Offseason Forecast: Carolina Panthers
Cam Newton and the Panthers won the NFC South in 2014, but the front office needs to improve the offense if they want to repeat next year. Chris Wesseling explores what's ahead for Carolina.
Carolina Panthers release safety Thomas DeCoud
Thomas DeCoud is again unemployed during the month of February. The veteran safety was cut on Tuesday after one season with the Panthers, which ended with him being usurped by rookie Tre Boston.
Sunday's Divisional Round Cheat Sheet
With the Divisional Round matchup between Tony Romo and Aaron Rodgers just hours away, Around The NFL's Kevin Patra fills you in on everything you need to know. Check out this week's Cheat Sheet.
Injury roundup: Big Ben could have knee surgery
With their offseason underway, Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin told reporters Tuesday that Ben Roethlisberger could have minor knee surgery. Find out what other injuries we're tracking.
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.
Injury roundup: A.J. Green still battling concussion
Will the Bengals face the Colts minus the services of A.J. Green? The Pro Bowl wideout remains sidelined with the concussion he suffered in Sunday night's loss to the Steelers.
Charles Godfrey signs with Atlanta Falcons
Charles Godfrey signed with the Falcons on Tuesday. Atlanta's move completed a de facto swap of safeties with the Carolina Panthers, who signed Thomas DeCoud to replace him.
Projected 2014 starters: Carolina Panthers
Kelvin Benjamin definitely will see his share of targets in a thin Panthers wide receiving corps. Will he be a No. 1 wideout? Marc Sessler gives his take on where Carolina stands heading into 2014.
Ten plug-and-play starters from Day 2 of the NFL draft
Will Derek Carr give Matt Schaub a run for the Raiders' quarterback job as a rookie? Around The League identifies 10 plug-and-play starters from Friday's second and third rounds.
California '07 among best NFL draft classes in Pac-12 history
The DeSean Jackson-led California class of 2007 and Alex Smith-led Utah class of 2005 made CFB 24/7's list of the best Pac-12 draft classes of all time.
Deone Bucannon could be second-round steal for Falcons
NFL Network's Curtis Conway sees Washington State safety Deone Bucannon as a potential steal for the Atlanta Falcons with the No. 37 overall pick of the NFL draft.
Thomas DeCoud signs two-year deal with Panthers
Thomas DeCoud is staying in the NFC South. The Carolina Panthers have signed the veteran safety to a two-year contract worth up to $3.75 million.
Saints' Rafael Bush signs Atlanta Falcons' offer sheet
The Falcons have signed New Orleans Saints restricted free agent Rafael Bush to an offer sheet. Will the fourth-year safety end up as a starter in Atlanta?
Thomas DeCoud to visit Carolina Panthers
Free safety Thomas DeCoud will travel to Carolina to meet with the Panthers. Could this become another low-level buy with upside for general manager Dave Gettleman?
Kenny Britt to visit Buffalo Bills; Lions to host DeCoud?
Wide receiver Kenny Britt is visiting the Buffalo Bills while safety Thomas DeCoud reportedly will meet with the Detroit Lions on Friday. Keep up with all of the visits in our tracker.
Report: Atlanta Falcons to release Thomas DeCoud
The trimming of the Falcons' roster continues. Yahoo! Sports reports that Atlanta safety Thomas DeCoud will be cut by the fourth day of the league year to save the team $3 million against the salary cap.
On the bubble: 24 NFC players who could be cut
What NFC teams will be saying goodbye to key players with an eye on saving salary-cap space? Miles Austin and Julius Peppers are just two of the names who might be looking for work.
Offseason Forecast: Atlanta Falcons
With Asante Samuel gone and Thomas DeCoud a likely cap casualty, the Atlanta Falcons need to shore up their defense and fill a big pair of tight end cleats this offseason.