1. Bengals vs. Texans: An AFC Wild Card Matchup Preview

    The Houston Texans weren't expecting to play this weekend. The Cincinnati Bengals are just happy not to be headed to Foxboro , Mass. The two franchises will square off in the playoffs this weekend for the second time in two years...

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  2. Tennessee Titans Get a B+ for Their 2012 Draft After 1 Season

    The Tennessee Titans had a disappointing season in 2012, but the early returns on their draft class have been solid. Right after the draft, I gave the Titans a C+ ...

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  3. Texans Get a New Nickname and Other AFC South Must-Reads

    So much for the "Bulls on Parade." David Barron of the Houston Chronicle says the national media is down on the Texans, and he's coined a new nickname for them. It's time for the "Elephants on Parade...

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  4. AFC South All-22 Review: How the Colts Kept Watt from Breaking the Sack Record

    With one game to play, J.J. Watt needed just 2.5 sacks to break the all-time single-season sack mark set by Michael Strahan with 22.5...

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  5. Houston Texans Get a C for a Lackluster 2012 Draft

    The Houston Texans ' already strong roster didn't get much of a bump from the 2012 draft class. Obviously, any draft can only be fully evaluated years later, but the Texans didn't get much production from the players they selected last April...

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  6. Where Exactly Did It Go Wrong for the Jacksonville Jaguars?

    The 2012 Jacksonville Jaguars were doomed before the season even began. It's not hard to trace the origins of the worst record in football. Before the first game was played, Jacksonville faced its share of problems...

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  7. Momentum Is Not a Factor for the Texans and Other AFC South Must-Reads

    Each game is its own little war. Today's article of the day comes from Paul Kuharsky of ESPN.com who says Gary Kubiak isn't worried about momentum...

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  8. Indianapolis Colts Get an A+ for the 2012 Draft for Luck, Allen and Hilton

    The Indianapolis Colts had one of the best drafts in recent memory, easily taking the top grade in the AFC South one year later...

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  9. Jaguars Interview Falcons' David Caldwell for GM and Other AFC South Must-Reads

    The Jacksonville Jaguars are getting help from an old nemesis in interviewing GM candidates. According to Don Banks of Sports Illustrated , Bill Polian , formerly of the Indianapolis ...

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  10. Where Exactly Did It Go Wrong for the Tennesse Titans?

    A 6-10 season doesn't come apart on a single play or even a single game. If there was one defining moment for the 2012 Tennessee Titans , however, it was Week 8. After a brutal opening stretch, the Titans had clawed their way back to 3-4...

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  11. Texans vs. Colts Take 2: Dream Season Rolls on in Indianapolis

    How did they do it? How did the Indianapolis Colts go from getting kicked around just two weeks ago by the Houston Texans to upsetting them by the same difference, 28-16? Indy ...

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  12. Jaguars' Firing of Gene Smith Is the First Step in the Right Direction

    To the surprise of no one, the Jacksonville Jaguars announced the firing of general manager Gene Smith. The official term the team used in their press release was "parting ways...

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  13. Jaguars vs. Titans: Tennessee Gets Win, Jacksonville Gets a Fresh Start

    Throw out the records when the Tennessee Titans and Jacksonville Jaguars get together. No seriously, please throw out the records. The Titans rode four return touchdowns to a lackluster 38-20 victory over the Jaguars to close the 2012 season...

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  14. Texans vs. Colts: Indy Proves Stronger Than Houston Down the Stretch

    With nothing to play for but everything to prove, the Indianapolis Colts waxed the fading Houston Texans 28-16 to close the regular season. The victory was inspirational for the Colts who celebrated the return of head coach Chuck Pagano in style...

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  15. Jaguars vs. Titans: Which Francise Is in Greater Disarray?

    The Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans square off at LP Field in Week 17 in a desperate race to see which franchise has a sadder end to its 2012 season. To say that both teams have been disappointing is an understatement...

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  16. Week 17 AFC South Who to Root For: What's Best for Texans, Colts, Titans & Jags

    Welcome back to "Who to Root For." We've finally arrived at the finish line. The 2012 season is all but in the books...

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  17. Vikings Reveal Cracks in Texans' Foundation and Other AFC South Must-Reads

    There are moments when it feels like a dream season is slipping away. Today's Article of the Day comes from Rivers McCown of the Football Outsiders who breaks down the Houston Texans' loss to the Minnesota Vikings...

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  18. Texans vs. Colts: Top Matchup Issues in Houston's Quest for Top Seed in AFC

    For most of the year, Indianapolis Colts fans were hoping the Houston Texans wouldn't have anything to play for in the season finale...

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  19. Jacksonville Jaguars Progress Report: Would Tim Tebow Help in 2013?

    The Jacksonville Jaguars are 2-13 and in last place in the AFC South. They are tied for the worst record in football. In Week 17, they head to LP Field to play the Tennessee Titans ...

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  20. Colts' Super Rookie Andrew Luck Is Not Pro Bowler...Yet

    The NFL announced the rosters for the Pro Bowl and Andrew Luck wasn't on it. The rookie sensation has to wait his turn behind the quarterbacks manning the three best teams in the conference...

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  21. 8 Texans' Stars Rewarded with Pro Bowl Selections

    The Houston Texans , the team with the best record in the AFC, was rewarded with a bevy of honors as eight regulars were named to the Pro Bowl...

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  22. Indianapolis Colts Progress Report: Should the Colts Rest Starters in Week 17?

    The Indianapolis Colts are 10-5 and in second place in the AFC South. They have qualified for the playoffs as the fifth seed in the AFC. In Week 17 they will host the Houston Texans at Lucas Oil Stadium...

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  23. Houston Texans Progress Report: One Last Chance to Clinch in Week 17

    The Houston Texans are 12-3 and in first place in the AFC South. They also currently hold the top overall seed in the AFC. In Week 17, the Texans travel to Lucas Oil Stadium to take on the Indianapolis Colts ...

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  24. Chuck Pagano Returns to Work and Other AFC South Must-Reads

    Press conferences don't often have standing ovations unless someone announces "free food!" Chuck Pagano 's return to the Indianapolis Colts was not your normal press conference...

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  25. Tennessee Owner Bud Adams Has to Fire Mike Munchak

    Mike Munchak has not performed well enough to retain his position as head coach of the Tennessee Titans . When laid out in plain, simple words, the truth of the statement is clear...

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