The New Orleans Saints went all-in on building around Drew Brees in 2020, but now they face an offseason surrounded with questions as to what the future looks like and how they navigate the most tenuous cap situation in the NFL.
We’ve seen Rodgers look mortal once this season when he threw for just 160 yards and tossed a pair of interceptions against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers back in Week 6. Otherwise, this has truly been the best version of Rodgers that we’ve ever seen.
Javonte Williams, was absolutely terrific in 2020, averaging over 7.0 yards per carry and 4.59 yards after contact per carry for the North Carolina Tar Heels. He projects well to the NFL level, making him an intriguing prospect ahead of the 2021 NFL Draft.
PFF's Seth Galina mocks the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft, sending QB Trevor Lawrence to Jacksonville, WR Ja'Marr Chase to Philadelphia and WR Devonta Smith to Miami. The 49ers also get their QB of the future in BYU's Zach Wilson at Pick No. 12.
Brees and the New Orleans Saints offense was stifled the whole night, with Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense doing just enough to come into the Superdome and add to another disappointing playoff decade for the home team.
PFF's Nathan Jahnke breaks down the Sunday slate of the divisional round of the NFL playoffs with a look ahead to the AFC and NFC conference championships and fantasy football roles for the 2021 season.
Now that the Saints have been eliminated from the NFL postseason, the Lions are expected to hire New Orleans assistant head coach/tight ends coach Dan Campbell as their next head coach, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
The Saints have had a great run over the last four years. At least in the regular season. But the contrast between the Saints’ regular-season success and their postseason lack of success has been noteworthy: The Saints have won 49 regular-season games in the last four years, the most wins in a four-year span by […]
During the third quarter of the Chiefs’ divisional-round win over the Browns, wide receiver Tyreek Hill was shown on the CBS broadcast shoving his position coach, Greg Lewis. CBS replayed the moment again after the commercial break, but then displayed Hill and Lewis laughing together shortly after. On Monday, head coach Andy Reid said the […]
Eric Bieniemy’s interview for the Texans head coaching job has drawn a lot of attention because of Deshaun Watson‘s displeasure with the organization’s initial reluctance to speak with him, but the Chiefs offensive coordinator is not the only person speaking with the team on Monday. Per multiple reports, Ravens assistant head coach and wide receivers […]
When Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes left Sunday’s game, the team said he was being evaluated for a concussion and then said that he’d been ruled out for the rest of the game. Head coach Andy Reid didn’t say Mahomes had a concussion when giving a brief update on the quarterback’s condition after the win over […]
Arthur Smith has not said if he will continue to call offensive plays as the Falcons head coach, but the team will be hiring an offensive coordinator either way. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that they have interviewed Panthers wide receivers coach Frisman Jackson for that position. Jackson came from Baylor with Panthers head […]
The 49ers announced a pair of previously reported promotions on Monday. DeMeco Ryans will move from inside linebackers coach to defensive coordinator and Mike McDaniel will go from offensive run game coordinator to offensive coordinator. Ryans replaces Robert Saleh, who was hired as the head coach of the Jets late last week. He has spent […]
Washington defensive end Chase Young is widely regarded as the defensive rookie of the year for the 2020 NFL season. But Tampa Bay coach Bruce Arians does not agree with that selection. Arians said after the Buccaneers beat the Saints that Antoine Winfield Jr., the Bucs’ second-round defensive back, is a more worthy choice. Arians […]
Last week, both ESPN and the Orange County Register reported that Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll had emerged as the favorite to become the next coach of the Chargers. That was, we now know, not the case. The Chargers have hired former Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, […]
Buccaneers wide receiver Antonio Brown only played 29 snaps in Sunday’s win over the Saints and his ability to play any snaps in the NFC Championship Game will depend on how a visit with doctors goes on Monday. Head coach Bruce Arians told reporters that Brown is having an MRI on his knee. Arians expects […]
The Bears are beginning to look at candidates to replace defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano, who retired after two years with the franchise earlier this month. Kevin Fishbain of TheAthletic.com reports the Bears have put in a request with the Colts to interview defensive backs coach Jonathan Gannon. He’s been with Indianapolis since 2018, arriving with […]
New Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer knew his team had the first overall pick in the draft when he took the job and now he knows where the team’s second first-round pick will fall. Jacksonville acquired the Rams’ 2021 first-rounder as part of the deal for cornerback Jalen Ramsey in October 2019 and it will […]
The Jaguars are continuing to remake their front office with a coach-centric approach under Urban Meyer. Jacksonville has parted ways with special assistant to the General Manager John Idzik, per a report from NFL media’s Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo. He had been with the Jaguars since 2015, assisting former G.M. David Caldwell with tasks […]
Texans fans aren’t happy with the situation involving quarterback Deshaun Watson, a situation which currently is teetering on the brink of Watson asking to be traded. Some fans plan to hold a march in Houston aimed at supporting Watson on Monday. Watson has urged them to stop. “I’m hearing there is a march planned on […]
Perhaps there’s a chance the Texans can repair their relationship with Deshaun Watson. Houston is set to virtually interview Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy on Monday, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Because Kansas City is still in the postseason, the organization and NFL had to give permission so that the Texans didn’t have to […]
There wasn’t much mystery surrounding Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields’ plan for 2021 and the little bit that did exist was wiped away on Monday. Fields announced that he will be leaving the Buckeyes and entering the NFL Draft. Fields began his college time at Georgia and transferred to Ohio State ahead of the 2019 […]
The 49ers are losing some assistants to Robert Saleh’s first Jets coaching staff and they’ll be bringing back a former member of the organization to fill one of the holes. Michael Silver of NFL Media reports that Rich Scangarello will return as the team’s quarterbacks coach. He held that position in 2017 and 2018 before […]
Jets head coach Robert Saleh isn’t just bringing Mike LaFleur from San Francisco’s offensive staff. According to Mike Silver of NFL media, Saleh is hiring 49ers offensive line coach John Benton to be New York’s offensive line coach/run game coordinator. Benton had been with the 49ers since Kyle Shanahan took over as head coach in […]
Rams left tackle Andrew Whitworth has been with the team since Sean McVay took over as head coach in 2017. Before suffering a torn MCL and PCL in 2020, he hadn’t missed a game due to injury in his time with Los Angeles. And even at the age of 39, Whitworth was playing at a […]
San Francisco run-game coordinator Mike McDaniel is getting a promotion. McDaniel has been promoted to offensive coordinator, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Last season the 49ers didn’t have an offensive coordinator, instead splitting the job between passing game coordinator Mike LaFleur and McDaniel. McDaniel’s promotion comes after LaFleur left San Francisco to become the Jets’ […]
If you think that Rams coach Sean McVay’s recent comments about the starting quarterback job aren’t good for Jared Goff, it gets worse. Much worse. Asked on Sunday whether McVay envisions any scenario in which Goff isn’t on the roster in 2021, McVay didn’t scoff or make a face or roll his eyes or question […]