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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
5 months ago
Eli Manning
There’s a famous scene in The Shawshank Redemption where Morgan Freeman sits before the parole board and tells them he does not know the meaning of the word rehabilitated. The same truth applies to the word upset in the NFL. Many fans would...
Aaron Tallent
5 months ago
Tom Brady
Wild Card Weekend belonged to the home teams, which means the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs will fittingly feature only division winners. The top four seeds in each conference will meet on Saturday and Sunday to set up what should be...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
NFL Playoff Bracket (Updated)
Wonder no more about the NFL playoff scenarios, the NFL playoff bracket is set. Here's a quick look at which teams will be facing off in the coming weeks. (Courtesy of NFL.com)   Wild Card Playoffs take place on January 7-8 and...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Tom Brady broke several NFL QB records
Each season, NFL players do something that's never been done before, or achieve amazing milestones that only a few have reached. 2016 was no exception. Tom Brady broke quarterback records, Odell Beckham Jr. joined an elite group of...
Athlon Sports
5 months 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
5 months ago
Ben Roethlisberger
The last time the Miami Dolphins won a playoff game Destiny’s Child’s “Independent Women” was the hottest song in the country and Jay Fiedler was under center for the team in a post-Y2K world. Fast-forward to present day...
Jake Rose
5 months ago
It's playoff time in the NFL and you wouldn't know it by some of the quarterbacks that are playing on Wild Card Weekend. We'll detail it, but let’s just say that not every team playing is exactly set at signal-caller and leave it...
Matt Josephs
5 months 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
5 months ago
Khalil Mack
For the second straight season, the Houston Texans will host a wild card game. The hope is that this year’s matchup goes a lot better than last year’s 30-0 loss to Kansas City.   The Texans’ (9-7) opponent this time will be...
Antwan Staley
5 months ago
The tournament begins now.   After 16 weeks of regular season football, the NFL playoffs begin this weekend — and all bets are off. Anything can happen in the playoffs. Every team now has the same record: 0-0.   Quite...
J.P. Scott
5 months ago
Russell Wilson
This is an odd year for the NFL playoffs with so many injuries and rookies that are going to be taking on huge roles. Before I tell you where to consider putting your money, let's head to Bovada for the odds on each playoff team to win Super...
Matt Josephs
5 months ago
Aaron Rodgers
After 16 games, the path to Super Bowl LI is laid out as the NFL postseason commences with Wild Card Weekend. The playoffs get started with two games on Saturday, as top seeds Dallas, New England, Atlanta and Kansas City watch at home awaiting...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Myles Garrett
With the regular season complete the 2017 NFL Draft is starting to take shape, but there’s still a long way to go.   New general managers and coaches have to be put in place, the playoffs have to be completed to set the rest of the...
Adam Kurkjian
5 months ago
Pro Football Hall of Fame Finalists List includes LaDainian Tomlinson
The list of NFL Hall of Fame finalists has been announced. First-year eligibles LaDainian Tomlinson, Jason Taylor and Brian Dawkins are among the 15 modern-era finalists.   The list was announced during last night's Gold Jacket Finalists...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
The NFL playoffs are upon us. As the last 40 years have shown us, anything can happen... and the chaos usually begins during Wild Card Weekend.   When the NFL merged with the AFL in 1970, the new playoff format included a wild card for the...
Aaron Tallent
5 months ago
Von Miller
Six NFL teams are looking for new head coaches now that the regular season has come to an end. Some of the openings were expected, especially those that made the move before Week 17 – Los Angeles, Jacksonville, Buffalo.   However, no...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Pacman Jones Arrested on Multiple Charges
Bengals DB Adam "Pacman" Jones was arrested Tuesday morning on the charges of disorderly conduct and assault, obstructing official business, and harassment with a bodily substance.   Jones spit on a jail nurse and officer ...
Jasmine Watkins
5 months ago
Who has the first pick in the 2017 NFL Draft?
The NFL's regular season has ended. Despite a truly terrible season, there's a silver lining to the Cleveland Browns' 1-win performance. They own the No. 1 pick of the 2017 National Football League Draft, which will be held on April 27-...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Gary Kubiak
Less than a year from winning the Super Bowl, the Denver Broncos are looking for a new head coach following Gary Kubiak’s reported resignation due to health reasons. Kubiak, 55, missed a game earlier this season after being hospitalized for...
Mark Ross
5 months 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
5 months 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
5 months ago
Matt McGloin
Last week’s 33-25 win against Indianapolis was bittersweet for Oakland. Yes, the team won its 12th game of the season to remain on top of the AFC West, but it came at a high cost.   Raiders starting quarterback Derek Carr broke his...
Antwan Staley
5 months 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
5 months ago
Jay Ajayi
The Miami Dolphins (10-5) will host the New England Patriots (13-2) to wrap up the NFL regular season for both teams. The two AFC East rivals last met in week 2 in Foxborough with the Patriots coming out on top by a score of 31-24. While both teams...
Rob McVey
5 months ago

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