TALE OF THE TAPE

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    Tale Of The Tape: Tampa Bay Buccaneers At Chicago Bears

    Josh McCown gets an opportunity to compete against the team he excelled for last year and helped him get a huge contract. McCown filled in for Jay Cutler last season and kept the Bears on track during his absence.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Kansas City Chiefs At Oakland Raiders

    The Chiefs have full confidence that Alex Smith is a championship-level quarterback who is going to take advantage of defensive mistakes every time he steps onto the field.

  3. ORCHARD PARK, NY - SEPTEMBER 21: Kyle Orton #18 of the Buffalo Bills warms up before the game against the San Diego Chargers at Ralph Wilson Stadium on September 21, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 29: Mike Ditka, former NFL player and coach, and current ESPN analyst, talks with reporters during the ESPN media availability in the Empire West Ballroom, at Super Bowl XLVIII Media Center at the Sheraton New York Times Square on January 28, 2014 in New York, New York.
    Does Kyle Orton’s Mustache Or Mike Ditka’s Have Better Superpowers?

    Can a mustache have superpowers? Depends on the mustache. How does Kyle Orton’s mustache stack up against Mike Ditka’s mustache?

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    What’s Worse, Seahawks’ Watered-Down Beer Or Royals’ Expired Food?

    The Seahawks and Royals deliver on the field. But they shortchanged fans at the concession booth, with watered-down beer and expired food.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Pittsburgh Steelers At Tennessee Titans

    The Steelers came up flat in Week 10 against the desperate New York Jets, but they are an explosive team capable of lighting up the scoreboard any time they take the field.

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    Tale Of The Tape: New England Patriots At Indianapolis Colts

    This should be one of the more entertaining matchups of the season, as Tom Brady goes into Indianapolis and will try to keep the Patriots on a roll.