As the Chargers wallow through a dismal season, LaDainian Tomlinson ponders his role—and his future • NFC South showdown: Peter King picks the Bucs over the Panthers
This is an article from the Dec. 8, 2008 issue
The Colts' defense is set to surge with games against Cincinnati and Detroit • Bad news for Plaxico Burress is good news for Domenik Hixon • Braylon Edwards just drops and drops
Bruising big men DeJuan Blair, Blake Griffin and Luke Harangody are giving Tyler Hansbrough some early competition for player of the year • What's wrong with the Pac-10?
Devin Harris is no Jason Kidd—and that's just fine with the Nets, who have turned Harris into an offensive force • Wilson Chandler is suddenly producing for New York
LONG PLAY'S JOURNEY
After stopping Chicago on a goal line stand, Vikings quarterback Gus Frerotte connected with former Bears receiver Bernard Berrian (87, far left) for a 99-yard touchdown pass on Sunday in Minnesota's 34--14 win. It was the 11th 99-yard pass in NFL history.