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Patriots Extend Playoff Run To Eight

Jan 1, 2017; Miami Gardens, FL, USA;  New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) walks off of the field during the second half of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins at Hard Rock Stadium. The Patriots won 35-14. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

The  New England Patriots will make a postseason appearance for the eighth consecutive year, alongside the Green Bay Packers (10-6). Both teams finished on top of their division, in route to their playoff streaks extending to a franchise high. Another Year, Another Dominant Regular Season Around this time of the year, …

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What Does the Future Hold for the Oakland Raiders?

Jan 7, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Oakland Raiders wide receiver Andre Holmes (18) is tackled by Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph (24) during the fourth quarter of the AFC Wild Card playoff football game at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The Oakland Raiders completed their 2016 season with a 12-4 record. The team did make a turnaround, as they made it to the playoffs for the first time in 14 long years. Oakland’s quarterback, Derek Carr, suffered a broken fibula in his right leg in the regular season, which was a disappointment …

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The Uncertain Future of the New York Giants

Jan 8, 2017; Green Bay, WI, USA; New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham (13) is tackled by Green Bay Packers strong safety Micah Hyde (33) during the first quarter in the NFC Wild Card playoff football game at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

Odell Meltdown or Giant Collapse? Following the New York Giants’ 38-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Wild Card round, wide receiver Odell Beckham was reportedly seen punching a wall inside Lambeau Field by a grounds crew worker.  This most recent outburst follows the pattern of Beckham acting …

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NFC Wild Card Preview: Lions Visit Seattle

Oct 5, 2015; Seattle, WA, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) runs for yards after the catch against Seattle Seahawks cornerback Cary Williams (26) during the fourth quarter at CenturyLink Field. Johnson fumbled on the play shy of the goal line. Seattle defeated Detroit, 13-10. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

NFC Wild Card Football kicks off this weekend in Seattle with the Detroit Lions and the Seahawks.  Saturday’s match up could be a tale of history, home field advantage, and quarterback play. History The Lions are overwhelmingly inexperienced in the postseason.  Detroit has only made two playoff appearances since 1999 and …

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