TALE OF THE TAPE

NFL

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    Tale Of The Tape: Buffalo Bills At Miami Dolphins

    The insertion of Kyle Orton into the starting lineup has not made the Bills a powerful offensive team, but it has provided some degree of steadiness.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Carolina Panthers At Philadelphia Eagles

    The Panthers’ season has been a struggle, and if Ron Rivera’s team was not in the NFC South, they would be out of the race.

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    Tale Of The Tape: New York Giants At Seattle Seahawks

    The Giants face a difficult logistical assignment as they go to the West Coast following their Monday night blowout loss to the Colts.

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    Tale Of The Tape: St. Louis Rams At Arizona Cardinals

    While Jeff Fisher can’t look at Austin Davis and think that he has a quarterback with All-Pro talents and skills, he is a superb competitor who gets everything out of his ability and demands a top effort from his offensive teammates.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Denver Broncos At Oakland Raiders

    The Broncos are going to have to shake off their Week Nine loss to New England, and while the pain from that loss is likely to linger, this veteran team will move on to the Raiders.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Atlanta Falcons At Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    The Falcons appear to be in a deep funk for the second consecutive year, and it seems unlikely they will turn things around under the current regime.