On Bill O’Brien and Those Overachieving Texans

No coaching staff got more out of less last year than that Texans. But with Arian Foster out and still no clear answer at quarterback, is a great scheme plus J.J. Watt enough to earn a Wild-Card spot?

Vintage Vince Wilfork in Houston

Think Vince Wilfork is finished? It didn’t look like it last weekend. Plus, an embarrassment of riches in Indianapolis, the greatness of Calvin Johnson, why you can’t roast rookies after one preseason game, and one more story to add to Frank Gifford’s legend

The Week 17 Mailbag

Don't be surprised if Ndamukong Suh's one-game suspension is overturned by the NFL appeals officer. Plus, answering reader questions about the MVP race, quarterbacks forcing draft-day trades and Jim Harbaugh's behavior in 2014

The Final Over/Under

A college stats professor charts NFL wins, comparing all 32 teams to Vegas and statheads predictions going into the 2014 season

The 2014 NFL Stat Champions Will Be...

DeMarco Murray is a given as the NFL’s rushing king, but who will be atop passing yards ... receiving touchdowns ... sacks? Handicapping those races, plus spotlighting the Week 17 player to watch and 10 things to look for on Sunday

The Week 15 Mailbag

Honoring an Alaska man who coached football and tragically lost his life at 35. Plus answering reader questions about Tony Romo's MVP chances, Chip Kelly's stubborn play-calling and the passing of an overlooked NFL legend

The Week 14 Mailbag

J.J. Watt is the NFL's best defensive player, but would the Texans be better if he played tight end? Plus questions on pre-snap movement, Le'Veon Bell's historic run and readers share their movie recommendations

Can J.J. Be MVP?

J.J. Watt is making his case—with actions, not words—as the best player in the NFL. Can a defensive player on an average team earn the honor? Plus, Cam Newton puts the Panthers back in the playoff race, the trade value of Jim Harbaugh and much more

The Week 9 Mailbag

The MMQB needs readers' help for Thanksgiving football project. Plus we answer questions about Rob Gronkowski's MVP candidacy, Jadeveon Clowney's social media habits and the Robert Griffin III locker room drama

Spoiler Alert!

Half a season. That's all The MMQB's resident psychic needs to know (well, guess) what's coming up in 2014's second half and the playoffs

The Week 8 Mailbag

The MMQB's 2014 Midseason Report is on its way this week. Plus, answering your questions about the J.J. Watt-Zach Mettenberger flap, the Tom Brady-Peyton Manning debate and whether Mike Smith's to blame for the Falcons' woes

Who Would You Rather Face?

A game-planning paradox: Peyton Manning’s an all-time great, sure, but the dangerous and unpredictable Colin Kaepernick is harder to prepare for