The PFF data suggests that it might be a good idea to give a quarterback more time to buy into a new scheme when the first year didn’t turn out as well as hoped. Look no further than Aaron Rodgers' MVP campaign as proof.
Steve Palazzolo consults PFF's free-agent rankings, 2021 NFL Draft Board and potential trade candidates to give you a quick-hitting breakdown of the best available interior defensive linemen this offseason.
The New York Jets endured a disastrous 2020 season — one in which they even failed to earn the No. 1 overall pick. However, the 2021 offseason is a goldmine to steer the franchise in the right direction.
The 2021 Senior Bowl is now in session, so what better time to take a look back at the 2020 Senior Bowl to see who performed well and if any standout performances offered us a glimpse into the future for the 2020 NFL season's first-year players.
Stafford has been seen near the top of his range of outcomes for most of his career, potentially wiping out any value teams would realize through a trade, especially if it comes at costs beyond a later first-round pick.
A plethora of quarterbacks are expected to change teams this offseason, including some true stars at the position. Here are the best landing spots for six signal-callers who could be headed to a new squad.
PFF lead draft analyst Mike Renner identifies his favorite 2021 NFL Draft prospects at each position. These players have an elite grading profile combined with a physical skill set that’s proven to succeed at the NFL level.
Fantasy football takeaways from the AFC and NFC championship games, where Tom Brady earned a 10th Super Bowl appearance and Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce and Tyreek Hill secured a spot in their second straight title game.
As they prepare to start a fifth different quarterback in Week 1 next season, team owner Jim Irsay said he believes the Colts are close to competing for a Super Bowl if they can "get someone to come in this year who's ready to go."
Although she viewed her promotion as the logical next step in her career, new Washington assistant running backs coach Jennifer King is excited to make history as the NFL's first Black female assistant coach.
Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Maxx Crosby played through a pair of significant injuries this season that required dual surgeries to address. However, you wouldn’t have known that by viewing the team’s injury report this season. Crosby posted a photo to his Twitter account on Wednesday night of his left arm is a sling and […]
The Philadelphia Eagles and New York Jets both have reached out to the San Francisco 49ers to interview assistant special teams coach Michael Clay for positions on their staffs, according to Matt Barrows of TheAthletic.com. The Eagles are looking to fill a vacancy created by Dave Fipp’s decision to leave for the special teams coordinator […]
Defensive line coach Nick Eason has been hired by Auburn University after being let go by the Cincinnati Bengals at the end of the season. The Auburn program announced the addition of Eason to the coaching staff on Wednesday where he will serve as their defensive line coach under new head coach Bryan Harsin. Eason […]
Now that the Houston Texans have a head coach in place, they are moving quickly to fill out the rest of their coaching staff. According to NFL Network, the Texans are targeting Josh McCown and former Chicago Bears and University of Illinois head coach Lovie Smith for position on David Culley’s coaching staff. Additionally, Tim […]
Free agent offensive tackle Chad Wheeler was formally charged Wednesday following his Friday arrest on suspicion of domestic violence. The King County prosecutor’s office filed criminal charges against Wheeler of first-degree domestic violence assault, domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest, Brady Henderson of ESPN reports. He allegedly strangled his girlfriend until she lost consciousness, […]
The Jaguars are set to hire Sanjay Lal as as part of Urban Meyer’s new coaching staff in Jacksonville, according to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network. Lal spent the 2020 season as a senior offensive assistant with the Seattle Seahawks under head coach Pete Carroll and offensive coordinator Brian Schottenhimer. Lal has 14 years […]
The Texans have agreed to a deal to make David Culley their next head coach, according to a source. Culley remains in Houston after a long day of interviews. Bills defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier was the only other candidate who got a second interview with Texans General Manager Nick Caserio and team chairman Cal McNair. […]
The Buccaneers, who are the home team, announced they are wearing their white jerseys and pewter pants in the Super Bowl. They won their past two games, over the Packers and Saints, wearing the same combination. Because the team wore red jerseys and pewter pants in Super Bowl XXXVII when it beat the Raiders, the […]
The pandemic seems to have resulted in a higher percentage of NFL broadcasters than NFL players suffering infections. Via TMZ.com, FOX’s Michael Strahan has tested positive for COVID-19. Strahan appeared remotely as part of Sunday’s coverage of the NFC Championship. He also has been absent from his other job, co-host of Good Morning America. Per […]
It’s been a great start to 2021 for women. Kamala Harris became the first woman vice president, the first Black vice president and the first Asian vice president. On Monday night, Natalie Sago and Jenna Schroeder became the first women to work on the same NBA officiating crew. Sarah Thomas will become the first woman […]
Tom Brady has played in nine Super Bowls before this Super Bowl, winning six. His losses were to Eli Manning, Eli Manning and Nick Foles. Brady still is going strong at 43. Manning retired after the 2019 season as he was turning 39. When Manning left, the Giants expressed interest in having him remain a […]
The Colts are looking for a quarterback yet again. Philip Rivers retired, and Jacoby Brissett is a free agent. The team will have its fifth opening day starter in five years in 2021. Andrew Luck’s surprising retirement before the 2019 season left them with one-year starters in Brissett and then Rivers the past two seasons. […]
The Buccaneers waived offensive lineman Earl Watford last week to get defensive tackle Vita Vea back on the roster. Watford isn’t going anywhere, though. The Bucs re-signed Watford to the practice squad on Wednesday. They released offensive guard Nick Leverett from the practice squad in a corresponding move. The team listed Watford among its inactives […]
When it comes to potential interest in Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, the glass is currently two-thirds empty. That’s the obvious import of the news that a third of the league has reached out to the Lions. A third of the league. Ten teams. For a 32-year-old franchise quarterback who is going to get his wish […]
Someone from TheAtlhetic.com says that former University of Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt will be joining the New York Jets’ coaching staff. Someone else from TheAthletic.com says that Pruitt won’t be joining the Jets. Someone not connected to TheAthletic.com confirms that Pruitt won’t be joining the Jets. The issue arose when Bruce Feldman of TheAthletic.com reported […]
The Packers are beginning to make changes to their coaching staff. According to multiple reports, special teams coordinator Shawn Mennenga will not return for the 2021 season. Green Bay struggled on special teams throughout the season, allowing allowing a league-worst 17.1 yards per punt return. The club also finished No. 30 in gaining 4.8 yards […]
The Lions continued to flesh out head coach Dan Campbell’s initial coaching staff on Wednesday. In addition to officially announcing Anthony Lynn as the team’s offensive coordinator, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that Ben Johnson will remain the team’s tight ends coach and Field Yates of ESPN reports Mark DeLeone will be […]
Anthony Lynn officially has a new job. Reports emerged over the weekend that the Lions would hire the former Chargers head coach as offensive coordinator, and Detroit announced the move on Wednesday afternoon. The Lions were one of a couple potential landing spots after Los Angeles fired Lynn after the 2020 Season. He reportedly spoke […]
The Seahawks have acted quickly after offensive tackle Chad Wheeler was arrested on domestic violence and assault charges. Seattle officially waived Wheeler today, according to the league’s transaction wire. As a practical matter, the move doesn’t make a big difference. Wheeler was going to become a free agent in March anyway, and the Seahawks had […]
Left tackle Eric Fisher was the only Chiefs player who would have missed Chiefs practice on Wednesday. Fisher tore his Achilles in the AFC Championship Game and will not play in the Super Bowl, so there wasn’t much suspense about his practice status. Wide receiver Sammy Watkins (calf) and running back Le'Veon Bell (knee) came […]