Pro Football Talk


Normally power rankings are interesting exercises and conversation-starters. Sometimes they’re worth a deeper look, though, for any number of reasons.


Still being under a contract paying him $5 million in its final year certainly afforded Lovie Smith the chance to reassess life, professional and otherwise.


NBC cousin Mike Florio out at “ProFootballTalk Live!”checked in this morning to chat Bears QBs, with Mike not just wanting to see whether Jay Cutler or Josh McCown will start on Sunday at Clevelan


Visiting on Tuesday morning with NBC cousin Mike Florio on his “ProFootballTalk Live!,” Mike posed an interesting possibility about the longer-term future of Jay Cutler and the Bears.

The good news for the 49ers is that linebacker Ahmad Brooks returned to practice on a limited basis Wednesday with a shoulder injury.  The bad news for the 49ers is that linebacker Aldon Smith also p