Get a head start on the day's football talk with "NFL AM" at 6 a.m. ET on NFL Network. Today we'll talk to LaVar Arrington, one of several former NFL players who are going back to school today so that they can teach others to play football more safely as ambassadors in USA Football's Heads-Up program.
Here's what else is on tap for Wednesday:
» Catch an encore showing of "The Top 100 Players of 2013: 90-81" tonight at 9 p.m. ET on NFL Network. And don't miss Thursday's unveiling of Nos. 80-71 at 8 p.m. ET, followed by the one-hour reaction show.
» NFL Evolution reports on the final day of the NFL Career Development Symposium at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business, part of the league's effort to make more minority candidates available as head coaches and executives. Go to NFLEvolution.com for a full preview.
» Legendary former Dallas Cowboys executive Gil Brandt looks at some rookies set up for success in 2013 in The Brandt Report.
» Elliot Harrison's series on the top 20 games of 2012 continues with No. 18.
» Happy birthday to former Pittsburgh Steelers coach Bill Cowher who turns 56 on Wednesday.
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