We are now in the full swing of things as Week 2 ramps up. Kevin Patra is here every week to fill you in on the key storylines for each matchup. Consider this your handy guide as you settle into your couch for all the NFL action.
Chicago Bears OC Luke Getsy says he's encouraged by QB Justin Fields even with improvement needed
One of the big offseason storylines will be figuring out what the Chicago Bears will do with the first pick in the 2023 NFL Draft and how that affects Justin Fields' future with the team, but offensive coordinator Luke Getsy says he has "great confidence" in the young QB.
Niners star LT Trent Williams not ruling out retirement after another 'grueling' season
Trent Williams sported crutches and a walking boot as the 49ers cleaned out their lockers following Sunday's NFC title game loss. Williams called the injury to his left foot "minor" but noted the "grueling" aspect of another long season.
NFL community reacts to Tom Brady's second retirement on social media
Tom Brady, who won a record seven Super Bowls and five Super Bowl MVPs during a 23-year career with the Patriots and Buccaneers, announced on Wednesday he is retiring from the NFL "for good" this time.
Tom Brady says he's retiring 'for good' after 23 seasons in NFL with Buccaneers, Patriots
Tom Brady is retiring, again. The legendary quarterback said in a video posted to Twitter on Wednesday that he's "retiring, for good" after 23 seasons in the NFL.
Sean Payton 'excited' to coach Broncos QB Russell Wilson: He's 'won a lot of games in this league'
Newly acquired Broncos head coach Sean Payton is excited to work with quarterback Russell Wilson as the duo head into their first offseason together.
49ers request permission from Panthers to interview Steve Wilks for defensive coordinator job
The 49ers have requested permission from the Panthers to interview Steve Wilks for their defensive coordinator role, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday.
Broncos agree to deal with Saints to hire Sean Payton as head coach
The Denver Broncos have agreed to a deal with the New Orleans Saints to hire Sean Payton as as their next head coach, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero reported Tuesday.
Texans hire 49ers DC DeMeco Ryans as their next head coach
DeMeco Ryans is officially headed back to Houston. The San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator has agreed to terms to become the Houston Texans' head coach, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Tuesday, Jan. 31
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Raiders QB Derek Carr named to 2023 Pro Bowl Games as alternate for Joe Burrow
The Raiders and NFL announced Tuesday that quarterback Derek Carr has been named to the Pro Bowl, replacing Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow. Although Carr stepped away from the Las Vegas Raiders for the season's final two games, he will now represent the club in the 2023 Pro Bowl Games.
New Panthers head coach Frank Reich striving for 'stability at quarterback' in Carolina
At his introductory press conference Tuesday, Panthers coach Frank Reich said one of his primary goals is to have stability at the quarterback position as he enters his first season in Carolina.
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