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C.J. Stroud remains in an elite situation with the Houston Texans after free agency and the 2024 NFL Draft.

By Nick Akridge May 8, 2024 8:30 am EDT

The 2024 NFL Draft features a sizable late-round quarterback group, all of whom have weaknesses to work on.

By Nick Akridge Apr 24, 2024 7:45 am EDT

Six quarterbacks have a shot at going in the first round of the 2024 NFL Draft, and they each have questions to answer.

By Nick Akridge Apr 23, 2024 9:15 am EDT

We break down Washington quarterback Michael Penix Jr.'s strengths and weaknesses in this 2024 NFL Draft scouting report.

By Nick Akridge Apr 17, 2024 9:10 am EDT

We break down Oregon quarterback Bo Nix's strengths and weaknesses in this 2024 NFL Draft scouting report.

By Nick Akridge Apr 9, 2024 5:30 am EDT

We break down Michigan quarterback J.J. McCarthy's strengths and weaknesses in this 2024 NFL Draft scouting report.

By Nick Akridge Mar 19, 2024 7:30 am EDT

We break down LSU quarterback Jayden Daniels' strengths and weaknesses in this 2024 NFL Draft scouting report.

By Nick Akridge Mar 6, 2024 5:30 am EST

We break down USC QB Caleb Williams' strengths and weaknesses in this 2024 NFL Draft scouting report.

By Nick Akridge Feb 12, 2024 3:53 pm EST

Nick Akridge breaks down UNC QB Drake Maye's strengths and weaknesses in this 2024 NFL Draft scouting report.

By Nick Akridge Jan 30, 2024 5:15 am EST

Sam Howell is on pace for 90-plus sacks, which would shatter the single-season NFL record of 76 set by former Houston Texans quarterback David Carr in 2002.

By Nick Akridge Oct 20, 2023 9:48 am EDT

After allowing 40 points to a previously winless Chicago Bears team, the Washington Commanders have problems to fix on defense.

By Nick Akridge Oct 13, 2023 10:03 am EDT Washington Commanders

After three weeks of the NFL season and almost 10 quarters of extremely troublesome offensive play, it looks like everything is wrong with the New York Giants offense. 

By Nick Akridge Sep 26, 2023 10:33 am EDT New York Giants

It’s time to give Kirk Cousins some credit and less blame. He’s been able to consistently perform as an upper-echelon quarterback over the last couple of seasons despite getting pummeled every single week.

By Nick Akridge Sep 20, 2023 7:15 am EDT Minnesota Vikings

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is a master at releasing the ball at the last second yet still avoiding sacks.

By Nick Akridge Sep 16, 2023 5:15 am EDT

New Washington Commanders starting quarterback Sam Howell put together a promising 2023 preseason, albeit with room for improvement.

By Nick Akridge Sep 8, 2023 2:24 pm EDT

The seventh-round draft pick in 2020 is now one of the NFL's best safeties, leading a formidable Washington defense.

By Nick Akridge Aug 21, 2023 6:57 am EDT

Trevor Lawrence is primed to shine in 2023 after ending the 2022 campaign on a tear.

By Nick Akridge Jul 31, 2023 9:45 am EDT

If Pickett and the Steelers offense want to make the jump, it will come down to him playing with more anticipation in the pocket. He clearly has a good rapport with his receivers, and now it’s about trusting that offensive line to give him the time he needs to make throws on schedule.

By Nick Akridge Jul 13, 2023 10:00 am EDT Pittsburgh Steelers

With so much change at the quarterback position this year, it's easy to forget about the players who will be hoping to build on their performances last year with the same team. And one of the most intriguing quarterbacks in that category is the Atlanta Falcons' second-year man, Desmond Ridder.

By Nick Akridge Jun 27, 2023 5:30 am EDT

While the odds aren't great for a Day 3 quarterback to become a high-end starter, Sam Howell is in a unique situation to become something special for the Washington Commanders.

By Nick Akridge Jun 5, 2023 7:30 am EDT

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