2021 NFC win-total projections: 49ers, Rams, Cards make playoffs; Seahawks odd team out in West
Analytics guru Cynthia Frelund reveals her projected win total for each NFC team, forecasting the West to produce three playoff participants. So, who's the odd team out?
Vikings' Justin Jefferson has 'circled' matchup with Rams' Jalen Ramsey
Minnesota Vikings wideout Justin Jefferson was asked which cornerback he was looking forward to facing this season. His answer: Los Angeles Rams All-Pro Jalen Ramsey.
2021 NFL preseason Week 1: What we learned about each NFC team
What did we learn about each NFC team in the first full week of preseason action? Gregg Rosenthal provides everything you need to know, including an evaluation of Jordan Love's first NFL game action.
Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 60-51: Justin Herbert, Justin Jefferson make debuts
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.
NFL roundup: Latest training camp news from Monday, Aug. 9
Baltimore Ravens left tackle Ronnie Stanley is back on the field. The star tackle was at Monday's practice participating in individual drills, indicating he came off the physically unable to perform list.
Vikings WR Justin Jefferson suffers AC joint sprain in practice
Vikings receiver Justin Jefferson suffered a sprained AC joint in practice Friday, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Projecting NFL's 2021 stat leaders: Christian McCaffrey set for bounce-back year
Will Christian McCaffrey return from injury to lead the league in two major stat categories? Can Derrick Henry capture a third straight rushing title? Cynthia Frelund crunches the numbers on 2021 projections, and her models put the spotlight on 12 individual players.
NFL's highlight-reel players: The 32 most thrilling talents of today ... and tomorrow
With the 2021 NFL season right around the corner, Nick Shook decided to take a step back and put together a list of the league's greatest highlight makers. Check out the 32 most thrilling talents of today ... and tomorrow.
Vikings sign former Jaguars WR Dede Westbrook
The expected addition of Dede Westbrook to the Vikings receiving corps has come to fruition.
Best NFL wide receivers 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 wide receivers 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.
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.
2021 All-Under-25 Team: Lamar Jackson leads NFL's rising stars
Who are the NFL's brightest young talents heading into the 2021 season? Nick Shook identifies the league's top rising stars at each position with his All-Under-25 Team, a group headlined by 2019 MVP Lamar Jackson.
The best NFL team money can buy! Building the ultimate 53-man roster under the 2021 salary cap
What is the best possible team money could buy in 2021? NFL Media researcher Anthony Holzman-Escareno builds the ultimate 53-man roster while remaining under this year's $182.5 million salary cap.
State of the 2021 Minnesota Vikings: Time for Mike Zimmer's crew to strike
Can Mike Zimmer and the Vikings push the Packers for the NFC North title, regardless of Aaron Rodgers' status? Adam Rank takes stock of where Minnesota stands heading toward the 2021 season.
Top five pass-catching tandems in the NFL; Cowboys' offense worthy of the hype
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks unveils his ranking of the NFL's top five pass-catching tandems in the wake of the Julio Jones trade. Plus, why the confidence of one key Cowboys player is justified and a look at how the Vikings could bounce back on defense.
Next Gen Stats' top 10 pass catchers of 2020: Stefon Diggs and Davante Adams rank high, but not No. 1 ...
Nick Shook ranks the top 10 pass catchers of the 2020 season using Next Gen Stats. Davante Adams predictably makes the list, but he's not the top Packer. Yep, No. 1 is sure to surprise ...
Projecting the NFL's top 10 offenses in 2021: Buccaneers or Chiefs at No. 1?
The bulk of NFL roster reconstruction is behind us. The schedule is out. It's high time for 2021 season forecasting! With that in mind, Cynthia Frelund counts down her top 10 offenses, based on updated win-share projections.
Justin Jefferson: I thought Eagles would draft me, but glad Vikings did
Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson, who claimed the team's rookie receiving record in 2020, admitted his initial thoughts on draft night one year later.
2021 NFL Draft: Prospect-pro comparisons for top wide receivers
Gil Brandt names pro comparisons for six top WR prospects ahead of the 2021 NFL Draft. Will Jaylen Waddle produce like Tyreek Hill?
General Manager Power Rankings: NFL draft edition!
With the 2021 NFL Draft right around the corner, Gregg Rosenthal ranks the general managers by their drafting prowess. Who has the savviest scouting eye? Which guys needs to re-evaluate their process? Check out the full pecking order!
NFC North roster reset: While Packers stay quiet, Bears, Lions and Vikings in flux
Will Andy Dalton upgrade the Bears' offense? Can Jared Goff be more than a bridge for the Lions? Grant Gordon takes stock of the NFC North ahead of the 2021 NFL Draft.
Which notable NFL records could fall in 17-game season? Top candidates to make history?
With the NFL officially expanding to 17 games in the 2021 season, NFL Research's Dante Koplowitz-Fleming explores which notable records could fall -- and who might be in line to make history.
2020 NFL rookie grades, NFC North: Vikings shine; Packers wasting time?
How did the Vikings' gargantuan group of newbies perform in Year 1? Did the Packers blow it with a long-view approach to the 2020 NFL Draft? Gennaro Filice grades the rookie class of each NFC North team.
Vikings coach Keenan McCardell: Adam Thielen, Justin Jefferson similar to me, Jimmy Smith
New Vikings WRs coach Keenan McCardell knows a thing or two about great receiving duos, and he sees something familiar in Adam Thielen and Justin Jefferson.
2020 NFL season award picks: Analysts vote on MVP, Coach of the Year, more
While Alex Smith is the clear favorite to win Comeback Player of the Year at NFL Honors, several other awards -- including Defensive Player of the Year and Coach of the Year -- are far less clear. Thirty-three NFL analysts make their picks for each of the major individual awards.
Trick-play alert! Justin Jefferson's first career pass goes for 11-yard gain
Trick-play alert! Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson's first career pass goes for 11-yard gain.
Frelund's top boom-or-bust candidates in '21 | 'NFL Fantasy Live'
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund's top boom-or-bust candidates in '21.
Everything you need to know about the 2021 NFL season
All the key trades, transactions, news and information you'll need to get up to speed for the 2021 season.
2021 All-Analytics Team offense | Game Theory
NFL Media's Cynthia Frelund reveals her All-Analytics Team offense entering the 2021 season, based on projected Win Shares.
Kay Adams' Top 12 fantasy WR rankings for '21
NFL Network's Kay Adams breaks down her list of Top 12 fantasy wide receiver rankings for 2021.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Justin Jefferson | No. 53
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson has been voted as the No. 53 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Projected 2021 NFL stat leaders | Game Theory
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund projects players who will rank first in numerous statistical categories this season.
Projecting NFL's key individual stat leaders for 2021 | Game Theory
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund projects the NFL's key individual stat leaders for 2021.
Justin Jefferson: I'm going to keep doing the Griddy until EA puts it in Madden
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero catches up with Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson to talk about building off his successful rookie season and more.
2021 Top 10 fantasy wide receivers
Marcas Grant counts down his top 10 wide receivers for this upcoming fantasy football season. Find out which players he projects are ready to breakout in 2021, who's sliding down the charts, and which pass-catcher claims the top spot.
James Jones' Top 3 WR duos entering '21 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's James Jones details his top three wide receiver duos entering the 2021 NFL season.
Mike Rob, Willie McGinest share their top three tandems
NFL Network's Mike Rob and Willie McGinest share their top three tandems heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Andrew Hawkins' Top 5 WRs entering 2021
NFL Network's Andrew Hawkins shares his top five wide receivers entering the 2021 NFL season.
Justin Jefferson: What an NFL team will get in Ja'Marr Chase
Minnesota Vikings WR Justin Jefferson joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss the upcoming 2021 NFL Draft, former LSU teammate Ja'Marr Chase and offers advice to prospects on draft night.
Baldy breaks down film from Justin Jefferson's dominant rookie season
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger breaks down film from Minnesota Vikings WR Justin Jefferson's dominant rookie season.
Alabama or LSU: Which WR group from '20-21 drafts would you take?
Alabama or LSU: Which wide receiver group from 2020-2021 drafts would you take?
Every team's best play from a WR | 2020 NFL season
Relive the top moments from every team's top wide receiver play from the 2020 NFL season.
'GMFB': 2020 rookies with best chances of making the HOF
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights draft class of 2020 players with the best chances of making it to the Hall of Fame.
PFF's Top 5 offensive rookies of the 2020 season
Pro Football Focus breaks down the top 5 offensive rookies of the 2020 NFL season.
Verzuz: Haha Davis, Desi Banks join to give joke pregame speeches, break down highlights
Haha Davis and Desi Banks join the festivities to tell joke pre-game speeches, break down highlights in the first edition of NFL Pro Bowl Verzuz, featuring A.J. Brown and Justin Jefferson.
Verzuz: A.J. Brown, Justin Jefferson sign off and tell fans why they won
Tennessee Titans wide receiver A.J. Brown and Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson sign off and tell the fans why they won in the first edition of NFL Pro Bowl Verzuz, hosted by Deion Sanders and Maurice Jones-Drew.
Verzuz: Justin Jefferson, A.J. Brown trade smack talk about their 2020 performances
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson and Tennessee Titans wide receiver A.J. Brown trade smack talk about their 2020 performances in the first edition of NFL Pro Bowl Verzuz, hosted by Deion Sanders and Maurice Jones-Drew.
Baldy's Breakdowns: Why Justin Jefferson should win OROY
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger makes the case for why Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson should win the 2020 Offensive Rookie of the Year award.
'Huddle & Flow': Justin Jefferson on his rookie season
Minnesota Vikings rookie wide receiver Justin Jefferson explains how he set his goals for his first season in the NFL on the "Huddle & Flow" podcast.