TALE OF THE TAPE

NFL

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    Tale Of The Tape: New York Jets At Minnesota Vikings

    The Jets have made a move back to Geno Smith after taking the starting job away from him a few weeks earlier.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Tampa Bay Buccaneers At Detroit Lions

    Josh McCown has not been able to work the same kind of offensive consistency with the Bucs that he did last year in Chicago.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Dallas Cowboys At Chicago Bears

    The Cowboys are coming off a tough home loss on Thanksgiving Day against the division rival Philadelphia Eagles, but they should be in a position to right themselves against the Bears.

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Diego Chargers At Baltimore Ravens

    The Chargers head into the most critical and challenging part of their schedule on a dubious note.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Baltimore Ravens At New Orleans Saints

    The Ravens are dependent on Joe Flacco to play his best football down the stretch if they are going to make a run at the AFC North title. Flacco is certainly capable of getting hot and putting big numbers up on the scoreboard.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Dallas Cowboys At New York Giants

    The Cowboys have been one of the bigger surprises in the league this year, but their sharp start could go to waste if they can’t come through in games like this.