Caplan, a former ESPN NFL insider, is known in reporting circles for his reports and analysis on transactions, player personnel, injuries, and coaching moves. Prior to joining ESPN in 2013, he worked for various media outlets such as FoxSports.com, Scout.com and was long-time contributor to Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia's coverage of the Eagles. Caplan, who lives in the Philadelphia market, has broken numerous stories on the Eagles since he starting covering the team during the 2000 season from a transactional, coaching, and injury standpoint. And over that time, he has hosted radio shows locally including the highly-rated "Friday Night Football" on 975 The Fanatic with Joe DeCamara from 2013-2015. Currently, Caplan is a host on SiriusXMNFL Radio and SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio in addition to being a regular paid contributor to radio stations in several NFL markets. He has been involved with fantasy sports since 1986.