State of the 2021 Cincinnati Bengals: Is turnaround led by Joe Burrow imminent?
After adding more help for Joe Burrow in the offseason, are the Bengals on the verge of a breakthrough? Adam Rank examines the state of the franchise heading into the 2021 campaign.
How Ohio State CB Shaun Wade plans to keep memory of slain friend alive
He protected him from a world of drugs and violence, but Shaun Wade's close friend couldn't save himself. Now, the Ohio State cornerback vows to keep Jacoby Wright's memory alive forever.
Carolina Panthers release cornerback Eli Apple
The Carolina Panthers released cornerback Eli Apple on Tuesday after only being active for two games. Apple was signed to a one-year deal in May.
Injury roundup: Cardinals hopeful DeAndre Hopkins will play vs. Seahawks
DeAndre Hopkins has been battling an ankle injury the last few weeks but Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury said he is "hopeful" the wide receiver will play against the Seattle Seahawks, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
Saturday's NFL roster and injury news for Week 4
Veteran cornerback Eli Apple is set to make his debut with the Carolina Panthers this Sunday after being activated from injured reserve on Saturday.
Panthers sign CB Eli Apple, add much-needed depth to secondary
Eli Apple is staying in the NFC South. The former Saints cornerback has agreed to terms with the Carolina Panthers, the team announced Thursday.
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.
2016 NFL Draft do-over: Carson Wentz, Dak Prescott snapped up
Judy Battista, Jeffri Chadiha, Michael Silver and Jim Trotter re-run the 2016 NFL Draft -- and Carson Wentz and Ezekiel Elliott are among the many players to come off the board at new spots.
Roundup: Raiders signing DB Damarious Randall
After watching their deal with Eli Apple fall apart, the Las Vegas Raiders have signed safety Damarious Randall to a one-year, $3.25 million deal, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday.
Eli Apple's deal with Raiders nixed; CB a free agent
Eli Apple is no longer heading to the Raiders. Apple and the Raiders were unable to finalize a contract and the former Giants and Saints cornerback is a free agent.
Cynthia Frelund 2020 NFL mock draft 2.0: Analytics-based picks
Could the Tom Brady-less Patriots take a QB in Round 1? Cynthia Frelund's analytics-based mock is based solely on a contextual, data-driven model that aims to do one thing: maximize each team's potential to win as many games as possible in 2020.
2020 NFL Draft: First-round order, top five needs for all 32 teams
With the first wave of NFL free agency in the books, Dan Parr identifies the top five draft needs for all 32 teams. Should the Patriots pick a QB? What areas must the Buccaneers address to improve Tom Brady's supporting cast?
NFL Power Rankings: Bucs, Bills shoot up via free agency/trades
How has player movement across the NFL impacted the league hierarchy? Dan Hanzus updates his Power Rankings following a wild stretch of free-agent signings and trades.
Charley Casserly's 2020 NFL mock draft 2.0: 49ers nab WR Lamb
How has the free agency frenzy -- with its accompanying raft of trades -- impacted the 2020 NFL Draft? That's the task Charley Casserly was presented with in his second mock of this year. Check out his entire first-round projection.
2020 NFL Free Agency: Notable departures by team
After a frenzied first wave of free agency, NFL rosters look stunningly different than they did just one year ago. Here is a team-by-team listing of the notable departures during a wild 2020 free agency period.
Raiders, veteran CB Eli Apple agree to contract
After a season and change with the Saints, CB Eli Apple has agreed to terms to join the Las Vegas Raiders, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Top 101 NFL free agents of 2020: The original list
Here is the original Top 101 Free Agents of 2020 list -- courtesy of Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling -- as it stood before players began to be signed, tagged and/or released.
2020 NFL free agency: Three biggest needs for each NFC team
Grant Gordon outlines the three biggest free agency need for each NFC team. How will the Cowboys keep -- and help -- Dak Prescott? Will the Bears bring in a challenger to Mitchell Trubisky?
Top 101 NFL free agents of 2020: Who will sign Jadeveon Clowney?
Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling have combined their personal rankings to formulate NFL.com's Top 101 Free Agents of 2020. Who's off the market? Which free agents are still available?
NFC South rookie grades: Buccaneers, Saints ace their top picks
The Bucs' draft haul went beyond star Devin White, while the Saints managed to snag a key piece without a first-round pick. Nick Shook grades every NFC South team's rookie class.
2020 NFL Draft order: Will Patriots have to replace Tom Brady?
With the NFL's 100th season in the books, we now have a complete picture of the order for Round 1 of the 2020 NFL Draft. Have a look at which pick your team holds, as well as needs for all 32 squads.
NFL Wild Card Weekend injury report
Wild Card Weekend is upon us. Here is a full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all four games games.
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.
Can't-Miss Play: Eli Apple's 'peanut punch' turns into epic Saints' defensive TD
Can't-Miss Play: New Orleans Saints cornerback Eli Apple's 'peanut punch' turns into epic Saints' defensive touchdown
Saints vs. Chargers highlights | Preseason Week 2
Watch highlights from the New Orleans Saints' preseason Week 2 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers.
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo explains why New Orleans Saints won't pick up cornerback Eli Apple's fifth-year option
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo explains why the New Orleans Saints decided to not pick up cornerback Eli Apple's fifth-year option.
Kay Adams: New Orleans Saints cornerback Eli Apple 'could make a huge play' vs. Philadelphia Eagles
NFL Network's Kay Adams discusses why New Orleans Saints cornerback Eli Apple could be the biggest X-factor in the divisional game.
Panthers vs. Saints highlights | Week 17
The Carolina Panthers get a great start from quarterback Kyle Allen and spoil New Orleans Saints quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's Saints' debut in a 33-14 Panthers victory.
Go inside Eli Apple's helmet for his INT on Cam | True View
Get an inside "POV" look from New Orleans Saints cornerback Eli Apple for his interception on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.
Saints vs. Panthers highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Carolina Panthers.
Best defensive plays from Saints big win | Week 15
Watch the New Orleans Saints' best defensive plays from their Week 15 win against the Carolina Panthers.
Apple picking! CB picks off Cam in end zone
New Orleans Saints cornerback Eli Apple intercepts a pass from Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.
Saints celebrate as a team after Eli Apple's first INT
New Orleans Saints cornerback Eli Apple intercepts his first pass in a Saints uniform and goes with his teammates to go celebrate with fans in the end zone.