While the 2018 Eagles aren’t as good as last year’s edition, their superstar quarterback (now back at pre-ACL injury form) and his mastery of the offense is enough to keep Philly in the Super Bowl conversation
They were overwhelmed by the Seahawks in London as the defense searches for talent and the offense suffers due to growing pains for the rookie offensive tackles. If Jon Gruden wasn’t already looking at a few years down the line, he can now
The offense has opponents playing on their heels, and the defense is more than holding up its end of the bargain through three season-opening wins. Things will get tougher for the Rams, but with the 49ers losing their quarterback, the Seahawks trying to find their way and the Cardinals flopping, those challenges probably won’t come from within the division
Hue Jackson’s game management in the final seconds on Sunday spoke volumes about the lack of trust in his QB. The Browns have the talent, and this year they have the offensive system in place to get some wins. Do they need a different quarterback under center?
Kyle Shanahan is thrilled with the quarterback he got, but on Sunday it was the passer he originally wanted that shined brightest. The differences between Cousins and jimmy Garoppolo in their season debuts
It will be Tom Brady going up against a predictable defense, but Jacksonville has the pure talent to keep the Patriots in check. That leaves it up to Blake Bortles and the offense to put enough points on the board
Breaking down the X’s and O’s on both sides of the ball for the four divisional round games, including the Eagles offense’s best chance of surviving, what Tennessee must do to hang around in Foxboro, why Roethlisberger can get redemption on a Jaguars offense that picked him off five times, and Drew Brees gets a much tougher test in Minnesota than he did against the Panthers
The importance pales in comparison to Shazier’s health, but the Steelers are a different team without their star linebacker. A team that will have a lot of trouble matching up with New England’s offense in next week’s crucial showdown
The struggles of Joe Flacco and an undermanned offensive line have called for a different approach on offense. And on Sunday, Baltimore finally rolled out an offensive attack that can work. Now, can they sustain that success?