To celebrate the release of the final version of PFF's 2021 NFL Draft Guide, we decided to share the biggest strength and weakness for every top prospect in the class. Here is what the very best in this draft class has to offer.
With the 2021 NFL Draft just over a month away, PFF's Kevin Cole looks at North Carolina RB Michael Carter, using Carter's statistics to compare him to past prospects and pick out the most similar comps.
With the 2021 NFL Draft just over a month away, PFF's Kevin Cole looks at North Carolina RB Javonte Williams, using Williams' statistics to compare him to past prospects and pick out the most similar comps.
Yesterday we looked at how teams have allocated their draft capital toward different positions, so today we want to proceed by investigating which NFL teams have hit on their draft picks at every position.
With the 2021 NFL Draft just over a month away, PFF's Kevin Cole looks at South Dakota State WR Cade Johnson, using Johnson's statistics to compare him to past prospects and pick out the most similar comps.
With the 2021 NFL Draft just over a month away, PFF's Kevin Cole looks at Virginia Tech RB Khalil Herbert, using Herbert's statistics to compare him to past prospects and pick out the most similar comps.
PFF lead draft analyst Mike Renner hands out some superlatives for the 2021 wide receiver class, including best contested-catch specialist, best slot receiver, Best route-runner, freakiest athlete and safest hands.
Deshaun Watson's lawyer said Friday there were some "consensual encounters" between the Texans quarterback and some of the women who have filed lawsuits against him, but he said Watson never engaged in any acts that were not "mutually desired."
If the aftermath of the news that the Houston Chronicle has parted ways with NFL reporters Aaron Wilson over comments he made on a Boston radio station regarding the Deshaun Watson situation, Wilson has issued a statement via social media. “I made a mistake that I fully understand and own when I did not choose […]
Former NFL wide receiver Taylor Gabriel is calling it a career. “Retired,” Gabriel wrote to accompany an Instagram picture of him lounging in his pool. “Undrafted Free Agent Tryout #7Years. Thanks to all my fans and supporters love y’all.” Gabriel was a free agent who said last year that he decided not to play because […]
Wrestlemania 37 has arrived. You can see all of the two-night event on Peacock. Forget about pay-per-view charges or other out-of-pocket costs. Sign up for Peacock and see both nights of Wrestlemania, for only $4.99 per month. There’s also a free seven-day trial. So you can sign up, watch Wrestlemania 37, and then decide within […]
Last year, the NFL acknowledged that the one-helmet rule could change in 2021. It still could. Per a league spokesperson, there has been no resolution yet regarding the possibility that teams could be permitted to allow players to use more than one helmet during the course of a given season. That would give teams the […]
On Friday, attorney Rusty Hardin held his first press conference in connection with the Deshaun Watson cases. Hardin, at the outset of the press conference, acknowledged that he considered having Watson present. “We toyed with the idea of having him here today,” Hardin said. “So I indicated to some people he might be, and we […]
Earlier this week, former NFL defensive back Phillip Adams shot and killed five people before killing himself. Adams’ father said that “football messed him up.” Scientists will take a closer look at that specific question. Via the Associated Press, the brain of Phillip Adams will be tested for Chronic Traumatic Encephelopathy, a degenerative condition that […]
The Deshaun Watson controversy has resulted in someone losing his job, and it wasn’t Deshaun Watson. Diana Moskovitz and Kalyn Kahler of Defector.com report that Aaron Wilson no longer works for the Houston Chronicle due to comments made last month regarding the situation on WEEI radio in Boston. Wilson, in an interview that remains available […]
In overtime of a playoff loss in January of 2020, Bills lineman Cody Ford was hit with a huge penalty for an illegal blindside block that knocked Buffalo out of field goal range. At the time, rules experts said it was a bad call, but the NFL insisted it was the correct call, even fining […]
Titans running back Derrick Henry wore the No. 2 jersey at Alabama and during the preseason of his rookie year, so he might be a player who would appreciate the new NFL rule proposal that would let running backs wear single-digit numbers. But Henry has a higher priority. Henry called for a return to throwbacks, […]
During his first press conference on behalf of Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, attorney Rusty Hardin made a significant admission. Hardin acknowledged that some of the massages Watson arranged eventually became consensual sexual encounters. On Friday night, attorney Tony Buzbee, representative of the 22 women suing Watson in civil court, responded on social media. “I respect […]
Whether he retires, makes off-day trips to Los Angeles during the season, or loads up with show tapings before training camp and during the bye week, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers may soon have a decision to make. Based on his performance through five episodes as the guest-host of Jeopardy!, Rodgers could indeed end up being […]
For the NFLPA, in-season work stoppages don’t work, because no players want to lose game checks. An offseason boycott also may not work, because veterans players won’t want to risk losing the ability to earn game checks. Although union leadership reportedly is recommending a boycott of on-field offseason workouts, there’s a good chance the boycott […]
The NFL Players Association continues to push back against the NFL’s desire for in-person workouts this spring. The union wants an all-virtual offseason, arguing it is the smartest and safest approach. NFLPA President JC Tretter told players on a call Friday the union will urge players not to show up if teams conduct in-person organized […]
The Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed to WDAF-TV that it is reviewing the crash involving former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid for charges. The review began this week, and the prosecutor’s office does not have a timetable for completion, per WDAF. A few days before Super Bowl LV, a 5-year-old girl was badly injured when […]
News came March 18 that Jaguars left tackle Cam Robinson would sign his franchise tag, but it didn’t become official until Friday. Robinson finally has signed the tender, according to the NFL’s transactions report Friday. It gives the Jaguars until July 15 to sign Robinson to a long-term deal or he will play this season […]
Safety Karl Joseph is officially back with the Raiders. Joseph spent four years with the team before leaving for Cleveland as a free agent last year. Joseph was back for a visit with the team this week, however, and they announced his signing on Friday afternoon. The Raiders picked Joseph in the first round of […]
The Texans drafted Lonnie Johnson in the second round in 2019 to play corner. He moved to safety full time last season. New defensive coordinator Lovie Smith expects to keep Johnson at safety. “Lonnie has position flexibility,” Smith said during his introductory press conference, via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. “You’re going to hear […]
Cornerback Nate Hairston appeared on Thursday’s transaction wire because the Broncos released him and he was back on it Friday. Mike Klis of KUSA reported that Hairston’s release was a “procedural move” rather than one made because they wanted to be rid of the cornerback. That was proven correct because Hairston has re-signed with the […]
Patrick Peterson, a cornerback who was chosen to eight Pro Bowls over a 10-year career in Arizona, left the Cardinals this offseason. Malcolm Butler, a cornerback who’s had plenty of success in the NFL himself, arrived. But Butler doesn’t want to be viewed as Peterson’s replacement. “Not too many people can replace a Patrick Peterson,” […]
The Patriots waived offensive guard Ross Reynolds on Friday, according to the NFL’s transactions report. Reynolds, 25, has never appeared in an NFL regular-season game. The Patriots activated him from the practice squad for Week 17 in 2020, but he did not play a down. Reynolds entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent out […]