The Big Picture                                              
by Mike Herman, exclusive to Footballguys.com (updated 8/17/05) SEE KEY BELOW
COACHES grd OFFENSIVE LINE   QUARTERBACKS RUNNING BACKS WIDE RECEIVERS TIGHT ENDS   DEFENSE SCHEDULE
  Coach (tenure), previous   player resume rnk depth adp sos depth adp sos depth adp sos KICKERS adp committee 14-16 sos weeks 1-6 weeks 7-12 weeks 13-17
                                                     
Arizona Cardinals     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Tampa Bay D, C, C 9 @NYG D TEN D @SF F
HC Dennis Green 2 C LT Leonard Davis starter 01 0 Kurt Warner 11.06 2 J.J. Arrington 3.12 3 Anquan Boldin 4.12 3 Eric Edwards   Cincinnati F, C, D 12 STL B @DAL C WAS D
OC Keith Rowan
  KC TE last 6 years
48.8 LG Reggie Wells starter 04 0 Josh McCown   6 Marcel Shipp 13.08 3 Larry Fitzgerald 6.04 14 Adam Bergen   Carolina D, C, C 19 @SEA A SEA A @HOU C
OL Everett Lindsay 1.5, promoted from assist to OL mid last yr D C Alex Stepanovich starter 04 0 John Navarre   7 Josh Scobey   17 Bryant Johnson   9 Bobby Blizzard   Pittsburgh F, C, F   SF F @DET C PHI B
DC Clancy Pendergast 2 26 RG Elton Brown 4th round, Virginia 0             Reggie Newhouse     Neil Rackers 16.05 Seattle F, D, B 7 CAR B @STL B @IND A
ST Kevin O'Dea 2 27 RT Oliver Ross starter for Pitts last 2 years 0             Lawrence Hamilton         Miami D, C, D   BYE - JAC C bye 6
                                                     
Atlanta Falcons     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, F, D 20 PHI B NYJ B @CAR B
HC Jim Mora Jr. 2 C LT Kevin Shaffer starter mid-03 0 Michael Vick 5.11 29 Warrick Dunn 5.01 13 Michael Jenkins 14.08 25 Alge Crumpler 6.05 Arizona D, F, C 26 @SEA A BYE - NO B
OC Greg Knapp 2 54.2 LG Michael Moore started 1 gm last year, then injured 0 Matt Schaub   28 T.J. Duckett 8.02 29 Dez White   14 Eric Beverly   Detroit C, F, C 2 @BUF D @MIA D @CHI F
OL Jeff Jagodzinski, TE last yr
 Alex Gibbs part time consult
C C Todd McClure starter 00 0 Ty Detmer   24 Justin Griffith   5 Peerless Price 15.07 27     Pittsburgh F, F, F   MIN B GB C @TB C
DC Ed Donatell 2 16 RG Kynan Forney starter 01 0             Brian Finneran 14.01   Todd Peterson   Chicago C, F, C 18 NE B TB C CAR B
ST Joe Decamillis 9 18 RT Todd Weiner starter 02 0             Roddy White         St. Louis B, F, F   @NO B @DET C bye 8
                                                     
Baltimore Ravens     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 9 IND A @CHI F HOU C
HC Brian Billick 7 C LT Jonathan Ogden starter 96 0 Kyle Boller 13.02 6 Jamal Lewis 1.10 20 Derrick Mason 7.03 12 Todd Heap 6.03 Seattle F, D, B 26 @TEN D @PIT C @DEN A
OC Jim Fassel, comsult last year,
 NYG HC for 7 years
46.5 LG Edwin Mulitalo starter 00 0 Anthony Wright   2 Chester Taylor 13.06 10 Mark Clayton 15.06 3 Terry Jones   Indianapolis C, C, B 23 BYE - CIN A GB C
OL Chris Foerster
  Miami OC last year
F C Mike Flynn starter 00 0 Derek Anderson   3 Musa Smith   12 Clarence Moore   3     St. Louis B, C, F   NYJ B @JAC C MIN B
DC Rex Ryan
  DL last 6 years
20 RG Keydrick Vincent  starter for Pitts last 2 years 0             Randy Hymes     Matt Stover 14.08 Pittsburgh F, C, F 18 @DET C PIT C @CLE F
ST Gary Zauner 4 31 RT Orlando Brown starter 03 0             Devard Darling     Rhys Lloyd   Carolina C, C, C   CLE F @CIN A bye 3
                                                     
Buffalo Bills     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 22 HOU C @OAK B @MIA D
HC Mike Mularkey 2 D LT Mike Gandy starter for Chic last 3 years 0 J.P. Losman 13.12 21 Willis McGahee 1.07 15 Eric Moulds 8.02 10 Mark Campbell 13.04 Minnesota B, C, C 2 @TB C @NE B NE B
OC Tom Clements 2 54.8 LG Bennie Anderson starter for Baltimore last 4 years 0 Kelly Holcombe   16 Shaud Williams   16 Lee Evans 8.06 20 Tim Euhus   Pittsburgh F, B, F 19 ATL C BYE - DEN A
OL Jim McNally 2 C C Trey Teague starter 02 0 Shane Matthews   31 ReShard Lee   26 Josh Reed   23 Ryan Nuefeld   Seattle F, D, A   @NO B KC A @CIN A
DC Jerry Gray 5 7 RG Chris Villarrial starter 04 0       Lionel Gates     Roscoe Parrish     Rian Lindell   Tampa Bay B, B, C 32 MIA D @SD B @NYJ B
ST Bobby April 2 24 RT Mike Williams starter 02 0             Sam Aiken     Joe Rheem   Washington C, C, D   NYJ B CAR B bye 9
                                                     
Carolina Panthers     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Arizona D, C, C 6 NO B BYE - Atl C
HC John Fox 4 B LT Travell Wharton started 11 games at G last year 0 Jake Delhomme 8.10 23 DeShaun Foster 5.01 15 Steve Smith 4.09 19 Kris Mangum   Washington C, C, D 12 NE B MIN B TB C
OC Dan Henning 4 60.7 LG Mike Wahle starter for Green Bay last 6 years 0 Chris Weinke   12 Stephen Davis 10.08 8 Keary Colbert 10.07 11 Mike Seidman   Chicago C, C, C 5 @MIA D @TB C @NO B
OL Mike Maser 3 B C Jeff Mitchell starter 98 0 Stefan Lefors   16 Eric Shelton 11.02 6 Rod Gardner 14.03 18     Cincinnati F, C, D   GB C NYJ B DAL C
DC Mike Trgovac 3 13 RG Tutan Reyes started 11 games last year 0       Nick Goings     Ricky Proehl     John Kasay 15.11 Detroit C, B, C 7 @ARI C @CHI F @ATL C
ST Danny Crossman
  assist ST last 2 years
13 RT Jordan Gross starter 03 0             Drew Carter         Baltimore C, C, C   @DET C @BUF D bye 7
                                                     
Chicago Bears     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Seattle F, D, C 19 @WAS D BAL C GB C
HC Lovie Smith 2 F LT John Tait starting RT last year 0 Rex Grossman 13.09 9 Cedric Benson 4.12 7 Muhsin Muhammad 7.12 12 Desmond Clark   Cincinnati F, C, D 4 DET C @DET C @PIT C
OC Ron Turner
  HC Univ. Illinois last 8 yrs
37.2 LG Ruben Brown started 9 games last year 0 Chad Hutchinson   23 Thomas Jones 7.12 9 Bernard Berrian   21 Dustin Lyman   Tampa Bay C, C, C 30 CIN A @NO B ATL C
OL Harry Hiestand
  OL Univ. Illinois last 8 yrs
F- C Olin Kreutz starter 99 0 Kyle Orton   3 Adrian Peterson   8 Justin Gage   5     Carolina C, C, C   BYE - SF F @GB C
DC Ron Rivera 2 32 RG Terrence Metcalf started 5 games last year 0 Jeff Blake           Bobby Wade     Doug Brien   Dallas C, D, C 4 @CLE F CAR B @MIN B
ST Dave Toub 2 32 RT Fred Miller starter for Tenn last 5 years 0             Mark Bradley     Nick Novak   St. Louis C, C, F   MIN B @TB C bye 4
                                                     
Cincinnati Bengals     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Detroit F, C, D 17 @CLE F PIT C @PIT C
HC Marvin Lewis 3 A LT Levi Jones starter 02 0 Carson Palmer 7.07 23 Rudi Johnson 2.04 31 Chad Johnson 2.12 25 Matt Schobel 14.08 Tampa Bay F, C, D 5 MIN B GB C CLE F
OC Bob Bratkowski 5 59.1 LG Eric Steinbach starter 03 0 Jon Kitna   12 Chris Perry 15.06 17 TJ Houshmandzadeh 9.05 12 Reggie Kelly   Baltimore F, C, D 11 @CHI F @BAL C @DET C
OL Paul Alexander 11 B- C Rich Braham starter 96 0     26 Kenny Watson   28 Peter Warrick   22 Tony Stewart   Jacksonville F, F, D   HOU C BYE - BUF D
DC Chuck Bresnahan
  assist last year
10 RG Bobbie Williams starter 04 0             Chris Henry     Shayne Graham 14.11 Philadelphia F, C, D 1 @JAC C IND A @KC A
ST Darrin Simmons 3 19 RT Willie Anderson starter 96 0             Kelly Washington         Seattle F, D, D   @TEN D BAL C bye 10
                                                     
Cleveland Browns     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 9 CIN A DET C JAC C
HC Romeo Crennel
  NE DC last 4 years
F LT L.J. Shelton starter for Ariz last 5 years 0 Trent Dilfer   15 Lee Suggs 6.11 22 Andre Davis   31 Aaron Shea   Seattle F, D, C 17 @GB C @HOU C @CIN A
OC Maurice Carthon
  Dallas OC last 2 years
49.6 LG Joe Andruzzi starter for NE last 5 years 0 Doug Johnson   1 Reuben Droughns 9.02 1 Antonio Bryant 14.06 7 Steve Heiden   Arizona D, C, C 11 @IND A TEN D @OAK B
OL Jeff Davidson
  NE assist OL last 7 years
D C Jeff Faine starter 03 0 Charlie Frye   26 William Green   26 Braylon Edwards 11.11 31 Kellen Winslow Jr.   St. Louis B, B, F   BYE - @PIT C PIT C
DC Todd Grantham
Houston DL last 3 years
27 RG Cosey Coleman starter for TB last 4 years 0             Dennis Northcutt     Phil Dawson   Green Bay C, C, F 14 CHI F MIA D BAL C
ST Jerry Rosburg 5 28 RT Ryan Tucker starter 02 0             Frisman Jackson     Tyler Jones   Tampa Bay B, B, C   @BAL C @MIN B bye 4
                                                     
Dallas Cowboys     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, D, D 29 @SD B @SEA A @NYG D
HC Bill Parcells 3 C LT Flozell Adams starter 98 0 Drew Bledsoe 12.10 9 Julius Jones 2.02 7 Keyshawn Johnson 11.12 12 Jason Witten 5.03 Chicago C, D, C 21 WAS D ARI C KC A
OC Sean Payton, passing game
Tony Sparano, rushing game
55.4 LG Larry Allen starter 94 0 Tony Romo   9 Anthony Thomas 15.02 10 Terry Glenn 15.08 7 Dan Campbell   Detroit C, D, B 15 @SF F BYE - @WAS D
OL Tony Sparano
  TE last 2 years
C C Andre Gurode starting G last 3 years 0 Drew Henson   13 Marion Barber   12 Quincy Morgan   25     Seattle F, D, B   @OAK B @PHI B @CAR B
DC Mike Zimmer 6 25 RG Marco Rivera starter for GB last 7 years 0       Tyson Thompson     Patrick Crayton     Billy Cundiff 14.01 Tennessee C, D, D 18 PHI B DET C STL B
ST Bruce DeHaven 3 17 RT Jacob Rogers backup last year 0             Terrance Copper     Jose Cortez   Arizona D, D, B   NYG D DEN A bye 9
                                                     
Denver Broncos     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Tampa Bay C, D, C 31 @MIA D @NYG D @KC A
HC Mike Shanahan 11 A LT Matt Lepsis starter 04 0 Jake Plummer 7.07 27 Tatum Bell 3.01 27 Rod Smith 8.11 25 Stephen Alexander   Cincinnati F, D, D 15 SD B PHI B BAL C
OC Gary Kubiak 11 69.3 LG Ben Hamilton starter 02 0 Matt Mauck   27 Mike Anderson 13.11 23 Ashley Lelie 7.01 31 Jeb Putzier 11.06 Green Bay C, D, F 30 KC A BYE - @BUF D
OL Rick Dennison 5 A- C Tom Nalen starter 95 0 Bradlee Van Pelt   16 Maurice Clarett 13.09 23 Jerry Rice   13 Patrick Hape   Pittsburgh F, D, F   @JAC C @OAK B OAK B
DC Larry Coyer 3 9 RG Cooper Carlisle backup last 5 years 0 Danny Kanell     Quentin Griffin 14.09   Darius Watts     Jason Elam 12.10 Minnesota C, D, C 22 WAS D NYJ B @SD B
ST Ronnie Bradford 3 5 RT George Foster starter 04 0       Ron Dayne     Triandos Luke         New Orleans C, D, C   NE B @DAL C bye 9
                                                     
Detroit Lions     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 6 GB C @CLE F MIN B
HC Steve Mariucci 3 C LT Jeff Backus starter 01 0 Joey Harrington 10.10 19 Kevin Jones 1.12 13 Roy Williams 4.09 23 Marcus Pollard 13.09 Seattle F, D, B 10 @CHI F CHI F @GB C
OC Ted Tollner
  SF OC last year
50.0 LG Rick DeMulling starter for Indy last 3 years 0 Jeff Garcia 14.02 25 Shawn Bryson   19 Charles Rogers 9.09 28 Casey Fitzsimmons   Jacksonville C, F, C 23 BYE - @MIN B CIN A
OL Patrick Morris 2 D C Dominic Raiola starter 02 0     6 Artose Pinner   8 Mike Williams   18     Minnesota C, C, C   @TB C ARI C @NO B
DC Dick Jauron 2 24 RG Damien Woody starter 04 0             Kevin Johnson     Jason Hanson 16.01 Pittsburgh F, B, F 4 BAL C @DAL C @PIT C
ST Chuck Priefer 9 26 RT Kelly Butler backup last year, did not play 0             Eddie Drummond         St. Louis C, B, F   CAR B ATL C bye 3
                                                     
Green Bay Packers     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, F 9 @DET C @MIN B @CHI F
HC Mike Sherman 6 C LT Chad Clifton starter 00 0 Brett Favre 6.06 23 Ahman Green 2.04 22 Javon Walker 3.06 25 Bubba Franks 13.11 San Francisco C, C, F 8 CLE F @CIN A DET C
OC Tom Rossley 6 72.9 LG Adrian Klemm backup for NE last 5 years 0 Craig Nall   20 Najeh Davenport 12.07 2 Donald Driver 5.12 21 David Martin   Oakland C, F, F 8 TB C PIT C @BAL C
OL Larry Beightol 7 A C Mike Flanagan starter 01 0 Aaron Rodgers   21 Tony Fisher   23 Robert Ferguson 14.09 13     Seattle F, D, F   @CAR B @ATL C CHI F
DC Jim Bates, Miami DC and interim HC last year 5 RG Will Whitticker 7th round, Michigan State 0             Antonio Chatman     Ryan Longwell 15.12 Tampa Bay C, C, F 7 NO B MIN B SEA A
ST John Bonamego 3 4 RT Mark Tauscher starter 00 0             Terrence Murphy         Detroit C, C, F   BYE - @PHI B bye 6
                                                     
Houston Texans     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Seattle F, D, C 3 @BUF D IND A @BAL C
HC Dom Capers 4 C LT Victor Riley starting RT for NO last 2 years 0 David Carr 10.01 9 Domanick Davis 1.09 9 Andre Johnson 3.08 19 Billy Miller   Minnesota D, C, C 5 PIT C CLE F @TEN D
OC Chris Palmer 4 53.2 LG Chester Pitts starter 04 0 Tony Banks   25 Jonathan Wells   26 Jabar Gaffney   25 Mark Bruener   Tampa Bay D, C, C 2 BYE - @JAC C ARI C
OL Steve Marshall T 4 &
Joe Pendry G/C 2
C- C Steve McKinney starter 02 0 Dave Ragone   20 Tony Hollings   12 Corey Bradford   18     Cincinnati F, C, D   @CIN A @IND A JAC C
DC Vic Fangio 4 21 RG Zach Weigert starter 03 0       Vernand Morency     Jerome Mathis     Kris Brown   Indianapolis D, C, C 22 TEN D KC A @SF F
ST Joe Marciano 4 15 RT Todd Wade starter 04 0             Derick Armstrong         Atlanta D, F, C   @SEA A STL B bye 3
                                                     
Indianapolis Colts     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Pittsburgh F, B, F 1 @BAL C @HOU C TEN D
HC Tony Dungy 4 A LT Tarik Glenn starter 97 0 Peyton Manning  1.05 9 Edgerrin James 1.04 26 Marvin Harrison 2.09 12 Dallas Clark 7.05 Tampa Bay C, B, C 1 JAC C BYE - @JAC C
OC Tom Moore 8 83.7 LG Jake Scott started 9 games last year 0 Jim Sorgi   19 Dominic Rhodes 13.06 13 Reggie Wayne 3.11 16 Ben Hartsock   Cincinnati F, C, D 21 CLE F @NE B SD B
OL Howard Mudd 8 A+ C Jeff Saturday starter 00 0 Travis Brown   10 James Mungro   10 Brandon Stokley 8.03 8     Minnesota C, C, C   @TEN D HOU C @SEA A
DC Ron Meeks 4 1 RG Ryan Lilja started 6 games last year 0             Troy Walters     Mike Vanderjagt 10.11 Baltimore C, C, B 7 @SF F @CIN A ARI C
ST Russ Purnell 4 2 RT Ryan Diem starter mid 01 0             Aaron Moorehead     Dave Rayner   Jacksonville C, F, C   STL B PIT C bye 8
                                                     
Jacksonville Jaquars     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, F, D 9 SEA A BYE - @CLE F
HC Jack Del Rio 3 C LT Mike Pearson starter 02 0 Byron Leftwich 9.10 1 Fred Taylor 5.10 11 Jimmy Smith 6.05 1 Kyle Brady   Detroit C, F, C 30 @IND A @STL B IND A
OC Carl Smith
  USC QB last year
51.4 LG Vince Manuwai starter 03 0 David Garrard   8 LaBrandon Toefield 10.06 18 Reggie Williams 15.07 10 George Wrighster   Indianapolis C, F, C 1 @NYJ B HOU C SF F
OL Paul Boudreau 3 D+ C Brad Meester starter 00 0 Gray Quinn   1 Alvin Pearman 15.10 2 Troy Edwards   1     Seattle F, F, C   DEN A BAL C @HOU C
DC Mike Smith 3 29 RG Chris Naeole starter 02 0       Greg Jones     Matt Jones 14.11   Josh Scobee   St. Louis B, F, F 25 CIN A @TEN D TEN D
ST Pete Rodriguez 2 22 RT Maurice Williams starter 01 0             Cortez Hankton     Seth Marler   Arizona D, F, C   @PIT C @ARI C bye 7
                                                     
Kansas City     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, D, D 29 NYJ B @MIA D DEN A
HC Dick Vermeil 5 A LT William Roaf starter 02 0 Trent Green 4.12 19 Priest Holmes 1.03 22 Eddie Kennison 9.06 10 Tony Gonzalez  3.07 St. Louis C, D, F 32 @OAK B @SD B @DAL C
OC Al Suanders 5 77.2 LG Brian Waters starter mid 01 0 Todd Collins   17 Larry Johnson 6.02 19 Samie Parker 15.01 4 Kris Wilson   Indianapolis C, D, B 29 @DEN A OAK B @NYG D
OL Mike Solari 9 A C Casey Wiegmann starter 01 0 Damon Huard   16 Ronnie Cruz   21 Dante Hall   25 Jason Dunn   Green Bay C, D, F   PHI B @BUF D SD B
DC Gunther Cunningham 2 2 RG Will Shields starter 93 0       Tony Richardson FB     Freddie Mitchell     Lawrence Tynes 15.08 New Orleans C, D, C 25 BYE - @HOU C CIN A
ST Frank Gansz Jr. 5 1 RT Kevin Sampson backup last year 0             Craphonso Thorpe         Seattle F, D, B   WAS D NE B bye 5
                                                     
Miami Dolphins     OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 24 DEN A KC A BUF D
HC Nick Saban
  LSU HC last 5 years
D LT Vernon Carey backup last year 0 Gus Frerotte   23 Ronnie Brown 4.10 27 Chris Chambers 7.06 2 Randy McMichael 8.08 Arizona D, C, D 29 @NYJ B @NO B @SD B
OC Scott Linehan
  Minnesota OC last 3 years
48.5 LG Jeno James starter 04 0 A.J. Feeley   31 Lamar Gordon 15.12 31 Marty Booker   21 Lorenzo Diamond   Detroit C, B, D 28 CAR B ATL C NYJ B
OL Hudson Houck
  SD OL last 3 years
D C Seth McKinney starter 04 0 Sage Rosenfels   21 Sammy Morris   31 David Boston 15.04 6 Donald Lee   Seattle F, D, D   BYE - NE B TEN D
DC Richard Smith
Detroit LB last 2 years
28 RG John St. Clair starter at RT last year 0       Travis Minor     Derrius Thompson     Olindo Mare   Indianapolis C, B, D 22 @BUF D @CLE F @NE B
ST Keith Armstrong 5 29 RT Stockar McDougle  starter for Detroit last 3 years 0       Ricky Williams     Bryan Gilmore         Tampa Bay B, B, D   @TB C @OAK B bye 4
                                                     
Minnesota Vikings   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 2 TB C GB C @DET C
HC Mike Tice 4 B LT Bryant McKinnie starter mid 02 0 Daunte Culpepper 2.04 6 Michael Bennett 4.04 3 Nate Burleson 4.05 23 Jim Kleinsasser 12.11 Detroit C, C, C 3 @CIN A @CAR B STL B
OC  Scott Loney
  OL last 3 years
73.3 LG Adam Goldberg started 6 games last year 0 Brad Johnson   12 Moe Williams 14.10 6 Marcus Robinson 13.06 27 Jermaine Wiggins 11.03 Indianapolis C, C, C 7 NO B DET C PIT C
OL Scott Loney 4 A C Matt Birk starter 00 0     26 Mewelde Moore 9.09 32 Travis Taylor 14.12 30     Pittsburgh F, C, F   @ATL C @NYG D @BAL C
DC Ted Cottrell 2 6 RG David Dixon starter 97 0       Ciatrick Fason     Troy Williamson     Aaron Elling   Seattle F, D, C 4 BYE - @GB C CHI F
ST Rusty Tillman 3 3 RT Mike Rosenthal starter 03 0       Onterrio Smith     Kelly Campbell     Paul Edinger 16.05 St. Louis B, C, F   @CHI F CLE F bye 5
                                                     
New England Patriots   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 23 OAK B BYE - NYJ B
HC Bill Bellichick 6 B LT Matt Light starter 01 0 Tom Brady 6.12 31 Corey Dillon 2.02 22 Deion Branch 7.01 25 Daniel Graham 14.07 Seattle F, D, B 23 @CAR B BUF D @BUF D
OC none: OC by committee headed by Bellichick 68.1 LG Logan Mankins 1st round,  Fresno State 0 Doug Flutie   12 Kevin Faulk 14.12 15 David Givens 13.10 12 Christain Fauria   Minnesota D, C, C 11 @PIT C IND A TB C
OL Dante Scarnecchia 7 A- C Dan Koppen starter 03 0 Davey Rohan   32 Cedric Cobbs   29 Troy Brown   32 Ben Watson 14.09 Indianapolis D, C, B   SD B @MIA D @NYJ B
DC Eric Mangini
  DB last 4 years
4 RG Steve Neal Started 14 games last year 0       Chad Morton     David Terrell     Adam Vinatieri 10.11 St. Louis D, C, F 30 @ATL C NO B MIA D
ST Brad Seely 6 7 RT Brandon Gorin started 10 games last year 0             Bethel Johnson         Tennessee D, C, D   @DEN A @KC A bye 7
                                                     
New Orleans Saints   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Seattle F, D, C 9 @CAR B @STL B TB C
HC Jim Haslett 6 B LT Wayne Gandy starter 03 0 Aaron Brooks 8.03 27 Deuce McAllister 1.06 15 Joe Horn 3.06 25 Ernie Conwell   Arizona D, C, C 25 NYG D MIA D @ATL C
OC Mike Sheppard
  QB last 3 years
57.6 LG Kendyl Jacox starter 02 0 Todd Bouman   10 Aaron Stecker 14.03 12 Donte' Stallworth 10.08 19 Boo Williams 14.10 Minnesota C, C, C 6 @MIN B CHI F CAR B
OL John "Jack" Henry 6
  aka Running Game Coord
C+ C LeCharles Bentley starter 04 0     29 Antowain Smith 15.07 17 Az-Zahir Hakim   27 Shad Meier   Chicago C, C, C   BUF D BYE - DET C
DC Rick Venturi 4 14 RG Jermane Mayberry starter for Phila last 8 years 0             Talman Gardner     John Carney 16.04 Indianapolis C, B, C 7 @GB C @NE B @TB C
ST Al Everest 6 16 RT Jammal  Brown 1st round, Oklahoma 0             Devery Henderson         Pittsburgh F, B, F   ATL C @NYJ B bye 10
                                                     
New York Giants   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Seattle F, D, D 27 ARI C DEN A DAL C
HC Tom Coughlin 2 D LT Luke Petitgout starter mid 99 0 Eli Manning 12.06 17 Tiki Barber 2.02 20 Plaxico Burress 8.07 7 Jeremy Shockey 6.07 Cincinnati F, C, D 16 @NO B WAS D @PHI B
OC John Hufnagel 2 49.8 LG David Diehl starting RT 04, and RG 03 0 Jesse Palmer   6 Brandon Jacobs 14.11 7 Amani Toomer 13.12 16 Visanthe Shiancoe   Indianapolis C, B, D 26 @SD B @SF F KC A
OL Pat Flaherty 2 D C Shaun O'Hara starter 04 0 Tim Hasselbeck   16 Mike Cloud   12 Jamaar Taylor   9     Arizona D, C, D   STL B MIN B @WAS D
DC Tim Lewis 2 22 RG Chris Snee started 11 games last year 0             Willie Ponder     Jay Feely   Chicago C, C, D 29 BYE - PHI B @OAK B
ST Mike Sweatman 2 23 RT Kareem McKenzie starter for NYJ last 3 years 0             Tim Carter         Detroit C, A, D   @DAL C @SEA A bye 5
                                                     
New York Jets   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Pittsburgh F, D, F 17 @KC A @ATL C @NE B
HC Herman Edwards 5 B LT Jason Fabini starter 98 0 Chad Pennington 9.10 32 Curtis Martin 2.12 31 Laveranues Coles 5.09 31 Doug Jolley 13.08 Arizona D, D, B 7 MIA D BYE - OAK B
OC Mike Heimerdinger
  Tennessee OC last 5 years
58.1 LG Pete Kendall starter 04 0 Jay Fieldler   32 Derrick Blaylock 11.06 28 Justin McCareins 13.01 32 Chris Baker   Cincinnati F, D, D 9 JAC C SD B @MIA D
OL Doug Marrone 4 C+ C Kevin Mawae starter 98 0 Brooks Bollinger   30 Cedric Houston   29 Wayne Chrebet 12.09 6     St. Louis B, D, F   @BAL C @CAR B NE B
DC Donnie Henderson 2 17 RG Brandon Moore starter 04 0             Jerricjo Cotchery     Mike Nugent 15.10 Chicago C, D, C 25 TB C @DEN A BUF D
ST Mike Westhoff 5 12 RT Adrian Jones backup last year 0             Jonathan Carter         Washington C, D, D   @BUF D NO B bye 8
                                                     
Oakland Raiders   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, F, D 28 @NE B BUF D @SD B
HC Norv Turner 2 B LT Barry Sims starter 99 0 Kerry Collins 5.05 29 Lamont Jordan 2.10 30 Randy Moss  1.12 12 Courtney Anderson   Green Bay C, F, F 26 KC A @TEN D @NYJ B
OC Jimmy Raye 2 57.8 LG Langston Walker backup last 3 years 0 Marques Tuiasosopo 16.02 29 Justin Fargas   25 Jerry Porter 5.07 18 Teyo Johnson   Pittsburgh F, F, F 32 @PHI B @KC A CLE F
OL Jim Colletto
 Baltimore OL last 6 years
C+ C Jake Grove started 8 games at RG last year 0     15 DeJuan Green   19 Ronald Curry 14.09 16     Chicago C, F, C   DAL C DEN A @DEN A
DC Rob Ryan 2 18 RG Brad Badger starter 03, at LG 0       Zack Crockett FB     Doug Gabriel     Sebastian Janikowski 13.04 Indianapolis C, F, A 25 BYE - @WAS D NYG D
ST Joe Avezzano 2 20 RT Robert Gallery starter 04 0             Alvis Whitted         Philadelphia D, F, C   SD B MIA D bye 5
                                                     
Philadelphia Eagles   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 24 @ATL C SD B SEA A
HC Andy Reid 6 B LT Tra Thomas starter 98 0 Donovan McNabb 3.04 4 Brian Westbrook 2.10 5 Terrell Owens 2.05 3 L.J. Smith 9.10 Dallas D, D, C 12 SF F @DEN A NYG D
OC Brad Childress 4 66.5 LG Artis Hicks started 13 games last year 0 Koy Detmer   3 Correll Buckhalter 11.07 5 Greg Lewis   1 James Whalen   Minnesota D, C, C 11 OAK B @WAS D @STL B
OL Juan Castillo 9 B+ C Hank Fraley starter 01 0 Mike McMahon   14 Ryan Moats   12 Reggie Brown   23 Mike Bartrum   St. Louis D, B, F   @KC A DAL C @ARI C
DC Jim Johnson 6 8 RG Shawn Andrews started one game, then injured 0       Reno Mahe     Billy McCullen     David Akers 11.10 Tampa Bay D, B, C 14 @DAL C @NYG D WAS D
ST John Harbaugh 8 8 RT Jon Runyan starter 00 0             Todd Pinkston         Oakland D, F, C   BYE - GB C bye 6
                                                     
Pittsburgh Steelers   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Indianapolis F, B, F 9 TEN D @CIN A CIN A
HC Bill Cowher 14 C LT Marvel Smith starter mid 00 0 Ben Roethlisberger 12.03 9 Duce Staley 5.06 15 Hines Ward 3.12 12 Heath Miller   Cincinnati F, C, F 18 @HOU C BAL C CHI F
OC Ken Whisenhunt 2 58.4 LG Alan Faneca starter 98 0 Tommy Maddox   5 Jerome Bettis 9.02 26 Antwaan Randle El 13.12 2 Jerame Tuman   Arizona F, C, F 2 NE B @GB C @MIN B
OL Russ Grimm 5 C+ C Jeff Hartings starter 01 0 Charlie Batch   10 Verron Haynes   6 Cedrick Wilson   9     Detroit F, B, F   BYE - CLE F @CLE F
DC Dick LeBeau 2 11 RG Kendall Simmons starter 02 (missed 04 w/ injury) 0       Willie Parker     Lee Mays     Jeff Reed 16.04 Oakland F, F, F 12 @SD B @BAL C DET C
ST Kevin Spencer 4 14 RT Max Starks backup last year 0             Fred Gibson         Seattle F, D, F   JAC C @IND A bye 4
                                                     
San Diego Chargers   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Arizona D, C, B 32 DAL C @PHI B OAK B
HC Marty Schottenheimer 4 B LT Roman Oben starter 04 0 Drew Brees 8.12 21 LaDainian Tomlinson  1.01 29 Keenan McCardell 10.09 7 Antonio Gates 3.10 Baltimore D, C, B 24 @DEN A KC A MIA D
OC Cam Cameron 4 68.8 LG Toniu Fonoti starter 02 0 Philip Rivers   29 Michael Turner   32 Eric Parker   28 Justin Peelle   Chicago D, C, C 26 NYG D @NYJ B @IND A
OL Carl Mauck
 Detroit OL 2001-2003
A- C Nick Hardwick starter 04 0     5 Darren Sproles 16.01 3 Reche Caldwell 15.01 4     Pittsburgh F, B, F   @NE B BYE - @KC A
DC Wade Phillips 2 3 RG Mike Goff starter 04 0             Kassim Osgood     Nate Kaeding 15.04 Tampa Bay D, B, C 30 PIT C BUF D DEN A
ST Steve Crosby 4 11 RT Shane Olivea starter 04 0             Vincent Jackson         Washington D, C, D   @OAK B @WAS D bye 10
                                                     
San Francisco 49ers   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 6 STL B @WAS D ARI C
HC Mike Nolan
  Baltimore DC last 3 years
F LT Jonas Jennings starter for Buffalo last 4 years 0 Alex Smith   9 Kevan Barlow 6.01 15 Brandon Lloyd 12.07 19 Eric Johnson 9.06 Pittsburgh F, C, F 22 @PHI B TB C @SEA A
OC Mike McCarthy
  NO OC last 5 years
47.4 LG Justin Smiley starting RG last year 0 Tim Rattay   20 Frank Gore   14 Arnaz Battle   21 Aaron Walker   Seattle F, D, B 9 DAL C NYG D @JAC C
OL Billy Davis
  NYG LB last year
F+ C Jeremy Newberry starter 99 0 Ken Dorsey   7 Maurice Hicks   22 Johnnie Morton   13     Detroit C, C, B   @ARI C @CHI F @STL B
DC Geroge Warhop
  Dallas OL last 2 years
30 RG Eric Heitmann starting LG last 3 years 0       Terry Jackson     Rashaun Woods     Joe Nedney   St. Louis B, C, F 14 IND A SEA A HOU C
ST Larry Mac Duff 3 25 RT Kwame Harris part-time starter LT last year 2 years 0             Rasheed Marshall     Kirk Ylimeni   Miami B, C, D   BYE - @TEN D bye 6
                                                     
Seattle Seahawks   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Chicago F, D, C 3 @JAC C DAL C @PHI B
HC Mike Holmgren 7 A LT Walter Jones starter 97 0 Matt Hasselbeck 6.10 2 Shaun Alexander 1.02 1 Darrell Jackson 4.05 3 Jerramy Stevens 15.09 Cincinnati F, D, D 8 ATL C BYE - SF F
OC Gil Haskell 6 62.8 LG Steve Hutchinson starter 01 0 Seneca Wallace   24 Maurice Morris 14.10 22 Bobby Engram 16.01 25 Itula Mili   St. Louis F, D, F 23 ARI C @ARI C @TEN D
OL Bill Laveroni 2 B C Robbie Tobeck starter 01 0 David Greene   2 Kerry Carter   1 Joe Jurevicius 15.06 2     Tampa Bay F, D, C   @WAS D STL B IND A
DC Ray Rhodes 3 12 RG Chris Gray starter 98 0             Jerome Pathon     Josh Brown 15.01 Washington F, D, D 2 @STL B @SF F @GB C
ST Bob Casullo, NYJ TE last year, Oak ST 4 years prior 9 RT Floyd Womack part time starter at G last 2 years 0             Taco Wallace         Baltimore F, D, B   HOU C NYG D bye 8
                                                     
St. Louis Rams   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Seattle F, D, F 20 @SF F NO B WAS D
HC Mike Martz 6 B LT Orlando Pace starter 97 0 Marc Bulger 4.10 4 Steven Jackson 2.11 1 Torry Holt 2.09 3 Roland Williams   Detroit C, B, F 11 @ARI C JAC C @MIN B
OC Steve Fairchild 3 60.9 LG Claude Terrell 4th round, New Mexico 0 Jamie Martin   3 Marshall Faulk 8.09 4 Isaac Bruce 6.09 4 Brandon Manumaleuna   Baltimore B, C, F 15 TEN D BYE - PHI B
OL John Matsko 2 B C Andy McCollum starter 04 0 Jeff Smoker   25 Arlen Harris   23 Kevin Curtis 12.12 18 Jerome Collins   Chicago C, C, F   @NYG D @SEA A SF F
DC Larry Marmie 2 19 RG Adam Timmerman starter 99 0             Shaun McDonald     Jeff Wilkins 14.01 Cincinnati F, C, F 12 SEA A ARI C @DAL C
ST Bob Ligashesky
  Jack assist ST last year
6 RT Alex Barron Ist round, Florida State 0             Dane Looker         Minnesota B, C, F   @IND A @HOU C bye 9
                                                     
Tampa Bay Buccaneers OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Cincinnati F, C, D 9 @MIN B BYE - @NO B
HC Jon Gruden 4 C LT Derrick Deese starter 04 0 Brian Griese 10.05 17 Carnell Williams 4.02 5 Michael Clayton 4.09 7 Anthony Becht   Arizona D, C, C 30 BUF D @SF F @CAR B
OC Bill Muir 4 54.3 LG Matt Stinchcomb starter 04 0 Chris Simms   10 Michael Pittman 10.02 21 Joey Galloway 14.06 7 Alex Smith   Indianapolis C, B, C 15 @GB C CAR B @NE B
OL Bill Muir 4 C C John Wade starter 03 0 Luke McCown   7 Charlie Garner   4 Ike Hilliard   9 Dave Moore   Seattle F, D, C   DET C WAS D ATL C
DC Monte Kiffin 10 23 RG Sean Mahan started 8 games last year 0       Mike Alstott FB     Edell Shepherd     Todd France   Chicago C, C, C 3 @NYJ B @ATL C NO B
ST Richard Bisaccia 4 21 RT Kenyatta Walker starter 01 0             Larry Brackins     Matt Bryant   Green Bay C, C, F   MIA D CHI F bye 7
                                                     
Tennessee Titans   OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Arizona D, C, D 3 @PIT C @ARI C @IND A
HC Jeff Fisher 12 D LT Brad Hopkins starter 97 0 Steve McNair 10.10 6 Chris Brown 5.02 11 Drew Bennett 5.07 19 Erron Kinney   Dallas C, D, D 18 BAL C OAK B HOU C
OC Norm Chow
  USC OC last 4 years
61.7 LG Zach Piller starter mid 01 0 Billy Volek 14.07 17 Travis Henry 6.04 30 Tyrone Calico 12.05 30 Ben Troupe 14.04 Baltimore C, C, D 15 @STL B @CLE F SEA A
OL Mike Munchak 9 B C Justin Hartwig starter 03 0     10 Damien Nash   10 Brandon Jones   16 Bo Scaife   Indianapolis C, B, D   IND A BYE - @MIA D
DC Jim Schwartz 5 15 RG Benji Olson starter 99 0       Jarrett Payton     Courtney Roby     Rob Bironas   Seattle F, D, D 18 @HOU C JAC C @JAC C
ST Alan Lowry 7 10 RT Michael Roos 2nd rnd, Eastern Washington 0             Roydell Williams     Ola Kimrin 14.07 Tampa Bay C, B, D   CIN A SF F bye 10
                                                     
Washington Redskins OL resume   QBs adp sos RBs adp sos WRs adp sos TEs / Ks adp Seattle F, D, D 24 CHI F SF F @STL B
HC Joe Gibbs 2 D LT Chris Samuels starter 00 0 Patrick Ramsey 13.07 15 Clinton Portis 1.10 9 Santana Moss 9.10 12 Chris Cooley 14.07 Carolina C, C, D 18 @DAL C @NYG D @ARI C
OC Don Breaux 2
Ernie Zampese 2
46.0 LG Derrick Dockery starter 03 0 Mark Brunell   22 Ladell Betts   23 David Patten   6 Robery Royal   Cincinnati F, C, D 21 BYE - PHI B DAL C
OL Joe Bugel 2 F C Casay Rabach starter for Balt last year 0 Jason Campbell   23 Rock Cartwright   20 Taylor Jacobs   27     Indianapolis C, C, D   SEA A @TB C NYG D
DC Greg Blache 2
Gregg Williams 2
31 RG Randy Thomas starter 03 0             James Thrash     John Hall   Tampa Bay C, C, D 14 @DEN A OAK B @PHI B
ST Danny Smith 2 30 RT Jon Jansen starter 99 0             Darnerien Mccants     Jeff Chandler   Dallas C, D, D   @KC A SD B bye 3
   
COACHES COLOR CODING PLAYERS COLOR CODING DEFENSE NOTES  
   
  Veteran coach (number in parentheses is years in that role with team)   Returning starter Committee column teams are my best matches for a DTBC  
  With the team last year in a different role   Former backup or changed position (Defensive Team by Committee)
  New to the team this year   New to the team this year 14-16 = fantasy playoff opponents offensive grades DTBC  
  Rookie The last number in the SOS column is defensive rank  
TEAM GRADING KEY   Nursing injury or coming off  rehab, expected to play      based on my grades for opposing offenses
D   Injured, expected to or definitely will miss games    
46   Holdout, legal problems, or in the coaches doghouse    
F    
31 ADP  Average Draft Position: based on 12 team league; from Antsports.com    
30    
SOS  Stength of Schedule: from Ultimate SOS by our very own Clayton Gray    
3 rank for entire season (low number equals easy schedule)    
20 rank for first five games    
22 rank for last five games