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24 Jan 2017, 01:23pm by Vincent Verhei

QR Bonus: Keys To Beating Atlanta

We look back at Atlanta's worst games this year to see what weaknesses New England might exploit. Those weaknesses include pretty much everyone on defense, but is there a secret to stopping the Falcons offense?

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10 comments, Last at 5:49pm by tballgame

23 Jan 2017, 03:33pm by Vincent Verhei

Conference Championship Quick Reads/DVOA Ratings

Two more blowouts this weekend have us asking: has this been the worst set of playoff games we've ever seen? Plus, DVOA and DYAR ratings from Sunday.

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46 comments, Last at 6:07pm by Anon Ymous

22 Jan 2017, 11:50pm by Andrew Potter

Audibles at the Line: Conference Championships

Two more blowouts conclude the playing-off portion of the playoffs, meaning your Super Bowl LI matchup pits the team with the No. 1 offensive DVOA against the team with the No. 2 offensive DVOA.

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269 comments, Last at 5:55pm by RBroPF

20 Jan 2017, 06:52pm by Aaron Schatz

NFC Championship Preview 2017

"Last team with the ball wins" is a cliche, but sometimes cliches are the best way to get across the central narrative of an important game. If you like great quarterback play, you have to watch the NFC Championship Game.

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32 comments, Last at 22 Jan 2017, 1:08pm by medelste

20 Jan 2017, 03:05pm by Scott Kacsmar

AFC Championship Preview 2017

A Super Bowl berth could be decided by the Patriots' ability to contain Le'Veon Bell -- and by Pittsburgh's ability to avoid their usual defensive breakdowns against New England.

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41 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2017, 8:21am by dryheat

20 Jan 2017, 12:15pm by Rob Eves

The Week In Quotes: January 20, 2017

'Tis the time of year for playoff reactions, trash talk, free-agent prep, new coaches, new cities, and abandoned barbecue grills.

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2 comments, Last at 21 Jan 2017, 5:18am by Bright Blue Shorts

20 Jan 2017, 11:15am by Ben Muth

Word of Muth: Falcons Roll Seahawks

While Atlanta's backs and receivers have gotten most of the credit this season, Ben Muth likes what he saw from their offensive line against Seattle -- especially from the guards and center Alex Mack

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7 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2017, 2:54am by Vincent Verhei

19 Jan 2017, 12:16pm by Cian Fahey

Film Room: Jared Cook

He made the biggest catch of the playoffs so far, but Green Bay's tight end had a lot of bad plays against Dallas too.

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32 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2017, 8:57pm by t.d.

18 Jan 2017, 01:15pm by Bryan Knowles and Andrew Potter

Scramble for the Ball: A Lot to Live Up To

The NFL gets to show off four of their greatest quarterbacks this week. Has this fearsome foursome ever been topped? Your Scramble team remembers conference championships of yore, and take a trip back to their childhoods to try and find an answer.

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37 comments, Last at 21 Jan 2017, 10:22pm by surebrec

16 Jan 2017, 07:31pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 19 DVOA Ratings

The cream rose to the top in this year's playoffs, as the final four teams all ranked seventh or higher in DVOA this season.

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51 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2017, 6:08am by bigpoppapump