Sean Payton explains why the Saints are shopping WR Brandin Cooks

The New Orleans Saints have been at the center of trade talks this offseason, stemming from news that they’re shopping star receiver Brandin Cooks. The Patriots, Titans and Eagles have all been linked to the wideout, but it’ll take a lot to pull Cooks from New Orleans – reportedly a mid-first-round pick. Some have wondered […]

Play-it-safe Packers don’t sound ready to change their offseason strategy

After the Green Packers’ season-ending loss to the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship Game, quarterback Aaron Rodgers stated that his team, which last won a championship in the 2010 season, needs to go “all-in” in its efforts to construct another Super Bowl-caliber roster while the two-time MVP is still in the prime of his […]

Could you ace the Wonderlic test at the NFL Combine?

Could you ace the Wonderlic test at the NFL Combine?

Ah, the NFL Combine, where hopeful college football players go to have every part of their body and brain picked apart in the name of entertainment.  So much attention is paid to the physical aspect of the combine, but how grueling is the mental aspect?  To get an idea, I decided to dive into the Wonderlic […]

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll has good news about Earl Thomas’ recovery

When it first happened, Seattle Seahawks All-Pro safety Earl Thomas was hinting at retirement. But nearly three months after he suffered a broken leg in Seattle’s Week 13 win, it appears Thomas’ mindset and physical condition have improved dramatically. Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Thursday that Thomas is “doing very well” and indicated that […]