The NFL Arms Race Continues

NFL teams are moving heaven and earth to acquire quarterbacks and pass rushers. Blockbuster trades are happening multiple times per week. What are the lessons to be learned from the insanity of this free agent period?

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Episode CliffsNotes:

  • The NFL as a 2-part league: part 1, you need a quarterback; part 2, you need to rush the quarterback.
  • AFC West: quarterbacks and pass rushers galore.
  • Davante Adams traded from GB to LV: who won and who lost?
  • Deshaun Watson traded to CLE for a boatload of picks.
  • More teams than ever are willing to go all-in on the present.
  • An examination of compensatory picks through the lens of the Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars.