Hypothetical trade No. 2: The Lions could get something for Ndamukong Suh, who appears destined to leave Detroit and might be the missing championship piece for the Bengals' defense.
ESPN.com's second annual #NFLrank survey rates the 100 best players on each side of the ball.
With his unrivaled ability to escape from danger, Seattle's Russell Wilson is the Houdini of NFL quarterbacks, Greg Garber writes.
If your favorite team is on this list, just accept that it's not going to be your year for a Super Bowl run.
ESPN.com reveals the perfect recipe for your favorite team to reach the Super Bowl.
The real prospect of a season-long local TV blackout is among many signs that the NFL-Jacksonville marriage might be failing, Greg Garber writes.
Receiver Steve Smith -- New York's, not Carolina's -- might prefer anonymity, but his play is separating him from the pack of Giants receivers, Greg Garber writes.
Florida Atlantic linebacker Frantz Joseph gave up a full ride at Boston College to move closer to home to help his ailing mother. Greg Garber profiles Joseph's unusual sacrifice on "Outside The Lines."
Add Julius Peppers' unexpected and precipitous decline to the list of the world's greatest unexplained megalithic mysteries, writes Greg Garber.
Off-field incidents involving players have brought the NFL under intense scrutiny, Greg Garber writes. Could tougher penalties for bad behavior be next?
The Rooney Rule has helped turn around the NFL's once-dismal record of hiring minority head coaches, Greg Garber writes.
From dealing with pressure to recovering from misses, Greg Garber talked kicking with seven of the NFL's best kickers.
"Character" is a buzzword throughout the NFL draft process and definitely factors into where a player is selected, writes Greg Garber.
DE Reggie White, in his first year of eligibility, should be a lock for election Saturday to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The Steelers and Panthers still have championship aspirations in part because of their tremendous success on the road this season.
The Bears are in the playoffs on the strength of a defense led by Brian Urlacher, who is living up to the legacy of other great Bears MLBs.