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2022 NFL season: Five playoff contenders facing the toughest schedules down the stretch
Dec 06, 2022
Will Daniel Jones' Giants overcome an imposing slate of opponents to reach the postseason? Can Ja'Marr Chase's Bengals repeat 2021's late-year magic? Eric Edholm identifies the five playoff contenders facing the toughest remaining schedules in the 2022 NFL season.
2023 NFL Draft order: Eagles holding top-five pick after Saints' loss to Buccaneers
Dec 05, 2022
What impact did the Saints' collapse against the Bucs have on the outlook for the 2023 NFL Draft? Dan Parr and Eric Edholm provide the updated order for Round 1 along with needs for every team entering Week 14.
2022 NFL season: Three teams better than their records going into Week 13; three that are worse
Nov 29, 2022
Are Jimmy Garoppolo's 49ers even better than their 7-4 record suggests? Can Jalen Hurts' Eagles live up to their 10-1 start? Eric Edholm identifies three teams superior to their records heading into Week 13 -- and three that are worse.
2023 NFL Draft order: Lions, Seahawks holding top-five picks thanks to QB trades
Nov 28, 2022
The Seahawks and Lions are currently holding some highly valuable picks thanks to the struggles of the Broncos and Rams. Dan Parr and Eric Edholm provide a look at the updated 2023 NFL Draft order for Round 1 along with needs for every team entering Week 13.
2022 NFL season: Six things to watch for in Bills-Lions, Giants-Cowboys, Patriots-Vikings during John Madden Thanksgiving Celebration
Nov 23, 2022
NFL.com's Eric Edholm breaks down what to watch for from the NFL's three games during the inaugural John Madden Thanksgiving Celebration: Bills-Lions, Giants-Cowboys and Patriots-Vikings.
Beckham Bowl? Cowboys, Giants players confident they'll land OBJ ahead of Thanksgiving game
Nov 23, 2022
We don't know what Odell Beckham's plans are for Thanksgiving or for returning to the NFL. But if what players from two NFC East rivals are to be believed, Beckham might have keen interest in Thursday's middle game.
Ranking contenders for NFC's No. 1 seed: Cowboys, Eagles most trustworthy candidates
Nov 22, 2022
With some of the NFC's top teams suffering setbacks in recent weeks, who do you trust most to emerge as the conference's No. 1 seed? Eric Edholm provides his ranking of the top eight contenders for the prize.
Ranking logjam of contenders for AFC's No. 1 seed: Chiefs, Dolphins, Ravens most trustworthy
Nov 15, 2022
Who do you trust most to emerge from the logjam of contenders in the AFC as the No. 1 seed? Eric Edholm provides his ranking of the top nine candidates to enter the postseason atop the conference.
2023 NFL Draft order: Raiders in line for No. 2 pick; Eagles holding top-five selection via Saints
Nov 14, 2022
Will the Raiders make their highest draft pick since selecting JaMarcus Russell first overall in 2007? Dan Parr and Eric Edholm provide a look at the updated 2023 NFL Draft order for Round 1 along with needs for every team.
2023 NFL Draft order: Texans holding No. 1 overall pick; Packers eighth
Nov 07, 2022
There's a new team holding the No. 1 overall pick, and the Packers are in line to make their earliest selection since 2006. Dan Parr and Eric Edholm provide a look at the updated 2023 NFL Draft order for Round 1 along with needs for every team.
NFL trade grades: Judging deadline deals for Roquan Smith, Christian McCaffrey, Bradley Chubb and more
Nov 01, 2022
The NFL trade deadline passed on Tuesday, ending a frenzied period of activity that saw a number of big-name players change teams, including Roquan Smith, Bradley Chubb and Chase Claypool. Eric Edholm provides grades for both teams on each deal.
Bengals WR Ja'Marr Chase (hip) not expected to play vs. Browns, likely to be placed on injured reserve
Oct 27, 2022
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Ja'Marr Chase is not expected to play Monday night versus the Cleveland Browns due to a hip injury and is likely to be placed on injured reserve in the coming days, NFL Network Insiders Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo reported.
Panthers QB Baker Mayfield not interested in being traded: 'I want to be here'
Oct 27, 2022
Baker Mayfield has missed the past two games with a high ankle sprain, giving P.J. Walker opportunity to shine, but the Panthers QB is putting his best foot forward despite be relegated to a backup role this weekend.
2023 NFL Draft order: Undefeated Eagles holding top-10 pick
Oct 18, 2022
The Eagles are the league's lone unbeaten team, and they're holding some highly valuable draft capital, too. Dan Parr and Eric Edholm provide a look at the updated 2023 NFL Draft order for Round 1 along with needs for every team.
NFL trade candidates: Notable players who SHOULD be on the move before the league's Nov. 1 deadline
Oct 11, 2022
Who's ready for some good old-fashioned wheeling and dealing?! With the NFL trade deadline on Nov. 1, Eric Edholm spotlights 14 players who SHOULD be on the move -- and identifies specific teams that could be interested in their services.
2022 NFL season, Week 5: What We Learned from Colts' win over Broncos on Thursday
Oct 06, 2022
Faced with fourth-and-1 from the Colts' 5-yard line and down by three points in OT, Broncos rookie head coach Nathaniel Hackett went for the win, but a Wilson throw into the end zone was broken up by Stephon Gilmore for a 12-9 Indianapolis win.
Kenny Golladay trade fits: Identifying potential suitors for New York Giants receiver
Sep 26, 2022
Which teams could be interested in acquiring wide receiver Kenny Golladay should the Giants decide to move on without him? Eric Edholm examines the potential market for the one-time Pro Bowl pass-catcher.
2022 NFL season: Reasons for hope for all seven winless teams entering Week 3
Sep 21, 2022
Joe Burrow's Bengals and Matt Ryan's Colts are among the seven NFL teams still seeking their first victory of the 2022 season. Eric Edholm zeroes in on one reason for hope for each winless squad heading into Week 3.
2022 NFL season, Week 1: What We Learned from Bills' season-opening win over Rams on Thursday
Sep 08, 2022
Behind the brilliance in Josh Allen's arm and legs, along with a dominant Von Miller-led pass rush, the Bills kicked off the 2022 season with a statement in their victory over the reigning Super Bowl champion Rams.
49ers HC Kyle Shanahan on bringing Jimmy Garoppolo back: 'There's no way that's bad for our team'
Aug 30, 2022
San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan said Tuesday that bringing back veteran QB Jimmy Garoppolo as a backup to young starter Trey Lance was a no-brainer, but didn't change the existing hierarchy of the starting lineup.