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.
Cardinals GM on Chandler Jones: 'We're not in the business of moving on' from good players
In the midst of a contract year, Chandler Jones is out to prove his worth. Cardinals GM Steve Keim has certainly noticed the star edge rusher's hot start to the 2021 season.
Week 2 NFL game picks: Eagles knock off 49ers; Chargers drop Cowboys to 0-2
Can the Eagles jump out to a 2-0 start by knocking off the 49ers? Are the Cowboys en route to 0-2? Who'll win a prime-time showdown between the Chiefs and Ravens? Gregg Rosenthal makes his picks for every Week 2 NFL game.
Cardinals' Chandler Jones not focused on contract: 'I play best when I don't go in thinking about the deal'
On Wednesday, Cardinals pass rusher Chandler Jones finally did some talking off the field. Apparently, the 10-year veteran has kept the contract subject out of his mind, as well as his mouth.
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes, Rams QB Matthew Stafford lead Players of the Week
Los Angeles quarterback Matthew Stafford and Kansas City QB Patrick Mahomes led the way as the first batch of NFL Players of the Week were unveiled Wednesday.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 2: Why offensive woes could linger for Packers, Titans
The Packers and Titans struggled offensively in their season-opening losses, but were those issues ominous or a fluke? David Carr weighs in. Plus, he reveals his top 15 offensive player rankings heading into Week 2.
The First Read, Week 2: What Browns can learn from loss to Chiefs; plus, stock up/down, more
Are the Browns bound for greatness, despite collapsing against the Chiefs? Jeffri Chadiha explores that topic and more in his First Read ahead of Week 2 of the 2021 NFL season.
NFL Week 1: Cardinals good, Bills bad, Packers ugly
With the opening Sunday of the 2021 season in the books, Adam Schein identifies the good (Arizona Cardinals), the bad (Buffalo Bills) and the ugly (Green Bay Packers) from a wild, unpredictable Week 1.
Cardinals' Chandler Jones starts season ferociously with five sacks in win over Titans
Cardinals pass rusher Chandler Jones heard the whispers in the offseason. He silenced them Sunday with a performance that teammate Budda Baker described as "one for the ages."
Chandler Jones back at Cardinals practice, 'definitely has a chip on his shoulder'
Defensive end Chandler Jones was back at practice Monday and head coach Kliff Kingsbury said "there's no doubt" he has a chip on his shoulder as the pass rusher heads into a contract year.
Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 20-11: Russell Wilson drops 10 spots to No. 12
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Top 25 NFL free agents in 2022: Prospective class loaded with pass catchers and defensive backs
Which players are poised to cash in on the 2021 NFL season? Gregg Rosenthal provides an early look at the top 25 free agents in 2022, and the class is absolutely loaded with talented pass catchers and defensive backs.
New team, old approach: J.J. Watt returns to training roots in rebirth with Arizona Cardinals
J.J. Watt is a man on a mission, hell-bent on proving he can still be an impact defender for his new team, the Arizona Cardinals. Or, as Watt's personal trainer put it to Jim Trotter, "He wants to go out and shock people."
NFL's 30 best players over 30 entering 2021 season
Editors Ali Bhanpuri and Tom Blair assess the 30 best players over the age of 30 heading into the 2021 NFL season. How high did Tom Brady climb from last year's list? Is anyone above Aaron Rodgers?
Top five pass-rushing duos in the NFL; plus, is Dwayne Haskins the Steelers' QB1 of the future?
Which teams boast the top pass-rushing tandems in the NFL? Do the Steelers have the successor to Ben Roethlisberger on their roster? Bucky Brooks explores those topics and more in this edition of the Scout's Notebook.
Best NFL pass rushers heading into 2021 season? Analysts reveal gold, silver, bronze picks
In honor of the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, we're highlighting the best of the best across the NFL. Who are the top three pass rushers heading into the 2021 season? Check out the gold, silver and bronze medalists at the position, according to the voting of our 25-analyst panel.
NFC West training camp preview: Rams turn to Matthew Stafford; Nick Bosa ready to lift 49ers?
Will Matthew Stafford deliver for the Rams? Can a healthy Nick Bosa get the 49ers back on track? Adam Maya provides a training camp preview for the NFC West, with position battles and key players to watch across all four rosters.
2021 NFL season: I can't wait to watch these nine players returning from injury
We saw a lot of significant injuries early in the 2020 NFL campaign, sidelining numerous stars for the majority of last season. Adam Schein can't wait to watch them all again this fall, especially these nine individuals.
Which franchise could win first Super Bowl in 2021 NFL season? Bills, Browns Titans top list
The NBA's conference finals are chock-full of new blood. This got Adam Schein thinking about the 12 NFL teams that have never won a Super Bowl. Who has the best chance to hoist that first Lombardi Trophy at the end of the 2021 season? Check out the rankings.
State of the 2021 Arizona Cardinals: Kyler Murray and Co. must learn to close
Kyler Murray and the Cardinals started hot -- then fizzled down the stretch in 2020. Can they finish strong in 2021? Adam Rank explores the state of the Cardinals.
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.
Nine NFL bandwagons to hop on in 2021: Tennessee Titans, Joe Burrow and Brandon Staley top the list
In the dog days of the NFL offseason, optimism reigns. Contending teams are bullish on 2021, rebuilding teams are keen on the new direction and individuals become the subjects of flowery profiles. Who can you TRULY believe in? Adam Schein identifies nine bandwagons to hop on.
Three teams ready to make playoff run in '21 after missing out in '20
Will DeAndre Hopkins and the Cardinals make some playoff noise? Jim Trotter spotlights three teams that are in line to put together a deep run after falling short of the postseason in 2020.
NFC West projected starters: Top-heavy Rams, Trey Lance-led(?) 49ers each have Super Bowl path
Which roster looks best in the NFL's toughest division? Is the Rams' top-heavy blueprint built for success? Can the 49ers return to the Super Bowl with a rookie at quarterback? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every team in the NFC West.
Cards recover after Robinson runs into Lawrence to cause fumble
Arizona Cardinals recover after Jacksonville Jaguars running back James Robinson runs into quarterback Trevor Lawrence to cause fumble.
Chandler Jones sends message to not throw passes in his direction
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Chandler Jones sends message to not throw passes in his direction.
Cardinals matchups to watch | Week 2
Here are 3 matchups to watch when the Arizona Cardinals face the Minnesota Vikings in Week 2 of the 2021 season.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players | Week 1
See the highest graded players according to Pro Football Focus from Week 1 of the NFL Season.
Trotter on Chandler Jones' five-sack game: 'Clearly, money is motivating him'
NFL Network's Jim Trotter and Brian Baldinger weigh in on the Arizona Cardinals' dominant win over the Tennessee Titans in Week 1.
Top plays of the week | Week 1
Watch the top plays of the week during Week 1 of the NFL 2021 season.
McGinest, Carr give out Week 1 game balls | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Willie McGinest and David Carr award Week 1 game balls.
Most underrated players from Week 1 | Game Theory
Analytics guru Cynthia Frelund takes us through the most unexpected performances from the opening week of the NFL season.
'GMFB' awards Week 1 game balls
The "Good Morning Football" crew awards game balls for Week 1.
Maurice Jones-Drew reveals his winners for Week 1
NFL Network's Maurice Jones-Drew reveals which players impressed the most from Week 1 of the 2021 NFL Season.
Every sack by Chandler Jones vs. the Titans | Week 1
Every sack by Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones vs. the Titans during Week 1 of 2021 season.
Chandler Jones' FIFTH sack forces turnover on downs
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Chandler Jones' FIFTH sack forces turnover on downs.
Chandler Jones can't be stopped! LB's FOURTH sack nets takeaway
Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones can't be stopped! LB's FOURTH sack nets takeaway.
Hat-trick sack! Chandler Jones records THIRD sack of first quarter
Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones records THIRD sack of first quarter.
Chandler Jones toasts Taylor Lewan for speedy sack
Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones toasts Taylor Lewan for speedy sack.
Chandler Jones' strip-sack sets Cards up on Titans' 1-yard line
Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones' strip-sack sets Cards up on Titans' 1-yard line.
Cliff Avril's Top 3 pass rushers entering '21 | 'NFL Total Access'
Cliff Avril's Top 3 pass rushers entering 2021.
Most underappreciated players entering 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund, Willie McGinest, David Carr most underappreciated players entering 2021.
Bucky Brooks' most overlooked free agents of 2021
Scout's Notebook: NFL Network's Bucky Brooks' most overlooked free agents of 2021.
Next Gen Stats: Why J.J. Watt can get his mojo back in Arizona
Next Gen Stats breaks down why defensive end J.J. Watt's sack output could spike with the Arizona Cardinals.
Pelissero: Chandler Jones' biceps injury could be season-ending
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero says that Arizona Cardinals linebacker Chandler Jones' biceps injury could be season-ending.
Jordan Phillips, Chandler Jones combine for key red-zone turnover
Arizona Cardinals defensive linemen Jordan Phillips, Chandler Jones combine for key red-zone turnover.
Cardinals vs. 49ers highlights | Week 1
Watch all the highlights from the Arizona Cardinals' 24-20 road win against their NFC West division rival San Francisco 49ers in Week 1 of the 2020 NFL regular season.
Players Only: 2020 award predictions
NFL Network's James Jones, Willie McGinest and Maurice Jones-Drew predict 2020 season awards.