Mailbag: The franchise-tag system doesn't appear to be working as intended for teams or players, writes John Clayton.
Plenty of teams made big splashes early in free agency, but keep an eye on those who waited for smart bargains, writes John Clayton.
Free agency has been fast and furious, but teams have been strategic with big contracts, writes John Clayton.
Peyton Manning headlines John Clayton's 2012 All-Pro team, which includes clear choices at the skill positions and tough calls elsewhere.
There's still plenty of intrigue regarding the NFC playoff race, writes John Clayton.
The 2012 season has been marked by close games, but that wasn't the case Sunday, writes John Clayton.
No. 1 seeds are on the line this weekend, but that distinction isn't as valuable as it once was, John Clayton writes.
Recent wild finishes reinforce the necessity of having a quarterback who can thrive in the fourth quarter, John Clayton writes.
John Clayton delivers a musical masterpiece with his NFL midseason report.
Both the Texans and 49ers are legit contenders, but neither team is built to make up large deficits, writes John Clayton.
It's a crucial weekend for three slumping NFC teams, writes John Clayton.
The Vikings and Cardinals have surprised early, but don't be surprised if they're eventually figured out, writes John Clayton
The early decisions on pass-rushers will help determine the ultimate winners and losers of the 2012 draft, writes John Clayton.
Trent Richardson is the best running back in the draft, but his long-term value appears to be limited, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.