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2023 NFL trade deadline player-team fits: Derrick Henry landing spot; Cowboys should deal for CB
Which team should deal for Derrick Henry? Will the Cowboys add another playmaker on defense? Kevin Patra identifies 10 player-team fits that he'd like to see come to fruition in swaps.
2023 NFL season: Four things to watch for in Lions-Packers on Prime Video
NFL.com's Eric Edholm breaks down four things to watch for when the Lions face the Packers on "Thursday Night Football."
Preston Smith wants Packers defense to 'step up,' help Jordan Love show what he's 'really made of'
The offseason focus in Green Bay sits squarely on the transition from Aaron Rodgers to Jordan Love and how that baton handoff makes the Packers a rebuilding club, but the defense still has a ton of talent to make an impact in the win column, as well.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Saturday, Feb. 25
NFL.com keeps you up to date with all of the latest league news from around the NFL. Visit NFL.com's transaction hub for a daily breakdown.
Packers agree to terms with Preston Smith on four-year, $52.5M extension; Za'Darius Smith released
The Green Bay Packers are splitting up the Smith Bros. Preston Smith is getting a contract extension to remain in Green Bay, while Za'Darius Smith is being released.
2021 NFC cut candidates: Viable releases and potential surprises
With the salary cap set to drop, which NFC players could be released this offseason? Gregg Rosenthal spotlights the most likely candidates for the chopping block, as well as some potential surprise cuts.
Three things to watch in Super Bowl LV; plus Packers, Bills takeaways
Gregg Rosenthal lists three things to watch in Super Bowl LV, including the all-out approaches of Andy Reid and Bruce Arians. Plus, breakdowns of the Packers and Bills.
Championship Sunday: 16 things to watch in NFC, AFC title games
How will Josh Allen's Bills and Andy Reid's Chiefs counter each other? Is there any better matchup than Aaron Rodgers vs. Tom Brady? Gregg Rosenthal lists 16 things to watch on Championship Sunday.
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 70-61: Ryan Tannehill ranks 68th
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2020 NFL season.
NFL GM Power Rankings: Brett Veach, John Lynch surge up list
Smack dab in the middle of offseason roster reconstruction, the spotlight's on NFL decision makers. Perfect time for Gregg Rosenthal to provide his annual GM Power Rankings! And at the moment, no general manager's flying higher than Kansas City's Brett Veach.
NFC North roster reset: Packers in charge; Bears' QB intrigue
While the trade for Nick Foles might not have been the offseason QB move Bears fans hoped for, legit competition at the position could yield positive results, Grant Gordon writes. Get up to speed on the rest of the NFC North ahead of the 2020 draft.
NFL draft guide: Each GM's best pick, top value pick, tendencies
With the 2020 NFL Draft right around the corner, Charley Casserly digs into the men who'll be making the selections. What does each general manager's track record look like? Here are the best picks, value picks and tendencies for everyone.
Concerns over physical health of players rise during pandemic
There is a concern from teams, league executives and the NFLPA that the physical health of the players is set to suffer drastically in the coming weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic delaying offseason workouts.
Aaron Rodgers: Football 'became fun again' in '19
Though Aaron Rodgers' and the Packers' season ended Sunday in lopsided fashion, the star QB is looking back fondly on the campaign as he said, "This one will always be special. Because it became fun again."
49ers run over Packers -- and into Super Bowl -- with superb plan
Michael Silver reports from Santa Clara, where the San Francisco 49ers obliterated the Green Bay Packers with an unstoppable game plan that punched their ticket to Super Bowl LIV.
Aaron Rodgers, Packers see 'open' window despite loss to 49ers
Green Bay's promising 2019 season ended in San Francisco, with it going perhaps the last opportunity for Aaron Rodgers to make the Super Bowl. Jim Trotter writes, however, the Packers believe they'll be back.
Packers-49ers: NFC Championship Game preview
Kevin Patra previews the NFC Championship Game ahead of Sunday's tilt between two perennial powerhouses, Packers and 49ers. Will the Niners clinch their second win this season over the Pack?
2020 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl: Standouts from Day 3 of practice
Will Sunderland started his collegiate career at Oklahoma but after off-the-field issues, transferred to Troy. On Wednesday, he was in Pasadena, picking off passes at NFLPA Collegiate Bowl practice.
Packers top Seahawks to advance to NFC title game
It's been three years but the Green Bay Packers are one win away from the Super Bowl, beating the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field to earn a spot against the 49ers in the NFC Championship Game.
Seahawks-Packers: NFC Divisional Round preview
Russell Wilson leads the fifth-seeded Seahawks into an NFC Divisional Round showdown against the second-seeded Packers and Aaron Rodgers on a cold day at Lambeau Field.
What we learned from Packers' win over Vikings
In a defensive slugfest, the Packers (12-3) landed the most punches and eventually knocked the Vikings (10-5) out of NFC North contention in a 23-10 win on "Monday Night Football" in Week 16
Giants likely to start Eli Manning Monday vs. Eagles
The Giants will likely start Eli Manning at quarterback on Monday against the Philadelphia Eagles. Rookie signal-caller Daniel Jones is in a walking boot after suffering an ankle injury Week 13.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 5 games
The have-nots didn't have it on Sunday afternoon, as winless squads in Washington, New York and Cincinnati all lost again. Here's what we learned from Sunday's Week 5 contests.
Preston Smith brings down Kirk Cousins for sack
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith sacks Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins.
Can't-Miss Play: Preston Smith strip-sacks Jaren Hall for key fourth-quarter takeaway
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith forces a key fumble against Minnesota Vikings quarterback Jaren Hall with a fourth-quarter sack.
Preston Smith's first sack of 2023 goes for 7-yard loss on third down
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith's first sack of 2023 goes for a 7-yard loss on a third down play.
Preston Smith: 'I've never lost to the Bears' in my career
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith: 'I've never lost to the Bears' in my career.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players | Week 16
See the highest graded players from Week 16 of the NFL season, according to Pro Football Focus
Preston Smith pops ball in the air on strip-sack of Tagovailoa
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith strip-sacks Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, the ball is recovered by the Dolphins.
Preston Smith's swift inside rush ends in sack of Mayfield
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith's swift inside pass rush ends in a sack of Los Angeles Rams quarterback Baker Mayfield.
Preston Smith's grip strength is 100 on sack of Mayfield
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith shows off his grip strength on a shoestring sack of Los Angeles Rams quarterback Baker Mayfield.
Preston Smith teams up with Jarran Reed for 9-yard sack on Hurts
Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Preston Smith teams up with Packers defensive tackle Jarran Reed for 9-yard sack on Philadelpha Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts.
LB Preston Smith shares his favorite Thanksgiving dish
Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Preston Smith shares his favorite Thanksgiving dish.
Preston Smith powers through Titans' offensive line to sack Ryan Tannehill
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith sacks Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
Preston Smith leads Packers' invasion of Tannehill for team's first sack
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith sacks Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
Preston Smith accidentally prevents would-be INT by Rashan Gary
Green Bay Packers linebackers Preston Smith and Rashan Gary knock a possible interception away from one another.
Preston Smith contains Daniel Jones for first sack of the day
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith contains Daniel Jones for first sack of the day.
Preston Smith secures his second sack of game on Fields' bootleg
Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Preston Smith secures his second sack of game on Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields' bootleg.
Preston Smith nearly creates Packers' takeaway on strip-sack vs. Fields
Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Preston Smith nearly creates a takeaway for the Packers with a strip-sack against Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields.
Previewing Packers' 2022 floor and ceiling
See what changes the Green Bay Packers made to their roster this past off-season along with predictions on their best and worst case scenarios.
Rapoport: Preston Smith, Packers agree to 4-year, $52.5M contract extension
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Preston Smith, Packers agree to 4-year, $52.5M contract extension.
Preston Smith leaves Sean Mannion with nowhere to go on third-down sack
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith leaves Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sean Mannion with nowhere to go on third-down sack.
Packers wreak interior havoc on Preston Smith's 2-yard sack on Mayfield
Green Bay Packers wreak interior havoc on linebacker Preston Smith's 2-yard sack on Baker Mayfield.
Preston Smith corrals Fields for blindside sack
Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Preston Smith corrals Chicago Bears rookie quarterback Justin Fields for a blindside sack.
Preston Smith gives Packers key takeaway with strip-sack on Fields
Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Preston Smith gives the Packers a key takeaway with a strip-sack on Chicago Bears rookie quarterback Justin Fields.
Preston Smith blurs around the edge on third-down strip-sack
Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith forces a fumble on a sack of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins on third down, the Vikings recovered the ball.