Sean Payton played quarterback through high school, college and even as a replacement player during the 1987 NFL strike.
To the fan, C.O. Bocato is a nameless, faceless scout. But in the NFL, Bocato is a legend who shapes franchises and players' careers and he let ESPN.com's Matt Mosley tag along as he worked the Texas pro day.
In the only all-haiku NFL season preview, Gregg Easterbrook predicts the final record for every team.
There are other issues to discuss, but the search for a new commissioner will dominate this week's annual NFL meetings.