NFL Reshaped by Commissioner, Firm Coaches

The National Football League begins its regular season next week following a pre-season dominated by the troubles of Michael Vick, the Atlanta Falcons quarterback who pleaded guilty to a federal dogfighting charge. Stable leadership should keep leading teams in tact. Former NFL player and ESPN analyst Bill Curry discusses the Vick story as well as the upcoming season with Steve Inskeep.



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