Packers Free Agency: When to sign an old man, and why teams should ignore Darrelle Revis

The Packers have hit on gold when signing some 30-something free agents in the past, but they tend to look for versatile skill sets — something one member of this year’s class does not have. One of best discoveries of Bill James, father of sabermetrics, was the concept of “old player skills”. It was, ironically, more of a scouting insight than a statistical one (though he...
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March 06, 2017

QUIZ: Name every member of the Pittsburgh Panthers to be selected in the first round of the NFL Draft

Since 1961, the Pittsburgh Panthers have sent 25 players to the pros in the first round of the NFL draft. How many can you name? Clue: Year-Draft Number-Position-Team  
September 21, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every player from the University of Pittsburgh that has been a Pro-Bowl or All-Pro NFL player

30 players from the University of Pittsburgh have found success in the NFL as a Pro-Bowl or All-Pro NFL player. How many of them can you name? Clue: Draft year/#All Pro selections/#Pro Bowl selections
May 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Harris Jr. doesn’t consider Josh Norman a top-five CB

After cornerback Josh Norman and the Carolina Panthers were unable to come to terms on a long-term deal, the team decided it best to rescind his franchise tag. The move sends Norman to a promising free agent market. While Norman is of the opinion he is worth top dollar after recording career-highs in 2015, Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. isn’t buying it. When Harris...
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April 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Best players still available entering day 3 of NFL free agency

We're already entering what is essentially the second wave of free agency. Most of the premier names are gone, including Darrelle Revis, who was a free agent for about a minute on Wednesday. As the sun rises on the third day of the new league year, here's a look at the top 10 players still available: 1. Jason Hatcher: Coming off a career year but 32 years old. Dude is versatile...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets have big decisions to make at cornerback

Entering the 2012 season, the New York Jets boasted the NFL’s best cornerback tandem, which consisted of Darrelle Revis and Antonio Cromartie. What a difference a year and a half makes. As expected, the Jets traded away the money-hungry Revis last offseason, leaving Cromartie as the No. 1 cornerback. All was well, though, as Cromartie led the Jets’ passing defense to a No. 2...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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