In ESPN The Magazine, Steve Wulf writes that when Russell Wilson starts Super Bowl XLVIII, fans won't bat an eye. But when James Harris started a playoff game in 1974, America wasn't so color-blind.
The biggest stories from Week 7 include a coaching failure for San Diego, questionable behavior from the Lions and plenty of quarterback news.
Eric Karabell analyzes this week's tough rankings decisions, including where to rank key Raiders offensive players, Arian Foster and Ben Tate (versus the Steelers D) and Antonio Gates.
What do the best offenses in the NFL have in common? They all prominently feature the tight end.
Jim Haslett's future in New Orleans is up in the air, and he may decide to take a break from coaching in 2006.
Tom Brady and Daunte Culpepper are human. Drew Brees and Kurt Warner aren't. What's up with NFL QBs?