Desperation has set in for many teams, and Sunday may decide some coaches' fates, writes John Clayton.
Aaron Rodgers won the Super Bowl last season. Did he move ahead of Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in John Clayton's QB rankings?
The Washington Redskins and the Minnesota Vikings continue to work on a tentative trade involving Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb, a source confirmed late Tuesday.
The Cardinals probably will make a hard charge for Kevin Kolb. History and conventional wisdom suggest the QB will at least become a moderate success in the desert, writes John Clayton.
The futile state of the NFC West has helped other divisions soar in recent years, writes John Clayton.
Passing is still paramount, but it's clear running ability has helped the four QBs who are still alive in the playoffs, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
In grading the NFC, the Bears, Eagles, Falcons and Bucs are the standouts, John Clayton writes.
Michael Vick has earned elite status among starting quarterbacks as Brett Favre, Donovan McNabb and Carson Palmer have faded, John Clayton writes.
Out of caution or necessity, expect to see starters resting and backups starting, writes John Clayton.
Week 11 offers Brady vs. Manning, but Vick might be the real show, writes John Clayton
Week 10 offers Steelers-Patriots and perhaps even some clarity on division races, writes John Clayton
John Clayton identifies his Super Bowl teams, the biggest second-half games and hands out awards in his midseason report.
Randy Moss returns to New England with revenge on the mind, and inside knowledge of the Patriots' struggling secondary, writes John Clayton.
The NFC has no clear favorite through six weeks, and don't expect one to emerge this weekend, writes John Clayton.
Minnesota's acquisition of Randy Moss adds more sizzle to an already-intriguing Monday night matchup with the Jets, writes John Clayton.
Minicamps have created optimism, but the Steelers, Texans and Vikings have reason to be concerned about the early part of the season, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.