Denver finished in the Top 5, allowing the third fewest points in the league, but an inexperienced and scrambled quarterback position cost the Broncos. That offensive inefficiency doomed Denver to a 9-7 finish.
There is no closer race this season than the league MVP, with Matt Ryan and Derek Carr the frontrunners. And while votes will not be counted until next month, former coach Jim Fassel already has made his choice.
New England owner Robert Kraft doesn’t want to see the Oakland Raiders or San Diego Chargers move. But they may have no choice, and, if that were to happen, he tells the Talk of Fame Network why he could … and maybe would … support them.
The last time the Oakland Raiders were in the playoffs Rich Gannon quarterbacked them to Super Bowl XXXVII. But that drought could end soon, with Gannon saying it could end now. On the latest Talk of Fame Network, he explains why.
Ken Norton not only was a three-time Super Bowl champion; he was one of the most resilient linebackers of his era. So he knows toughness, and what the Raiders’ defensive coordinator knows about today’s game is that “if you’re not a tough guy you can hide in this league for years.”