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 Minnesota Vikings: Time for Mike Zimmer's crew to strike
Can Mike Zimmer and the Vikings push the Packers for the NFC North title, regardless of Aaron Rodgers' status? Adam Rank takes stock of where Minnesota stands heading toward the 2021 season.
Vikings QB Kirk Cousins plans to be an 'open book' to rookie Kellen Mond
Kirk Cousins isn't bothered by the Vikings using a Day 2 draft pick on a signal-caller who could one day take his job. The veteran is a willing mentor to Texas A&M product Kellen Mond.
Next Gen Stats' top 10 deep passers of 2020: Aaron Rodgers lands at No. 4
Nick Shook ranks the top 10 deep passers of the 2020 season using Next Gen Stats. Reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers is included in the rankings, of course, but the top of the list is sure to surprise.
Projecting the NFL's top 10 offenses in 2021: Buccaneers or Chiefs at No. 1?
The bulk of NFL roster reconstruction is behind us. The schedule is out. It's high time for 2021 season forecasting! With that in mind, Cynthia Frelund counts down her top 10 offenses, based on updated win-share projections.
NFC North projected starters: Bears begin new era at QB; boom or bust for Vikings
Will rookies Justin Fields and Teven Jenkins spark a breakthrough by the Bears? Can the Vikings overcome some major question marks? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every team in the NFC North.
NFC North draft grades: Bears flip the script with Justin Fields; Lions forge an identity
How did the four NFC North teams fare in the 2021 NFL Draft? The Bears certainly have a spring in their step after acquiring a shiny new quarterback, while the Lions' new regime clearly has a plan. Gennaro Filice provides grades for each draft haul.
Vikings GM Rick Spielman: 'Right now, there's no question that Kirk Cousins is our quarterback'
The Vikings used a third-round pick on QB Kellen Mond. It wasn't a move that should threaten Kirk Cousins' job in the short term. GM Rick Spielman said the move simply followed Minnesota's draft board and he selected a talented player who can grow.
RGIII: Kirk Cousins 'cashing checks' with Vikings, 'not real happy' with Kellen Mond pick
When the Vikings selected Texas A&M quarterback Kellon Mond, it signaled to some that Kirk Cousins' time was soon up in Minnesota. For one of Cousins' former teammates and QB mates, that time is already past due.
2021 NFL Draft Day 2 winners, losers: Browns' D up, Kirk Cousins down
Gregg Rosenthal takes stock of who's up and who's down after Day 2 of the 2021 NFL Draft. Browns GM Andrew Berry's defense is looking better all the time. Does Kirk Cousins have reason to worry?
NFC North roster reset: While Packers stay quiet, Bears, Lions and Vikings in flux
Will Andy Dalton upgrade the Bears' offense? Can Jared Goff be more than a bridge for the Lions? Grant Gordon takes stock of the NFC North ahead of the 2021 NFL Draft.
QB Index: Ranking the 59 starting quarterbacks of the 2020 NFL season
NFL.com editors evaluated every quarterback who started a game (including the playoffs) during the 2020 NFL season to create a complete ranking from 1 to 59. Did winning Super Bowl LV give Tom Brady enough juice to knock MVP Aaron Rodgers from the top spot?
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer on QB Kirk Cousins: 'Kirk's our guy'
Minnesota isn't immune to the QB chatter despite signing Kirk Cousins to a two-year contract extension in 2020. Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said Friday unequivocally he's confident in his quarterback.
Bucs' success of Brady signing has NFL eyeing massive QB movement
Last March, Tampa Bay went all in with the signing of Tom Brady, a get-rich-quick scheme that paid off handsomely. Now, after the Bucs' success, many in this copycat league are bracing for falling dominos, with unprecedented quarterback movement this offseason, writes Michael Silver.
Titans RB Derrick Henry, Vikings QB Kirk Cousins among Players of the Week
Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry and Minnesota Vikings Kirk Cousins led the way in the NFL's weekly honor roll.
QB Index, Week 17: Aaron Rodgers reclaims No. 1 ranking
Was Aaron Rodgers' Week 16 performance enough to oust Patrick Mahomes from No. 1? How far did Kyler Murray fall after struggling last Sunday? NFL.com editors evaluate the QB rankings heading into the final week of the 2020 NFL regular season.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 17: Quarterbacks
Adam Rank breaks down which quarterbacks you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 17 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 17: Intro
Adam Rank breaks down which players you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 17 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
QB Index, Week 16: Jalen Hurts, Mitch Trubisky rise up the rankings
Is Jalen Hurts already a top-20 quarterback? Has Mitch Trubisky truly turned a corner in his NFL career? NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy heading into Week 16 of the 2020 NFL season.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 16: Friday/Saturday
Adam Rank breaks down which players you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 16 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season -- beginning with the NFL's Friday and Saturday games.
Special Christmas Day edition of NFL to feature Vikings vs. Saints
A special Christmas Day edition of the NFL on FOX, NFL Network and Amazon Prime Video airs Friday, December 25 at 4:30 PM ET with quarterback Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints hosting quarterback Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings.
Debrief: Previewing movers and shakers in 2021 QB market
Will Carson Wentz be playing for someone other than the Eagles in 2021? Gregg Rosenthal eyes available names and needy teams in the upcoming QB market.
QB Index, Week 15: Aaron Rodgers overtakes Patrick Mahomes at No. 1
Does Aaron Rodgers deserve the title of QB1 over Patrick Mahomes? NFL.com editors assess the quarterback hierarchy heading into Week 15 of the 2020 NFL season.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 15: Quarterbacks
Adam Rank breaks down which quarterbacks you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 15 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
Garafolo previews an 'interesting pivot point' to come in Vikings' QB situation
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo previews an "interesting pivot point" to come in Minnesota Vikings' QB situation.
Daniel Jeremiah finds Kirk Cousins of 2021 NFL Draft class
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah finds Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins of 2021 NFL Draft class.
Every team's best play from a QB | 2020 NFL season
Relive the top moments from every team's top quarterback play from the 2020 NFL season.
Pelissero: Kirk Cousins appears entrenched as Vikes' QB1 through 2022
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero says that Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins appears entrenched as the Vikings' QB1 through 2022.
Kirk Cousins offers his assessment of the Vikings' 2020 season
Minnesota Vikings QB Kirk Cousins offers his assessment of the Vikings' 2020 season on "Good Morning Football."
Top 10 Vikings plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the Minnesota Vikings in the 2020 NFL season.
Kirk Cousins' best plays from 4-TD game | Week 17
Watch Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins' best plays from 4-TD game in the Week 17 win against the Detroit Lions.
Vikings vs. Lions highlights | Week 17
Watch all the highlights of the Week 17 matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the Detroit Lions.
C.J. Ham is left all alone in the flat for 30-yard catch and run
Minnesota Vikings fullback C.J. Ham is left all alone in the flat for 30-yard catch and run against the Detroit Lions.
Kirk Cousins hits the Griddy after scoring TD
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins hits the Griddy after scoring touchdown against the Detroit Lions.
Justin Jefferson breaks Anquan Boldin's rookie receiving yardage record
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson breaks Anquan Boldin's rookie receiving yardage record against the Detroit Lions.
Justin Jefferson shrugs off defender for 38-yard catch and run
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson shrugs off defender for 38-yard catch and run against the Detroit Lions.
Can't-Miss Play: Chad Beebe pinballs off defenders on 40-yard TD before half
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Chad Beebe pinballs off Detroit Lions defenders on 40-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Kirk Cousins.
Vikings' mesh frees up Ameer Abdullah for TD vs. RB's old team
Minnesota Vikings' mesh frees up Ameer Abdullah for touchdown vs. the running back's old team.
Mattison's sick juke puts DB on skates on 28-yard TD catch and run
Minnesota Vikings running back Alexander Mattison's sick juke puts Detroit Lions defensive back on skates on 28-yard TD catch and run.
Vikings vs. Saints highlights | Week 16
Watch the Minnesota Vikings vs. New Orleans Saints highlights from Week 16 of the 2020 NFL season.
Cousins threads the needle to Thielen for fourth-and-goal TD
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins threads the needle to wide receiver Adam Thielen for fourth-and-goal TD.
Irv Smith Jr. hauls in his second TD grab from his knees
Minnesota Vikings tight end Irv Smith Jr. hauls in his second TD grab from his knees.
Irv Smith Jr. cashes in on Vikes' takeaway with open TD in the flat
Minnesota Vikings tight end Irv Smith Jr. cashes in on Vikes' takeaway with open TD in the flat.
Adam Thielen gets flipped at the end of 19-yard grab
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen gets flipped at the end of 19-yard grab.
Kurt Warner's Top 3 QB storylines for Week 16
NFL Network's Kurt Warner joins "NFL Total Access" to break down the three most compelling quarterback storylines to unfold heading into Week 16 of the 2020 NFL season.
Bears vs. Vikings highlights | Week 15
Watch the game highlights of the Week 15 matchup between the Chicago Bears and the Minnesota Vikings.
Tyler Conklin barrels into the end zone for 20-yard catch and run TD
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins throws a 20-yard touchdown pass to tight end Tyler Conklin.
Tyler Conklin shows off wheels during 30-yard catch and run
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins throws a 30-yard pass to tight end Tyler Conklin.