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2021 NFL notable offseason transactions and notes – NFC East



Dallas Cowboys

2020 Record: 6-10, 3rd in NFC East

Coaching/Front Office Changes:

Additions:
DC Dan Quinn (former ATL HC)

Subtractions:
DC Mike Nolan

Player Additions:

LB Keanu Neal (from ATL)
OT Ty Nsekhe (from BUF)
DL Carlos Watkins (from HOU)
DT Brent Urban (from CHI)
EDGE Tarell Basham (from NYJ)
S Jayron Kearse (from DET)
S Damontae Kazee (from ATL)

Player Subtractions:

LB Aldon Smith
S Xavier Woods
CB Chidobe Awuzie
FB Jamize Olawale
OT Cameron Erving
LB Joe Thomas
QB Andy Dalton
TE Blake Bell
DL Tyrone Crawford
LB Sean Lee

Draft:

RD (PK) PLAYER SCHOOL POS

1 (12) Micah Parsons Penn State ILB
2 (12) Kelvin Joseph Kentucky CB
3 (11) Osa Odighizuwa UCLA DT
3 (21) Chauncey Golston Iowa DE
3 (36) Nahshon Wright Oregon State CB
4 (10) Jabril Cox LSU ILB
4 (33) Josh Ball Marshall OT
5 (35) Simi Fehoko Stanford WR
6 (8) Quinton Bohanna Kentucky DT
6 (43) Israel Mukuamu South Carolina CB
7 (10) Matt Farniok Nebraska OG

2020 Offensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 17th, Yards/Gm – 14th, Pass Yards/Gm – 8th, Rush Yards/Gm – 17th,
Neutral Pace – 2nd, Total Plays – 2nd, Pass Plays – 2nd, Run Plays – 15th,
Pass EPA – 25th, Rush EPA – 20th, aDOT – 22nd,
Adjusted Line Yards – 12th, Adjusted Sack Rate – 14th, Pressure % – 7th

2020 Defensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 28th, Yards/Gm – 23rd, Pass Yards/Gm – 11th, Rush Yards/Gm – 31st,
Fantasy Points/Gm – 21st, Pass EPA – 20th, Rush EPA – 28th,
Blitz % – 27th, Adjusted Sack Rate – 25th, Pressure % – 18th,
DvP vs. QB FPs/Gm – 18th, DvP vs. RB FPs/Gm – 22nd, DvP vs. WR FPs/Gm – 28th, DvP vs. TE FPs/Gm – 9th

Projected Starting Lineup:

QB: Dak Prescott
RB: Ezekiel Elliott
3RB: Tony Pollard
WR: Amari Cooper
WR: Michael Gallup
SWR: CeeDee Lamb
TE: Blake Jarwin

Notes:

Current projected win total across most books: 9.5

Strength of schedule rank: 6 (Based on opposition current projected win totals). Higher number means easier schedule.

Offense:

Defense:
Cover 3.

New York Giants

2020 Record: 6-10, 2nd in NFC East

Coaching/Front Office Changes:

Player Additions:

WR Kenny Golladay (from DET)
WR John Ross (from CIN)
TE Kyle Rudolph (from MIN)
DT Danny Shelton (from DET)
CB Adoree Jackson (from TEN)
RB Devontae Booker (from LV)
RB Corey Clement (from PHI)
DE Ifeadi Odenigbo (from MIN)
LB Reggie Ragland (from DET)
OL Kenny Wiggins (from DET)
G Zach Fulton (from HOU)
QB Mike Glennon (from JAX)

Player Subtractions:

DT Dalvin Tomlinson
G Kevin Zeitler
WR Golden Tate
LB David Mayo
QB Alex Tanney
WR Cody Core
OLB Kyler Fackrell

Draft:

RD (PK) PLAYER SCHOOL POS

1 (20) Kadarius Toney Florida WR
2 (18) Azeez Ojulari Georgia OLB
3 (7) Aaron Robinson UCF CB
4 (11) Elerson Smith Northern Iowa OLB
6 (12) Gary Brightwell Arizona RB
6 (17) Rodarius Williams Oklahoma State CB

2020 Offensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 31st, Yards/Gm – 31st, Pass Yards/Gm – 29th, Rush Yards/Gm – 19th,
Neutral Pace – 19th, Total Plays – 30th, Pass Plays – 26th, Run Plays – 26th,
Pass EPA – 29th, Rush EPA – 13th, aDOT – 23rd,
Adjusted Line Yards – 16th, Adjusted Sack Rate – 27th, Pressure % – 29th

2020 Defensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 9th, Yards/Gm – 12th, Pass Yards/Gm – 16th, Rush Yards/Gm – 10th,
Fantasy Points/Gm – 15th, Pass EPA – 18th, Rush EPA – 14th,
Blitz % – 21st, Adjusted Sack Rate – 17th, Pressure % – 10th,
DvP vs. QB FPs/Gm – 6th, DvP vs. RB FPs/Gm – 24th, DvP vs. WR FPs/Gm – 11th, DvP vs. TE FPs/Gm – 13th

Projected Starting Lineup:

QB: Daniel Jones
RB: Saquon Barkley
3RB: Saquon Barkley
WR: Kenny Golladay
SWR:: Sterling Shepard
WR: Darius Slayton
TE: Evan Engram

Notes:

Current projected win totals across most books: 7

Strength of schedule rank: 22 (Based on opposition current projected win totals). Higher number means easier schedule.

Offense:
RB Barkley (meniscus/MCL/ACL) may be held out or on a snap count the first few weeks of the regular season, per ESPN’s Jordan Raanan.

Defense:
Cover 3 Zone.

Philadelphia Eagles

2020 Record: 4-11-1, 4th in NFC East

Coaching/Front Office Changes:

Additions:
HC Nick Sirianni (former IND OC)
OC Shane Steichen (former LAC OC)
DC Jonathan Gannon (former IND DB coach)

Subtractions:
HC Doug Pederson
DC Jim Schwartz

Player Additions:

LB Ryan Kerrigan (from WAS)
LB Eric Wilson (from MIN)
S Andrew Adams (from TB)
FS Anthony Harris (from MIN)
QB Joe Flacco (from NYJ)
RB Kerryon Johnson (from DET)

Player Subtractions:

DE Vinny Curry
DT Malik Jackson
WR Alshon Jeffery
TE Zach Ertz
DB Jalen Mills
QB Carson Wentz
WR DeSean Jackson
DB Blake Countess
DT Treyvon Hester
S Rudy Ford
LB Nate Gerry
P Cameron Johnston

Draft:

RD (PK) PLAYER SCHOOL POS

1 (10) DeVonta Smith Alabama WR
2 (5) Landon Dickerson Alabama C
3 (9) Milton Williams Louisiana Tech DT
4 (18) Zech McPhearson Texas Tech CB
5 (6) Kenneth Gainwell Memphis RB
6 (5) Marlon Tuipulotu USC DT
6 (7) Tarron Jackson Coastal Carolina DE
6 (40) JaCoby Stevens LSU S
7 (6) Patrick Johnson Tulane OLB

2020 Offensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 25th, Yards/Gm – 24th, Pass Yards/Gm – 28th, Rush Yards/Gm – 9th,
Neutral Pace – 17th, Total Plays – 15th, Pass Plays – 10th, Run Plays – 23rd,
Pass EPA – 27th, Rush EPA – 17th, aDOT – 4th,
Adjusted Line Yards – 13th, Adjusted Sack Rate – 31st, Pressure % – 12th

2020 Defensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 20th, Yards/Gm – 19th, Pass Yards/Gm – 15th, Rush Yards/Gm – 23rd,
Fantasy Points/Gm – 14th, Pass EPA – 16th, Rush EPA – 16th,
Blitz % – 28th, Adjusted Sack Rate – 4th, Pressure % – 2nd,
DvP vs. QB FPs/Gm – 17th, DvP vs. RB FPs/Gm – 11th, DvP vs. WR FPs/Gm – 25th, DvP vs. TE FPs/Gm – 22nd

Projected Starting Lineup:

QB: Jalen Hurts
RB: Miles Sanders
3RB: Kenneth Gainwell (R)
WR: Jalen Reagor
SWR: DeVonta Smith (R)
WR: Travis Fulgham
TE: Dallas Goedert

Notes:

Current projected win totals across most books: 6.5

Strength of schedule rank: 3 (Based on opposition current projected win totals). Higher number means easier schedule.

Offense:
RB targets may uptick under HC Sirianni.

Defense:
Potential top-3 pass rush.

Washington Football Team

2020 Record: 7-9, 1st in NFC East

Coaching/Front Office Changes:

Additions:
GM Martin Mayhew

Player Additions:

LT Charles Leno (from CHI)
WR Curtis Samuel (from CAR)
WR Adam Humphries (from TEN)
QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (from MIA)
CB William Jackson (from CIN)
LB David Mayo (from NYG)
CB Darryl Roberts (from DET)
T Ereck Flowers (from MIA)

Player Subtractions:

QB Alex Smith
LB Thomas Davis
CB Ronald Darby
WR Robert Foster
CB Fabian Moreau
RT Morgan Moses
OT Geron Christian
OT Morgan Moses

Draft:

RD (PK) PLAYER SCHOOL POS

1 (19) Jamin Davis Kentucky ILB
2 (19) Samuel Cosmi Texas OT
3 (10) Benjamin St-Juste Minnesota CB
3 (19) Dyami Brown North Carolina WR
4 (19) John Bates Boise State TE
5 (19) Darrick Forrest Cincinnati S
6 (41) Camaron Cheeseman Michigan LS
7 (12) William Bradley-King Baylor OLB
7 (19) Shaka Toney Penn State DE
7 (31) Dax Milne BYU WR

2020 Offensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 26th, Yards/Gm – 30th, Pass Yards/Gm – 25th, Rush Yards/Gm – 26th,
Neutral Pace – 14th, Total Plays – 15th, Pass Plays – 9th, Run Plays – 25th,
Pass EPA – 28th, Rush EPA – 7th, aDOT – 32nd,
Adjusted Line Yards – 22nd, Adjusted Sack Rate – 22nd, Pressure % – 31st

2020 Defensive Rankings:
Points/Gm – 4th, Yards/Gm – 2nd, Pass Yards/Gm – 2nd, Rush Yards/Gm – 13th,
Fantasy Points/Gm – 6th, Pass EPA – 4th, Rush EPA – 10th,
Blitz % – 13th, Adjusted Sack Rate – 7th, Pressure % – 8th,
DvP vs. QB FPs/Gm – 5th, DvP vs. RB FPs/Gm – 2nd, DvP vs. WR FPs/Gm – 2nd, DvP vs. TE FPs/Gm – 8th

Projected Starting Lineup:

QB: Ryan Fitzpatrick
RB: Antonio Gibson
3RB: Antonio Gibson
WR: Terry McLaurin
WR: Curtis Samuel
SWR: Adam Humphries
TE: Logan Thomas

Notes:

Current projected win totals across most books: 8

Strength of schedule rank: 28 (Based on opposition current projected win totals). Higher number means easier schedule.

Offense:

Defense:
Cover 3/4.