Good old days in San Francisco; best Week 8 matchups

The San Francisco 49ers prospered like never before (or since) under former owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., winning 13 division titles and five Super Bowls. Relive the halcyon era of "Mr. D." tonight at 8 p.m. ET as NFL Network presents the premiere of "A Football Life: Eddie DeBartolo."

Here's what else is on tap for Wednesday:

» Get a head start on all of the latest football buzz with "NFL AM" at 6 a.m. ET on NFL Network. Today we'll hear from the New England Patriots' Rob Ninkovich, the Green Bay Packers' Randall Cobb and the New York Giants' Michael Boley. Plus, San Francisco legend Dwight Clark offers his thoughts on former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo.

» Ian Rapoport rates all Week 8's matchups in the Rap Sheet Rankings.

» Bucky Brooks explains how big-time defense has led the Minnesota Vikings into this season's playoff picture.

»'s Gil Brandt looks at the top linemen in the NFL today.

» Go Under the Headset with Super Bowl-winning coach Brian Billick.

» If you missed the New Orleans Saints' 35-28 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, catch "NFL Replay" tonight at 9 p.m. ET.

» Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson talks about his new "Madden NFL 13" rating as the top movers for Week 8 are revealed in this exclusive roster update preview.

» Find out how your team would fare if the season ended today with the updated Playoff Picture.

» It's not too late to start a fantasy football team on

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