Every year in the NFL, there are a few games that mean far more to the contestants than just a simple win or loss on the record. Games where one of the teams is playing for far more; pride, revenge or flat-out hatred.
A NFL season is filled with thrilling wins and heartbreaking losses, and often teams want nothing more than to run back on the field and redeem themselves. The 2010 season brought many such games; matchups that left some organizations with really bad tastes in their mouths, and in 2011, rematches of these games will be the marquee battles every week.
Here are 10 2011 NFL games where one team is sure to be out for some serious payback.