PFF's college-to-pro projection system takes into consideration a player’s play-by-play data along with their performance at the scouting combine. Here, we look at how McKinney stacks up in comparison to the other top players in the 2020 NFL Draft class.
Greg Zuerlein, who has converted 201 of 245 field goal attempts in the regular season (82%) and is 264-of-270 on extra point attempts since he entered the NFL in 2012, has agreed to a three-year deal with the Cowboys, sources told ESPN.
Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a memo that the NFL draft will go on as scheduled next month, while adding "public discussion of issues relating to the draft serves no useful purpose and is grounds for disciplinary action."
The Rams spent the last couple years making win-now moves, trading first-round draft picks and paying players expensive contracts. This is the year the bill comes due. Rams Chief Operating Officer Kevin Demoff says the team understood all along that the 2020 offseason would be a year in which they’d have to say goodbye to […]
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers nearly ended up stuck in Peru earlier this month, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Rodgers told Pat McAfee and A.J. Hawk on Friday that he and three traveling companions exited the South American country on March 18, just before the airport closed. “That was quite the ordeal,” Rodgers said, via Reuters. […]
Bobby Hebert Sr., the father of former NFL quarterback Bobby Hebert Jr., died from COVID-19 on Saturday, Mike Triplett of ESPN reports. Hebert Sr. was 81. Hebert Jr. played for the Saints and Falcons and now serves as an analyst for WWL Radio in New Orleans. He and his wife, Jojo, released a statement that […]
Receiver Darius Jennings agreed to terms with the Chargers, his agent, Ed Wasielewski, tweeted. Jennings, 27, appeared in eight games for the Titans last season. He caught two passes for 17 yards, while returning nine kickoffs for a 21.8 yards average. He played 50 offensive snaps and 97 on special teams. The Browns signed Jennings […]
The Pittsburgh Steelers had perhaps the best draft in league history in 1974. They did it without the various devices that are (or at least were) currently available. Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert is using a process that generated five Hall of Famers as inspiration for 2020. “Art Rooney Jr., Bill Nunn and Dick Haley, they […]
Orlando McDaniel, who played three games for the Broncos in 1982, has become the first known NFL-related death from COVID-19. McDaniel was 59. According to The Advocate, McDaniel recently traveled to Washington, D.C., and fell ill upon his return home to Dallas-Fort Worth. He died Friday night. McDaniel competed in track and football at LSU. […]
Defensive lineman Shelby Harris re-signed with the Broncos on Friday after a tour of the free agent market that didn’t quite work out the way he expected. Harris called it “interesting to go through” a process that didn’t result in the kind of multi-year offers he was hoping to see. Once the Broncos joined others […]
The Colts all but ensured safety Rolan Milligan would be back with the team in 2020 by tendering him as an exclusive rights free agent and Milligan took any remaining mystery out of things on Saturday. Milligan has signed his tender to remain with the team, which comes as no surprise as his other option […]
Four days after the Panthers dumped quarterback Cam Newton, he continues to prepare for his second act. But he wants one thing to be clear: He’s no long shot. “People love a good underdog story,” Newton said on Instagram with his trademark tough-to-decipher font. “This ain’t that. Sh-t, I been a dog.” Indeed he has. […]
A day after their deal with Michael Brockers fell through, the Ravens have made another addition to their defensive line. Baltimore agreed to a one-year deal with defensive end Derek Wolfe, according to multiple reports. Wolfe has played his entire career with the Broncos, who selected him with the 36th overall pick in the 2012 […]
One of the NFL’s top remaining free agents is staying put. Chiefs wide receiver Demarcus Robinson will sign a one-year deal to stay in Kansas City, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports. The 25-year-old Robinson has spent his entire career in Kansas City. Last year he had career highs in catches (32) and yards (449). […]
More than a week into free agency, plenty of intriguing names remain available — including a trio of No. 1 overall draft picks. So, on Friday’s PFT Live, Peter King and I drafted the available free agents we find the most intriguing. The video is attached. We picked three each, along with an unplanned honorable […]
Saints G.M. Mickey Loomis is praising quarterback Drew Brees for taking a team-friendly deal. Which raises this question: Was it really a team-friendly deal? “We needed to know what Drew was going to count on our [salary] cap this year, what resources are we using because then that gives us the ability to do some […]
Myron Rolle took a year off from college football at Florida State to be a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford, and then went to medical school after a brief NFL career. He doesn’t shy away from challenges, and now he’s facing a big one. A neurosurgery resident at Massachusetts General Hospital, Rolle has been on the […]
In this world without live sports, we’ve got to find something to talk about. Earlier this week, Bills receiver Stefon Diggs helped fill the vacuum with one simple tweet: “Top 5 wideouts to ever play the game . . . GO.” Simms and I did just that on PFT Live, with a five-round draft of […]
Some teams will embrace the unusual circumstances of the 2020 draft as a way to make excuses if/when their picks become busts. 49ers G.M. John Lynch will not be using the coronavirus as CYA. “This draft is absolutely huge for us, so there’s no excuses, no explanations,” Lynch said in a recent video he posted […]
We know that Austin Ekeler will be the Chargers’ starting running back in 2020. We don’t know who the team’s starting quarterback will be. Appearing recently on CBS Sports Radio with Zach Gelb, Ekeler addressed three different options for replacing Philip Rivers (Tom Brady, Tyrod Taylor, Cam Newton). And Ekeler made it clear that he […]
The Giants are bringing back a tight end who spent time with them in the early part of the 2019 season. Eric Tomlinson posted a picture of himself signing a contract with the team to his Instagram account. He didn’t reveal any of the terms of the deal. Tomlinson joined the Giants on September 1 […]
When Drew Brees was playing out the final year of his contract in 2019, the only real concern for the Saints was that he might retire rather than sign on to extend his time in New Orleans. General Manager Mickey Loomis had different thoughts when it came to other members of the team. Defensive tackle […]
It wasn’t long after the negotiating window for free agents opened on March 16 that news broke of cornerback James Bradberry agreement on a deal with the Giants. Seeing Bradberry go off the board quickly wasn’t a great surprise as he was one of the top corners on the open market, but there was some […]