TALE OF THE TAPE

  1. Blaine Gabbert #2 of the San Francisco 49ers.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
    Week 16 Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers At Detroit Lions

    The San Francisco 49ers are at the bottom of the NFC West, and unless they have a brilliant offseason in terms of free agency and the draft, they could be there in 2016 as well.

  2. Quarterback Kirk Cousins #8 of the Washington Redskins (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) Sam Bradford #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
    Week 16 Tale Of The Tape: Washington Redskins At Philadelphia Eagles

    The Redskins have managed to keep themselves in contention this season even though most of the preseason publications selected them as one of the two or three worst teams in the league.

  3. Philip Rivers  of the San Diego Chargers (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
    Week 16 Tale Of The Tape: San Diego Chargers At Oakland Raiders

    The Chargers may not have much left to give at this point after their final home game vs. the Miami Dolphins in Week 15.

  4. Michael Jordan #23 of the Chicago Bulls discusses strategy with head coach Phil Jackson. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images) Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
    Prediction Machine Says 1995-96 Bulls Would Beat 2015-16 Warriors

    Predictionmachine.com’s prediction technology says Jordan’s Bulls would best Curry’s Warriors if the two squads ever met.

  5. Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images) Drew Brees (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: Detroit Lions At New Orleans Saints

    Jim Caldwell’s future in Detroit may be quite bleak, and his fate may have been sealed in the Hail Mary loss to the Packers in Week 13.

  6. ARLINGTON, TX - NOVEMBER 02: Carson Palmer #3 of the Arizona Cardinals throws against the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter at AT&T Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. Sam Bradford #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
    Week 15 Tale Of The Tape: Arizona Cardinals At Philadelphia Eagles

    The Cardinals have been one of the elite teams in the NFL this season from the start, and there has been no significant slippage at any point this season.

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