2021 NFL season: Nine players who are guaranteed to play better
Will Cam Newton rebound in his second season with the Patriots? Are we about to see a rejuvenated J.J. Watt? Gil Brandt highlights nine players guaranteed to play better in 2021.
Which franchise could win first Super Bowl in 2021 NFL season? Bills, Browns Titans top list
The NBA's conference finals are chock-full of new blood. This got Adam Schein thinking about the 12 NFL teams that have never won a Super Bowl. Who has the best chance to hoist that first Lombardi Trophy at the end of the 2021 season? Check out the rankings.
State of the 2021 Arizona Cardinals: Kyler Murray and Co. must learn to close
Kyler Murray and the Cardinals started hot -- then fizzled down the stretch in 2020. Can they finish strong in 2021? Adam Rank explores the state of the Cardinals.
Nine NFL bandwagons to hop on in 2021: Tennessee Titans, Joe Burrow and Brandon Staley top the list
In the dog days of the NFL offseason, optimism reigns. Contending teams are bullish on 2021, rebuilding teams are keen on the new direction and individuals become the subjects of flowery profiles. Who can you TRULY believe in? Adam Schein identifies nine bandwagons to hop on.
Three teams ready to make playoff run in '21 after missing out in '20
Will DeAndre Hopkins and the Cardinals make some playoff noise? Jim Trotter spotlights three teams that are in line to put together a deep run after falling short of the postseason in 2020.
NFC West projected starters: Top-heavy Rams, Trey Lance-led(?) 49ers each have Super Bowl path
Which roster looks best in the NFL's toughest division? Is the Rams' top-heavy blueprint built for success? Can the 49ers return to the Super Bowl with a rookie at quarterback? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every team in the NFC West.
2021 NFL schedule release: Seven must-watch revenge games in the upcoming season
Tom Brady's Week 4 clash with Bill Belichick and Co. is arguably the most anticipated matchup of the entire 2021 NFL season, but it's not the only opportunity for retribution. Dan Hanzus pinpoints seven spicy revenge games to circle on the calendar.
2021 NFL schedule release: Top 9 prime-time games
The 2021 NFL schedule is out! Which spotlight matchups scream must-see TV? Adam Schein ranks the top nine prime-time games, highlighted by a Championship Sunday rematch and a highly anticipated reunion.
NFC West roster reset: NFL's most competitive division heats up
How much will Matthew Stafford elevate the Rams? Will the Seahawks rebound from a rocky offseason? Adam Maya provides the biggest offseason addition, most impactful loss and top draft priority for each NFC West team.
AFC South roster reset: Quarterback storylines define division's offseason
Quarterback storylines have defined this offseason in the AFC South. Adam Maya assesses where the division's four teams stand heading into the 2021 NFL Draft, highlighting top additions, crucial losses, draft priorities and more.
New York Jets only have one path forward; five high-value NFL free agents
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explains why a looming decision for the Jets is really a no-brainer. Plus, five high-value free agents and the impact of Arizona landing J.J. Watt.
Roundup: Saints extend safety J.T. Gray, restructure DT David Onyemata's contract
The Saints are getting necessarily busy on the financial front as they try to work their way toward the salary cap and attempt to get under it. Plus, other news Around The NFL is monitoring on Wednesday.
J.J. Watt: 'The one thing I want for Deshaun Watson is for him to be happy'
While Deshaun Watson has not publicly specified exactly what he wants at this juncture, J.J. Watt knows what he wants for his friend. It's no different than what departing for Arizona provided him -- and, perhaps not coincidentally, former Texan DeAndre Hopkins -- happiness.
J.J. Watt on signing with Cardinals: 'Signs kept pointing back down here'
The presence of QB Kyler Murray, a reunion with WR DeAndre Hopkins and a familiar and friendly defensive scheme were all factors in J.J. Watt signing with the Cardinals, the standout defensive end told reporters Tuesday.
J.J. Watt to wear No. 99 for Cardinals after receiving permission from Marshall Goldberg's daughter
J.J. Watt has received quite the compliment from the family of Cardinals legend Marshall Goldberg. Goldberg's daughter told TMZ Sports she gives Arizona her permission to unretire her father's number in order for Watt to wear it in 2021 and beyond.
NFL community reacts to J.J. Watt signing with Arizona Cardinals
J.J. Watt is headed west. The three-time NFL AP Defensive Player of the Year announced Monday that he's joining the Arizona Cardinals. The move prompted a slew of reaction on social media from his future teammates and around the league.
J.J. Watt agrees to two-year contract with Arizona Cardinals
After weeks of speculation following his departure from the Houston Texans, veteran defensive end J.J. Watt revealed Monday that he will sign with the Arizona Cardinals. The team confirmed the move shortly thereafter.
Top 101 NFL free agents of 2021: Richard Sherman among best players available
Gregg Rosenthal has scoured the market to formulate NFL.com's Top 101 Free Agents of 2021. Who are the best players available in this year's class?
Power Rankings: Nine best J.J. Watt recruiting efforts
Everyone's shooting their social media shot at the three-time DPOY. Here are the best attempts ... so far.
J.J. Watt: 'You're gonna have to give me a second to choose a new team and city'
It's understandable that fans may want J.J. Watt to join their favorite teams, but the free agent defensive end says he's in no rush to make a decision.
Three solutions to Steelers' quarterback conundrum; three best fits for J.J. Watt
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks identifies the three paths Pittsburgh can take at the game's most important position. Plus, the best team fits for J.J. Watt.
Titans reach out to J.J. Watt; GM wants to 'find guys that love ball' this offseason
Last offseason, Titans GM Jon Robinson's most notable work didn't pan out; Vic Beasley, Isaiah Wilson and Jadeveon Clowney were all busts. Now, Robinson enters another offseason in which he cannot afford to see the same results.
J.J. Watt landing spots: Steelers, Cowboys, Packers among nine teams that could be his next NFL home
J.J. Watt is a free agent for the first time in his career after the Houston Texans released the three-time Defensive Player of the Year on Friday. Nick Shook takes a look at nine NFL teams that could make be Watt's new home.
J.J. Watt, Houston Texans mutually agree to part ways after 10 seasons
The J.J. Watt era in Houston is over. The three-time Defensive Player of the Year and the Texans mutually agreed to part ways on Friday.
Which non-playoff teams from 2020 will make it in '21? | 'NFL Total Access'
The 'NFL Total Access' crew discusses which non-playoff teams from 2020 could make the postseason in 2021.
Trotter: One area Cardinals want Isaiah Simmons to improve in 2021
NFL Network's Jim Trotter previews the Arizona Cardinals' 2021 season.
Top questions for NFC West teams entering 2021 | 'Around The NFL'
The "Around The NFL" crew breaks down the top questions for NFC West teams entering the 2021 season.
PFF Roster Reset: Biggest player additions in NFC West
Pro Football Focus analyzes the biggest player additions in the NFC West.
NFC West Roster Reset: Biggest offseason changes for Cardinals
NFC West Roster Reset: NFL Network's Michael Silver, Jim Trotter and Steve Wyche break down the biggest offseason changes for the Arizona Cardinals.
Ruiz: What Cards want to see from veteran free-agent signings
NFL Network's Omar Ruiz breaks down what the Arizona Cardinals want to see from their veteran free-agent signings.
Free-agent pass rushers who will make biggest impact on new teams | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses free agent pass rushers who will make the biggest impact on their new team.
First look: Cardinals share a glimpse of J.J. Watt's No. 99 jersey
The Arizona Cardinals share a glimpse of defensive end J.J. Watt's No. 99 jersey.
Frank Caliendo: How I persuaded J.J. Watt to join Cardinals
Comedian Frank Caliendo joins NFL Network's Jane Slater for an interview.
Charley Casserly breaks down what J.J. Watt brings to the Cardinals
NFL Network's Charley Casserly breaks down what defensive end J.J. Watt will bring to the Arizona Cardinals.
Pasch: 'I'm not surprised' Cards were able to keep J.J. Watt signing under wraps
Arizona Cardinals play-by-play announcer Dave Pasch joins "NFL Now" to discuss the Cardinals signing DE J.J. Watt and the future of the team going forward.
Next Gen Stats: Why J.J. Watt can get his mojo back in Arizona
Next Gen Stats breaks down why defensive end J.J. Watt's sack output could spike with the Arizona Cardinals.
J.J. Watt's introductory news conference with Cardinals
Arizona Cardinals defensive end J.J. Watt's introductory news conference with his new team.
J.J. Watt bids farewell to Houston: 'I will love that place forever'
Arizona Cardinals defensive end J.J. Watt bids farewell to Houston: 'I will love that place forever'.
J.J. Watt has message for Cardinals fans after flying to Arizona
Defensive end J.J. Watt has a message for Cardinals fans after arriving in Arizona.
Rapoport: Cardinals had 'the highest offer' among all teams pursuing Watt
NFL Network's Andrew Siciliano, Jim Trotter, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo discuss the factors that led to defensive end J.J. Watt signing with the Arizona Cardinals.
J.J. Watt highlights | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt from the 2020 NFL season.
John McClain on J.J. Watt's decision: 'I'm shocked' it was Cardinals
Houston Chronicle writer John McClain says that he was 'shocked' that defensive end J.J. Watt chose to sign with the Arizona Cardinals.
NFL Throwback: J.J. Watt's first 100 sacks
Check out the first 100 sacks of J.J. Watt's All-Pro career.
'GMFB': Why J.J. Watt chose the Cardinals
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses why DE J.J. Watt chose the Arizona Cardinals.
Bucky Brooks breaks down J.J. Watt's fit on Cardinals defense
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks breaks down defensive end J.J. Watt's fit with the Arizona Cardinals defense.
Marc Ross: Impact J.J. Watt will have on Cardinals' defense
NFL Network's Marc Ross shares the impact defensive end J.J. Watt will have on the Arizona Cardinals' defense.
Rapoport details J.J. Watt's 'massive deal' with Cardinals
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero detail defensive end J.J. Watt's new deal with the Arizona Cardinals.
David Carr makes trade package for Jets, Deshaun Watson
NFL Network's David Carr and Marc Ross make trade packages for the New York Jets to get Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.