Silverman: Circle Your Calendars For These 11 Games On NFL ScheduleThe release of the schedule in April is much like the start of spring training in baseball. Every team has hope, and the road map of what it will take to get to the holy land that is the NFL playoffs is clear.
Silverman: Weak Draft? Not If You Look At Top Defensive PlayersThere are certainly questions about this year's QB class, but the rest of it looks quite strong. It is primarily about defensive players.
Silverman: Heading Into Draft, Jets Are Looking Up At The Rest Of AFC EastUnlike the other 31 teams in the NFL, the Patriots are not chasing anyone. New England will undoubtedly be the favorite to rule the AFC East yet again this season, no matter what happens in the upcoming draft.
Silverman: As Draft Nears, Giants' NFC East Foes Have Plenty Of IssuesThe Dallas Cowboys may have been a major story in 2016, but the NFC East heads into this year's draft a complicated division.
Silverman: Mock Draft 1.0 -- Jets Select Clemson's WatsonWith the NFL Draft just over two weeks away, here’s our predictions for the first round, along with a specific look at five key players who have a chance to be impact players during their rookie year.
Silverman: UNC-Gonzaga Joins This Group Of Championship StinkersIt should not matter to North Carolina or its fans, but the championship game performance by the Tar Heels and Gonzaga Bulldogs on Monday night was a classic stinker.
Silverman: Older, Game-Changing Free Agents Remain AvailablePeterson is just one of several older free agents still available who could make a sizable impact for a needy team.
Silverman: It's Time For The Jets To Be Bold And Draft WatsonJosh McCown is merely just a placeholder for the New York Jets. The situation doesn't get much better with Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg.
Silverman: NFL Teams Can Rescue Their Drafts With Later-Round StarsEvery NFL team is hoping to come up with a superstar in the first round of the draft that can help a winning franchise stay on top or help a losing team (like the Jets) reverse their fortune and end their misery.
Silverman: Bettman Getting Ready To Ruin Winter Olympics By Not Allowing NHL Players To ParticipateAfter months of hemming and hawing, Bettman said Tuesday that it’s time to presume that NHL players won’t be participating in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in 2018.
Silverman: New NFL Teams Should Mean New Expectations For SomeWhen looking at NFL free agency, we have a tendency to take the team’s perspective. But it can work out pretty well for the player, too.
Silverman: Jets Need To Stay Away From Cutler Under All CircumstancesDuring his run with the Bears, Cutler seemed to care more about fulfilling the listed requirements of his job instead of doing whatever it takes to win in the NFL.