What To Expect From The New England Patriots' Defense in 2014
by Doug Tozier on August 4, 2014
New England has not fielded a stout defense since 2004, and consequently has not seen a Lombardi Trophy either. 2014 will be a return to those days.
The Top Five Secondaries In The National Football League
by Eric Wagner on August 4, 2014
In a passing league, it is becoming increasingly important to have three to four cornerbacks that can cover, as well as big and fast safeties.
2014 NFL Week 12 Game-By-Game Analysis and Predictions
by Eric Wagner on July 24, 2014
With eleven weeks downs, there are only six more to go. Check out how each team fares in their Week Twelve match-up!
2014 NFL Week 9 Game-By-Game Analysis and Predictions
by Eric Wagner on July 15, 2014
Most teams will or already have reached the halfway point, and games will begin to become more and more important as the season progresses.
2014 NFL Week 8 Game-By-Game Analysis and Predictions
by Eric Wagner on July 11, 2014
With sixteen games in a season, every single one is important. Check out how each team is doing as some reach the halfway point, and some near it.
2014 NFL Week 7 Game-By-Game Analysis and Predictions
by Eric Wagner on July 6, 2014
Everyone wants to start off strong and get more breathing room later. Check out how each team fares as they get close to the halfway point.
New England Patriots: Biggest Roster Priorities for 2014
by Doug Tozier on March 10, 2014
Opinions abound as to who should be the biggest priorities for the Patriots. Here are some thoughts that may be a little out of the mainstream.
New England Patriots: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2014
by Doug Tozier on March 6, 2014
The offseason is rife with question marks for every team. The draft is right around the corner, and free agency looms. What will the Patriots do?
Andrew Luck Still Top Pick in 2012 NFL Draft Re-Mock
by Damien Walec on February 24, 2014
A re-draft of the 2012 NFL draft, one of the strongest drafts in recent history, to see where the picks would stand today.
Top 5 Underrated Players In This Year's Playoffs
by Natalie Faulk on January 14, 2014
Brady. Manning. Kaepernick. Sherman. All are obvious play-makers in this season's playoffs. But who have been the underrated impact players?
Denver Broncos at New England Patriots: Three Bold Predictions
by Austin Brock on November 21, 2013
Brady vs Manning XVI is the NFL game of the week. I make three bold predictions about this game that is sure to be a classic.
Purposeful Patriots: Was Victory Over The Saints A Miracle?
by Eli Park on October 16, 2013
Were the Pats in total control of their destiny or was their win a miracle? Follow the clues, FN's Donovan Park writes.
NFL Cornerback Rankings For The 2013 Season
by Thom Cunningham on September 17, 2013
These are the NFL cornerback rankings entering the '13 season. These rankings will change based on performances at the end of the year.
Patriots Preseason Storylines: Four Reasons To Watch
by Scott O'Neil on August 9, 2013
Finally, a preseason with more of Tom Brady in a helmet than a baseball cap! Here are four compelling Patriots' storylines to pay attention to this August.
The Cowboys Are In Chaos, And No One Should Care
by Alex Reimer on July 24, 2013
Inside this edition of "Football Nation Today," Alex says he won't care about the supposed "chaos in Cowboys camp" until they win a few playoff games.
Patriots' Off-Season Grade Is 'D' -- Even Before The Arrests
by Scott O'Neil on July 23, 2013
In an off-season with more arrests than impact signings, the Patriots replaced proven performers with hopes and potential.
Football Nation Preview: The 2013 New England Patriots
by Justin Henry on July 11, 2013
The loss of Welker, gaining of Tebowmania, and an unspeakable crime highlight the Patriots' offseason. FN's Justin Henry examines.
Patriots Shouldn't Change The Way They Operate
by Alex Reimer on July 11, 2013
In this edition of "Football Nation Today," Alex says the Patriots should still be willing to take risks on players with checkered background.
NFL Hot Seat: 10 Players In Need Of A Big Season
by Adam Grice on May 29, 2013
In this article you will see 10 players who are in need of a big season or they could find themselves searching for a new team in 2014.
New England Patriots: Sorting Out The Front Seven
by Doug Tozier on May 27, 2013
Much ado about nothing is how I would describe the criticism of defensive cuts in 2013. The front seven is better off than some are saying.
2012-2013 Final NFL Cornerback Rankings
by Thom Cunningham on May 16, 2013
This article ranks the 2012-2013 end of season NFL cornerbacks. These rankings will have no effect for the 2013-2014 ranks.
Six Reasons The Patriot Defense Is Headed The Right Direction
by Doug Tozier on November 15, 2012
The New England Patriot defense has been highly criticized thus far in the 2012 season. I think there is reason to hold out hope for a strong finish.
2012 NFL Draft: Top 10 Late-Round Gems
by Mike Luca on May 28, 2012
Which Day Three rookies rubbed the lamp and wished to be diamonds in the rough? The Italian Trojan consults his Magic Mirror.
1998 Peyton Manning vs. 2012 Andrew Luck, Part 3
by Shawn Kopf on May 18, 2012
In Part 3 of this 4 article series, FN Contributor Shawn Kopf takes an in-depth look inside Manning's opponents in 1998 comparing them to Andrew Luck's foes in 2012.
New England Patriots 2012 Draft Grades
by Eddie Asaley on April 30, 2012
The New England Patriots produced a strong draft class after this weekend, highlighted by DE Chandler Jones and ILB Dont'a Hightower.