1. Eli Manning Eclipses 200-TD Milestone with New York Giants

    With his 13-yard touchdown pass to Hakeem Nicks in the third quarter of the Giants’ 38-10 win over the Green Bay Packers last Sunday night, Eli Manning reached a couple of milestones ...

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  2. Last 5 Games for New England: Patriots the NFL's Best at This Time of the Year

    With three Super Bowl titles and five appearances in that game since 2001, and a league-leading record of 147-56 since 2000, it's pretty obvious that the New England Patriots have been the NFL ’s best franchise this century...

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  3. New England Patriots Carve Out Another End-Zone Feast on Thanksgiving

    For Tom Brady and the New England Patriots ’ offense, it was just another day at the office on Turkey Day. The Pats on Thanksgiving evening defeated the New York Jets , 49-19, with the offense scoring five touchdowns in 11 possessions...

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  4. Brandon Marshall's Unique Stat Line from Chicago Bears' Win over Vikings

    When receiver Brandon Marshall was traded from the Miami Dolphins to the Chicago Bears this past March, the Bears and their fans hoped that Marshall would add a unique element that has been missing in their offense...

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  5. Packers Look to Rebound from Sunday Night Blowout

    “Burn the tape.” That was the advice of NBC football analyst Cris Collingsworth to the Green Packers last night after the New York Giants defeated the Pack 38-10 in front of a national audience...

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  6. Matt Ryan's 5 Interceptions: No Problem, Atlanta Falcons Win!

    If your quarterback throws five interceptions, it’s impossible to win that game, right? In fact, if you look at the numbers, an NFL team that has had a quarterback throw five ...

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  7. San Francisco 49ers Defense Is the New Number 1 in NFL STOP Factor Rankings

    Week 11 was not a good week for the top two defenses in the NFL . The Houston Texans won last week’s game, 43-37, in overtime versus the Jacksonville Jaguars . The Jaguars offense scored seven times in 14 possessions against the Texans...

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  8. New York Jets Lose 2nd Home Game This Season by 30-Plus Points

    The 49-19 beatdown the New York Jets suffered last night at the hands of the New England Patriots was the second home game this season they lost by 30 or more points. The Jets lost 34-0 at home to the San Francisco 49ers on Sept...

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  9. NFL Week 12: Head-to-Head Stats You Need to Know

    Following is a look at this week’s NFL schedule and some historical stats on the head-to-head matchups . Minnesota vs. Chicago: The Vikings lead the series 52-48-1. Chicago has won 10 of the last 11 played at home...

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  10. NFL Thursday Games: Who Wins, Who Loses?

    In 2006, the NFL gave us a little extra Thanksgiving treat by expanding the number of games played on that day to three. This year’s trio of games will be Houston vs. Detroit, Washington vs...

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  11. Patriots' Offense Leads NFL POP Score Rankings for 4th-Straight Week

    The New England Patriots ’ offense last week scored on six of their nine possessions against the Indianapolis Colts . That comes on the heels of scoring on seven of nine possessions in each of their previous games against Buffalo and St...

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  12. Can Mason Crosby Cure His Slump Before It Costs the Packers a Game?

    FACT: The Green Bay Packers have won five straight games. FACT: In those five games, kicker Mason Crosby has made only six of 11 field goal attempts. FACT: Crosby’s mid-season slump has not cost the Packers a game...

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  13. Milwaukee Bucks vs. Charlotte Bobcats: A Sure Win for the Bucks?

    As my friend and Milwaukee Bucks beat writer Gery Woelfel wrote in a recent e-mail, “Better jump on the Bucks bandwagon before it gets too crowded” (or words to that effect)...

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  14. Milwaukee Brewers Place 2 in This Year's NL MVP Top 10

    For only the fifth time in the Milwaukee Brewers 44-year franchise history, the club saw two of its players listed in the Top 10 of a league MVP Award balloting...

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  15. Houston Texans Reclaim 'Best Defense' Tag in NFL STOP Factor Rankings

    With a national audience watching, the Houston Texans won last Sunday night’s battle of the NFL’s top two defenses when they defeated the Chicago Bears 13-6...

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  16. NFL Week 11: Head-to-Head Stats You Need to Know

    Following is a look at this week’s NFL schedule and some historical stats on the head-to-head match-ups. Arizona vs. Atlanta: The Cardinals lead the series 15-11. The Falcons have won five of the last seven meetings between the two teams...

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  17. Chicago Bears Are NFL's Best at Scoring When Offense Is Not on the Field

    One of the key elements to the success of this year’s version of the Chicago Bears has been the team’s ability to put points on the scoreboard when their offense is not on the field...

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  18. Green Bay Packers: How Have They Previously Performed After the Bye Week?

    The 6-3 Green Bay Packers had a bye last week and get back into the action this Sunday with a game against division rivals, the Detroit Lions ...

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  19. New England Patriots' Offense: Are They the NFL's Best This Season?

    The New England Patriots offense came off their bye week last Sunday by scoring four touchdowns and three field goals in a 37-31 win over the Buffalo Bills...

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  20. Philip Rivers: Passing Accuracy Can't Lead San Diego Chargers to Victory

    San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers yesterday threw for 337 yards and three touchdowns in the team’s 34-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Rivers completed 29 of 37 passes in the contest, a completion percentage of 78...

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  21. 10 Stats You Might Not Know About the NFL Teams That Beat the Unbeatens

    The Atlanta Falcons are the 20th team since the start of the Super Bowl era (1966 NFL season) to start the season 8-0. Two teams, the 1972 Miami Dolphins and the 2007 New England Patriots , went on to finish those regular seasons undefeated...

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  22. Bears-Texans Game Features Top 2 Defenses in NFL STOP Factor Rankings

    Sunday night’s game between the Chicago Bears and Houston Texans will be seen by some people as a preview of the upcoming Super Bowl. Others will just see the game as a matchup between a couple of 7-1 teams...

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  23. NFL Week 10: Head-to-Head Stats You Need to Know

    Following is a look at this week’s NFL schedule and some historical stats on the head-to-head match-ups. Oakland vs. Baltimore: Baltimore has a 6-1 advantage in the series...

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  24. Milwaukee Bucks: What to Make of the Team's 2-1 Start

    Getting off to a good start is imperative in any sport. Although three games may not be a big enough sample of what might transpire over the next six months in the NBA , maybe we ...

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  25. New England Patriots Offense Maintains Big Lead in Weekly NFL POP Score Rankings

    Now that we’ ve inched past the halfway point of the 2012 NFL season, most football pundits are preparing their playoff hierarchy and looking to place a team or two as the “teams to beat” for this year’s title...

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