2021 NFL preseason: Ten underdogs to track in Week 2
When will Urban Meyer's offense start to click? Can Cam Newton keep hold on the Patriots' QB1 job? Marc Sessler identifies 10 underdogs to track as the 2021 NFL preseason heads into Week 2.
AFC South training camp preview: Will Julio Jones, Carson Wentz lift new teams? Trevor Lawrence hype!
Will Carson Wentz or Julio Jones tilt the race in their new division? Can Trevor Lawrence live up to the hype? Tom Blair eyes the players and position battles to watch in his AFC South camp preview.
State of the 2021 Houston Texans: Question marks abound as David Culley era begins
Adam Rank examines the state of the Texans entering the 2021 season and sees a lot of uncertainty for a team starting over under new head coach David Culley.
2021 NFL season: Predicting each AFC team's MVP
Will Myles Garrett have his best season yet in Cleveland? Can Carson Wentz regain his form in Indy? What impact will Julio Jones have in Tennessee? Dan Hanzus predicts each AFC team's MVP for the 2021 season.
2021 NFL season: Who'll get the most touches from loaded position groups?
Maurice Jones-Drew examines who'll get the most touches in eight of the most crowded position groups across the league, including the Cowboys' talented wide receiver corps.
Top five RB tandems in the NFL; plus, Ravens' new plan for Lamar Jackson
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks breaks down a game-changing shift in Baltimore's offensive approach. Plus, he ranks the top five RB tandems in the NFL.
2021 NFL Draft: Prospect-pro comparisons for top running backs
How does Javonte Williams compare to Nick Chubb? Gil Brandt pairs top running back prospects in the 2021 NFL Draft to established pros with similar profiles.
David Johnson: 'Competition' with Mark Ingram, Phillip Lindsay will make Texans better in 2021
After the arrival of Mark Ingram and Phillip Lindsay, David Johnson, who started 12 games last season in Houston, believes having a capable trio will be a boon for the Texans' offense.
Roundup: David Johnson agrees to terms on restructured 1-year deal with Texans
The Texans are doubling down on their stunning trade made a year ago -- at least for one more season. Houston has agreed to terms on a one-year deal with David Johnson with $4.25 million guaranteed at signing.
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.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 17: Running backs
Adam Rank breaks down which running backs you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 17 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
Michael F. Florio's Week 16 fantasy football sleepers
Michael F. Florio breaks down some fantasy sleepers you should consider starting in Week 16 of the 2020 NFl season.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 16: Running backs
Adam Rank breaks down which running backs you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 16 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 9: Running backs
Adam Rank breaks down which running backs you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 9 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
How Falcons, Texans can become competitive again
Should the Falcons hang on to Matt Ryan? How can the Texans maximize Deshaun Watson? Gil Brandt spells out paths to competitiveness for Atlanta and Houston.
NFL fact or fiction: Browns poised to end playoff drought? Josh Allen for MVP?
Four Sundays into the 2020 NFL season, trends and takes are emerging. Is Cleveland poised to end a 17-year playoff drought? Are the Seahawks NFC favorites? Adam Schein separates fact from fiction.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 3: Running backs
Adam Rank breaks down which running backs you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 3 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 2: Running backs
Start 'Em & Sit 'Em is the ultimate weekly look at NFL matchups and how they'll affect your fantasy football team. Adam Rank takes you on this week's fantastic voyage of who should be in and who should be out.
David Johnson says he and Duke will be 'lethal threat' for Texans
Texans running back David Johnson is confident about the backfield tandem he will create with Houston teammate Duke Johnson.
Once again, David Johnson out to prove skeptics wrong
In just three years, David Johnson has gone from budding superstar to blockbuster-trade afterthought. But it's familiar territory for the Texans' new running back, who's out to prove his latest doubters wrong.
Ranking all 32 RB1s heading into 2020: Saquon Barkley at No. 6
Saquon Barkley held the top spot in Maurice Jones-Drew's ranking of the league's 32 RB1s heading into 2019. This year, however, the Giants RB didn't crack the top five. Check out why and where the rest of the NFL's starting running backs land in MJD's list.
State of the Franchise: Can Texans improve without DeAndre Hopkins?
Houston sent a shockwave through the NFL world by trading DeAndre Hopkins back in March. What's next for Bill O'Brien's team? In assessing the state of the Texans, Adam Rank says the franchise has one major advantage: emerging superstar Deshaun Watson.
Texans' game plan after DeAndre Hopkins trade? Spread the wealth
Back in March, Bill O'Brien's Texans shocked the NFL world by trading All-Pro wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins. What exactly was the rationale behind that deal? James Palmer explores the new offensive game plan in Houston.
Tyrod Taylor finds David Johnson all alone for TD in the flat
Houston Texans quarterback Tyrod Taylor finds running back David Johnson all alone for TD in the flat.
Buccaneers vs. Texans highlights | Preseason Week 3
Watch the game highlights from the Preseason Week 3 matchup between Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Houston Texans.
David Johnson breaks loose for explosive 21-yard run
Houston Texans running back David Johnson breaks loose for an explosive 21-yard run.
Titans vs. Texans highlights | Week 17
Watch all the highlights from the week 17 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Houston Texans.
Texans capitalize on turnover with David Johnson TD run
Texans capitalize on turnover with running back David Johnson touchdown run.
David Johnson shows off agility on back-to-back strong runs
Houston Texans running back David Johnson shows off agility on back-to-back strong runs.
David Johnson's best plays from 139-yard game | Week 16
Watch all of Houston Texans running back David Johnson's best rushes and catches from his 139-yard game during Week 16 against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Bengals vs. Texans highlights | Week 16
Watch all the highlights from the week 16 matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and Houston Texans.
Deshaun Watson senses blitz, throws quick TD dart to David Johnson
Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson senses blitz and throws a quick TD dart to running back David Johnson.
David Johnson shows 2016 form on explosive 48-yard burst
Houston Texans running back David Johnson shows 2016 form on explosive 48-yard burst.
Texans' OL paves the way for David Johnson's TD run
Houston Texans Texans' OL paves the way for running back David Johnson's TD run.
David Johnson finds hole and explodes for 38 yards
Houston Texans running back David Johnson finds hole and explodes for 38 yards.
Cynthia Frelund's favorable flex matchups | Week 16
Analytics expert Cynthia Frelund shares 10 players to consider for your flex spot in week 16.
David Johnson's best plays from 133-yard game | Week 15
Watch all of the best plays from Houston Texans running back David Johnson's during his week 15 matchup versus the Indianapolis Colts.
Watson escapes pocket, darts pass to David Johnson for key first down
Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson escapes pocket, darts pass to running back David Johnson for key first down.
Top runs and YAC of the week | Week 13
Watch the top runs and YAC of Week 13 during the NFL 2020 season.
Colts vs. Texans highlights | Week 13
Watch all the highlights from the week 13 matchup between the Indianapolis Colts and the Houston Texans.
David Johnson shows vision weaving through traffic for TD
Houston Texans running back David Johnson shows vision weaving through traffic for touchdown.
Texans vs. Jaguars highlights | Week 9
Watch all the highlights of the Week 9 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Packers vs. Texans highlights | Week 7
Watch the game highlights from the Week 7 matchup between the Green Bay Packers and the Houston Texans.
Watson improvises for scrambling TD toss to David Johnson
Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson improvises for a scrambling touchdown toss to running back David Johnson.
Texans vs. Titans highlights | Week 6
Watch the game highlights from the Week 6 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Tennessee Titans.
David Johnson storms the goal line for 1-yard TD
Houston Texans running back David Johnson pushes for a 1-yard touchdown.