Improvements should help Dolphins compete for playoff spot
The Dolphins added Brandon Marshall and Karlos Dansby in the offseason, but are the moves enough to get Miami back to the playoffs after missing out last year?
Top NFL talent to instruct players at NFL Broadcast Boot Camp
Twenty five current and former NFL players, including Curtis Conway, Jeff Saturday and Hines Ward, will take part in the annual NFL Broadcast Boot Camp at NFL Films in Mt. Laurel, N.J.
Positional look at free agency: Quality running backs still available
With proven runners such as Thomas Jones and LaDainian Tomlinson still available, running back remains among the strongest positions in free agency.
Position-by-position look at the top free agents
Teams looking to fill a need in free agency may not go after the big names on the market. With that in mind, here's a breakdown of the best available players at each position.
Top 50 players expected to be on the free-agent market
While free agency will take on a different look this offseason, there is still talent to be had on the open market. Here's a look at the best players expected to be available.
Defense will determine which teams advance to Super Bowl XLIV
Offensive football has garnered most of the playoff headlines. However, defense will be the key factor in determining who advances to the Super Bowl.
Colts could regret not taking care of Jets when they had the chance
The Colts opted to pull Peyton Manning and several other starters when they faced the Jets in Week 16. That decision could come back to haunt Indianapolis in the AFC title game.
Breaking down the free-agent class of an unpredictable offseason
Does your favorite team need help? Are you hoping that free agency will be the key this coming offseason? The lack of stars at the money positions could leave you feeling empty.
Pick your poison: Defenses trying to adjust to QB protection plans
The Baltimore Ravens learned last week that quarterbacks such as Tom Brady will be protected as much as possible by the officials. But has it gone too far?
Ryan's brash attitude rubs off on Jets in upset victory over Patriots
Fueled by their new coach Rex Ryan's brash talk and aggressive defensive game plan, the Jets backed up their pregame talk with an upset victory over the Patriots.
Ten must-see games on the 2009 NFL schedule
The 2009 NFL schedule has been released. Vic Carucci breaks down 10 games of interest for the upcoming season, including the renewal of the always-exciting Colts-Patriots rivalry.
Defenses take center stage in AFC Divisional Playoffs
The Chargers and Ravens triumphed thanks to their tough defenses, but awaiting in the divisional round are two other teams with tough-to-crack defenses.
Top defenses feature mighty men in the middle
It's no coincidence that the NFL's top defenses are anchored by a premiere tackle, a heavy-load run-stuffer who makes everyone else's job easier. How important is the position? Simply consider Cleveland's offseason.