Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith stood out on a big night for championship defense, Greg Garber writes.
ESPN.com's #NFLrank project lines up the league's 100 best players on each side of the ball.
If your favorite team is on this list, just accept that it's not going to be your year for a Super Bowl run.
It's been 10 years, but the memory of the "Tuck Rule" game is fresh in some of the participants' minds, writes Greg Garber.
The "Tuck Rule" changed history for the Patriots and Raiders.
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.
Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell made significant progress in his sophomore season, but the consensus is that he has regressed in 2009. There are a number of possible factors, writes Greg Garber.
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."
The Raiders, on pace for another losing season, have five straight seasons of 11 or more losses. Blame owner Al Davis, Greg Garber writes.
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.
Alonzo Spellman's life and NFL career were turned upside down due to bipolar disorder, writes Greg Garber.
"Character" is a buzzword throughout the NFL draft process and definitely factors into where a player is selected, writes Greg Garber.
From his Hall of Fame days as a player to 23 years leading the NFLPA, Gene Upshaw has put together a pretty impressive resume.
There are a bunch of clichés and truisms tied to the NFL. Greg Garber reveals which ones are deadly sins ... and which are myths.