How did the Eagles, Cowboys, Giants improve so much in 2022?

It hasn’t even been two years since the NFC East was the laughingstock of the NFL. During the final game of the 2020 regular season, a fading 4-10-1 Philadelphia team benched quarterback Jalen Hurts in the middle of a game in which he had a 25.4 passer rating against 6-9 Washington, which was guaranteed a … Read more

Why Los Angeles Rams’ Aaron Donald and Dallas Cowboys’ Micah Parsons are indisputably elite

6:00 AM ET Todd Archer Close ESPN Staff Writer Covered NFL since 1997, Cowboys since 2003 Previously covered Bengals and Dolphins Lives in Dallas area with his wife and two children Sarah Barshop Close ESPN Staff Writer Covered the Packers for ESPN Milwaukee Marquette University graduate Aaron Donald and Micah Parsons are two of the … Read more

NFL Rank 2022 – Predicting the top 100 players, with stats, notes and quotes for the league’s best, including Patrick Mahomes at No. 1

The 2022 NFL season kicks off Thursday, Sept. 8, and that means it’s time for our annual ranking of the league’s top 100 players. What can we expect from the game’s best this season, and how do they stack up against each other? To create our list, we asked an ESPN panel of more than … Read more