Chris Sprow writes that for the Minnesota Vikings to preserve the long-term effectiveness of running back Adrian Peterson and take the leap to the next level, quarterback Christian Ponder must step up his game.
Despite widespread opinion that the Denver Broncos face a win-now season given the team's older-than-average roster, Peyton Manning and Co. appear poised to compete for a title for several years, writes Chris Sprow.
Should the Buccaneers sign Josh Freeman to a long-term contract? Based solely on his impressive passing totals, maybe, but Freeman is one of a dozen QBs who must be judged with a different measuring stick in the new NFL, writes Chris Sprow.
Despite the comments of Joe Namath, selecting Geno Smith was far from a mistake. When you take into account the costs and the Jets' overall draft strategy, Chris Sprow believes it was a smart move overall.
Chris Sprow writes that the Kansas City Chiefs, coming off a 2-14 season, are primed for a major rebound in 2013. Now armed with a competent QB in Alex Smith -- along with a handful of Pro Bowlers -- KC should drastically improve this season.
Chris Sprow writes that the St. Louis Rams, despite playing third fiddle in the NFC West, could win the division in 2013. The team is poised for continued improvement given its abundance of young, cheap talent and stockpile of high draft picks.