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NFL's most underappreciated players: Hunter Renfrow, Chuck Clark among AFC picks
The Raiders had a busy offseason -- but don't overlook Hunter Renfrow. Cynthia Frelund identifies the most underappreciated player on each AFC team.
RB Index: Who is the NFL's next great running back? Plus, the final top-15 rankings at the position
Who is the NFL's NEXT great running back? Maurice Jones-Drew has his eye on one bruising rusher who could be poised for a monster season in 2022. Plus, a final ranking of the top 15 RBs of this season.
2021 All-Pro Team picks on offense: Why Packers, Chiefs, Colts deserve multiple selections
With the regular season in the rearview, Nick Shook assembles his personal 2021 All-Pro Team and discusses why the Packers, Chiefs and Colts are deserving of multiple selections on offense.
Top 10 records, milestones set in Week 18 of 2021 NFL season
Upon completion of the league's first 17-game season, NFL Research lists the top 10 records and milestones set in Week 18 of the 2021 NFL season.
RB Index, Week 18: Two players I was wrong about in 2021
Maurice Jones-Drew revisits his offseason rankings of all 32 RB1s -- and admits he was wrong about two players. Plus, a rookie climbs into the top five of his top 15 RB rankings.
RB Index, Week 17: Leonard Fournette, Sony Michel among 5 running backs who deserve new contracts
Maurice Jones-Drew lists five running backs who've earned new contracts with their efforts this season. Plus, Sony Michel cracks his updated ranking of the NFL's top 15 RBs heading into Week 17.
Fantasy Football waiver wire targets for Week 17 of 2021 NFL season
Michael F. Florio breaks down which players you should target on the waiver wire ahead of Week 17 of the 2021 NFL Fantasy Football season.
RB Index, Week 16: Running backs' three biggest enemies
Maurice Jones-Drew identifies running backs' three biggest enemies this season, including a pair of game-wrecking defenders and one stout defensive unit. Plus, updated RB rankings.
2022 NFL Pro Bowl snubs: Matthew Stafford, Cordarrelle Patterson among players left out
Should Matthew Stafford and Cordarrelle Patterson have been included on the 2022 NFL Pro Bowl rosters? Nick Shook rounds up the top snubbed players.
Chargers OLB Joey Bosa to miss Week 16; Austin Ekeler, Corey Linsley also going on COVID-19 list
The Chargers are the latest team to send big-name players to the reserve/COVID-19 list. L.A. placed pass rusher Joey Bosa and center Corey Linsley on the reserve/COVID-19 list.
NFL injury updates, latest league news from Monday, Dec. 20
As Tuesday's rescheduled game between Washington and Philadelphia approaches, the Football Team continues to lose starters to the reserve/COVID-19 list. Plus, other news from around the NFL.
Chargers RB Austin Ekeler (ankle) active vs. Chiefs on Thursday night
Running back Austin Ekeler is active for the Chargers' first-place showdown with the visiting Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday Night Football.
RB Index, Week 15: RB2s who will have a bigger stretch-run impact than RB1s
Maurice Jones-Drew selects three RB2s who will have a bigger impact over the final month of the season than the RB1s on their respective teams. Plus, James Conner hits the top five in MJD's running back rankings.
Austin Ekeler (ankle) expected to play Thursday night for Chargers vs. Chiefs
The Chargers are headed into a massively important Thursday night game. Justin Herbert will have his most versatile weapon alongside him. Austin Ekeler (ankle) is expected to play against the Chiefs.
Fantasy Football waiver wire targets for Week 15 of 2021 NFL season
Michael F. Florio breaks down which players you should target on the waiver wire ahead of Week 15 of the 2021 NFL Fantasy Football season.
RB Index, Week 14: Four teams whose 2022 starting RB isn't on the current roster
Can the Bills hope to compete with Josh Allen as their best rusher? Maurice Jones-Drew spotlights four teams who will be looking for a new primary RB in 2022. Plus, updated RB rankings.
NFL Fantasy 2021 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 14: Intro
All the answers you're looking for about your lineup questions. Check out the latest in the Start 'Em, Sit 'Em 2021 NFL Fantasy football league.
RB Index, Week 13: NFL's six most important running backs down the stretch
With the NFL playoff picture still in flux, Maurice Jones-Drew spotlights six rushers who are vitally important for the stretch run. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 running backs of this season.
Week 12 fantasy football matchups for NFL 2021 season
Michael F. Florio breaks down the top fantasy football matchups for Week 12 of the 2021 NFL season.
Week 11 fantasy football matchups for NFL 2021 season
Michael F. Florio breaks down the top fantasy football matchups for Week 11 of the 2021 NFL season.
RB Index, Week 11: Vintage Panthers boast NFL's scariest rushing attack
Maurice Jones-Drew breaks down a vintage Panthers offense that's turned into the NFL's scariest rushing attack overnight. Plus, a new rookie enters his top 15 RB rankings ahead of Week 11.
RB Index, Week 10: Four NFL running backs poised for second-half breakout
Maurice Jones-Drew identifies four running backs who are poised for a second-half breakout. Plus, with Derrick Henry on IR, there's a new No. 1 in his ranking of the top 15 players at the position.
Week 9 fantasy football matchups for NFL 2021 season
Michael F. Florio breaks down the top fantasy football matchups for Week 9 of the 2021 NFL season.
NFL's top 10 pass-catching RBs in 2021: Alvin Kamara, Aaron Jones among aerial threats
Running is only one part of a running back's job these days. Nick Shook ranks the top 10 pass-catching backs in the NFL in 2021. Where do Alvin Kamara and Aaron Jones land?
RB Index, Week 9: Bears must lean equally on Khalil Herbert and David Montgomery
Filling in for the injured David Montgomery, rookie Khalil Herbert has been exceptional for the Bears. Maurice Jones-Drew weighs in on how Chicago should handle the situation when the latter returns from IR. Plus, MJD updates his RB rankings.
K.J. Wright's Top 5 toughest RBs to tackle in NFL for '22
K.J. Wright lists his top five toughest running backs to tackle in the NFL ahead of the 2022 NFL regular season
Tony Gonzalez and Austin Ekeler announce first TNF matchup of 2022 season
Hall of Fame tight end Tony Gonzalez and Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler announce first TNF matchup of 2022 season.
Top 10 Austin Ekeler plays | 2021 season
Watch a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler in the 2021 NFL season.
Austin Ekeler pumps up the crowd at NFL Honors red carpet
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler pumps up the crowd at NFL Honors red carpet.
Austin Ekeler on how Chargers can improve next season
Running back Austin Ekeler on how Los Angeles Chargers can improve next season.
Austin Ekeler's top plays | 2021 season
Watch the top plays by Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler from the 2021 NFL season.
Can't-Miss Play: Herbert's heroics on fourth-and-21 TD heave, two-point try get Bolts within 7
Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert's fourth-down touchdown heave and ad-libbed two-point throw narrow the Las Vegas Raiders' lead to 7 points in the fourth quarter.
Austin Ekeler reaches end zone for second time with 14-yard TD grab
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler reaches the end zone for a second time against the Las Vegas Raiders with a 14-yard TD catch and run.
Austin Ekeler finds the outside lane for 14-yard pickup
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler finds the outside lane for a 14-yard pickup.
Austin Ekeler maintains his balance for 14-yard rushing TD
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler maintains his balance for a 14-yard rushing touchdown.
Austin Ekeler is in perfect place at perfect time for 14-yard catch off deflection
Los Angeles Chargeres running back Austin Ekeler is in the perfect place at the perfect time for a 14-yard catch off a deflection.
Cynthia Frelund projects player stats in Week 18
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund projects what stats certain players will put up in Week 18 of the 2021 NFL regular season.
Players who will shine in Week 18 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights players who will shine in Week 18.
Cyn City: Frelund's Week 18 Over/Under Projections
Analytics guru Cynthia Frelund dives into the numbers from week 18's most important matchups.
Austin Ekeler turns checkdown into 40-yard sideline sprint
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler turns a checkdown throw into a 40-yard sideline sprint.
Austin Ekeler slams in 3-yard TD to cap opening drive
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler slams in a 3-yard rushing touchdown to cap the Chargers' opening drive.
Pick 6: Cynthia Frelund makes Week 17 player projections
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund makes Week 17 player projections.
Bisciotti: Multiple Chargers on COVID list 'could play' vs. Texans
NFL Media's Taylor Bisciotti gives an update on multiple members of the Los Angeles Chargers ahead of the teams matchup against the Houston Texans.
Nick Shook: Players who were snubbed from 2022 Pro Bowl
NFL Media's Nick Shook shares the top ten snubs for the 2022 Pro Bowl.
Rapoport: Austin Ekeler placed on reserve/COVID-19 list on Wednesday ahead of Sunday's game vs. Texans
NFL Insider Ian Rapoport shares Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler placed on reserve/COVID-19 list on Wednesday ahead of Sunday's game vs. Houston Texans.
Austin Ekeler follows up Bolts' INT with goal-line rushing TD
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler punches the ball in for a goal-line touchdown run.
Bisciotti: If Austin Ekeler (ankle) plays vs. Chiefs, he'll have limited workload
NFL Network's Taylor Bisciotti reports that if Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler (ankle) plays vs. Kansas Chiefs, he'll have a limited workload.
Josh Palmer's kickout block springs Ekeler's 18-yard pickup
Los Angeles Chargers rookie wide receiver Josh Palmer's kickout block springs Chargers running back Austin Ekeler's 18-yard pickup.
Ekeler barrels through end-zone for TD No. 16 of 2021
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler barrels through the end-zone for his sixteenth touchdown of the 2021 NFL regular season.