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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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53 comments, Last at 02 Feb 2017, 9:21pm by Damon

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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57 comments, Last at 27 Jan 2017, 10:41am by SandyRiver

21 Jan 2017, 04:14pm by Vincent Verhei

Colts Fire GM Ryan Grigson

"Colts have relieved GM Ryan Grigson of his duties, league source tells ESPN."

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64 comments, Last at 29 Jan 2017, 7:32am by RobotBoy

19 Jan 2017, 02:03pm by Vincent Verhei

Michael Thomas and the Rookie Wide Receiver DYAR Record

This went totally under the radar, but Saints receiver Michael Thomas set a rookie wide receiver record for receiving DYAR this year. (Click to read more.)

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10 comments, Last at 25 Jan 2017, 10:04pm by Raiderjoe

16 Jan 2017, 05:47pm by Vincent Verhei

Divisional Round Quick Reads

Brock Osweiler did against New England what Brock Osweiler often did all year -- which is something we have rarely seen in the NFL before this season.

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103 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2017, 9:51pm by doktarr

13 Jan 2017, 05:28pm by Vincent Verhei

NFC Divisional Round Playoff Preview 2017

In Week 6, the Seahawks beat the Falcons, while the Cowboys defeated the Packers. We'll get a rematch of both games this weekend, hopefully with all the excitement (and none of the controversy) as that Atlanta-Seattle showdown.

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12 comments, Last at 15 Jan 2017, 8:55am by big10freak

13 Jan 2017, 04:10pm by Vincent Verhei

NFL Moves PIT-KC Playoff Game to 8:20 EST

The Pittsburgh Steelers playoff game in Kansas City this Sunday has been moved from a 1:05 p.m. EST kickoff to 8:20 p.m. EST due to an ice storm that is expected to hit the region that morning.

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13 comments, Last at 15 Jan 2017, 11:14am by RobotBoy

11 Jan 2017, 05:35pm by Vincent Verhei

Bills Hiring Sean McDermott as Head Coach

It's not official yet, but all signs point to the Buffalo Bills hiring Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott as head coach.

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6 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2017, 4:32pm by mjb

09 Jan 2017, 04:19pm by Vincent Verhei

Wild-Card Quick Reads

Aaron Rodgers led the Packers to a comeback win over the Giants after playing some very bad football in the game's early stages. Has that been a pattern for him this season?

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7 comments, Last at 10 Jan 2017, 2:11pm by Dan

06 Jan 2017, 08:44pm by Vincent Verhei

NFC Wild Card Playoff Preview 2017

The NFC wild-card round is not hurting for star power, not with former Super Bowl champion quarterbacks like Eli Manning, Aaron Rodgers, and Russell Wilson. And then there's Matt Stafford, who is still searching for his first playoff win.

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21 comments, Last at 09 Jan 2017, 10:52am by DisplacedPackerFan