31 Jan 2005
Some New York Times readers offer their solutions to making NFL overtime equitable for both teams -- not just the one winning the coin toss. My favorites for pure entertainment purposes are the MLS-style shootout, and the 50-yard scrum. Still, I like Michael David Smith's suggestion the best. (free registration/bugmenot required)
Is Detroit's defense good enough to make it a legitimate NFC contender? It sure looked that way when the Lions came down to New Orleans and held Drew Brees to 13 points.