The First Read, Week 3: Raiders are for real; Cowboys' defense good enough?
Are the Raiders finally ready to get over the hump and back to the playoffs under Jon Gruden? Jeffri Chadiha explores that topic and more in his First Read ahead of Week 3 of the 2021 NFL season.
State of the 2021 Las Vegas Raiders: Jon Gruden must make playoff push
The Raiders are still looking for their first playoff trip since Jon Gruden's return to the helm in 2018. Just how much does this season mean to the coach? Adam Rank explores the state of the franchise.
Former Chargers CB Casey Hayward signs with Raiders
The Las Vegas Raiders bolstered their secondary Tuesday with the signing of former two-time Pro Bowler -- and division rival -- Casey Hayward.
2021 Graybeards: A team of the NFL's best remaining free agents, age 30 or older
Who's ready for an offseason tradition like no other?! Dan Hanzus unveils the 2021 Graybeards: a team of the NFL's best remaining free agents, age 30 or older.
Chargers release CB Casey Hayward after five seasons
The Los Angeles Chargers announced Saturday that the club has released two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Casey Hayward. He has been with the Chargers for the past five seasons.
2021 AFC cut candidates: Viable releases and potential surprises
In the wake of a season reshaped by COVID-19, the NFL salary cap is expected to drop, significantly impacting offseason roster reconstruction. Which AFC players could be released? Gregg Rosenthal identifies likely candidates and potential surprises.
Five teams with an identity crisis, Ravens' play-calling firestorm and much more
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks spotlights five teams suffering from an identity crisis. Plus, the truth about Baltimore's play-calling firestorm and much more.
Lamar Jackson, Russell Wilson among Week 1 Players of the Week
Reigning MVP Lamar Jackson started where he left off last season, putting up huge numbers and racking up awards. Jackson and Seahawks QB Russell Wilson were among the Week 1 NFL Players of the Week, released Wednesday.
AFC West training camp preview: Who has firepower to push Chiefs?
With a bevy of new weapons flanking Drew Lock, are the Broncos poised for a breakthrough season? Do the Raiders have the firepower to keep up with the Chiefs? Who'll the Chargers start at quarterback? Adam Maya has a training camp primer for each AFC West team.
NFL's most underappreciated players: One for each AFC team
Who are the most underappreciated players in the NFL? Cynthia Frelund, our resident analytics guru, crunched the numbers to unearth overlooked individuals with the highest contribution metrics. Here is one slept-on standout for each AFC team.
NFL releases complete 2020 regular-season schedule
The 2020 NFL season will kick off with a rematch of one of the most memorable playoff games from last season. The Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs begin their title defense against Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans on Thursday, Sept. 10.
NFL GM Power Rankings: Brett Veach, John Lynch surge up list
Smack dab in the middle of offseason roster reconstruction, the spotlight's on NFL decision makers. Perfect time for Gregg Rosenthal to provide his annual GM Power Rankings! And at the moment, no general manager's flying higher than Kansas City's Brett Veach.
2012 NFL Draft do-over: Colts take Luck; Foles saves Browns?
Gil Brandt jumps back eight years and re-picks the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Who goes No. 1 overall? Do teams pounce on Ryan Tannehill, or do the Miami Dolphins get another chance?
2020 NFL free agency's best contracts: Cousins extension smart
Will the Vikings look smart for extending Kirk Cousins? How key will Emmanuel Sanders be for the Saints? Gregg Rosenthal shines a spotlight on some of the best free agent contracts of 2020.
Chargers expected to sign free-agent CB Chris Harris
Broncos free-agent cornerback Chris Harris, one of the top players still available, is headed to the Los Angeles Chargers, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per sources informed.
2020 NFL free agency: Three biggest needs for each AFC team
How will the Chargers fill the void left by Philip Rivers? Will the Titans retain or move on from league rushing champ Derrick Henry? Adam Maya identifies the three biggest free agency needs for each AFC team.
AFC West rookie grades: Raiders clean up; Broncos stay on pace
The Broncos landed a promising QB (Drew Lock) and the Chiefs snagged a speedy WR (Mecole Hardman) -- but did any AFC West team outpace a Raiders class led by Josh Jacobs? Nick Shook grades the rookies in the AFC West.
2020 NFL Draft order: Top 20 set; Redskins secure second pick
The order for the top 20 picks in the 2020 NFL Draft is set. Have a look at how the board shakes out after the Cincinnati Bengals, who will select first overall next April in Las Vegas.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 13 games
Aaron Rodgers threw four scores in the snow, Derrick Henry rumbled through Indianapolis and Justin Tucker sealed the game of the year with a game-winning kick. Here's what we learned from Week 13.
Baker Mayfield isn't alone in blame; two sleeper wide receivers
Baker Mayfield's sophomore season -- and the Browns' 2019 campaign -- has been a nightmare, but Cynthia Frelund says the quarterback's wounds aren't all self-inflicted. Plus, two sleeper receivers for Week 10.
The real Chargers? L.A. resembles contender in win over Packers
Many pegged the Chargers to be Super Bowl contenders before the season -- and in their win over the Packers on Sunday, that's exactly what they looked like. Jim Trotter reports from Carson.
Week 5 injury report for Sunday's NFL games
Week 5 is here! Check out the full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 13 Sunday games.
Week 4 injury report for Sunday's NFL games
Week 4 is here! Check out the full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 13 Sunday games.
Roundup: WR Davante Adams' toe injury not serious
Packers receiver Davante Adams underwent an MRI on Friday. The receiver's toe injury is not believed to be serious. Here are the other injury we're monitoring ahead of Week 4.
Casey Hayward smothers screen to Jaylen Waddle for safety
Las Vegas Raiders cornerback Casey Hayward smothers screen to Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jaylen Waddle for safety.
Camp highlight: Casey Hayward gets physical PBU vs. Bryan Edwards at Raiders practice
Las Vegas Raiders cornerback Casey Hayward gets physical PBU vs. Bryan Edwards at Raiders practice.
Browns vs. Chiefs Divisional Round watch party with Derwin James, Chargers family
Los Angeles Chargers stars Derwin James, Austin Ekeler, Casey Hayward and Kenneth Murray host a watch party for the AFC Divisional playoff game between the Cleveland Browns and Kansas City Chiefs.
Every Chargers interception | 2020 season
Watch every interception by the Los Angeles Chargers from the 2020 NFL season.
Every Chargers sack | 2020 season
Watch every sack by the Los Angeles Chargers from the 2020 NFL season.
Broncos vs. Chargers highlights | Week 16
Watch the highlights of the Week 16 matchup between the Denver Broncos and the Los Angeles Chargers.
Hayward gets gifted end-zone INT off Lock's deflected pass
Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Casey Hayward grabs a deflected interception off of Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock in Week 16.
Breaking down top CB-WR matchups in Week 2
NFL Network's James Jones and DeAngelo Hall break down the top cornerback vs. wide receiver matchups in Week 2.
'Hard Knocks': Casey Hayward needs a moment before his latest COVID-19 test
"It ain't fun is it?" Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Casey Hayward takes a moment to get prepared before his latest COVID-19 test as part of "Hard Knocks: Los Angeles," which debuts on Tues, Aug. 11 on HBO and HBO Max.
Bucky Brooks ranks his Top 5 CB tandems in the NFL
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks ranks his Top 5 cornerback tandems in the NFL.
Chargers vs. Jaguars highlights | Week 14
Watch the highlights of the Week 14 matchup between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Chargers vs. Broncos highlights | Week 13
Watch highlights from the Week 13 game between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Denver Broncos.
Casey Hayward reads the eyes of Trubisky for INT
Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Casey Hayward Jr. intercepts a pass made by Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky.
See who just missed the cut for 'The Top 100 Players of 2019'
Check out who just missed the cut on "The Top 100 Players of 2019."
Can't-Miss Play: Hayward goes over 100 YARDS on pick-two
Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Casey Hayward returns an interception by Case Keenum all the way on a two-point attempt by the Denver Broncos in Week 17 of the 2018 NFL season.
Chargers vs. Broncos highlights | Week 17
The Los Angeles Chargers faced off against the Denver Broncos in Week 17 of the 2018 NFL season.
Chargers vs. Raiders highlights | Week 10
Watch the game highlights from the Week 10 matchup between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Oakland Raiders.
Game Recognize Game: Los Angeles Chargers' Casey Hayward vs. Tottenham Hotspur's Christian Eriksen
Find out what happens when superstar defensive back Casey Hayward of the LA Chargers takes on Tottenham Hotspur striker Christian Eriksen in a series of Football and Soccer challenges. May the best athlete win!