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Ex-Bills, Falcons LB Wire knows what Manning could be facing
Former NFL linebacker Coy Wire had a similar procedure to what Peyton Manning underwent Thursday, and it took six months for him to be cleared for contact.
Trading McNabb makes too much sense not to happen
It's not wrong to think the Eagles should keep Donovan McNabb while their Super Bowl window remains open. However, that could lead to a problem this time next season.
Star running back relishing role with rebuilding Rams
Running back Steven Jackson has completely bought in to what coach Steve Spagnuolo is trying to build with the 1-7 Rams. Why? Steve Wyche tackles that topic and more in his weekly notebook.
Falcons' ultimate hopes might rest on pieced-together defense
With an offense that features talent unrivaled by most NFL teams, the Falcons' defense ultimately could decide if this team is one to fear most down the stretch.
On The Fringe: Five unique players shared one big dream this summer
This summer we followed five players, each at different stages of their careers, who were trying to earn or retain a roster spot. The rides they took us on will not soon be forgotten.
Falcons' offense must carry load as young defense matures
With Pro Bowl TE Tony Gonzalez joining what already was a potent offense, the Falcons figure to put up lots of points this season -- and they'll need to, given their inexperienced defense.
Team-by-team draft needs: NFC South
NFL.com's Pat Kirwan draws up his draft board for every team in the NFC South. See the needs for the Falcons, Panthers, Saints and Buccaneers and find out what player they should target.
Mock draft 4.0: Serious shakeup at the top
Pinpointing which player the Lions will take with the No. 1 overall pick in the draft has been tough to tackle, but this sees a fresh face atop the mock draft, Eugene Monroe.
Mock draft 3.0: Texas' Orakpo moving up the board
The importance placed on pressuring the quarterback is what has Brian Orakpo of Texas moving up the board in the third installment of Pat Kirwan's weekly mock draft.
Even in offseason, it's a marathon, not a sprint
The first two weeks of free agency have produced many big signings, but several players are still available. In other words, there's no need to panic if your team has yet to make a move.