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NFL Draft: General Managers on the hot seat

The NFL Draft is drawing closer and closer, meaning General Managers are crossing their t’s and dotting their i’s. The NFL Draft is where General Managers jobs are on the line every season. The NFL Draft is where they make their money.

They either become known for building Super Bowl Championship teams like Ozzie Newsome, Jerry Reese and John Schneider has done the past three seasons. Or they become known for drafting major NFL busts.…

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Season of the NFL stopgap signal callers

From a fan’s perspective, a team’s search for a signal caller is one of the most fascinating. A team such as the Seattle Seahawks or New England Patriots are fortunately able to sit out the process this year. They already have their guy. On the other hand of the spectrum, you have teams in need.  Some are rolling the dice with the draft. Others, such as the Oakland Raiders and the New York Jets are going with the “stopgap” solution.


NFL Free Agency: Winners and Losers

If you have been living under a rock, NFL Free Agency is under way. Most media outlets immediately want to name a team who has won or lost free agency after a week. Not me. I have sat on this article for a couple weeks waiting out to see all the moves teams make.

With enough time past and teams getting more and more prepared for the 2014 NFL Draft, here are the winners and losers of NFL Free Agency.…