Category: NFL

2023 NFL Draft: Predicting which NFL team finishes with the No. 1 overall pick, who they select and more

Answering some of the biggest NFL Draft questions entering the college football season The college football season is officially underway, and that means early-season predictions. I gathered NFL Draft analysts Chris Trapasso and Ryan Wilson for a roundtable discussing some of the biggest questions. Here are our answers: Who will end up as the No.…

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2022 Preseason All-NFL Team: Justin Herbert, Justin Jefferson headline top 53 players entering new season

A full lineup of our top players at each position All 32 NFL teams have finalized their initial 53-man rosters for the 2022 season. Now it’s time for us to finalize our own. In anticipation of the upcoming regular-season kickoff, a handful of us at CBS Sports have identified our top players at every position…

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2022 NFL season: Which team will enjoy the biggest turnaround?

While the Los Angeles Rams are coming off the franchise’s second Super Bowl victory, there are a number of NFL teams looking to bounce back from a disappointing 2021 campaign. Six teams finished with five or fewer wins last season: the Jaguars, Lions, Jets, Giants, Texans and Panthers. Eight other teams joined them in finishing…

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Here are three viable long-shot NFL team plays

n most leagues, betting on title long shots can feel more like an exercise in chasing value than actually winning money. That isn’t the case in the NFL. Five years ago, the Eagles cashed as 40/1 preseason hopefuls thanks to Nick Foles’ epic playoff run. The Giants were dealing as high as 50/1 during 2007…

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New York Giants Fail to Inspire NFL Executives’ Faith in New Poll

The New York Giants earned a low ranking in a new poll by The Athletic regarding NFC teams. Is the ranking fair? New York Giants general manager Joe Schoen isn’t the only NFL executive that is taking a “wait and see” approach when it comes to the 2022 team. Schoen, who told the media that…

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Uncrustables, weigh-ins and H2O: How NFL’s offensive, defensive linemen manage their weight

Dolphins defensive tackle Christian Wilkins leaves the field drenched in sweat, eyes wide, searching for a bottle of water. Miami has just finished what felt like the hottest practice of training camp, and Wilkins is on a non-stop mission to “actively hydrate.” The temperature here in Miami Gardens, Florida, is 94 degrees, but due to…

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Jay Tufele still has upside for the Bengals

Jay Tufele is one of the newest members of the AFC champion Cincinnati Bengals. He was cut by the Jacksonville Jaguars, who went 3-14 last year. So how does the worst team in the division not have room for a player but the best team in the division does? For one thing, our John Sheeran…

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Late for Work 9/2: Ravens’ Stock Is Rising With Pundits, But Two NFL Executives Aren’t Buying In

Ravens’ Stock Is Rising With Pundits, But Two NFL Executives Aren’t Buying InThe Ravens are trending up as pundit predictions for the season continue to roll out. The consensus is that the AFC North will be a two-team race between the Ravens and defending AFC champion Cincinnati Bengals, with Baltimore emerging as the favorite to…

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Giants among youngest teams in NFL

The start of the regular season is just over a week away, and to say the offseason was a whirlwind for the New York Giants would be an understatement. The team conducted an entire overhaul of its front office, followed by its coaching staff. Now that the final rosters are set, there is almost as…

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Panthers updated 53-man roster by uniform number

Just because the Panthers set their 53-man roster this week doesn’t mean general manager Scott Fitterer is done tinkering. Take safety Kenny Robinson, for example. Carolina cut Robinson on Tuesday, then signed him to the practice squad Wednesday. A league source confirmed he was cut again Thursday. Such is life on the margins in the…

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