Articles tagged "Kevin Smith"
Captain Comeback: Broncos skewer Dick LeBeau defense again
Captain Comeback Scott Kacsmar starts Week 1 with Peyton Manning's historic night, Michael Vick's self-inflicted comeback, a first in Minnesota, and the front-running Green Bay Packers.
49ers Do The Lambeau Leap; Kevin Kolb leads Arizona to Victory
Each NFC West squad fought to the last minute on Sunday, but only two would taste sweet victory. NFC West beat man Brandon Burnett breaks down the Week 1 action.
Helmet Stickers: Top 10 NFL Performances of Week 1
Robert Griffin III stole the show in Week 1. But we dish out statistical helmet stickers to the rest of the NFL top 10 performers on Sunday, including Peyton Manning, Mark Sanchez, the San Francisco 49ers and the New England Patriots run defense.
NFC North: Black and Blue Division Over/Under Predictions
Black and Blues Brother Tom Pollin breaks down the season wins over-under projections for each NFC North team, three of which have great playoff potential.
Naughty Nurse: Detroit Lions off life support
The Detroit Lions had their Matt Millen removed four years ago and the their vital signs have improved dramatically since then. In fact, our Naughty Nurse of analysis took the former sad-sack franchise off life support in 2011.
Rusher Rating: Wildcard Playoff Edition
Professional Football Researchers Association executive director Ken Crippen delves deep into the running game of the wildcard playoff round.
Lions Team Report: A Wild, Wild Card Loss
The Lions stayed with New Orleans for three quarters but Drew Brees and his offense pulled away in the fourth. Their primary concern? The secondary. Tom Pollin checks in.
Lions Team Report: A whole new ballgame
The Lions lost to the Saints in their first meeting in New Orleans in Week 13. A loss this time means it's 'wait 'til next year' -- a phrrase usually uttered by Detroit fans in August.
Rusher Rating: Going deep into 'Beast Mode'
Marshawn Lynch has had a remarkable season, and could finish No. 2 overall in Ken Crippen's 'Rusher Rating' stat. A look at Lynch's season and all the league-wide numbers.
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- Live From Radio City: Reporter Punks NFL Draft Fans
- The 5.0 Club: Best Rushing Teams in NFL History
- Sieves: The Worst Run Defenses In NFL History
- Monsters of the Midway: We Need The Chicago Bears More Than Ever
- Boston, Sports, Patriotism And Terror
- The 100 Stingiest Defenses In Football History
- NFL Crown Rule: Will It Dethrone Rushing King Adrian Peterson?
- Year Of The Offensive Tackle: Not Always The 'Safe' Draft Bet
- Draft Habits: NFL Teams Covet LBs, Duped By False Temptress WRs
- Big Tease: 2012 New England Patriots And NFL's History Of Offensive Failures
- Epic Fail: The Wide Receiver Draft Class Of 2012