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Brad Spielberger

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Cut candidates for all 32 teams: Carson Wentz, Jarvis Landry and more

Cut candidates for all 32 NFL teams, including Indianapolis Colts quarterback Carson Wentz and Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry

by Brad Spielberger 4 months ago

15 trades to watch out for in the 2022 NFL offseason

Breaking down 15 potential trades that could take place in the 2022 NFL offseason, including Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson heading to the Philadelphia Eagles.

by Brad Spielberger 4 months ago

Early extension candidates from the 2019 NFL Draft: Deebo Samuel, A.J. Brown, D.K. Metcalf and more

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Projecting the contract extensions for some of the 2019 NFL Draft's most explosive wide receivers, including San Francisco 49ers star Deebo Samuel.

by Brad Spielberger 4 months ago

Franchise tag candidates for all 32 NFL teams entering the 2022 NFL offseason

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Brad Spielberger breaks down all 32 NFL teams' top franchise tag targets, which includes New England Patriots cornerback J.C. Jackson.

by Brad Spielberger 4 months ago

One free agent each team can't afford to lose

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NFL Free Agency can make or break a team. If you can secure a valuable player looking for a landing spot, it could mean a playoff berth, but if you can't hold on to previous acquisitions, you could wind up at the bottom of your division. Brad Spielberger breaks down a free agent from each team that is crucial to retain.

by Brad Spielberger 5 months ago

One free agent each NFL team should pursue in the 2022 offseason

Wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster to the Indianapolis Colts and quarterback Mitchell Trubisky to the Washington Football Team are among hypothetical player-team fits ahead of 2022 NFL free agency.

by Brad Spielberger 5 months ago

Best team fits for defensive free agents that raised their stock the most in 2021

With the wild-card round out of the way, 24 NFL teams have moved on to the 2022 season, which means it's time to start thinking about free agency. And with that in mind, here are the best team fits for defensive free agents that raised their stock the most in 2021.

by Brad Spielberger 5 months ago

Washington signs offensive tackle Charles Leno Jr. to three-year, $37.5 million contract extension

The Washington Football Team signed veteran offensive tackle Charles Leno Jr. to a three-year, $37.5 million contract extension Wednesday, January 5, 2022.

NFL teams set to lose the most, least value to 2022 NFL free agency

The New England Patriots' pending defensive free agents have generated the most Wins Above Replacement this season, whereas the Denver Broncos sit in the No. 1 spot on offense — due in large part to quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.

by Brad Spielberger 6 months ago

Projecting end-of-season extensions for 2022 NFL free agents

Projecting contract extensions for 2022 NFL free agents who could sign with their current teams and forego free agency, including Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams.

by Brad Spielberger 6 months ago

Realistic trade value and landing spots for veteran QBs: Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson, Derek Carr and more

Veteran quarterbacks could once again be at the center of trade talks this offseason, including the Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers and the Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson.

by Brad Spielberger 6 months ago

New Orleans Saints WR Deonte Harris likely to serve three-game suspension in near future

According to a report, New Orleans Saints WR Deonte Harris is likely to serve a three-game suspension in the near future that stems from a previous DUI arrest.

by Brad Spielberger 7 months ago New Orleans Saints

Breaking down QB Taysom Hill's four-year contract extension with the New Orleans Saints

The New Orleans Saints locked up the versatile Taysom Hill for years to come, agreeing to a four-year, $40 million contract extension worth up to $95 million based on incentives related to being a starting quarterback.

by Brad Spielberger 7 months ago New Orleans Saints

Projecting the top offseason needs for all 32 NFL teams: QB for the Steelers? WR for the Chiefs?

PFF takes an early look at which positions every team should look to improve upon this offseason.

by Brad Spielberger 7 months ago

G Wyatt Teller agrees to 4-year extension with Cleveland Browns

Wyatt Teller's 93.2 PFF grade since 2020 ranks second among guards, and he made PFF's 2021 midseason All-Pro second team.

by Brad Spielberger 7 months ago Cleveland Browns

Cleveland Browns release WR Odell Beckham Jr.: Contract implications, landing spots and more

The Cleveland Browns are waiving disgruntled wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. following social media posts from Beckham's father. Beckham will be subject to waivers, although no team is expected to claim him at this time.

by Brad Spielberger 8 months ago Cleveland Browns

Pittsburgh Steelers trade edge rusher Melvin Ingram to Kansas City Chiefs

Pittsburgh Steelers edge defender Melvin Ingram is headed to the Kansas City Chiefs in a trade, according to PFF's Ari Meirov.

by Brad Spielberger 8 months ago

2022 NFL Free Agency Primer: Top players at every position

It may only be midseason, but it's never too early to look ahead to next year's free-agent class, which is why PFF's Brad Spielberger breaks down the top players at each position who are scheduled to become free agents in 2022.

by Brad Spielberger 8 months ago

12 potential NFC trades ahead of the 2021 NFL trade deadline

With the 2021 NFL trade deadline quickly approaching, PFF has provided a comprehensive list of the many players who could be on the move.

by Brad Spielberger 8 months ago

12 potential AFC trades ahead of the 2021 NFL trade deadline

With the 2021 NFL trade deadline a mere two weeks away, PFF has provided a comprehensive list of the many players who could be on the move.

by Brad Spielberger 8 months ago
Bio

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

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