Deadline for seven franchise-tagged players to strike long-term deals is today at 4 p.m. ET
Seven players who have been franchised tagged, including Bears receiver Allen Robinson and Bucs receiver Chris Godwin, have until 4 p.m. ET on Thursday to come to terms on multi-year deals.
Projecting long-term contracts for 2021's franchise-tagged players
Anthony Holzman-Escareno projects long-term extensions for each tagged player currently without one. What could Allen Robinson expect to be paid by the Bears? How much is Chris Godwin worth to the Bucs?
Saints safety Marcus Williams accepts franchise tag for 2021 season
New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Williams has accepted his franchise tag tender for the 2021 season, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Saints place franchise tag on safety Marcus Williams
The Saints aren't letting the salary cap stop them from keeping their core. New Orleans is placing the franchise tag on free safety Marcus Williams, Ian Rapoport reports.
2021 NFL franchise tag tracker: Chris Godwin, Marcus Maye among 10 players tagged
The deadline for NFL teams to place the franchise or transition tags on prospective free agents has come and gone, and clubs around the league had some decisions to make.
2021 NFL free agency: Players who could get more money than you think
With free agency right around the corner, the marketplace is as unsettled as any in recent memory. Tom Pelissero spotlights a dozen players who could get more money than you think.
2021 NFL franchise/transition tag primer: Who are the no-brainers? Debatable candidates?
Which NFL players are in line to receive the franchise tag before the March 9 deadline? Gregg Rosenthal spotlights the no-brainers, as well as the more debatable candidates, across the league.
Ranking NFL teams most likely to win Super Bowl LV
Who are the true Super Bowl contenders? With the 2020 NFL regular season winding down, Adam Schein ranks the nine teams most likely to hoist the Lombardi Trophy on the evening of Feb. 7 in Tampa, Florida.
Bruce Arians is right about Tom Brady; Packers feel like pretenders
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explores Bruce Arians' harsh assessment of Tom Brady's play. Plus, one faux contender, a draft class that lifted a franchise and a defense that could fuel a title run.
Debrief: How every NFC contender must improve in 2020
Gregg Rosenthal identifies the area where every NFC contender needs to improve, from the Seahawks' pass rush to the Saints' secondary.
2017 NFL Draft do-over: Mahomes to Browns; Bears skip QB
Adam Rank revisits the 2017 NFL Draft. Just how high does Christian McCaffrey rise? Where do Deshaun Watson and his fellow quarterbacks end up?
Roundup: Saints ink CB Jenkins to 2-year extension
Janoris Jenkins parlayed three games with the Saints into three years. The veteran CB signed an extension with New Orleans that will pay him $16.75 million in new money, Ian Rapoport reports.
The Wrap - Wild Card Weekend
Neil Reynolds from Sky Sports' recaps the Wild Card games from the past weekend.
Week 17 injury report for Sunday's NFL games
The final week of the 2019 regular season is upon us. Here is a full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 16 Sunday games.
Saints claim Janoris Jenkins via waivers after NYG cut
Janoris Jenkins has a new home. The former New York Giants cornerback who was cut last week after he refused to apologize for using a slur on Twitter has been claimed by the New Orleans Saints.
49ers' epic win over Saints about family as much as football
The San Francisco 49ers outlasted the New Orleans Saints in an instant classic that gives the Niners a clear path toward the NFC's No. 1 seed. But the win had an even deeper, personal meaning for the franchise, Jim Trotter writes.
Packers' defense among five storylines to watch in Week 5
Charley Casserly examines five storylines to watch in Week 5, including several notable aspects in the highly anticipated Packers-Cowboys bout on Sunday.
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.
Jared Goff, Cooper Kupp spearhead Rams' offensive resurgence
Cooper Kupp's incredible catch-and-run exemplified the Rams' overall resurgence in a big win over the Saints on Sunday. Michael Silver explores how Jared Goff and Co. got their groove back.
Roundup: RT James' knee injury not season-ending
The Denver Broncos offensive line took a hit on Monday night when RT Ja'Wuan James left the game with a knee injury, but it won't be season-ending, according to Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero.
What we learned from the three Thanksgiving games
Thanksgiving Day provided plenty of memorable outcomes and performances. Herbie Teope and Nick Shook break down what we learned from the three games.
Saints ground Falcons' attack to earn 10th straight win
The New Orleans Saints tightened their grip on the NFC South by picking up their 10th straight win in a 31-17 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Thanksgiving Night. Here's what we learned.
Texans, Bears among defenses set to take off down the stretch
Former NFL pass rusher Willie McGinest explains why defenses will start to turn the corner and slow high-flying offenses. Plus, he lists six defensive units that will separate themselves down the stretch.
NFL Way To Play Week 15: Marcus Williams' clean hit
Nate Burleson breaks down Week 15 NFL Way To Play recipient New Orleans Saints S Marcus Williams' clean hit.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players of Week 15
Every player with a Pro Football Focus grade of at least 90 in Week 15
Chiefs vs. Saints highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights of the Week 15 matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New Orleans Saints.
NFL Way To Play Week 13: Marcus Williams' 'physical' play vs. Calvin Ridley
Nate Burleson breaks down the NFL Way To Play Week 13: winner, New Orleans Saints DB Marcus Williams' "physical" play vs. Calvin Ridley.
Marcus Williams flies in like heat-seeking missile for PBU
New Orleans Saints free safety Marcus Williams flies in like heat-seeking missile for pass break up.
Saints' best defensive plays from strong win vs. Falcons | Week 11
Watch the best defensive plays made by the New Orleans Saints in their Week 11 matchup versus the Atlanta Falcons.
Falcons vs. Saints highlights | Week 11
Watch the highlights of the Week 11 matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and the New Orleans Saints.
Marcus Williams' jump-ball INT at the goal line ends the first half
New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Williams intercepts a pass thrown by Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan.
Mic'd Up: Drew Brees fires up teammates before win over Bucs | Week 9
Listen to the best sounds from the New Orleans Saints' Week 9 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Top plays by the Saints defense in prime time | Week 9
Check out the New Orleans Saints best defensive plays in Week 9 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on "Sunday Night Football."
Saints vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 9
Watch the highlights from the Week 9 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Marcus Williams grabs Tom Brady pass for INT
New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Williams records an interception on a pass by Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady.
Biggest plays made by the Saints' defense | Week 1
Watch the best plays from the New Orleans Saints defense in their Week 1 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Buccaneers vs. Saints highlights | Week 1
Watch the highlights from the Week 1 matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New Orleans Saints.
Saints pick off Brady after QB, Mike Evans aren't on the same page
New Orleans Saints cornerback Marcus Williams makes the interception on Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady.
Saints' best defensive plays | 2019 season
Watch the New Orleans Saints' best defensive plays from the 2019 NFL season.
Every New Orleans Saints touchdown | 2019 season
Watch every touchdown by the New Orleans Saints in the 2019 NFL season.
Saints vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 11
Watch the highlights of the Week 11 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Pick-six! Marcus Williams takes INT 55 yards to the HOUSE
New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Williams returns a pass made by Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston 55 yards for a touchdown.
Marcus Williams nabs Matt Ryan's under-thrown deep ball for key INT
New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Williams nabs Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan's under-thrown deep ball for key interception.
Saints vs. Jaguars highlights | Week 6
Watch the highlights from the Week 6 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Buccaneers vs. Saints highlights | Week 5
Watch the highlights from the Week 5 matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New Orleans Saints.
Cowboys vs. Saints highlights | Week 4
Watch the Dallas Cowboys vs. New Orleans Saints highlights in Week 4 of the 2019 season.