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Ben Linsey

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2021 NFL Draft: Five wide receiver prospects who had to overcome unfavorable college situations

Talented college football receivers are sometimes the victims of poor surroundings, as was the case with these five prospects who could be steals in the 2021 NFL Draft.

by Ben Linsey 2 days ago

2021 NFL Draft: Risers and fallers according to PFF's mock draft simulator

PFF's Ben Linsey breaks down the most recent risers and fallers on PFF's mock draft simulator, from Alabama QB Mac Jones to Ole Miss WR Elijah Moore to Miami DL Jaelan Phillips.

by Ben Linsey 4 days ago

Strongest team positional groups heading into the 2021 NFL Draft

The Cleveland Browns' offensive line is among the strongest position groups heading into the 2021 NFL Draft.

by Ben Linsey 5 days ago

2021 NFL Mock Draft: Denver Broncos trade up for QB Trey Lance, Florida TE Kyle Pitts lands with the Miami Dolphins at No. 6

PFF's Ben Linsey mocks the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft, sending Trevor Lawrence to Jacksonville, Trey Lance to Denver and Kyle Pitts to Miami. The 49ers also get their QB of the future in Ohio State's Justin Fields at No. 3 overall.

by Ben Linsey 6 days ago

Linsey: New York Giants' free-agent moves put pressure on QB Daniel Jones to perform in 2021

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Daniel Jones will have at least an average receiving corps to go along with a relatively strong-looking defense. With that additional pressure, Jones will be playing for his future with the New York Giants in 2021.

by Ben Linsey 9 days ago New York Giants

Weakest team positional groups heading into the 2021 NFL Draft

The Atlanta Falcons' secondary is among the weakest position groups heading into the 2021 NFL Draft after the team let go of its top four safeties in free agency.

by Ben Linsey 10 days ago

2021 NFL Draft: Forward-thinking prospect fits for all 32 NFL teams

PFF looks at all 32 NFL teams, identifying current areas of strength that may become areas of need in the next few years and selecting a player from the 2021 NFL draft class who can fix those needs.

by Ben Linsey 11 days ago

3 potential trade destinations for Jets QB Sam Darnold

Sam Darnold's short tenure as a starting quarterback in New York seems to be coming to an end, as all signs are pointing toward the Jets selecting Zach Wilson with the second overall pick of the 2021 NFL Draft. Here are three potential trade destinations.

by Ben Linsey 13 days ago

2021 NFL Free Agency: Building the best team from available free agents

The quarterback market has thinned out, but plenty of other positions still offer value in 2021 NFL free agency.

by Ben Linsey 17 days ago

2021 NFL Free Agency: One positive takeaway for all 32 NFL teams so far

After one week of NFL free agency, PFF's Ben Linsey looks at how each team can feel good about what they have or haven't accomplished thus far.

by Ben Linsey 19 days ago
Bio

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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