Whispers from around the NFL

Updated: December 6, 2004, 11:31 AM ET
Pro Football Weekly
  • Although Redskins FS Sean Taylor has misbehaved off the field, team observers say he is starting to play like the No. 5 overall pick. Gregg Williams appears to be very happy using Taylor as a weapon, moving him around in disguised coverages because of the rare amount of ground the rookie can cover.

  • Without getting specific, our Niners sources suspect more than a few of head coach Dennis Erickson's assistants could be looking for new jobs at the end of the year. Both the offensive line and secondary figure to be very vulnerable areas.

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