Gary Horton examines four teams that figure to get a nice boost from key players getting healthy and returning to the lineup, led by the Green Bay Packers.
Promising QBs can provide hope, but these teams don't have enough support yet to be serious Super Bowl contenders.
Matt Williamson handicaps the AFC North after two weeks, noting that the Cincinnati Bengals may not be a playoff contender.
Which teams do ESPN.com's NFL experts believe will reach Super Bowl XLVII?
Football Outsiders projects division winners for all eight NFL divisions for the 2012 season. The New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles are among the projected winners, with a big surprise in the NFC West.
Former Indianapolis Colts GM Bill Polian looks at the 10 most vital players to their teams' success during the 2012 NFL season.
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs is funny and outspoken and is having a season so dominant some in the league consider him a contender for NFL Defensive Player of the Year.
A dominant defensive line is one of the most important factors in being a playoff contender, which is good news for the Patriots and Vikings, writes Keith Kidd.
The Ravens' win over the Steelers guaranteed that any talk about Super Bowl contenders must include Baltimore.
2006 Ravens preview
Their latest loss moves the Packers from the list of contenders to the list of teams we can't quite figure out.