Debrief: What matters, what doesn't as offseason programs wrap up
How much does it mean that Danielle Hunter is back with the Vikings? What about Tua Tagovailoa's pick-fest? Gregg Rosenthal spotlights what matters and what doesn't as OTAs and minicamps wrap up.
Bill Belichick: Cam Newton's 'way ahead of where he was last year at this time'
After a season of struggles last year with a lack of offseason preparation, Patriots QB Cam Newton is "way ahead of where he was later year at this time."
Roundup: Eagles sign former 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens
The Eagles have signed former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens, the team announced Monday morning.
Cam Newton (hand) back at practices for Patriots mandatory minicamp
Coach Bill Belichick said quarterback Cam Newton (hand) is expected to be on the practice field when minicamp kicks off.
Debrief: What matters -- and what doesn't -- from this week's OTAs, minicamps
Gregg Rosenthal sorts out what matters -- like Dak Prescott's health -- from what doesn't -- like Jordan Love's performance -- in the news stemming from this week's OTAs and minicamps.
Bill Belichick: Cam Newton (hand) not practicing, but QB will 'be all right'
New England coach Bill Belichick didn't sound too concerned with Cam Newton's hand injury, but noted that the QB wouldn't practice Thursday.
Cam Newton suffers bone bruise in throwing hand during Patriots OTAs
Cam Newton exited Friday's OTA session after banging his throwing hand on a helmet, Ian Rapoport reports. The injury is not considered serious but could limit Newton's participation in the Patriots' on-field work until training camp.
Six intriguing NFL storylines to follow at mandatory minicamps
Will Aaron Rodgers show up in Green Bay? Can Tim Tebow thrive as a tight end in Jacksonville? Judy Battista provides six intriguing storylines to follow at mandatory minicamps.
Josh McDaniels: Patriots focused on gaining command of offense before judging QBs
The QB battle between Cam Newton and Mac Jones has begun. Patriots OC Josh McDaniels weighed in on what he's looking for at this stage of the offseason.
Bill Belichick: Patriots 'have a lot of things we've got to work on' at QB between now and Week 1
The Patriots' QB situation and our subsequent monitoring of it is only just getting started. As expected, so is Bill Belichick's crafty avoidance of making any definitive statements on the matter.
Julio Jones trade market: Five teams that should be all in
Jeffri Chadiha spotlights five teams that should be doing whatever they can to give Falcons star Julio Jones the fresh start he's looking for, including Bill Belichick's Patriots.
AFC East projected starters: Bills blessed with depth on offense; Tua Tagovailoa set for second-year leap?
Are the Bills loaded enough on offense to knock off the Chiefs? Is Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa poised for a breakout campaign? What's the current makeup of the Patriots and Jets? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every AFC East team.
2021 NFL schedule release: Seven must-watch revenge games in the upcoming season
Tom Brady's Week 4 clash with Bill Belichick and Co. is arguably the most anticipated matchup of the entire 2021 NFL season, but it's not the only opportunity for retribution. Dan Hanzus pinpoints seven spicy revenge games to circle on the calendar.
2021 NFL season: Which QB matchup are you most anticipating?
Tom Brady versus Cam Newton is one of the most compelling QB matchups we'll see during the 2021 NFL season, but it's not the only enticing one. Which QB clashes are our analysts most anticipating this year? Four different battles receive at least one vote.
DO NOT trade Julio Jones; top positional battles; saving Sam Darnold
Should the Falcons trade Julio Jones? Which positional battles bear watching ahead of the 2021 season? Why are the Panthers so high on Sam Darnold? Bucky Brooks digs into these topics in the latest Scout's Notebook.
Top 10 games of the 2021 NFL season: Bills-Chiefs, Giants-Cowboys make list
Nick Shook is looking forward to a rematch of last year's AFC title game between the Bills and Chiefs, which ranks No. 3 on his list of the top 10 games of the 2021 NFL season. Which matchup earned the No. 1 spot? Check here to see his full rankings.
Five best offseasons in the NFL: Buccaneers, Patriots riding high
Tom Brady's Buccaneers retained everyone. Bill Belichick's Patriots went on a spending spree. Dave Gettleman's Giants helped Daniel Jones. Gil Brandt eyes the five best offseasons in the NFL so far.
Lamar Jackson among individuals helped by 2021 NFL Draft; Russell Wilson among vets hurt
Should Lamar Jackson be excited by the Ravens' draft haul? Will Russell Wilson be displeased with the Seahawks' selections? Jeffri Chadiha reveals who was helped by the 2021 NFL Draft and who was hurt by it.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick after drafting Mac Jones: Cam Newton is our quarterback
Bill Belichick spent the No. 15 overall pick on Mac Jones, the highest the Patriots have ever selected an offensive player in any of his drafts. Even with the investment, Belichick wasn't ready to name Jones the Day 1 starter.
2021 NFL Draft Day 1 winners, losers: 49ers up, Justin Fields down
Gregg Rosenthal eyes winners and losers from Round 1 of the 2021 NFL Draft. How much did 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan help himself? Is Justin Fields facing an uphill battle in Chicago?
Sizzling-hot NFL draft takes: Mac Jones can win Rookie of the Year on Kyle Shanahan's 49ers
It's draft week, and Adam Schein's bursting at the seams with takes! Which polarizing prospect could be in prime position to win Offensive Rookie of the Year? Who's the best player in this class? Which team simply CANNOT take a quarterback?
Talent is vital, but team fit might be more important to QB success in NFL
Talent or team fit? It's a question NFL teams and fans debate every year. In a draft loaded with top quarterbacks, the answer could ultimately determine the fates of several teams over the next decade.
AFC East roster reset: Patriots, Dolphins gunning for Bills; Jets rebuild
Have the Patriots and Dolphins done enough to catch the Buffalo Bills? How are the Jets operating at the outset of the Robert Saleh era? Nick Shook assesses where each AFC East team stands heading into the 2021 NFL Draft.
Robert Kraft admits Patriots need to get quarterback 'solidified'
Cam Newton returns to New England on another one-year deal that will pay him more than he made in 2020, but doesn't drive home any sense of long-term faith in him or the Patriots' current state at QB. Owner Robert Kraft admitted as much Wednesday.
Cam Newton reveals his go-to mantra for 2021 offseason prep
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton reveals his go-to mantra this offseason as he prepares for the 2021 season.
How will Patriots QB competition play out? 'GMFB' weighs in
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses the New England Patriots QB competition ahead of the 2021 season.
Mac Jones on Cam Newton: 'He's done an awesome job being a good mentor'
New England Patriots rookie QB Mac Jones discusses how the veteran QBs are helping him adjust and adapt to the NFL.
Is Patriots' QB position Mac Jones' to win, Cam Newton's to lose? | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's James Jones, David Carr, and Steve Wyche discuss whether the New England Patriots' quarterback position is Mac Jones' to win or Cam Newton's to lose.
QBs who should be trying to recruit Julio Jones | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights QBs who should be trying to actively recruit WR Julio Jones.
Bill Belichick praises Cam Newton's leadership this offseason
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick praises quarterback Cam Newton's leadership this offseason.
Top position battles to watch in 2021 training camps | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Willie McGinest and Joe Thomas discuss the top position battles to watch in 2021 training camps.
Cam vs. Mac: Which QB makes most sense for Pats right now?
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses which QB makes more sense for the New England Patriots right now, Cam Newton or rookie Mac Jones.
Most intriguing players facing their former teams in 2021 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights the most intriguing players facing their former teams in 2021.
Irvin: Bucs-Pats in Week 4 will be most insane game in TV history
NFL Network's Michael Irvin, Kurt Warner and Steve Mariucci preview the 2021 Week 4 matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New England Patriots during the 2021 Schedule Release.
Giardi: Sources described Mac Jones using a term I hadn't heard before
NFL Network's Mike Giardi details the New England Patriots' 2021 quarterback competition between Cam Newton and Mac Jones.
Chadiha: Why Cam Newton's stock is down after 2021 draft
NFL Network's Jeffri Chadiha: Why New England Patriots QB Cam Newton's stock is down after 2021 draft.
Should the Patriots trade up to draft a QB? 'GMFB' weighs in
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses whether the New England Patriots should trade up to draft a quarterback in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Top 5 bounce-back fantasy candidates for 2021
Marcas Grant reveals his top 5 bounce-back candidates for the 2021 fantasy football season.
Why Cam Newton's air yards per attempt could rise in '21 | Next Gen Stats
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund, Michael Robinson and Andrew Hawkins use Next Gen Stats to discuss New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton's potential stats for 2021.
Casserly spotlights Patriots' top positional needs entering '21 draft
NFL Network's Charley Casserly spotlights the New England Patriots' top positional needs entering the 2021 draft.
Wentz-Hilton vs. Newton-Agholor: Which new QB-WR duo will be more impactful?
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses QB-WR duos Indianapolis Colts Carson Wentz and T.Y. Hilton vs. New England Patriots Cam Newton and Nelson Agholor.
Brooks: Pats embody 'Back to the Future' at NFL level after FA moves
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks says New England Patriots embody "Back to the Future" at NFL level after their free agency moves.
Return of the Pats: Did New England get better in free agency?
The Patriots have been busy, but are they better? We take a statistical deep dive into New England's revamped roster.
Bucs vs. Patriots: Which team had the bigger week in free agency?
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses which team had the bigger week in free agency: the Tampa Bay Buccaneers or New England Patriots.
Newton vs. Wentz: Which QB will be more successful in 2021?
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses which QB will be more successful in 2021: New England Patriots QB Cam Newton or Indianapolis Colts QB Carson Wentz.
Jeremiah: How free-agent signings set up the Patriots to draft a QB
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah how recent free-agent signings have set up the New England Patriots to draft a quarterback.
Pelissero breaks down Cam Newton's new deal with Pats
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero breaks down Cam Newton's new deal with the New England Patriots.
Schrager: Re-signing Cam Newton was a 'no-brainer' for Pats
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses the New England Patriots re-signing Cam Newton.