Don't overlook the strong offseasons put together in the AFC North by the Ravens, Steelers and Bengals, writes John Clayton.
Few teams have the luxury of sitting their starters in this season finale -- too much is at stake.
No. 1 seeds are on the line this weekend, but that distinction isn't as valuable as it once was, John Clayton writes.
The Eagles tried to build their dream team with older free agents. It would be wise for teams to heed the lesson learned in Philly, writes John Clayton.
This weekend will help determine how interesting the AFC playoff race will be down the stretch, John Clayton writes.
Mario Williams goes back to Houston, where the Texans' defense is everything the Bills wanted theirs to become, John Clayton writes.
Is it time to panic yet? The Eagles, Cowboys and Chargers might be on the brink, John Clayton writes.
The Colts proved they are "Chuckstrong" in rallying past the Packers in support of their ailing coach, writes John Clayton.
Roger Goodell's influence will be felt when the struggling Saints and Packers meet on Sunday, writes John Clayton.
Upsets. Overtime thrillers. Questionable officiating. Yes, it was one wacky Sunday, writes John Clayton.
Teams set an opening-week record, piling up 791 points, writes John Clayton. Can they keep up that pace?
With several teams going with young QBs, the 2012 NFL schedule could become even easier for two perennial stalwarts, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
Defenses are taking steps to close the gap, but passing games will continue to shine, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
The Seahawks' selection of Bruce Irvin at No. 15 will be the most scrutinized pick of the 2012 draft, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
The 2012 schedule could add to the New Orleans Saints' woes, John Clayton writes.
The fight for the NFC East between the Cowboys and Giants could go one round or the distance. Sunday will determine that, writes John Clayton.