The League: Keith McMillan


Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 09/29/2011

In the NFL, hindsight makes all coaches’ calls look like no-brainers

Sometimes bad NFL plays result from calls based on sound concepts, such as Jim Haslett’s third-and-21 blitz.

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Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 09/23/2011

NFL should schedule division rivalries to start and end season

The NFL should open each season with division games in Weeks 1, 2 and 3, and close it with rematches in Weeks 15, 16 and 17. What better way to bookend the season and make every game matter for playoff contention in every division?

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Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 09/14/2011

NFL Week 1: Traction vs. overreaction

It’s always fun to predict Super Bowl matchups and last-place finishers early in the NFL season, and after Week 1, there are plenty of conclusions that can be drawn around the league. But which will hold weight and which are merely one-week aberrations?

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Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 08/30/2011

Ten NFL players I wish I saw play more often

In a 32-team NFL, one can’t always watch and appreciate the players who excel at their craft.

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