Washington Redskins linebacker Preston Smith was named the Pepsi Rookie of the Week for Week 16 after recording three sacks and a fumble recovery in a 38-24 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. Smith received 33 percent of the total votes to finish ahead of Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson (24), Baltimore Ravens running back Javorius Allen (17), Chicago Bears strong safety Harold Jones-Quartey (15) and Buffalo Bills linebacker A.J. Tarpley.
VIDEO: A Super Bowl LVI Edition of NFL Presents: COVID Lessons and Outlook
NFL Chief Medical Officer Dr. Allen Sills moderated a webinar to discuss key decisions the NFL made during the 2021 season, what the league has learned about COVID, and what the future of the pandemic may look like for 2022 and beyond.
Giants DE Leonard Williams says there's a 'contagious energy' in practice under new regime
Giants DE Leonard Williams told reporters during last week's OTAs that there is a "contagious energy" being brought in practice under the team's new regime. Part of that energy stems from new defensive coordinator Don Martindale's signature aggression.
Rams WR Allen Robinson amped to play for Sean McVay: 'I truly believe that'll bring the best out of me'
Set to play for the third franchise and fourth head coach of his career, WR Allen Robinson has joined the reigning Super Bowl-champion Los Angeles Rams and believes he's poised for his best season yet -- which is a sizable statement considering his resume.