James had a solid season last year, perhaps aided by the steadily rising talent around him. But the Dolphins also trusted him significantly, and were rewarded with the rise of Pro Bowl running back Jay Ajayi. According to NFL Research, the Dolphins ranked second in the league in running plays off the outside hip of the right tackle, meaning it was quite a busy year for the veteran. The average gain on those plays? An average of 4.96 yards per carry. It was nearly double the amount of plays Miami ran off the left tackle.
Packers QB Jordan Love placed on reserve/COVID-19 list
Green Bay announced Monday that it placed backup quarterback Jordan Love on the reserve/COVID-19 list.
Jets WR Corey Davis to undergo season-ending core muscle surgery
New York will be without its big free-agent signing for the rest of the season.
Ron Rivera: Yannick Ngakoue's hit that injured Logan Thomas was 'avoidable'
Washington received better news than expected regarding Logan Thomas' knee injury suffered in Sunday's win over the Raiders. But Ron Rivera still didn't take kindly to Yannick Ngakoue's hit on the TE.
Panthers HC Matt Rhule: Decision to fire OC Joe Brady 'purely football' related
Panthers head coach Matt Rhule explained his decision to fire OC Joe Brady when speaking to reporters Monday.
NFL injury updates, latest league news from Monday, Dec. 6
A new injury to Tyrod Taylor has positioned rookie Davis Mills to take over once again as the Texans QB heading into a Week 14 matchup with the Saints.
Tyler Lockett led 'really touching' meeting day before Seahawks scored upset win over 49ers
A chaotic rally in Sunday's win over the 49ers may have given the Seahawks the spark they need to revive their season, a momentum swing WR Tyler Lockett inspired during a Saturday night team meeting.
Kyler Murray 'felt good' in return after missing three games, glad he didn't rush injury rehab
After missing a little over a month's worth of games, Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins returned, in Week 13, spearheading a Cardinals attack that helped Arizona increase its lead atop the NFC.
Ben Roethlisberger not ready to talk retirement: 'I'll address any of that stuff after the season'
As Ben Roethlisberger's age-39 season nears its end, the veteran QB will begin to hear more questions about retirement. He addressed how he's planning to handle such talk following the Steelers' Week 13 win over the Ravens.
David Culley to 'evaluate everything' after benching Tyrod Taylor for Davis Mills in Texans' loss to Colts
Tyrod Taylor might not be back under center for the Texans this season, as David Culley did not commit to continuing forward with Taylor as the team's starter following Houston's 31-0 loss to Indianapolis.
Eagles QB Jalen Hurts will remain starter when healthy despite Minshew's strong performance
Following Gardner Minshew's terrific start, Eagles coach Nick Sirianni won't entertain a QB controversy, declaring Jalen Hurts as the starter when healthy.
Rams WR Cooper Kupp becomes first to hit 100 catches in 2021 season
In Sunday's win over the Jacksonville Jaguars, Rams WR Cooper Kupp became the first player in the league to reach 100 catches on the season.