1. What Would NFL Playoffs Look Like if League Used a BCS System?

    College football's Bowl Championship Series, or BCS , has many disparaging nicknames, most of which are not suitable for consumption here. This has not come without reason. Fans across the country have lamented the flawed system since its inception...

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  2. 15 Things We Learned from NFL Week 15

    Do you feel that? That's not winter's bluster or butterflies in your stomach. The playoffs draw near. Is your team in? Perhaps you grow weary of a long season as a Cardinals fan, but football season seems to come and go like the blink of an eye...

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  3. 5 NFL Coaches Who Should Leave Football and Never Come Back

    They don't call it a coaching carousel for no reason. Every season NFL coaches lose their job. Only many of them do not find themselves being replaced by fresh blood, a young assistant or a college import...

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  4. Updated NFL Rookie of the Year Odds Heading into Week 15

    Season's end is fast approaching, and so is award season. The race for Rookie of the Year is particularly exciting this season with so many well-deserving candidates in what turned out to be a fantastic rookie class...

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  5. 15 Things We Learned from NFL Week 14

    Another week, another drama-filled Sunday for the NFL . There were plenty of playoff scenarios that all were rendered moot by the results of Sunday's action...

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  6. Miami Dolphins 2013 Draft: Midseason 3-Round Mock

    The NFL season is still in full force, but it is never too early to think about the next draft. Prospects will rise and fall, and draft needs will change as the Dolphins reshape their roster using anywhere between $40 and $52 million in cap space...

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  7. NFL Rookie Report: Grading Every Rookie Class Heading into Week 14

    Draft classes are scrutinized as they are being formed and immediately after the draft, without the rookies ever stepping foot into a NFL training room or football field...

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  8. Updated 2012 Team Win-Loss Record Predictions for NFL Week 14

    We have entered the final quarter of the NFL season, though it might seem like we kicked Week 1 off yesterday...

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  9. 15 Things We Learned from NFL Week 13

    The end of the road is nigh in the NFL . The home stretch approacheth . Week 13 was eventful in a variety of ways. Some teams bid adieu to playoff hopes while others punched their ticket...

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  10. 6 Stats & Qualities That Separate the NFL's Contenders & Pretenders

    We are entering the home stretch in the 2012-13 NFL season, and the playoffs are starting to take shape. There is still plenty of jockeying to be done, but we all know at least some of the teams that will be playing well into January...

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  11. Fantasy Football Playoffs: Who Are the Best Matchup Plays Down the Stretch?

    The fantasy playoffs are nearing for most owners, and the war of attrition that is fantasy football has taken its toll. From LeSean McCoy to Rob Gronkowski, injuries have knocked some premiere players out of action...

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  12. 15 Things We Learned from NFL Week 12

    Big-time football was played in between heaping helpings of turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes last week. The Thanksgiving triple-header went two-for-three, starting with an overtime thriller between Houston and Detroit...

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  13. How NFL's Craftiest Vets Continue to Excel in Twilights of Their Careers

    NFL careers are short. The average NFL career for drafted rookies that make the 53-man roster in their first season is 6.86 years . It is much shorter when taking rookies who get cut and undrafted players...

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  14. Ranking the Top 11 Players on the San Francisco 49ers Defense

    Dominant. If you had to pick one word to describe the 49ers defense, that would make the list of finalists...

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  15. The 25 Safest Starts for Your Fantasy Football Home Stretch

    Every fantasy season begins with a hope and a prayer. We are reasonably sure where some players will wind up when the season is done, but injuries and unexpected performances shift the landscape throughout the season...

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  16. Is Andrew Luck the Greatest Rookie Quarterback Ever?

    Indianapolis was supposed to be rebuilding this season. The Colts parted ways with their aging franchise quarterback in favor of a fresh start with another one, churning the roster along the way...

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  17. Odds of Every NFL Head Coach Leaving in 2013

    The NFL coaching carousel will continue this offseason. There will be blood. Why teams cannot inject more new blood rather than recycle failures is anybody's guess, but that is no matter in this discussion...

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  18. 15 Things We Learned from NFL Week 10

    Concussions, defensive touchdowns and the first tie in years headlined Week 10. Peyton Manning did his thing against the Panthers, but his defense did most of the heavy lifting...

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  19. Comparing RG3's Running Style to Top NFL RBs

    Robert Griffin III is an incredible athlete. The star rookie can run a 4.3 40-yard dash and throw a 60-yard dart, which has helped him get off to a great start in the NFL ...

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  20. Why Mike Florio Is Dead Wrong About Childbirth and the NFL

    News broke this week that Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman might miss this Sunday's marquee matchup against the Houston Texans . There is no injury, though...

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  21. Who Are the NFL's Contenders, Who Are the Pretenders?

    We are past the halfway point in the season, and the playoff picture is starting to come into focus. Teams are gearing up for a contentious second half, with many unexpected ones in contention...

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  22. 15 Things We Learned from NFL Week 9

    There were few compelling storylines heading into Week 9, but drama finds itself creating some out of thin air at times...

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  23. Why Holding the New York Marathon This Weekend Is Wrong

    Despite the ravaging wind and water Sandy brought to New York City this week, Mayor Bloomberg and race organizers have decided to hold the annual New York Marathon ...

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  24. Steelers vs. Giants: How Eli Manning Can Exploit Pittsburgh's Secondary

    The Steelers defense is not the dominant group Pittsburgh fans are used to seeing, but they are still quite good...

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  25. The Greatest Single-Season Performance in Every NFL Team's History

    Dan Marino's 1984 assault on the record books. Barry Sanders juking his way to a NFL MVP award. Reggie White's short-circuited season of glory. These are some of the NFL's best season-long performances...

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