Five NFL rookies I can't wait to watch in Week 1; why T.J. Watt is worth $112 million
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks spotlights the five rookies he can't wait to watch in Week 1. Plus, analysis on T.J. Watt's record-setting contract, Larry Fitzgerald's league-changing impact and Baltimore's injury-riddled backfield.
Minkah Fitzpatrick 'paying attention' to T.J. Watt-Steelers negotiations with UFA looming in 2023
Pittsburgh's handling of the ongoing T.J. Watt situation could end up impacting how safety Minkah's Fitzpatrick handles his own pending contract situation.
2021 NFL season preview: Ranking all eight divisions
Jeffri Chadiha ranks all eight divisions entering the 2021 NFL season. Can any other quartet hang with the ultra-competitive NFC West? Are the AFC North's Browns ready to challenge the AFC West's Chiefs for conference supremacy?
Chiefs must extend Tyrann Mathieu ASAP; DeVonta Smith's great first impression in Philadelphia
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks says the Chiefs need to give Tyrann Mathieu a long-term extension NOW. Plus, first impressions on DeVonta Smith, a big advantage in Baltimore and more.
Top 10 players 25 years old and younger entering 2021 NFL season
Lamar Jackson and Josh Allen have set the league on fire early in their careers. Each QB makes Maurice Jones-Drew's list of the top 10 NFL players 25 years old and younger, but does either hold the No. 1 spot?
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.
Top 10 safeties heading into 2021 NFL season
DeAngelo Hall ranks the top 10 safeties heading into the 2021 NFL season. Who makes the cut? Who doesn't? And who lands at No. 1?
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.
State of the 2021 Pittsburgh Steelers: Does Ben Roethlisberger have one last Super Bowl run in him?
Could this be the final season of the Ben Roethlisberger era in Pittsburgh? Can the 39-year-old deliver the Steelers a seventh Super Bowl title? Adam Rank explores the state of the franchise.
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.
All-Paid Team of Tomorrow: Projecting next big NFL contracts
Will Davante Adams get a major raise? Is T.J. Watt about to make bank? Anthony Holzman-Escareno projects the All-Paid Team of Tomorrow.
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.
Joker's wild: Why Alabama QB Mac Jones is getting the last laugh
Things weren't always this easy for Mac Jones, who sat three years at Alabama waiting his turn. But the draft's fastest-rising prospect who models his game and style after Tom Brady is about to get the last laugh. A fitting finish for the quarterback nicknamed the Joker.
NFL sets values for fifth-year options on 2018 first-rounders
NFL teams have about two months still to decide whether they want to secure a fifth season from their 2018 first-rounders. They now know exactly what they'd be paying.
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?
NFL reveals complete AFC, NFC rosters for 2021 Pro Bowl
Patrick Mahomes and Aaron Rodgers highlight the rosters for the 2021 Pro Bowl. Check out the complete AFC and NFC rosters.
Titans, Buccaneers, Steelers headline most impressive NFL performances of Week 6
The sixth Sunday of this unparalleled NFL season was full of resounding statements. Who authored the most impressive performances of the day? Adam Schein list his top nine.
NFL stats and records, Week 6: Derrick Henry runs for rare feat
Every week the NFL Media Research team puts together the best notes from Sunday's slate of games. Here are the top nuggets from Week 6.
Steelers bully Browns in lopsided AFC North clash
The Steelers let loose an all-around dominant showing in their 38-7 win over the Browns on Sunday. Jim Trotter examines what the lopsided win means for Pittsburgh, Cleveland and the rest of the AFC.
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?
Steelers' Minkah Fitzpatrick predicts six or seven INTs in 2020
After a successful first year in Pittsburgh, All-Pro safety Minkah Fitzpatrick hopes to not only improve his numbers but get the Steelers back into the playoffs.
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 40-31: Saquon Barkley slides to No. 31
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2020 NFL season.
NFL All-Analytics Team: Lamar Jackson, Stephon Gilmore stand out
Cynthia Frelund assembles an all-star roster of analytics monsters from the 2019 season. Who joins reigning MVP Lamar Jackson on the squad?
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Minkah Fitzpatrick | No. 52
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick has been voted as the No. 52 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Minkah Fitzpatrick: Melvin Ingram 'adds something that we really needed' defensively
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick shares linebacker Melvin Ingram 'adds something that we really needed' defensively.
Top 10 Steelers plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2020 NFL season.
Steelers vs. Browns highlights | Week 17
Watch the full game highlights of the Week 17 matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cleveland Browns.
Minkah Fitzpatrick sniffs out Ryan Finley's QB keeper for key TFL
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick sniffs out Ryan Finley's QB keeper for key TFL.
Introducing 2021 Pro Bowl defensive backs for AFC, NFC
The "NFL Total Access" crew Introduces 2021 Pro Bowl defensive backs for AFC, NFC.
Washington vs. Steelers highlights | Week 13
Watch the full game highlights of the Week 13 matchup between the Washington Football Team and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Ravens vs. Steelers highlights | Week 12
Watch the highlights from the Week 12 matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Steelers' best defensive plays in win over Ravens | Week 12
Check out the highlights from the Pittsburgh Steelers defensive performance in Week 12 against the Baltimore Ravens.
The Bur-Lesson: Why T.J. Watt, Minkah Fitzpatrick have been key to Steelers' 10-0 start
Nate Burleson breaks down why T.J. Watt, Minkah Fitzpatrick have been key to the Pittsburgh Steelers' 10-0 start to the season.
Top defense of the week | Week 11
Watch the top defense of Week 11 during the NFL 2020 season.
Next Gen Stats: Top 5 fastest ball carriers through Sunday of Week 11
Next Gen Stats ranks the five fastest ball carriers through Sunday of Week 11 by miles per hour.
Steelers vs. Jaguars highlights | Week 11
Watch the full game highlights of the Week 11 matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Steelers' best defensive plays from strong win | Week 11
Watch the best plays by the Pittsburgh Steelers defense in a Week 11 win against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Edmunds, Fitzpatrick dazzle with two INTs each vs. Jaguars in Week 11
Watch all four interceptions by Pittsburgh Steelers safeties Terrell Edmunds and Minkah Fitzpatrick against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 11.
Minkah Fitzpatrick drops to his knees for his second INT of the day
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick gets his second interception of the day off of Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Jake Luton.
Major tip-drill INT! Fitzpatrick picks off Luton after pass goes way up in the air
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick intercepts a pass from Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Jake Luton.
Crazy endings of the week | Week 9
Watch the crazy endings from Week 9 of the 2020 NFL season.
Jeremiah: Steelers' red-zone defense was Sunday's difference-maker
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah says the Pittsburgh Steelers' red-zone defense was Sunday's difference-maker.
Steelers vs. Cowboys highlights | Week 9
Watch highlights from the Week 9 matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Dallas Cowboys.
Fitzpatrick capitalizes on pressure of Gilbert with end-zone INT
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick capitalizes on Steelers' pressure of Dallas Cowboy Garrett Gilbert with an end-zone interception.
7 things that made Week 8 awesome
From one-handed catches to piggyback rides, here are 7 things that made Week 8 awesome.