Keidel: Congratulations, Jets, You're Now A National DisgraceAfter the abomination that was at MetLife, an event that masqueraded as an NFL game, Jets coach Todd Bowles broke records for regurgitating the term, "a-- kicked."
Keidel: Are These Chiefs For Real?The Chiefs seem to be perennial contenders, but never quite good enough to make the Super Bowl. This season might be different.
Keidel: Giants Got A Dose Of Reality In 'Sixburgh' On SundayIf you've spent the last six years around here, you may know this slice of CBS is not sympathetic to the Hudson or Hackensack Rivers, where the Giants play football. But rather to the Ohio, Allegheny, and Monongahela.
Keidel: Why The Cowboys' Win Streak ContinuesThe Dallas Cowboys are the NFL's best team, thanks to a mature Prescott, a bulldozing Elliott and a stout offensive line.
Keidel: When Time Comes, Will Giants Pay Big Bucks To Keep Beckham?Do you crack open the vault and pay Beckham the megabucks he will surely demand? Or do you show financial prudence, and look at the conga line of iconic wideouts who have never been the centerpiece on a Super Bowl football club?
Keidel: Falcons Soaring Toward PlayoffsThe Atlanta Falcons, who lead the NFC South with one of the NFL's hottest offenses, just seem to get better each week.
Keidel: With Each Passing Week, Giants Become More LegitimateWhenever someone plays -- and, naturally, beats -- the Cleveland Browns, we're tested with that timeless NFL oxymoron. Ugly win.
Keidel: Chiefs Still Looking For Respect In AFC WestThe Chiefs are good at everything rather than great at any one thing, and that's how they remain competitive in the brutal AFC West.
Keidel: Todd Bowles Deserves A Third Season As Jets CoachBetween cap space, dead weight and injuries, it's almost impossible to gauge a head coach's acumen in a single season, or even two.
Keidel: Jets' Decision To Start Fitz Reeks Of The Same Old DysfunctionIt seems everyone knows the Jets are a wreck. Except the Jets.
Keidel: It Hasn't Always Been Pretty, But Giants Keep Finding A WayHad someone told you in the preseason that after nine games the New York Giants would be outscored by their opponents and have the worst turnover differential of any team in the sport, you would have winced with anxiety.
Keidel: Are Redskins Really A Playoff Contender?The NFC East is stuffed with playoff contenders, and thanks to Kirk Cousins and Jay Gruden, the Redskins are positioned for a run.