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NFL's next great dynasty? Chiefs, Cowboys, Bills among candidates
May 19, 2020
Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and the Patriots defined the past two decades of NFL football. But in the wake of the quarterback's relocation to Tampa Bay, which team is most likely to take the torch as the league's next great dynasty? Adam Schein ranks the candidates.
2020 NFL Draft: Don't pass on Isaiah Simmons or Derrick Brown!
Apr 21, 2020
Is Jordan worth the Love? Will teams regret passing on Isaiah Simmons? Could a center be this class' cleanest prospect? Before the 2020 NFL Draft officially gets underway Thursday night, Adam Schein provides nine strong takes.
NFL Divisional Round winners/losers: Patrick Mahomes isn't fair
Jan 13, 2020
After another fascinating weekend of NFL action, Adam Schein spotlights the best and worst of the four-game slate. Who flourished? Who flopped? And who was out of line? Check out the Divisional Round winners and losers.
NFL Week 15 fallout: Dallas will win East, 49ers will still win NFC
Dec 16, 2019
Will Derek Carr and Philip Rivers both change teams this offseason? Are the 49ers still NFC favorites? Have the Cowboys finally re-established themselves as kings of the East? Fresh off another fascinating Sunday, Adam Schein separates fact from fiction.
NFL Week 13 takeaways: Ravens good, Raiders bad, Giants ugly
Dec 02, 2019
The Sunday after Thanksgiving is always telling in the NFL. This is when the heat intensifies and playoff tickets are punched. With that in mind, Adam Schein provides the good, the bad and the ugly from the first Sunday in December.
Texans, Rams, Eagles are indeed contenders; Bears pretenders
Oct 28, 2019
Eight weeks into the 2019 campaign, which teams have the potential to emerge from the fat middle and make noise this winter? Which are doomed to irrelevancy? It's time to separate contenders from pretenders, Schein Nine style.
Pats, Lamar Jackson, Kellen Moore among Week 1's big winners
Sep 09, 2019
Panicking off Week 1 is easy. And sometimes merited. But what's the fun in that? Football is BACK, and that's a beautiful thing. With that in mind, Adam Schein spotlights the nine best developments from the opening NFL Sunday.
2019 NFL bubble teams: Case for, case against, early prediction
Jul 23, 2019
Will the Browns live up to their sky-high expectations? Can Antonio Brown revive Raider Nation? What's next for the Lamar Jackson-led Ravens? Adam Schein spotlights nine bubble teams, providing a case for, case against and early prediction for each.
Rams, Saints, Chiefs top teams most likely to win Super Bowl LIII
Nov 27, 2018
As we head into the final month of the regular season, it's time to start thinking about the only question that really matters: Who is going to raise the Lombardi Trophy? Adam Schein ranks the nine most likely Super Bowl LIII champs.
NFL midterms: Most exciting player? Top rookie? Best trade?
Nov 07, 2018
Election fever? Yep, we're not immune to it. Midway through the 2018 season, Adam Schein identifies candidates -- and picks winners -- in nine intriguing NFL "races." Who's the most exciting player? Top rookie? Best trade?
Bears, Jaguars headline teams that suffered brutal Week 6 losses
Oct 15, 2018
Khalil Mack and Co. hit a major bump in the road, losing to the Brock Osweiler-led Dolphins in overtime, but the Bears weren't the only team to suffer a stinging defeat on Sunday. Here are the nine most impactful setbacks in Week 6.
Raiders, Texans headline NFL teams with early reason to panic
Sep 24, 2018
Jon Gruden's Raiders are 0-3. As are Bill O'Brien's Texans. Meanwhile, the 49ers are suddenly down in the dumps and the Cowboys look listless. Who has legit cause for concern? Who needs to just take a deep breath? Adam Schein assesses the panic scale.
NFL's most indispensable offensive players: Ezekiel Elliott on top
Jul 17, 2018
It goes without saying that quarterback is the most important position in football. But taking the signal-callers out of the equation, who are the most indispensable offensive players in the NFL heading into the 2018 season? Adam Schein provides his rankings.