While returning kickoffs for TDs has never been easy, it has never been as hard as it's been this season, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Seahawks, facing questions at wide receiver, are still interested in trading for Patriots holdout Deion Branch. Seattle was one of two teams that had a tentative deal in place for the former Super Bowl MVP.
LaDainian Tomlinson and Shaun Alexander are both worthy of MVP consideration. But don't overlook the season that Peyton Manning his having.
With Jake Plummer managing the game and not making mistakes, the Broncos are 6-2 and look like legitimate contenders.
Deion Branch and Keary Colbert are among a group of younger receivers ready to really break out in 2005.
No one could have predicted it in September, but Drew Brees is having an MVP-type season.
Tom Brady has two Super Bowl MVP awards in three years. And he says he's not satisfied.
Don't look now, but quarterback Jon Kitna is having an MVP-caliber season for the Bengals.