Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/6/12
In the latest episode of “Football Nation Today,” Alex gives his take on the biggest stories around the NFL:1st Down: With the league at its halfway point, Alex addresses a series of questions that have been debated on the show over the past couple of weeks:*Do the undefeated Falcons get enough respect?*Do the Cowboys or Eagles have a legitimate chance at resurrecting their seasons?*Are the Broncos, riding the coattails of Peyton Manning, the second best team in the AFC?*Which team is the worst team in the NFL?  Do the Chiefs have competition?*If you had to win a game TONIGHT, would you feel comfortable starting Andrew Luck?2nd Down: Rumors were swirling around the NFL this weekend about the league’s decision to void the contract of Saints coach Sean Payton, which would cause him to be a free agent at season’s end.  Roger Goodell did not explicitly deny or confirm the story this week.Alex explains why the NFL shouldn’t stop at kicking Payton out of New Orleans.  Given Payton’s track...
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