Andrew Brandt is a regular columnist for Sports Illustrated’s The MMQB as well as a previous contributor to ESPN.com and the founder of The National Football Post. He provides readers perspective, insight, and analysis from his unique vantage point. His columns have become a “must read” for sports industry executives and fans alike. Brandt is also a regular columnist for the Huffington Post, Forbes, and the Sports Business Journal.

Sports Illustrated’s The MMQB

Latest Work
No One Makes Friends in NFL Negotiations
The Grass Is Looking Greener
After the Failed Stadium Vote, What Now for the Chargers?
A Deadline But No Headlines
The Chain of Responsibility in the Josh Brown Debacle
Vegas, Maybe!
Talent Means More Tolerance
Should the NFL Be Worried About Ratings?
The CBA at Halfway, Part II
The CBA at Halfway, Part I
Trumping the 24-Hour News Cycle
How Quickly Things Change
Rodgers on Roger
More Money, More Problems
Will Bosa Budge?
Up Close with Brett Favre
For Fitzpatrick, Miller and the Rest, It’s Back to Business
An Inside Look at How Andrew Luck Got Paid
Deal and No Deal
Do the Ads Ruin This Photo Sequence?
The Coaching Squeeze
Brady and ‘Bullies,’ and an Ongoing Lack of Trust
Overcoming the Fear and Loathing of Las Vegas
For Rookies, The New Deal

Highlights from the Archive
The Illusions of NFL Money: The truth behind free agency valuations
Tales From the NFL Negotiations Table: A trio of negotiating twists
Inside the War Room: Where NFL careers kick off


ESPN.com Archive

NFL News in Context
Tragedy Brings New Concerns to Forefront
Concussion Story Isn’t Going Away
The NFL’s Concussion Conundrum
Is Bounty Scandal Far From Finished?
Goodell is Face of NFL Criticism
Ruling a Blow to Goodell’s Power
Referee Pensions and Holdout Fallout
League, Refs Union Go Down to the Wire
What to Know About Vilma Hearing
Power at the Core of Franchising Issue
NFL Bracing for Concussion Lawsuit
Why Goodell, Smith Remain at Odds
Many Layers to NFLPA Collusion Case
Why Redskins, Cowboys Appeal was Denied
Sizing up Vilma’s Lawsuit against Goodell
Penalties Send Strong Signal
Cousins Pick a Head-Scratcher

Behind the Scenes of the NFL
An Agent’s Life isn’t All Glamour
GM Works Best as a Solo Gig
Tyron Smith’s Plight Shows Difficulties of Managing Family
Why is the NFL Trade Deadline Dull
A Memorable Rivalry
Five Truths About Training Camp
Tales from the War Room

Contract Insight
Payton’s Contract Situation Raises Questions
Breaking Down Justin Blackmon’s Deal
Breaking Down Ryan Tannehill’s Deal
Breaking Down Drew Brees’ Deal
Complaining Players Late to Party
The World of Contract Negotiations
Rookies Sacrificed in New CBA
Restricted FA on Verge of Extinction
Nothing Simple about RB Negotiations
Assessing Peyton Manning’s Deal
Analyzing Mario Williams’ Big Deal
Finances Sealed Manning’s Fate

Inside the NBA
Would Decertification Kill Current Contracts
The Big Deal over BRI
Things Not so Bleak for Upcoming Season
Playing Overseas: Will it Work?
What Owners, Players Want in New CBA

The National Football Post

Highlights from the Archive
$uper Bowl Fact$ and Figure$ | Breaking down the Big Game's bucks
Combine Confidential | The biggest job interview in a prospect's career
The Pro Bowl Problem | All-Star pros and cons


Contributing Work:

Forbes.com Archive

The Huffington Post Archive