The best NFL team money can buy! Building the ultimate 53-man roster under the 2021 salary cap
What is the best possible team money could buy in 2021? NFL Media researcher Anthony Holzman-Escareno builds the ultimate 53-man roster while remaining under this year's $182.5 million salary cap.
Saints QB Drew Brees' retirement official three months after announcement
Drew Brees is officially retired. The future Hall of Famer's March 14 announcement went into effect Friday, per the league's transaction wire.
2021 NFL season: Why the Saints should start Jameis Winston at QB
Who should replace Drew Brees as the Saints' QB1? Jim Trotter explains why he favors Jameis Winston over Taysom Hill in New Orleans' competition at the position.
Saints coach Sean Payton planning to build offense 'a little bit' around QB who wins starting gig
New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton revealed how the offense will look after Drew Brees' retirement, but everything depends on who wins the offseason QB battle between Jameis Winston and Taysom Hill.
Six intriguing NFL storylines to follow at mandatory minicamps
Will Aaron Rodgers show up in Green Bay? Can Tim Tebow thrive as a tight end in Jacksonville? Judy Battista provides six intriguing storylines to follow at mandatory minicamps.
Five biggest wild cards at QB in 2021: Packers' Jordan Love ready for spotlight?
Is Jordan Love about to be thrust into action? Will Tua Tagovailoa take a big step in Year 2? Jeffri Chadiha examines the five biggest wild cards at quarterback in 2021.
2021 NFL season: Most vulnerable defending division champ? Least vulnerable? Let's rank 'em!
Can Sean Payton's Saints and Ben Roethlisberger's Steelers stay atop the NFC South and AFC North, respectively? Gil Brandt ranks the eight defending division champions by vulnerability.
Diagnosing drama around Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson; Najee Harris can refuel Steelers' Super power
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks says Hall of Fame general manager Ron Wolf is absolutely right about today's "diva" quarterbacks. Plus, five one-year rentals that could pay MAJOR dividends and one rookie who could revive title aspirations.
NFC South projected starters: Falcons' offense loaded; Panthers any better at QB?
The Falcons look unstoppable -- provided they keep Julio Jones. Can Sam Darnold elevate the Panthers' offense? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every team in the NFC South.
2021 NFL MVP dark horses: Don't sleep on Justin Herbert, Carson Wentz, Jameis Winston
In the wake of the schedule release, it's high time to forecast what could transpire in the 2021 NFL season -- and WHO could make the most significant individual impact. Adam Schein spotlights nine dark-horse candidates for MVP.
2021 NFC win total projections: Can Washington repeat in NFC East?
Will Chase Young and Washington hold off Dak Prescott and the Cowboys to repeat as NFC East champs? Cynthia Frelund projects 2021 win totals for every NFC team.
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.
How NFL general managers draft: An inside look at the privileges, pressures and pitfalls of the big chair
After 13 years as the Atlanta Falcons' general manager, Thomas Dimitroff knows a thing or two about the myriad challenges decision-makers encounter in the NFL draft. Here's an inside look at the pressures and pitfalls of draft weekend.
Talent is vital, but team fit might be more important to QB success in NFL
Talent or team fit? It's a question NFL teams and fans debate every year. In a draft loaded with top quarterbacks, the answer could ultimately determine the fates of several teams over the next decade.
NFC Roster Reset: Conference hierarchy heading into 2021 NFL Draft
After three months of firings and hirings, cuts and signings, Marc Sessler breaks down the NFC hierarchy heading into the 2021 NFL Draft. Did anyone gain ground on the Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers? Which teams are a work in progress?
NFC South roster reset: Bucs in driver's seat as foes encounter major change
How will the Panthers fare with Sam Darnold under center? What will the post-Drew Brees era look like in New Orleans? Michael Baca provides the biggest offseason addition, most impactful loss and top draft priority for each NFC South team.
Once in a generation: Is Trevor Lawrence NFL's next big thing?
Trevor Lawrence chose to wear No. 16 at Clemson because of aspirations to become the next Peyton Manning, but scouts agree that Andrew Luck -- the last generational quarterback to enter the draft -- is a more accurate comparison
Sean Payton: Drew Brees' retirement won't fully hit until Saints' offseason workouts start
Sean Payton knew Drew Brees' retirement was coming. Mentally preparing to move on from a Hall of Famer doesn't make life any easier in the aftermath. Payton said the new reality wouldn't fully set in until the Saints hit the field.
Saints QB Jameis Winston ready for a rebrand: 'Game manager is not a bad' label
As Jameis Winston prepares for a second season with the Saints, and an open QB battle with Taysom Hill, the former Bucs starter is trying to transform his style of play. The first player in NFL history to throw 30 TDs and 30 INTs in the same season wants to be a game manager.
NFL's best rivalries in 2021: Browns vs. Steelers, Tom Brady vs. Bill Belichick and more
Which feuds will make their mark on the NFL next season? Adam Rank provides the 11 best rivalries in 2021, ranging from Browns vs. Steelers to Tom Brady vs. Bill Belichick.
Saints QB Jameis Winston: 'I would love to carry that torch' from Drew Brees
The Saints will have a QB competition for the first time in years to find the successor for Drew Brees. After re-signing in New Orleans on a one-year contract, Winston said he would be honored to follow in the future Hall of Famer's footsteps.
Which offseason NFL quarterback move will provide the most bang for the buck?
Looking at the trades, re-signings and free-agent acquisitions made this offseason, which quarterback move will provide the most bang for the buck? Our NFL analysts debate!
2021 NFL free agency: Biggest moves/non-moves
NFL free agency is off and running, with a flurry of activity to open up the new league year. So far, which teams have made the biggest moves -- and non-moves? Marc Sessler provides his unique analysis.
Brees expects 'good quarterback competition' between Taysom Hill, Jameis Winston
For the first time in nearly 20 years, a quarterback competition will be brewing this summer in New Orleans, and retired Saints QB Drew Brees expects a good one between Taysom Hill and Jameis Winston.
Saints coach Sean Payton expects QB competition between Jameis Winston, Taysom Hill
Saints coach Sean Payton is steadfast in his stance on the future at quarterback. It's going to be a competition between the recently re-signed Jameis Winston and Taysom Hill, no matter who else might end up coming into the fold.
Smith-Schuster vs. Winston: Who has more riding on '21 season?
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses who has the more "make or break" season in 2021: Pittsburgh Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster or New Orleans Saints QB Jameis Winston.
Jameis Winston, Taysom Hill praise each other amid Saints' QB competition
Saints quarterbacks Jameis Winston and Taysom Hill praise each other amid New Orleans' QB competition this offseason.
New duos we're most excited to see in '21 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights new duos they're most excited to see in 2021.
Brandt: QBs who need to answer the bell in 2021
NFL Network's Kyle Brandt lists quarterbacks who need to answer the bell in 2021.
Jameis Winston delivers motivational speech at Kenny Shaw's football camp
New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston delivers a motivational speech at Kenny Shaw's football camp.
Players who should be the most motivated in 2021 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights players who should be the most motivated in the 2021 season.
QBs with the most riding on the 2021 season | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights QBs with the most riding on the 2021 season.
'Huddle & Flow': Jameis Winston on competing with Taysom Hill
Saints QB Jameis Winston talks about competing with fellow New Orleans QB Taysom Hill on this episode of "Huddle & Flow" with Steve Wyche and Jim Trotter.
'Huddle & Flow': Jameis Winston gives advice to incoming rookie QBs
Saints QB Jameis Winston gives advice to the incoming rookie class of QBs on this episode of "Huddle & Flow" with Steve Wyche and Jim Trotter.
'Huddle & Flow': Jameis Winston talks about his turnovers in past seasons
Saints QB Jameis Winston talks about his turnovers in past seasons on this episode of "Huddle & Flow" with Steve Wyche and Jim Trotter.
'Huddle & Flow': Jameis Winston talks about becoming more decision-oriented
Saints QB Jameis Winston talks about becoming more decision-oriented on this episode of "Huddle & Flow" with Steve Wyche and Jim Trotter.
Burleson: Jameis Winston could be the Ryan Tannehill of the Saints
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses whether QB Jameis Winston carry the torch for the New Orleans Saints.
Jameis Winston emotionally reflects on 2020 season backing up Drew Brees
New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston emotionally reflects on 2020 season backing up former quarterback Drew Brees.
Jameis Winston: 'I'm excited' for QB competition with Taysom Hill
New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston says he's excited for quarterback competition with Taysom Hill.
Slater: Saints could be in play for Mitchell Trubisky
Jane Slater: The New Orleans Saints could be in play for Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky.
Rapoport: Saints re-sign Jameis Winston to one-year deal
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the New Orleans Saints re-signed QB Jameis Winston to one-year deal.
Steve Smith Sr.: Three things Jameis Winston needs to do to be a starting QB in 2021
NFL Network's Steve Smith Sr., Brian Baldinger and Brian Billick discuss if New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston can be a starting quarterback in 2021.
Robinson: Gauging Jameis Winston's value following Drew Brees' retirement
NFL Network's Michael Robinson gauges New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston's value following Drew Brees' retirement.
Michael Silver offers a full retrospect of the 2021 quarterback carousel
NFL Network's Michael Silver offers a full retrospect of the 2021 quarterback carousel.
Hanzus, Rosenthal, Sessler: Best, worst potential QB landing spots
The "Around The NFL" crew list the best, worst potential QB landing spots.
Rapoport: Saints clearing cap space to re-sign Jameis Winston
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo discuss the New Orleans Saints' plans at the quarterback position this offseason.
Rosenthal details notable players on his Top 101 free agents list for 2021
NFL Network's Gregg Rosenthal details notable players on his Top 101 free agents list for 2021.
Gregg Rosenthal: Jameis Winston will be a bargain for anyone who signs him
NFL Network's Gregg Rosenthal shares New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston will be a bargain for anyone who signs him during free agency.
David Carr matches five QB-needy teams with top potential starter in '21
NFL Network's David Carr matches five quarterback-needy teams with their top potential starting QB in 2021.