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Zach Tantillo

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Tantillo: Superlatives for NFL running backs ahead of the 2021 season

From the veteran Dalvin Cook to the up-and-coming Antonio Gibson, the NFL's current crop of elite running backs excels in multiple facets.

by Zach Tantillo 8 days ago

CeeDee Lamb, Jerry Jeudy and more second-year breakout candidates

With quarterback Dak Prescott back to full strength for 2021, second-year wideout CeeDee Lamb could be in for a big season.

by Zach Tantillo 25 days ago

Atlanta Falcons' Calvin Ridley-Kyle Pitts tandem can exceed expectations in 2021 with no Julio Jones

The Atlanta Falcons traded star wideout Julio Jones to the Tennessee Titans, leaving a Hall of Fame-sized void to fill. But Calvin Ridley and Kyle Pitts appear primed to take on the challenge.

by Zach Tantillo 1 month ago Atlanta Falcons

10 offensive rookies in position to make an immediate impact in 2021

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines the offensive rookies projected to have the biggest impact in 2021.

by Zach Tantillo 2 months ago

Ranking the 10 best UDFA signings of the 2021 NFL Draft

PFF highlights its 10 favorite undrafted free agent signings from the 2021 NFL Draft.

by Zach Tantillo 2 months ago

2021 NFL Draft: Perfect player fits for teams that spent big in free agency

While the Denver Broncos could opt for a quarterback if one falls to them, Penn State's Micah Parsons fits a need at linebacker.

by Zach Tantillo 3 months ago

2021 NFL Draft: Perfect draft fits for teams that did not spend big in free agency

The Baltimore Ravens, New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons, Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers opted to keep things tight in free agency and will now look to plug holes via the draft. Here are the perfect targets for these teams.

by Zach Tantillo 4 months ago

Ranking the 2021 draft classes by conference

Using four-year WAR projections for PFF’s top 250 prospects to see which conference will reign supreme in the 2021 NFL Draft.

by Zach Tantillo 4 months ago

2021 NFL Draft: Tiering the loaded WR class that might surpass 2020's rookies

The 2020 rookie wide receiver class will go down as one of the deepest draft groups of all time, but the 2021 class might just surpass it.

by Zach Tantillo 5 months ago

NFL NFC Championship PFF ReFocused: Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31, Green Bay Packers 26

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers swept the season series against the Green Bay Packers with a 31-26 win at Lambeau in the NFC championship game.


Zach joined PFF part-time in May 2020 as intern with the social team. He graduated from Auburn University with a degree in journalism in 2019.

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