With the NFL Draft and free agency still to come, it is far too early to predict which teams are going to be trending up and down the NFL power rankings. That doesn’t stop fans from wondering and debating which team’s look promising next year and which ones should be expecting a drop off. Based on some predictions on QB destinations here are my thoughts on a few teams going both ways.
When you end your season at 2-14 and have the first overall pick in the draft, it is hard not to improve. The Colts are going under a major overhaul in their front office, coaching staff, and personnel. While this will lead to some early discomfort I think by the end of the season the Colts will start showing some promise. I like the coaching staff that is being put together. Chuck Pagano will improve the toughness of this team and implement a more diverse defense. Bruce Arians is the perfect buffer to guide the development of Andrew Luck. I think the draft and FA will help improve size and strength of the defense and provide some young talent on offense. I wouldn’t count out a 5-11 season and have some dreamers believe 2013 could bring a postseason run. Read the rest of this entry » «A Way Too Early NFL Stock Report»