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Raiders LB Blake Martinez announces retirement after seven seasons
Raiders linebacker Blake Martinez on Thursday announced his retirement from football after seven seasons in the NFL.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Friday, Oct. 7
NFL.com keeps you up to date with all of the latest league news from around the NFL. Visit NFL.com's transaction hub for a daily breakdown.
Giants release veteran LB Blake Martinez after two seasons
Blake Martinez's once-promising tenure with the Giants ended on Thursday when the team released him after two seasons.
Giants GM Joe Schoen: New York has 'some tough decisions' to make on roster to get below salary cap
New Giants general manager Joe Schoen has a lot of work to do in New York. After years of spending under Dave Gettleman, Schoen is stuck with the tab and needs to figure out how to maneuver the Giants into a financially solvent position.
NFL roundup: Latest league news from Monday, Sept. 27
Giants LB Blake Martinez suffered a torn ACL in Sunday's loss versus the Falcons, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported.
2021 NFL season: Notable injuries, news from Sunday's Week 3 games
Titans WR A.J. Brown (hamstring) exited in the first quarter against the Colts. He was eventually ruled out for the game. Here are the injuries and news we're monitoring around the NFL on this Week 3 Sunday.
2021 NFL season: Predicting each NFC team's MVP
Will CeeDee Lamb take a massive leap in his second season? Is Tom Brady set to defy Father Time yet again? Can George Kittle bounce back from injury in a big way? Dan Hanzus predicts each NFC team's MVP for the 2021 season.
Tom Brady, Philip Rivers among top 10 free-agent signings of 2020
As we hurtle toward the conclusion of the NFL regular season, it's a good time to review which offseason investments provided the greatest returns. Nick Shook ranks the top 10 free-agent signings of 2020.
NFL Hot or Not: Giants and Browns inspire, Gregg Williams gets fired
What's hot? The Giants' stingy defense and the Browns' explosive offense. What's not? Gregg Williams' defensive strategy. Marc Sessler provides his unique interpretation of notable happenings across the NFL.
NFL Week 13 winners and losers: Baker Mayfield balls, Bears in free fall
Did anyone enjoy a better Sunday than Baker Mayfield? Is this bottom for the slumping Chicago Bears? Adam Schein spotlights the winners and losers from Week 13 of the 2020 NFL season.
Giants HC Joe Judge restarts practice after criticizing team's sluggish effort
Joe Judge made it clear from Day 1 that he wanted to bring a physical, old-school approach to New York. Thursday provided another example of the ideology the Giants head coach is seeking to instill.
2021 NFL Draft: Compensatory pick projections for every team
Lance Zierlein projects which teams will be receiving compensatory picks for the 2021 NFL Draft. Will the Dallas Cowboys' offseason transactions lead to extra choices for Jerry Jones' team?
Peter Schrager NFL mock draft 2.0: Ruggs selected before Jeudy
In his latest mock draft, Peter Schrager has a curveball at the receiver position, with Henry Ruggs III coming off the board before Alabama teammate Jerry Jeudy. Plus, a number of new names crash the back half of Round 1.
Gettleman: Giants 'can't overpay' for pass rush help
Giants general manager Dave Gettleman has eschewed handing down a big contract to the likes of Jadeveon Clowney. The GM insists he won't "overpay" for the position.
NFC North roster reset: Packers in charge; Bears' QB intrigue
While the trade for Nick Foles might not have been the offseason QB move Bears fans hoped for, legit competition at the position could yield positive results, Grant Gordon writes. Get up to speed on the rest of the NFC North ahead of the 2020 draft.
Peter Schrager NFL mock draft 1.0: Dolphins take QB, WR, RB
The Dolphins have three first-round picks in the 2020 NFL Draft, and Peter Schrager thinks they'll use all of them to completely make over the offense. See how Round 1 plays out in Schrager's first mock draft of the year.
Martinez: Packers don't value ILBs as much as Giants
After inking a three-year, $30 million contract with the Giants, former Packers linebacker Blake Martinez said he's happy to land with a club that values inside linebackers.
Cynthia Frelund 2020 NFL mock draft 2.0: Analytics-based picks
Could the Tom Brady-less Patriots take a QB in Round 1? Cynthia Frelund's analytics-based mock is based solely on a contextual, data-driven model that aims to do one thing: maximize each team's potential to win as many games as possible in 2020.
NFL Power Rankings: Bucs, Bills shoot up via free agency/trades
How has player movement across the NFL impacted the league hierarchy? Dan Hanzus updates his Power Rankings following a wild stretch of free-agent signings and trades.
2020 NFL Free Agency: Notable departures by team
After a frenzied first wave of free agency, NFL rosters look stunningly different than they did just one year ago. Here is a team-by-team listing of the notable departures during a wild 2020 free agency period.
2020 NFL free agency's worst contracts: Texans overpay Cobb
Which newly signed contracts raise the biggest questions? Gregg Rosenthal puts together a list of the 11 worst contracts of 2020 NFL free agency.
Top 101 NFL free agents of 2020: The original list
Here is the original Top 101 Free Agents of 2020 list -- courtesy of Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling -- as it stood before players began to be signed, tagged and/or released.
Christian Kirksey's travels take him to visit Packers
After a meeting with the Raiders on Wednesday, linebacker Christian Kirksey is set to meet with the Packers on Thursday, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported.
2020 NFL free agency: Three biggest needs for each NFC team
Grant Gordon outlines the three biggest free agency need for each NFC team. How will the Cowboys keep -- and help -- Dak Prescott? Will the Bears bring in a challenger to Mitchell Trubisky?
Patriots vs. Giants highlights | Preseason Week 3
Watch the highlights from the 2021 preseason Week 3 game between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants.
Giants' top plays vs. Patriots | Preseason Week 3
Watch New York Giants' top plays vs. the New England Patriots during Preseason Week 3.
Can't-Miss Play: Blake Martinez steals ball from Jakobi Meyers for crazy INT
New York Giants linebacker Blake Martinez steals the ball from New England Patriots receiver Jakobi Meyers for a crazy interception.
Blake Martinez sets expectations for Saquon Barkley, Daniel Jones in '21
New York Giants LB Blake Martinez joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss expectations for Giants, Daniel Jones and Saquon Barkley in 2021.
Blake Martinez hunts down Andy Dalton for drive-ending sack
New York Giants linebacker Blake Martinez hunts down Dallas Cowboys quarterback Andy Dalton for drive-ending sack.
Browns vs. Giants highlights | Week 15
Watch the Cleveland Browns vs. New York Giants highlights during Week 15 of the 2020 season.
'GMFB': Non-QBs who have been unstoppable in 2020
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights non-quarterbacks who have been unstoppable in 2020.
Every game-changing play by the Giants' defense | Week 9
Watch some of the New York Giants best defensive plays from their Week 9 win over the Washington Football Team.
Alex Smith's throw lands in Blake Martinez's lap for INT after RB falls down
Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith's throw lands in New York Giants linebacker Blake Martinez's lap for interception after running back falls down.
Hot-potato fumble alert! Giants recover after wild sequence
The New York Giants recover after wild sequence and fumble by Washington Football Team running back Antonio Gibson.
Blake Martinez forces RoJo's fumble to set Giants up deep in Bucs' territory
New York Giants linebacker Blake Martinez forces Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones's fumble to set Giants up deep in Bucs' territory.
Giants vs. Cowboys highlights | Week 5
Watch the highlights from Week 5 matchup of the New York Giants against the Dallas Cowboys.
49ers vs. Giants highlights | Week 3
Watch the highlights from the Week 3 matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants.
Blake Martinez charges up the middle to sack Nick Mullens for loss of 9 yards
New York Giants linebacker Blake Martinez charges up the middle to sack San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens for a loss of 9 yards.
Giants vs. Bears highlights | Week 2
Watch the highlights of the Week 2 matchup between the New York Giants and the Chicago Bears.
Game Theory: NFC players poised for increased production in 2020
See which players from each NFC team are poised for increased production in 2020 according to NFL analytics expert Cynthia Frelund.
Blake Martinez hauls in David Blough's throw for key Packers INT
Green Bay Packers linebacker Blake Martinez hauls in Detroit Lions quarterback David Blough's throw for key Packers interception.
Packers' D surround Blough on BIG sack for loss
Green Bay Packers' D surround Detroit Lions quarterback David Blough on BIG sack for loss.
Packers vs. 49ers highlights | Week 12
Watch the Green Bay Packers vs. San Francisco 49ers highlights from Week 12 of the 2019 season.
Packers vs. Chargers highlights | Week 9
Watch the highlights from the Green Bay Packers road loss against the Los Angeles Chargers in Week 9 of the 2019 NFL season.
Raiders vs. Packers highlights | Week 7
Watch the highlights of the Week 7 matchup between the Oakland Raiders and the Green Bay Packers.
Derek Carr's costly goal-line fumble results in a touchback
Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr fumbles in the end zone for a touchback.
Packers vs. Bears highlights | Week 1
Watch highlights from the Green Bay Packers win over the Chicago Bears in Week 1.
Bills vs. Packers highlights | Week 4
Watch the best plays from the Week 4 matchup between the Buffalo Bills and Green Bay Packers.