NFC Articles

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
Matthew Stafford
On Thanksgiving Day, Detroit (7-4) pulled out yet another come-from-behind victory to grab first place in the NFC North. The Lions have won six of their last seven and every game this season has been decided by seven points or less.   This...
John La Fleur
1 month ago
Sam Bradford
One could forgive Minnesota head coach Mike Zimmer if, while watching film of the Cowboys this week, he shakes his head and thinks “That should be us.” After all, the Cowboys are running roughshod over the NFL at 10-1 executing a...
John Gworek
1 month ago
Monday night’s matchup between Green Bay and Philadelphia serves as a virtual playoff elimination game for the Packers. A loss leaves them three games out of the NFC North lead with five to play and 2.5 games behind the Redskins for the...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Jameis Winston
A sneaky-good matchup is on tap for late Sunday afternoon at Raymond James Stadium as the Seattle Seahawks will travel east to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Seahawks (7-2-1) came off of a very physical contest with the Philadelphia Eagles...
Scott Whittum
1 month ago
Julio Jones
The Atlanta Falcons (6-4) will host the Arizona Cardinals (4-5-1) on Sunday in a crucial NFC showdown between two teams in desperate need of a win. The Falcons return from their bye week looking to regroup following a rough stretch that...
Rob McVey
2 months ago
Sam Bradford
It’s been a drought-busting season throughout major sports. The Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA Finals, bringing Cleveland its first title since 1964. The Chicago Cubs ended their historic 108-year run without a championship by winning the...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
Dak Prescott
It’s an annual tradition across the country on Thanksgiving. Turkey. Pumpkin Pie. The Dallas Cowboys.   While past editions of the NFL's Turkey Day games have featured some mediocre (at best) squads, this year’s matchups...
Bryan Fischer
2 months ago
Aaron Rodgers
A three-game losing streak for Green Bay? During head coach Mike McCarthy’s tenure, such a slump was once deemed unthinkable. But that’s their reality in 2016, a Packers team that seems to be struggling with issues as basic as...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
Richard Sherman
Fresh off their biggest wins of the season, the Philadelphia Eagles head west to take on the red-hot Seattle Seahawks in an NFC tussle that will have plenty of playoff implications down the road for both teams. While each squad is on the opposite...
Bryan Fischer
2 months ago
New Orleans enters Thursday night's game following a crushing defeat at home. Victory seemed nearly secured following Drew Brees’ 32-yard touchdown pass to Brandin Cooks to tie the score with less than a minute and a half remaining....
John La Fleur
2 months ago
Carson Palmer
Arizona returns from a much-needed bye week, as the defending NFC West champions currently sit at 3-4-1 on the season. The Cardinals have been a roller-coaster ride of a team to watch as they have had flashes of brilliance along with some very...
Scott Whittum
2 months ago
Matt Ryan
It’s not how you start; it’s how you finish. The Atlanta Falcons, in their second year under head coach Dan Quinn have learned that the hard way. Last year, a surprise 6-3 start became a frustrating 8-8 ending. This team squandered a...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
Drew Brees
The Saints (3-4) march into this contest, having won three of their last four games.  All four of those contests had close finishes. They have won or lost every game this season except for one by six points or fewer.   In contrast, the...
John La Fleur
2 months ago
Cam Newton
The Los Angeles Rams (3-4) return home to the Coliseum for the first time since Week 5 for a cross-divisional matchup against the defending NFC champion Carolina Panthers. The Rams opened the season on a sour note with an embarrassing 28-0...
Rob McVey
2 months ago
Eli Manning
Week 9 of the regular season marks the NFL’s halfway point. The Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants will be playing the eighth game of their respective 16-game schedules this Sunday with both teams already having their bye. It feels a...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
Jameis Winston
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (3-4) entered Week 8 riding a two-game winning streak, trailing Atlanta by just a half game in the NFC South. The Buccaneers were unable to capitalize, losing 30-24 in overtime to the Raiders at home.   Conversely...
Rob McVey
2 months ago
Jay Cutler
On paper, this looks like a Monday night mismatch. The Minnesota Vikings and the NFL’s best defense invade Soldier Field tied for the best record in the NFC. The host Chicago Bears are tied for the NFC’s worst record and are already...
John Gworek
2 months ago
It’s been a few weeks since a primetime matchup has truly deserved a lot of hype in the NFL but the upcoming “Sunday Night Football” game has changed that equation in a big way by pitting two of the biggest surprises in the NFC...
Bryan Fischer
2 months ago
Matt Ryan
The 4-3 Atlanta Falcons seemed to have everything going their way early in the season. They started out 4-1, had a pair of signature wins (vs. Carolina, at Denver) under their belt and were in complete control of the NFC South. Despite continued...
Rob McVey
2 months ago
Cam Newton
Two of the most disappointing teams in the NFL this season will square off on Sunday afternoon at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte as the Arizona Cardinals will take on the Carolina Panthers. This will be a rematch of the NFC Championship...
Scott Whittum
2 months ago
Russell Wilson
The NFC Championship Game has had at least one NFC West team in it for six straight seasons and many pundits expected that steak to continue this year given the strength of both the Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks. Through the first third...
Bryan Fischer
3 months ago
Colin Kaepernick
When Dirk Koetter took over as head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers he talked about changing the culture within the organization. So far it has a been a bit of a challenge for Koetter to really get that rolling this season as the Buccaneers are...
Scott Whittum
3 months ago
Sam Bradford
Two months ago, Carson Wentz was sitting out the rest of the preseason with a fractured rib. The quarterback of the Eagles’ future could do nothing but watch and learn while the incumbent, Sam Bradford, fought to prove he was still the best...
Tom Bowles
3 months ago

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