TALE OF THE TAPE

  1. KANSAS CITY, MO - DECEMBER 8: Quarterback Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders throws a pass against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium during the first quarter of the game on December 8, 2016 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images) CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 11:  Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers makes a call at the line against the Carolina Panthers in the second quarter during the game at Bank of America Stadium on December 11, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: Oakland Raiders at San Diego Chargers

    The Raiders look to rebound from their tough loss to the Chiefs as they hit the road to take on the Chargers.

  2. FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 12:  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots gestures during the first half against the Baltimore Ravens at Gillette Stadium on December 12, 2016 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 11:  Trevor Siemian #13 of the Denver Broncos throws a pass during a game against the Tennessee Titans at Nissan Stadium on December 11, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  The Titans defeated the Broncos 13-10.  (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: New England Patriots at Denver Broncos

    The Patriots and Broncos clash in a big game for the AFC playoff picture.

  3. SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 11:  Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers breaks a tackle by Marcus Gilchrist #21 of the New York Jets during their NFL game at Levi\'s Stadium on December 11, 2016 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 11:  Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons makes a pass during the first quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on December 11, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers at Atlanta Falcons

    The Falcons welcome the hapless 49ers into the Georgia Dome needing a win to keep pace in the NFC South.

  4. TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 11:  Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints makes his way out to the field during the second quarter of an NFL game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on December 11, 2016 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images) MIAMI GARDENS, FL - DECEMBER 11: Carson Palmer #3 of the Arizona Cardinals points to the defense before a play in the 2nd quarter against the Miami Dolphins at Hard Rock Stadium on December 11, 2016 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Eric Espada/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: New Orleans Saints at Arizona Cardinals

    Two teams that are likely disappointed with their results so far meet in the desert.

  5. INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 11:  Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts throws a pass during the game against the Houston Texans at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 11, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 11:   Sam Bradford #8 of the Minnesota Vikings scrambles for yardage against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the game at EverBank Field on December 11, 2016 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: Indianapolis Colts at Minnesota Vikings

    The Colts and Vikings meet up in a battle for their playoff lives.

  6. DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 11: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions runs for yardage against the Chicago Bears during first half action  at Ford Field on December 11, 2016 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images) EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 11:  Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants throws a pass against the Dallas Cowboys during the third quarter of the game at MetLife Stadium on December 11, 2016 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: Detroit Lions at New York Giants

    The Lions hold the first spot in the NFC North and will do battle with the Giants at MetLife Stadium.

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