Player & Team News

Panthers’ Christian McCaffrey is the modern version of a bell-cow back in the NFL

The future of the NFL bell-cow is here, and it's Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey.

Rookie Taron Johnson is flying under the radar as a top NFL cornerback through Week 9

Buffalo Bills cornerback Taron Johnson is quietly off to one of the best starts in football through Week 9 of his rookie campaign.

Bears safety Eddie Jackson making sophomore leap to elite status

Chicago Bears' Eddie Jackson is standing tall as the NFL's highest-graded safety through Week 9.

Leighton Vander Esch’s dominance is a great sign for the Cowboys' future at linebacker

Sean Lee may be on his way out of the NFL sooner than expected with injuries piling up, but the Dallas Cowboys are fortunate enough to have a standout rookie in Leighton Vander Esch already waiting in the wings.

Desmond King deserves national recognition, leads all cornerbacks in overall grade through Week 9

Los Angeles Chargers slot cornerback Desmond King leads all at his position in overall grade through Week 9.

Duke Johnson Jr. is one of the most efficient backs in football, and he’s finally getting the ball

Expect the Cleveland Browns to ride Duke Johnson Jr. for the duration of the season after his strong Week 9 performance against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Mike McGlinchey is leading one of the NFL's top run-blocking offensive lines

San Francisco 49ers' Mike McGlinchey is blossoming into one of the league's best run blockers, leading a strong front five in San Francisco in the process.

James Conner has given Pittsburgh every reason to turn their backs on Le’Veon Bell

James Conner is ready to take the reigns from Le'Veon Bell in Pittsburgh.

Trey Flowers pushes ahead of Dee Ford for top edge defender honors through Week 8

New England Patriots' Trey Flowers has now pushed ahead of Dee Ford for top edge defender in the NFL through Week 8.

Eagles strike Gold(en), trade third-round pick for Lions WR Tate

Nw former Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate is taking his talents to Philadelphia after being shipped off to the Eagles in exchange for a third-round pick on Tuesday.