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Titans sign former All-Pro RB Adrian Peterson to practice squad
Adrian Peterson is back in the NFL. And for the first time in his historic career, he's playing in the AFC. The former All-Pro RB is signing to the Titans' practice squad, Ian Rapoport reports. Tennessee is in the market for RB help in the wake of Derrick Henry's foot injury.
Scouting reports on six NFL players set for bigger roles in Week 14
Charley Casserly scouts six notable players, including a pair of Pittsburgh Steelers linebackers, who could be set for bigger roles in Week 14.
2020 NFL trade deadline grades: Assessing five notable moves
In the wake of the 2020 NFL trade deadline, Cynthia Frelund crunches the numbers on five noteworthy deals -- and hands out grades for each of the involved teams.
Debrief: Winners (and one loser) from Week 8, trade deadline
Is anyone riding higher than the Seahawks? Did the Titans shore up a major weak spot? Gregg Rosenthal runs through the biggest winners (and one loser) from Week 8 and the trade deadline.
Friday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 1
Chiefs cornerback Charvarius Ward will undergo surgery on his broken hand, Ian Rapoport reports. Here's other news, injuries and transactions we're tracking on Friday.
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 1
Titans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney and linebacker Vic Beasley will practice for the first time today. Here's other news, injuries and transactions we're tracking on Wednesday.
Training Camp Debrief: COVID-19 reshaping NFL before season starts
NFL training camps are open, but the league is facing unprecedented challenges with the COVID-19 pandemic. Gregg Rosenthal examines how opt-outs and positive tests are impacting rosters and the free agents who remain.
Roundup: Packers place K Mason Crosby on reserve/COVID-19 list
Green Bay announced Thursday that kicker Mason Crosby and tight end Jace Sternberger have been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Who else was placed on the list?
State of the Franchise: Critical year for Gase, Darnold, future of Jets
The Jets head toward the 2020 season facing a number of crucial questions. Is Adam Gase the right man to lead this team? Is Sam Darnold truly a franchise quarterback? Can the relationship with Jamal Adams be salvaged? Adam Rank explores the state of the franchise.
Jaguars wideout Marqise Lee activated from PUP list
After missing the entire 2018 season with a torn ACL, Jaguars wide receiver Marqise Lee was activated from the physically unable to perform list Saturday and participated in practice.
Roundup: Broncos lose Theo Riddick for 6-8 weeks
The Denver Broncos are set to be without running back Theo Riddick for the foreseeable future, the Cleveland Browns make a surprising addition to the roster and other news happening around the NFL.
Jets sign No. 3 overall pick DL Quinnen Williams
The New York Jets announced Thursday they agreed to terms with No. 3 overall pick Quinnen Williams. The former Alabama defensive lineman was the final first-rounder of the 2019 NFL Draft to strike a deal.
Drew Brees, Eric Ebron deals among '18's top free agency moves
While news of deals flies fast and furious, Elliot Harrison looks back at the top 11 free agency moves of 2018 -- like Indianapolis' savvy pick-up of Eric Ebron and the Rams' signing of Ndamukong Suh.
C.J. Mosley to get $85M deal with New York Jets
Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker C.J. Mosley is expected to sign with the New York Jets on a five-year, $85 million deal with $51 million guaranteed, according to Ian Rapoport.
Twenty-nine things to know about Week 1 injuries
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery said he is a few weeks away from returning to action after undergoing offseason rotator cuff surgery. Plus, other injuries we're tracking.
AFC South training camp preview: Key players to watch
Is Andrew Luck ready to rock? Are Calais Campbell and the Jaguars poised to prove last season's breakout wasn't a fluke? Will Deshaun Watson be the same guy who (briefly) took the league by storm last season? Herbie Teope previews camp for each AFC South squad.
AFC East training camp preview: Key players to watch
Can Tom Brady keep the Patriots atop the AFC? Is Sam Darnold going to get a chance to start for Gang Green? Jeremy Bergman gets you ready for camp with a look at each team in the AFC East.
2018 NFL Draft: Quick-snap grades for every team through Day 2
Chad Reuter says the Steelers found good value when they picked QB Mason Rudolph in Round 3. See his grades for all 32 teams through Day 2 of the 2018 NFL Draft.
2018 NFL Draft: Derwin James among Round 1's top value picks
Cynthia Frelund crunches the numbers to find the five best value picks in Round 1 of the 2018 NFL Draft -- including the Chargers' selection of Derwin James at No. 17 overall.
2018 NFL Draft: Day 1 quick-snap grades for all 32 teams
Chad Reuter has his doubts about the bold moves of the Browns and Seahawks on Day 1, but he loved the QB decisions of the Jets and Cardinals. See his grades for each team through Round 1.
2018 NFL Draft: Tremaine Edmunds leads deep LB class
Who's the 2018 NFL Draft's most overrated linebacker? Most underrated? Sleeper to watch? Chad Reuter explores this year's class and identifies the teams with the greatest need at the position.
Chad Reuter 2018 seven-round NFL mock draft: Round 1
From pick No. 1 (Wyoming QB Josh Allen) to No. 256 (Limestone WR Vyncint Smith), Chad Reuter reveals his seven-round mock of the 2018 NFL Draft, which includes some blockbuster trades.
Colts vs. Steelers highlights | Week 16
Watch the full game highlights of the Week 16 matchup between the Indianapolis Colts and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Frelund: One area Avery Williamson could shore up for Steelers' defense
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund examines how linebacker Avery Williamson could shore up the Pittsburgh Steelers' defense.
Kinkhabwala: Expectations for new Steelers LB Avery Williamson
NFL Network's Aditi Kinkhabwala reveals the Pittsburgh Steelers' expectations new Steelers LB Avery Williamson.
Rapoport details Steelers' trade for Avery Williamson
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport details the Pittsburgh Steelers' trade for linebacker Avery Williamson.
Cardinals vs. Jets highlights | Week 5
Watch the highlights between the New Orleans Saints and Detroit Lions in their Week 5 matchup.
Avery Williamson intercepts Murray on tipped pass to get amazing field position
New York Jets linebacker Avery Williamson intercepts Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray on a tipped pass to give the Jets amazing field position.
Top defensive plays of the week | Week 4
Watch the best defensive plays of Week 4 of the 2020 NFL season.
Avery Williamson brings pressure to sack Osweiler
New York Jets linebacker Avery Williamson brings pressure to sack Miami Dolphins quarterback Brock Osweiler.
Colts vs. Jets highlights | Week 6
Watch the highlights as the Indianapolis Colts take on the New York Jets in Week 6.
Claiborne tips pass right to Avery Williamson for INT
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck's pass goes right through the hands of wide receiver Ryan Grant and is picked off by New York Jets linebacker Avery Williamson.
Jets vs. Jaguars highlights | Week 4
Check out some of the best plays from Week 4 New York Jets vs. Jacksonville Jaguars.