Sizing Up The Competition: On the Strength of their Backs?

The average NFL running back is approximately 70.59 inches tall (roughly 5'10 1/2") and weighs about 212.90 pounds.

The Golden Ticket to Victory

The Jaguars are on the smooth train to Minnesota and there’s only one stop left but will this be their last? Jacksonville faces the one and only Tom Brady and the Patriots tomorrow to decide who will be advancing to Super Bowl LII. What is The Golden Ticket to Victory?

FPC Vikings Predicts NFC Championship Game

Jan 14, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings quarterback Case Keenum (7) celebrates a touchdown against the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Divisional Playoff football game at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
This is an NFC Conference Championship matchup that could easily have been predicted two months ago. The Eagles and Vikings were the NFC's elite for the better part of 2017. What is more surprising is the duel of quarterbacks. Absolutely no one could have...

Patriots-Jaguars Preview: Five Key Match-Ups

The New England Patriots rolled through the Tennessee Titans on Saturday night in the AFC Divisional Playoff round. After Tennessee went ahead 7-0, the Patriots scored five unanswered touchdowns to leap out to a 35-7 lead before allowing a garbage time touchdown to make...

2018 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl: 5 Stories to Watch in Saturday’s NFL Draft Prospect Game

NFLPA Collegiate Bowl 2018 features Kenny Hill and more
If you want to take your NFL mock drafts deep or you really want to see a bunch of pure football players competing for a chance to live their dreams and fill their tummies then you won't want to miss the 2018 NFLPA Collegiate...

Eagles Vs Vikings: Full Breakdown and Predictions

Overview The Philadelphia Eagles come into this matchup again as a home team underdog for the second straight week. On the other hand, the Minnesota Vikings entered the week after a thrilling 29-24 victory over the Saints. The Vikings were leading 17-0 at halftime but...

Vikings @ Eagles: Who Has The Edge?

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 15: Center John Sullivan #65 of the Minnesota Vikings prepares to snap the ball to Matt Cassel #16 during a game against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 15, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)
The Vikings head to Philadelphia to take on the Eagles Sunday night with a spot in the Super Bowl on the line. With a win, the Vikings would be the first team to ever play a Super Bowl in their home stadium.

Will Sacksonville Take Down The Iron Curtain?

The last time the Jaguars and the Steelers met was during the regular season where Ben Roethlisberger threw five interceptions and the Jaguars were able to steal the game. Tomorrow, both teams meet again and one will advance to the AFC championship game. Will Sacksonville be able to take down The Iron Curtain?

FPC Vikings Predicts Saints @ Vikings

Sep 11, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive lineman Everson Griffen (97) sacks New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) in the third quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
The Saints and Vikings will battle in the final game of the Division Round slate Sunday afternoon. It is arguably the most anticipated game of the NFL postseason to date: Two top-ten scoring offenses against two top-ten scoring defenses. The Full Press Vikings staff makes...

Patriots-Titans Preview: Five Key Match-Ups

The New England Patriots spent Wild Card weekend on the couch for the eighth straight year. This season marks the eighth straight year that the Patriots will host a Divisional Playoff game, adding to their NFL record. The Patriots will face off against the...

Divisional Round Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars defense at Pittsburgh Steelers offense

o Brown (84) celebrates a touchdown against the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth quarter at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
The matchup in which everyone is watching for on Sunday will be the Jacksonville Jaguars defense taking on the Pittsburgh Steelers offense. It is the best defense in the league against an offense that is the best in name value. When it is has...

Divisional Round Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars offense at Pittsburgh Steelers defense

Dec 25, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward (97) prior to the game against the Houston Texans at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports
The Jacksonville Jaguars will head to Heinz Field on Sunday to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers for the second time this season. For the first time, Blake Bortles completed just eight passes, but his team won by 21 points. Can this happen again? In short?...

Where Will the Vikings’ Offense Lean on Sunday?

Dec 31, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) against the Chicago Bears at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
The Vikings' offense has evolved drastically from the start of the 2017 season. From Case Keenum's rise to power following Sam Bradford's short tenure as starting quarterback, to Latavius Murray and Jerick McKinnon's entrance to the fold to fill the void left by Dalvin...

Full Press Steelers Podcast: Divisional Round Preview

Dec 17, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) warms up before playing the New England Patriots at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
Welcome to the first episode of the Pittsburgh Steelers Full Press Coverage Podcast! We will break down the Pittsburgh Steelers from a different point of view than the mass media will give you. We dig deep into the X' and O's of each game. Full...

Interview with Jaguars writer Mia Kologranic

Jan 7, 2018; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Dede Westbrook (12) runs with the ball as Buffalo Bills defensive back Leonard Johnson (24) defends during the second quarter of the AFC Wild Card playoff football game at Everbank Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
To help preview the Pittsburgh Steelers Divisional Round matchup with the Jacksonville Jaguars, we call on Jacksonville Jaguars writer Mia Kologranic. She delivers insight from the team she follows, regarding questions pertaining to your Pittsburgh Steelers. 1. The Jaguars wide receivers are one of the...

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Should The Vikings Go After Richie Incognito?

Richie Incognito becomes the latest NFL veteran free agent to hit the market. With connections to the Vikings coaching staff, should they take a look at signing him?
Nov 12, 2017; Landover, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen (19) catches a ball as Washington Redskins cornerback Bashaud Breeland (26) defends at FedEx Field. Minnesota Vikings defeated Washington Redskins 38-30. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Is Bashaud Breeland A Good Fit With The Colts?

Recently, many have been heavily linking former Redskins' cornerback Bashaud Breeland to the Colts. The Cardinals and Colts were the teams in line to sign Breeland. After Arizona traded for Browns' corner Jamar Taylor, their interest in Breeland waned. The Colts are now the favorites to sign the cornerback.
Kenny Vaccaro: A Perfect Fit for Jets?

Kenny Vaccaro: A Perfect Fit for Jets?

The Jets are scheduled to work out former Saints safety and free agent Kenny Vaccaro this week. The 15th overall selection in 2013 has...
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FPC Vikings Roundtable: Evaluating the Offseason

By most indications, the Vikings came out of the offseason pretty much as they envisioned. They made some splashes in free agency, found some...

Lions must let running back battle play itself out

The Lions made a serious commitment to improving what was the 32nd-ranked rushing attack in 2017 (76.3 yards per game) through both the draft...