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.
Bills coach Sean McDermott said two days after Buffalo's AFC title game loss that "there is still a gap" between his team and the Chiefs, noting that his program is in Year 4 while Andy's Reid's program in Kansas City is in Year 8.
Clarifying remarks he made Sunday, Aaron Rodgers said Tuesday on The Pat McAfee Show that "I don't think there's any reason why I wouldn't be back" with the Packers next season, but he added that his future isn't necessarily in his control.
Shane Waldron, the apparent new offensive coordinator of the Seattle Seahawks, has the endorsement of Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay. Or at least he did a little over two years ago. McVay spoke about Waldron’s potential as a future offensive coordinator ahead of a 2018 game against the Detroit Lions. Detroit reporters asked […]
The Seattle Seahawks are raiding a division rival to fill their vacancy at offensive coordinator. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Seahawks are planning to hire Los Angeles Rams passing game coordinator Shane Waldron to serve as their next offensive coordinator. The Seahawks fired Brian Schottenheimer after the season following three years in the […]
On Sunday, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers spontaneously gave all of sports media a multi-day talking point by spontaneously raising the vague question of whether he’d played his last game in a Packers uniform. On Tuesday, Rodgers tried to take it away. It’s too late for that. “A lot of guys futures that are, you know, […]
Every interaction between a draft prospect and a member of an NFL team can be like a job interview as front office personnel try to learn as much as possible about someone who could soon be a part of their team. That reality may be even greater this year with fewer games on tape, fewer […]
The coaching carousel will spin to a stop, whenever the Texans finally hire a coach. The job surely won’t go to Buccaneers offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich, who didn’t even get an interview in the 2021 hiring cycle. His current boss believes Leftwich should have gotten consideration for a head-coaching job. “I can’t say enough about […]
49ers defensive tackle Javon Kinlaw has undergone surgery on his right knee, Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Kinlaw required the surgery to repair an injury that sidelined him the final two games of his rookie season. He posted a photo on social media in a wheelchair with a wrap on his right […]
The Washington Football Team and FanDuel Group announced the first-ever market access partnership between a NFL team and an online sports gaming platform in the U.S. Under the terms of the agreement, FanDuel and the team launched legal sports betting Thursday in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Under Virginia’s sports wagering law, the Washington Football Team […]
The Lions announced Tuesday they have hired Dave Fipp as special teams coordinator. Fipp will spend his 14th NFL season in Detroit after most recently holding the same position with the Eagles. He worked in Philadelphia the past eight seasons. In Fipp’s tenure in Philadelphia, the team combined for nine kickoff and punt return touchdowns, […]
The Falcons made the hirings of Jon Hoke as secondary coach and Ted Monachino as outside linebackers coach official. Hoke has coached in the NFL for 16 seasons and has totaled 40 years of coaching experience. Hoke, 64, most recently served as defensive coordinator and safeties coach for Maryland. He coached the Bucs’ secondary for […]
The 49ers announced Tuesday they have re-signed running back Jeff Wilson Jr. to a one-year deal. Wilson was scheduled to become a restricted free agent. Wilson led the team with 126 carries for 600 yards and seven touchdowns in 2020, all single-season career highs. He also tallied career highs in receptions (13), receiving yards (133) […]
The Rams seem to be pondering the possibility of life without quarterback Jared Goff, the first overall pick in the 2016 draft. However, the contract the Rams gave Goff in 2019 makes that much harder. A trade would trigger a cap charge of only $22.2 million, which is manageable. The problem for the Rams will […]
Marcus Brady earned a promotion to offensive coordinator from quarterbacks coach. Yet, Brady has no idea who will start at quarterback for the Colts in 2021. Philip Rivers retired, and Jacoby Brissett is a free agent. So the Colts head into the offseason weighing their options at the position, while also knowing they will have […]
For every Sunday of the regular season and the postseason, PFT PM issued weekly awards for offensive player of the week, defensive player of the week, rookie of the week, and coach of the week. This week, with only two games played and three people handing out awards, we changed it up. The categories were […]
Packers inside linebacker Krys Barnes wore a club Sunday to protect his injured thumb. He was in and out of the lineup and ended up playing 37 of 65 defensive snaps. Barnes underwent surgery Monday to repair the multiple fractures, Green Bay Today reports. He is expected to make a full recovery in about a […]
Tom Brady has a burning desire to win, and he usually does. But when he doesn’t win, it eats away at him. Eli Manning knows that better than most. Manning’s Giants played against Brady’s Patriots in two Super Bowls, and the Giants won both. Manning said that Brady still talks about that to him, and […]
Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White said this week that the Bills have to go through the Chiefs if they want to take the next step up the NFL ladder and added that he thinks the team is close to making that breakthrough. Head coach Sean McDermott didn’t say on Tuesday if he agrees with White about […]
The Raiders finished 8-8 in 2020, their first time reaching .500 since going 12-4 in 2016. In his third season under head coach Jon Gruden, quarterback Derek Carr had one of the best years of his career — completing 67.3 percent of his passes for 27 touchdowns and nine interceptions. He registered a new career-high […]
When a football player continues to play football beyond the age of 40, he eventually will be playing with men young enough to be his sons. And so they will begin to defer to him in the same way a son defers to a father. “It’s so funny because, you know, he’s 43 years old, […]
The AFC and NFC Championship Games both drew big audiences on television on Sunday. The Buccaneers’ win over the Packers in the NFC Championship Game drew 44.77 million viewers on FOX, while the Chiefs’ win over the Bills in the AFC Championship Game drew 41.85 million viewers, according to the Hollywood Reporter. That’s a viewership […]
Heisman Trophy winner DeVonta Smith isn’t getting on the field for Senior Bowl practices this week, but he is still in Mobile and his decision to wait to have his height and weight recorded until Alabama’s Pro Day made some news on Tuesday. Smith was listed at 6’1″ and 175 pounds while scoring 25 touchdowns […]