The league isn't quite a domain exclusive to offensive coordinators who previously served in the same capacity before landing their current jobs -- but it's awfully close, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Although the two-back model has become prevalent, it's not a prerequisite for success in today's game, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Colts ranked last in the NFL in rushing in 2009. If they want to return to the Super Bowl, they're going to have to improve -- and get bigger while they're at it, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Saints picked apart the Colts' secondary like a basketball team in a fast break, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Teams in the wild-card round embraced the two-to-tango philosophy at running back. Look for that pattern to continue in the divisional round, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Every NFL team talks about getting players to fit into its philosophy. No one succeeds at it more often, though, than New England does.
After going to great lengths to remind himself about the importance of patience, Giants QB Eli Manning practiced what he preached against the Bucs, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Thanks to their aerial game, the Patriots are setting all kinds of records. But don't overlook their running game, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The loss of Willie Parker is a tough blow for the Steelers, whose offensive line problems now might be magnified, Len Pasquarelli writes.
The Giants have signed fullback Madison Hedgecock to a five-year contract extension through the 2012 season.
Patriots RB Sammy Morris, the team's leading rusher and an important component to the top-rated attack in the NFL, was placed on injured reserve, ending his season.
The Colts always will be known for their offense, but their retooled defense made a big statement in the season opener, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Despite all the "borrowing that takes place in the league, each NFL playbook still manages to retain its own identity.
Despite all the "borrowing" that takes place in the league, each NFL playbook still manages to retain its own identity.
While a lot of the focus in Denver will be on Jay Cutler and the passing attack, the Broncos are going to remain a team focused on running the ball, writes Len Pasquarelli
With Deuce McAllister leading the way, the Saints' improbable march continues on to the NFC championship game, writes Len Pasquarelli.