NFC Articles

Ezekiel Elliott
The hottest team in the NFL meets the best in the NFC as the Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys hook up in the postseason once again for what should be an epic clash at AT&T Stadium.   The Pack enter as winners of their last seven...
Bryan Fischer
5 days ago
Matt Ryan
It’s rematch time in the NFC Divisional Round of the playoffs as the Seattle Seahawks will head to the Georgia Dome to take on the Atlanta Falcons. These two clubs met earlier this season back in Week 6 at CenturyLink Field with the...
Scott Whittum
6 days ago
Eli Manning
The Giants’ playoff path, starting Sunday against the Packers carries with it a bit of déjà vu. During their last two Super Bowl runs, in 2007 and ’11, they entered as one of the NFC’s bottom three seeds. Multiple road wins were...
Tom Bowles
1 week ago
Russell Wilson
The Seattle Seahawks secured their fifth straight season of 10 or more regular-season wins with a 25-23 victory over the San Francisco 49ers last Sunday. This puts Seattle in elite company with Green Bay and New England as the only two other NFL...
Scott Whittum
1 week ago
Kirk Cousins
The Redskins may not have won back-to-back NFC titles, but few scenarios shape up better than Sunday’s tilt against the Giants. Their opponent, locked into the No. 5 seed in the NFC bracket has nothing to play for. Meanwhile a Washington win...
Tom Bowles
2 weeks ago
Matthew Stafford
The NFC North and a guaranteed spot in the playoffs are on the line as bitter division rivals Detroit and Green Bay clash to close out the 2016 regular season. The two teams enter heading in vastly different directions, as the Lions have lost two...
Bryan Fischer
2 weeks ago
Matt Ryan
Despite the Saints’ two-game winning streak, their slim hopes for a wild card spot died before last week’s kickoff of their eventual home victory over Tampa Bay. Instead, New Orleans will spend the first day of 2017 trying to deny its...
John La Fleur
2 weeks ago
Matthew Stafford
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford returns to the metroplex he grew up in for a “Monday Night Football” clash with the Dallas Cowboys that will have an impact on the postseason picture for the visitors and could serve as a...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
Sam Bradford
Back in Week 2, Minnesota defeated Green Bay 17-14 in the first game played in brand-new U.S. Bank Stadium. That victory was part of the Vikings’ impressive 5-0 start and gave them an early two-game lead over the Packers.   Fast-...
Mark Ross
3 weeks ago
Richard Sherman
The soap opera that is the Seattle Seahawks continues to be the gift that keeps gives on giving during this holiday season. On the field, Seattle took care of business against the Los Angeles Rams last Thursday night at CenturyLink Field, as they...
Scott Whittum
3 weeks ago
Mike Evans
Despite New Orleans’ victory in Arizona last Sunday, Atlanta’s victory over San Francisco ended the Saints hopes of winning the NFC South. They still have a mathematical shot a wild card, but need to win their final two games and hope...
John La Fleur
3 weeks ago
Odell Beckham Jr.
Only one team, the New York Giants, can stop the Dallas Cowboys from capturing the No. 1 seed in the NFC. The chances are slim – it would take a 2-0 finish combined with two straight Cowboys losses – but the Giants (10-4) are finishing...
Tom Bowles
3 weeks ago
Kirk Cousins
Washington won the NFC East last year at 9-7. A victory Monday night against the Carolina would put the Redskins at 8-5-1 and with two more chances to match or surpass last year’s win total.   But this year, that’s only good...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Dak Prescott
A huge clash awaits this weekend on “Sunday Night Football” as a potential playoff preview comes to AT&T Stadium when the red-hot Tampa Bay Buccaneers take on a Dallas Cowboys squad looking to rebound. In addition to matching two...
Bryan Fischer
1 month ago
Vic Beasley Jr.
The Atlanta Falcons are finally living up to their potential. After the final two seasons of the Mike Smith era ended in a total of 10 wins, the Falcons showed signs of improvement last season under Dan Quinn going 8-8. But still, it seemed like...
Jake Rose
1 month ago
Drew Brees
The Saints are plummeting toward their third straight non-winning season. They have dropped four of their last five games. While the defense improved in keeping opponents at 28 or fewer points per game in the last eight, the offense has been...
John La Fleur
1 month ago
Matthew Stafford
The Giants have gone 19-29 the last three seasons. The Lions? They’ve had just two winning seasons since 1998. New York made head coaching change during the offseason while Detroit, coming off of a 7-9 campaign strongly considered it....
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Russell Wilson
Well, at least it isn’t another trip to Lambeau Field on tap for the Seattle Seahawks as they return to the friendly confines of CenturyLink Field to take on the Los Angeles Rams. Last Sunday’s trip to Green Bay was one that the...
Scott Whittum
1 month ago
Eli Manning
The Cowboys (11-1) have proved all season long they’re for real. Sunday marks a chance for the Giants (8-4) to do the same.   Ben McAdoo’s club has clung to its best win, a 20-19 squeaker over the Cowboys in the season opener....
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Aaron Rodgers
Mother Nature should bring plenty of excitement to this Sunday afternoon matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. The Seahawks destroyed the Carolina Panthers last Sunday night 40-7 at CenturyLink Field....
Scott Whittum
1 month ago
Devonta Freeman
Los Angeles (4-8) will host Atlanta (7-5) on Sunday, in a game the Falcons desperately need to win to improve their postseason chances. The Rams return to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum following an unsuccessful two-game road trip that...
Rob McVey
1 month ago
Doug Martin
New Orleans enters Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay with its playoff aspirations on life support. The Saints’ offense sputtered, managing just 13 points in last week’s loss at home to Detroit. The Lions also put an end to Drew...
John La Fleur
1 month ago
Kirk Cousins
It’s not how you start in the NFL, it’s how you finish.   Remember when the Redskins were 0-2? When the Eagles were 3-0? Both records seem like distant memories as the longtime NFC East rivals are set to meet again Sunday in...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Russell Wilson
Plenty of drama will await football fans nationwide on Sunday night as the Carolina Panthers and Seattle Seahawks get together at CenturyLink Field. The last time these two teams met was in the NFC Divisional Playoff Round in January in Charlotte...
Scott Whittum
1 month ago
David Johnson
The loser of last year’s NFC Championship Game, Arizona ended last season just one more win from making it to the Super Bowl.   Now? The Cardinals are just one more loss from playoff elimination.   Sitting at 4-6-1, one of the...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago

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