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Ben Linsey

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Linsey: The Washington Football Team should be willing to include Chase Young in a Deshaun Watson trade offer

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Deshaun Watson is the best-case scenario at quarterback for Washington, and the Football Team should do everything in its power to win the Watson sweepstakes this offseason.

by Ben Linsey 21 minutes ago Washington Football Team

Best NFL players in 2020: Highest-graded players, rookies and surprises at every position

PFF's Ben Linsey presents the highest-graded players at every position from the 2020 season, plus the top rookie and a surprise from each position.

by Ben Linsey 1 hour ago

Linsey: Drew Brees ends his first-ballot Hall of Fame career as the weak link on a loaded Saints roster

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The New Orleans Saints went all-in on building around Drew Brees in 2020, but now they face an offseason surrounded with questions as to what the future looks like and how they navigate the most tenuous cap situation in the NFL. 

by Ben Linsey 23 hours ago New Orleans Saints

NFL Divisional Round PFF ReFocused: Kansas City Chiefs 22, Cleveland Browns 17

The Kansas City Chiefs get to celebrate their third consecutive AFC championship appearance following their 22-17 victory over the Cleveland Browns in the divisional round.

Jacksonville Jaguars hire Urban Meyer as their next head coach

Urban Meyer has a history of being a successful head coach, but questions remain about his ability to steer the ship in NFL waters.

by Ben Linsey 4 days ago

Final 2020 NFL pass-rush rankings

With the 2020 NFL regular season now in the books, PFF's Ben Linsey every NFL team's pass rush.

by Ben Linsey 6 days ago

Final 2020 offensive line rankings

With the 2020 NFL regular season now in the books, PFF's Ben Linsey ranks every offensive line in the NFL.

by Ben Linsey 13 days ago

PFF's 2020 NFL All-Rookie Team: Chargers' Justin Herbert starts at QB, Vikings' Justin Jefferson earns WR1 spot

With the NFL regular season officially in the books, Ben Linsey unveils PFF's All-Rookie team for the 2020 campaign.

by Ben Linsey 15 days ago

NFL Week 17 PFF ReFocused: Minnesota Vikings 37, Detroit Lions 35

The Minnesota Vikings secured a 37-35 victory in a back-and-forth affair, while the Detroit Lions solidified a top-10 selection in the 2021 NFL Draft with the loss.

NFL Week 16 PFF ReFocused: Baltimore Ravens 27, New York Giants 13

This was a matchup of two teams heading in opposite directions, and the Baltimore Ravens’ 27-13 victory over the New York Giants did nothing to reverse those trends. 


Ben Linsey joined PFF full-time in May 2019. He works as an NFL analyst and as part of the team that produces prep work for NBC's Sunday Night Football.

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