The Forgotten Showdown - Bill Barnwell
In terms of marquee matchups between two teams with gaudy win-loss records, this weekend's Chiefs-Broncos tilt is one of the biggest games in NFL regular-season history. In terms of meaningful1 games, Chase Stuart pegs Denver–Kansas City as the seventh-loftiest regular-season matchup since the merger in 1970.
How the Texans Fell From Grace - Bill Barnwell
That's no longer the case. Moves made by the organization over the past several seasons left the Texans with a series of toxic contracts, deals they've either had or will have to dump while assuming dead money in the process. Elsewhere, players have failed to develop or struggled to replace the talent that a cap-strapped Texans team had to let go elsewhere. Detailing those decisions gives a sense of where things went wrong for Houston and how they've fallen so far off the competitive map in 2013.
Shareece Wright and Ronnie Brown Interviews - Marty Time TV
Chargers CB Shareece Wright and RB Ronnie Brown discuss the must-win urgency versus the Miami Dolphins
Are You Ready? Chargers at Dolphins - Chargers.com (VIDEO)
Chargers.com gets you ready for Sunday's conference tilt at Sun Life Stadium between the Chargers and Dolphins.
What to do with Derek Cox - Andrew Burer (VIDEO & paywall)
Kevin Acee, Michael Gehlken, & Lee "Hacksaw" Hamilton talk Derek Cox, Melvin Ingram, and the offensive line in this week's Chargers Roundtable.