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NFL injury updates, latest league news from Monday, Dec. 13
Kareem Hunt's recent return from injured reserve has encountered another interruption. The RB suffered an ankle injury in Cleveland's 24-22 win over Baltimore on Sunday, and Browns coach Kevin Stefanski told reporters Monday the team does not expect Hunt to play in Saturday's game against the Raiders.
Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 90-81: Three Buccaneers nab recognition after Super Bowl win
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2021 NFL season.
2021 NFL Draft: What to expect with five pivotal first-round picks
What will New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman do with the No. 11 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft? Chris McNeill takes a closer look at five selections that figure to be pivotal in Round 1.
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?
Giants DL Leonard Williams agrees to three-year, $63M deal
The New York Giants have secured the services of DL Leonard Williams for the next few seasons. Both sides agreed to a three-year contract on Tuesday.
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 franchise tag tracker: Chris Godwin, Marcus Maye among 10 players tagged
The deadline for NFL teams to place the franchise or transition tags on prospective free agents has come and gone, and clubs around the league had some decisions to make.
Giants place franchise tag on DL Leonard Williams
Leonard Williams is staying in New York for at least another season. The Giants are expected to franchise tag the defensive lineman, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday.
2021 NFL free agency: Notable departures for all 32 teams
With the 2021 NFL free agency period upon us, here's a team-by-team breakdown of notable NFL free agents and players who have been released or signed/traded elsewhere.
Three 2021 NFL free agents who should stay and three who should go
Will Jameis Winston find a better place to play QB than with the Saints? Should Allen Robinson return to the Bears? Gil Brandt lists three 2021 free agents who should stay put and three who need new teams.
Top 101 NFL free agents of 2021: The best players available
Gregg Rosenthal has scoured the market to formulate NFL.com's Top 101 Free Agents of 2021. Who are the best players available in this year's class?
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.
Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, Bills QB Josh Allen lead Players of the Week
Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen and Green Bay signal-caller Aaron Rodgers lead the way in the NFL's weekly honor roll.
NFL Hot or Not: Giants and Browns inspire, Gregg Williams gets fired
What's hot? The Giants' stingy defense and the Browns' explosive offense. What's not? Gregg Williams' defensive strategy. Marc Sessler provides his unique interpretation of notable happenings across the NFL.
NFL Week 13 winners and losers: Baker Mayfield balls, Bears in free fall
Did anyone enjoy a better Sunday than Baker Mayfield? Is this bottom for the slumping Chicago Bears? Adam Schein spotlights the winners and losers from Week 13 of the 2020 NFL season.
Debrief: Future free agents who stand to make bank with 2020 play
Gregg Rosenthal highlights future NFL free agents who are in line to pump up their market value heading into the stretch run of the 2020 season.
Training Camp Buzz: Chuck Clark on Earl Thomas release: Ravens 'putting that situation in the rear view'
The 2020 regular season is just around the corner, and NFL Network has you covered with wall-to-wall training camp coverage each day starting at 10 a.m. ET. Follow along here for some of the best sights, sounds and moments from "Inside Training Camp Live" and around the NFL.
Top 25 NFL free agents in 2021: Prospective class teeming with talent
2020 represents a contract year for a number of spectacular NFL players. With that in mind, Gregg Rosenthal takes a sneak peek at next offseason's open market, ranking his top 25 prospective free agents of 2021.
NFC East training camp preview: Eagles' new weapon, Cowboys' Qs
Will Jalen Reagor unlock Philadelphia's offensive potential? Do the loaded Cowboys have a potential bugaboo on each side of the ball? Nick Shook examines all four NFC East teams ahead of training camp, identifying notable position battles, strengths and weaknesses.
Franchise tag roundup: Who got a deal done ahead of deadline?
Very few of the players who received a franchise or transition tag have agreed to terms with their teams on new deals, and some players have yet to even sign their tag, in hopes of an 11th-hour agreement or a trade.
Leonard Williams to play out franchise tag with Giants
The Giants and defensive end Leonard Williams are on the same page in regards to Wednesday's long-term contract deadline for franchised players. The plan is for Williams to play out the one-year tag before deciding on his future, Ian Rapoport reports.
Giants DL Leonard Williams signs franchise tag
Leonard Williams and the Giants are running run it back. The former first-round DL signed his franchise tag, the team announced. Williams was acquired in a midseason trade with the Jets.
Dave Gettleman won't deny OL a 'pressure point' for Giants
Will the New York Giants select an offensive lineman with their first selection in next week's 2020 NFL Draft? Could they trade down? Kimberly Jones breaks down GM Dave Gettelman's pre-draft conference call.
Leonard Williams exhibits tremendous power on hit-stick sack
New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams exhibits tremendous power on hit-stick sack.
Leonard Williams' third-down strip-sack nearly forces third takeaway
New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams has a strip-sack against Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes that nearly forces a takeaway on third down in the red zone.
Most underrated players from Week 7 | Next Gen Stats
Analytics guru Cynthia Frelund takes us through the most unexpected performances from week 7 of the NFL season.
Leonard Williams forces former teammate Darnold into safety
New York Giants defensive lineman Leonard Williams forces Carolina Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold into a safety.
Leonard Williams wraps up Stafford for second sack of the first quarter
New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams wraps-up Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford for second sack of the first quarter.
Stafford gets swallowed up by Leonard Williams on third down sack
Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford gets swallowed up by New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams on third down sack.
'Big Cat' Leonard Williams engulfs Matt Ryan for sack
New York Giants defensive tackle Leonard Williams engulfs Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan for a sack.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Leonard Williams | No. 84
New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams has been voted as the No. 84 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Frelund, Mariucci highlight head-scratching free agency signings with Next Gen Stats
Take a look at the Next Gen Stats breakdown of the most surprising free agency signings around the NFL.
Rapoport details Leonard Williams' 'massive' $63M deal with Giants
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport details defensive lineman Leonard Williams' "massive" $63M deal with New York Giants.
Rapoport: Giants 'committed' to working on long-term deal with Leonard Williams
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport says that the New York Giants are 'committed' to working on long-term deal with defensive tackle Leonard Williams.
Rapoport: Giants expected to franchise tag DL Leonard Williams
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the New York Giants are expected to franchise tag DL Leonard Williams.
Judy Battista reveals 'the priority' of Giants' 2021 offseason
NFL Network's Judy Battista breaks down the New York Giants priority for the 2021 offseason.
Judy Battista: Top 5 free agents for Jaguars to target
NFL Network's Judy Battista breaks down the 2021 offseason forecast for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Battista: Where Giants stand in Williams, Tomlinson negotiations
NFL Network's Judy Battista details where Giants stand in Williams, Tomlinson contract negotiations.
Rapoport: Three potential franchise-tag targets
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport highlights three potential franchise tag targets.
Gregg Rosenthal: 'I don't think' Leonard Williams leaves Giants
Around the NFL's Gregg Rosenthal says that he does not think that defensive tackle Leonard Williams will leave the New York Giants.
Kim Jones examines the state of the Giants entering '21 offseason
NFL Network's Kim Jones examines the state of the New York Giants entering the 2021 offseason.
Top 10 Giants plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the New York Giants in the 2020 NFL season.
Every game-changing play by Leonard Williams | Week 17
Watch Every game-changing play by New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams in Week 17.
Cowboys vs. Giants highlights | Week 17
Watch highlights from the Week 17 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the New York Giants.
Leonard Williams swings down Andy Dalton on sack for loss of 9 yards
New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams swings down Dallas Cowboys quarterback Andy Dalton on sack for loss of 9 yards.
Leonard Williams pressures Andy Dalton into key red-zone INT
New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams pressures Dallas Cowboys Andy Dalton into key red-zone interception.
Leonard Williams halts Cowboys' momentum with key sack
New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams halts Dallas Cowboys' momentum with key sack.