Keidel: Oakland Raiders Are BackThe Oakland Raiders, who just beat the Saints, see to be on an upswing. And they have the right leader in head coach Jack Del Rio.
Rookie Spotlight: Silver & Black Defense Rises With Addition Of Strong Safety Karl JosephOakland Raiders rookie safety Karl Joseph is compact and powerful, and the team will look to their first-round draft pick to help soften the blow of losing future Hall of Famer Charles Woodson to retirement.
Durkin: Potential Bears Defensive Coordinator CandidatesKeep an eye on Mike Trgovac and Dennis Allen.
If Denver Broncos Lose A Coordinator, Jack Del Rio Would Be Bigger BlowIt says something about a team when multiple coordinators are being coveted by opposing franchises for multiple years in a row. The Denver Broncos have lost a few along the way, and both Adam Gase and Jack Del Rio are currently hot commodities.
If Defense Wins Championships, Denver Broncos Set Up For Super Bowl RunThroughout the John Elway – Peyton Manning Era, a focus on offense was apparent. But things have changed this season, and possibly for the better, as the Broncos are more well-suited to face the playoffs this time around.
Del Rio Named Broncos Interim Head CoachOne of John Fox's favorite sayings is "Next man up."
Ten Foot Mailbag: Bears Will Lose Sunday, AL MVP, And TacosTrap game, son! While I certainly hope otherwise, I’m planning on the Chicago Bears losing to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.
Florio: Don't Expect Martz To Coach JaguarsOne NFL expert said there is no way the Jaguars would want Martz.
Jaguars Fire Del Rio After 3-8 StartThe Jacksonville Jaguars fired coach Jack Del Rio on Tuesday after a 3-8 start, parting ways with the franchise's second coach during his ninth season.
NFL stands by Calvin Johnson incomplete pass ruling