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NFL training camp: Bats, sod and the Cowboys' search for an early preseason home
Jul 23, 2021
Though they are now a Southern California fixture, the Dallas Cowboys didn't always hold training camp there. Gil Brandt remembers the early search for a preseason home and recounts other wild camp memories.
The inside story behind Aaron Rodgers' freefall at the 2005 NFL Draft
Jan 21, 2021
Everyone knows the story of Aaron Rodgers' long, embarrassing wait in the green room at the 2005 NFL Draft. But did you know the story of how it all went down in the weeks, hours and minutes before the draft even started? Gil Brandt does, and he's here to share it.
Tom Brady, Cam Newton among top QBs to change teams
Jul 10, 2020
After an offseason of quarterback musical chairs, Gil Brandt ranks the top 10 QBs who changed teams in 2020. Will Tom Brady thrive with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers? Is Cam Newton going to revive his career as Brady's replacement with the New England Patriots?
Big Ben, Stafford among those ready to rock after missing time
May 29, 2020
Will a healthy Ben Roethlisberger transform the Steelers into instant playoff contenders? Is Matthew Stafford poised to pick up where he left off last November? Gil Brandt lists 12 players primed to make a major impact after missing time in 2019.
JuJu Smith-Schuster, Tom Brady among locks to play better in 2020
May 20, 2020
Gil Brandt lists seven players who are guaranteed to play better in 2020 than they did in 2019. Will JuJu Smith-Schuster return to form with Big Ben? Is Baker Mayfield going to right the ship? Can Tom Brady keep holding Father Time at bay?
Top undrafted rookie free agents following the 2020 NFL Draft
Apr 25, 2020
The 2020 NFL Draft is officially in the books, with 255 players hearing their names called. But for those who weren't selected, there's still hope to make an NFL roster. Gil Brandt goes position-by-position and ranks the best undrafted rookie free agents in the 2020 class.
Three NFL free agents who should stay and three who should go
Mar 13, 2020
Gil Brandt highlights three free agents who should stick with their current teams -- and three who should leave. Will any organization suit Tom Brady better than the Patriots? Is there any way Teddy Bridgewater returns to the Saints?