The tight end, the secret to NFL success

What do the best offenses in the NFL have in common? They all prominently feature the tight end. TMQ

Updated: October 12, 2007, 6:55 PM ET
By Gregg Easterbrook | Special to Page 2

Attention, NFL coaches: There are a couple of guys on your roster who can both block and catch. They're open a lot. So why don't you throw to them? The guys I am talking about are tight ends.

Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Indianapolis, Jersey/A, Kansas City, New England, Pittsburgh, San Diego and Washington are running offenses that feature the tight end. Who's on that list? The NFL's three undefeated clubs, plus a team that put up 41 points at 5,280 feet in Denver on Sunday, plus a ...

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