Cosell Talks: Pondering Ponder and Dalton
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Cosell Talks: Pondering Ponder and Dalton

During the season, in my role as executive producer of the “NFL Matchup” show, I do not have the luxury of studying one quarterback for three or four consecutive days. But this time of year … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: Re-Examining Roethlisberger
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Cosell Talks: Re-Examining Roethlisberger

It’s interesting how NFL quarterback evaluation and perception work. If you win a Super Bowl early in your career, you are classified a “winner,” and it is left at that, with nothing more needed to … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: Chargers Philip Rivers is NFL’s Toughest Pocket Passer
Greg Cosell, San Diego Chargers

Cosell Talks: Chargers Philip Rivers is NFL’s Toughest Pocket Passer

I’ve written many times about the attributes it takes to play quarterback consistently well in the NFL. Not many possess those traits as completely as Philip Rivers.

Rivers certainly did not have his best season … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: The Perception and Reality of Jay Cutler
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Cosell Talks: The Perception and Reality of Jay Cutler

There is no quarterback in the NFL whose public perception is as far removed from reality as Jay Cutler. Based on my extensive experience, I can say with certainty Cutler is not acknowledged as a … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: Is the Window Really Closing on the Cowboys, Romo?
Dallas Cowboys, Greg Cosell, Inside the Game

Cosell Talks: Is the Window Really Closing on the Cowboys, Romo?

There has been much talk recently about the Dallas Cowboys. The discussion has focused primarily on the notion of whether “the window is closing” for this Cowboys team to compete for (and win) a Super … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: “He’s a Winner”
Greg Cosell, Inside the Game

Cosell Talks: “He’s a Winner”

Recently on my weekly Thursday morning appearance with Ross Tucker on “The Morning Kickoff” on Sirius XM radio, Tucker raised an interesting point on Tom Brady, who is now heading into his 13th season in … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: Sam Bradford / Josh Freeman
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Cosell Talks: Sam Bradford / Josh Freeman

The last couple of weeks, I have written about Matt Ryan, Michael Vick, Matthew Stafford and Cam Newton. This week, I will continue to spotlight the quarterback position, focusing on two young players who detoured … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: Newton & Stafford on the Rise
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Cosell Talks: Newton & Stafford on the Rise

I had a chance last week, as part of a project I am working on this summer, to once again evaluate two quarterbacks who had outstanding seasons in 2011: Matthew Stafford and Cam Newton. I … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: 2012 NFL Draft Post-Mortem 2
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Cosell Talks: 2012 NFL Draft Post-Mortem 2

I had the opportunity last weekend to attend the Philadelphia Eagles’ rookie minicamp. It’s always enjoyable to see college players react to NFL coaching for the first time. If you’re a defensive lineman, I can … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: Michael Vick / Matt Ryan
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Cosell Talks: Michael Vick / Matt Ryan

As spring turns to summer, and then training camps open later in July, two NFC quarterbacks will be under the microscope: the Philadelphia Eagles’ Michael Vick and the Atlanta Falcons’ Matt Ryan.

Vick remains the … MORE ►