PFF’s NFL Team of the Week and player awards from Week 7 of the 2021 NFL season. Las Vegas Raiders QB Derek Carr leads the way at quarterback, while Los Angeles Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey headlines on defense.
Breaking down fantasy football Week 8 waiver wire targets for all league sizes and scoring types, including Philadelphia Eagles running back Kenneth Gainwell and Green Bay Packers wide receiver Allen Lazard.
PFF presents some early waiver wire targets as well as the biggest risers and fallers from NFL Week 7, including Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Rashod Bateman and Cincinnati Bengals tight end C.J. Uzomah.
Breaking down the highest-graded Power Five and Group of Five players at every position through Week 8 of the 2021 college football season, including Oklahoma quarterback Caleb Williams and Michigan edge defender Aidan Hutchinson.
The Detroit Lions played aggressively early, converting an onside kick, two fake punts and two fourth downs before the Los Angeles Rams had even possessed the ball. The Rams proved to be the better team in the end, though, with quarterback Matthew Stafford defeating his former team 28-19.
On the heels of Sunday night's 30-18 loss to the Colts that dropped the 49ers to 2-4, Kyle Shanahan was asked if Jimmy Garoppolo would start again next week against the Bears. "I would guess so," the Niners coach replied.
Rams QB Matthew Stafford expressed relief on Sunday that he can finally put the reunion with his former Lions team behind him. "Am I happy it's over with? Yeah," said Stafford, who also recorded his 300th career TD pass in the win over Detroit.
Deshaun Watson is now willing to consider multiple options -- not solely the Dolphins -- for a new team in potential trade talks, and the Panthers have emerged as a potential destination, according to sources.
The NFL announced that replay official Carl Madsen died on Sunday at the age of 71. Madsen died on his way home after working the Week Seven game between the Titans and Chiefs. He had spent the last 12 years as a replay official and had previously spent 12 years as an on-field official. “Carl […]
The Dolphins are adding a safety to the roster on Monday. Marcel Louis-Jacques of ESPN.com reports that the team is signing Sheldrick Redwine off of the Panthers’ practice squad. It’s a return to South Florida for Redwine as he grew up in the city and attended college at the University of Miami. Redwine was a […]
If the seven Bowlen siblings can’t come to an agreement that results in some of them buying out the rest of them (and there’s currently no reason to think they will), the team will be sold in 2022. So who would buy the Broncos? Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has been identified as a potential suitor. […]
Word of the Panthers’ interest in trading for Deshaun Watson shared space in the headlines with Sam Darnold‘s benching on Sunday, so it was no surprise that their head coach Matt Rhule fielded questions about quarterbacks at his Monday press conference. Rhule reiterated that the Panthers plan to start Darnold in Week Eight and acknowledged […]
Though quarterback Baker Mayfield was not at practice on Monday, there’s still a chance he could play in Cleveland’s Week Eight matchup against the Steelers. Head coach Kevin Stefanski told reporters after practice that Mayfield is feeling better and has not been ruled out this week. But Stefanski is unsure if Mayfield will be able […]
Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski suffered broken ribs during a Week Three loss to the Rams. He has missed four games. Will he be back for Sunday’s showdown at New Orleans? “I would hope that Gronk could be ready to go,” coach Bruce Arians told reporters on Monday. The Bucs haven’t lost any of the […]
Jaguars wide receiver DJ Chark went on injured reserve when he fractured his ankle in Week Four against the Bengals and he won’t be coming off the list this yer. It looked like a bad injury when he was carted off the field and Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer told reporters on Monday that Chark […]
Bears coach Matt Nagy has tested positive for COVID-19. Nagy confirmed today that he has the virus and will work remotely. Nagy, who is fully vaccinated, said he is feeling good. The Bears also currently have four players on the COVID-19 reserve list, which will certainly raise questions about whether the Bears need to take […]
Browns running back Nick Chubb has missed the last two games with a calf injury, but he took a step back toward the lineup on Monday. Chubb took part in the portion of practice open to the media as the Browns got back to work after last Thursday’s 17-14 win over the Broncos. The Browns […]
In one particular statistical category, Bears quarterback Justin Fields is separating himself from the pack this season. Unfortunately, it’s a stat Fields would prefer not to lead the league in: Times sacked. Fields has been sacked 22 times, the most of any quarterback in the NFL this season, even though he’s 30th in the NFL […]
At the end of his post-game press conference. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers made an impromptu, post-hoc amendment to the team’s official injury report. He had a back issue on Sunday morning, which required immediate treatment on Sunday morning to allow him to play. “I do have to give a big shout out to [Packers Coordinator […]
Even though they’ve sustained a rash of injuries in 2021, the Ravens are 5-2 at their bye. But they’ll have to address another concern along their offensive line when preparing for the Vikings in Week Nine. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, right tackle Patrick Mekari suffered a high-ankle sprain during Baltimore’s loss to Cincinnati […]
Quarterback Zach Wilson wasn’t the only Jets player to suffer an injury on Sunday. But this defensive player won’t be out for only a few weeks. Per Adam Schefter of ESPN, linebacker Jamien Sherwood has torn his Achilles and is out for the rest of the season. Sherwood was a fifth-round pick in this year’s […]
Last year, the Patriots went to L.A. and dismantled the Chargers and rookie quarterback Justin Herbert, 45-0. As the Patriots prepare to return to SoFi Stadium to face the Chargers and Herbert again, New England coach Bill Belichick has high praise for Herbert. “He’s really good,” Belichick told reporters on Monday. “I thought he was […]
The Dolphins lost to the Falcons on a last-second field goal on Sunday. But it appears they won’t have to find a replacement for one of their starting linebackers. Per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Jerome Baker is not believed to have suffered a major knee injury on Sunday. Baker had been on the field […]
In August, Bengals rookie receiver Ja'Marr Chase had trouble catching passes. He has had no such troubles in September or October. Chase, through seven games, has generated 754 receiving yards. That’s the most by any player in that same period of time. Ranking second is Harlon Hill, who had 685 receiving yards through seven games […]
After lingering at the bottom of the AFC North for the last few years, the Bengals have now put the rest of the league on notice. With Sunday’s 41-17 victory over Baltimore, Cincinnati is 5-2 and 2-0 record against its divisional opponents — with both wins coming on the road. The Bengals beat the Steelers […]
The Patriots put cornerback Jonathan Jones on injured reserve last week and he won’t be coming back to the active roster this season. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Jones is having surgery on his injured shoulder on Monday. He will miss the rest of the year as a result of the injury. Jones […]
The Packers will be without their defensive coordinator in Thursday night’s big showdown with the Cardinals. Green Bay defensive coordinator Joe Barry has tested positive for COVID-19, according to NFL Network. That means Barry will be in isolation at least through Thursday night’s game, although he will still take part in virtual game planning. The […]
The Raiders were on a two-game losing streak when Jon Gruden resigned as their head coach, but his departure has not been cause for continued struggles in Las Vegas. Interim head coach Rich Bisaccia improved to 2-0 with Sunday’s 33-22 win over the Eagles and quarterback Derek Carr has been a big reason why the […]