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19 Jan 2018, 09:07am by Vincent Verhei

The Week In Quotes: January 19, 2018

This week: celebration, prognostication, education, penetration, animation, and an unusually high amount of profanity. Oh, and of course: Skol!

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1 comment, Last at 3:59am by The Ninjalectual

15 Jan 2018, 07:15am by Vincent Verhei

Divisional Round Quick Reads

If this year's playoffs have taught us anything, it's that there is a huge difference between Good Blake Bortles and Bad Blake Bortles, and you can never be sure which will show up in a given week.

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50 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2018, 5:33am by t.d.

12 Jan 2018, 03:25pm by Vincent Verhei

NFC Divisional Round Playoff Preview 2018

Philadelphia is a historic home underdog, but is that underrating the Eagles defense? Or is it the Atlanta defense that needs more respect given recent improvement? Then: Sunday is the matchup between two great and balanced teams. Can New Orleans win in Minnesota?

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11 comments, Last at 16 Jan 2018, 2:14pm by Sid

08 Jan 2018, 06:00am by Vincent Verhei

Wild-Card Quick Reads

Does playoff experience for quarterbacks really matter?

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35 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2018, 6:00am by Vincent Verhei

05 Jan 2018, 02:24pm by Vincent Verhei

NFC Wild-Card Playoff Preview 2018

On Saturday night, the Rams play the Falcons for just the second time in the last five years. Then on Sunday, the Saints play the Panthers for the 11th time in the past five years.

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7 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2018, 4:04pm by jinman

02 Jan 2018, 12:18pm by Vincent Verhei

Quick Reads: 2017 in Review

The statistical stars of 2017 included the usual suspects in New England and Pittsburgh, plus a first-year running back in New Orleans who broke one record and threatened several others.

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11 comments, Last at 03 Jan 2018, 2:14pm by bravehoptoad

01 Jan 2018, 09:58am by Vincent Verhei

Week 17 Quick Reads

The best games of the 2017 season included the best game of Tom Brady's career.

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12 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2018, 10:03pm by Arkaein

25 Dec 2017, 12:07am by Vincent Verhei

Week 16 Quick Reads

Do some quarterbacks really tend to go on streaks more than others, or is it just random statistical fluctuation? Enjoy this one, folks -- it could be the last time C.J. Beathard is relevant in an NFL conversation.

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27 comments, Last at 27 Dec 2017, 11:00pm by Will Allen

22 Dec 2017, 08:13pm by Vincent Verhei

Week 16 Open Game Discussion

Week 16 brings us a pair of Saturday games -- Colts at Ravens and Vikings at Packers. Major Sunday games include Bills at Patriots, Falcons at Saints, and Seahawks at Cowboys, all with major playoff ramifications, plus Browns at Bears as Cleveland is running out of chances to avoid 0-16. And then we get a pair of games on Christmas Day: Steelers at Texans and Raiders at Eagles. God bless us, everyone.

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89 comments, Last at 26 Dec 2017, 4:23pm by milo

21 Dec 2017, 01:33am by Vincent Verhei

Rams Place Greg Zuerlein on IR

Most kicker injuries wouldn't warrant an Extra Point. Greg Zuerlein isn't most kickers.

The Los Angeles Rams have placed Zuerlein on injured reserve with a herniated disc. His season is over. Sam Ficken -- who last kicked in a competitive football game with the Penn State Nittany Lions in 2014 -- was signed as a replacement.

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11 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2017, 2:20pm by Aaron Brooks Good Twin