Week 2 NFL underdogs: Zach Wilson, Packers' mindset, Titans' offense on radar
How will Zach Wilson handle the Pats? Can Derrick Henry and the Titans get back on track? Marc Sessler identifies seven underdogs to watch in Week 2 of the 2021 regular season.
QB Index, Week 2: Tom Brady just gets better with age, while Trevor Lawrence shows his youth
With the first week of the 2021 season in the books, how do the NFL's starting quarterbacks stack up against each other? Gregg Rosenthal provides updated rankings, 1-32, with 44-year-old Tom Brady and 21-year-old Trevor Lawrence moving in opposite directions.
2021 NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 2: Quarterbacks
You have lineup questions. We have answers. At least we hope. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em is back for the 2021 NFL season.
2021 NFL season, Week 1: Trend to monitor, impact of Ravens' injuries and favorite projections
Analytics guru Cynthia Frelund reveals two of her favorite projections for Week 1. Plus, she delves into a league-wide trend and the impact of the Ravens' injuries on projected win totals.
QB Index, Week 1: Ranking all 32 starters entering 2021 NFL season
Gregg Rosenthal ranks all 32 starting quarterbacks heading into the 2021 NFL season. Where does Tom Brady land in the pecking order? Who's the highest-rated rookie?
2021 NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 1: Quarterbacks
You have lineup questions. We have answers. At least we hope. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em is back for the 2021 NFL season.
2021 NFL triplets rankings: Packers, Bills climb; Falcons plummet
Does any QB-RB-WR trio rate above the Packers' Aaron Rodgers, Aaron Jones and Davante Adams? Nick Shook ranks all 32 teams' triplets heading into the 2021 NFL season.
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?
NFL's top nine offenses in 2021: Chiefs, Bills, Packers predictably top list, but don't sleep on Falcons
This is a golden era for NFL offenses. Which teams will field the most prolific attacks in 2021? Adam Schein projects his top nine, with some notable units missing the cut.
2021 NFL season: One storyline to track for all 32 teams
How difficult is the road ahead of Robert Saleh and the Jets? Will Russell Wilson find harmony again in Seattle? Jim Trotter eyes 32 storylines to track in the 2021 NFL season -- one for each team.
NFC South training camp preview: Saints' QB battle looms; will Kyle Pitts boost Falcons' attack?
Will Jameis Winston or Taysom Hill take over for Drew Brees in New Orleans? How excited is Matt Ryan to throw to Kyle Pitts in Atlanta? Jelani Scott provides a training camp preview for the NFC South, with position battles and key players to watch across all four rosters.
Ranking the eight NFL divisions by quarterback: West is best, East is least
Which NFL division has the best set of starting quarterbacks? The worst? It's time for Adam Schein's annual ranking, from No. 1 to No. 8, and the top two have something in common.
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.
2021 NFL season: Eight biggest remaining roster concerns
Will the Cincinnati Bengals' offensive line be able to protect Joe Burrow? Gil Brandt identifies the eight biggest roster concerns remaining across the NFL.
Eight NFL teams that did right by their QBs this offseason
Which teams have done the best job of providing their passers with the weapons and protection to succeed in 2021? Judy Battista highlights eight squads that have done right by their QBs this offseason.
Falcons trade Julio Jones to Titans: Who are the winners and losers?
The Falcons traded franchise icon Julio Jones to the Titans on Sunday. Will the seven-time Pro Bowler make Tennessee a Super Bowl contender? How will Atlanta regroup? Jeffri Chadiha breaks down the winners and losers of the deal.
Ranking the NFL's worst-to-first candidates in 2021: 49ers, Falcons, Broncos ready to rise?
Since divisional realignment back in 2002, we've only experienced two NFL seasons in which at least one team didn't go from worst to first. Who could accomplish the feat in 2021? Adam Schein ranks the eight candidates.
Next Gen Stats' top 10 QBs under pressure in 2020: Ryan Fitzpatrick outshines competition
Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to rank the quarterbacks who performed the best under pressure in 2020. Russell Wilson and Aaron Rodgers made the list, as you'd expect, but there's a surprise at the top.
Ten most exciting new QB-pass catcher combos for 2021
Will Joe Burrow and Ja'Marr Chase make beautiful music together in Cincinnati? Gil Brandt ranks the 10 most exciting new QB-pass catcher combos for the 2021 NFL season.
State of the 2021 Atlanta Falcons: Julio Jones' future weighs heavy as Falcons usher in new era
Can the Falcons rebound under new head coach Arthur Smith? What's ahead for Julio Jones? Adam Rank examines the current state of the franchise, highlighting VIPs, important games, key questions and much more.
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?
2021 NFL MVP dark horses: Don't sleep on Justin Herbert, Carson Wentz, Jameis Winston
In the wake of the schedule release, it's high time to forecast what could transpire in the 2021 NFL season -- and WHO could make the most significant individual impact. Adam Schein spotlights nine dark-horse candidates for MVP.
Falcons QB Matt Ryan: 'I'm still playing really well and have a lot of good football in front of me'
Falcons 36-year-old QB Matt Ryan said he still has more "good years" left and he's been fortunate to play for an organization in which his voice has always been heard -- two important elements as to why he has not become disenchanted like a handful of other quarterbacks in the NFL, Steve Wyche writes.
Matt Ryan reflects on Julio Jones' impact on his career as trade rumors persist
The Falcons haven't quashed questions about trading Julio Jones this offseason. As rumors persist, Matt Ryan is facing the prospect of playing without the transformative talent for the first time in a decade.
Falcons QBs coach: Matt Ryan is 'still performing at a high level'
The Falcons' new brass signaled they were sticking with Matt Ryan when they reworked his contract and rebuffed adding a successor during the draft. Ryan's new QBs coach, Charles London, has since raved about the 36-year-old's ability to continue playing at a high level.
Falcons vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 2
Watch all of the highlights from the NFC South showdown between the Atlanta Falcons and Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 2 of the 2021 NFL regular season.
Matt Ryan goes 'AIRBORNE' with leaping two-point run on zone-read
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan goes 'AIRBORNE' with his leaping two-point run on a zone-read play.
Can't-Miss Play: 'Holy Cow!' Patterson's one-hand TD grab wows broadcaster
Can't-Miss Play: 'Holy Cow!' Atlanta Falcons running back Cordarrelle Patterson's one-hand touchdown grab wows the broadcasters.
Relive the Falcons thrilling 2019 OT win vs. the Buccaneers
Ahead of their Week 2 matchup, check out the best highlights from when the Atlanta Falcons beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 17 of the 2019 season.
Nate Burleson previews Week 2 matchups | 'NFL Slimetime'
Watch NFL Network's Nate Burleson preview Week 2 matchups on "NFL Slimetime".
Matt Ryan's juke puts defender on Slip N' Slide
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan's juke puts a defender on a Slip N' Slide.
Matt Ryan's first pass of 2021 pinpoints Ridley for 16 yards
Atlanta Falcon's quarterback Matt Ryan's first pass of 2021 pinpoints wide receiver Calvin Ridley for 16 yards.
Completion probability explained | Next Gen Stats
Next Gen Stats and AWS are going beyond the traditional box score when it comes to evaluating the passing game. Completion Probability leverages player-tracking data and machine-learning to answer the question: what are the chances a pass will be completed based on the many unique factors of the play?
Waiver wire targets for Week 1 | 'NFL Fantasy Live'
NFL Network's Michael F. Florio and Adam Rank share their top fantasy waiver wire targets for Week 1.
Matt Ryan shares what excites him most about Kyle Pitts
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan joins NFL Network's Colleen Wolfe and DeAngelo Hall for an interview.
Which QBs are under the most pressure entering '21? | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund, Willie McGinest, Mike Garafolo, and Mike Giardi discuss which QBs are under the most pressure entering the 2021 NFL season.
Players who can pull a Chris Paul, make SB run in '21 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights players that can finally make a run for a ring, like NBA player Chris Paul.
Which players will be asked to step up for Falcons without Julio Jones? | 'NFL Total Access'
'NFL Total Access' crew discusses which players will be asked to step up for the Atlanta Falcons without wide receiver Julio Jones.
Most underappreciated players entering 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund, Willie McGinest, David Carr most underappreciated players entering 2021.
Wyche: Falcons 'are listening' to trade calls for Julio Jones
NFL Network's Steve Wyche discusses why the Atlana Falcons 'are listening' to trade calls for wide receiver Julio Jones.
Matt Ryan on his mindset entering Year 14, Julio Jones rumors
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan discusses his mindset entering 2021 and rumors surrounding wide receiver Julio Jones.
NFC South Roster Reset: Biggest offseason changes for Falcons
NFL Network's Steve Wyche and Jim Trotter break down the Atlanta Falcons' 2021 roster.
Pelissero: Players who qualify for extra money with new 17-game season
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero explains which players will qualify for extra money with the new 17-game regular season.
Every team's best play from a QB | 2020 NFL season
Relive the top moments from every team's top quarterback play from the 2020 NFL season.
Brooks: Falcons drafting a quarterback could 'inspire' Matt Ryan
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks says that the Atlanta Falcons drafting a quarterback could 'inspire' Matt Ryan.
Pelissero: Expectation is that both Matt Ryan, Julio Jones will be Falcons next season
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports that the expectation is that both quarterback Matt Ryan and wide receiver Julio Jones will be on the Atlanta Falcons next season.
Top 10 Falcons plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the Atlanta Falcons in the 2020 NFL season.
Arthur Smith takes questions on Matt Ryan, Julio Jones, staff in intro news conference
Atlanta Falcons head coach Arthur Smith takes questions on quarterback Matt Ryan, wide receiver Julio Jones, and building staff in introductory news conference.
Every Falcons touchdown | 2020 season
Watch every touchdown by the Atlanta Falcons from the 2020 NFL season.