How Far Will the Legs of Arian Foster Take the Houston Texans in 2013?

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There are a few things that the success or failure of the Houston Texans will hinge on in the upcoming 2013 season. First, keeping quarterback Matt Schaub upright and healthy. Second, finding another receiver to go along with All-Pro Andre […]

Are the Miami Dolphins Next In Line to Fleece City for Stadium?

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The good folks in the city of Miami must be weary of hearing about anything that has to do with new stadiums and upgrades to arenas and the like. After the poison pill they were just forced to swallow last […]

Atlanta Falcons Can’t Panic Over William Moore Arrest

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It’s becoming an all too familiar situation in the NFL, Player X is arrested for Y, and will suffer Z punishment from the team. Only in this case, William Moore is Player X, and the Atlanta Falcons can’t be all […]

Rant Sports 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Atlanta Falcons Select Johnthan Banks at No. 30

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During the Rant Sports 2013 NFL Mock Draft, our staff of writers went through an entire round of picks, and just like in the real NFL Draft, we were on the clock and had our picks subject to change based […]

Forget Video Games and Goats, Oakand Raiders are Suffering From Another Curse

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The Oakland Raiders have been one of the most dysfunctional franchises in the NFL for some time, but surely one of the league’s most storied organizations can’t just fall into this type of disarray on it’s own, can it? There […]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Need Darrelle Revis Contingency Plan in Secondary

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Whether the New York Jets have put trade talks involving All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis “on hold”, or the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have cooled on the deal due to the Jets’ asking price, the Bucs need to have a contingency plan […]

Atlanta Falcons Rumors: Trading Up in First Round of 2013 NFL Draft?

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Yes, we are definitely nearing draft day, because rumors of teams trading up, down and making pinky swears with each other are rampant throughout the internet and news reports. The latest, involving the Atlanta Falcons, came today from Sports Illustrated‘s […]

2013 NFL Draft: Indianapolis Colts Should Take RB to Ease Pressure on Andrew Luck

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Now that the Indianapolis Colts have at least temporarily (yes, sarcasm) fixed that pesky quarterback situation with last year’s first-round gem, Andrew Luck, they will need to focus their magic draft eye on the backfield in 2013, and find a […]

If New York Jets’ Mark Sanchez is ‘OK With Competition’, He’s Not Going to Compete

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Mark Sanchez was once deemed the New York Jets‘ franchise quarterback, coming out of a USC program that was producing first-round draft picks on a football factory assembly line. His first two seasons with the Jets, his mediocrity went largely […]

Baltimore Ravens Signing of Caleb Hanie is a Headscratcher

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The Baltimore Ravens have what is (for now) the highest paid quarterback in the NFL in starter and Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco, and they also have a dual-threat speedster sitting behind their golden goose, named Tyrod Taylor. So why […]

Antoine Winfield Could Be Final Piece of Seattle Seahawks Defensive Puzzle

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The Seattle Seahawks played defense–no, check that–they played great defense in 2012. But even the best defenses can have their issues, and the biggest issue for the Seahawks defensively was keeping the opposition from converting on third down. The addition […]

San Francisco 49ers Would Regret Not Extending Mike Iupati

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When the San Francisco 49ers drafted right tackle Anthony Davis and left guard Mike Iupati in 2010, they may have had little idea that the two of them would be a part of the best offensive line in the NFL. […]