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.
Next Gen Stats' top 10 coverage players in 2020: 49ers LB Fred Warner crashes DB-heavy rankings
Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to rank the top 10 coverage players of the 2020 NFL season. 49ers linebacker Fred Warner earns a spot on a list dominated by defensive backs.
NFL's most underappreciated players: Jordan Poyer, Courtland Sutton, Alex Highsmith among AFC picks
Who are the NFL's most underappreciated players? Cynthia Frelund scours every AFC roster and uses her context-based models to spotlight one overlooked standout on each team.
AFC unsung heroes: Naming one under-the-radar stud on each team
The Bills' Cole Beasley and the Browns' Rashard Higgins might not be stars, but they played like studs in 2020. Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to identify one unsung hero on each AFC team.
Next Gen Stats-based 2020 NFL All-Pro Team: Defense
Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to assemble a 2020 All-Pro squad. Did Myles Garrett and Roquan Smith make the cut on defense?
NFL's top 10 players on losing teams: Chargers, Vikings fill half the rankings
Through the first three months of the 2020 NFL season, 17 teams have more Ls than Ws. But losing operations still have winning individual efforts. Nick Shook ranks the top 10 players on sub-.500 clubs.
NFL Research awards at the quarter mark: Top QB, rookie, more
What was the best coaching call from the season's first four weeks? Most clutch play? The NFL Media Research team's Cole Jacobson hands out awards for the first quarter of the 2020 campaign.
Bengals agree to 3-year deal with safety Vonn Bell
The Cincinnati Bengals continue to remake the secondary and added a big get in the second phase of free agency, former Saints safety Vonn Bell.
QB Index, Week 6: Russell Wilson catches Patrick Mahomes!
Make room on the throne! Patrick Mahomes isn't alone at the top of NFL.com's QB rankings for the first time this season. See where all 32 starting quarterbacks rank heading into Week 6.
State of the Franchise: Bengals a sneaky sleeper in 2019?
For the first time since 2002, the Bengals have someone other than Marvin Lewis as head coach. Where does Cincinnati stand in Year 1 under Zac Taylor? Adam Rank dives into the state of the franchise.
AFC North roster reset: Browns' Beckham trade rocks landscape
The Cleveland Browns are all the rage after trading for Odell Beckham Jr. But the Steelers still have Big Ben, and the Ravens are reigning division champs. Tom Blair eyes each AFC North team heading into the 2019 NFL Draft.
2018 NFL rookie report card: Ranking each team's class, 1 to 32
Which NFL team enjoyed the best rookie class in 2018? The worst? Jeremy Bergman and Nick Shook teamed up to rank every single group, from 1 to 32.
AFC North rookie grades: Browns, Ravens land core performers
Baker Mayfield led a crop of foundation-laying newbies in Cleveland, while Lamar Jackson sparked a run to the playoffs in Baltimore. Nick Shook checks in on each rookie class in the AFC North.
Baker Mayfield, Saquon Barkley lead 2018 NFL All-Rookie Team
Gil Brandt assembles an all-star team of the top rookies of the 2018 NFL season. Did Baker Mayfield nab the QB slot with his efforts to revive the Cleveland Browns?
Top 10 2018 rookie classes: Browns newbies impress
Good news has been hard to come by of late for the Browns, but Chris Wesseling sees reason for hope. Cleveland leads his ranking of the top 10 2018 rookie classes.
2018 NFL rookie rankings: Derwin James tops list at midseason
With the 2018 rookie class halfway through Year 1, Daniel Jeremiah ranks the top 25 newbies in the NFL right now. Who's No. 1? How do the quarterbacks stack up? Which undrafted player makes the cut?
Buccaneers bench Jameis Winston after four INTs
Jameis Winston's dreadful day ended early. Ryan Fitzpatrick has replaced Winston at quarterback in Tampa Bay's game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Big Ben: Burfict threatened JuJu after hit on Brown
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger called Vontaze Burfict's hit on Antonio Brown "typical antics" and said the Bengals linebacker then threatened receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster.
NFL not expected to suspend Burfict for elbow hit
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict is not expected to be suspended for his play on Sunday, including an elbow to Steelers WR Antonio Brown's head.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 6 games
Week 6's slate of games featured a matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Oakland Raiders in London. Around The NFL takes you through what we learned from Sunday's tilts.
Top 10 defensive rookies: Derwin James jumps off film
Just two weeks into the season, a number of 2018 NFL Draft selections are making their mark on the defensive side of the ball. Chris Wesseling identifies the top 10 rookie defenders in the early goings.
What to watch for in Sunday's preseason games
It's dress rehearsal week in the NFL as teams get ready for the start of the NFL season. Who will take center stage? Here's what to watch for in Week 3 of the preseason.
Preseason Week 2: Winners/losers for each AFC team
After the second week of NFL preseason action, Gregg Rosenthal provides winners and losers for each AFC team.
Bengals release veteran safety George Iloka
Another starting safety is on the market. The Cincinnati Bengals have released veteran George Iloka, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo reported.
AFC training camp battles: Jets' annual QB race tops list
Who'll emerge from the Jets' annual QB derby? Which Broncos back will earn the bulk of the carries? What is the Steelers' plan at safety? Who is poised to get the most targets from Tom Brady? Gregg Rosenthal spotlights the top 20 position battles in the AFC.
Jessie Bates III reveals what makes Joe Burrow a franchise QB
Cincinnati Bengals S Jessie Bates III joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss QB Joe Burrow and the Bengals outlook for 2021.
Jessie Bates III highlights | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of Cincinnati Bengals safety Jessie Bates III from the 2020 NFL season.
Top 10 Bengals plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the 10 best highlight plays made by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2020 NFL season.
Cowboys vs. Bengals highlights | Week 14
Watch highlights from the Week 14 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Cincinnati Bengals.
Top defense of the week | Week 11
Watch the top defense of Week 11 during the NFL 2020 season.
Bengals vs. Washington highlights | Week 11
Watch all of the highlights from Washington Football Team's Week 11 win against the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2020 NFL regular season.
6-foot-8 DL's tip turns into Jessie Bates' third INT of 2020
6-foot-8 Washington Football Team defensive lineman Margus Hunt's tip turns into Washington's Jessie Bates' third interception of 2020.
PFF: Every team's highest-graded players in 2020
PFF reveals the highest-graded player on every team through the first 10 weeks of the 2020 season.
Bengals vs. Steelers highlights | Week 10
Watch the highlights from the Week 10 matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
PFF's midseason All-Pro team for 2020
Pro Football Focus unveils its All-Pro Team at the midpoint of the 2020 season.
Titans vs. Bengals highlights | Week 8
Watch the game highlights from the Week 8 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and the Cincinnati Bengals.
Jessie Bates locates Tannehill's end-zone pass for key INT
Cincinnati Bengals' safety Jessie Bates locates Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill's end zone pass for key interception.
Bengals vs. Colts highlights | Week 6
Watch all of the highlights from the Indianapolis Colts' home win against the visiting Cincinnati Bengals in Week 6 of the 2020 NFL regular season.
Can't-Miss Play: Jessie Bates MOSSES Zach Pascal for impressive INT
Can't-Miss Play: Cincinnati Bengals safety Jessie Bates MOSSES Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Zach Pascal for an impressive interception.
Bengals vs. Ravens highlights | Week 5
Watch the highlights from the Week 5 matchup between the Bengals and Ravens.
Bengals vs. Browns highlights | Week 14
Watch the highlights from the Week 14 matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cleveland Browns.
Jessie Bates picks off twice-tipped throw for wild INT
Cincinnati Bengals safety Jessie Bates intercepts a pass from Cleveland Browns quarterbacl Baker Mayfield.
Bengals vs. Raiders highlights | Week 11
Watch the highlights of the Week 11 matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Oakland Raiders.
Jessie Bates reads Carr's eyes perfectly for interception
Cincinnati Bengals safety Jesse Bates III intercepts a pass thrown by Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr.
Ravens vs. Bengals highlights | Week 10
Watch the highlights from the Week 10 matchup between Baltimore Ravens and Cincinnati Bengals.
Bengals vs. Ravens highlights | Week 6
Watch the highlights from the Week 6 matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Baltimore Ravens.
Bengals vs. Steelers highlights | Week 4, 2019
Watch the Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers highlights from Week 4 of the 2019 season.