All Jim Trotter Stories
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
The NFC North might have an exciting mix of quarterbacks, but the name of the game is still defense
To give or to receive—how can 32 coaches be so divided on what to do after the coin toss?
Last weekend's bold dealing and drafting set up some teams for immediate improvement (though some unhappy vets were left stewing)
The Jets added several brand names to their roster, but are these players worth the potential chemistry hit?
After four months of labor talks, the NFL is almost back in business—with several significant changes
With a healthy, versatile back and a brainy new offensive coordinator, the Bears could make big plays their Forte
San Diego has pinned its hopes on Philip Rivers. Against the Titans, he was up to the task
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 ...
2 Seattle SEAHAWKS
New coach Pete Carroll hopes a jolt of intensity will result in wins
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
The Brash Pack
Green Bay is riding a wave of confidence after a red-hot finish, while Arizona must regroup
2 Oakland RAIDERS
The ground game could be solid if Darren McFadden can stay on the field
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
Toll of the Tape
The NFL's fine of the Broncos in a new spy case suggests a double standard