Josh McCown gets an opportunity to compete against the team he excelled for last year and helped him get a huge contract. McCown filled in for Jay Cutler last season and kept the Bears on track during his absence.
The Chiefs have full confidence that Alex Smith is a championship-level quarterback who is going to take advantage of defensive mistakes every time he steps onto the field.
The NFL says Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been suspended for the remainder of the season.
Detroit has some dangerous weapons on defense, but can it stop the high-powered New England offense?
The New York Football Giants (3-7) have lost five games in a row, and the team will equal last year’s six game losing streak with a loss to the visiting Dallas Cowboys (7-3). The Cowboys were on their bye last week, but actually gained ground in the division race, as the Philadelphia Eagles lost to the Packers in Green Bay.
On a day when the New York Giants (3-7) straightened out their defensive woes, the “broken” offense re-emerged, and the result was another loss for Big Blue. Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers (6-4) did just enough to escape the Meadowlands with a 16-10 victory.
At Indianapolis, the New England rushing game exceeded the passing game.
Rashad Jennings has had enough of being away from his New York Giants’ teammates on Sundays.
The New York Football Giants (3-6) actually have the same record this year as they did last season, which speaks directly to the supposed rebuilding campaign that general manager Jerry Reese undertook in the off season. This week, Big Blue lost another player to the injured reserve list, as well as likely losing another starter to injury for Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers.
New England’s injury report looks fairly benign after a week off.
Photos from the 2013 NFL Pro Bowl in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Photos of the NFC and AFC Championship games.
Maybe you missed some of this past week’s football action. Here’s a quick recap of the Divisional playoff games in the NFL.
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