The controversial calls from Week 11 had a direct impact on the 49ers' chances of returning to the Super Bowl, writes John Clayton in his latest mailbag.
With a combined record of 15-2, the Seahawks and Broncos are the favorites to make the Super Bowl, John Clayton writes.
Mailbag: Teams that hand out punishment, instead of waiting for the league do it, are sending a strong message that could deter more incidents, writes John Clayton.
Mailbag: The franchise-tag system doesn't appear to be working as intended for teams or players, writes John Clayton.
Mailbag: New coaches coming from the college ranks could have an edge dealing with the shortened offseason, writes John Clayton.
Teams that spend more than $100 million in free agency almost always flop, writes John Clayton.
Both new and old rivalries dot an exciting 2013 NFL schedule, writes John Clayton.
Can the Ravens and 49ers get back? Don't count on it. Here are five teams that should be Super Bowl threats in 2013, writes John Clayton.
Six quarterbacks have divvied up the past nine Super Bowl wins. Will we see a fresh face this year?
No. 1 seeds are on the line this weekend, but that distinction isn't as valuable as it once was, John Clayton writes.
John Clayton delivers a musical masterpiece with his NFL midseason report.
Guard Steve Hutchinson, who was visiting his former team, the Seattle Seahawks, has agreed to a contract with the Tennessee Titans, the team announced Thursday.
For Jets and other teams hoping to contend, it's time to assert themselves, writes John Clayton.
Aaron Rodgers won the Super Bowl last season. Did he move ahead of Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in John Clayton's QB rankings?
The futile state of the NFC West has helped other divisions soar in recent years, writes John Clayton.
When the NFL moves to an 18-game schedule, expect the playoff field to expand to 14, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.