The GOAT Index: Coaches, execs rank modern-era QBs
An All-Star panel of 10 coaches and executives -- with 330 seasons of NFL experience and 20 Super Bowl rings among them -- set out to answer a simple question: Who are the 10 best quarterbacks since 1978?
Best QB seasons of past 30 years: Where Manning, Brady rank
Tom Brady threw for 50 touchdowns for the 2007 Patriots, but does it add up to the best QB season of the past 30 years?
Settling all-time QB debates
Will Aaron Rodgers catch Tom Brady as the GOAT? Should Peyton Manning rank higher than Joe Montana? NFL Insiders tackle the biggest questions about the best modern-era QBs.
The case for 'uncommon' Deshaun Watson as the Texans' starting QB
Dabo Swinney can't tell you what "it" is, but Deshaun Watson has "it." And his history suggests he might be up for the jump to NFL starter as a rookie.
Training camp preview: The NFC West
A look at the NFC West heading into training camp, in order of predicted finish in the regular season.
Ezekiel Elliott's off-field issues may save Alfred Morris, for now
Morris has three 1,000-yard seasons under his belt, but the Cowboys could look to keep younger backs with more versatility.
Big-name LBs likely on the bubble for Saints
Two high-profile linebackers -- Manti Te'o and Stephone Anthony -- are facing make-or-break training camps.
Eagles' projection features overhauled WR corps
The Philadelphia Eagles have youth at receiver, power and speed in the backfield and an exciting young quarterback to work with.
The fame game: How Odell Beckham Jr. crashed the QB club
You know you're famous when the president -- or Samuel L. Jackson -- asks YOU for a selfie. At 24, Beckham is already the most famous NFL player who isn't a quarterback.
Ezekiel Elliott, LeGarrette Blount and the 300-carry concern
The Eagles might need to temper their expectations for LeGarrette Blount after the workhorse back ran nearly 300 times last season.
The NFL stats that matter most
These 15 metrics will help you figure out the NFL teams primed for regression, the players ready to break out, and who got plain lucky.
History shows second-round QBs like Kizer have uphill climb
From 2007-2016, 14 quarterbacks were taken in the second round of the draft and only two can be called unqualified successes. The Browns' DeShone Kizer hopes to buck that trend.
'Drake of football?' Lil Wayne has big plans for Falcons rookie Duke Riley
Falcons rookie linebacker Duke Riley has joined the first group of athletes to align with rapper Lil Wayne's sports offshoot Young Money.
Cardinals RB David Johnson turns to yoga to improve flexibility
David Johnson enters Cardinals training camp with looser hamstrings and rejuvenated legs thanks to taking up yoga with his wife.
How O.J. still made lots of NFL money in prison
Here's our calculation of how much money Simpson has earned during his eight-plus years in prison -- potentially more than $600,000 -- which depends on the age in which Simpson elected to begin drawing from his NFL pension.
O.J.'s day ends with release by parole board.
Recap O.J. Simpson's day before, during and after the parole hearing that granted him his release.
Big-name NFL rookies holding out again? Why it's possible
With six first-rounders -- including No. 5 pick Corey Davis -- still unsigned as training camps loom, we could see a repeat of Joey Bosa's holdout from last year. The reasons are similar, too -- with a twist.
Harrison performs another feat of strength.
After three tries, Steelers LB James Harrison pushes a sled weighing 1,800 pounds.
When athletes gotta go ... where do they go?
No one can resist nature's call forever, but for athletes like Jordan Gross -- who finally used an actual bathroom during a game -- knowing when to let it flow can be the difference between victory and defeat.
When athletes gotta go, they gotta go.
ESPN The Magazine Senior Writer David Fleming discusses the need for professional athletes to use the restroom during a game, specifically how NFL and MLB players handle the urgency.
Seattle looks to move past offseason drama at 2017 camp
The Seahawks' core group remains together and wants to put turmoil behind them as they begin a quest for a sixth consecutive playoff berth.
49ers enter training camp looking to lay winning foundation
San Francisco's first training camp under GM John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan may be more about 2018 and beyond than the upcoming season.
Cardinals enter 2017 looking to rebound from 7-8-1 season
Considered a Super Bowl contender last summer, Arizona flopped. Now their aging core could be gearing up for a final championship push.
Aaron Donald's contract could dominate Rams camp
Training camp will mark another crucial step for Rams rookie head coach Sean McVay, with the status of star DL Aaron Donald among the big storylines.
Cowboys' goal in 2017: Show staying power
After riding Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott to a 13-3 record in '16, the Cowboys aim to avoid a letdown and prove they belong in the NFL's top tier.
Wentz surrounded by talent as Eagles open camp
In seeking to build around second-year QB Carson Wentz, the Eagles have brought in WRs Alshon Jeffery and Torrey Smith and RB LeGarrette Blount.
Redskins' 2017 camp could be last one with Cousins
The question hovering over Redskins training camp will be the future of Kirk Cousins, who must deliver despite working with a new-look receiving corps.
Questions on offense bear watching at Giants camp
The Giants could be better on defense, but all eyes will be on the offense and how it integrates WR Brandon Marshall and rookie TE Evan Engram.
Lions must show they can become consistent NFC contenders
Detroit hopes a revamped offensive line will bring a better ground game, opening more room for quarterback Matthew Stafford to operate and giving the team a better chance at consistency.
Vikings remaking their offense for post-Adrian Peterson era
With the franchise's all-time leading gone to New Orleans, the Vikings could look to rookie Dalvin Cook as both a running and passing threat.
Green Bay should exit camp with new starting corner or two
Among the things to watch at Packers training camp is the focus on improving the team's pass defense.
Bears' 2017 season about Mitchell Trubisky's development
The No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 draft, Trubiusky is Chicago's future at quarterback. The question is, will that future begin in 2017?
Adrian Peterson revival adds drama to busy Saints camp
Peterson and Drew Brees still have a fire that burns, the O-line is banged up and a prominent LB will likely miss the cut for the Saints.
Falcons need healthy Jones, Trufant, McKinley
Three key players will head into training camp coming off surgery, but Atlanta expects Julio Jones and Desmond Trufant expect to be ready to go.
Evolution of Cam Newton, offense top priority for Panthers
Newton has a repaired shoulder and more weapons, which should reduce his need to run. Carolina hopes that means a bounce-back season.
Buccaneers enjoying rare time in the national spotlight
The Bucs will be featured on HBO's "Hard Knocks" this season after adding free-agent WR DeSean Jackson and rookie TE O.J. Howard to a rising offense.
Eric Berry's offseason contract far surpasses anything the NFL has ever seen for a safety. Bill Barnwell analyzed every contract since 2011 -- and adjusted for position -- to find the 25 deals that most exceed market value.
Will Bill Belichick win another Super Bowl before retiring? Which offense is built for the long haul? Who will be the NFL's best QB in five years? Our crew of Insiders has all the answers.
Louis Riddick, Mike Sando and Field Yates team up to rank the NFL teams that are in the best -- and worst -- shape for the next three seasons. How do the Cowboys and Patriots stack up?
Here is the list of training camp sites, as well as rookie and veteran reporting dates, for every NFL team.
Boom-or-bust players can make the difference between winning and losing your fantasy football leagues. The key is recognizing them and drafting them at the right time.