Tagged: ‘Drew brees’

What Jameis Winston needs to improve on to be great
July 1st, 2017 at 7:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images Jameis Winston isn't a great quarterback yet, but the consensus is that that's just a matter of time. That consensus holds for ESPN's NFC South reporters, too, as they answered the question of whether Winston will be the next...

The Saints just can’t get over the hump
June 29th, 2017 at 6:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports The New Orleans Saints have been trying to lean on Drew Brees for about a decade. The result has been a Super Bowlâ??and a whole lot of nothing the past three seasonsâ??mostly because they can't put together even a remotely...

Buccaneers have one of the toughest schedules of 2017
June 23rd, 2017 at 9:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports There's a lot of optimism surrounding the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but also a lot of skepticism. Most of that skepticism comes from the analytics community, whose statistical models don't look particularly favorable on the Bucs. There...

Looking at the coming waves of quarterback deals
June 22nd, 2017 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** When it comes to quarterback contracts, the player's circumstances tend to have much more relevance to the final numbers than the broader market at the position. On Thursday, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr combined his status as a second-round pick entering the fourth and final year of his contract along with...

Jameis Winston threw 32 ‘interceptable passes’ last year
June 19th, 2017 at 9:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Jameis Winston has an interception problem. That's not surprising: he's had that his entire career starting in college, and it's partly a result of his risky playing styleâ??the same playing style that results in a lot of highs, too. ...