Jaren Hall has a big arm and offers mobility that fits exactly where the NFL game is going. He's also BYU's first black starting quarterback, a husband, father and the latest Hall to make a mark at BYU.
Use PFF's WR/CB matchup chart to break down five wide receiver-cornerback matchups to target in Week 6 and five to avoid, including Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Ja'marr Chase with a smash play against the weak Detroit Lions secondary.
Projecting fantasy football player ceilings for DFS lineups to determine the likelihood of each individual QB, RB, WR, TE and DST finishing as the highest-scoring player in Week 6 of the 2021 NFL season.
The NFL has found no other current team or league personnel to have sent emails similar to those written by Jon Gruden in their investigation into the Washington Football Team, according to a report from The Associated Press.
The Cardinals have had more COVID-19 cases in 2021 than they did in 2020. Add another name to the list. NFL Media reports that General Manager Steve Keim is the latest member of the organization to test positive. He will not make the trip to Cleveland this week. The Cardinals have had 19 players, three […]
Myles Garrett leads the NFL with seven sacks, 4.5 of which came against Bears quarterback Justin Fields. He hopes to bury more quarterbacks this season, beginning this week against his former Texas A&M teammate Kyler Murray. The Browns pass rusher has decorated his front yard for Halloween with seven gravestones of NFL quarterbacks he faces […]
Packers receiver Malik Taylor did not practice Friday, listing him out with an illness. Later came word the team placed him on the COVID-19 reserve list. Taylor assuredly will miss Sunday’s game against the Bears. Taylor is a core special teams player, having seen 78 snaps on special teams and 24 on offense in five […]
Was Jon Gruden the outlier, or were his comments a reflection of the manner in which people communicate in the NFL? The NFL believes it’s the former, and the NFL presumably would appreciate it if we take their word for it. Even if no one is willing to attach their name to it. The Associated […]
When the 5-0 Cardinals face the Browns in Cleveland on Sunday, Arizona won’t have its head coach. Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reports that Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury has tested positive for COVID, and he will not be present for Sunday’s game against the Browns. Cardinals defensive end Chandler Jones already is expected to miss […]
Last week, it appeared that Raiders coach Jon Gruden would weather the storm of a single email containing a racist trope. Then, more emails were leaked and Gruden’s ongoing employment became untenable. So what happens with NFL general counsel Jeff Pash, who had multiple emails to former Washington president Bruce Allen leaked to multiple outlets […]
The Seahawks already had ruled out running back Chris Carson for this week. He also will miss a Week 7 game against New Orleans and a Week 8 game against Jacksonville after the Seahawks placed Carson on injured reserve. He joins quarterback Russell Wilson on IR, with both players eligible to return to game action […]
Chiefs receiver Josh Gordon had not played a game since Dec. 15, 2019, when he stepped on the field last week. Gordon saw nine snaps against the Bills, catching one pass for 11 yards. Chiefs coach Andy Reid said he anticipated Gordon getting around 20 snaps last week, but the team’s early deficit changed those […]
The Texans called up Jeff Driskel from the practice squad as a game-day promotion the past three weeks, twice as a standard promotion and once as a COVID-19 replacement. But with Driskel out of standard promotions, the Texans had to make a move to get him on the game-day roster this week. The Texans are […]
Week Six of the 2021 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Buccaneers and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final […]
Former Broncos running back Otis Armstrong died Wednesday night, Purdue University announced Friday. Armstrong was 70. He rushed for 3,315 yards in 31 games at Purdue and added 389 yards receiving. Armstrong still holds the school record with 670 career rushing attempts. Purdue inducted Armstrong into its Hall of Fame in 1997. The Broncos made […]
Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith had an MRI on Thursday afternoon after popping up on the practice report as a limited participant with a neck injury. Since he underwent neck surgery last season, costing him 14 games, his presence on the injury report was concerning. Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said on his weekly […]
Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson made a one-handed appearance on the practice field this week after having surgery to repair a torn tendon and dislocation in his right middle finger, but he won’t be doing that in the next few weeks. Head coach Pete Carroll told reporters on Friday that Wilson will be placed on injured […]
The Packers are getting thin at cornerback. Jaire Alexander is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury and they will face the Bears without Kevin King this weekend. King has been ruled out with a shoulder injury of his own. The Packers will likely go with first-round pick Eric Stokes, Isaac Yiadom, and Chandon Sullivan […]
The Chargers are heading to Baltimore for a clash of 4-1 teams on Sunday afternoon, but they don’t know if wide receiver Mike Williams will be in the lineup. Williams missed his third straight practice on Friday with a knee injury. He’s been listed as questionable and Chargers head coach Brandon Staley said that the […]
The Seahawks will head to Pittsburgh without their starting quarterback or their top running back in the lineup. Chris Carson has been ruled out with the neck injury that also kept him from playing against the Rams in Week Five. Alex Collins, DeeJay Dallas, and Travis Homer handled running back duties with Carson out of […]
Titans receiver Julio Jones has missed the past two games with a hamstring injury. He has had full practices the past two days and expects to play Monday night against the Bills. “I’m going to be ready to go,” Jones said, via Ben Arthur of The Tennessean. Jones characterized his hamstring as “tight,” and called […]
Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard suffered a torn Achilles tendon against the Chargers last October. He made his official return to action in Week Two. In Week Six, he showed that he’s all the way back, or close to it, with six catches for 49 yards and a touchdown against the Eagles. “I wouldn’t say […]
The Giants’ list of key injured players is long, but the good news is that starting quarterback Daniel Jones isn’t on it. Jones was not on the Giants’ final injury report for Sunday’s game against the Rams. That means he’s through the concussion protocol and cleared to play after suffering a concussion last week against […]
Washington already had ruled out linebacker Jared Norris for Sunday’s game. He will miss at least the two games after that, too. The team announced it has placed Norris on injured reserve with a shoulder injury. That means Norris must miss a minimum of three games before he can return. Norris earned a promotion from […]