Minus four stars from their recent two-year NFC title run, the Arizona Cardinals seem due for a tumble. Coach Ken Whisenhunt thinks his team thrives under heavy criticism, Chris Mortensen writes.
Colts quarterback Peyton Manning is energized despite the Super Bowl loss, writes Chris Mortensen.
The Arizona Cardinals are expected to name Kurt Warner as the team's starting quarterback, a team source said. Matt Leinart's poor perfomance Saturday night against the Raiders probably sealed the decision.
Jim Haslett's future in New Orleans is up in the air, and he may decide to take a break from coaching in 2006.
Chris Mortensen explores the possibility of the Chargers moving; Steve McNair going to the Jets; and other issues.
QB Chad Pennington's season-ending injury forces the Jets to start considering options for the '06 season and beyond.