Packers not far off from making 3-4 defensive conversion work
Green Bay has embarked on the challenging task of converting from a 4-3 base defense to a 3-4, and the team already might possess the players to make the switch work.
Texans preview: Aiming to vault into playoff contention
In a division with the Colts' passing game and the Jaguars' running game that has to change for them to vault over one of the three teams ahead of them in a division where everyone made the playoffs but the Texans.
Patriots preview: Still NFL's team to beat
The Patriots have arguable the best team and the easiest schedule in the NFL this season. Put them together and it's difficult to forecast stormy weather for them before the playoff winds begin to howl next January.
Smith could be this year's version of Browns' Anderson
Just like the Browns did when they selected Brady Quinn, the Ravens took Joe Flacco to be their quarterback of the future. However, a surprise starting quarterback candidate has emerged.
After initial free-agent flurry, some big names still available
Pat Kirwan takes a look at each position and who's left on the board in one of the more active free agency periods in years.
Super Bowl blog: Countdown to kickoff
NFL.com is on the scene in Phoenix, bringing you sights, sounds and observations from Super Bowl XLII as the countdown to kickoff between the Patriots and Giants begins.
Top 10 storylines for Week 13
How will Tom Brady and the Patriots react to the close call they last week against the Eagles? That's just one of the top 10 storylines NFL.com's Pat Kirwan is looking at for Week 13.