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3 reasons the Saints can still survive Drew Brees’ thumb injury

The Saints were prepared for this day. They’d spent the past two years cultivating the league’s best quarterback room.

So when Drew Brees left Sunday’s NFC Championship Game rematch against the Rams, New Orleans had no reason to panic. Teddy Bridgewater, a 2015 Pro Bowler, was the next man up……………….Read More

NFL Power Rankings: Bears begin season in top 10

The 2019 NFL season is finally upon us, and it’s kicking off in the most spectacular of ways. The Bears will begin their quest for a Super Bowl in front of a national television audience on Thursday night’s season opener against the Green Bay Packers in what will showcase the sport’s oldest rivalry in the league’s 100th-anniversary season………………..Read More

Teddy Bridgewater and Taysom Hill are giving the NFL a backup QB battle worth watching

The Saints are set at starting quarterback for 2019. Drew Brees was his typical all-world self for most of his previous year. While the now 40-year-old’s level of play declined late in the season, he still managed to record a league- and career-high 115.7 passer rating and led his team within one blown pass interference call of the Super Bowl………………….Read More

9 quarterbacks who could be free agents in the 2020 NFL offseason, sorted by likelihood

The 2019 quarterback free agency class had a severe lack of star power. Even with Super BowlMVP Nick Foles and the one and only Blake Bortles, there weren’t many click-worthy quarterbacks available at the start of the new league year. Things could be different next offseason, however.

In 2020, several marquee quarterbacks could hit the open market. In a position as important as quarterback, teams will either have to shell out some cash to keep their starters, or hit the reset button on their offense. Sometimes it’s a no-brainer, but it’s not always an easy choice to make…………………..Read More