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State of the Franchise: Tom Brady's Bucs have sights set on Lombardi
Jun 01, 2020
With Tom Brady leading the charge and a solid defense intact, Adam Rank says there's only one thing that would make the Buccaneers' season successful: a Lombardi Trophy. In this edition of the State of the Franchise series, Rank dives into what lies ahead for Tampa Bay.
State of the Franchise: Seahawks overdue for another Super season?
May 28, 2020
With an MVP candidate at QB, a superstar in the middle of the D and one of the game's best coaches roaming the sideline, Seattle's poised to make noise. In fact, Adam Rank says it's Super Bowl or bust in 2020. Check out the full State of the Franchise: Seahawks Edition.
State of the Franchise: Sam Darnold's growth Jets' top priority
Jul 15, 2019
In hiring Adam Gase, the New York Jets hope their new coach will have a major impact on young QB Sam Darnold. Can this duo follow a trail blazed by the Bears and Rams? Adam Rank goes in-depth on the Jets heading into the 2019 season.
State of the Franchise: Nick Foles-led Jaguars will bounce back
Jul 03, 2019
Jacksonville was one of the most disappointing teams in the NFL last season. But with a new quarterback at the helm, the Jaguars could be right back in contention. Adam Rank examines the state of the franchise in Duval County.
State of the Franchise: Matt Patricia's Lions a playoff sleeper?
Jun 20, 2019
The Lions had six wins a year ago, but after a flurry of offseason moves (and with a healthy Matt Stafford), this roster is speckled with talent. Adam Rank explains why Detroit could sneak into the playoff mix this season.