Bill Belichick's proposal to extend the goalposts was approved on a whirlwind final day of the NFL owners meetings, but his other ideas were put on hold, writes John Clayton.
Three playoff hopefuls got critical victories on a wild, show-filled Sunday, writes John Clayton.
Clayton's mailbag: The Ed Reed signing and the Cowboys' defensive change have turned out to be among the biggest mistakes of the offseason.
John Clayton's First and 10: Aaron Rodgers and Matt Ryan are among the star QBs coping with injury-depleted receiving corps.
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Mailbag: The franchise-tag system doesn't appear to be working as intended for teams or players, writes John Clayton.
Sped-up offenses have defenses scrambling for ways to pressure the quarterback, writes John Clayton.
The teams that spent the most in 2012 got little bang for their buck. Plus, answers to reader questions.
Football records might not resonate like those in baseball, but there are five NFL records that stand above the rest, John Clayton writes.
Few teams have the luxury of sitting their starters in this season finale -- too much is at stake.
Peyton Manning headlines John Clayton's 2012 All-Pro team, which includes clear choices at the skill positions and tough calls elsewhere.
John Clayton's First and 10: Anticipation is high for the start of the season thanks to offensive innovations, quarterback questions and coaching changes.
The usual suspects are returning to the NFL playoffs this season, ending a long streak of postseason turnover.
The 2012 season has been marked by close games, but that wasn't the case Sunday, writes John Clayton.
Expand the playoffs? It's a question of when, not if, John Clayton writes.