Posts Tagged ‘playoffs’
Posted: Monday, January 7th, 2013 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Clay Matthews, Divisional Round, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Joe Webb, Leon Hall, Marshawn Lynch, Matt Schaub, NFL, playoffs, Ray Lewis, RG3, Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks, Wild Card
The the NFL playoffs are finally here. Wild Card weekend came and passed without too much hubbub, as three of the four games didn’t quite live up to the billing. Nevertheless, there were plenty of surprises as usual, so let’s get to the unexpected (and expected) for Wild Card weekend.
Posted: Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 49ers, bandwagon, Buffalo Bills, Chiefs, dalton, fans, green, guides, J.J. Watt, Jets, manning, Patriots, playoffs, Raiders, Texans, Tony Gonzalez
Have the NFL playoffs started with your favorite team left out in the cold? Well, have no fear. You can shamelessly join the bandwagon of one of the 12 remaining teams in the playoffs. Not sure who you want to be a fan of for the next month? No worries, you can follow our easy-to-use guide for choosing your new favorite team. Welcome to bandwagon fandom. All aboard!
Posted: Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 | Alex Gelhar Tags: bandwagon, Dallas Cowboys, diehard, Green Bay Packers, NFL, NFL fans, Pittsburgh Steelers, playoffs, San Francisco 49ers, stats, Tim Tebow
In preparation for the postseason, I present you a list of the five most annoying types of NFL fans you probably encountered this season.
Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Adrian Peterson, challenge flag, Chuck Pagaon, ChuckStrong, Eric Dickerson, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jordy Nelson, Kansas City Chiefs, Mike McCarthy, Monkeys riding dogs, New York Giants, playoffs, Tennessee Titans
It’s week 17, and the NFL regular season is in the books save for the NFC East title game happening in Washington right now. Rather than wait for that game to be decided, let’s take a look at the unexpected (and expected) for week 17.
Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Charles Tillman, Mikel Leshoure, Tim Jennings, Brandon Marshall, Calvin Johnson, Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions, Jay Cutler, Madden Curse, Matthew Stafford, playoffs
Week 17 has finally arrived. The Detroit Lions will not be returning to the playoffs, and since Calvin Johnson has already claimed the record for receiving yards in a single, the Lions looked to play spoiler to the playoff hopes of their division rival Chicago Bears.
Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Blair Walsh, Bruce Arians, Calvin Johnson, Cam Newton, Chuck Pagaon, Green Bay Packers, Greg McElroy, Indianapolis Colts, Jerry Rice, Kai Forbath, Marques Colston, megatron, NFL records, Pete Carroll, Play 60 kid, playoffs, Rex Ryan, The Holy Roller, The Immaculate Reception
Welcome to week 16, where we saw several records be broken… by kickers! There was also a 50-burger dropped in Green Bay, a real record broken in Detroit, and a heart-warming moment as the cherry on top of a wild Sunday. Let’s get to the unexpected (and expected) for week 16.
Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Andrew Luck, Arian Foster, Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Colin Kaepernick, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, horoscopes, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Joe Flacco, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Packers Bears rivalry, playoffs, Ray Rice, San Francisco 49ers, Statement Sunday, Tom Brady, Von Miller, week 15
NFL fans received a gift from the scheduling gods this weekend as there are six matchups with gigantic playoff implications in what has been dubbed, “Statement Sunday.” Once again we turned to the heavens to see what the future might hold for each of the 12 teams in the featured games. Here are your week 15 NFL horoscopes:
Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Brady Quinn, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Jon Heder, Mark Sanchez, Matt Flynn, Napoleon Dynamite, New York Jets, Nick Foles, Pete Carroll, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, playoffs, ref hit with football, Seattle Seahawks
Not sure if you were paying attention, or taking an open-eyed snooze like some NFL referees, but it’s week 14 and the playoff race is heating up as more teams drop out, and one pesky team hangs on for dear life.
Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: A.J. Green, Ben Roethlisberger, Chad Henne, Greg Jennings, Greg McElroy, horoscopes, J.J. Watt, NFL, NFL Draft, playoffs, Randall Cobb, RG3, Tom Brady, Tony Romo, Week 14
As the NFL regular season comes to a close, we looked to the stars to see what was on the horizon for every NFL team. Here are your Week 14 NFL Horoscopes:
Posted: Tuesday, December 4th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Cincinatti Bengals, Green Bay Packers, Jarvis Jones, Madden, Manti Te'o, Mark Sanchez, New Year's Resolution, NFL, NFL Draft, Pittsburgh Steelers, playoffs, rivals
So your team’s season is over. Whether you’re bitter that your team didn’t live up to its potential (Eagles, Chargers), or you saw this coming back in August (Chiefs, Raiders), here’s a list of ways for you to make the most of what’s left of the NFL season, even with your team on its way out.
Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 | Ian Rapoport Tags: Losing teams, playoffs
If you’re interested in the Dolphins (six wins in 2011), Bills (six), Browns (four), Jaguars (five), Colts (two), Redskins (five), Vikings (three), Panthers (six), Bucs (four) and Rams (two), there is historical precedence to hope for a 2012 turnaround.
Posted: Saturday, January 10th, 2009 | Jim Loftus Tags: Anquan Boldin, Arizona Cardinals, Ken Whisenhunt, playoffs
For what it’s worth, I just received an e-mail via a Cardinal that Arizona WR Anquan Boldin will not play tonight against the Carolina Panthers.
Posted: Monday, December 22nd, 2008 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Ken Whisenhunt, playoffs
With losses in four of the last five games, including two straight since clinching a playoff spot in Week 14, Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt believes his team is lacking confidence.
Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2008 | Jim Loftus Tags: New Orleans Saints, playoffs
With Thursday night’s game about to kick off, New Orleans’ view of the playoffs could come into focus.
Posted: Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2008 playoff scenarios, AFC playoff scenarios, playoffs
Next is the breakdown of the AFC playoff scenarios heading into Week 14. No teams have clinched a spot in the AFC, while the Bengals and Chiefs are the only teams eliminated.