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.
Panthers teammates Sam Darnold, Christian McCaffrey building chemistry with workouts
Sam Darnold worked out with All-Pro running back Christian McCaffrey last week in California. Peter King spoke with Darnold's QB coach Jordan Palmer, who said the duo is already making progress together.
2021 NFL free agency guide: Which teams will be spenders? Which players could be traded?
With the NFL's salary cap dropping due to the COVID-19 pandemic, free agency feels more unpredictable than ever before. Not to fret! Gregg Rosenthal provides a big-picture guide explaining which teams could be spenders, which players might be traded and much, much more.
Panthers restructure contracts of Christian McCaffrey, Shaq Thompson
On Wednesday, Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule said both Christian McCaffrey and Shaq Thompson restructured their contracts to give the club more space under the cap.
Ten running backs worth pursuing via free agency/2021 NFL Draft/trade
How much interest will Super Bowl LV star Leonard Fournette generate this offseason? What about Najee Harris, the top RB in this year's draft class? Maurice Jones-Drew reveals his top 10 running backs worth pursuing via free agency, the 2021 NFL Draft or trade.
Five NFL stars who SHOULD be traded this offseason
The offseason has only just begun, but we've already seen high-profile players on the move. Who could be next? Adam Rank identifies five stars who SHOULD be traded.
2021 NFL turnaround candidates: Don't sleep on Cowboys, Jets
Washington and Cleveland just turned putrid seasons from 2019 into playoff journeys in 2020. Which NFL teams could follow suit in the 2021 campaign? Marc Sessler spotlights four particular franchises.
Christian McCaffrey admits he has to change offseason training: 'Too much is not always good'
After only playing a total of three games this season, Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey knows he needs to change his offseason training if he wants to have longevity in the NFL.
NFL wish list: Biggest needs for 11 teams already eliminated from playoffs
This edition of the Scout's Notebook has a holiday twist, as Bucky Brooks provides a wish list for the 11 teams that have already been eliminated from the playoffs.
Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey (quad) doubtful for Saturday's game vs. Packers
Christian McCaffrey likely won't return to the field this Saturday. The Panthers officially listed the star running back as doubtful for Saturday's game versus the Packers with a quad injury. McCaffrey didn't practice at all this week.
Panthers coach Matt Rhule doesn't expect Christian McCaffrey to play vs. Packers
Panthers coach Matt Rhule does not expect running back Christian McCaffrey to play against the Packers due to a shoulder and thigh injury.
Three Panthers activated from reserve/COVID-19 list Friday
The Panthers are getting some of their COVID-19-affected players back before the weekend. LB Shaq Thompson, WR Curtis Samuel and rookie DT Derrick Brown have all been activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list.
Panthers HC Matt Rhule: 'Do not expect' Christian McCaffrey (thigh) to play vs. Broncos
Panthers coach Matt Rhule told reporters he doesn't expect Christian McCaffrey to play Sunday against the Broncos.
Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey now dealing with quad injury
Just when he was set to make his return this season, Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey suffered another injury that has this week's game in jeopardy.
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 12
Panthers coach Matt Rhule said RB Christian McCaffrey (shoulder) is not expected to play Sunday versus the Vikings but QB Teddy Bridgewater is. Here's other injury and roster news we're tracking on Wednesday.
Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey not expected to play vs. Lions
The Carolina Panthers announced that running back Christian McCaffrey is not expected to play Sunday against the Detroit Lions.
Thursday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 10
Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey has a realistic chance to play in Week 11 after getting a second opinion, Ian Rapoport reported.
RB Index, Week 10: J.K. Dobbins among RBs set for second-half breakout
Heading into the second half of 2020, Maurice Jones-Drew identifies four RBs poised to break out. Plus, there's a new No. 1 in his top-10 RB rankings.
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 10
Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey won't practice Wednesday as he deals with a painful shoulder injury and has already been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Here are other injuries and roster news we're tracking on Wednesday.
NFL stats and records, Week 9: Josh Allen, Patrick Mahomes set new marks
Every week the NFL Media Research team puts together the best notes from Sunday's slate of games. Here are the top nuggets from Week 9.
Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey's status in doubt after suffering shoulder injury
Christian McCaffrey can't beat the injury bug. The Carolina Panthers running back's status for next week's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after suffering a shoulder injury on Sunday, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Panthers plan to rotate series between Christian McCaffrey, Mike Davis
Christian McCaffrey is finally returning to the football field Sunday. Don't be surprised if he's not a workhorse his first game back. The Panthers are expected to rotate series between McCaffrey and Mike Davis against the Chiefs, Ian Rapoport reports.
Panthers activate RB Christian McCaffrey to 53-man roster
Christian McCaffrey is back. As expected, the Panthers activated their All-Pro running back Saturday. After missing six games with a high-ankle sprain, McCaffrey will make his long-awaited return Sunday against the Chiefs.
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 9
Cleveland Browns general manager Andrew Berry told reporters Wednesday that Beckham is slated for surgery early next week to repair the torn ACL in his left knee.
Top 5 candidates to finish as fantasy RB1 in 2021
Marcas Grant counts down his top 5 running backs who could finish 2021 as the top scoring RB.
'NFL Fantasy Live' crew's way-too-early 2021 fantasy mock draft
The "NFL Fantasy Live" crew shares their way-too-early 2021 fantasy mock draft.
Every team's best play from a RB | 2020 NFL season
Relive the top moments from every team's top running back play from the 2020 NFL season.
Rapoport: Panthers restructure McCaffrey, Thompson contracts to create cap space
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo report the Carolina Panthers restructured RB Christian McCaffrey and LB Shaq Thompson's contracts.
Top 10 Panthers plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the Carolina Panthers in the 2020 NFL season.
Fantasy PSA: Put on your rally caps
Adam Rank giving you a pick me up to finish the season strong.
Rapoport: No chance of Panthers shutting down Christian McCaffrey for season
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports there is no chance of the Carolina Panthers shutting down RB Christian McCaffrey for the rest of the season.
Rapoport details the three Panthers players activated from reserve/COVID-19 list
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport details the three Carolina Panthers players who have been activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list.
Rapoport: Christian McCaffrey expected to return from shoulder injury in Week 14
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports that Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey is expected to return from shoulder injury in Week 14.
Pelissero: Bridgewater on track to return, McCaffrey uncertain for Week 12
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero shares an injury update for Carolina Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey.
McCaffrey is expected to return vs. Lions in Week 11
Rapoport: Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey is expected to return vs. the Detroit Lions in Week 11.
Rapoport: Christian McCaffrey's injury not considered long-lasting
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport says that Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey's injury is not considered to be long-lasting.
Every touchdown of the week | Week 9
Watch every touchdown from Week 9 of the 2020 NFL season.
Crazy endings of the week | Week 9
Watch the crazy endings from Week 9 of the 2020 NFL season.
Rapoport: Christian McCaffrey's status on Sunday 'very much in doubt'
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports that Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey suffered a shoulder injury against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Panthers vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 9
Watch the highlights from the Week 9 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Christian McCaffrey's best plays from 151-yard return to action | Week 9
Watch the best plays from Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey in his Week 9 matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Christian McCaffrey scores late-game TD to cut deficit
Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey scores one-yard rushing touchdown.
Christian McCaffrey twists for sensational 24-yard grab
Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey catches 24-yard pass from quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.
McCaffrey walks in for first TD in return from injury on fourth-and-3
Carolina Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater completes a 9-yard touchdown pass to running back Christian McCaffrey.
'GMFB': Players who will steal the show in second half of season
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights players who will have dominant second halves to the season.
Mahomes, NFL stars discuss importance of registering to vote
Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes, safety Tyrann Mathieu, Carolina Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey and Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan discuss how important voting registration is in support of National Voter Registration Day.