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  1. The division's $5 million men

    Paul Kuharsky

    Over at NFC South headquarters, our "regional" cohort Pat Yasinskas was driven by Drew Brees' giant salary-cap number to look at all the players in that division with cap numbers of $5 million of more. We know a good idea when we see one, so here'...

    Blog | April 03, 2013
  2. Carmichael a great OC target for Jaguars

    Paul Kuharsky

    Adam Schefter reports the Jaguars have asked the Saints for permission to talk to offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael, who's got an expiring contract. It's a great move. Here's the Choice Carmichael faces: A) Re-sign with the Saints, resume ...

    Blog | January 17, 2013
  3. Final Word: AFC South

    Paul Kuharsky

    Five nuggets of knowledge about wild-card weekend: Rematch in Houston: This is the fourth time under the current playoff format that teams are meeting in the wild-card round in back-to-back seasons. In each of the previous three instances, the tea...

    Blog | January 04, 2013
  4. If CJ2K wasn't MVP, Peterson shouldn't be

    Paul Kuharsky

    When Peyton Manning won his fourth MVP award in 2009, he did it with 37 1/2 of the votes cast by the AP panel that selects the winner. Drew Brees got 7 1/2 votes, Philip Rivers got two and Brett Favre got one. Missing was Chris Johnson, the run...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  5. Final Word: AFC South

    Paul Kuharsky

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 15: On the verge: A year after finishing 2-14, the Colts can clinch a playoff spot with a win OR a loss by the Jets. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, since the schedule expanded to 16 games in 1978, only t...

    Blog | December 14, 2012
  6. Gabbert, Blackmon strong in Jaguars' win

    Paul Kuharsky

    Some thoughts on the Jaguars' 27-24 win over the Saints Friday night in New Orleans: Justin Blackmon looked the part: I saw a physical, confident receiver who made himself available for Blaine Gabbert. On an early catch, he stopped and went backwa...

    Blog | August 18, 2012
  7. All-Pro voting totals

    Paul Kuharsky

    Voting results for the AP's All-Pro Team, with players from the AFC South highlighted. A panel of 50 media members elects the team. OFFENSE Quarterback: Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay, 47.5; Drew Brees, New Orleans, 2.5. x-Running backs: Maurice J...

    Blog | January 06, 2012
  8. On MJD for MVP

    Paul Kuharsky

    Mike Sando's final MVP Watch is out and you can peruse it here. If I had an MVP vote, I'd use it on Aaron Rodgers. If it was a three-deep ballot, mine would be Rodgers, Drew Brees and Tom Brady. Maurice Jones-Drew had a phenomenal season for th...

    Blog | January 04, 2012
  9. Rapid Reaction: Saints 22, Titans 17

    Paul Kuharsky

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Thoughts on the Titans' 22-17 loss to the Saints at LP Field: What it means: A largely unfavorable day. The Titans lost while one of the teams they are fighting with for position for a wild-card berth, the Jets, won. The Texans...

    Blog | December 11, 2011
  10. Final Word: AFC South

    Paul Kuharsky

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 14, with large thanks to ESPN Stats and Info: Workhorse: Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has taken on a huge load during their six-game win streak. He has scored seven touchdowns since Week 7, as many ...

    Blog | December 09, 2011
  11. Titans challenge safeties vs. Saints' Graham

    Paul Kuharsky

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - We pointed out Wednesday that New Orleans and Drew Brees have had ridiculous success throwing to the middle of the field this season. ESPN Stats & Information says Brees is connecting on 72.4 percent of his passes between th...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  12. RTC: Jags have to find pass pressure

    Paul Kuharsky

    Reading the coverage ... Houston Texans Jeff Garcia said he hadn't totally checked out, but he wasn't throwing every other day either when the Texans called, writes Jeffrey Martin of the Houston Chronicle. I have no idea what he has left. But if ...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  13. Next Level nuggets for you to chew on

    Paul Kuharsky

    Some items I found interesting out of the weekly ESPN Stats and Info Next Level packet that could be things to keep an eye on Sunday: Jaguars' pass protection: Defenses have sacked Jacksonville quarterback Blaine Gabbert 15 times, rushing four or ...

    Blog | December 07, 2011
  14. If Jaguars change coach, who's next?

    Paul Kuharsky

    Ten weeks into most NFL seasons we have a good sense of head-coaching jobs coming open and the prime candidates for them. This year feels different. Jim Caldwell may coach a potential 0-16 team. But to hear Bill Polian talk, the Colts' coach ma...

    Blog | November 17, 2011
  15. On Peyton Manning as an MVP candidate

    Paul Kuharsky

    He could get a vote, maybe more than one. Peyton Manning as an MVP candidate in absentia was a semi-clever joke very early on in the Colts' miserable season. It does little for me now, however. Sure Manning's value has been evident. In the coac...

    Blog | October 26, 2011
  16. Final Word: AFC South

    Paul Kuharsky

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 7: Hit him: Matt Schaub is banged up. He's been sacked seven times over the past two games and has 48 pass attempts this season when either hit or under duress, fifth-most in the NFL. The Titans have to hit him...

    Blog | October 21, 2011