After a disappointing 4-12 season, the Chargers are hoping to make some noise in the AFC West. Can second-year running back Melvin Gordon finally score his first regular-season touchdown?
The Tennessee Titans have been the worst team in the NFL for the past two years. New safety Rashad Johnson believes the AFC South is up for grabs and the Titans could leap to the top.
Andre Johnson has been working out every day since March, making sure he would be ready when an NFL team called for the services of the man with the most catches and yards of anyone still playing. The 13-year veteran jumped on a plane Friday night and flew to Tennessee, making the Titans his third stop
The architect of the defending AFC South champions is sticking with his project. The Houston Texans have extended general manager Rick Smith's contract through 2020.
Brandon Marshall has his QB in the building and apparently is feeling bullish about the new season. So much so that he challenged last season's AFC receiving yards leader to an expensive wager.
With Ken Whisenhunt back in San Diego, will Philip Rivers repeat his monstrous 2013 campaign? Conor Orr breaks down training camp storylines, including another offensive talent -- Melvin Gordon.
It might not be playoffs or bust in Jacksonville, but losing double-digit games is no longer acceptable. The Jaguars spent the last four years rebuilding the roster, growing it mostly through the draft, and then supplemented the makeover by spending more than $350 million (nearly $150 million guaranteed
Last year, there wasn't a bigger surprise in the AFC at quarterback than Jacksonville's Blake Bortles . Bortles entered his second season as even money to lose his starting job at some point...
Brady's decision to end his appeals of the four-game suspension won't dramatically impact his historical standing nor the Patriots' quest to win another AFC East title, Ian O'Connor writes.
Are the Patriots bound for another AFC East crown? Will the Panthers win a fourth straight NFC South title? Our NFL Nation reporters give their picks for the division winners.
Which player is poised to show even more potential in each division this season? NFL reporters give their picks, which include a unanimous selection in the AFC South.
Our panel looks at which units in the AFC East will improve most in 2016-17, including a Bills defense that couldn't live up to expectations.
Jaguars coach Gus Bradley is respected around the division, but that won't buy him another year unless his team posts a winning record in 2016.
This offseason, Greg Cosell and Frank Schwab will explore key questions for each of the 32 NFL teams in "The Shutdown" podcast, going team-by-team for each division over eight episodes. Links to previous division preview podcasts are at the end of this post. The final division-by-division podcast is the AFC West, which includes the Denver Broncos, the defending Super Bowl champions who will loo...
Is Brock Osweiler enough of a known quantity that Houston will be able to avoid the growing pains that come with young quarterbacks?
The Texans' offense got much faster in the offseason, but will the addition of faster skill position players solve their offensive woes?
The AFC South was supposed to be won by the Colts in a landslide last season, but that didn't happen. And going into 2016, the division seems to have gotten better.
Marcus Mariota showed some promise in his rookie season, and the AFC South writers anticipate him becoming more confident in Year 2.
Melvin Gordon's chances to hit 1,000 yards rushing coming off microfracture surgery don't seem too good, especially on a pass-first Chargers team.
Michael Lombardi, who had served as a member of the New England Patriots front office since 2013, is reportedly parting ways with the reigning AFC East champions. Citing sources, ESPN...
To hear Drew Brees explain it, it could be more than a coincidence that Coby Fleener ended up in New Orleans the year after the NFL schedule pitted the Saints against each team from the AFC South. Fleener's potential to produce in the Saints' passing game has been evident during mandatory minicamp this week, highlighted by a leaping first-down reception in 11-on-11 drills. Having thrived as a r...
Ben Roethlisberger urged his friend Eric Weddle to join the Steelers this offseason, but the safety ended up signing with AFC North rival Baltimore.
The AFC North is arguably the NFL's best division, though each of the teams in it have some questions to answer this year.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he sees no avenue right now for a settlement with Tom Brady as the star Patriots quarterback appeals his four-game ''Deflategate'' suspension. Goodell told reporters Monday that the league will move forward based on whether the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decides to grant Brady's request for the full court to re-hear the case. A three-judge panel from t...
Real Madrid legend Raul will represent the club once more when he takes part in Sunday's Corazon Classic Match with Ajax ...
Last year, behind a career year from quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick , the New York Jets won 10 games. The team came up just short of its first playoff appearance since advancing to the AFC Championship Game in 2010...
Last season's AFC Wild Card Game would lead some to believe the Cincinnati Bengals are the Pittsburgh Steelers ' biggest rivals in the AFC North. That's not the case, according to two Steelers players...
The NFL has seemingly figured out that holding a game in which no fan can possibly understand who to root for is a bad idea.
Enter your email to get updates on this discussion.