The 21st century isn't here yet, but the NFL is already charging into a new era. Gone are old stars like John Elway, Reggie White and Barry Sanders, making way for a new generation. So who will rule the NFL in '99? Most of the power resides in the AFC, where Mark Cannizzaro says several contenders have a chance to dethrone Denver. In the NFC, Tom Oates says many of the old heavyweights have lost some punch.
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