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Ranking the NFL's top 15 rookies of 2018: Front-runners, contenders and sleepers

There’s a lot of football left to be played in 2018, but as the halfway point of the NFL season draws near, it’s not hard to identify some of the league’s top up-and-coming talent, especially considering four of this year’s five first-round quarterbacks are already on the field as starters. Which rookies stand out above all, however? Glad you asked. ...

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Saints' Drew Brees sets NFL's all-time passing yards record

Drew Brees became the NFL’s all-time leader in yards passing — and he did it with a certain panache and precision that made the 39-year-old quarterback look far from finished. Brees eclipsed Peyton Manning’s previous record of 71,940 yards with a 62-yard touchdown pass to rookie Tre’Quan Smith during the second quarter of a 43-19 victory over the Washington Redskins ...

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This Derek Carr quote shows awkwardness of NFL's new roughing the passer rule

If there’s one group of players in the NFL that the league probably thought would be on board with the new roughing the passer rule, it’s quarterbacks. After all, the rule was implemented to protect them. However, it seems that more and more quarterbacks are now coming out against the rule change, which <a href="https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/news/tac… CBSSports.com Headlines

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Barnwell: Ranking NFL's 0-2 teams from eliminated to (barely) alive

7:31 AM ET The NFL season is two weeks old, and a minimum of six organizations are already essentially eliminated from postseason contention. It seems crazy to think that a team could go from dreaming about a deep playoff run to thinking about the 2019 offseason in a matter of 14 days, but history tells us that a team can ...

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Only a handful take action during anthem on NFL's 1st Sunday

DENVER (AP) — Last season, the Seattle Seahawks led the league when it came to the number of players willing to make a statement while the national anthem played. To start this season, that wave of Seahawks has dwindled to only two players. Linemen Duane Brown and Quinton Jefferson walked off the field and waited in th… FOX Sports Digital

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