Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/17/14
We might be in the doldrums of the sporting calendar, but there is still plenty of NFL news to discuss inside the latest edition of “Football Nation Today:”1st Down: Alex speaks with Todd DeVries, the head of writing development at “Football Nation” and of www.collegefootballgeek.com.  Alex and Todd discuss how different the Super Bowl champion Ravens will look next season, and if Joe Flacco is ready to be the leader of the team.Alex and Todd also talk about the winning formula in the NFL, and if many have overlooked the importance that physicality and defense still plays in the postseason.Also, if Robert Griffin III recovers from his second major knee injury in time for week 1, would it be irresponsible to openly speculate about whether or not he used PEDs?2nd Down: The NFL is considering making the playing field wider, just as they do in Canada.  This move would improve player safety, and reduce head-on collisions, but how dramatically would it affect the style of play in the leag...
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