Playoffs

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Running back Jamaal Charles #25 of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrates with fans following the Chiefs 45-10 win over the Washington Redskins at FedExField on December 8, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

2013 Chiefs Turnaround Symbolic Of NFL’s Unpredictability

Only in the NFL is it regularly possible for the worst team in the league one year to turn around and rise to the top the next year, and that’s just what the Kansas City Chiefs did during a very successful 2013 season.

01/06/2014

GREEN BAY, WI - JANUARY 05: Frank Gore #21 of the San Francisco 49ers runs the ball against the Green Bay Packers during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 5, 2014 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

An Icy End: 49ers Beat Packers With Last-Second Field Goal

The Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers fought battle down to the wire on Sunday, but the Niners were able to eke out the win. Here’s how the Packers fared in their final game of the season.

01/06/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - JANUARY 05: Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers walks off the field after defeating the Cincinnati Bengals 27-10 in a Wild Card Playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium on January 5, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Chargers Upset Bengals, Set Sights On Old Rival: Denver Broncos

There are times when being a sizable underdog actually come in handy. The Chargers take advantage of their underdog status and blaze into Cincinnati, defeating the Bengals 27-10.

01/06/2014

SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 22: Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates with free safety Earl Thomas #29 after making an interception against the Arizona Cardinals at CenturyLink Field on December 22, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks Legion Of Boom Goes All-Pro

While the Wild Card weekend was technically an off week for the Seattle Seahawks, it wasn’t a quiet week regarding team news as the ‘Hawks saw a number of players selected for All-Pro honors this season.

01/06/2014

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Snake-Bit Chiefs Fall Short As Defense Fails Repeatedly In Second-Half Collapse

The Kansas City Chiefs lost an eighth-straight postseason game on Saturday, losing 45-44 to the Indianapolis Colts after holding a 28-point lead in the third quarter.

01/05/2014

GREEN BAY, WI - NOVEMBER 24: Clay Matthews #52 of the Green Bay Packers rushes against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field on November 24, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Vikings and the Packers tied 26-26 after overtime.(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Packers Face Injury Questions On Defense

The Green Bay Packers have had trouble stopping the 49ers in their last two meetings. Now they have to try and beat them in the playoffs while facing injury issues on defense.

01/03/2014

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Ravens Clear Out Lockers Earlier Than Usual

The Baltimore Ravens went from Super to mediocre in 2013, finishing 8-8 following an offseason in which the NFL champions shuffled the roster because of salary-cap concerns.

12/30/2013

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Ravens/Patriots Match Has Postseason Potentially At Stake

Tom Brady leads his Patriots into a road showdown with Baltimore.

12/22/2013

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Towson Tigers Hope To Earn Their Stripes In Football Quarterfinals

The Towson Tigers are on top. The football team is on its way to Illinois to take on the Eastern Illinois Panthers in the college football subdivision playoffs.

12/12/2013

Minnesota Vikings 21 - Chicago Bears 14

Ravens Can’t Relax Against Vikings, Peterson

The Baltimore Ravens are coming off an emotional victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. So it wouldn’t be a stretch to expect the defending Super Bowl champions to experience a letdown at home Sunday against the struggling Minnesota Vikings.

12/07/2013

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Ravens In Control For 2nd Wild Card Slot In AFC

After all they’ve been through this season, the Baltimore Ravens are right where they need to be with four games left on the schedule.

12/02/2013

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Ravens, Niners Need To Get Going Now

Right about now, the Ravens and 49ers should be in the midst of their spurts toward a second straight meeting in the Super Bowl.
They’d better make their turnarounds long and powerful, because both have hit the skids.

11/23/2013

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