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Dec. 19, 2011

The Power of the Possible

Tim Tebow has led the Broncos from 1—4 to the division lead with the craziest, most unlikely eight-week run in NFL history. It's taken clutch playmaking, a newly stout defense and, most of all, unwavering belief

Sept. 21, 2009

Simply Smashing

The NFC North might have an exciting mix of quarterbacks, but the name of the game is still defense

Nov. 19, 2012

Flip Service

To give or to receive—how can 32 coaches be so divided on what to do after the coin toss?

May 04, 2009

Decisive Moves

Last weekend's bold dealing and drafting set up some teams for immediate improvement (though some unhappy vets were left stewing)

May 24, 2010

Strange Brew

The Jets added several brand names to their roster, but are these players worth the potential chemistry hit?

July 25, 2011

Game On

After four months of labor talks, the NFL is almost back in business—with several significant changes

Sept. 20, 2010

Welcome Matt

With a healthy, versatile back and a brainy new offensive coordinator, the Bears could make big plays their Forte

April 14, 2008

Character Counts ...

But the NFL's conduct policy still has loopholes

Jan. 14, 2008

Load Bearer

San Diego has pinned its hopes on Philip Rivers. Against the Titans, he was up to the task

Aug. 22, 2011


Condensed camps are putting coaches' preseason philosophies to the test.

Jan. 18, 2010

Cards Gone Wild

After an epic playoff throwdown, Kurt Warner and crew look ahead to the Saints. But can Arizona stop the pass? The final play, Karlos Dansby's ...

Sept. 06, 2010

2 Seattle SEAHAWKS

New coach Pete Carroll hopes a jolt of intensity will result in wins

Sept. 03, 2012

2 DENVER: Broncos

There's a new guy in the saddle—you may have heard a bit about him—and he's sending everyone's confidence mile high

Jan. 11, 2010

The Brash Pack

Green Bay is riding a wave of confidence after a red-hot finish, while Arizona must regroup

Sept. 06, 2010

2 Oakland RAIDERS

The ground game could be solid if Darren McFadden can stay on the field

April 19, 2010

Can't (or Can) Miss

SI's Jim Trotter and Peter King pick the Eric Berry (most pro-ready) and Akwasi Owusa-Ansah (most intriguing sleeper) at other key positions

Dec. 06, 2010

Toll of the Tape

The NFL's fine of the Broncos in a new spy case suggests a double standard

Feb. 06, 2012


A fourth Lombardi Trophy for Tom Brady and Bill Belichick? A place in the pantheon for Eli Manning and Tom Coughlin? History is on the line in ...