Chargers' Brandon Staley: 'People show up for stars in pro sports, and I think our team has a lot of them'
The Los Angeles Chargers are off to an electric 4-1 start to the 2021 NFL season. Head coach Brandon Staley says his team has the star-power befitting of the city they call home.
NFL Week 3 bold predictions: Chargers drop Chiefs to 1-2; Ezekiel Elliott runs circles around Eagles
Can the Chargers knock off the Chiefs in their juicy AFC West clash? Will Ezekiel Elliott and the Cowboys run over the Eagles in prime time? NFL Network analysts make bold predictions for Week 3 of the 2021 NFL season.
Week 2 NFL game picks: Eagles knock off 49ers; Chargers drop Cowboys to 0-2
Can the Eagles jump out to a 2-0 start by knocking off the 49ers? Are the Cowboys en route to 0-2? Who'll win a prime-time showdown between the Chiefs and Ravens? Gregg Rosenthal makes his picks for every Week 2 NFL game.
2021 NFL season preview: Fifty-six things to watch on the road to Super Bowl LVI
With the 2021 NFL campaign about to kick off, Judy Battista identifies 56 things to watch en route to Super Bowl LVI. What can we expect from the first 17-game regular season? Which showdowns will be must-see TV?
2021 NFL season award predictions: Who'll win MVP, Defensive Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year?
Who is poised to nab NFL MVP? How about Defensive Player of the Year? And which rookies will take home the hardware? As we head into the 2021 season, NFL.com analysts predict every award winner.
Top 5 Defensive Player of the Year sleepers; Broncos playoff-bound with Teddy Bridgewater as QB1?
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks identifies five sleepers for this year's Defensive Player of the Year award. Plus, how far can the Broncos go with Teddy Bridgewater as their QB1 and is the Jaguars' uninspiring preseason cause for concern?
Chargers' bolt is BACK: 'Alpha leader' Derwin James drives culture of accountability in Los Angeles
After missing most of the last two seasons, Derwin James is on a mission to be great and elevate the Los Angeles Chargers. Jim Trotter discusses James' unique impact and how he's driving a culture of accountability.
Chargers DB Derwin James dazzles with 99-yard INT TD at practice
In a joint practice with the San Francisco 49ers, Chargers safety Derwin James jumped in front of tight end George Kittle to pick off a Jimmy Garoppolo pass at the 1-yard line and raced the other way for a 99-yard score. The play was a reminder of just how special James can be.
Chiefs must extend Tyrann Mathieu ASAP; DeVonta Smith's great first impression in Philadelphia
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks says the Chiefs need to give Tyrann Mathieu a long-term extension NOW. Plus, first impressions on DeVonta Smith, a big advantage in Baltimore and more.
Top 10 safeties heading into 2021 NFL season
DeAngelo Hall ranks the top 10 safeties heading into the 2021 NFL season. Who makes the cut? Who doesn't? And who lands at No. 1?
Training Camp Buzz: Jets 'absolutely not' giving up on second-year WR Denzel Mims
Jets coach Robert Saleh put the kibosh on any rumors surrounding second-year wide receiver Denzel Mims.
NFL Power Rankings: Cowboys up, Colts down as preseason heats up
As the 2021 NFL preseason gets underway, Dan Hanzus re-assesses all 32 teams in a fresh installment of Power Rankings. What has Washington rising? Why are the Saints down?
Training Camp Buzz: Former Eagles HC Doug Pederson visits Bears practice
Doug Pederson has close ties with Bears HC Matt Nagy and backup QB Nick Foles. Is Pederson forging a connection with the franchise itself? The former Eagles coach attended Bears training camp Friday.
NFL's highlight-reel players: The 32 most thrilling talents of today ... and tomorrow
With the 2021 NFL season right around the corner, Nick Shook decided to take a step back and put together a list of the league's greatest highlight makers. Check out the 32 most thrilling talents of today ... and tomorrow.
NFL players who NEED strong training camp: Tua Tagovailoa, Jeff Okudah, Darrell Henderson top list
Can Tua Tagovailoa take the Dolphins to the next level? Will Jeff Okudah overcome a disastrous rookie season? Is Darrell Henderson ready to fill the void left by Cam Akers' injury? Adam Schein spotlights nine players who NEED a strong training camp.
AFC West training camp preview: Broncos' QB battle looms; Chiefs to make another title run?
Who'll come out on top in the Broncos' QB competition? Are the Chiefs set to dominate (again)? Adam Maya eyes the players and position battles to watch in his AFC West camp preview.
State of the 2021 Los Angeles Chargers: Can Brandon Staley lift talented roster into NFL playoffs?
Brandon Staley switched Los Angeles teams this offseason, taking over as head coach of the Chargers. Can his Bolts stay healthy enough to get back to the playoffs in 2021? Adam Rank explores the state of the franchise.
2021 NFL season: I can't wait to watch these nine players returning from injury
We saw a lot of significant injuries early in the 2020 NFL campaign, sidelining numerous stars for the majority of last season. Adam Schein can't wait to watch them all again this fall, especially these nine individuals.
Chargers CB Chris Harris: Derwin James' return 'going to be an issue' for opponents
It's been so long since Derwin James zoomed around the Chargers' secondary that his return in 2021 has flown under the radar. Chargers teammates haven't forgotten.
2021 NFL season: Predicting each AFC team's MVP
Will Myles Garrett have his best season yet in Cleveland? Can Carson Wentz regain his form in Indy? What impact will Julio Jones have in Tennessee? Dan Hanzus predicts each AFC team's MVP for the 2021 season.
Most complete NFL teams heading into 2021 season? Browns, Buccaneers lead the pack
Tampa Bay returns all 22 starters from its Super Bowl-winning season, but Marc Ross says a different team currently boasts the most complete group in the NFL. Check out the top five rosters entering the 2021 season.
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.
Three teams ready to make playoff run in '21 after missing out in '20
Will DeAndre Hopkins and the Cardinals make some playoff noise? Jim Trotter spotlights three teams that are in line to put together a deep run after falling short of the postseason in 2020.
AFC West projected starters: Chiefs remain in driver's seat, but is gap narrowing?
Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs are still the division favorites, but did the Broncos, Chargers and Raiders close the gap this offseason? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every AFC West team.
Bold predictions for 2021 NFL season: Aaron Rodgers lifts Broncos, Julio Jones fuels Titans
Fulfilling an annual offseason duty, Adam Schein makes bold predictions for the coming NFL campaign -- and this time around, he's feeling EXTRA frisky. Ready for Aaron Rodgers and Julio Jones to sport new uniforms? How about Myles Garrett making history?
Every tackle from Derwin James' 16-tackle game vs. Browns | Week 5
Watch every tackle from Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James' 16-tackle game vs. the Cleveland Browns during Week 5 of the NFL 2021 season.
Derwin James sneaks up on Mayfield for strip-sack; Browns recover
Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James sneaks up on Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield for strip-sack; Browns recover.
Derwin James blankets Darren Waller for clutch INT
Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James intercepts a pass from Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr.
Chargers' best defensive plays from 4-takeaway game | Week 3
Watch the Los Angeles Chargers' best defensive plays from 4-takeaway game vs. Kansas City Chiefs in Week 3 of the 2021 season.
Derwin James discusses fatherhood, relationship with Brandon Staley
Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James sits down for a conversation with NFL Network's Kay Adams.
Players who will shine in Week 3 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights players who will shine in Week 3.
Chargers matchups to watch | Week 3
Here are 3 matchups to watch when the Los Angeles Chargers face the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 3 of the 2021 season.
Chargers matchups to watch | Week 2
Here are 3 matchups to watch when the Los Angeles Chargers face the Dallas Cowboys in Week 2 of the 2021 season.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players | Week 1
See the highest graded players according to Pro Football Focus from Week 1 of the NFL Season.
Trotter: What sets Derwin James' leadership tactics apart
NFL Network's Jim Trotter and Bucky Brooks discuss Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James' defensive impact.
Brooks, Trotter: Top sleepers for Defensive Player of the Year in '21
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks and Jim Trotter reveal sleepers for Defensive Player of the Year in 2021.
Camp highlight: Derwin James gets best of Keenan Allen, picks off Justin Herbert
Watch Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James intercept a pass from quarterback Justin Herbert during training camp practice.
Camp highlight: Derwin James interrupts deep pass to Keenan Allen
Check out the Los Angeles Chargers training camp matchup between defensive back Derwin James and wide receiver Keenan Allen.
Derwin James: 'You gonna see me everywhere' on Bolts defense
NFL Network's Rhett Lewis and Daniel Jeremiah catch up with Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James to talk about his role on L.A.'s defense, training camp and more.
Jeremiah: One area Derwin James reminds me of Ray Lewis
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah: shares one area Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James reminds me of Ray Lewis.
Players who will have career years in '21 | 'Around The NFL'
NFL Network's Dan Hanzus, Gregg Rosenthal and Marc Sessler share the players they think will have career years in 2021.
Players who missed '20 season we're excited to see in '21 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Michael Robinson and DeAngelo Hall discuss players who missed '20 season we're excited to see in '21.
Baldinger, Wyche: Four players returning from injury to watch in '21
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger and Steve Wyche highlight four players returning from injury to watch in 2021.
Staley: Derwin James took 'a big step' by participating in OTAs Monday
Los Angeles Chargers head coach Brandon Staley addresses the media about safety Derwin James.
Harris Jr., D-Hall spotlight top receiver-DB matchups on '21 schedule
NFL Network's DeAngelo Hall and Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Chris Harris Jr. spotlight receiver-defensive back matchups that they're looking forward to seeing in 2021.
Baldinger, Wyche, Trotter: Players returning from injury to watch in 2021
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger, Steve Wyche, and Jim Trotter discuss the players returning from injury to watch in 2021.
Silver: Staley sees Ramsey-type potential for Derwin James in his system
NFL Network's Michael Silver discusses Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James' potential in head coach Brandon Staley's defensive scheme.
AFC West Roster Reset: Top offseason acquisitions for Chargers
NFL Network's Steve Wyche and Michael Silver break down the Los Angeles Chargers' roster heading into the 2021 season.
Chargers' path to the playoffs in 2021 | Pro Football Focus
Pro Football Focus breaks down what it would take for the Los Angeles Chargers to make the playoffs in the 2021 season.