Ranking the NFL's worst-to-first candidates in 2021: 49ers, Falcons, Broncos ready to rise?
Since divisional realignment back in 2002, we've only experienced two NFL seasons in which at least one team didn't go from worst to first. Who could accomplish the feat in 2021? Adam Schein ranks the eight candidates.
Bold predictions for 2021 NFL season: Aaron Rodgers lifts Broncos, Julio Jones fuels Titans
Fulfilling an annual offseason duty, Adam Schein makes bold predictions for the coming NFL campaign -- and this time around, he's feeling EXTRA frisky. Ready for Aaron Rodgers and Julio Jones to sport new uniforms? How about Myles Garrett making history?
AFC North projected starters: Browns bursting with firepower; don't dismiss Steelers
Is this the Browns' year? How frisky are the Bengals? Will the Ravens struggle to manufacture a pass rush? Are people hastily dismissing the Steelers? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every AFC North team.
Joe Burrow participates in Day 1 of Bengals OTAs
The Bengals began OTAs with full attendance. All eyes were on one player in particular. Joe Burrow participated in passing drills, marking his first on-field activity with the team since tearing the ACL and MCL in his left knee last November.
Bengals OC Brian Callahan on Joe Mixon's workload: 'He should be on the field every down'
Bengals RB Joe Mixon is another dynamic playmaker returning from injury in 2021, and offensive coordinator Brian Callahan sees him as a workhorse back going forward.
Zac Taylor: Joe Mixon (foot) is healthy and feels ready to go in 2021
Joe Mixon was supposed to be the Bengals' workhorse back to take pressure off QB Joe Burrow last year. Injuries wrecked those plans. Cincinnati HC Zac Taylor said Wednesday that Mixon is healthy and ready to go in 2021.
Ranking all eight candidates to go worst to first in 2021 NFL season
Will George Kittle's 49ers or Julio Jones' Falcons go from worst to first? Gil Brandt ranks all eight candidates to flip their fortunes in 2021.
Cincinnati Bengals place RB Joe Mixon (foot) on injured reserve
The Cincinnati Bengals have placed running back Joe Mixon on injured reserve and will miss at least the next three games.
Friday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 11
Joe Mixon isn't ready to return yet. The Bengals' bell-cow back has been ruled out for Sunday's game against Washington, his fourth straight on the sidelines because of a nagging foot injury. Here's other injuries and roster news we're tracking on Friday.
RB Index, Week 8: Time for Ezekiel Elliott to make good on contract
The Cowboys are down, but they are not going to be out IF Ezekiel Elliott starts playing like the $90 million running back he is, Maurice Jones-Drew writes. Plus, a third rookie enters his top-15 RB rankings.
Friday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 7
Bengals RB Joe Mixon was unable to practice this week because of a foot injury and has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Browns. Here is other injury and roster news we're tracking on Friday.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 7: Running backs
Adam Rank breaks down which running backs you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 7 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
RB Index, Week 7: Derrick Henry tops list of scariest running backs to tackle
Halloween is coming up, so Maurice Jones-Drew reveals his top five scariest running backs to tackle. Plus, check out his updated RB rankings ahead of Week 7.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 6: Five players who are better than stats suggest
David Carr discusses five offensive players who are better than their stats suggest. Plus, two Raiders enter the top 15 player rankings.
RB Index, Week 6: Six landing spots for Le'Veon Bell
Maurice Jones-Drew identifies six potential landing spots for running back Le'Veon Bell, who was released Tuesday evening by the New York Jets. Could there be a reunion in Pittsburgh? Plus, his updated RB rankings ahead of Week 6.
Injury roundup: Falcons' Julio Jones (hamstring) inactive vs. Panthers
The Falcons will be without their top wideout Sunday against Carolina. Wide receiver Julio Jones (hamstring) will be inactive versus the Panthers, Tom Pelissero reports. Jones was considered a game-time decision.
RB Index, Week 5: Alvin Kamara headlines RB rankings at quarter mark
Maurice Jones-Drew updates his rankings of the top 15 running backs after the first four weeks of the season. Who's No. 1? Which rookies made the list?
Buccaneers QB Tom Brady, Browns DE Myles Garrett among NFL Players of the Week
Tom Brady nabbed his first NFC weekly award, while Myles Garrett's big Sunday earned him honors as well. The AFC Offensive Player of the Week went to a non-quarterback for the first time this season.
NFL Hot or Not: Cel-e-brate good times, Browns fans!
Week 4's in the books. So ... what's hot and what's not? Marc Sessler has his finger on the NFL pulse, and this dispatch opens with a magical moment for one long-suffering fan base.
Don't count out Eagles, Cowboys or Bengals for the 2020 NFL season
Eagles, Cowboys and Bengals fans should not despair. Adam Rank explains why he's holding out hope for all three slow-starting franchises this season.
Injury roundup: Seahawks' Chris Carson expected to play vs. Dolphins
Seattle Seahawks starting running back Chris Carson (MCL sprain) was listed as questionable, but is expected to face the Dolphins today, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
RB Index, Week 4: Five most physical rushing teams
Maurice Jones-Drew reveals the league's most physical rushing teams. Plus, which team is the first this season to have two players in his top-15 RB rankings?
NFL Hot or Not: Enjoy Josh Allen -- and protect Joe Burrow!
In the wake of Week 3, Marc Sessler catalogs what's hot (the Josh Allen experience, Kyle Shanahan's genius) and what's not (Joe Burrow's protection, Dwayne Haskins' viability) across the NFL.
RB Index, Week 3: Grouping dual-threat QBs into 5 tiers
Dual-threat quarterbacks are off to a hot start in 2020. Maurice Jones-Drew divides these multi-talented QBs into five tiers. Plus, there's a new No. 1 in his top-15 running back rankings.
Every team's best play from a RB | 2020 NFL season
Relive the top moments from every team's top running back play from the 2020 NFL season.
Joe Mixon highlights | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon 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.
Rapoport: Joe Mixon doubtful for Week 10 vs. Steelers
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports that Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon is doubtful for Week 10 against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Joe Mixon's top plays at midseason
Check out Joe Mixon's top plays for the Cincinnati Bengals at the midseason of the 2020 NFL season.
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.
Burrow floats 19-yard pass to Mixon for successful fourth-down conversation
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow floats a 19-yard pass to running back Joe Mixon for a successful 4th down conversation.
Tom Pelissero recaps notable inactive, active players for Week 5
Tom Pelissero recaps notable inactive, active players for Week 5.
Joe Mixon's biggest plays from 3-TD game | Week 4
Watch all of Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon's biggest plays from his 3 touchdown game in week 4.
Jaguars vs. Bengals highlights | Week 4
Watch the highlights of the Jacksonville Jaguars against the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 4 during the 2020 season.
Hat-trick TD! Joe Mixon squeaks through traffic on 23-yard burst
Hat-trick touchdown! Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon squeaks through traffic on a 23-yard burst.
Mixon it up! RB cuts back for winding 34-yard TD run
Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon cuts back for a winding 34-yard touchdown run.
Can't-Miss Play: Joe Mixon hurdles DB for acrobatic TD catch and run
Can't-Miss Play: Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon hurdles defensive back for an acrobatic catch and run touchdown.
Top clutch plays of the week | Week 3
Check out the top clutch plays of Week 3 of the 2020 season.
Rank: Five players you must move on from in fantasy
NFL Network's Adam Rank highlights five players to move on from in fantasy football after Week 3.
Bengals vs. Browns highlights | Week 2
Watch the Cincinnati Bengals vs. Cleveland Browns highlights during Week 2 of the 2020 season.
Fantasy starts, sits for Bengals-Browns on 'TNF'
NFL Network's Marcus Grant, Cynthia Frelund, Kimmi Chex, and Adam Rank discuss fantasy starts and sits for Cincinnati Bengals-Cleveland Browns on 'Thursday Night Football' during Week 2.
Best plays from Joe Mixon's first three seasons
Watch the best plays from Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon's first three seasons
Rapoport: Joe Mixon, Bengals agree to terms on four-year, $48M extension
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports that running back Joe Mixon has agreed to terms on a four-year, $48-million contract extension with the Cincinnati Bengals.
Best, worst second-round RBs for your fantasy draft
NFL Network's Kimmi Chex, Marcas Grant and Adam Rank share which running backs are the best or the worst to draft in the second round.
'GMFB': Players who can sneak into Top 5 rushers list in '20
The "Good Morning Football" crew selects players who can be on the Top Five rushers list in 2020 who were not on the list in 2019.