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2011 NFL Playoff Scenarios

Posted on 26 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

With the Green Packers clinching home field on Sunday, beating the falling Chicago Bears 35-21, they clinched home field for the playoffs in their Super Bowl defense campaign. Although most of the places for the post season have been claimed, there are still a few spots up for grabs, wild card and all. More

Jets’ Rex Ryan Has Seen Better Days

Posted on 25 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Rex Ryan had a bad day, like his quarterback Mark Sanchez, like the entire New York Jets team. They lost to the New York Giants 29-14, lost the rivalry, and a lot of chances in the playoff race. The Brandon Jacobs ordeal at the end stood out as another pillar of bad taste for the head coach. More

Everything Changes for Colts, Manning and Luck With Wayne TD

Posted on 23 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Peyton Manning will be playing for the Indianapolis Colts next year, and with Reggie Wayne picking up another win for the now not-worst-in-the-NFL franchise, the destination of Andrew Luck might not be as certain as it was just a week ago. More

Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers’ Nightmarish Night Against the 49ers Defense

Posted on 20 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Ben Roethlisberger and the San Francisco 49ers defense were the big stories on Monday Night Football, not Candlestick park and the blackouts. Aldon Smith and the gang destroyed the Pittsburgh Steelers, leading the way to a 20-3 win over a dysfunctional offense with a brave but hurt quarterback. More

Don’t Worry About Rodgers and the Packers

Posted on 19 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Aaron Rodgers had a bad day, and so did the Green Bay Packers. The undefeated season went down against the Kansas City Chiefs and a 14-19 loss. This doesn’t stop the Packers from being Super Bowl favorites or Rodgers from being the best quarterback in the NFL. More

Brady & Patriots Too Good for Tebow & Broncos

Posted on 19 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Tim Tebow isn’t nearly as good as Tom Brady, despite all the pre game hype. The Denver Broncos aren’t nearly as good as the New England Patriots, as the 41-23 Pats win with another Brady passing masterclass proved, clinching the AFC East on the way. More

No December Curse For Tony Romo in Tampa (Cowboys vs Buccaneers)

Posted on 18 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Tony Romo put the losing streak and the criticism behind him, not needing any fourth quarter composure to win. He threw for three touchdowns and ran for one more in the first two quarters, leading the Dallas Cowboys to a 31-15 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. More

Insulting Tom Brady by Comparing Him to Tim Tebow

Posted on 16 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Tim Tebow is the hottest name right now in American Sports, adding win after win despite the criticism of his ability and style. It doesn’t mean that the Broncos’ quarterback, despite the wins, is anywhere near as good as Tom Brady, arguably the best QB in the NFL. More

Eli Manning and December Syndrome in Dallas (Giants vs Cowboys)

Posted on 12 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

The New York Giants jump started their playoff hopes once again and ruined it for the Cowboys, beating Dallas 37-34 despite a great Tony Romo day, with Eli Manning leading an incredible fourth quarter comeback and Jason Pierre-Paul blocking a potentially game-tying field goal. More

Robert Griffin is an Unconventional but Deserving Heisman Trophy Winner

Posted on 11 Dec, 2011, by in NFL

Robert Griffin III became the first player from the Baylor Bears to ever win the Heisman Trophy award, beating Andrew Luck and others from traditional College Football powers after a fantastic breakout season, leading the Bears to a 9-3 record and a top 25 finish for the first time since 1986. More