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2016 NFL Draft order and needs for every team
With Super Bowl 50 in the books, the order for the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft is set. This is the first-round order, with the top positional needs for every team, as provided by Lance Zierlein.
Nineteen things to know about Week 10 injury report
Vikings starting signal caller Teddy Bridgewater is expected to start Sunday's tilt against the Oakland Raiders. Bridgewater suffered a concussion in last week's victory over the St. Louis Rams.
Injuries: McCown to start for Browns; Boldin inactive
Quarterback Josh McCown will start when the Cleveland Browns play host to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. The team listed him as active heading into the contest. Check out the rest of the early injury news.
Cowboys, Saints candidates to trade up in '15 NFL Draft
The first round of the draft is over but plenty of talented players remain up for grabs. Are the Cowboys willing to trade up for the player they covet?
Wild Card Weekend Cheat Sheet
The Tony Romo-Matthew Stafford showdown in Dallas is one of four intriguing Wild Card games. Around The NFL's Kevin Patra dishes out everything you need to know for this weekend.
What to watch for in Lions-Falcons London game
Ndamukong Suh and the Lions' No. 1 defense travel to London to take on quarterback Matt Ryan and an injury-depleted Falcons offensive line. Find out what else to watch for as you wake up to Wembley.
Reading the Defense: Burnett rounding back to form
Morgan Burnett is looking like the player who was an IDP star a few seasons ago. Marcas Grant highlights that and more in a new Reading the Defense.
Kyle Orton leads Bills to comeback win over Lions
Kyle Orton made big plays in the fourth quarter and the Bills defense held the Detroit Lions scoreless in the second half as Buffalo came back from a 14-0 deficit for the road win.
Chris Houston released by Detroit Lions
Chris Houston used to be the best cornerback in Detroit, before the injury bug hit him. Now the four-year Lions starter is on his way out of Motown.
NFC North draft needs: Blake Bortles to Minnesota Vikings?
With the 2014 NFL Draft nearly upon us, Elliot Harrison assesses top priorities for each squad in the NFC North. Will the quarterback-hungry Minnesota Vikings pounce on Blake Bortles?
Roster Reset: NFC North
Free agency did not change the NFC North dynamic dramatically. The Green Bay Packers still reign supreme after re-signing key players like Sam Shields and B.J. Raji as well as adding Julius Peppers.
Rashean Mathis, Detroit Lions strike one-year contract
Rashean Mathis agreed to terms on a one-year contract to return to the Detroit Lions, the team's website confirmed Monday. The veteran cornerback was the Lions' top cover man in 2013.
Detroit Lions won't pick up option on Nick Fairley
Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew revealed Monday he wouldn't exercise a 2015 option on defensive tackle Nick Fairley, saying "I have to ask myself, 'Is he a $5.5 million player?'"
2003 NFL Draft do-over: New Orleans Saints pick Troy Polamalu
How would the 2003 draft play out if it was held today, with the benefit of hindsight? Daniel Jeremiah revisits the first round, suggesting a new home for Pittsburgh Steelers star Troy Polamalu.
Free agency primer: Top 25 defensive backs
Looking for secondary help? You're in luck -- this year's crop of free-agent cornerbacks and safeties includes proven starters like Alterraun Verner. Marc Sessler examines.