An NFL insider says that the 49ers gave second-year player Kyle Williams' too many responsibilities in the NFC championship game.
An NFL insider says that the Eagles made a mistake signing QB Michael Vick to a long-term deal and should be looking at other options, like Matt Flynn.
An NFL insider says the Colts will have an enviable QB situation and enough talent around to bounce back strong in 2012.
An NFL insider says that Jets offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer is not good at making in-game adjustments.
An NFL insider says that Panthers offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski has impressed many around the league with the job he has done with Cam Newton and the Carolina offense.
An NFL insider says that Texans ILB Brian Cushing must be hurt, since his play has dropped off noticeably in recent weeks.
An NFL insider says that Broncos QB Tim Tebow must be able to throw effectively from the pocket if he wants to continue his recent success going forward.
An NFL insider says that some of Carson Palmer's actions and words are alarming and raise questions about how mentally tough the Raiders' quarterback is.
An NFL insider says that the Vikings' decision to cut Donovan McNabb and the Broncos' decision to cut Kyle Orton were the correct moves to make for both teams.
An NFL insider says that Lions DT Ndamukong Suh is overhyped and hasn't played as well as fans perceive.
An NFL insider says that Matt Leinart should be able to hold down the fort as starting quarterback and keep the Texans among the league's better teams.
An NFL insider says that Chargers QB Philip Rivers' career arc might be following that of Bernie Kosar, who was done as an effective starting quarterback by the age of 30.
An NFL insider says that the Raiders need to a hire a GM to prevent head coach Hue Jackson from further mortgaging the future of the team.
An NFL insider says that while ILBs Patrick Willis and NaVorro Bowman are playing great for the 49ers, rookie OLB Aldon Smith has been exceptional.
An NFL insider says the Saints' offense has struggled because the team failed to find an adequate replacement for C Jonathan Goodwin, who left via free agency.