Although Dixon has averaged a healthy 45.7 yards per punt in two NFL seasons, he hasn't fared as well in net yards, hang time and kicks inside the 20-yard line. Even with the advantage of Denver's thin air, he has ranked in the bottom third of Pro Football Focus' punter ratings for 2016 and 2017.
NFL injury updates, latest league news from Monday, Jan. 17
Bengals DT Larry Ogunjobi was placed on injured reserve, ending his 2021 season. Also, the latest NFL roster and injury news from Monday.
NFL community honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. on MLK Day
The NFL community took to social media on Monday to honor the life and legacy of civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on MLK Day.
Buccaneers defense gets 'swag back' in beatdown of Eagles
The championship defense is back in Tampa Bay. The Buccaneers battled through injuries during the regular season but got key defenders back for the postseason. Todd Bowles' unit showed it's still dominant in Sunday's 31-15 win over the Eagles.
JuJu Smith-Schuster: 'It would be a blessing' to return to Steelers next season
JuJu Smith-Schuster battled back from shoulder surgery to make an unexpected start in the Steelers' 42-21 playoff loss to the Chiefs. After the game, the receiver said he hopes it's not his final game with the Steelers.
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes 'expecting a battle' vs. Josh Allen, Bills in Divisional Round matchup
The Kansas City Chiefs and Buffalo Bills are headed for a showdown in the Divisional Round after both clubs shellacked their opponents in wild-card matchups.
49ers WR Deebo Samuel to Shanahan before TD run: 'Just give me the ball. I got you'
49ers WR Deebo Samuel demanded the ball in a pivotal spot and went on to score what ended up being the difference in San Francisco's win over the Dallas Cowboys in the Wild Card Round.
Cowboys QB Dak Prescott: Final sequence in loss to 49ers 'tough to accept'
Dak Prescott and coach Mike McCarthy expressed their dismay over how they were unable to get off a spike before time expired and at the game's officiating overall in the Cowboys loss to the 49ers in the Wild Card Round.
Big Ben looks back after playoff loss to Chiefs: 'It was meant to be that I was going to wear black and gold'
Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger likely played his last game on Sunday night in a playoff loss to the Chiefs. Afterward, he had nothing but gratitude for the opportunity to play in Pittsburgh across the autumns.
2021 NFL playoffs: What we learned from Chiefs' win over Steelers on Super Wild Card Weekend
The Kansas City Chiefs punched their ticket to the AFC Divisional Round with a lopsided victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night.
NFL announces Divisional Round schedule
The NFL announced Sunday the schedule of sites, dates and times for the Divisional Round of the playoffs on Jan. 22-23.
Jerry Jones 'extraordinarily disappointed' after Cowboys' playoff loss to 49ers
Jerry Jones' quest for another Super Bowl will have to wait at least one more year and the Cowboys' loss to the 49ers on Sunday left the owner "extraordinarily disappointed."
2021 NFL playoffs: What we learned from 49ers' win over Cowboys on Super Wild Card Weekend
The 49ers have begun another successful playoff run. Deebo Samuel continued his dual exploits on offense as San Francisco held on for a dramatic 23-17 victory over Dallas on Sunday in the Wild Card Round.