Ballot and comments from AP Pro 32 panel voter Bob Glauber of Newsday:
BOB GLAUBER (Newsday)
1. San Francisco 49ers - Niners have outscored last two opponents by a
Ballot and comments from AP Pro 32 panel voter Ira Kaufman of Tampa Tribune:
IRA KAUFMAN (Tampa Tribune)
CINCINNATI (AP) Johnny Cueto's bad back left the Cincinnati Reds unsure who would start Game 4 if their playoff against the San Francisco Giants goes that far.
CINCINNATI (AP) Left-hander Barry Zito will start Game 4 for the San Francisco Giants if they can extend their NL division series against the Cincinnati Reds.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The New England Patriots set team records last season for first downs and yards gained.
Those marks may not last long.