Mike Holmgren's farewell season in Seattle isn't going as planned • Dr. Z's pick: the Giants over the Steelers
Quarterback Matt Ryan belongs in your starting lineup • Don't be taken in by wideout Calvin Johnson's big numbers
As Clemson searches for a coach, a sloppy loss shows the rebuilding won't be easy • Pitt is the Big East's new beast
Bernard Hopkins stuns previously unbeaten Kelly Pavlik • Pound-for-pound, Manny Pacquiao is tops
Tony Stewart's focus is on his 2009 team • Jimmie Johnson: on track to match Cale Yarborough's three-peat
Brian Urlacher (54) provided defensive tackle Israel Idonije with a push as they set up to block a Vikings field goal attempt in the fourth quarter at Soldier Field on Sunday. Minnesota made the kick, but Chicago won the game 48--41.
Photograph by John Biever