NFL in the last week, Chris Borland’s retirement will have the biggest ramifications for the game
By Peter King
Podcast
The MMQB Podcast with Andy Benoit – NFL Draft: Running Backs
The MMQB Podcast with Andy Benoit – NFL Draft: Running Backs
Andy weighs in on the wild week of free agency and Chris Borland's surprise retirement. Plus, a conversation with NFL Films' Greg Cosell on the running backs of the 2015 NFL Draft
By Andy Benoit
Extra Point
Don’t Panic, Niners Fans
Don’t Panic Yet, Niners Fans
The reaction to what’s happening with the 49ers ranges from outrage to despair, but remember—there are no winners or losers in March. Let’s allow the process play out, and see the on-field product, before making any final judgments
By Greg A. Bedard
Monday Morning Quarterback
NFL Free Agency: The Free-For-All Has Begun
NFL Free Agency: The Free-For-All Has Begun
The dominoes have started to fall, so what does Ndamukong Suh to Miami and Devin McCourty back to New England mean for Darrelle Revis? Why it might be imperative for the Jets to bring back the top corner, plus many more FA thoughts
By Peter King
Deep Dive
Why Rex Ryan Makes Sense in Buffalo
Why Rex Ryan Makes Sense in Buffalo
A refreshing face for the franchise, Ryan cements the Bills’ defensive strength while joining forces with Greg Roman, a brilliant offensive coordinator. The last time he had a young-but-flawed quarterback and a defense this good, he went to back-to-back AFC Championship Games
By Andy Benoit
Business of Football
The NFL’s Best and Worst Business Decisions
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
By Andrew Brandt
The MMQB Mailbag
Week 17 Twitter Mailbag
Week 17 Twitter Mailbag
Did the Niners blow it by letting Jim Harbaugh walk? Who should be the Raiders' next head coach? And does EJ Manuel still have a future in Buffalo? That and more as Peter King answers your Twitter questions
By Peter King
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