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NFC Divisional Round Preview
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NFC Divisional Round Preview

Brett Favre and Kurt Warner get a chance to add to their historic legacies. Tony Romo and Drew Brees are trying to build theirs. Yet the most important players this weekend could be Beanie Wells and Visanthe Shiancoe.

64 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2010, 9:42am by ChaosOnion
AFC Divisional Round Preview
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AFC Divisional Round Preview

How can Vincent Jackson get off of Revis Island? Who's ready to join Roc Alexander on the Wall of Shame? And what was the worst pass of Joe Flacco's professional career? The answers await in our AFC playoff preview.

37 comments, Last at 17 Jan 2010, 4:49pm by Yapper
2009 NFC Wild Card Preview
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2009 NFC Wild Card Preview

In the NFC wild card games, the Eagles and Cardinals try to avoid a repeat of Week 17. At least the Cardinals know their gun has most of its bullets this time. Plus: A bonus download sample of FO game charting from both Dallas-Philly games.

38 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2010, 1:59am by t.d.
2009 AFC Wild Card Preview
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2009 AFC Wild Card Preview

Our breakdown of the AFC Wild Card matchups reveals the Jets' secret to success on offense against the Bengals and explains how the Pats losing Wes Welker could unlock the Ravens' defense.

32 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2010, 11:22am by Eddo
Super Bowl XLIII Preview
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Super Bowl XLIII Preview

Football Outsiders presents Vivaldi's "Four Seasons," as performed by the Arizona Cardinals Symphony Orchestra (Kenneth Whisenhunt, conductor). Also use this thread for discussion during and after the game.

267 comments, Last at 02 Feb 2009, 3:26pm by Whatev
2009 NFC Championship Preview
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2009 NFC Championship Preview

We know that based on their season-long play, Philadelphia was a superior team to Arizona. But what if Arizona's games from Week 13-16 never happened?

160 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2009, 11:54am by Spielman
2009 AFC Championship Preview
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2009 AFC Championship Preview

What rivalry from the past is similar to Baltimore-Pittsburgh? How did the Ravens shut down James Harrison in Week 15? And what weakness in the Baltimore D has Pittsburgh failed to exploit?

165 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2009, 4:03pm by Love is like a bottle of gin
2009 AFC Divisional Preview
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2009 AFC Divisional Preview

What did the Ravens do to slow down the Titans' defensive line? Which journeyman cost the Ravens the game? How are the Steelers and Chargers like Heaven's Gate? And which team is primed to pull an upset? Bill Barnwell explores in the AFC Divisional Round preview.

66 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2009, 8:43pm by Theo
2009 NFC Divisional Preview
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2009 NFC Divisional Preview

Has anyone noticed the Giants' pass defense falling apart? If Brandon Jacobs is healthy, will it even matter? And is there a playoff matchup with less history than Cardinals vs. Panthers? Aaron Schatz answers these questions and more with all the usual FO stats and tables.

100 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2009, 12:46am by DVOA Fan
2009 NFC Wild Card Preview
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2009 NFC Wild Card Preview

The Cinderella Falcons take on the Cardinals, who saw the clock strike midnight around Week 7, while the frustrating and inconsistent Eagles meet the frustrating and even more inconsistent Vikings. Aaron Schatz has things covered for the NFC wild card games.

171 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2009, 6:29pm by Nall2323