Articles tagged "nfl playoffs"
The Dirty Two Dozen: Patriots Offense Spreads The Wealth
Tom Brady threw TD passes to OT Nate Solder and little-used FB James Develin as the Patriots annihilated the Colts, 45-7, to advance to Super Bowl XLIX. Brady has now thrown playoff TD passes to an incredible 24 different players, while padding his many postseason records.
Final Four Proves Winning in NFL All About the Quarterback
The NFC title game pits the two top-rated passers in both regular season and postseason history, Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson; the AFC title game pits the winningest QB of all time, Tom Brady, against young superstar QB Andrew Luck.
Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts Foil Statistically Perfect Final 4
We were destined for a statistically perfect final four, pitting the most powerful teams in football according to our all-powerful Quality Stats. Then Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts upset the Denver Broncos Sunday night.
Tom Brady Now All-Time Postseason Leader In, Like, Everything
Tom Brady passed for 3 TDs and a franchise playoff record 367 yards to lead New England to a thrilling 35-31 win over the Baltimore Ravens Saturday. The future Hall of Fame QB is now the all-time postseason leader in just about everything.
Final 2014 Intelligence Index: Patriots NFL's Smartest Team; Redskins Dumbest
Smart, well-coached teams win games and win fans money. Dumb, poorly coached teams lose games and lose fans money. Dumb coaches also get canned at the end of the season. New England ended the year No. 1 on the Intelligence Index; Washington finished dead last.
NFL 2014 Playoff Seeds and Schedule
A look at the 2014 NFL playoff seeds and schedules for each conference.
It's All About the QB: NFL Playoffs Prove Parity a Myth
The league's best quarterbacks have made a mockery of parity yet again in 2014: the top 3 seeds in the NFC are led by the three highest-rated passers in NFL history, while the same old QBs dominate the AFC playoff picture, too.
Smart Bets: Mental Mismatches Abound on NFL Week 17 Schedule
But we ride the Einstein of analysis, the Cold, Hard Football Facts Intelligence Index, once again here in Week 17, looking for a big finish to a big month of intellectual excellence.
The Luxury Adult Super Bowl Onesie: You Need to Wear This
The luxury adult Super Bowl onesie is perfect for the stat-crunching, wing-munching, poorly dressed, asocial shut-in football-loving troll. It's perfect for you people, in other words.
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