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Cardinals release veteran RB Chris Johnson
The Cardinals called on Chris Johnson in a pinch. Now he's been pinched. Arizona released the veteran running back on Tuesday, the team announced.
Saints trade RB Adrian Peterson to Cardinals
The New Orleans Saints traded veteran running back Adrian Peterson to the Arizona Cardinals on Tuesday in exchanged for a conditional 2018 sixth-round draft pick.
Fantasy Touches & Targets: Leonard Fournette erupts
Volume is the name of the game in fantasy football. Leonard Fournette dominated and Chris Hogan is trending up in New England. We recap every Week 5 game's touches and targets here.
Fantasy Touches & Targets: Le'Veon Bell is back
Volume is king in fantasy football. From huge Week 4 outings by Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell to Panthers wide receiver Devin Funchess, here's everything you need to know from Sunday's action.
Cheat Sheet: Falcons, Lions look to remain unbeaten
Week 3 provides plenty of compelling matchups, including a battle of unbeaten squads when the Lions play the Falcons on Sunday. Kevin Patra breaks down this week's remaining slate of 15 games.
Rank's 11 Week 3 sleepers: Jay Cutler for the win
Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler has a dream matchup against the New York Jets and should put up big numbers. Catch up on all of Adam Rank's Week 3 fantasy football sleepers.
How will the Cardinals' backfield sort out in Week 2?
The Arizona Cardinals backfield enters Week 2 against the Indianapolis Colts a muddled mess after losing workhorse David Johnson to injured reserve with an injured wrist.
Martavis Bryant tops fantasy buy-low trade targets
Post-Week 1 fantasy football overreactions are flying high. No better time than now to negotiate some trades. Martavis Bryant is an ideal buy low candidate ahead of the Week 2 slate. More trade candidates here.
Cuts tracker: NFL teams finalize 53-player rosters
Here's a team-by-team rundown of every player cut as NFL general managers trim their rosters to the mandatory 53-player limit by Saturday's 4 p.m. ET deadline.
Chris Johnson released by Arizona Cardinals
The end is closer for Chris Johnson. The Arizona Cardinals cut the veteran running back on Friday, Ian Rapoport reported.
Notable NFL players to watch on cutdown weekend
The regular season is about to begin and that means plenty of players will be on the chopping block this weekend. Gregg Rosenthal breaks down the notable players who could be released.
Notable roster moves: Ravens cut Zuttah, trade for OL
The Baltimore Ravens are shuffling the deck on the offensive line. Baltimore released center Jeremy Zuttah after just two weeks in the building and traded for Tony Bergstrom.
Preseason Week 3 winners and losers: Youth driving NFC
Alvin Kamara, Chris Carson and Chris Godwin all showed promise over the weekend. Gregg Rosenthal lists the best and worst of the NFC in Preseason Week 3.
What we learned from Saturday's preseason games
Sean McVay's Rams offense operated as a mixed bag in a 13-10 preseason win over the visiting Cowboys. Marc Sessler breaks down 13 things we learned from Saturday's exhibitions.
NFL family discusses LaDainian Tomlinson's Hall of Fame career
Steve Smith Sr. and Reggie Wayne, among others, recount their best memories of fellow 2001 draft class member and Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2017 enshrinee LaDainian Tomlinson.
Fantasy football backfield situations by team in 2017
Should you draft Jonathan Stewart or Christian McCaffrey? Mark Ingram or Adrian Peterson? Doug Martin or Jazquizz Rodgers? We profile all 32 fantasy backfields around the league to help you sort it out.
Cardinals lose Chris Johnson, Tyvon Branch to IR
The Cardinals placed running back Chris Johnson and defensive back Tyvon Branch on injured reserve. What does that mean for David Johnson and Tyrann Mathieu?
Injuries: Jones wouldn't rule Dez Bryant out Sunday
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday that Dez Bryant could keep him out up to two weeks. Jerry Jones is taking the optimist's route.
NFL Power Rankings, Week 5: Denver Broncos claim No. 1 spot
With the first four weeks of the regular season in the books, Elliot Harrison reshuffles the deck with plenty of notable changes in the NFL hierarchy -- including a brand new team in the No. 1 spot.
Week 4 Cheat Sheet
Kevin Patra serves as your guide to Week 4, with the updates on every team's injury reports, weather expectations and this weekend's matchups.
Fantasy football backfield breakdowns by team
Leaving nothing to mystery Matt Franciscovich profiles all 32 NFL backfield situations complete with projected depth charts, backups and handcuffs to help prepare you for fantasy drafts and beyond.
Best late round fantasy values: Running backs
The late rounds of fantasy drafts are when savvy drafters can make a big impact. Marcas Grant has his list of running backs that could pay dividends -- including an awakening in the Northwest.
After Titans lashing, Chargers shut down run vs. Cards
A week after the Titans ran roughshod on the Chargers' defense, San Diego responded by shutting down Arizona's running game Friday. What was the difference?
Kevin Mawae shouts out 2009 Tennessee Titans in Hall of Fame speech: 'Who can forget CJ2K?'
Center Kevin Mawae gives a special shout-out to running back Chris Johnson and the rest of his teammates with the 2009 Tennessee Titans during his Hall of Fame speech.
What if ... the Cowboys drafted Randy Moss? | Alternate NFL Reality
Step into an alternate universe where the Dallas Cowboys don't pass on Randy Moss in the 1998 NFL Draft! See what happens to Bill Belichick, the Patriots' Dynasty, Aaron Rodgers, and more in this Alternate NFL Reality.
RB Chris Johnson: I told media I was going to rush for 2,000 yards before 2009 season
NFL Veteran Chris Johnson joins the crew of "Good Morning Football" and how he was able to break the NFL record for most scrimmage yards in a single-season.
RB Chris Johnson reacts to Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell: You have to respect it
NFL Veteran Chris Johnson joins the "Good Morning Football" and gives his opinion on the Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell situation.
RB Chris Johnson: I don't believe Cincinnati Bengals WR John Ross broke my 40-yard dash record
Running back Chris Johnson joins the crew of "Good Morning Football" to discuss why he doesn't believe Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver John Ross is faster than him.
RB Chris Johnson on considering a comeback: 'I'm done unless they offer me a Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell salary'
Running back Chris Johnson joins the crew of "Good Morning Football" to discuss his retirement after playing 10 years in the league and what it would take for him to comeback.