Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

07 Oct 2004, 04:59pm by Michael David Smith

Every Stat Tells a Story: Hey Nineteen

The top storyline this weekend is New England's attempt to surpass the (unofficial) NFL record of 18 straight victories, playoffs included. We're talking so much about the Patriots, however, that nobody is saying anything about the six great teams whose record may be broken. Michael David Smith has a quick primer on these teams, their best players, and the game that broke each streak, not to mention the Cuervo Gold and the fine Columbian that make tonight a wonderful thing.

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