Clutch Encounters

A look at Sunday's fourth-quarter comebacks and game-winning drive opportunities

Clutch Encounters

Clutch Encounters: Week 10
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Clutch Encounters: Week 10

The Ravens show us the real "Fail Mary." Also: Denver's historic streak ends and Florida's winless teams finally get it right.

32 comments, Last at 15 Nov 2013, 6:12pm by tuluse
Clutch Encounters: Week 9
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Clutch Encounters: Week 9

The Colts stunned Houston with another big rally. Also: modified overtime strategy, Dallas' Tony Romo soap opera, walk-off safeties and NFC powers fall.

13 comments, Last at 08 Nov 2013, 1:14pm by formido
Clutch Encounters: Week 8
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Clutch Encounters: Week 8

The Lions and Cowboys combined for 41 points in the fourth quarter. Also: history for Peyton Manning and more misery for the Steelers in Oakland's Black Hole.

18 comments, Last at 31 Oct 2013, 10:17am by JoeyHarringtonsPiano
Clutch Encounters: Week 7
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Clutch Encounters: Week 7

Judgment Day in Indianapolis has passed. Also: Jets get second chance at New England, Bengals beat their NFC equal and Ravens/Steelers bring the offense.

11 comments, Last at 27 Nov 2013, 4:37am by agen 338a
Clutch Encounters: Week 6
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Clutch Encounters: Week 6

Tom Brady does it again to Rob Ryan in Foxboro after Saints' epic clock mismanagement. Also: the Eli Manning crunch-time stats you never hear about.

12 comments, Last at 15 Oct 2013, 6:26pm by eagle97a
Clutch Encounters: Week 5
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Clutch Encounters: Week 5

An epic shootout in Dallas spells déjà vu for Tony Romo. Also: a shocking first for Tom Brady and a (future) Super Bowl preview between the Colts and Seahawks.

58 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2013, 1:23am by tuluse
Clutch Encounters: Week 4
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Clutch Encounters: Week 4

How do the NFL's 32 head coaches fare in crunch time? Also: Russell Wilson's competitiveness, Philip Rivers' record, and the near-comeback of the week in Atlanta.

19 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2013, 1:33pm by Scott Kacsmar
Clutch Encounters: Week 3
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Clutch Encounters: Week 3

The Bengals and Packers go on epic scoring runs. Philip Rivers kicks the ball. And who replaced the Colts with the (once-great) Steelers?

19 comments, Last at 25 Sep 2013, 7:39pm by LionInAZ
Clutch Encounters: Week 2
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Clutch Encounters: Week 2

It's been the closest two-week start in NFL history. San Diego traveled back to 2008, Jay Cutler sits in historic company and Ron Rivera blows his 10th fourth-quarter lead with Carolina.

29 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2013, 4:30pm by ManMachine
Clutch Encounters: Week 1
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Clutch Encounters: Week 1

Green Bay, San Diego, Carolina and Tampa Bay all lost close games in Week 1. Is this 2013 or the last few years all over again? Eight teams won after trailing in the fourth quarter to set a Week 1 record.

65 comments, Last at 14 Sep 2013, 2:38am by Anonymoises Alou