NFL Playoffs

Andre Johnson makes a catch against the Bengals. (Credit: Getty)

Houston Beats Bengals 19-13 In Wild-Card Playoff

HOUSTON (AP) — Arian Foster ran for 140 yards and a touchdown, and the Houston Texans used a stifling defensive effort for a 19-13 win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Saturday in an AFC wild-card […]


Green Bay Packers v Chicago Bears

Bears Fans Divided On Whether Lovie Should Go

Even before the Bears were eliminated from the playoffs on Sunday, some Bears fans were calling for the ouster of head coach Lovie Smith.

WBBM Newsradio–12/31/2012

Bears fans.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Strange Days For Bears, Fans

It’s all very strange — the end of a roster at the end of a season, perhaps approaching the end of something more.

CBS Chicago–12/26/2012

(Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Smith: Playoffs Are Still A Reality For Bears

Bears’ coach Lovie Smith doesn’t like the position his team is in after yet another loss Sunday.


Ahmad Bradshaw #44 of the New York Giants runs the ball against the San Francisco 49ers during the NFC Championship Game at Candlestick Park on January 22, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bowen Reflects On Playing In Playoffs

Matt Bowen joined The Boers and Bernstein Show to talk about the heartbreak of losing in the playoffs.

670 The Score–01/24/2012

Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots dives into the end zone to score a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Baltimore Ravens during their AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Patriots In Super Bowl, Beat Ravens 23-20

Tom Brady has the New England Patriots back in the Super Bowl.


Alex Smith. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Edholm Breaks Down Playoffs

With championship weekend coming up, Eric Edholm of Pro Football Weekly joined The McNeil and Spiegel Show to break down the matchups.

670 The Score–01/17/2012

Tim Tebow. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Bowen Breaks Down Playoffs

Check out this NFL playoff analysis from Matt Bowen of the National Football Post and Chicago Tribune.

670 The Score–01/10/2012

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DiMino Breaks Down NFL Playoffs

After week one of the NFL playoffs, Chris DiMino of 790 The Zone in Atlanta joined The McNeil and Spiegel Show to break down the action.

670 The Score–01/09/2012

Packers offensive coordinator Joe Philbin.  (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Son Of Packers Coach Reported Missing; Body Recovered

The son of Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Joe Philbin has gone missing in Oshkosh, Wis.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

Aaron Rodgers. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Silverman: Defense Goes Out The Window In NFL Playoffs

Here’s something that all NFL fans should understand: The best team in the league does not win the Super Bowl.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Brent Seabrook

Shepkowski: Penalty Kill Key In Blackhawk’ Struggles

The Blackhawks sit in 11th place in the Western Conference and are in the middle of a stretch that’s seen them pickup only 11 of their last 20 possible points.

670 The Score–02/08/2011

Roger Goodell

Wisch: NFL Should Expand Playoffs, Not Regular Season

The NFL owners want an 18-game regular season. The NFL Players Association does not. And, as it turns out, most NFL fans apparently don’t really want one, either.


Julius Peppers

Playoff Loss Overshadows ‘Good Year’

The sense of disappointment is actually a good thing when you think about it. It means that the expectations weren’t met. And the expectations for the 2010 season went from six wins to a Super Bowl win.


Chicago Bears

Muller: Doubters Beware, These Bears Are For Real

I am not sure what is going to be worse this week as we prepare for the showdown in the NFC Championship game between the Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers: the anticipation that, at times, will be too much to bear (no pun intended).


Greg Jennings

Jennings: Bears Have ‘Probably The Worst’ Field In NFL

Before the ball is kicked off on Sunday, every element of the NFC Championship game will be analyzed over and over again. And as it has before this season, the turf at Soldier Field is becoming a topic.


Divisional Playoffs - Chicago Bears vs Seattle Seahawks

Were The Seahawks Turned Into The Bears’ Practice Squad?

The Seattle Seahawks never really had much of a chance in their Divisional Round matchup with the Chicago Bears. From the first drive of the game it was clear it wasn’t going to be a good day for the Seahawks.


Greg Olsen

Olsen’s TD Set Tone For Game

An underdog with nothing to lose, like the Seattle Seahawks were on Sunday, can be a very dangerous thing in the NFL Playoffs.


Chicago Bears vs Seattle Seahawks

Miller: No Conern Over ‘Junk Yardage’ Given Up

There are some fans who can never feel comfortable about their team. In Chicago, there’s good reason for this as the city has a history of it’s team’s faltering.

670 The Score–01/17/2011

Jay Cutler

Lovie: Cutler ‘Was Outstanding’ In Playoff Debut

In his fifth year in the NFL, Jay Cutler made his playoff debut with a chance to play the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship on the line.