Jets' Mekhi Becton among eight players in the trenches poised for Year 2 breakout in 2021
Brian Baldinger knows a thing or two about playing in the trenches. He uses his expertise to select eight second-year players -- four O-linemen and four D-linemen -- who are poised to have a breakout campaign in 2021.
Which franchise could win first Super Bowl in 2021 NFL season? Bills, Browns Titans top list
The NBA's conference finals are chock-full of new blood. This got Adam Schein thinking about the 12 NFL teams that have never won a Super Bowl. Who has the best chance to hoist that first Lombardi Trophy at the end of the 2021 season? Check out the rankings.
State of the 2021 Carolina Panthers: Sam Darnold, Matt Rhule must take next step together
Will Sam Darnold prove to be the QB of Carolina's future? Can Matt Rhule keep the Panthers headed in the right direction? Adam Rank checks in.
2020 NFL rookie grades, NFC South: Super Bowl champion Bucs fueled by two young studs
How big a role did the 2020 NFL Draft play in the Buccaneers' Super Bowl title? Did the Panthers get immediate returns from their all-defense selection strategy? Nick Shook grades the rookie class of each NFC South team.
2021 NFL turnaround candidates: Don't sleep on Cowboys, Jets
Washington and Cleveland just turned putrid seasons from 2019 into playoff journeys in 2020. Which NFL teams could follow suit in the 2021 campaign? Marc Sessler spotlights four particular franchises.
NFL rookie rankings: Justin Herbert, Justin Jefferson and Chase Young headline top 25
With the 2020 NFL regular season in the books, Daniel Jeremiah provides a final ranking of the top 25 rookies. Who's No. 1: Justin Herbert, Justin Jefferson or Chase Young?
Defensive All-Rookie Team: Jeremy Chinn, Chase Young shine
Jeremy Chinn and Chase Young have gotten their NFL careers off to hot starts. Who joins them on Gil Brandt's Defensive All-Rookie Team?
What we learned from Saturday's Week 15 NFL doubleheader
NFL.com breaks down what you need to know from all of Saturday's doubleheader in Week 15.
Three Panthers activated from reserve/COVID-19 list Friday
The Panthers are getting some of their COVID-19-affected players back before the weekend. LB Shaq Thompson, WR Curtis Samuel and rookie DT Derrick Brown have all been activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list.
NFL rookie rankings: Justin Herbert leads top 25 at midseason
Justin Herbert overtakes Joe Burrow for the top spot in Daniel Jeremiah's ranking of the 25 best rookies through Week 9 of the 2020 season.
2020 NFL season: 1 pivotal rookie for each of the 32 teams
Which newbies must deliver for their respective teams to succeed in 2020? Lance Zierlein identifies one pivotal rookie for each of the NFL's 32 organizations.
Best/worst-case projections for notable defensive NFL rookies
With training camps in full swing, Daniel Jeremiah unveils his projections for seven of the NFL's top defensive rookies in 2020. Will Chase Young post double-digit sacks for Washington?
NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year candidates: Chase Young in front
Chase Young seems primed for a big first season, but which of his fellow rookies poses the biggest threat to his chances of winning the Defensive Rookie of the Year award? Lance Zierlein unveils his top eight contenders for the hardware.
49ers first-rounders Javon Kinlaw, Brandon Aiyuk sign rookie contracts
The San Francisco 49ers signed their two first-round picks Friday, inking DT Javon Kinlaw and WR Brandon Aiyuk four-year contract contracts.
NFC South inside intel: Vital rookies, key position battles, juicy subplots
In the Inside Intel series, Charley Casserly mines his sources to relay the organizational word on impact rookies, prominent position battles and lingering questions. Check out his NFC South findings.
180-plus rookies, including 29 of 32 first-rounders, remain unsigned
The COVID-19 pandemic has slowed rookies signing their first NFL contracts. A month before rookies are scheduled to report to training camp, more than 180 draft picks remain unsigned, including 29 of 32 first-rounders, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Wednesday, per an NFLPA memo.
Panthers' top plays through quarter mark of 2021 season
Watch the Carolina Panthers top plays though the first four weeks of the 2021 season.
Derrick Brown engulfs Phillip Lindsay for supersonic TFL
Carolina Panthers defensive tackle Derrick Brown engulfs Houston Texans running back Phillip Lindsay for a supersonic tackle for loss.
Derrick Brown, Gross-Matos crunch Zach Wilson for huge loss
Carolina Panthers defensive tackle Derrick Brown, defensive end Gross-Matos crunch Zach Wilson for huge loss.
Brian Baldinger ranks top sophomore OL, DL breakout candidates
NFL Media's Brian Baldinger ranks his best second year offensive and defensive linement poised for breakout sophomore seasons in the NFL.
Derrick Brown shares Matt Rhule's mindset heading into 2021 season
Carolina Panthers DT Derrick Brown joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss his rookie season, head coach Matt Rhule and expectations for the team in 2021.
Nick Shook gives 2020 rookie grades to NFC South teams
"Around the NFL" writer Nick Shook hands out his grades for the 2020 NFC South rookie class.
Panthers' best defensive plays from 4-turnover win | Week 16
Watch the best defensive plays from the Carolina Panthers defense in their Week 16 matchup against the Washington Football Team.
Panthers vs. Washington highlights | Week 16
Watch the highlights from the Week 16 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Washington Football Team.
Panthers vs. Packers highlights | Week 15
Watch the game highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Green Bay Packers.
Derrick Brown dominates LG to down Aaron Rodgers for first NFL sack
Carolina Panthers defensive tackle Derrick Brown dominates LG to down Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers for first NFL sack.
Rapoport details the three Panthers players activated from reserve/COVID-19 list
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport details the three Carolina Panthers players who have been activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list.
Daniel Jeremiah's top 25 rookies half-way through 2020 season
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks list their top 25 rookies through the halfway point of the 2020 NFL season.
Bears vs. Panthers highlights | Week 6
Watch the highlights of the Week 6 matchup between the Chicago Bears and the Carolina Panthers.
PFF's top rookie performances of Week 3
PFF breaks down the top rookie performances from Week 3 of the NFL season
Raiders vs. Panthers highlights | Week 1
Watch the game highlights of the Week 1 matchup between the Las Vegas Raiders and the Carolina Panthers.
Derrick Brown shares first impressions of HC Matt Rhule
Carolina Panthers rookie DT Derrick Brown joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss his goals for the 2020 season and shares his impressions of new head coach Matt Rhule.
Hey Rookie: 2020 NFL rookies' journey from combine to draft
This season of "Hey Rookie" follows Jerry Jeudy, Derrick Brown, Andrew Thomas, and K.J. Hamler as they prepare for the NFL in the middle of COVID-19.
Defensive tackle Derrick Brown explains what he'll bring to the Carolina Panthers on and off the field
Defensive tackle Derrick Brown reacts to being selected by the Carolina Panthers in the 2020 NFL Draft.
Luke Kuechly reacts to Panthers' pick of Derrick Brown
Former Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly reacts to Carolina Panthers' pick of Derrick Brown.
Daniel Jeremiah: What Derrick Brown pick says about Matt Rhule's Panthers
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah breaks down what the selection of defensive tackle Derrick Brown in the 2020 NFL Draft says about head coach Matt Rhule's Carolina Panthers.
Panthers select Derrick Brown with No. 7 pick in 2020 draft
The Carolina Panthers select Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown with No. 7 pick in Round 1 of the 2020 NFL Draft.
First Draft: Derrick Brown
Listen to Auburn Tigers defensive tackle Derrick Brown talk about his college career and what sets him apart as a prospect ahead of the 2020 NFL Draft.
Derrick Brown's 2020 NFL Scouting Combine workout
Watch Auburn Tigers defensive tackle Derrick Brown's 2020 NFL Scouting Combine workout.