NFL Links: Did Tomlin send negative signal to Batch?

Posted Nov. 20, 2012 @ 1:24 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Tuesday, Nov. 20th, 2012

A Pittsburgh columnist says Mike Tomlin made a mistake by letting Byron Leftwich play through a rib injury Sunday night because it demonstrated a severe lack of trust in Charlie Batch.

With the Lions’ explosive offense on the horizon, the Texans can’t afford to dwell on their surprisingly leaky defensive performance against the Jaguars, according to a Houston writer.

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says his interaction with Mike Holmgren before Sunday’s game against the Browns was merely a visit between friends.

A Bay Area columnist makes the case on both sides of the argument for who should be the 49ers’ starting quarterback.

Fans in Denver may want the next best runner to fill in for Willis McGahee, but choosing the next best pass protector is the Broncos' No. 1 priority.

As an Atlanta writer points out, the Falcons’ run defense is in for a serious test in their matchup with the Buccaneers this Sunday.