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Buccaneers QB Tom Brady, Browns DE Myles Garrett among NFL Players of the Week
Tom Brady nabbed his first NFC weekly award, while Myles Garrett's big Sunday earned him honors as well. The AFC Offensive Player of the Week went to a non-quarterback for the first time this season.
2020 NFL season: Saints' Cameron Jordan leads top 10 edge rushers
Former All-Pro left tackle Joe Thomas KNOWS edge rushers, having spent years trying to stop them. He reveals his top 10 edge rushers heading into the 2020 NFL season -- and you can expect a surprise at No. 1.
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 50-41: Prescott, Jimmy G make list
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.
Ten most egregiously off-base player ratings in 'Madden NFL 21'
Adam Rank runs through the most off-base player ratings in "Madden NFL 21," including a lower-than-expected appraisal of Deshaun Watson and a generous mark for Rob Gronkowski.
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?
Myles Garrett, Nick Bosa among NFL's top 10 disruptors of 2019
Which pass rushers were the most disruptive in 2019? Nick Shook dives into Next Gen Stats to find the answer, and he delivers a top-10 list with some surprises.
NFL releases complete 2020 regular-season schedule
The 2020 NFL season will kick off with a rematch of one of the most memorable playoff games from last season. The Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs begin their title defense against Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans on Thursday, Sept. 10.
NFL GM Power Rankings: Brett Veach, John Lynch surge up list
Smack dab in the middle of offseason roster reconstruction, the spotlight's on NFL decision makers. Perfect time for Gregg Rosenthal to provide his annual GM Power Rankings! And at the moment, no general manager's flying higher than Kansas City's Brett Veach.
NFC North roster reset: Packers in charge; Bears' QB intrigue
While the trade for Nick Foles might not have been the offseason QB move Bears fans hoped for, legit competition at the position could yield positive results, Grant Gordon writes. Get up to speed on the rest of the NFC North ahead of the 2020 draft.
NFL draft guide: Each GM's best pick, top value pick, tendencies
With the 2020 NFL Draft right around the corner, Charley Casserly digs into the men who'll be making the selections. What does each general manager's track record look like? Here are the best picks, value picks and tendencies for everyone.
AFC North roster reset: Ravens get richer; Browns ready to rock?
Baltimore won the AFC North by a whopping six games in 2019. So, what is the state of the division as we hurtle toward the 2020 NFL Draft? Nick Shook says the Ravens are richer, but the Browns, Steelers and Bengals are all looking up.
Concerns over physical health of players rise during pandemic
There is a concern from teams, league executives and the NFLPA that the physical health of the players is set to suffer drastically in the coming weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic delaying offseason workouts.
2020 NFL free agency glossary: All the terms you need to know
Free agency frenzy is a hectic period on the NFL calendar that has a language all its own. Fortunately, Anthony Holzman-Escareno is here for you with a glossary explaining all the terms you need to know.
Top 101 NFL free agents of 2020: The original list
Here is the original Top 101 Free Agents of 2020 list -- courtesy of Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling -- as it stood before players began to be signed, tagged and/or released.
Top 101 NFL free agents of 2020: Who will sign Jadeveon Clowney?
Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling have combined their personal rankings to formulate NFL.com's Top 101 Free Agents of 2020. Who's off the market? Which free agents are still available?
Ravens make Don Martindale highest-paid DC
Don "Wink" Martindale might be a head coach soon. He can boast of being the league's highest-paid DC in the interim after signing a three-year extension with the Ravens, Ian Rapoport reports.
What we learned from the 2020 Pro Bowl
The AFC defeated the NFC, 38-33, in the 2020 Pro Bowl at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. Here's what we learned from the annual all-star showcase.
Matt Judon not concerned about pending free agency
Matt Judon is headed toward free agency, and a year after he watched his former fellow Ravens leave for bigger paydays elsewhere, he might soon experience a similar reality.
Aaron Rodgers: Football 'became fun again' in '19
Though Aaron Rodgers' and the Packers' season ended Sunday in lopsided fashion, the star QB is looking back fondly on the campaign as he said, "This one will always be special. Because it became fun again."
Aaron Rodgers, Packers see 'open' window despite loss to 49ers
Green Bay's promising 2019 season ended in San Francisco, with it going perhaps the last opportunity for Aaron Rodgers to make the Super Bowl. Jim Trotter writes, however, the Packers believe they'll be back.
Harbaugh: Ravens' goal is to re-sign Matthew Judon
The Ravens want Matthew Judon back in their front seven. But how much, and how hard will it be in retain him? According to John Harbaugh, "Very much and pretty hard."
Packers-49ers: NFC Championship Game preview
Kevin Patra previews the NFC Championship Game ahead of Sunday's tilt between two perennial powerhouses, Packers and 49ers. Will the Niners clinch their second win this season over the Pack?
Crazy endings of the week | Week 11
Watch the crazy endings of Week 11 during the NFL 2020 season.
Jaguars vs. Packers highlights | Week 10
Watch the game highlights from the Week 10 matchup between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Green Bay Packers.
Packers vs. 49ers highlights | Week 9
Watch the highlights from the Week 9 matchup between the Green Bay Packers and the San Francisco 49ers.
Za'Darius Smith chops ball from Nick Mullens on crushing strip-sack
Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith chops ball from San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens on crushing strip-sack
Vikings vs. Packers highlights | Week 8
Watch the game highlights from the Week 8 matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers.
Packers vs. Texans highlights | Week 7
Watch the game highlights from the Week 7 matchup between the Green Bay Packers and the Houston Texans.
James Jones: Two Packers who must have big games to beat Brady, Bucs
NFL Network's James Jones and Willie McGinest discuss the upcoming matchup between the Green Bay Packers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 6.
Falcons vs. Packers highlights | Week 4
Watch the best plays from the Week 4 matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and the Green Bay Packers.
Za'Darius Smith shows 'Rest In Heaven Breonna Taylor' shirt after sack
Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith pulls out a 'Rest In Heaven Breonna Taylor' shirt after sacking Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan.
Top clutch plays of the week | Week 3
Check out the top clutch plays of Week 3 of the 2020 season.
Packers vs. Saints highlights | Week 3
Watch the highlights of the Week 3 matchup between the Green Bay Packers against the New Orleans Saints.
Za'Darius Smith forces crucial midfield fumble from Taysom Hill
Green Bay Packers defensive end Za'Darius Smith forces crucial midfield fumble from Taysom Hill.
Game Pass Film Session: Za'Darius Smith describes his versatility in Packers' scheme
Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith breaks down his film on this episode of "Game Pass Film Session"
Lions vs. Packers highlights | Week 2
Watch the highlights from the Week 2 matchup between the Detroit Lions and the Green Bay Packers.
Za'Darius Smith smoothers Cousins for first sack of 2020
Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith smoothers Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins to record his first sack of the 2020 NFL season.
Best plays from 'Top 100 Players of 2020' | Nos. 50-41
Watch the best plays from the Top 100 players of 2020 ranked 50 to 41.
'Top 100 Players of 2020': Za'Darius Smith | No. 48
The veteran outside linebacker earns his first career "Top 100" selection after logging a career-high 13.5 sacks in his first season with the Green Bay Packers in 2019.
Players Only: Who is the most underrated NFL player in 2020?
NFL Network's Willie McGinest, Shaun O'Hara and LaDainian Tomlinson highlight three underrated players in the NFL.
NFC's most underappreciated players entering 2020
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund shares the NFC's most underappreciated players entering 2020.
Za'Darius Smith highlights | 2019 season
Watch the best plays by Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith from the 2019 NFL season.
Za'Darius Smith splits George Kittle, Kyle Juszczyk for third-down tackle
Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith splits San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle, fullback Kyle Juszczyk for a big third-down tackle.
Seahawks vs. Packers highlights | Divisional Round
Watch the highlights from the Divisional Round matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers.
Za'Darius Smith is hyped after chasing down Wilson for his second sack
Green Bay Packers linebacker Za'Darius Smith sacks Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.