Week 1 NFL underdogs: Ben Roethlisberger, Lions, Andy Dalton among 10 to track
Can an aging Big Ben rekindle old form to out-sling Josh Allen? Does Cleveland's new-look defense have what it takes to stop Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs? Marc Sessler identifies 10 underdogs to track in Week 1 of the 2021 regular season.
NFL's top nine defenses in 2021: Rams and Bucs reign supreme, but Broncos have immense upside
Stopping today's high-octane offenses is a tough job, but somebody has to do it. Adam Schein projects the top nine NFL defenses in 2021. Who claims the No. 1 spot? Which stout units just missed the cut?
Top 10 safeties heading into 2021 NFL season
DeAngelo Hall ranks the top 10 safeties heading into the 2021 NFL season. Who makes the cut? Who doesn't? And who lands at No. 1?
Cleveland Browns' defense hounding hyped offense with upgraded cast of 'dynamic playmakers'
Cleveland's offense carries great expectations into the 2021 NFL season, but Jim Trotter says the upgraded defense is making life hell for Baker Mayfield and Co. at Browns training camp. And this has Myles Garrett thinking big: "Go to the playoffs and make a run."
State of the 2021 Cleveland Browns: Can Kevin Stefanski keep good times rolling?
Andrew Berry and Kevin Stefanski have Cleveland positioned as a potential AFC heavyweight. Can the Browns live up to sky-high expectations? Adam Rank explores the state of the franchise.
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.
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.
Biggest remaining offseason priority for each AFC team: Can Broncos land Aaron Rodgers?
Marc Sessler runs through the top remaining offseason priority of each AFC team. How much would acquiring Aaron Rodgers mean to the Broncos?
Myles Garrett a big believer in Jadeveon Clowney, Browns' revamped D: 'I think we'll be very scary'
After signing pass rushers Jadeveon Clowney and Takkarist McKinley, LB Anthony Walker and former Rams DBs John Johnson and Troy Hill, the Browns are easily better on paper. Myles Garrett believes they'll be much better come game time as well.
Browns S Grant Delpit: 'I'm doing everything I can to get on the field' after missing rookie year with injury
A torn Achilles robbed Grant Delpit of his rookie season and the Browns of their promising second-round pick. Entering the 2021 season, the LSU product is eager to remind spectators of just what he's capable of.
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 North roster reset: Three-horse race at the top of the division
Did the Browns do enough this offseason to win a division title in the coming campaign? Can the Bengals close the gap? Marc Sessler assesses where each AFC North team stands heading into the 2021 NFL Draft.
Veteran DT Malik Jackson confident in Browns' status as Super Bowl contender
Malik Jackson is another one of the veterans who decided to join the Browns this offseason with an eye on a lofty prize. Jackson firmly believes Cleveland is the place where he -- and other free agents eyeing the team -- can achieve greatness.
Browns GM: John Johnson a player who 'doesn't usually make it to the free-agent market'
Browns GM Andrew Berry described safety John Johnson as a talented young player entering his prime who "doesn't usually make it to the free-agent market."
NFL free-agent signings/trades that'll have biggest impact on 2021 season
A week into the new league year, movement across the NFL has come fast and furious. So, of all the players who changed teams thus far, who'll have the biggest impact in 2021? Adam Schein spotlights nine moves.
2021 NFL free agency: Best contracts given out so far
Gregg Rosenthal eyes some of the best deals of free agency so far, including the Steelers retaining JuJu Smith-Schuster and the Jets snagging Carl Lawson.
2021 NFL free agency: Three good analytic fits and three head-scratchers
Cynthia Frelund takes an analytical lens to the first wave of contract signings to find three strong fits -- and three that don't quite make sense. Where do Ryan Fitzpatrick and Andy Dalton land?
2021 NFL free agency: Tuesday's winners and losers
With the 2021 NFL free agency negotiation period continuing, Gregg Rosenthal spotlights some of Tuesday's winners and losers. What will Hunter Henry do for the Patriots? Do the Bears have a plan beyond Andy Dalton?
Former Rams safety John Johnson signing with Browns on 3-year, $33.75M deal
Former Los Angeles Rams safety John Johnson is signing with the Cleveland Browns on a three-year deal, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported.
2021 NFL free agency guide: Which teams will be spenders? Which players could be traded?
With the NFL's salary cap dropping due to the COVID-19 pandemic, free agency feels more unpredictable than ever before. Not to fret! Gregg Rosenthal provides a big-picture guide explaining which teams could be spenders, which players might be traded and much, much more.
2021 NFL free agency: Players who could get more money than you think
With free agency right around the corner, the marketplace is as unsettled as any in recent memory. Tom Pelissero spotlights a dozen players who could get more money than you think.
Ten defensive backs worth pursuing via free agency/2021 NFL Draft/trade
Which premier player should be a trade target for CB-needy teams? Who's among the top safeties on the market? DeAngelo Hall identifies his top 10 defensive backs worth pursuing via free agency, the 2021 NFL Draft or trade.
2021 NFL franchise/transition tag primer: Who are the no-brainers? Debatable candidates?
Which NFL players are in line to receive the franchise tag before the March 9 deadline? Gregg Rosenthal spotlights the no-brainers, as well as the more debatable candidates, across the league.
NFC Divisional Round playoff preview: Rams at Packers
The Divisional Round kicks off with an NFC showdown between arguably the game's best defensive player Aaron Donald and the No. 6 seed Los Angeles Rams and QB Aaron Rodgers and the host No. 1 seed Green Bay Packers.
John Johnson III denies Kirk Cousins' final pass to put win on ice
Cleveland Browns free safety John Johnson III denies Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins' final pass to put win on ice.
Players, teams poised for defensive breakthroughs in '21 | 'NFL Total Access'
'NFL Total Access' crew discusses which players and teams poised for defensive breakthroughs in the 2021 NFL season.
Defensive players set to break out in 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
The "NFL Total Access" crew shares their defensive players set to break out in 2021.
Four players on new teams who will excel in '21 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo, DeAngelo Hall, Jane Slater and Cynthia Frelund highlight four players on new teams who will excel in 2021.
PFF Roster Reset: Biggest player additions in AFC North
Pro Football Focus breaks down the rosters of AFC North teams.
AFC North Roster Reset: Top offseason acquisitions and losses for Steelers, Browns
AFC North Roster Reset: Around the NFL's Marc Sessler breaks down the top offseason acquisitions and losses in the division.
John Johnson III: Why I could be 'the glue' of Browns' secondary
Cleveland Browns safety John Johnson III joins "NFL Total Access" for an interview.
PFF's Chahrouri: One Browns signing that will gain more acclaim over time
Pro Football Focus' George Chahrouri: Why Cleveland Browns signing John Johnson III will gain more acclaim over time.
Wyche: Browns have quietly been a big winner in free agency
NFL Network's Steve Wyche says the Cleveland Browns have quietly been a big winner in free agency.
Kinkhabwala: John Johnson III chose Browns over other teams in free agency
NFL Network's Aditi Kinkhabwala shares Los Angeles Rams safety John Johnson III chose Cleveland Browns over other teams in free agency.
Rapoport: Browns land a 'big-time signing' in free agent John Johnson III
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Cleveland Browns land a "big-time signing" in free agent safety John Johnson III.
DeAngelo Hall's Top 3 free-agent DBs
NFL Network's DeAngelo Hall highlights his top 3 free agent defensive backs.
Every Rams interception | 2020 season
Watch every Los Angeles Rams interception from the NFL 2020 season.
Rams vs. Seahawks highlights | Super Wild Card Weekend
Watch the highlights from the Super Wild Card Weekend matchup between the Los Angeles Rams and the Seattle Seahawks.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players | Week 12
Here is every player with a Pro Football Focus grade of 90+ in Week 12 of the 2020 NFL season.
49ers vs. Rams highlights | Week 12
Watch all of the highlights from the San Francisco 49ers and Los Angeles Rams in their Week 12 divisional matchup in the 2020 NFL regular season.
Next Generations: John Johnson and Akida Warmsley
As the NFL launches into the next 100 years, current NFL Players pay it forward and pair up with Youth Football stars as part of the NFL's Way to Play initiative to promote proper playing technique across all levels of football. This week's "Next Generations" spotlight features two Rams as Los Angeles Rams safety John Johnson III breaks down film with youth star Akida Warmsley, quarterback of the Watts Rams.
Giants vs. Rams highlights | Week 4
Watch highlights from the New Yorks Giants vs. Los Angeles Rams Week 4 matchup during the 2020 season.
Rams vs. Bills highlights | Week 3
Watch the highlights from the Buffalo Bills' thrilling home win against the Los Angeles Rams in Week 3 of the 2020 NFL regular season.
John Johnson III rips jump-ball from Tyler Kroft for critical INT
Los Angeles Rams safety John Johnson III rips jump-ball from Buffalo Bills tight end Tyler Kroft for a critical interception.
Rams vs. Eagles highlights | Week 2
Watch the highlights from the Los Angeles Rams' 37-19 road win over the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 2 of the 2020 NFL regular season.
John Johnson III details his favorite aspects of new uniforms
Los Angeles Rams safety John Johnson III details his favorite aspects of the Los Angeles Rams' new uniforms.
Rams vs. Browns highlights | Week 3
Watch highlights from the Los Angeles Rams vs. Cleveland Browns during Week 3 of 2019.