Category: NFL playoff race

Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions Fight Their Way Back Into The Playoff Race

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

At 4-4 and in last place in the NFC North, the Detroit Lions certainly aren't in the best of situations. They aren't in the worst, either. At 1-3, the 2011 playoff team had to look itself in the mirror and figure out what was going on and they've scrapped their ...

Philip Rivers Believes Norv Turner Should Remain in San Diego Regardless of Finish

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

The San Diego Chargers appeared to be on the brink of an epic disaster. Considered by many, once again, to be a Super Bowl contender, the Chargers went through a six-game losing streak and fell to 4-7 through their first 11 games. Quarterback Philip Rivers was finding all kinds of ...

Bears Receiver Johnny Knox on Jay Cutler: “As far as people questioning his heart, he has one of the biggest hearts in the NFL.”

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Jay Cutler took plenty of criticism when he went down during the NFL playoffs last season and couldn't return. He's certainly not taking as much heat these days. After starting the season off with a 2-3 record, Cutler has led the Chicago Bears to four consecutive wins, including a domination ...

Perhaps Lost in the Shuffle, Tampa Bay Remains in Playoff Race

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

Amidst all the playoff scenarios heading into the final week of the NFL season, lets not forget that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are still in the running. No, the Bucs aren't the best team in the NFC as coach Raheem Morris so notably argued earlier this season, but the fact ...

New York Giants Find Themselves Lagging In Playoff Chase

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

If the New York Giants don't make the playoffs, they'll have no one to blame but themselves. The G Men had a chance to lock up a 10-win season against Philadelphia and took a huge lead, only to give it all back to Michael Vick as the Eagles clinched a playoff spot. ...

Matt Cassel and Dwayne Bowe Continue Ridiculous Run

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Matt Cassel certainly didn't flourish in his first season in Kansas City. Considered a prize pickup after his run in place of Tom Brady with the Patriots, Cassel threw for 16 touchdowns, but matched that with 16 interceptions. He wound up with a quarterback rating under 70. This season has been ...

Jerry Jones Realizes Cowboys are In a Bind

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

The Dallas Cowboys lead the race for the most disappointing teams in the National Football League. A playoff contender at worst heading into the season and a Super Bowl threat at best, Dallas is off to a 1-4 start that has many shaking their heads. Consider Jerry Jones amongst those in ...