Thanks to Tom Brady's new cap-friendly contract, the New England Patriots now have an opportunity to make a splash -- and a big one -- in free agency. KC Joyner offers five top-tier options for the Pats outside of their own roster.
While Tom Brady remains one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL, his advancing age and declining numbers signal an end to his ability to overcome the rest of the roster's weaknesses and, in turn, the end of the Patriots' AFC dominance.
KC Joyner explains why the Minnesota Vikings can make the playoffs in 2012. With Christian Ponder not turning the ball over and a strong defense and rushing attack, the Vikings have a good chance to make the postseason.
At the beginning of the season, 10 wins and a BCS bowl berth would have been very ambitious goals for Notre Dame. But two weeks into the season, KC Joyner writes that both of those are well within reach for the Irish.
Replacing high-quality talent is a reality the premier college football programs face every year, and usually they have a potential star waiting for his opportunity. KC Joyner writes about four players who could breakout as full-time starters in 2012.
ESPN Insider KC Joyner writes that adding Peyton Manning wouldn't be the piece to get the Jets over the top. His decline, coupled with the lack of a vertical threat in the offense, would make it a bad move.
KC Joyner writes that the LSU Tigers have the potential to go on a dominant two-year run if they win the national title this season, because of how talented and productive their underclassmen contributors are.