Here’s Durkin’s take on how the Wild Card Weekend will play out.
Fifteen weeks in the books, yet only four playoff tickets – Seattle, Denver, Kansas City, and Indianapolis – have been punched. With two weeks remaining, 19 teams are left in contention for a Super Bowl run.
Once the Eagles shift into high gear and run their up-tempo, no huddle offense, they put a defense on its heels, both from a fatigue and assignment standpoint.
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has endured quite a ride in his rookie campaign.
Jay Cutler’s performance against the Cleveland Browns personified the trite sports cliche of it’s not how you start, but how you finish.
With only three playoff tickets punched, 25 teams remain in contention for a playoff spot.
Let’s go to the film room to look at a few of the Browns pressure packages.
Stability isn’t a word that’s often associated with the Cleveland Browns.
The temperature was frigid, but the Bears offense was anything but in a 45-28 rout of the Dallas Cowboys on Monday Night football.
With four games remaining, 29 teams remain in contention for a playoff spot.
It takes more than speed and strength to play wide receiver in the NFL.
The Cowboys have been in this situation before. Win out, and they’re in the playoffs. Yet, in back-to-back seasons, they’ve fallen at the finish line.
If there’s such a thing as earning a loss, the Bears did just that.
Entering Week 13, 24 teams remain in or within one game of a playoff bid.
For the second straight week, the Bears came out flat, except this time there was no comeback.
Heading into Week 12, 23 teams are either in or within one game of a playoff bid. A marquee matchup between two old foes is rekindled on Sunday night.
Nine weeks ago, Rams rookie running back Zac Stacy was a healthy scratch.
While the pace may be glacial, the Rams are making progress.
The Bears weathered the storm, literally and figuratively, in a 23-20 marathon win over the Baltimore Ravens.
Ten weeks in the books and 23 teams remain in or within one-and-a-half games of a playoff bid. Week 11 is highlighted by two marquee, prime time matchups.