Top 10 off-ball linebackers entering 2021 NFL season
Fred Warner and Darius Leonard just signed massive contract extensions, but neither player is No. 1 on Willie McGinest's list of top 10 off-ball linebackers. See who gets that honor.
2021 NFL season: Candidates to Make the Leap from each AFC team
Is J.K. Dobbins about to run wild in Baltimore? Can Justin Herbert be even better for the Chargers in 2021? Gregg Rosenthal lists candidates to Make the Leap for every AFC team.
State of the 2021 Houston Texans: Question marks abound as David Culley era begins
Adam Rank examines the state of the Texans entering the 2021 season and sees a lot of uncertainty for a team starting over under new head coach David Culley.
AFC South projected starters: Colts betting big on Carson Wentz; Titans in trouble?
Will the Colts' acquisition of Carson Wentz pay off? Are the Titans in a tricky spot? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every AFC South team.
Next Gen Stats-based 2020 NFL All-Pro Team: Defense
Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to assemble a 2020 All-Pro squad. Did Myles Garrett and Roquan Smith make the cut on defense?
2021 NFL Pro Bowl snubs: Trey Hendrickson, Ryan Tannehill among 10 players who deserved honor
Now that the 2021 NFL Pro Bowl rosters have been revealed, Nick Shook identifies players who also deserved the honor. Should the Titans' Ryan Tannehill be on the AFC roster instead of the Texans' Deshaun Watson?
NFL training camp winners/losers: Philip Rivers-T.Y. Hilton bromance blooming; Le'Veon Bell-Jets divorce looming?
With Week 1 right around the corner, Gregg Rosenthal rounds up the winners and losers from NFL training camp. Is Le'Veon Bell a lock to open this season on the Jets?
Texans ink standout LB Zach Cunningham to four-year, $58 million extension
Zach Cunningham has agreed to terms on a payday worthy of the state of Texas. The Houston Texans have inked the standout linebacker to a four-year, $58 million extension worth $14.5M per year in new money average, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Sunday, via sources informed of the deal.
One thing each AFC team can do to dethrone the Chiefs in 2020
Super Bowl LIV's nearly upon us, but 30 teams already have begun the effort to reach Tampa a year from now for Super Bowl LV. Gregg Rosenthal supplies one thing each AFC team can do to supplant the Chiefs as conference champions.
2019 NFL All-Pro teams, eye test vs. Next Gen Stats: Defense
Chris Wesseling built a defensive All-Pro team with his seasoned eye, while Nick Shook studied the Next Gen Stats. See where they agree (Aaron Donald) and differ (Grady Jarrett).
What we learned from Saturday's NFL games
What we learned from the 49ers' win over the Rams, Patriots' win against the Bills and the Texans' victory over the Buccaneers.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 9 games
Sunday's Week 9 slate of games kicked off with an AFC South divisional matchup between the Texans and Jaguars in London. Here's what we learned from all 12 contests.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 8 games
Happy returns! After five weeks away, Drew Brees was back in New Orleans' starting lineup as the Saints claimed their sixth straight win. Here's what we've learned so far from Sunday's Week 8 games.
Keenan Allen among Week 14's top performers
The Chargers seemed left for a brutal road loss at the hands of the Steelers, but Los Angeles refused to go down that easily. Keenan Allen keyed the Bolts' comeback efforts, producing a big road win.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 13 games
The Jacksonville Jaguars ended their seven-game skid and shutdown the Indianapolis Colts' five-game winning streak in one day. Here's what else we learned from Sunday's Week 13 games.
Injuries: Bears LB Khalil Mack questionable vs. Jets
Khalil Mack's consecutive games streak could come to an end. The Bears' outside linebacker is listed as questionable after he was a limited participant in Friday's practice. Here are the injuries we're tracking.
Watson's career night propels Texans past Dolphins
Houston had few problems Thursday evening, as the Texans (5-3) extended their lead in the AFC South and their five-game streak with a 42-23 win over the visiting Dolphins (4-4) to kick off Week 8.
Top 10 linebacker units: Broncos, Bears lead rankings
On the heels of the Khalil Mack trade, which NFL teams boast the best group of linebackers heading into the 2018 season? Chris Wesseling unveils his rankings.
Texans moving veteran CB Kareem Jackson to safety
After starting more than 100 games over eight seasons at cornerback, Kareem Jackson is transitioning to a new position in the Houston Texans' secondary.
AFC South projected starters: Jaguars loaded; Texans top-heavy
Gregg Rosenthal examines each of the rosters in a rapidly improving AFC South. What's the one remaining question in Jacksonville? Is Houston the biggest boom-or-bust team in the NFL?
Texans sign safety Tyrann Mathieu to 1-year, $7M deal
The Texans signed former Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu, the team announced Friday. NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports it's a one-year deal worth $7M for Honey Badger.
AFC South rookie grades: Texans find their quarterback (finally!)
After starting eight QBs over three years, Houston finally found its guy in Deshaun Watson. Nick Shook provides rookie grades and offseason game plans for each AFC South team.
Deshaun Watson, Kareem Hunt head 2017 All-Rookie Team
Gil Brandt builds an all-star team from the 2017 NFL season's best rookie players. Slotting Deshaun Watson at quarterback might be an obvious, but who comes after the Texans' young star?
Texans stuff Hubbard on fourth-and-one to force turnover on downs in red zone
Houston Texans stuff Carolina Panthers running back Chuba Hubbard on fourth-and-one to force a turnover on downs in the red zone.
McGinest, Carr give out game balls for the 2020 NFL season
NFL Network's Willie McGinest and David Carr give out game balls for the 2020 NFL season.
Titans vs. Texans highlights | Week 17
Watch all the highlights from the week 17 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Houston Texans.
No-look strip? Cunningham punches ball from Henry for key turnover
No-look strip? Houston Texans linebacker Zach Cunningham punches ball from Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry for key turnover.
McGinest, L.T. list their 2021 Pro Bowl snubs
NFL Network's Willie McGinest, LaDainian Tomlinson list their 2021 Pro Bowl snubs.
Texans vs. Bears highlights | Week 14
Watch all the highlights from the week 14 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Chicago Bears.
Tyrell Adams, Zach Cunningham deny Hines on fourth-down run
Houston Texans linebackers Tyrell Adams and Zach Cunningham deny Indianapolis Colts Nyheim Hines on a fourth-down run.
Texans vs. Jaguars highlights | Week 9
Watch all the highlights of the Week 9 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Zach Cunningham glides through hole for HUGE sack
Houston Texans linebacker Zach Cunningham glides through hole for HUGE sack.
Jaguars vs. Texans highlights | Week 5
Watch the highlights between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Houston Texans in their week 5 matchup.
Ravens vs. Texans highlights | Week 2
Watch the highlights from the Baltimore Ravens' dominant road win against the Houston Texans in Week 2 of the 2020 NFL regular season.
Zach Cunningham picks up major sack with third-down blitz
Houston Texans linebacker Zach Cunningham picks up a major third-down sack against Baltiomre Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson.
Rapoport breaks down Zach Cunningham's new contract extension
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport breaks down Houston Texans linebacker Zach Cunningham's new contract extension.
Texans vs. Titans highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Tennessee Titans.
Jake Martin and Texans' D ambush Brady for third-down sack
Houston Texans outside linebacker Jake Martin and Texans' defense ambush Tom Brady for third-down sack.
Panthers vs. Texans highlights | Week 4
Watch the highlights from the Week 4 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Houston Texans.
Cunningham's helmet sends Luck's pass sailing after deflection
Houston Texans linebacker Zach Cunningham swats Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck's pass into the stratosphere on this wacky defensive play.
Texans vs. Eagles highlights | Week 16
Watch the Week 16 highlights of the Houston Texans vs. Philadelphia Eagles game.
Can't-Miss Play: Cunningham races for TD after picking off Mayfield
Houston Texans linebacker Zach Cunningham races for TD after picking off Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield.