John Clayton's First and Goal: In the wake of off-field controversy, the NFL needs on-field excitement to generate more favorable headlines.
The Bengals cleared a significant hurdle, John Clayton writes. Plus, Dallas' struggles, the surprising AFC South and more.
John Clayton's First and Goal: Completion percentages could fall or spike due to spate of injuries at OL, CB
John Clayton's mailbag: NFL teams are looking to increase their offensive pace and run more plays
With few quarterback battles expected to move the needle, it's time to see what position competitions are being played out under the radar, writes John Clayton.
Mailbag: Offseason workouts showed us where rookie quarterbacks stand and shed light on other NFL trends, writes John Clayton.
Mailbag: John Clayton's rookie minicamp lessons include his observations about Michael Sam, Sammy Watkins, Johnny Manziel and more.
The Bills' bold move is an audition for a future owner and the 3-4 defense remains important, John Clayton writes.
Expect a trade at No. 1 and quarterback drama to be the prevailing themes of the 2014 draft, John Clayton writes.
A Super Bowl rematch between the Seahawks and Broncos is among the highlights of the 2014 NFL schedule, writes John Clayton.
The fact that the Redskins could afford DeSean Jackson is a sign that the NFC East is trending upward, writes John Clayton.
Day 2 of the owners meetings was a day to remember influential Bills owner Ralph Wilson, who will be remembered for his loyalty and wit, writes John Clayton.
The aggressive Broncos emerged as early winners in free agency. The Raiders, among others, came up short, writes John Clayton.
The cap increase should be a boon to the NFC East teams that have been strapped, except for one, writes John Clayton.
Playoff experience is paying off at QB. Plus, the importance of Michael Crabtree, the Saints' best plan of attack and more.
Weather and rematches are among the compelling storylines for the wild-card playoffs, John Clayton writes.