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  1. HOF: Dave Robinson's play vs. tight ends

    Kevin Seifert

    Dave Robinson laughs when NFL teams abandon linebacker coverage for tight ends and instead scour the country for big safeties and cornerbacks. Because of all his accomplishments, Robinson might be most proud of the work he did as a speedy linebacker ...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  2. Fantasy hint: Martellus Bennett over Finley?

    Kevin Seifert

    Make sure you watch until the end of this Fantasy Roundtable clip to see how ESPN.com's experts ranked the NFC North's tight ends. I wasn't shocked to see the Minnesota Vikings' Kyle Rudolph the top ranked in this division and No. 7 overall, but I...

    Blog | July 01, 2013
  3. Best tight ends of 2016: Kyle Rudolph

    Kevin Seifert

    In conjunction with its Future Power Rankings, you might have noticed that ESPN.com's Insider group is posting its projected top 10 players at each position in 2016. Obviously it can't include those who haven't entered the league yet, but I was parti...

    Blog | June 26, 2013
  4. Lions: Two intriguing rookie tight ends

    Kevin Seifert

    I didn't attend the Detroit Lions' rookie minicamp, but in my mind's eye, I imagine it would have been difficult to miss two tight ends as big as Michael Williams and Joseph Fauria. Williams, one of the Lions' seventh-round draft choices, is 6-foo...

    Blog | May 13, 2013
  5. BBAO: Future Lions tight ends

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: In our pre-draft Inside Slant podcast, Mike Sando and I agreed it would not be surprising if the Detroit Lions used a draft pick on a tight end. While they are set for the 2013 season with Brandon Pettigrew and To...

    Blog | May 01, 2013
  6. Bears: Another tight end?

    Kevin Seifert

    Let's review the timeline while we have a moment. In January, general manager Phil Emery admits the Chicago Bears need to improve their mid-range passing game, an area often reserved for tight ends. Hours after the free-agent market opens in Ma...

    Blog | April 15, 2013
  7. Blogger Blitz: Tight ends in end zone

    Kevin Seifert

    Three years ago, there was so much excitement about NFC North tight ends that we monitored their progress regularly throughout the season. For different reasons, we've reached a similar point in 2012. I'm sure fans of each NFC North team has had s...

    Blog | September 20, 2012
  8. BBAO: Recalling the Andy Reid model

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Andy Reid was an offensive lineman during his playing career and coached the Green Bay Packers' tight ends and offensive linemen for five years until then-coach Mike Holmgren switched him to quarterbacks. The move wo...

    Blog | February 09, 2012
  9. Packers give Aaron Rodgers a new coach

    Kevin Seifert

    We've had two coaching developments Wednesday afternoon in the NFC North. We'll start with the Green Bay Packers' apparent shift of assistant Ben McAdoo from tight ends coach to quarterbacks coach, a move first reported by Jason La Canfora of NFL.com...

    Blog | February 08, 2012
  10. ESPNChicago.com on Bears tight ends

    Kevin Seifert

    As I make the trek back to NFC North blog headquarters, I invite you to peruse Jeff Dickerson's analysis of the Chicago Bears' tight end position over on ESPNChicago.com. Tight ends were the story of the NFL's divisional playoff round, a developme...

    Blog | January 16, 2012
  11. BBAO: Bears make use of tight ends

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: The Chicago Bears disappointed many of their fans and confused many of the players in their locker room when they traded tight end Greg Olsen just before training camp. But as Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune points...

    Blog | September 13, 2011
  12. Greg Olsen trade: Bears valued scheme*

    Kevin Seifert

    I'm not sure what else to add to our discussion about Thursday's wild events for the Chicago Bears' tight ends. Here is what had happened by the time the music stopped (or at least paused) Thursday evening: Greg Olsen had been traded to the Carol...

    Blog | July 28, 2011
  13. NFC North struggles in ranking of tight ends

    Kevin Seifert

    In compiling my list of the top 10 tight ends in the NFL, I found myself building around the four NFC North tight ends we've spent the better part of two years writing about. I didn't doubt that the Detroit Lions' Brandon Pettigrew would make the fin...

    Blog | March 29, 2011
  14. Power Rankings: Top 10 NFL pass-rushers

    Kevin Seifert

    ESPN.com's NFL writers rank the top 10 pass-rushers in the league today. Next week: Top 10 tight ends. ESPN.com's panel of power rankers had no trouble identifying the best pass-rusher in football. The rest of our Top 10 list? It was easily the mo...

    Blog | March 22, 2011
  15. Power Rankings: Top 10 NFL pass-rushers

    Kevin Seifert

    ESPN.com's NFL writers rank the top 10 pass-rushers in the league today. Next week: Top 10 tight ends. ESPN.com's panel of power rankers had no trouble identifying the best pass-rusher in football. The rest of our Top 10 list? It was easily the mo...

    Blog | March 22, 2011
  16. Power Rankings: Top 10 NFL pass-rushers

    Kevin Seifert

    ESPN.com's NFL writers rank the top 10 pass-rushers in the league today. Next week: Top 10 tight ends. ESPN.com's panel of power rankers had no trouble identifying the best pass-rusher in football. The rest of our Top 10 list? It was easily the mo...

    Blog | March 22, 2011