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Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing.

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AFC EAST:

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

Oddsmakers: Patriots the Favorite to win the Super Bowl - Pats Pulpit
Check out the opening lines and prop bets for the NFL Playoffs.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

What Makes a Season Successful? - Gang Green Nation
I think an interesting question is what makes a season a success. Obviously, every team's goal is to win the Super Bowl. But for 31 teams each year, that doesn't happen. So is it possible to have a...

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Tyrod Taylor gives Buffalo Bills time to start developing at QB - Buffalo Rumblings
Tyrod Taylor gives the Bills a direction to lean in at quarterback entering 2016, but the team still needs to start aggressively building a farm system of developing prospects as a long-term contingency plan.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson credits John Harbaugh for his new opportunity - Baltimore Beatdown
The Baltimore Ravens have been a head coaching factory for the last decade and a half. Newly hired Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson credits his time under John Harbaugh for the opportunity he currently has.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Open Letter to RB Fitzgerald Toussaint from a Steelers fan - Behind the Steel Curtain
We here at BTSC are avid Steelers fans who want to send a message out to Fitzgerald Toussaint after his 2016 NFL postseason performance.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Bill Lazor joins Bengals as quarterbacks coach, Jacob Burney hired as defensive line coach - Cincy Jungle
Bill Lazor may not have had the level of success Miami hoped for as an offensive coordinator, but his career as a quarterbacks coach should have Bengals fans excited for what he can do in helping Andy Dalton continue to play at an elite level.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Report: Ray Horton Getting His Interview With Browns After All - Dawgs By Nature
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Cleveland Browns have received permission to interview Ray Horton for their defensive coordinator position this week.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

J.J. Watt, DeAndre Hopkins Selected To 2016 PFWA All-AFC Team - Battle Red Blog
Watt named to All-NFL team and All-AFC team. Nuk makes first trip to All-AFC team.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Mike Mularkey has a 3-year deal with the Titans - Music City Miracles
Whatever.

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

2015 Jaguars roster review: Quarterbacks - Big Cat Country
We're going position by position to break down each group on the Jaguars. Up next? The quarterbacks.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

Colts hire Brian Schottenheimer as quarterbacks coach - Stampede Blue
The Indianapolis Colts today hired Brian Schottenheimer as their quarterbacks coach and Shawn Terlecky as their defensive quality control coach.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Broncos 'kick and scream' - again - to prevail over Steelers - Mile High Report
It was ugly, but it was a win.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

San Diego Chargers Stadium: Looking at the economic potential between Inglewood and San Diego for Dean Spanos - Bolts From The Blue
Let’s take a look at how much different the economic situation is between Los Angeles and San Diego, and determine what Dean Spanos stands to gain in either situation.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Raiders 2015 Rookie Recap - Silver And Black Pride
Headlined by Amari Cooper, Mario Edwards Jr. and Clive Walford, the 2015 draft class looks to be another excellent group of building blocks assembled by general manager Reggie McKenzie.

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Chiefs expected to name Brad Childress as new offensive coordinator - Arrowhead Pride
The Kansas City Chiefs will reportedly name Brad Childress as their new offensive coordinator, per Ian Rapoport. The #KCChiefs are installing Brad Childress as offense coordinator with the...

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Steve Spagnuolo: Why would Doug Pederson and Ben McAdoo fight over him? - Big Blue View
The Giants are reportedly changing several assistant coaches, but defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo does not appear to be one of them. Let's look at why the Giants are keeping him, and why the Eagles apparently hoped to pry him away.

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Eagles, Jim Schwartz reportedly agree to terms for defensive coordinator job - Bleeding Green Nation
It looks like it's happening.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Cowboys 2016 Draft: Quarterback Or Best Player Available? What If They Are The Same? - Blogging The Boys
What the team needs to look for is both.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Hogs Haven Interviews Trent Williams - Hogs Haven
Trent Williams talks to James Dorsett about the Redskins' 2015 season, his performance this year and the team's struggles in the running game

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Mike McCarthy calls out Eddie Lacy over weight issues - Acme Packing Company
According to the Packers' head coach, the oversized running back needs to get in shape this offseason.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Jim Bob Cooter is now the permanent Lions offensive coordinator, because duh - Pride Of Detroit
The Lions officially removed the "interim" tag on Monday, although he's held the position since Lombardi's dismissal.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

What should Ryan Pace have done differently? - Windy City Gridiron
Is Pace really as good as we think he is, or are we all just delighted he's not Emery?

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Former Vikings Head Coaches Find New Jobs - Daily Norseman
A couple of men that formerly called the shots for the Minnesota Vikings have taken new jobs in the NFL.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Saints News, 1/18/16: Time to Start Free Agent Speculating! - Canal Street Chronicles
With the season cooling down and various coaching changes being made, the New Orleans Saints now must start thinking about how to plug the holes in their team. What they do in free agency will depend on what they pinpoint as the issue in their pass D

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Falcons 2015 Roster Review: Julio Jones, world-beater - The Falcoholic
Oh, you Julio.

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Mixed Emotions from a Crazy, Crazy Panthers Playoff Win - Cat Scratch Reader
How are we supposed to feel after Carolina's near epic collapse in beating the Seahawks in the playoffs?

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Buccaneers special teams were a disaster once again - Bucs Nation
This too has been an ongoing issue for years.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Pete Carroll doesn't know what hit him with Chip Kelly - Niners Nation
Pete Carroll hasn't won a game since Chip Kelly joined the NFC West.— Max Olson (@max_olson) January 17, 2016

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Carson Palmer not only one to get playoff monkey off his back - Revenge of the Birds
Bruce Arians also got his first playoff win.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Act Two of Three: Loving the Grind - Field Gulls
Every season is different, and all are worth loving in their own way.

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

2016 NFL Mock Draft: NFL.com's Bucky Brooks Sends FCS QB To Rams In First Round - Turf Show Times
Could the Rams place the fate of their 2016 season in a QB that didn't even plays in the FBS?