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Brad Spielberger

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Spielberger: Projecting 2021 NFL cap casualties

PFF's Brad Spielberger breaks down players whose contracts are potential salary cap casualties for the 2021 NFL offseason.

by Brad Spielberger 4 days ago

Why the New York Jets are in better shape going forward than the New York Giants, even without Trevor Lawrence

Even after missing out on Trevor Lawrence, the New York Jets are positioned to take advantage of massive cap space and draft capital, while the New York Giants continue to build around a quarterback with question marks.

by Brad Spielberger 17 days ago

Realistic trade value and landing spots for veteran QBs: Stafford, Garoppolo, Carr, Ryan, Wentz

PFF's Brad Spielberger examines hypothetical trades of Matthew Stafford, Jimmy Garoppolo, Derek Carr, Matt Ryan and Carson Wentz based on prior trade values and fits from a financial and football perspective. 

by Brad Spielberger 25 days ago

NFL Free Agency 2021: Examining the wide receiver market

Ahead of 2021 free agency, we look at the top wide receivers set to hit the market and the likelihood of their respective outcomes.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Qualities of a good NFL general manager and candidates to monitor for the 2020 offseason

As we turn to the fourth quarter of the 2020 NFL season, speculation is beginning to build about who the next head coaches and general managers will be for a growing list of teams across the league.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Projecting end-of-season extensions for 2017 draft picks, 2018 undrafted free agents — Part 2

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With the home stretch of the 2020 NFL season around the corner, business tends to pick up across the league as clubs look to extend players before the offseason arrives.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Free Agency 2021: NFL teams set to lose most, least value to free agency

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With the upcoming offseason shaping up to be one of the more unique free agency periods on record, roster turnover will be under a microscope. Brad Spielberger takes a look around the NFL to investigate how each team stands ahead of the 2021 free agency period.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Projecting end-of-season extensions for 2017 draft picks, 2018 undrafted free agents — Part 1

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With the home stretch of the 2020 NFL season around the corner, business tends to pick up across the league as clubs look to extend players before the offseason arrives.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Revisiting the "Winner's Curse" in NFL free agency

The very nature of unrestricted free agency in the NFL will always lead to teams overpaying for the best available players. That can largely be explained with one simple truth: Teams aren’t going to let the best players in the NFL reach free agency.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Fifth-year option tracker: Predicting outcomes for all 32 first-round picks from 2018

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Decision time looms for the 2018 first-round draft class, with some teams having difficult choices to make about players who were once viewed as future stars.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago
Bio

Brad Spielberger joined PFF full-time in January of 2021. He previously contributed to Over The Cap.

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