Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 80-71: Baker Mayfield returns to list
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.
State of the 2021 Cincinnati Bengals: Is turnaround led by Joe Burrow imminent?
After adding more help for Joe Burrow in the offseason, are the Bengals on the verge of a breakthrough? Adam Rank examines the state of the franchise heading into the 2021 campaign.
Next Gen Stats' top 10 disruptors of 2020: Aaron Donald ranks high, but not No. 1 ...
Nick Shook ranks the top 10 disruptors of 2020 using Next Gen Stats. Aaron Donald makes the list, of course, but the reigning Defensive Player of the Year's ranking might surprise you.
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.
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.
Patriots' throwback approach should frighten NFL; five surprise free-agent signings
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explains why the Patriots' throwback approach should frighten the rest of the NFL. Plus, five surprising free-agent signings and more.
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 Saints DE Trey Hendrickson signing with Bengals for four years, $60 million
The Cincinnati Bengals are signing DE Trey Hendrickson to a four-year, $60 million contract with $32 million across the first two seasons, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero and NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday.
2021 NFL free agency: Ten boom-or-bust candidates (plus team fits)
Will Patrick Peterson be a star or liability? Can JuJu Smith-Schuster prove the last two years were an aberration? Gil Brandt takes a close look at 10 boom-or-bust free agents.
2021 NFL free agency: Analytics-based player-team fits
How much would Cam Newton lift Washington? Can any team make better use of Kenny Golladay than Philadelphia? Cynthia Frelund uses analytics to find ideal fits for key free agents.
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 matchmaking: One fit for each AFC team
Could Aaron Jones leave the Lambeau snow for South Beach? Might Ryan Fitzpatrick join Bill Belichick in New England? Marc Sessler matches one free agent with each AFC team.
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 unsung heroes: Naming one under-the-radar stud on each team
James Bradberry helped hold down the Giants' defense, while Allen Robinson stood alone on the Bears' offense. Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to identify one unsung hero on each NFC team.
NFL Divisional Round: Five things to watch in each game
Who's carrying a bigger burden in their upcoming clash: Lamar Jackson or Josh Allen? Gregg Rosenthal lists five things to watch in each Divisional Round game.
2021 NFL Pro Bowl snubs: Trey Hendrickson, Ryan Tannehill among 10 players who deserved honor
Now that the 2021 NFL Pro Bowl rosters have been revealed, Nick Shook identifies players who also deserved the honor. Should the Titans' Ryan Tannehill be on the AFC roster instead of the Texans' Deshaun Watson?
Ranking NFL teams most likely to win Super Bowl LV
Who are the true Super Bowl contenders? With the 2020 NFL regular season winding down, Adam Schein ranks the nine teams most likely to hoist the Lombardi Trophy on the evening of Feb. 7 in Tampa, Florida.
Five biggest threats to Chiefs' reign; Matt Ryan era's run its course in Atlanta
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks identifies the five teams most likely to derail the Chiefs' repeat effort. Plus, one franchise that should move on from its longtime QB and some MVP-level respect for a kicker (seriously).
Bruce Arians is right about Tom Brady; Packers feel like pretenders
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explores Bruce Arians' harsh assessment of Tom Brady's play. Plus, one faux contender, a draft class that lifted a franchise and a defense that could fuel a title run.
Five teams with an identity crisis, Ravens' play-calling firestorm and much more
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks spotlights five teams suffering from an identity crisis. Plus, the truth about Baltimore's play-calling firestorm and much more.
Trey Hendrickson out to lead NFL in sacks: No one 'in a race wants to take third'
Saints defensive end Trey Hendrickson is having his best season of his career. He currently lists third in the NFL sack race and he wants to take the lead.
Debrief: Top NFL storylines to track in second half of 2020
Are the Bills taking the AFC East? Will rookie QBs keep rolling? Can anyone stop Dalvin Cook? Gregg Rosenthal runs through second-half NFL storylines to track.
Saints' Marcus Davenport (foot) to miss rest of season
New Orleans Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport suffered a significant foot injury during Sunday's loss to the 49ers and will undergo season-ending surgery, per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero.
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.
Trey Hendrickson talks potential of Bengals' defensive unit
Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Trey Hendrickson talks potential of Bengals' defensive unit.
Bengals' top 5 plays through quarter mark of 2021 season | Next Gen Stats
Watch the Cincinnati Bengals' top 5 plays from the first quarter mark of the 2021 season, according to Next Gen Stats.
Most underrated players from Week 1 | Game Theory
Analytics guru Cynthia Frelund takes us through the most unexpected performances from the opening week of the NFL season.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Trey Hendrickson | No. 73
Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Trey Hendrickson has been voted as the No. 73 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Trey Hendrickson: My breakout season was 'a product of hard work'
Cincinnati Bengals DE Trey Hendrickson joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss his free agency move to the Bengals, his 2020 breakout season and QB Joe Burrow.
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.
Trey Hendrickson highlights | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of new Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Trey Hendrickson from the 2020 NFL season.
Daniel Jeremiah picks the most surprising team of free agency so far
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah picks the most surprising team of free agency so far.
Brian Baldinger, Michael Robinson and Marc Ross detail the Bills' offseason priorities
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger, Michael Robinson and Marc Ross detail the Buffalo Bills' offseason priorities.
Wyche: Trey Hendrickson will be most sought-after FA pass rusher
NFL Network's Steve Wyche explains why he believes New Orleans Saints DE Trey Hendrickson will be the most sought after pass rusher in free agency.
Every Trey Hendrickson sack | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of every New Orleans Saints defensive end Trey Hendrickson sack from the NFL 2020 season.
McGinest, L.T. list their 2021 Pro Bowl snubs
NFL Network's Willie McGinest, LaDainian Tomlinson list their 2021 Pro Bowl snubs.
Chiefs vs. Saints highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights of the Week 15 matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New Orleans Saints.
Saints crush Mahomes for key strip-sack turnover
New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Trey Hendrickson crushes Kansas City Chiefs Patrick Mahomes for a key strip-sack turnover in Week 15.
Trey Hendrickson bullrushes through Eric Fisher for the sack
New Orleans Saints defensive end Trey Hendrickson bullrushes through the Kansas City Chiefs offensive line to sack quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Baldy's Breakdowns: Trey Hendrickson is a sack machine
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger breaks down New Orleans Saints defensive end Trey Hendrickson's 9.5 sacks so far this season, tied for most in the NFL.
Saints' best defensive plays from strong win vs. Falcons | Week 11
Watch the best defensive plays made by the New Orleans Saints in their Week 11 matchup versus the Atlanta Falcons.
Trey Hendrickson SWALLOWS Matt Ryan for key third-down sack
New Orleans Saints defensive end Trey Hendrickson sacks Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan.
49ers vs. Saints highlights | Week 10
Watch the highlights of the Week 10 matchup versus the San Francisco 49ers and the New Orleans Saints.
PFF's 90 Club: Highest-graded players | Week 9
Pro Football Focus ranks every player who earned a grade of at least 90 in Week 9.
Top plays by the Saints defense in prime time | Week 9
Check out the New Orleans Saints best defensive plays in Week 9 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on "Sunday Night Football."
Saints vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 9
Watch the highlights from the Week 9 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.