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The Landscape of the NFC North has Changed

This past weekend was a big one for the NFC North division. The Chicago Bears made a huge splash by trading for defensive end Khalil Mack. The Bears sent a package of draft picks, highlighted by two first round picks, to the Oakland Raiders. Shortly after the trade was announced, Chicago locked Mack up by way of a six-year, $141… Read More
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NFC Wild Card Weekend Preview

The field is set to the final 12 teams in the NFL with all of them vying for a shot to hoist the Lombardi Trophy at Super Bowl 51. The Dallas Cowboys and Atlanta Falcons will both be spectators this weekend due to first-round byes, while the other four NFC teams will do battle to determine who faces the top-two… Read More
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Playoff Implications on Thanksgiving slate of games

The time of year has finally come where families and friends gather around, eating copious amounts of food while watching football. Every Thanksgiving, the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions have games. In 2006, the NFL started adding a third game in primetime, with no specified teams. The Lions started playing on Thanksgiving day back in 1935 when the team owner… Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 9

Nine weeks down, seven to go. That is where we are at in the NFL season. There is still plenty of football to be played. This past week there was quite a bit to talk about. An NFL officiating crew once again botched a call on the field (go figure). Some teams made statements, both good and bad, in terms… Read More