Get a head start on the day's football talk, including Roger Goodell's revelation that the NFL is considering expanding the playoffs to 14 or 16 teams, on "NFL AM" at 6 a.m. ET on NFL Network.
Here's what else is on tap for Thursday:
» With six marquee games between Super Bowl contenders on this weekend's slate, Adam Schein ponders who has the most to prove in The Schein Nine.
» Daniel Jeremiah looks at some of Week 15's best individual matchups in Who Has the Edge?
» Bucky Brooks identifies the top 25-30 draft prospects for 2013.