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The AFC still runs through Foxboro, despite controversy

What in tarnation is a catch in the NFL? This is the million-dollar question that has footballs fans buzzing coming off Sunday’s “Game of the Year” between the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers. Trailing 27-24 with 28 seconds left, Ben Roethlisberger found tight end Jesse James for what appeared to be the game-winning score. However, the NFL’s catch rule… Read More
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A Few Notes Cousins Might Take From Brady’s Iconic Performance

As the Patriots organization rallied to win its fifth Super Bowl, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady became the first head coach-quarterback duo to win five Super Bowls together. The fashion in which it was done was the greatest display of an all-time great and his competitiveness. First, credit goes to the Patriots as a whole for never quitting and continuing to… Read More
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The Patriots Quest for Five

Super Bowl Sunday is upon us and the New England Patriots are once again vying for the Lombardi Trophy. A win would be Super Bowl championship number five, placing them second all-time, tying them with the Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers. New England is the model of consistency in the NFL over the past decade and a half, the… Read More
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AFC Divisional Round Preview

The AFC playoff field is down to four as the Houston Texans and Pittsburgh Steelers were both victorious in Wild Card weekend to advance to New England and Kansas City respectively. Both matchups will be rematches from earlier in the season, but with different storylines. Two teams will advance to next weekend’s AFC Championship game, while the other two will… Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 14

Another week has passes us by in the NFL and that means we are one week closer to crowning fantasy football champions and one step closer to the postseason. A lot of scenarios are still on the table for many teams heading into the final stretch of the season. Which players and teams shined most in Week 14? Here’s my… Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 12

The NFL product has gotten better and better over the past couple of weeks and Week 12 was not different. Playoff races are heating up across the board and more teams are inching closer to the playoffs. There were some fun and exciting games this week in the NFL. Tom Brady wins career game No. 200 With the New England… Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 11

Another week down in the 2016 NFL season. A lot occurred with two teams making their case as best in football. A milestone was achieved by a wide receiver, Kirk Cousins balled out against the Packers, Andrew Luck continued his dominance over a divisional foe and a homecoming for one of the all-time greats. Congratulations to Steve Smith Sr. In… Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 10

The first double-digit week has passed us by in the NFL season and what a week it was. For my money (which isn’t much) this week was the best week thus far in the 2016 season. There were a lot of high-quality games, with two great ones coming back-to-back to end Sunday. Now, on to what caught my eye in… Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 8

The midway point of the NFL season is upon us, which seems hard to believe. In this week’s installment of the Notebook, I discuss my MVP candidates, the possible end of a dynamic player, Cam Newton’s frustration with the officiating, another game ending in a tie and the Sunday night showdown between NFC East rivals. MVP Candidates Tom Brady: Yes,… Read More
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NFL Notebook: Week 6

It’s hard to believe, but yet another week has gone by in the National Football League. This week was dominated by the home teams, as they won 12 of the 15 games that were played were won by the home team. The three teams to win on the road were the Dallas Cowboys, Jacksonville Jaguars and Kansas City Chiefs. Speaking… Read More
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