Team Grades: Poor Patriots' Effort Leads To Loss At MiamiNew England heads into the playoffs with a two-game losing streak.
Opponent Profile: Giants Look To Prey On Wounded FalconsThe Atlanta Falcons (2-2) crashed and burned in a road loss to the Minnesota Vikings 41-28 on Sunday, amid a plethora of injuries. The New York Giants (2-2), on the other hand, come into this week's contest relatively healthy and riding a two game winning streak.
Steven Jackson Provides The Falcons With A Much Needed BoostQuarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.
Top 10 NFL Players On New TeamsSuper Bowl contenders upgraded their rosters either by trade or free agency. Losing teams added talent in the hopes of making a run at the playoffs. Here are 10 of the most noteworthy moves.