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NFLPA: Proposed CBA sent for full membership vote
The NFLPA Board of Player Representatives voted to send the proposed collective bargaining agreement to the membership for a vote on Tuesday evening.
Owners, NFLPA representatives conclude CBA meeting
A meeting between NFL ownership and members of the NFLPA executive committee and board of representatives concluded Tuesday without an update regarding the owner-approved CBA proposal.
Fantasy targets and touches: Week 9
Here's the breakdown for each team's targets and touches from Week 9.
What we learned from Patriots' victory over Jets
The New England Patriots (7-0) mauled Sam Darnold and the New York Jets (1-5), forcing four interceptions and two fumbles en route to a 33-0 rout on "Monday Night Football."
Roundup: Alvin Kamara (ankle) to be limited this week
New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara is dealing with an ankle injury that NFL Network's Tom Pelissero describes as a "high ankle-type" issue.
Cuts tracker: NFL teams finalize 53-player rosters
The NFL preseason has ended. The regular season is less than a week away from kicking off and that means it's time for teams to cut their rosters down to 53 players before Saturday's deadline.
Patriots TE Lance Kendricks suspended one game
New England's misfortune at the tight end position continued on Saturday. Patriots tight end Lance Kendricks was suspended for the first game of the season for violating the league's policy on substances of abuse
Reid's hit on Watson to be evaluated for potential fine
Panthers safety Eric Reid had a late hit on Patriots TE Benjamin Watson in Thursday's preseason tilt. Per NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, the hit will be evaluated for a potential fine, not a suspension.
Coaching Trends for Fantasy: NFC
Michael Fabiano breaks down all of the coaching trends that you need to know for the NFC with highlights on Sean Payton's history and Doug Pederson's RBBC tendencies.
Mike Vrabel, Tom Brady share playful jabs at joint practice
Former teammates Mike Vrabel and Tom Brady enjoyed a joint practice Wednesday between Vrabel's Tennessee Titans and Brady's New England Patriots. Mike Giardi was on the scene to take it all in.
Falcons trade TE Eric Saubert to Patriots for draft pick
In the aftermath of Rob Gronkowski's retirement, the Patriots' shuffle at tight end continues with them trading a conditional draft pick to the Falcons for Eric Saubert.
Barfield's Top-200 Fantasy Football Rankings
Graham Barfield ranks the top-200 quarterbacks, running backs, receivers, and tight ends and provides the 15 best D/ST and kicker options for 2019 fantasy football leagues.
Lance Kendricks latest TE addition for Patriots
Former Rams and Packers tight end Lance Kendricks is the latest to join the ranks of the Patriots, who he is signing with NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports.
Lions trading TE Michael Roberts to Patriots
The Detroit Lions are trading tight end Michael Roberts to the New England Patriots in exchange for a 2020 conditional seventh-round pick, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports.
Matt LaCosse sits atop Patriots TE depth chart
Matt LaCosse sits atop the Patriots' TE depth chart after the departures of Rob Gronkowski, Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Ben Watson's suspension, but the four-year veteran says the role "hasn't been earned yet."
Patriots parting ways with Austin Seferian-Jenkins
The New England Patriots are releasing Austin Seferian-Jenkins less than two months after signing the tight end, who is stepping away for personal reasons, per NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
What to watch for as nine squads open minicamp
Minicamps for nine teams -- the Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Dolphins, Giants, Jets, Lions, Patriots and Redskins -- kick off today with plenty of storylines.
Patriots TE Ben Watson discloses failed drug test
Patriots TE Benjamin Watson revealed failed drug test taken in March when the 38-year-old had already decided to retire. Once signing with New England months later, however, the consequences will hinder his comeback.
2019 NFL Draft: When/how to watch; every pick for all 32 teams
Have a look at how and when to watch the 2019 NFL Draft, as well as every pick your team holds this year.
Saints expected to sign ex-Raiders TE Jared Cook
The New Orleans Saints are expected to sign tight end Jared Cook, NFL Netowork's Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero report. Cook was ranked No. 21 on Around The NFL's top 101 free agents.
If I were GM: Three offseason moves for each NFC South team
In this series, Maurice Jones-Drew tries his hand at general manager. Should the Saints re-sign Mark Ingram? How will the Panthers protect Cam Newton? MJD identifies three areas that each NFC South team must address this offseason.
NFC South rookie grades: Top picks power Panthers' class
Is Calvin Ridley poised for a bigger role in Atlanta? Did Marcus Davenport save the Saints' draft? Jeremy Bergman turns a critical eye on the NFC South's rookies -- and provides offseason needs.
Keys to Sean McVay's, Sean Payton's differing offensive methods
Sean McVay's Rams and Sean Payton's Saints rank second and third in the NFL in scoring, respectively, despite using contrasting offensive strategies. Tom Pelissero provides an in-depth look at the strategy fueling each coach's approach.
Ben Watson outmuscles LB to snag Tom Brady's pinpoint pass
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady hits tight end Ben Watson for a big third-down pickup against the Tennessee Titans.
Brian Flores' challenge pays off with offensive PI penalty
Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores' challenge pays off with offensive pass interference penalty.
Chiefs' pass rush flushes Brady into third-down incompletion
The Kansas City Chiefs defenses forces the third-down incompletion from New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
Ben Watson makes Bradley Roby miss to convert third-and-17
New England Patriots tight end Ben Watson makes Bradley Roby miss to convert third-and-17.
Ben Watson lays out for stellar diving grab in tight coverage
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady completes 19-yard pass to tight end Ben Watson.
Ben Watson rumbles for big third-and-long pickup
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady completes 22-yard pass to tight end Ben Watson.
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport: Tight end Benjamin Watson plans to sign with New England Patriots
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport brings us up to date with the contract negotiations between the New England Patriots and veteran tight end Benjamin Watson.
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport: 'There's a really good chance' tight end Benjamin Watson signs deal with the New England Patri
The "Up To The Minute" crew reports on tight end Benjamin Watson deciding not to retire and the possibility of him joining the New England Patriots.
New Orleans Saints tight end Ben Watson's family of nine | NFL Films Presents
New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson has had an impressive career, but it pales in comparison to what is going on off the field.
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport: New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson not expected to play vs. Los Angeles Rams
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport has the latest on New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson.
Ian Rapoport: New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson likely to miss NFC title game
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports on tight end Benjamin Watson is likely to miss NFC title game.
Every Benjamin Watson catch from regular-season finale | Week 17
New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson wraps up his final regular season game with two catches in a 33-14 loss to the Carolina Panthers in Week 17 of 2018.
New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson announces he will retire after 2018 season
New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson announces he will retire after the 2018 season.
Impact and Influence: Benjamin Watson
Check out this Impact and Influence video with New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson.
Saints vs. Panthers highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Carolina Panthers.
Challenge doesn't pay off after Donte Jackson chops down pass
Carolina Panthers cornerback Donte Jackson is able to break up the catch from New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson.
Ben Watson lays out for spectacular 28-yard grab
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees passes 28 yards to tight end Benjamin Watson.
Brees drops perfect sideline pass in to Ben Watson
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees drops a perfect pass to tight end Benjamin Watson for a 20-yard gain.
Floors and ceilings for potential Thanksgiving starters | NFL Fantasy Live
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund gives her thoughts on some players that might be worth a spot in your fantasy lineup this Thanksgiving.
Four players who should get the ball more in Week 11 | NFL Fantasy Live
The Fantasy Live crew present four surprising leaders in fantasy points per touch.
Fantasy Live Podcast: Get a Saints player on your fantasy team!
Maurice Jones-Drew guest hosts the Fantasy Live Podcast with Michael Fabiano and Graham Barfield and says why you need to get ANY Saints player on your fantasy team if you can!
Can't-Miss Play: Ben Watson makes LEAPING grab along sideline
New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson jumps high into the air to grab a 32-yard pass from quarterback Drew Brees and somehow hangs onto the ball as he falls to the ground next to the sideline.
Rams vs. Saints highlights | Week 9
The New Orleans Saints hand the Los Angeles Rams their first loss of the season with a 45-35 victory in Week 9 of NFL action.