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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.