NFL News and Columns

January 8, 2015

Winston vs. Mariota Post-Game QB Breakdown Comparison

By John Harris

After Florida State lost, it wasn't much longer before Jameis Winston announced he'd be entering the NFL. Some criticized the...

January 5, 2015

The NFL Owner's Manual on What Not to Do

By John Middlekauff

The coach or QB doesn’t decide the fate of an NFL team; the owner does. John Middlekauff breaks down how Jeffrey Lurie empowered his coach...

January 2, 2015

The Complete Scouting Guide from Jameis Winston's Rose Bowl Performance

By John Harris

John Harris scouts almost every Jameis Winston snap from his Rose Bowl performance in a crushing defeat at the hands of the Oregon Ducks,...

December 29, 2014

Scouting Jameis Winston vs. Marcus Mariota

By John Middlekauff

It will be the number one question on everyone's lips now that Tampa Bay and Tennessee have locked in the Nos. 1 and 2 spots in the...

December 17, 2014

Weekly Fantasy: Jackson and Mason see high value with workload in NFL Week 16 play, now with full optimal lineups!

By Jake Langenkamp

Tre Mason, Fred Jackson and other RBs will see high workloads this week, now find out why. Injuries leave good value options at other spots...

December 12, 2014

Weekly Fantasy: Forte, Beckham worth the price

By Jake Langenkamp

Odell Beckham, Jr. is on fire right now, and his consistency doesn't look to stop this week against a paltry Washington secondary....

December 3, 2014

Weekly Fantasy: Jordy Nelson and Tom Brady fetching high prices

By Jake Langenkamp

Playing weekly fantasy draft games? TSV's Jake Langenkamp has some quick information for you. Don't pick your NFL Week 14 weekly...

December 1, 2014

The Scouting Trail: 2015 NFL Draft insights on Gurley, Cooper

By John Middlekauff

John Middlekauff slots Georgia RB Todd Gurley in the 2015 NFL Draft post-ACL tear, in addition to bullet points on Melvin Gordon, Amari...

November 19, 2014

Why Trent Baalke will soften the blow when Jim Harbaugh is gone

By John Middlekauff

The 49ers looked dead three weeks ago against the Rams. Two wins later they are alive and looking like a playoff team. A lot of that is due...

November 13, 2014

TNF: The Dolphins should take advantage of the pressure

By Jake Langenkamp

Thursday Night Football has its own crowd, but it still brings its own pressure: winning the National Football League. TSV's Jake...

November 6, 2014

TNF: The Kings of Ohio

By Jake Langenkamp

The Bengals and Browns are similar teams, but with Jeremy Hill on the come up, it gives Cincinnati fans something to hope for tonight,...

November 3, 2014

MNF: Colts should be favored by more

By Jake Langenkamp

The Giants' recent showings have made oddsmakers think this is close. TSV's Jake Langenkamp takes a look at the numbers behind...

October 30, 2014

TNF: The Saints march into Carolina to turn around their road game

By Jake Langenkamp

Everything points to the Saints tanking again on the road, but they matchup well against the Panthers, argues TSV's Jake Langenkamp....

October 27, 2014

TNF Numerology: Will DeMarco Murray make a dent against the Redskins' tough rushing D?

By Jake Langenkamp

Washington's run defense has been stellar. Does DeMarco Murray have another 100 in him to take the pressure off Tony Romo, or will...

October 23, 2014

TNF: Broncos are set up to blow out Chargers

By Jake Langenkamp

The Chargers are looking like paper tigers, and tonight the world will find out the truth. The unstoppable Denver Broncos host Philip...

October 20, 2014

MNF Numerology: Betting on Fitzpatrick PLUS Texans vs. Steelers pick

By Jake Langenkamp

If the Texans defense can keep it close, something they've been able to do this year, then any semblence of consistency from Texans QB...

October 16, 2014

Boston Massacre

By Jake Langenkamp

Despite the rivalry, the Jets are going to have a hard time stopping the Patriots. Jake Langenkamp checks to see if an upset is even close...

October 15, 2014

Can JJ Watt really win the NFL MVP Award?

By John Middlekauff

Is it possible for the league's most dominant defensive player to win an award in a league built for quarterbacks? John Middlekauff...

October 13, 2014

MNF Numerology: A look at tonight's 49ers vs. Rams matchup by the numbers

By Jake Langenkamp

Can the 49ers running offense get moving on the Rams strong defense? The key to the game might lie in who can move it more successfully...

October 10, 2014

Will the Real Contender Please Stand Up? Evaluating the Bills vs. Patriots by the Numbers

By Jake Langenkamp

The Bills will try to insure the Pats cannot sustain their offense through Ridley on Sunday. Find out why from Jake Langenkamp's...