What used to be just a grunt, run-stuffer slot, middle or inside linebacker has gained popularity around the league as a position of impact, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Pierre Thomas is angling for a new contract, but negotiations with the Saints appear to have broken down over the running back's sizable demands, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Several young backs made late runs at earning a starting job in 2010, writes Len Pasquarelli in his weekly Tip Sheet column.
The Rams' spotty draft record with defensive linemen won't influence their decision on Ndamukong Suh, writes Len Pasquarelli.
It might be one-and-done for some first-year head coaches, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Former NFL coach Mike Holmgren would be a good fit for the Browns' general manager job, Len Pasquarelli writes.
Terrible offenses in Cleveland, Oakland and St. Louis have dragged down scoring in the NFL, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Jim Caldwell of the Colts and Josh McDaniels of the Broncos are soaring, but collectively, first-year head coaches are struggling, Len Pasquarelli writes in Tip Sheet.
Steven Jackson, Terrell Owens, Larry Johnson -- there are stars aplenty on the trade rumor mill. Don't be shocked if they remain with their teams come deadline Tuesday, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Cleveland Browns QB Brady Quinn's reluctance to test secondaries downfield is one reason he's being benched in favor of Derek Anderson, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Beset by injuries at the cornerback position, the Chicago Bears are adding veteran corner Rod Hood to their roster, according to sources.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell did the right thing in indefinitely suspending Browns wide receiver Donte' Stallworth, Len Pasquarelli writes.
Len Pasquarelli writes about Rodney Harrison and other possible members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2014.
Continuing to add depth at the offensive tackle spot, the Cleveland Browns on Friday signed free agent George Foster, a former first-round draft choice, who was released by the Detroit Lions last week after they signed Jon Jansen.
The Cleveland Browns have agreed to to terms with free agent cornerback Rod Hood, one of the most sought-after players remaining in the diluted unrestricted pool.
Before they can focus on the 2009 season, many teams have some fence-mending to do with their incumbent QBs, writes Len Pasquarelli.