With the 2021 NFL Draft just under a month away, PFF's Kevin Cole looks at Oklahoma State WR Tylan Wallace, using Wallace's statistics to compare him to past prospects and pick out the most similar comps.
PFF's Brad Spielberger explains why NFL teams should look past the 2021 NFL season after the first two rounds of the draft and breaks down which teams have specific future needs to address in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Trading away draft picks to move up and select a quarterback who won't start right away is not always a popular decision, but the Pittsburgh Steelers, New England Patriots and the Washington Football team should at least consider it for a talent like Mac Jones or Justin Fields.
PFF’s comprehensive ranking of the top 75 (or so) rookies for 2021 fantasy football heading into the 2021 NFL Draft, including profiles of every player with a focus on predictive metrics and short- and long-term fantasy outlook.
It would cost a treasure trove of draft picks for the Chicago Bears to trade up in the 2021 NFL Draft and select Ohio State QB Justin Fields, but it would be worth every single one of those picks in the long run.
PFF's Timo Riske takes to the consensus big boards to see if they hold any predictive power over the NFL draft. The results are positive for the incoming offensive tackle and wide receiver class, two of the strongest position groups in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Players from the Broncos, Seahawks, Bucs, Lions and "some" from the Patriots will not formally report to their team facilities next week to begin voluntary offseason workouts, according to statements released by the NFLPA.
Twenty women who had filed lawsuits against Deshaun Watson have amended their petitions to disclose their names, while a new lawsuit against the Texans quarterback was filed Wednesday afternoon. Another plaintiff has dropped her lawsuit "for now."
The NFL on Wednesday sent a memo to teams outlining rules for its offseason programs -- rules the league has decided to impose after failing to reach agreement with its players' union on some key aspects.
Attorney Todd Hollis said his client needed 16 stitches and suffered a broken orbital bone, a broken nose and a sprained or broken arm after an alleged assault by Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald and others at an after-hours nightclub.
Between lingering injuries, COVID-19 concerns and an uncertain season, several college football players opted out of the 2020 season. So, how will their decisions affect their NFL draft status? It's across the board.
An ESPN examination of the lawsuits filed against Watson and interviews with six others who massaged him reveal a complex portrait of a man and two groups of women -- one that says he is a menacing sexual predator, another that says he is misunderstood.
A Washington Post interview of attorney Tony Buzbee includes plenty of flavor and context regarding the maneuverings that happened between the lawyers handling the 22 civil cases filed against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson. The interview also has one significant bit of news. Per Will Hobson of the Post, five of Buzbee’s clients have spoken to […]
After the NFL responded to an NFLPA memo, the NFLPA responded to the NFL memo. The NFL now has responded to the NFLPA response. In other words, the sides still are not in agreement on the need for in-person voluntary offseason workouts. The NFL sent a memo to its 32 member clubs Wednesday night, not […]
The NFL released more details Wednesday about plans for offseason workouts. It still isn’t enough to satisfy the NFLPA. Union leaders still are advising players to skip in-person offseason workouts. A day after NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith and president JC Tretter sent a initial memo to all players with their recommendation, they decried the […]
A year after failing to sign Jadeveon Clowney to a lucrative three-year deal, the Browns have inked Clowney to a one-year contract worth up to $10 million. So what are the Browns getting in Clowney? The simple answer is, it depends. The more complicated answer is, well, it depends. The first overall pick in the […]
The total number of lawsuits against Deshaun Watson has returned to 22. With one plaintiff dropping her case without prejudice, reducing the number of plaintiffs to 21, another woman has sued the Texans quarterback for alleged misconduct during a massage. The latest plaintiff, a Houston makeup artist, accuses Watson of sexual assault and harassment during […]
The Buccaneers haven’t lost many players. They began the offseason with 25 free agents and have re-signed 13. Only four have ended up elsewhere, with eight remaining unsigned. One of those four became a Texan on Wednesday. Former Bucs tight end Antony Auclair has signed with Houston. Auclair played eight games for Tampa Bay last […]
Former 49ers defensive back Lynn Thomas has died, the team announced Wednesday. Thomas was 61. The 49ers made Thomas a fifth-round choice in 1981 out of the University of Pittsburgh. He was the last of four defensive backs the 49ers drafted that year, joining Ronnie Lott, Eric Wright and Carlton Williamson. Thomas spent two seasons […]
Linebacker Calvin Munson and cornerback Jamal Perry signed their tenders Wednesday, according to the NFL’s transactions report. Both were exclusive rights free agents. Munson started his career with the Giants in 2017 before moving on to the Patriots the following year. He joined Miami in December 2019 and has played 18 games for the club […]
Chuck Arnold joined the Seahawks as a P.R. intern in 1994. He’ll now serve as the team’s president through at least 2027. The Seahawks announced that Arnold, president of the Seahawks and First & Goal, Inc., has had his contract extended. The deal puts Arnold, G.M. John Schneider (through 2027 draft), and coach Pete Carroll […]
New Tennessee State head coach Eddie George is crediting his Tennessee Titans coach, Jeff Fisher, for convincing him to take his first coaching job. George said that before talking to Fisher about it, he was leaning toward declining the Tennessee State job offer. “I was still very lukewarm on the idea of taking the opportunity. […]
Newly signed Washington Football Team tight end Sammis Reyes took an usual path to the NFL. Reyes came to the United States from Chile at 14, learned English, and played basketball at Tulane before trying his hand at football. He spent a few months learning the game and working out in Florida in hopes of […]
The NFL has instructed teams to arrange vaccination days for their personnel, and the Broncos have set theirs up. Denver has scheduled a vaccination event for April 21 at which the Pfizer vaccine will be available to all players, coaches, staffers and any adult family members who live with them. Second shots will be made […]
The Steelers cut Vince Williams in March. They now are re-signing the linebacker. Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reports that Williams is returning to Pittsburgh, having turned down other offers to remain in town. The Steelers saved $4 million on their salary cap by releasing Williams earlier this offseason. Williams, a 2013 sixth-round draft choice, started […]
The Broncos players released a statement through the NFL Players Association on Wednesday saying that they would not take part in voluntary in-person workouts during the offseason program. Four other teams have released similar statements and all cited a lack of full details from the NFL about the plans for such work this offseason. The […]
Running back Giovani Bernard has been a quality receiving threat out of the backfield since he entered the league in 2012, making 342 receptions for 2,867 yards and 11 touchdowns throughout his career. Even as the Bengals went 4-11-1 last season, Bernard tied for third on the club with 47 catches. After spending eight seasons […]
The Vikings announced the promotion of Andre Patterson assistant head coach. Patterson will continue to coach Minnesota’s defensive line as well as share co-defensive coordinator duties with Adam Zimmer, who also coaches the team’s linebackers. Patterson is a trusted confidant to head coach Mike Zimmer and has provided leadership for the Vikings Social Justice Committee. […]
Jadeveon Clowney has never had double-digit sacks and has never made All-Pro. He did make three Pro Bowls while in Houston, including in 2018 when J.J. Watt also last made the Pro Bowl. Still, Clowney, 28, believes his best is ahead of him. “I’m capable of NFL Defensive Player of the Year,’’ Clowney said, via […]
The Browns didn’t land Jadeveon Clowney as a free agent last season, but he wound up signing with the Titans. Cleveland didn’t miss out on much as Clowney put up 19 tackles and no sacks in eight games before landing on injured reserve with a torn meniscus. Neither the injury nor the lack of production […]
Veteran wide receiver/running back/kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson may be nearing a deal with a new team. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that Patterson is visiting the Falcons. Garafolo adds that the expectation is that Patterson will wind up signing with the NFC South club. Patterson spent the last two seasons with the Bears and […]
The NFL plans to proceed with an offseason program, regardless of whether the NFLPA tells its members to show up. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the league has communicated to all teams the contours of the 2021 offseason program. The NFL believes that the various phases and activities comply with the league’s […]