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  1. Ashley Fox: Matthew Stafford did enough

    Kevin Seifert

    ESPN.com columnist Ashley Fox offers an argument for re-signing Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford that should resonate with longtime fans of the franchise. In essence, Fox writes, consider what Lions history tells us about the alternatives. ...

    Blog | July 12, 2013
  2. NFL Week 3 Power Rankings: NFC North

    Kevin Seifert

    At 1-1, no NFC North team is completely satisfied with its start to the 2012 season. All told, however, none of them should have much argument with their status in ESPN.com's Week 3 Power Rankings. Three of our teams are still ranked among the top 13...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  3. NFC North draft analysis

    Kevin Seifert

    The 2012 NFL draft is in the books. Our silly little arguments on left tackles and injured receivers seem so long ago. Oh, the memories.... In a few years, we'll be able to evaluate this draft with a measure of accuracy. For now, let's just consider...

    Blog | April 28, 2012
  4. DraftWatch: Matt Kalil vs. Morris Claiborne

    Kevin Seifert

    In a discussion earlier this week, we agreed (I think) that the Minnesota Vikings should draft the best player remaining at No. 3 overall -- not the one who plays the position they consider most important. Our primary argument for drafting USC left t...

    Blog | March 23, 2012
  5. Vikings' Christian Ballard: 'I made mistakes'

    Kevin Seifert

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Based purely on his skills and production, you could make an argument that Iowa defensive tackle Christian Ballard had second-round value in the NFL draft. Scouts Inc., for example, ranked him as the eighth-best defensive tackl...

    Blog | April 30, 2011
  6. Final argument: No clarity for Packers

    Kevin Seifert

    Most discussion about the Green Bay Packers' draft prospects has centered on around outside linebacker and the offensive line. The truth, of course, is that at No. 32 the Packers might not be in position to dictate the position of their first-round p...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  7. Final argument: Kiper and McShay mocks

    Kevin Seifert

    We've spent the past few months reviewing the various incarnations of mock drafts produced by ESPN analysts Mel Kiper and Todd McShay, so let's take a final look at their latest. Kiper's went live late Wednesday night, and McShay's just posted . ...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  8. Final argument: Bears in no-man's land?

    Kevin Seifert

    Circling back one final time on draft issues we've discussed over the past few months: As we speak on the first day of the NFL draft, the Chicago Bears haven't filled any of their five positions along the offensive line. They have candidates for e...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  9. Final argument: Vikings targeting Enderle?

    Kevin Seifert

    Circling back one final time on draft issues we've discussed over the past few months: We noted on Tuesday the growing speculation/rumor-mongering/misinformation that the Minnesota Vikings have identified a relative unknown talent in their search ...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  10. Final argument: The Jimmy Smith question

    Kevin Seifert

    Circling back one final time on draft issues we've discussed over the past few months: The Detroit Lions could draft a cornerback with their No. 13 overall pick, filling their top need with an elite-level player. Or they could make a power move, a...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  11. Free Head Exam: Green Bay Packers

    Kevin Seifert

    After the Green Bay Packers' 7-3 loss to the Detroit Lions, here are three issues that merit further examination: There can be no argument that the Packers opened this game flat, giving an amped up 2-10 team every reason to believe an upset could...

    Blog | December 13, 2010
  12. Childress awaiting Percy Harvin's return

    Kevin Seifert

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Even with Randy Moss now practicing with the Tennessee Titans, the Minnesota Vikings' receiving corps has retained its aura of intrigue. Wednesday, we were back to Percy Harvin. Five days after a heated argument with coach B...

    Blog | November 10, 2010
  13. Free Head Exam: Green Bay Packers

    Kevin Seifert

    After the Green Bay Packers' 9-0 victory Sunday at the New York Jets, here are three issues that merit further examination: Unaesthetic as it might have been, you could make an argument that Sunday's victory was the most impressive of the Mike Mc...

    Blog | November 01, 2010
  14. Final argument: Roster allocation and roles

    Kevin Seifert

    Earlier Thursday, we looked at four established NFC North players who reside on the proverbial roster bubble. Now, let's take a broader look at some key questions our teams face in determining the final composition of their rosters. Will the Bears...

    Blog | September 02, 2010
  15. Final arguments: Four on the bubble

    Kevin Seifert

    Preseason play mercifully will end Thursday night, opening what is really a five-day window for NFL teams to settle on their final 53-man rosters and practice squads. Some teams will begin making cuts as soon as Friday morning. Everyone must be down ...

    Blog | September 02, 2010
  16. Final arguments loom for position battles

    Kevin Seifert

    As we enter the final week of the preseason, position battles and depth chart competition should be nearing their conclusion. No clear answers generally means trouble. So with that timing in mind, let's take a look at the key summer issues in each NF...

    Blog | August 30, 2010