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TALE OF THE TAPE

Sports

  1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: Chicago Bears At New England Patriots

    The Bears are asking Jay Cutler (and have paid him) to perform like he is one of the elite quarterbacks in the NFL. When it comes to arm strength and a quick release, Cutler is certainly capable of making impressive throws.

  2. FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 16: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots reacts after throwing a touchdown pass during the fourth quarter against the New York Jets at Gillette Stadium on October 16, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. Airdancer
    Tom Brady Vs. An Airdancer, Who Is Floppier?

    Tom Brady seemed to flop in a recent Pats-Jets game. How does he stand up to one of those inflatable things you see outside of car dealers?

  3. DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 19: Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos drops back to throw on what would be his 509th career touchdown pass in the second quarter of a game against the San Francisco 49ers at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Actor Matthew McConaughey poses in the press room during the Oscars at Loews Hollywood Hotel on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California.
    Peyton Manning’s TD Record Or Matthew McConaughey’s Oscar More Expected?

    Peyton Manning broke the career TD record. Everyone knew it was coming. But was it as expected as Matthew McConaughey’s Oscar?

  4. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images) (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: New York Giants At Dallas Cowboys

    Eli Manning and the Giants took it on the chin in their Week Six loss at Philadelphia, and they won’t have any time to sit back and feel sorry for themselves in this game at Dallas.

  5. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: New York Jets At New England Patriots

    The Jets are near the end of their rope with Geno Smith, because the second-year quarterback simply makes too many mistakes, lacks maturity and appears to have lost some confidence in his own ability.

  6. EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 28: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to their game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on September 28, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Megatron Transformers
    Injured Calvin Johnson Or Broken Megatron Toy, Which Is Worse?

    Calvin Johnson, the NFL’s Megatron, is a little banged up. But is that worse than a broken Megatron Transformer toy?

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