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Brad Spielberger

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Early-season trade candidates and landing spots: Denzel Mims, Myles Gaskin, Riley Reiff and more

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Breaking down nine potential trade candidates with the 2022 NFL trade deadline just over a month away.

by Brad Spielberger yesterday

Latest NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday, September 27

Breaking down storylines from around NFL, including the New York Giants' wide receiver turmoil.

by Brad Spielberger 2 days ago

Latest NFL News & Rumors: Monday, September 26

Breaking down storylines from around NFL, including a trio of AFC East quarterbacks getting dinged up in Week 3

by Brad Spielberger 3 days ago

NFL free agent additions making the biggest impact through Week 2

Miami Dolphins left tackle Terron Armstead and Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Christian Kirk headline the most impactful free agent additions through the first two weeks of the NFL season.

by Brad Spielberger 8 days ago

NFL futures to bet before Week 1: Player props, divisional bets and make/miss playoffs bets

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Michael Pittman Jr.'s situation in Indianapolis with new quarterback Matt Ryan presents betting value on his receiving targets prop.

by Brad Spielberger 23 days ago

Broncos News: Russell Wilson, Denver Broncos agree to 5-year, $245 million extension

New Denver Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson agreed to a five-year, $245 million extension with $165 million in guarantees, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

by Brad Spielberger 28 days ago Denver Broncos

Immediate landing spots for the most surprising roster cuts: Alex Leatherwood, O.J. Howard and more

Tackle Alex Leatherwood, wide receiver Tyler Johnson and tight end O.J. Howard were among Tuesday's most surprising roster cuts.

by Brad Spielberger 29 days ago

Cowboys News: 5 players who could replace Tyron Smith

Dallas Cowboys stalwart left tackle Tyron Smith suffered a non-contact injury during a scrimmage Wednesday night and will miss significant time.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

7 NFL players with the most riding on a contract year in 2022

Carolina Panthers quarterback Baker Mayfield and New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley, the first two picks of the 2018 NFL Draft, are entering pivotal contract years in 2022.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson suspended for 11 games of 2022 NFL season

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson has been suspended for 11 games of the 2022 NFL season.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago Cleveland Browns

Star safety Derwin James agrees to 4-year, $76.5 million extension with Chargers

Derwin James' new deal tops that of Minkah Fitzpatrick, who agreed to an extension with the Steelers in mid-June.

10 potential trade candidates before Week 1 of the 2022 NFL season: Landing spots, projected trade value and more

Assessing the NFL trade landscape ahead of Week 1, with Chicago Bears linebacker Roquan Smith and Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt among potential trade candidates.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

QB Zach Wilson set to miss 2-4 weeks with knee injury after exiting Jets' Week 1 preseason game

Wilson suffered the reported injury on a scramble during his second drive of the game.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago New York Jets

Chicago Bears LB Roquan Smith requests trade

Amid a contract dispute, Chicago Bears linebacker Roquan Smith has requested a trade.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago Chicago Bears

Evaluating the wide receiver market explosion during the 2022 NFL offseason

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With wideouts such as Davante Adams signing unworldly deals and other dynamic pass catchers such as Deebo Samuel finally receiving worthy extensions, the NFL wide receiver market has exploded.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

How Kyler Murray’s contract affects Lamar Jackson's contract negotiation

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After Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray changed the quarterback market, Lamar Jackson's outlook in Baltimore has changed. Brad Spielberger explores what this means for the Ravens' signal-caller.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Best value free agent contract for every NFL team since 2013

Exploring the best contracts for each NFL team dating back to the 2013 season, including Tom Brady signing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Baltimore Ravens signing Eric Weddle.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

What to know about the Deshaun Watson suspension

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson is suspended for the first six games of the 2022 NFL season. The NFL has three days to appeal for a lengthier punishment.

by Brad Spielberger 1 month ago

Which NFL teams get the most value out of their free agent signings?

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Analyzing what every NFL team has gotten out of their free agent spending from 2013-2021.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago

Projecting contract extensions for players likely to sign before Week 1 of the 2022 NFL season

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Projecting contract extensions for Lamar Jackson, Kyler Murray, Deebo Samuel, D.K. Metcalf and more ahead of the 2022 NFL season.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago
Bio

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

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