2021 NFL season preview: Fifty-six things to watch on the road to Super Bowl LVI
With the 2021 NFL campaign about to kick off, Judy Battista identifies 56 things to watch en route to Super Bowl LVI. What can we expect from the first 17-game regular season? Which showdowns will be must-see TV?
2011 NFL Draft class worthy of greater appreciation a decade after entering league
Jim Trotter examines the highly decorated 2011 NFL Draft class' place in history a decade after it entered the league and discusses the topic with some members of the group who are still adding to their legacy.
Eleven best members of the 2011 rookie class heading into 2021
One decade after they began their NFL careers, how do Von Miller and Julio Jones compare to their fellow members of the 2011 rookie class RIGHT NOW? Gil Brandt ranks the 11 best members of the 2011 rookie class heading into the 2021 NFL season.
2021 NFL Preseason, Week 3: 1 thing to watch for from all 32 teams
Will it be Cam Newton or Mac Jones who shines brightest for the Patriots against the Giants on Sunday? Chase Goodbread spotlights one thing to watch for from all 32 teams in preseason Week 3.
Cardinals activate J.J. Watt (hamstring) from PUP list
J.J. Watt's on-field debut with the Cardinals is closer to reality. The Cardinals activated Watt from the physically unable to perform list on Monday. He has spent the entirety of camp and the preseason out of action due to a hamstring injury suffered during the team's conditioning test.
NFL Preseason Week 2 winners and losers: Whose stock is rising? On the decline?
Did Teddy Bridgewater pull into the lead in the Broncos' QB race? Is Micah Parsons the new face of the Cowboys' defense? How did Justin Fields fare in his second pro outing? Gregg Rosenthal identifies the winners and losers of NFL Preseason Week 2.
New team, old approach: J.J. Watt returns to training roots in rebirth with Arizona Cardinals
J.J. Watt is a man on a mission, hell-bent on proving he can still be an impact defender for his new team, the Arizona Cardinals. Or, as Watt's personal trainer put it to Jim Trotter, "He wants to go out and shock people."
NFL's 30 best players over 30 entering 2021 season
Editors Ali Bhanpuri and Tom Blair assess the 30 best players over the age of 30 heading into the 2021 NFL season. How high did Tom Brady climb from last year's list? Is anyone above Aaron Rodgers?
2021 NFL preseason Week 1: What we learned about each NFC team
What did we learn about each NFC team in the first full week of preseason action? Gregg Rosenthal provides everything you need to know, including an evaluation of Jordan Love's first NFL game action.
Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 70-61: Chase Young debuts after standout rookie campaign
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Top five pass-rushing duos in the NFL; plus, is Dwayne Haskins the Steelers' QB1 of the future?
Which teams boast the top pass-rushing tandems in the NFL? Do the Steelers have the successor to Ben Roethlisberger on their roster? Bucky Brooks explores those topics and more in this edition of the Scout's Notebook.
AFC South training camp preview: Will Julio Jones, Carson Wentz lift new teams? Trevor Lawrence hype!
Will Carson Wentz or Julio Jones tilt the race in their new division? Can Trevor Lawrence live up to the hype? Tom Blair eyes the players and position battles to watch in his AFC South camp preview.
Matt Nagy faces make-or-break season in Chicago; five NFL players with Shohei Ohtani potential
Is the clock ticking on the Matt Nagy era in Chicago? Bucky Brooks says this is a make-or-break season for the Bears head coach. Plus, five NFL players with Shohei Ohtani potential, an emerging trend in team-building and more.
NFC West training camp preview: Rams turn to Matthew Stafford; Nick Bosa ready to lift 49ers?
Will Matthew Stafford deliver for the Rams? Can a healthy Nick Bosa get the 49ers back on track? Adam Maya provides a training camp preview for the NFC West, with position battles and key players to watch across all four rosters.
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.
Players we're obsessing over heading into Week 2 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights players they're obsessing over heading into Week 2.
Jim Trotter looks back at historic 2011 draft class ten years later
NFL Network's Jim Trotter looks back at the historic 2011 NFL Draft class ten years later.
Everything you need to know about the 2021 NFL season
All the key trades, transactions, news and information you'll need to get up to speed for the 2021 season.
Brooks, Trotter: Top sleepers for Defensive Player of the Year in '21
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks and Jim Trotter reveal sleepers for Defensive Player of the Year in 2021.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': J.J. Watt | No. 66
Arizona Cardinals defensive end J.J. Watt has been voted as the No. 66 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
2021 Superstar Club: Baldy, Douzable break down who's in, out
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger and Leger Douzable explain which players are in and out of the superstar club entering 2021.
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.