San Francisco 49ers have created win-win situation at quarterback; five make-or-break players in 2021
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explains how the 49ers created a win-win situation at the game's most important position. Plus, five make-or-break players and a burgeoning star at tight end.
NFC South projected starters: Falcons' offense loaded; Panthers any better at QB?
The Falcons look unstoppable -- provided they keep Julio Jones. Can Sam Darnold elevate the Panthers' offense? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every team in the NFC South.
Fifth-year option tracker for 2018 first-round picks
The deadline for NFL teams to option the fifth year on rookie contracts for their 2018 first-round picks is Monday, May 3, and some clubs are getting out ahead of the pack.
Tua Tagovailoa, A.J. Green, Patrick Peterson among discounted players I still believe in
Tua Tagovailoa, A.J. Green and Patrick Peterson have plenty of doubters these days, but one man remains optimistic. Adam Schein spotlights nine notable players he still believes in.
Saquon Barkley, Baker Mayfield among interesting fifth-year option decisions; Travis Etienne team fits
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explores the interesting fifth-year option decisions around Saquon Barkley, Baker Mayfield and more. Plus, five ideal team fits for explosive RB prospect Travis Etienne.
Weighing fifth-year options for 2018 NFL Draft's first-rounders
Gil Brandt examines which first-round picks from 2018 should have their fifth-year options picked up. Where do the Browns' Baker Mayfield and the Jets' Sam Darnold stand?
Five teams with an identity crisis, Ravens' play-calling firestorm and much more
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks spotlights five teams suffering from an identity crisis. Plus, the truth about Baltimore's play-calling firestorm and much more.
Debrief: Top NFL storylines to track in second half of 2020
Are the Bills taking the AFC East? Will rookie QBs keep rolling? Can anyone stop Dalvin Cook? Gregg Rosenthal runs through second-half NFL storylines to track.
Alvin Kamara: Saints will 'get back on track and everybody will shut up'
The sky is not falling in New Orleans. It just feels that way to Saints fans after a 1-2 start. Within the building, however, players aren't fretting.
Cam Newton embodies Patriot Way; Fournette's fresh start and Adrian Peterson's potential finish
Bucky Brooks says Cam Newton and the Patriots are a perfect match. Plus, analysis on Leonard Fournette's signing, Adrian Peterson's release and much more.
NFL's top nine defenses in 2020: Chargers, Bills, 49ers all loaded, but who's No. 1?
As we hurtle toward the 2020 NFL season, Adam Schein predicts which nine teams will boast the league's best defenses. Who earns the No. 1 spot: Derwin James' Chargers, Tre'Davious White's Bills or Nick Bosa's 49ers?
Saints 'expect more' from DE Marcus Davenport in third season
In 2018, the New Orleans Saints sold the proverbial farm to snag raw but talented Marcus Davenport. Heading into Year 3, the Saints expect the young edge rusher, saddled by injuries, to be back at full force and improve in 2020.
NFL releases complete 2020 regular-season schedule
The 2020 NFL season will kick off with a rematch of one of the most memorable playoff games from last season. The Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs begin their title defense against Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans on Thursday, Sept. 10.
Saints' Marcus Davenport (foot) to miss rest of season
New Orleans Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport suffered a significant foot injury during Sunday's loss to the 49ers and will undergo season-ending surgery, per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero.
Patriots, Bills, Niners, Bears among top NFL defenses of 2019
Gil Brandt ranks the top eight defenses of 2019 so far. Are Stephon Gilmore's New England Patriots on top? What about Dee Ford and the upstart San Francisco 49ers?
Saints' D embraced challenge with Drew Brees out
The Saints defense held the Dallas Cowboys in check on Sunday night, and the squad is all-in on carrying New Orleans on their back while their franchise QB is injured.
NFC South training camp preview: Key players, battles to watch
Is Cam Newton set to return to top form? Will the Saints be able to shake off another stinging playoff exit? What should we expect from Jameis Winston? Dan Parr provides a training camp primer for the NFC South.
Saints DT David Onyemata suspended one game
When the New Orleans Saints open up against the Houston Texans on Sept. 9, they will be without a key defensive role player. David Onyemata has been suspended one game by the NFL.
State of the Franchise: Saints to show resiliency again in 2019?
After suffering excruciating playoff exits in back-to-back seasons, are the Saints set to bounce back again? Adam Rank provides a look at where the team stands heading into the 2019 campaign.
Leonard Floyd among young pass rushers set to break out in '19
After watching Marcus Davenport as a rookie, Willie McGinest is certain the Saints DE is just scratching the surface of his potential. Who else makes McGinest's list of young pass rushers poised to break out in 2019?
Saints signing Cameron Jordan to three-year extension
The New Orleans Saints signed pass rusher Cameron Jordan to a three-year contract extension worth $52.5 million. Jordan's deal includes $42 million in guaranteed money.
2019 NFL season: One key homegrown player for each NFC team
Mitchell Trubisky is critical to the Chicago Bears' season, while Chris Godwin could be a 100-catch player for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Gregg Rosenthal identifies one key homegrown player for every NFC team heading into the 2019 NFL season.
Los Angeles Chargers, Rams head NFL's most complete teams
With the 2019 NFL Draft and most of free agency behind us, we basically know what each NFL roster will look like in the fall. Which teams are the most complete? Adam Schein provides his ranking.
Packers sign first-rounder Darnell Savage to contract
The first of the 2019 first-round picks has signed his rookie deal. Green Bay Packers safety Darnell Savage agreed to his four-year contract on Thursday, his agency announced on Twitter.
Davis, Davenport converge on Brady for third-down sack
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis and defensive end Marcus Davenport sack Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady.
Saints' best defensive plays from dominant win | Week 12
The New Orleans Saints allowed just 112 yards in Week 12 against the Denver Broncos. Check out the unit's best plays from the game.
Can't-Miss Play: DT David Onyemata shows reflexes on double-tip INT
New Orleans Saints defensive tackle David Onyemata shows reflexes on double-tip INT.
Saints vs. Bears highlights | Week 8
Watch the highlights of the Week 8 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Chicago Bears.
Crazy endings of the week | Week 7
Watch the crazy endings from Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season.
Panthers vs. Saints highlights | Week 7
Watch the highlights from the New Orleans Saints' home win against the Carolina Panthers in Week 7 of the 2020 NFL regular season.
Davenport's huge third-down sack pushes CAR out of field-goal range
New Orleans Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport's huge third-down sack pushes the Carolina Panthers out of field goal range.
'Around The NFL': Players we're starting fan clubs for in 2020
The "Around The NFL" crew list the players they're starting fan clubs for in 2020.
Rosenthal: Marcus Davenport is a 'young Jadeveon Clowney'
NFL Network's Gregg Rosenthal believes New Orleans Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport is a young Jadeveon Clowney.
Top plays from Saints defense vs. Falcons | Week 13
Take a look at the Saints top defensive plays against the Atlanta Falcons on Thanksgiving night. New Orleans tallied nine sacks, a pair of interceptions and a goal line stand.
Saints D recovers forced fumble caused by Marcus Davenport
New Orleans Saints cornerback Marcus Davenport forces a fumble made by Chicago Bears running back David Montgomery.
Buccaneers vs. Saints highlights | Week 5
Watch the highlights from the Week 5 matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New Orleans Saints.
Marcus Davenport punches ball loose from Winston during sack
New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Marcus Davenport forces fumble on Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston.
NFL Network's Willie McGinest highlights four pass rushers poised to break out in 2019
NFL Network's Willie McGinest highlights four pass rushers poised for breakout seasons in 2019
Best plays from New Orleans Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport's rookie year | 2018 season
Watch the best plays from New Orleans Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport's rookie year in the 2018 season.
NFL-N-Motion: How the New Orleans Saints consistently pressured Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston in Week 14
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah breaks down how the New Orleans Saints' defense came through in a big way vs. the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 14.
Ian Rapoport: New Orleans Saints DE Marcus Davenport expected to play Week 12
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports that New Orleans Saints DE Marcus Davenport is expected to play in Week 12 matchup against the Atlanta Falcons.
Best Week 5 highlights | Baldy's Breakdown
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger takes a closer look at the top highlights from Week 5 of the 2018 season.
Saints vs. Giants highlights | Week 4
Watch the best plays from the Week 4 match up between the New Orleans Saints and the New York Giants.