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Ravens were set to trade draft class to pick Matt Ryan in 2008
It's well-known that the Ravens talked with the Rams about trading up so they could draft Matt Ryan in 2008. Sources explained this week how close the two teams got toward making the deal.
Forty-two things we learned from Week 14
The stars were out on Sunday. Odell Beckham's 61-yard score was the difference against Dallas. Le'Veon Bell broke a franchise record in Pittsburgh's win. Here's what we learned from Week 14.
Bucs knock off Saints to stay tied atop NFC South
The Buccaneers (8-5) remain tied with the Falcons atop the NFC South after knocking off the Saints (5-8) at home. Here's what we learned from Tampa Bay's 16-11 win over New Orleans.
Hue: Browns starters will play in preseason finale
The Browns are responsible for some of the more dazzling plays of the preseason, but it has not translated into any wins. With a young team at his helm, Hue Jackson will play his starters Thursday.
Notable cuts: Browns release LB Paul Kruger
For teams looking at a complementary veteran this offseason, look no further than the Browns. Cleveland's roster purge continued Monday morning with the reported release of Paul Kruger.
AFC North projected starters: Steelers wideouts need to step up
The Pittsburgh Steelers young receiving corps needs to step up in 2016 with Martavis Bryant serving a year-long suspension. Gregg Rosenthal has the rest of the projected rosters for the NFC North.
Winners, losers from NFL free agency's first week
Plenty of players found new homes this week, but which players and teams came out best in the free-for-all? Gregg Rosenthal examines who won and lost over free agency's first three days.
Horton: Browns want to better utilize defensive stars
The offseason provides another opportunity for optimism in Cleveland, and defensive coordinator Ray Horton is hoping to make better use of the team's stars in 2016.
On the bubble: 36 AFC players who could be released
We're just weeks away from the start of free agency, and there are plenty of notable players who will be hitting the open market. Gregg Rosenthal examines the AFC players who likely will be released.
Colts hiring Ted Monachino as defensive coordinator
Ravens coach John Harbaugh announced that linebackers coach Ted Monachino is leaving for the Colts' defensive coordinator position. Will Monachino fix Indianapolis' porous defense?
What to watch for in Browns-Bengals on 'TNF'
The Bengals will try to remain undefeated on Thursday night when they welcome the rival Browns to Paul Brown Stadium, but there will be a few unique obstacles in their way. Here's what to watch for:
Potential Joe Thomas-to-Broncos trade falls through
A potential blockbuster deal that would have sent left tackle Joe Thomas to Denver fell apart just before Tuesday's trade deadline because Cleveland's asking price was too high, Ian Rapoport reports.
Philip Rivers continues to outsmart opposing defenses
Two Browns veterans acknowledged that Philip Rivers outsmarted them at the line of scrimmage, making adjustments that helped the Chargers win in Week 4. Is Rivers the NFL's "beautiful mind"?
Browns' Danny Shelton: Defensive terror in the making
The Browns have had little luck with first-round draft selections, but nose tackle Danny Shelton is quickly building a reputation as a wide-bodied, run-stuffing terror.
Projected 2015 starters: Cleveland Browns
The quarterback battle rages on in Cleveland as Johnny Manziel will compete with Josh McCown for the starting gig. Will coach Mike Pettine give Manziel a second chance?
Ravens in Super Bowl 50? Do your (draft) thing, Ozzie Newsome
The Baltimore Ravens hit another draft home run with C.J. Mosley. Adam Schein marvels at Ozzie Newsome's eye for talent -- and says another big prospect haul could pave the road to Super Bowl 50.
Torrey Smith, C.J. Spiller, Nick Fairley among free agency risks
C.J. Spiller and Nick Fairley both entered the NFL as top-15 picks -- and they both give Adam Schein pause in this free agency cycle. Here are nine guys whose future prospects appear uncertain.
Which free agents will be paid too much?
History shows that the majority of the big-name free agents will get overpaid. Will Jeremy Maclin and Michael Crabtree be among them? The Around The NFL gang weighs in.
Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne signs with 49ers
Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne announced that he has signed with the San Francisco 49ers. How will the two-time National Rugby League player of the year fit in the Bay Area?
Pernell McPhee expected to hit free agency jackpot
Pass rusher Pernell McPhee is expected to strike it rich on the open market. Will the impending free agent be the latest defensive player to leave the Ravens for the Colts?
Demarcus Lawrence leads Week 11 snap report
Rookies Demarcus Lawrence and Anthony Hitchens played big roles in the Cowboys' Week 10 victory. Find out which other players are earning more playing time in our latest snap report.
AFC North: The best (and most unpredictable) division in 2014
Will Brian Hoyer's Cleveland Browns continue to roll? Can Ben Roethlisberger's Pittsburgh Steelers overcome a setback? Adam Schein studies each team's prospects in a beautifully chaotic AFC North.